The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Management
Rank 71 77 82
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 3 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.41% 0.67% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 0.85% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £50,000 £62,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%
Test Management
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
561 703 703
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 77.38% 78.11% 79.89%
Number of salaries quoted 472 619 630
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 £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Test Management Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Test Management
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Test Management Salary Trend in Oxford

Test Management
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing Test Management 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 Test Management.

1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
1 2 (66.67%) CEH
1 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Ubuntu
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) CentOS
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Games
1 2 (66.67%) Debian
1 2 (66.67%) SaaS
1 2 (66.67%) OSCP
1 2 (66.67%) OSCE
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) HP

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing Test Management 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 Test Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) SaaS
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Penetration Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Ubuntu
1 2 (66.67%) CentOS
1 2 (66.67%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CEH
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) OSCP
1 2 (66.67%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) HP