Period
to 20 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for API Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited API Testing over the 6 months to 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

API Testing
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 145 165 -
Rank change year-on-year +20 - -
Permanent jobs citing API Testing 21 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.80% 0.33% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 0.37% -
Number of salaries quoted 21 8 0
Oxfordshire median annual salary £63,000 £63,000 -
South East median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -8.70% +27.78% -16.28%

API Testing 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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,382 2,714 2,611
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 90.64% 90.14% 90.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2,083 2,236 2,084
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +4.65%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,919 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £66,250
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

API Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings citing API Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for API Testing in Oxfordshire

API Testing
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing API Testing in Oxfordshire.

Salary trend for API Testing in Oxfordshire

API Testing
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing API Testing in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

Salary histogram for API Testing in Oxfordshire

API Testing
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing API Testing within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -1 11 £66,000 +4.76%
Abingdon - 6 £55,000 - 1
Kidlington - 2 £63,000 -
API Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, IT jobs citing API Testing 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for API Testing.

1 21 (100.00%) QA
1 21 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 20 (95.24%) JIRA
2 20 (95.24%) Confluence
2 20 (95.24%) SQL
3 19 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (80.95%) Selenium
5 16 (76.19%) Continuous Improvement
6 15 (71.43%) Java
6 15 (71.43%) Scrum
7 14 (66.67%) JUnit
7 14 (66.67%) SOAP
7 14 (66.67%) Web Services
7 14 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (66.67%) SoapUI
7 14 (66.67%) Jenkins
8 13 (61.90%) Integration Testing
8 13 (61.90%) Microsoft Azure
8 13 (61.90%) Amazon AWS
9 11 (52.38%) Maven
9 11 (52.38%) Cucumber
9 11 (52.38%) Talend
10 10 (47.62%) Test Planning
10 10 (47.62%) Problem-Solving
10 10 (47.62%) BDD
10 10 (47.62%) Time Management
10 10 (47.62%) Change Management
11 9 (42.86%) Kanban
11 9 (42.86%) Degree
12 8 (38.10%) Computer Science

API Testing
Co-occurring 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 20 (95.24%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 13 (61.90%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (61.90%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 20 (95.24%) JIRA
2 17 (80.95%) Selenium
3 14 (66.67%) Jenkins
3 14 (66.67%) JUnit
3 14 (66.67%) SoapUI
4 11 (52.38%) Cucumber
4 11 (52.38%) Maven
5 1 (4.76%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 16 (76.19%) Analyst
2 12 (57.14%) Automation Test Analyst
2 12 (57.14%) Test Analyst
3 7 (33.33%) Agile Test Analyst
4 6 (28.57%) Agile Tester
4 6 (28.57%) Automation Tester
4 6 (28.57%) QA Analyst
4 6 (28.57%) QA Automation Analyst
4 6 (28.57%) QA Automation Tester
4 6 (28.57%) QA Tester
4 6 (28.57%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 6 (28.57%) Selenium Tester
4 6 (28.57%) Tester
5 5 (23.81%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 5 (23.81%) Software Analyst
5 5 (23.81%) Software QA Tester
5 5 (23.81%) Software Tester
5 5 (23.81%) SQL Analyst
5 5 (23.81%) Test Engineer
6 4 (19.05%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (66.67%) SOAP
1 14 (66.67%) Web Services
2 1 (4.76%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Computer Science
2 6 (28.57%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 19 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (76.19%) Continuous Improvement
4 15 (71.43%) Scrum
5 14 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (61.90%) Integration Testing
7 10 (47.62%) BDD
7 10 (47.62%) Change Management
7 10 (47.62%) Problem-Solving
7 10 (47.62%) Test Planning
7 10 (47.62%) Time Management
8 9 (42.86%) Kanban
9 8 (38.10%) Root Cause Analysis
10 7 (33.33%) Manual Testing
10 7 (33.33%) SDET
11 6 (28.57%) IT Audit
11 6 (28.57%) Pair Programming
11 6 (28.57%) SDLC
11 6 (28.57%) TDD
11 6 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (95.24%) SQL
2 15 (71.43%) Java
3 6 (28.57%) C#
3 6 (28.57%) C++
3 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 6 (28.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) Degree
2 6 (28.57%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Talend
2 3 (14.29%) Salesforce.com