Period
to 21 January 2019

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 21 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

API Testing
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 147 167 -
Rank change year-on-year +20 - -
Permanent jobs citing API Testing 5 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.22% 0.40% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.44% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 0
Oxfordshire median annual salary £60,000 £64,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% - -
South East median annual salary £50,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +12.78% - -25.00%

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 2,138 2,749 2,405
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 92.04% 90.58% 90.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1,795 2,246 1,884
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +6.74% -1.11%
10th Percentile £31,000 £29,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,000 £67,500
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 21 January 2019.

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 21 January 2019. 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
Abingdon - 3 £60,000 -
Oxford -6 2 £66,000 +3.13%
API Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 5 (100.00%) QA
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (80.00%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (80.00%) Confluence
2 4 (80.00%) JIRA
2 4 (80.00%) Selenium
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) SDET
4 2 (40.00%) IT Audit
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Deployment
4 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
4 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (40.00%) Talend
4 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (40.00%) Test Planning
4 2 (40.00%) User Experience
4 2 (40.00%) SDLC
4 2 (40.00%) Defect Tracking
4 2 (40.00%) Change Management
4 2 (40.00%) C#
4 2 (40.00%) C++
4 2 (40.00%) Java
4 2 (40.00%) JUnit
4 2 (40.00%) SOAP
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services

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 4 (80.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) JIRA
1 4 (80.00%) Selenium
2 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (40.00%) JUnit
2 2 (40.00%) Maven
2 2 (40.00%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Test Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Automation Tester
2 2 (40.00%) QA Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) QA Automation Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) QA Automation Tester
2 2 (40.00%) QA Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Selenium Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Software Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Software QA Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Software Tester
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Developer in Test
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) SOAP
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) JSON
2 1 (20.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (80.00%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (60.00%) SDET
4 2 (40.00%) BDD
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Deployment
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (40.00%) Defect Tracking
4 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
4 2 (40.00%) IT Audit
4 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
4 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (40.00%) SDLC
4 2 (40.00%) Test Planning
4 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (40.00%) Time Management
4 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Talend