The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Testing
Rank 105 116 108
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -8
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 5 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.34% 0.37% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.46% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 10
Average salary £28,500 £33,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
System Testing
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1202 1318 1341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 81.71% 81.91% 75.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1001 1157 1154
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.67%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

System Testing
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing System Testing across the Oxfordshire region.

System Testing Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

System Testing
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing System Testing across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

System Testing Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

System Testing
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing System Testing within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -1 3 £28,500 -32.94%
Abingdon - 2 £34,250 -
System Testing
South East

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 7 (53.85%) Java
2 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 5 (38.46%) JUnit
3 5 (38.46%) CSS
3 5 (38.46%) Spring
3 5 (38.46%) Unit Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Test Management
4 4 (30.77%) jQuery
4 4 (30.77%) Manual Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Software Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (30.77%) Wireless
4 4 (30.77%) Perl
4 4 (30.77%) Windows
4 4 (30.77%) Python
5 3 (23.08%) OOD
5 3 (23.08%) Linux
5 3 (23.08%) OO
5 3 (23.08%) JBoss
5 3 (23.08%) Tomcat
5 3 (23.08%) Firmware
5 3 (23.08%) Eclipse
5 3 (23.08%) RDF
5 3 (23.08%) J2EE
5 3 (23.08%) Oracle
5 3 (23.08%) JSP
5 3 (23.08%) Servlets
5 3 (23.08%) Struts
5 3 (23.08%) EJB

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (23.08%) JBoss
1 3 (23.08%) Tomcat
2 2 (15.38%) Node.js
3 1 (7.69%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) JUnit
2 3 (23.08%) Eclipse
2 3 (23.08%) Subversion
3 2 (15.38%) Selenium
3 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
3 2 (15.38%) Mockito
4 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Test Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Java Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Test Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Product Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Team Leader
5 1 (7.69%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) CSS
1 5 (38.46%) Spring
2 4 (30.77%) jQuery
3 3 (23.08%) Struts2
3 3 (23.08%) JSTL
3 3 (23.08%) JSP
3 3 (23.08%) Servlets
3 3 (23.08%) Struts
3 3 (23.08%) J2EE
3 3 (23.08%) EJB
3 3 (23.08%) XML
3 3 (23.08%) XSLT
3 3 (23.08%) Apache Jena
4 2 (15.38%) Play Framework
4 2 (15.38%) HTML
4 2 (15.38%) Hibernate
4 2 (15.38%) Web Services
4 2 (15.38%) Spring MVC
4 2 (15.38%) Grails
4 2 (15.38%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Semantic Web
2 1 (7.69%) User Experience
2 1 (7.69%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Unit Testing
2 4 (30.77%) Test Management
2 4 (30.77%) Manual Testing
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) Software Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Content Management
3 3 (23.08%) OO
3 3 (23.08%) OOD
3 3 (23.08%) RDF
4 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
4 2 (15.38%) MVC
4 2 (15.38%) Scrum
4 2 (15.38%) SOA
4 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
4 2 (15.38%) Line Management
4 2 (15.38%) SDLC
5 1 (7.69%) Software Delivery
5 1 (7.69%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 7 (53.85%) Java
2 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 4 (30.77%) Perl
3 4 (30.77%) Python
4 3 (23.08%) SPARQL
5 2 (15.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (7.69%) ISEB
2 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) QA
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Firmware
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Puppet
1 2 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (15.38%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle