The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting 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 Scripting over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 114 98 102
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +4
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 6 27 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.39% 1.49% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 1.83% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 6 27 15
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,800 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Test Scripting
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
1239 1477 1389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 81.03% 81.47% 76.44%
Number of salaries quoted 967 1283 1227
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Test Scripting
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 Scripting within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 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 +2 2 £35,000 +40.00% 1
Test Scripting
South East

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Test Scripting 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 Scripting.

1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (35.71%) ISTQB
4 5 (35.71%) Manual Testing
4 5 (35.71%) .NET
5 4 (28.57%) SQL
5 4 (28.57%) Windows
5 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce
5 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 4 (28.57%) Automated Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Test Management
6 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
6 3 (21.43%) Windows 8
6 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (21.43%) System Testing
6 3 (21.43%) JIRA
6 3 (21.43%) CSS
6 3 (21.43%) ITIL
6 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
6 3 (21.43%) MS Office
6 3 (21.43%) Regression Testing
6 3 (21.43%) PHP
7 2 (14.29%) Python
8 1 (7.14%) Embedded C
8 1 (7.14%) ISEB
8 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
8 1 (7.14%) VB
8 1 (7.14%) C
8 1 (7.14%) C#

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Test Scripting 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 Scripting. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) JIRA
2 1 (7.14%) Selenium
2 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.14%) WebDriver
2 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.14%) Electronics
1 1 (7.14%) Automotive
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
1 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Test Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Test Leader
3 3 (21.43%) Support Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Test Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) PHP Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Tester
4 2 (14.29%) Applications Support
5 1 (7.14%) Software Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Test Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Tester
5 1 (7.14%) QA Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Software Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior QA Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) QA Leader
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) .NET
2 3 (21.43%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
2 3 (21.43%) Windows 8
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 5 (35.71%) Manual Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Automated Testing
4 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce
5 3 (21.43%) Regression Testing
5 3 (21.43%) ITIL
5 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
5 3 (21.43%) System Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Test Management
6 1 (7.14%) Reverse Engineering
6 1 (7.14%) User Stories
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (7.14%) Scrum
6 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) PHP
3 2 (14.29%) Python
4 1 (7.14%) Embedded C
4 1 (7.14%) VB
4 1 (7.14%) C
4 1 (7.14%) C#
4 1 (7.14%) Java
4 1 (7.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) ISTQB
2 1 (7.14%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
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