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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 110 110 131
Rank change year-on-year
0 +21
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 14 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.92% 0.52% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 0.63% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 3
Average salary £65,000 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% +29.41%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.20% +3.75%
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
1325 1280 1579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 86.94% 83.77% 87.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1105 994 1382
Average salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.77% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016. 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
Abingdon - 3 £20,500 -
Oxford +4 1 £57,500 +4.54%
System Testing
South East

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 23 (79.31%) SDLC
2 15 (51.72%) Finance
3 14 (48.28%) Degree
4 13 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (44.83%) JIRA
4 13 (44.83%) Oracle BI EE
4 13 (44.83%) Oracle EBS R12
4 13 (44.83%) Oracle OWB
4 13 (44.83%) Essbase
4 13 (44.83%) Oracle
4 13 (44.83%) ETL
4 13 (44.83%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (44.83%) Hyperion
4 13 (44.83%) Informatica
4 13 (44.83%) Dashboard Development
5 12 (41.38%) Analytics
5 12 (41.38%) PowerCenter
5 12 (41.38%) E-business
5 12 (41.38%) Dimensional Modelling
6 11 (37.93%) Oracle Reports
7 8 (27.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (27.59%) Windows Vista
7 8 (27.59%) Manual Testing
7 8 (27.59%) Windows
7 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
7 8 (27.59%) Windows XP
7 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
7 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
7 8 (27.59%) Windows 8

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

Applications
1 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (44.83%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (44.83%) Essbase
1 13 (44.83%) Oracle BI EE
1 13 (44.83%) Oracle OWB
2 12 (41.38%) PowerCenter
3 11 (37.93%) Oracle Reports
4 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
4 8 (27.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (44.83%) JIRA
2 7 (24.14%) Selenium
General
1 15 (51.72%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Developer
2 12 (41.38%) OBIEE Developer
3 11 (37.93%) Agile Developer
4 10 (34.48%) Consultant
4 10 (34.48%) Informatica Consultant
4 10 (34.48%) Informatica Developer
4 10 (34.48%) OBIEE Consultant
5 8 (27.59%) Software Tester
5 8 (27.59%) Tester
6 7 (24.14%) Selenium Tester
7 5 (17.24%) Junior
7 5 (17.24%) Junior Software Tester
7 5 (17.24%) Junior Tester
8 4 (13.79%) Analyst
8 4 (13.79%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (13.79%) Senior Test Analyst
8 4 (13.79%) Senior Web Analyst
8 4 (13.79%) Test Analyst
8 4 (13.79%) Web Analyst
8 4 (13.79%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
1 2 (6.90%) Derivative
2 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (27.59%) Windows
1 8 (27.59%) Windows 8
1 8 (27.59%) Windows Server
1 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2003
1 8 (27.59%) Windows Vista
1 8 (27.59%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (79.31%) SDLC
2 13 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (44.83%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (44.83%) Dashboard Development
2 13 (44.83%) ETL
3 12 (41.38%) Analytics
3 12 (41.38%) Dimensional Modelling
3 12 (41.38%) E-business
4 8 (27.59%) Manual Testing
5 6 (20.69%) Line Management
5 6 (20.69%) Test Strategy
6 4 (13.79%) Automated Testing
6 4 (13.79%) User Stories
7 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
8 2 (6.90%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (6.90%) Coaching
8 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (6.90%) Defect Management
8 2 (6.90%) Functional Testing
8 2 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (48.28%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) ISEB
2 2 (6.90%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (44.83%) Hyperion
1 13 (44.83%) Informatica
1 13 (44.83%) Oracle
2 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.90%) HP