Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bicester with a requirement for Test Automation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Test Automation over the 6 months to 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Automated Testing
Oxfordshire > Bicester
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +13
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bicester 3.13% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.57% - -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Bicester median annual salary £50,000 - -
Oxfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +12.36% +4.71%

Test Automation is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bicester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bicester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 28 15 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bicester 87.50% 100.00% 95.65%
Number of salaries quoted 28 13 19
Bicester median annual salary £38,250 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.38% -15.79% +26.67%
10th Percentile £26,425 £32,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £44,750 £52,500
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -4.26% +10.59%

Test Automation
Job Vacancy Trend in Bicester

Job postings citing Test Automation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bicester.

Job vacancy trend for Test Automation in Bicester

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Bicester

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

Salary trend for Test Automation in Bicester

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT jobs citing Test Automation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bicester region with a requirement for Test Automation.

1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Go
1 1 (100.00%) TypeScript
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
1 1 (100.00%) GitLab
1 1 (100.00%) RxJS
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Deployment

Test Automation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bicester 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) GitLab
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Python Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Python Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Python Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) RxJS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Deployment
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Go
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) TypeScript
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Docker