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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 62 91 76
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -15
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 8 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.24% 0.88% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.46% 1.03% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 1
Median salary £34,750 £31,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.31% -47.50%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
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
548 777 635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 84.70% 85.86% 85.58%
Number of salaries quoted 463 647 538
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,904 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxford region citing System Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 17 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT jobs citing System 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 System Testing.

1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (84.62%) ISTQB
2 11 (84.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 11 (84.62%) ISEB
2 11 (84.62%) Gherkin
3 8 (61.54%) User Stories
4 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
4 6 (46.15%) Risk Assessment
4 6 (46.15%) Functional Testing
5 5 (38.46%) Automated Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Scrum
6 2 (15.38%) ITIL
6 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (15.38%) Test Strategy

System 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (84.62%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Analyst
2 6 (46.15%) Senior Tester
2 6 (46.15%) Tester
3 5 (38.46%) IT Analyst
3 5 (38.46%) Test Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) Gherkin
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) User Stories
3 6 (46.15%) Functional Testing
3 6 (46.15%) Risk Assessment
4 5 (38.46%) Automated Testing
5 2 (15.38%) ITIL
5 2 (15.38%) Scrum
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (15.38%) Test Strategy
5 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 11 (84.62%) ISEB
1 11 (84.62%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft