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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 107 83 109
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +26
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 10 32 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.71% 2.08% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 2.69% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 8 20 18
Average salary £25,500 £38,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.89% -17.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £32,350 £37,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
1172 1188 1523
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 82.83% 77.39% 77.59%
Number of salaries quoted 983 996 1379
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -29 5 £22,500 -48.57%
Henley-on-Thames - 3 £25,500 -
Thame - 1 £60,000 -
Automated Testing
South East

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) .NET
3 5 (41.67%) HTML
3 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (41.67%) CSS
3 5 (41.67%) TDD
3 5 (41.67%) Software Testing
3 5 (41.67%) Manual Testing
3 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (33.33%) jQuery
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (33.33%) SQL
5 3 (25.00%) C#
5 3 (25.00%) MySQL
5 3 (25.00%) PHP
5 3 (25.00%) ITIL
5 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (25.00%) Windows
5 3 (25.00%) OOP
5 3 (25.00%) MS Office
5 3 (25.00%) Regression Testing
5 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Selenium
5 3 (25.00%) System Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Test Management
5 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
5 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (25.00%) ISTQB

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) MySQL
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Selenium
1 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (8.33%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (8.33%) PHPUnit
2 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Games
1 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Applications Support
3 2 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) PHP Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Development Manager
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) UI Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Development Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Software Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Software Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) .NET
2 5 (41.67%) HTML
2 5 (41.67%) CSS
3 4 (33.33%) jQuery
4 2 (16.67%) Velocity
5 1 (8.33%) XHTML
5 1 (8.33%) WinForms
5 1 (8.33%) WCF
5 1 (8.33%) WPF
5 1 (8.33%) Symfony
5 1 (8.33%) FreeMarker
5 1 (8.33%) HTML5
5 1 (8.33%) CSS3
5 1 (8.33%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) W3C
2 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
1 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (25.00%) Windows 8
1 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) TDD
2 5 (41.67%) Software Testing
2 5 (41.67%) Manual Testing
3 3 (25.00%) ITIL
3 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (25.00%) OOP
3 3 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (25.00%) System Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Test Management
3 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (16.67%) User Stories
4 2 (16.67%) OO
5 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 1 (8.33%) B2B
5 1 (8.33%) MVC
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) C#
3 3 (25.00%) PHP
4 2 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Perforce
Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago