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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation 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
Test Automation
Rank 116 109 115
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 1 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.071% 0.39% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.085% 0.51% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 7
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Test Automation
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%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Automation across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Automation 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 -7 1 £50,000 - 3
Test Automation
South East

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation.

1 33 (86.84%) Software Engineering
2 30 (78.95%) Integration Testing
2 30 (78.95%) BDD
2 30 (78.95%) Java
2 30 (78.95%) Oracle
2 30 (78.95%) XML
3 29 (76.32%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (76.32%) TDD
4 27 (71.05%) SQL
5 25 (65.79%) Continuous Integration
5 25 (65.79%) Spring
6 21 (55.26%) HTML
6 21 (55.26%) J2EE
6 21 (55.26%) Web Services
7 15 (39.47%) Management Information System
7 15 (39.47%) Risk Management
7 15 (39.47%) Legal
8 13 (34.21%) WebLogic
9 12 (31.58%) Scrum
9 12 (31.58%) Middleware
9 12 (31.58%) NoSQL
9 12 (31.58%) Big Data
10 10 (26.32%) Publishing
11 9 (23.68%) MVC
11 9 (23.68%) EJB
11 9 (23.68%) JIRA
11 9 (23.68%) Spring MVC
12 8 (21.05%) Oracle Database
13 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
14 5 (13.16%) IBM

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (34.21%) WebLogic
2 5 (13.16%) WebSphere Application Server
2 5 (13.16%) SharePoint
2 5 (13.16%) IIS
2 5 (13.16%) SharePoint 2010
2 5 (13.16%) SharePoint 2013
2 5 (13.16%) WebSphere
3 4 (10.53%) Oracle Service Bus
3 4 (10.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (31.58%) NoSQL
1 12 (31.58%) Big Data
2 8 (21.05%) Oracle Database
3 5 (13.16%) SQL Server
4 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (10.53%) Oracle ODI
5 3 (7.89%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (23.68%) JIRA
2 5 (13.16%) Bugzilla
2 5 (13.16%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (10.53%) Git (software)
3 4 (10.53%) GDB
3 4 (10.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (10.53%) Subversion
4 3 (7.89%) Selenium
5 2 (5.26%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.63%) JUnit
6 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.63%) WebDriver
6 1 (2.63%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.63%) SpecFlow
6 1 (2.63%) SoapUI
6 1 (2.63%) Selenium IDE
General
1 15 (39.47%) Legal
2 10 (26.32%) Publishing
3 5 (13.16%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (63.16%) Senior Software Engineer
1 24 (63.16%) Software Engineer
2 11 (28.95%) Senior Java Software Engineer
2 11 (28.95%) Java Software Engineer
3 6 (15.79%) Java Engineer
3 6 (15.79%) Senior Java Engineer
3 6 (15.79%) Senior Developer
3 6 (15.79%) Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Integration Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Senior Integration Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Software Integration Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Test Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Java Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 1 (2.63%) QA Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Consultant
6 1 (2.63%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.63%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (78.95%) XML
2 25 (65.79%) Spring
3 21 (55.26%) HTML
3 21 (55.26%) J2EE
3 21 (55.26%) Web Services
4 12 (31.58%) Middleware
5 9 (23.68%) EJB
5 9 (23.68%) Spring MVC
6 5 (13.16%) SOAP
6 5 (13.16%) .NET
7 4 (10.53%) Java EE
7 4 (10.53%) EJB 3.0
7 4 (10.53%) RESTful
7 4 (10.53%) XML Schema
7 4 (10.53%) Struts
7 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET
7 4 (10.53%) COM
8 1 (2.63%) Classic ASP
8 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 15 (39.47%) Management Information System
2 5 (13.16%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (10.53%) Data Integration
3 4 (10.53%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (10.53%) Clustering
4 2 (5.26%) Mathematics
4 2 (5.26%) Physics
5 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (86.84%) Software Engineering
2 30 (78.95%) Integration Testing
2 30 (78.95%) BDD
3 29 (76.32%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (76.32%) TDD
4 25 (65.79%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (39.47%) Risk Management
6 12 (31.58%) Scrum
7 9 (23.68%) MVC
8 5 (13.16%) Migration
9 4 (10.53%) Data Modelling
9 4 (10.53%) SOA
9 4 (10.53%) ETL
10 2 (5.26%) Test Scripting
11 1 (2.63%) Content Management
11 1 (2.63%) Regression Testing
11 1 (2.63%) Software Testing
11 1 (2.63%) Test Management
11 1 (2.63%) User Acceptance Testing
11 1 (2.63%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (78.95%) Java
2 27 (71.05%) SQL
3 5 (13.16%) Python
3 5 (13.16%) JavaScript
3 5 (13.16%) Perl
3 5 (13.16%) VBScript
4 4 (10.53%) VB
4 4 (10.53%) VB.NET
4 4 (10.53%) C++
4 4 (10.53%) C
4 4 (10.53%) Embedded C
4 4 (10.53%) Embedded C++
5 1 (2.63%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) ISEB
2 1 (2.63%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) JTAG
2 3 (7.89%) QA
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) Firmware
1 4 (10.53%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.63%) KVM
Vendors
1 30 (78.95%) Oracle
2 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 5 (13.16%) IBM
4 1 (2.63%) VMware
4 1 (2.63%) HP
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