Period
to 2 June 2020

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 2 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

API Testing
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
2 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 112 131 144
Rank change year-on-year +19 +13 -
Permanent jobs citing API Testing 4 1 30
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.30% 0.051% 1.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.055% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 30
Median annual salary £60,000 £37,500 £63,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +60.00% -40.48% -
10th Percentile £38,000 £36,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £68,000 £38,750 £65,000
South East median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% -5.26% +8.57%

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 1,221 1,832 2,751
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 92.08% 92.90% 92.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1,032 1,524 2,400
Median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,199 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £71,775
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year - +8.70% +2.22%

API Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for API Testing in Oxfordshire

API Testing
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing API Testing in Oxfordshire.

Salary trend for API Testing in Oxfordshire

API Testing
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing API Testing in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 2 June 2020.

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 2 June 2020. 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 +24 3 £61,250 +63.33%
API Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 2 June 2020, 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 4 (100.00%) QA
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) User Stories
2 3 (75.00%) Microservices
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Docker
2 3 (75.00%) Acceptance Criteria
3 2 (50.00%) Exploratory Testing
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) HTTP
3 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) SpecFlow
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Marketing
4 1 (25.00%) JIRA
4 1 (25.00%) Katalon Studio
4 1 (25.00%) DevOps

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) Katalon Studio
3 1 (25.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Python Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) QA Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) QA Automation Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) QA Automation Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) QA Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) QA Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) QA Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Quality Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Software QA Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Software Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Acceptance Criteria
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Microservices
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) User Stories
3 2 (50.00%) Exploratory Testing
4 1 (25.00%) DevOps
4 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (25.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Docker