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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 106 104 109
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 10 16 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.67% 1.06% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 1.30% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 11
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £24,200 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £39,000
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
1251 1231 1295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 83.51% 81.36% 76.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1016 1043 1142
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 August 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 August 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 -1 10 £35,000 +16.66% 5
Test Scripting
South East

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 9 (56.25%) C#
1 9 (56.25%) SQL
1 9 (56.25%) .NET
1 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) QA
2 8 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
4 6 (37.50%) Degree
4 6 (37.50%) T-SQL
4 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
5 5 (31.25%) Software Testing
5 5 (31.25%) ISTQB
5 5 (31.25%) Performance Testing
6 4 (25.00%) Selenium
6 4 (25.00%) WebDriver
6 4 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 4 (25.00%) Java
7 3 (18.75%) ISEB
7 3 (18.75%) Test Strategy
7 3 (18.75%) Manual Testing
7 3 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (18.75%) JIRA
7 3 (18.75%) Automated Testing
7 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (12.50%) V-Model
8 2 (12.50%) Functional Testing
8 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
8 2 (12.50%) Scrum
9 1 (6.25%) MVC
9 1 (6.25%) Finance

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Selenium
1 4 (25.00%) WebDriver
2 3 (18.75%) JIRA
3 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
3 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Advertising
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
1 1 (6.25%) Local Government
1 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Test Leader
2 6 (37.50%) Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) Test Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) Tester
3 5 (31.25%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) Senior Test Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Tester
4 3 (18.75%) QA Tester
4 3 (18.75%) Test Consultant
4 3 (18.75%) Software Tester
4 3 (18.75%) Consultant
4 3 (18.75%) QA Leader
4 3 (18.75%) Senior QA Tester
5 2 (12.50%) Product Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) QA Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Senior QA Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Senior QA Test Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Lead Tester
5 2 (12.50%) QA Test Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) .NET
2 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 5 (31.25%) Software Testing
3 5 (31.25%) Performance Testing
4 4 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (18.75%) Automated Testing
5 3 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (18.75%) Manual Testing
5 3 (18.75%) Test Strategy
6 2 (12.50%) Functional Testing
6 2 (12.50%) V-Model
6 2 (12.50%) Scrum
7 1 (6.25%) MVC
7 1 (6.25%) OOP
7 1 (6.25%) OO
7 1 (6.25%) CRM
7 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
7 1 (6.25%) BDD
7 1 (6.25%) Security Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) C#
1 9 (56.25%) SQL
2 6 (37.50%) T-SQL
3 4 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Degree
2 5 (31.25%) ISTQB
3 3 (18.75%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
Oxfordshire
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Bonus, Life Assurance, Pension and Medical C
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago