The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Management
Rank 102 118 110
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -8
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 13 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.84% 0.61% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 0.76% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 11
Average salary £44,000 £37,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.33% -34.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Test Management
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
1246 1452 1422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 80.91% 81.03% 76.58%
Number of salaries quoted 966 1269 1252
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Test Management Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Test Management
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Test Management Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Test Management
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Management within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
Banbury - 5 £52,500 - 1
Oxford +3 3 £44,000 +17.33%
Test Management
South East

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 10 (58.82%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (47.06%) Test Strategy
2 8 (47.06%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (47.06%) ISTQB
3 7 (41.18%) Software Testing
3 7 (41.18%) Test Automation
4 6 (35.29%) Finance
4 6 (35.29%) ITIL
4 6 (35.29%) PRINCE2
5 5 (29.41%) E-Commerce
5 5 (29.41%) HP
5 5 (29.41%) QuickTest Pro
5 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (29.41%) Line Management
6 4 (23.53%) Manual Testing
6 4 (23.53%) System Testing
6 4 (23.53%) Windows
6 4 (23.53%) SQL
7 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
7 3 (17.65%) Regression Testing
7 3 (17.65%) MS Office
7 3 (17.65%) PRINCE
7 3 (17.65%) ISEB
7 3 (17.65%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
7 3 (17.65%) .NET
7 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
7 3 (17.65%) Windows 8
7 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (17.65%) Automated Testing

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Wireless
1 1 (5.88%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Test Manager
2 7 (41.18%) Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Test Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Manager
4 3 (17.65%) Support Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Test Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Test Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Applications Support
6 1 (5.88%) Product Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Software Support Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
2 3 (17.65%) Windows 8
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Test Strategy
2 7 (41.18%) Software Testing
2 7 (41.18%) Test Automation
3 6 (35.29%) ITIL
3 6 (35.29%) PRINCE2
4 5 (29.41%) E-Commerce
4 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (29.41%) Line Management
5 4 (23.53%) Manual Testing
5 4 (23.53%) System Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
6 3 (17.65%) Regression Testing
6 3 (17.65%) PRINCE
6 3 (17.65%) Automated Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Test Scripting
7 2 (11.76%) Resource Management
7 2 (11.76%) Use Case
7 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
7 2 (11.76%) Project Planning
7 2 (11.76%) Practice Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) VBScript
2 2 (11.76%) VB
2 2 (11.76%) C#
2 2 (11.76%) Java
3 1 (5.88%) Perl
3 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) ISTQB
2 3 (17.65%) ISEB
2 3 (17.65%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (58.82%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (5.88%) Nessus
2 1 (5.88%) Nmap
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) HP
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) Coverity
Didcot, Oxfordshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago