The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Automation
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 80 102 -
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 29 26 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.24% 1.65% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.54% 1.91% -
Number of salaries quoted 15 16 0
Median salary £53,500 £47,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.63% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
1140 1361 1236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 87.90% 86.63% 89.50%
Number of salaries quoted 911 1129 1037
Median salary £47,500 £48,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxfordshire region citing Test Automation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Test Automation Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Test Automation
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Automation across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Test Automation Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Test Automation
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Automation within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +22 11 £35,000 - 2
Abingdon +2 6 - - 2
Kidlington 0 6 £55,000 -5.17%
Witney - 1 £35,000 -
Test Automation
South East

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT jobs citing Test Automation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Test Automation.

1 40 (75.47%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (49.06%) Software Engineering
3 25 (47.17%) Windows
4 24 (45.28%) C++
4 24 (45.28%) Sophos
5 21 (39.62%) Microsoft
5 21 (39.62%) BDD
6 20 (37.74%) TDD
7 19 (35.85%) JIRA
7 19 (35.85%) QA
8 18 (33.96%) Integration Testing
9 17 (32.08%) Pair Programming
9 17 (32.08%) Mentoring
9 17 (32.08%) Coaching
10 14 (26.42%) Python
10 14 (26.42%) Java
10 14 (26.42%) Linux
10 14 (26.42%) Software Testing
11 13 (24.53%) Continuous Improvement
11 13 (24.53%) Non-Functional Testing
12 12 (22.64%) SQL
12 12 (22.64%) Selenium
12 12 (22.64%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (20.75%) Data Integration
13 11 (20.75%) Talend Open Studio
13 11 (20.75%) Java EE
13 11 (20.75%) Talend
13 11 (20.75%) Apache Camel
13 11 (20.75%) Big Data
13 11 (20.75%) RESTful

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (20.75%) JBoss
2 1 (1.89%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.32%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.75%) Big Data
2 6 (11.32%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 19 (35.85%) JIRA
2 12 (22.64%) Selenium
3 11 (20.75%) Talend Open Studio
4 8 (15.09%) HP UFT
4 8 (15.09%) Zephyr
5 3 (5.66%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.89%) Appium
6 1 (1.89%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (15.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 26 (49.06%) Software Engineer
2 13 (24.53%) Senior Software Engineer
3 12 (22.64%) Developer
4 10 (18.87%) QA Engineer
5 8 (15.09%) Head of QA
5 8 (15.09%) Head of Testing
6 7 (13.21%) QA Software Engineer
6 7 (13.21%) Software Test Engineer
6 7 (13.21%) Test Engineer
7 6 (11.32%) AWS Developer
7 6 (11.32%) AWS Engineer
7 6 (11.32%) Java Developer
7 6 (11.32%) Java Engineer
8 5 (9.43%) Integration Developer
8 5 (9.43%) Senior Developer
9 4 (7.55%) Architect
9 4 (7.55%) ETL Architect
9 4 (7.55%) ETL Developer
9 4 (7.55%) SQL Developer
9 4 (7.55%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.75%) Apache Camel
1 11 (20.75%) Java EE
1 11 (20.75%) RESTful
1 11 (20.75%) SOAP
1 11 (20.75%) Spring
1 11 (20.75%) XML
1 11 (20.75%) XML Schema
2 6 (11.32%) REST
3 5 (9.43%) Web Services
4 1 (1.89%) .NET
4 1 (1.89%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.89%) CSS
4 1 (1.89%) CSS3
4 1 (1.89%) HTML
4 1 (1.89%) HTML5
4 1 (1.89%) jQuery
4 1 (1.89%) React
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.09%) Virtual Team
2 5 (9.43%) Computer Science
2 5 (9.43%) Life Science
2 5 (9.43%) Semantic Web
3 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 25 (47.17%) Windows
2 14 (26.42%) Linux
3 10 (18.87%) Mac OS X
4 9 (16.98%) Apple iOS
5 8 (15.09%) Android
6 3 (5.66%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (75.47%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (49.06%) Software Engineering
3 21 (39.62%) BDD
4 20 (37.74%) TDD
5 18 (33.96%) Integration Testing
6 17 (32.08%) Coaching
6 17 (32.08%) Mentoring
6 17 (32.08%) Pair Programming
7 14 (26.42%) Software Testing
8 13 (24.53%) Continuous Improvement
8 13 (24.53%) Non-Functional Testing
9 12 (22.64%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (20.75%) Data Integration
10 11 (20.75%) Data Modelling
10 11 (20.75%) ETL
11 10 (18.87%) Cross-Platform Development
11 10 (18.87%) Secure Coding
12 8 (15.09%) SDLC
12 8 (15.09%) Software Delivery
12 8 (15.09%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (45.28%) C++
2 14 (26.42%) Java
2 14 (26.42%) Python
3 12 (22.64%) SQL
4 10 (18.87%) C
5 7 (13.21%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.89%) C#
6 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (13.21%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (35.85%) QA
Vendors
1 24 (45.28%) Sophos
2 21 (39.62%) Microsoft
3 11 (20.75%) Oracle
3 11 (20.75%) Talend
4 8 (15.09%) HP
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40,000 per annum + Training + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago