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

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Management
Rank 105 117 110
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -7
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 23 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.40% 0.35% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.62% 0.41% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 7
Average salary £47,500 £25,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+86.27% -53.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,600 £25,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £71,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £41,375 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-0.90% -2.64%
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
1418 1230 1263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 86.25% 87.30% 82.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1129 1035 1060
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Management across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Test Management Salary Histogram 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 5 February 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 - 10 - - 1
Banbury - 3 £47,500 -
Oxford -15 1 - -
Test Management
South East

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 35 (79.55%) Test Strategy
2 23 (52.27%) Mentoring
2 23 (52.27%) Coaching
3 22 (50.00%) QA
4 19 (43.18%) Finance
5 18 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (40.91%) Security Testing
6 17 (38.64%) Test Automation
7 16 (36.36%) Coverity
7 16 (36.36%) Security Cleared
7 16 (36.36%) Nessus
7 16 (36.36%) Nmap
8 15 (34.09%) Data Mining
8 15 (34.09%) Trend Analysis
9 14 (31.82%) DV Cleared
9 14 (31.82%) Cybersecurity
9 14 (31.82%) Degree
9 14 (31.82%) Software Testing
10 11 (25.00%) Sophos
11 10 (22.73%) Root Cause Analysis
12 9 (20.45%) Telecoms
12 9 (20.45%) HP
12 9 (20.45%) Ethical Hacking
12 9 (20.45%) HP Quality Center
12 9 (20.45%) Network Security
13 8 (18.18%) Line Management
13 8 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
13 8 (18.18%) ISEB
13 8 (18.18%) C#
13 8 (18.18%) Windows

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (2.27%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.45%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (34.09%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) HP UFT
1 2 (4.55%) QARun
1 2 (4.55%) TestDirector
1 2 (4.55%) WinRunner
2 1 (2.27%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.27%) Selenium
2 1 (2.27%) SpecFlow
2 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (43.18%) Finance
2 9 (20.45%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.55%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.27%) Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Retail
4 1 (2.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (34.09%) Test Manager
2 12 (27.27%) Security Manager
3 11 (25.00%) Product Manager
3 11 (25.00%) Security Product Manager
3 11 (25.00%) Testing Manager
4 10 (22.73%) Architect
5 4 (9.09%) QA Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Applications Manager
6 3 (6.82%) Software Manager
6 3 (6.82%) Software Test Manager
6 3 (6.82%) Technical Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Financial Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Financial Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Service Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Test Analyst
8 1 (2.27%) QA Tester
8 1 (2.27%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) .NET
1 1 (2.27%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) Performance Metrics
2 2 (4.55%) User Experience
3 1 (2.27%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (79.55%) Test Strategy
2 23 (52.27%) Coaching
2 23 (52.27%) Mentoring
3 18 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (40.91%) Security Testing
4 17 (38.64%) Test Automation
5 15 (34.09%) Trend Analysis
6 14 (31.82%) Cybersecurity
6 14 (31.82%) Software Testing
7 10 (22.73%) Root Cause Analysis
8 9 (20.45%) Ethical Hacking
9 8 (18.18%) Line Management
9 8 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
10 7 (15.91%) Performance Management
10 7 (15.91%) Project Management
10 7 (15.91%) SDLC
11 5 (11.36%) Functional Testing
12 4 (9.09%) Defect Management
12 4 (9.09%) Regression Testing
12 4 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (18.18%) C#
2 7 (15.91%) Java
3 5 (11.36%) C++
3 5 (11.36%) Python
4 2 (4.55%) VBScript
5 1 (2.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 14 (31.82%) Degree
2 14 (31.82%) DV Cleared
3 8 (18.18%) ISEB
4 6 (13.64%) CHECK Team Leader
5 5 (11.36%) ISTQB
6 3 (6.82%) ISEB Practitioner
6 3 (6.82%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (2.27%) SLA
Systems Management
1 16 (36.36%) Nessus
1 16 (36.36%) Nmap
2 9 (20.45%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (4.55%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 16 (36.36%) Coverity
2 11 (25.00%) Sophos
3 9 (20.45%) HP
4 5 (11.36%) Cadence
5 2 (4.55%) Qualys
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 11 days ago