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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 96 103 104
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 18 27 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.17% 1.54% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.48% 1.90% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 18 24 21
Average salary £30,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £56,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,674 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+19.06% -
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
1219 1424 1404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 79.52% 81.19% 76.30%
Number of salaries quoted 959 1276 1211
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £61,900
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +10 9 £37,500 -1.31% 5
Banbury -7 1 £30,000 +11.11%
Bicester - 1 £42,500 - 1
Automated Testing
South East

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 27 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (63.33%) TDD
3 18 (60.00%) HTML
3 18 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 18 (60.00%) CSS
3 18 (60.00%) jQuery
4 15 (50.00%) PHP
4 15 (50.00%) MySQL
5 14 (46.67%) Git (software)
6 11 (36.67%) .NET
6 11 (36.67%) OOP
7 9 (30.00%) Linux
7 9 (30.00%) C#
7 9 (30.00%) Subversion
7 9 (30.00%) Degree
7 9 (30.00%) MVC
7 9 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (30.00%) Manual Testing
7 9 (30.00%) Laravel
8 8 (26.67%) Computer Science
8 8 (26.67%) PHPUnit
8 8 (26.67%) Games
8 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
9 7 (23.33%) SQL
9 7 (23.33%) Mathematics
9 7 (23.33%) Symfony
10 6 (20.00%) Selenium
10 6 (20.00%) Perforce
10 6 (20.00%) Graphic Design
10 6 (20.00%) ISTQB

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (10.00%) MS Office
2 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) Internet
2 1 (3.33%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (50.00%) MySQL
2 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (46.67%) Git (software)
2 9 (30.00%) Subversion
3 8 (26.67%) PHPUnit
4 6 (20.00%) Selenium
5 5 (16.67%) Visual Studio
5 5 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (13.33%) JIRA
7 3 (10.00%) WebDriver
8 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
8 1 (3.33%) Selenium IDE
8 1 (3.33%) SpecFlow
General
1 8 (26.67%) Games
2 2 (6.67%) Marketing
3 1 (3.33%) Back Office
3 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (60.00%) Developer
2 8 (26.67%) PHP Developer
2 8 (26.67%) Web Developer
3 7 (23.33%) Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Tester
4 4 (13.33%) QA Tester
5 3 (10.00%) Software Tester
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Tester
5 3 (10.00%) Senior QA Tester
5 3 (10.00%) Test Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Support Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Front-End Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Front-End Web Developer
6 2 (6.67%) QA Leader
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Software Tester
6 2 (6.67%) Test Leader
6 2 (6.67%) Applications Support
6 2 (6.67%) Development Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Software Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (60.00%) HTML
1 18 (60.00%) CSS
1 18 (60.00%) jQuery
2 11 (36.67%) .NET
3 9 (30.00%) Laravel
4 7 (23.33%) Symfony
5 2 (6.67%) Velocity
5 2 (6.67%) WCF
5 2 (6.67%) WPF
5 2 (6.67%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (6.67%) WinForms
6 1 (3.33%) JSON
6 1 (3.33%) Web Services
6 1 (3.33%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Computer Science
2 7 (23.33%) Mathematics
3 6 (20.00%) Graphic Design
4 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (30.00%) Linux
2 3 (10.00%) Windows
2 3 (10.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (10.00%) Windows 8
2 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (63.33%) TDD
3 11 (36.67%) OOP
4 9 (30.00%) MVC
4 9 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (30.00%) Manual Testing
5 5 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 5 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 5 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (16.67%) Game Development
6 4 (13.33%) Test Management
6 4 (13.33%) Test Scripting
6 4 (13.33%) Web Design
7 3 (10.00%) Scrum
7 3 (10.00%) Regression Testing
7 3 (10.00%) ITIL
7 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2
7 3 (10.00%) System Testing
7 3 (10.00%) Web Development
8 2 (6.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 18 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 15 (50.00%) PHP
3 9 (30.00%) C#
4 7 (23.33%) SQL
5 5 (16.67%) Java
6 2 (6.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) Degree
2 6 (20.00%) ISTQB
3 3 (10.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.00%) Perforce
3 1 (3.33%) Facebook
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £32,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 12 days ago
Bicester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: £35,000 per year
Posted: 19 days ago