The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Oxford region that had Test Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Engineer
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 67 95 78
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.31% 0.12% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.12% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Median salary - £20,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -36.50%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
638 810 702
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 97.85% 97.47% 97.64%
Number of salaries quoted 521 682 592
Median salary £40,000 £44,000 £40,900
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +7.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxford region that featured Test Engineer in the job title.

Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Test Engineer Salary Trend in Oxford

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, Test Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Oxford region featuring Test Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Product Management
2 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Process Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Automation Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing

Test Engineer Skill Set
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 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Automation Testing
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Process Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Product Management
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
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