The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 104 106 97
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -9
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 16 22 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.05% 1.22% 1.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.29% 1.50% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 16 19 24
Average salary £30,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £30,100
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £56,500 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Automated Testing
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1237 1469 1385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 81.06% 81.57% 76.60%
Number of salaries quoted 969 1277 1224
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,700
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Oxfordshire region.

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Automated Testing
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Automated Testing
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +5 5 £32,500 -14.47% 4
Banbury 0 1 £30,000 +11.11%
Thame - 1 £60,000 -
Automated Testing
South East

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Automated Testing.

1 22 (88.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (60.00%) TDD
2 15 (60.00%) jQuery
2 15 (60.00%) HTML
2 15 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 15 (60.00%) CSS
3 12 (48.00%) PHP
3 12 (48.00%) MySQL
4 11 (44.00%) Git (software)
5 10 (40.00%) .NET
6 8 (32.00%) C#
6 8 (32.00%) OOP
6 8 (32.00%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (32.00%) Manual Testing
7 7 (28.00%) SQL
7 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
8 6 (24.00%) MVC
8 6 (24.00%) Linux
8 6 (24.00%) Perforce
8 6 (24.00%) Subversion
8 6 (24.00%) ISTQB
8 6 (24.00%) Laravel
9 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (20.00%) Game Development
9 5 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (20.00%) PHPUnit
9 5 (20.00%) Degree
9 5 (20.00%) Selenium
9 5 (20.00%) Software Testing
9 5 (20.00%) Java

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Automated Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Office
2 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Internet
2 1 (4.00%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (48.00%) MySQL
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (44.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (24.00%) Subversion
3 5 (20.00%) Selenium
3 5 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (20.00%) PHPUnit
4 4 (16.00%) Visual Studio
4 4 (16.00%) JIRA
5 3 (12.00%) WebDriver
6 1 (4.00%) Selenium IDE
General
1 5 (20.00%) Games
2 2 (8.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Developer
2 8 (32.00%) PHP Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Analyst
4 5 (20.00%) Web Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Test Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Software Tester
5 3 (12.00%) Support Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Tester
5 3 (12.00%) QA Tester
5 3 (12.00%) Front-End Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Front-End Web Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Test Leader
6 2 (8.00%) QA Leader
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Software Tester
6 2 (8.00%) Senior QA Tester
6 2 (8.00%) Software Manager
6 2 (8.00%) Applications Support
6 2 (8.00%) .NET Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (60.00%) HTML
1 15 (60.00%) CSS
1 15 (60.00%) jQuery
2 10 (40.00%) .NET
3 6 (24.00%) Laravel
4 4 (16.00%) Symfony
5 2 (8.00%) WinForms
5 2 (8.00%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (8.00%) Velocity
5 2 (8.00%) WCF
5 2 (8.00%) WPF
6 1 (4.00%) JSON
6 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (12.00%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Linux
2 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (12.00%) Windows 8
2 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (12.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (88.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (60.00%) TDD
3 8 (32.00%) OOP
3 8 (32.00%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (32.00%) Manual Testing
4 6 (24.00%) MVC
5 5 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 5 (20.00%) Software Testing
5 5 (20.00%) Game Development
6 4 (16.00%) Test Scripting
6 4 (16.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (16.00%) Web Design
7 3 (12.00%) Regression Testing
7 3 (12.00%) Web Development
7 3 (12.00%) Scrum
7 3 (12.00%) ITIL
7 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2
7 3 (12.00%) Test Management
7 3 (12.00%) System Testing
8 2 (8.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 15 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (48.00%) PHP
3 8 (32.00%) C#
4 7 (28.00%) SQL
5 5 (20.00%) Java
6 2 (8.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) ISTQB
2 5 (20.00%) Degree
3 3 (12.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (24.00%) Perforce
3 1 (4.00%) Facebook
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 per year
Posted: 13 days ago