The table below looks at the statistics for Test Strategy 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 Strategy over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Strategy
Rank 78 - 81
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.26% - 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% - 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £36,250 - £31,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +5.88%
Test Strategy
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
611 559 724
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 79.97% 77.96% 77.10%
Number of salaries quoted 469 479 633
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £68,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Test Strategy Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Test Strategy Salary Trend in Oxford

Test Strategy
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing Test Strategy 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 Strategy.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Advertising
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Local Government
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing Test Strategy 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 Strategy. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
1 1 (50.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Graduate
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Test Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Product Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft