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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Testing
Rank 70 86 91
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +5
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 7 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.92% 0.32% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% 0.44% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 4
Average salary - £65,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +79.31%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
605 689 881
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 79.61% 72.76% 80.31%
Number of salaries quoted 501 590 803
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 24 December 2014, 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 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) Java
2 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 7 (63.64%) J2EE
2 7 (63.64%) Oracle
2 7 (63.64%) JUnit
2 7 (63.64%) EJB
2 7 (63.64%) CSS
2 7 (63.64%) JSP
2 7 (63.64%) Servlets
2 7 (63.64%) Eclipse
2 7 (63.64%) JSTL
2 7 (63.64%) Unit Testing
2 7 (63.64%) Semantic Web
3 5 (45.45%) Publishing
3 5 (45.45%) Technical Analysis
4 4 (36.36%) C#
4 4 (36.36%) .NET
4 4 (36.36%) Web Services
4 4 (36.36%) Client/Server
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 4 (36.36%) Scrum
4 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (36.36%) WCF
4 4 (36.36%) WPF
4 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (36.36%) RESTful
4 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
4 4 (36.36%) Mobile Computing

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (18.18%) JBoss
1 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) JUnit
1 7 (63.64%) Eclipse
2 4 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
3 2 (18.18%) Subversion
General
1 5 (45.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Java Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Senior Java Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Programmer
3 4 (36.36%) Programmer
3 4 (36.36%) Database Developer
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Developer
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Database Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Database Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Java Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) J2EE
1 7 (63.64%) EJB
1 7 (63.64%) CSS
1 7 (63.64%) JSP
1 7 (63.64%) Servlets
1 7 (63.64%) JSTL
2 4 (36.36%) WCF
2 4 (36.36%) WPF
2 4 (36.36%) RESTful
2 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (36.36%) Web Services
3 2 (18.18%) XML
3 2 (18.18%) XSLT
3 2 (18.18%) Spring
3 2 (18.18%) Struts
3 2 (18.18%) Struts2
3 2 (18.18%) Apache Jena
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Semantic Web
2 4 (36.36%) Mobile Computing
2 4 (36.36%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) UNIX
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Unit Testing
2 5 (45.45%) Technical Analysis
3 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (36.36%) Scrum
3 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Content Management
4 2 (18.18%) OO
4 2 (18.18%) OOD
4 2 (18.18%) RDF
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) Java
2 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 4 (36.36%) C#
4 2 (18.18%) SPARQL
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Oracle
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft