The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 72 70 88
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +18
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 6 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.91% 1.75% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% 2.11% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 5
Median salary £33,750 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.58% +11.84%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Manual Testing
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
599 616 760
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 91.31% 83.13% 84.44%
Number of salaries quoted 546 494 694
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxford region citing Manual Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Manual Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the Oxford region.

Manual Testing Salary Trend in Oxford

Manual Testing
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

Manual Testing Salary Histogram in Oxford

Manual Testing
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT jobs citing Manual Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Oxford region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 6 (75.00%) JIRA
2 5 (62.50%) C++
2 5 (62.50%) Banking
2 5 (62.50%) Python
2 5 (62.50%) Telecoms
2 5 (62.50%) Finance
3 4 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
4 3 (37.50%) Line Management
4 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Degree
5 2 (25.00%) C
5 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
6 1 (12.50%) SQL
6 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
6 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (12.50%) Scrum
6 1 (12.50%) ISEB
6 1 (12.50%) Firmware
6 1 (12.50%) Electronics
6 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
6 1 (12.50%) User Stories
6 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
6 1 (12.50%) Life Science

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 6 (75.00%) JIRA
General
1 5 (62.50%) Banking
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
1 5 (62.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Manual Tester
2 1 (12.50%) Software Tester
2 1 (12.50%) Test Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
1 4 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (37.50%) Line Management
2 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C++
1 5 (62.50%) Python
2 2 (25.00%) C
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (12.50%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Firmware
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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