The median annual salary for a Test Automation Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Automation Test Engineer
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 130 -
Rank change year-on-year +31 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Automation Engineer 17 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.26% 0.24% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.31% 0.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 17 2 0
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.07% -  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Oxfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1295 1580 1540
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 96.28% 95.82% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1104 1306 1286
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Test Automation Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire that featured Test Automation Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Test Automation Engineer in Oxfordshire

Test Automation Engineer
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for Test Automation Engineer in Oxfordshire

Test Automation Engineer
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Automation Engineer in Oxfordshire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Automation Engineer in Oxfordshire

Test Automation Engineer
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Automation Engineer within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford - 17 £40,000 - 2
Test Automation Engineer
South East

Test Automation Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, Test Automation Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Oxfordshire region featuring Test Automation Engineer in the job title.

1 17 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 16 (94.12%) Test Scripting
2 16 (94.12%) Selenium
2 16 (94.12%) Python
3 15 (88.24%) Jenkins
4 10 (58.82%) Git (software)
5 9 (52.94%) JIRA
5 9 (52.94%) Eclipse
5 9 (52.94%) Continuous Improvement
5 9 (52.94%) Post-Production
6 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (47.06%) QA
7 6 (35.29%) Ruby
7 6 (35.29%) Manual Testing
7 6 (35.29%) System Testing
7 6 (35.29%) Unit Testing
7 6 (35.29%) Integration Testing
7 6 (35.29%) C++
7 6 (35.29%) SQL
7 6 (35.29%) Windows
7 6 (35.29%) Linux
7 6 (35.29%) Functional Testing
7 6 (35.29%) Non-Functional Testing
7 6 (35.29%) Bash Shell
7 6 (35.29%) Algorithms
8 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
8 1 (5.88%) Scrum
8 1 (5.88%) Java
8 1 (5.88%) FitNesse
8 1 (5.88%) JBehave

Test Automation Engineer Skill Set
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:

Development Applications
1 16 (94.12%) Selenium
2 15 (88.24%) Jenkins
3 10 (58.82%) Git (software)
4 9 (52.94%) Eclipse
4 9 (52.94%) JIRA
5 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
5 1 (5.88%) FitNesse
5 1 (5.88%) JBehave
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Linux
1 6 (35.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 16 (94.12%) Test Scripting
3 9 (52.94%) Continuous Improvement
3 9 (52.94%) Post-Production
4 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (35.29%) Functional Testing
5 6 (35.29%) Integration Testing
5 6 (35.29%) Manual Testing
5 6 (35.29%) Non-Functional Testing
5 6 (35.29%) System Testing
5 6 (35.29%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.88%) BDD
6 1 (5.88%) Scrum
6 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.88%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) Python
2 6 (35.29%) Bash Shell
2 6 (35.29%) C++
2 6 (35.29%) Ruby
2 6 (35.29%) SQL
3 1 (5.88%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (47.06%) QA
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Salary: £63,000 per annum + Benefits
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