The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Testing
Rank 82 74 83
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +9
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 2 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.25% 0.62% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.78% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 8
Average salary £28,500 £42,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.94% +41.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,250
% change year-on-year
- +20.30%
System 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
626 637 757
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 77.76% 78.74% 75.78%
Number of salaries quoted 522 581 654
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,600 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £68,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing System Testing across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

System Testing
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

System Testing Salary Trend in Oxford

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing System Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited System Testing.

1 4 (66.67%) CSS
1 4 (66.67%) Java
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Test Management
2 2 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Semantic Web
2 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) SPARQL
2 2 (33.33%) Struts2
2 2 (33.33%) Node.js
2 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 2 (33.33%) Zurb Foundation
2 2 (33.33%) Apache Jena
2 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (33.33%) SDLC
2 2 (33.33%) J2EE
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) JUnit
2 2 (33.33%) EJB
2 2 (33.33%) Perl
2 2 (33.33%) PHP
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) Wireless
2 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Subversion
2 2 (33.33%) Content Management
2 2 (33.33%) Spring

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing System Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited System Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) JBoss
1 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 2 (33.33%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) JUnit
1 2 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 2 (33.33%) Subversion
1 2 (33.33%) Selenium
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) JSP
2 2 (33.33%) Servlets
2 2 (33.33%) Struts
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) XSLT
2 2 (33.33%) Spring
2 2 (33.33%) Ajax
2 2 (33.33%) JSTL
2 2 (33.33%) jQuery
2 2 (33.33%) Struts2
2 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 2 (33.33%) Zurb Foundation
2 2 (33.33%) Apache Jena
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) J2EE
2 2 (33.33%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) UNIX
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Test Management
2 2 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 2 (33.33%) SDLC
2 2 (33.33%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 2 (33.33%) OOD
2 2 (33.33%) SOA
2 2 (33.33%) RDF
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Content Management
2 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) SPARQL
2 2 (33.33%) Perl
2 2 (33.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle