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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 96 99 115
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +16
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 18 24 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.13% 1.44% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.42% 1.75% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 11 23 9
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +100.00%
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
1266 1373 1393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 79.67% 82.22% 75.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1046 1217 1187
Average salary £45,000 £44,662 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.75% +5.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 3 July 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 3 July 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 11 £45,000 +2.27% 8
Bicester - 4 £48,750 -
Thame - 2 £42,500 -
Kidlington - 1 - -
Automated Testing
South East

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 37 (94.87%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (74.36%) TDD
3 27 (69.23%) JavaScript
4 22 (56.41%) HTML
4 22 (56.41%) CSS
4 22 (56.41%) jQuery
5 18 (46.15%) QA
5 18 (46.15%) PHP
6 16 (41.03%) MySQL
6 16 (41.03%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (35.90%) Scrum
7 14 (35.90%) Git (software)
8 12 (30.77%) E-Commerce
9 11 (28.21%) OOP
9 11 (28.21%) Degree
10 9 (23.08%) Subversion
10 9 (23.08%) Linux
10 9 (23.08%) C#
10 9 (23.08%) .NET
10 9 (23.08%) MVC
10 9 (23.08%) Laravel
11 8 (20.51%) Games
11 8 (20.51%) Kanban
11 8 (20.51%) PHPUnit
11 8 (20.51%) Computer Science
12 7 (17.95%) Team Foundation Server
12 7 (17.95%) Pair Programming
12 7 (17.95%) Manual Testing
12 7 (17.95%) Web Development
12 7 (17.95%) Mathematics

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.69%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) Internet
2 1 (2.56%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (41.03%) MySQL
2 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.82%) Big Data
3 4 (10.26%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (35.90%) Git (software)
2 9 (23.08%) Subversion
3 8 (20.51%) PHPUnit
4 7 (17.95%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (17.95%) Selenium
5 5 (12.82%) Visual Studio
6 4 (10.26%) JIRA
7 3 (7.69%) WebDriver
8 2 (5.13%) HP UFT
9 1 (2.56%) Cucumber
9 1 (2.56%) SpecFlow
9 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
9 1 (2.56%) Selenium IDE
General
1 8 (20.51%) Games
2 4 (10.26%) Finance
3 2 (5.13%) Marketing
4 1 (2.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 26 (66.67%) Developer
2 15 (38.46%) Web Developer
3 8 (20.51%) PHP Developer
4 7 (17.95%) Front-End Developer
4 7 (17.95%) Front-End Web Developer
4 7 (17.95%) Tester
5 6 (15.38%) Analyst
5 6 (15.38%) QA Tester
6 5 (12.82%) Senior QA Tester
6 5 (12.82%) Senior Tester
7 4 (10.26%) Senior Developer
7 4 (10.26%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 4 (10.26%) Senior Web Developer
8 3 (7.69%) Lead Web Developer
8 3 (7.69%) Lead Developer
8 3 (7.69%) Software Tester
8 3 (7.69%) Business Analyst
9 2 (5.13%) Test Analyst
9 2 (5.13%) Development Manager
9 2 (5.13%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (56.41%) HTML
1 22 (56.41%) CSS
1 22 (56.41%) jQuery
2 9 (23.08%) Laravel
2 9 (23.08%) .NET
3 7 (17.95%) Symfony
4 6 (15.38%) XML
5 4 (10.26%) XSLT
5 4 (10.26%) Ajax
5 4 (10.26%) Backbone.js
5 4 (10.26%) HTML5
5 4 (10.26%) JSON
5 4 (10.26%) Ember.js
5 4 (10.26%) AngularJS
5 4 (10.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (5.13%) Velocity
6 2 (5.13%) WCF
6 2 (5.13%) WPF
6 2 (5.13%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (5.13%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) Computer Science
2 7 (17.95%) Mathematics
3 6 (15.38%) Graphic Design
4 5 (12.82%) Semantic Web
5 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.08%) Linux
2 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.56%) Windows 8
2 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (94.87%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (74.36%) TDD
3 16 (41.03%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (35.90%) Scrum
5 12 (30.77%) E-Commerce
6 11 (28.21%) OOP
7 9 (23.08%) MVC
8 8 (20.51%) Kanban
9 7 (17.95%) Manual Testing
9 7 (17.95%) Web Development
9 7 (17.95%) Pair Programming
10 5 (12.82%) Game Development
11 4 (10.26%) Web Design
11 4 (10.26%) Responsive Web Design
11 4 (10.26%) Software Testing
12 3 (7.69%) API Development
12 3 (7.69%) UML
12 3 (7.69%) Use Case
12 3 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
13 2 (5.13%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (69.23%) JavaScript
2 18 (46.15%) PHP
3 9 (23.08%) C#
4 7 (17.95%) SQL
5 3 (7.69%) Java
6 2 (5.13%) VBScript
6 2 (5.13%) Ruby
7 1 (2.56%) VB
7 1 (2.56%) Python
7 1 (2.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (28.21%) Degree
2 6 (15.38%) ISTQB
3 5 (12.82%) ISEB
4 2 (5.13%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (5.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (46.15%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
1 6 (15.38%) Perforce
2 2 (5.13%) HP
3 1 (2.56%) Facebook
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Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + Life Assurance, Pension and Medical Cover
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Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
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Corriculo
Salary: £45,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 11 days ago