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 19 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Testing
Rank 72 84 74
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -10
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 2 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.27% 0.21% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.28% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 2
Average salary £51,250 £30,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.83% -31.03%
UK excluding London average salary £38,250 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -6.25%
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
551 721 567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 75.58% 74.41% 73.07%
Number of salaries quoted 477 631 509
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing System Testing across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 19 August 2014.

System Testing Salary Histogram in Oxford

System Testing
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) ISEB
2 5 (83.33%) Validation
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) NUnit
2 5 (83.33%) Software Testing
2 5 (83.33%) ISTQB
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) Unit Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 5 (83.33%) MbUnit
2 5 (83.33%) User Stories
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (16.67%) RESTful
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (16.67%) WCF
3 1 (16.67%) WPF
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 August 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.

Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) NUnit
1 5 (83.33%) MbUnit
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Test Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Senior Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Programmer
2 1 (16.67%) Database Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Database Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Database Developer
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (16.67%) RESTful
2 1 (16.67%) WCF
2 1 (16.67%) WPF
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile Computing
1 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Validation
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Software Testing
1 5 (83.33%) Unit Testing
1 5 (83.33%) Test Automation
1 5 (83.33%) User Stories
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) ISEB
1 5 (83.33%) ISTQB
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Harnham
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, pension, travel benefits and more
Posted: 6 days ago