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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank 79 77 78
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 7 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.92% 0.27% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 0.31% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 2
Average salary £42,500 £43,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.73% -13.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
646 650 627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 84.78% 87.01% 82.94%
Number of salaries quoted 545 534 524
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +14.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Strategy across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Test Strategy Salary Histogram in Oxford

Test Strategy
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 6 (37.50%) HTML
1 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
1 6 (37.50%) CSS
1 6 (37.50%) OO
1 6 (37.50%) E-Commerce
1 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (37.50%) HTML5
1 6 (37.50%) Node.js
1 6 (37.50%) CSS3
1 6 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
1 6 (37.50%) Backbone.js
1 6 (37.50%) Ember.js
1 6 (37.50%) AngularJS
1 6 (37.50%) JIRA
1 6 (37.50%) QA
1 6 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
1 6 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
1 6 (37.50%) React
2 4 (25.00%) Line Management
2 4 (25.00%) System Testing
2 4 (25.00%) User Stories
2 4 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Finance
4 1 (6.25%) Asset Management

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (37.50%) Node.js
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) JIRA
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Architect
1 6 (37.50%) Software Architect
1 6 (37.50%) Test Leader
1 6 (37.50%) Web Architect
2 4 (25.00%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Senior Test Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Senior Web Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Web Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Web Applications Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) AngularJS
1 6 (37.50%) Backbone.js
1 6 (37.50%) CSS
1 6 (37.50%) CSS3
1 6 (37.50%) Ember.js
1 6 (37.50%) HTML
1 6 (37.50%) HTML5
1 6 (37.50%) React
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
1 6 (37.50%) E-Commerce
1 6 (37.50%) OO
1 6 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 4 (25.00%) Line Management
2 4 (25.00%) System Testing
2 4 (25.00%) User Stories
3 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) QA