The table below looks at the statistics for Test Strategy skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank 111 114 127
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +13
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 16 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.02% 0.39% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% 0.48% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 8
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £36,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,450 £40,000 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,200
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Test Strategy
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
1375 1260 1529
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 87.69% 81.82% 86.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1104 989 1381
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxfordshire region citing Test Strategy as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Strategy Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Test Strategy Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Test Strategy
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Strategy across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

Test Strategy Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Test Strategy
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Strategy within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Banbury +10 10 £37,500 - 1
Abingdon - 5 - -
Oxford - 1 £44,000 -
Test Strategy
South East

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT jobs citing Test Strategy also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Test Strategy.

1 25 (73.53%) Test Management
2 21 (61.76%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (44.12%) Software Testing
4 14 (41.18%) User Acceptance Testing
4 14 (41.18%) QA
4 14 (41.18%) ISEB
5 13 (38.24%) Regression Testing
5 13 (38.24%) Finance
5 13 (38.24%) ISTQB
5 13 (38.24%) Automated Testing
5 13 (38.24%) Functional Testing
6 11 (32.35%) Waterfall
7 10 (29.41%) Mentoring
7 10 (29.41%) Coaching
7 10 (29.41%) V-Model
8 9 (26.47%) Degree
9 8 (23.53%) Sophos
9 8 (23.53%) Data Mining
9 8 (23.53%) Test Automation
9 8 (23.53%) Trend Analysis
10 7 (20.59%) HP
10 7 (20.59%) Manual Testing
11 6 (17.65%) Security Testing
11 6 (17.65%) Nmap
11 6 (17.65%) Nessus
11 6 (17.65%) Cadence
11 6 (17.65%) Telecoms
11 6 (17.65%) Windows
11 6 (17.65%) Python
11 6 (17.65%) C#

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) Network Security
2 1 (2.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) TestDirector
2 3 (8.82%) JIRA
3 2 (5.88%) HP UFT
3 2 (5.88%) Selenium
3 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.94%) MSTest
4 1 (2.94%) NUnit
4 1 (2.94%) QARun
4 1 (2.94%) TestComplete
4 1 (2.94%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.94%) WinRunner
General
1 13 (38.24%) Finance
2 6 (17.65%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.94%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (35.29%) Analyst
1 12 (35.29%) Test Analyst
2 9 (26.47%) Senior Analyst
2 9 (26.47%) Senior Test Analyst
3 6 (17.65%) Product Manager
3 6 (17.65%) QA Engineer
3 6 (17.65%) Security Manager
3 6 (17.65%) Security Product Manager
3 6 (17.65%) Testing Manager
4 4 (11.76%) Software QA Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Test Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Senior QA Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Tester
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Web Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Test Leader
5 2 (5.88%) Tester
5 2 (5.88%) Web Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Web Applications Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) .NET
1 1 (2.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Smartphone
2 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Windows
2 3 (8.82%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (73.53%) Test Management
2 21 (61.76%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (44.12%) Software Testing
4 14 (41.18%) User Acceptance Testing
5 13 (38.24%) Automated Testing
5 13 (38.24%) Functional Testing
5 13 (38.24%) Regression Testing
6 11 (32.35%) Waterfall
7 10 (29.41%) Coaching
7 10 (29.41%) Mentoring
7 10 (29.41%) V-Model
8 8 (23.53%) Test Automation
8 8 (23.53%) Trend Analysis
9 7 (20.59%) Manual Testing
10 6 (17.65%) Cybersecurity
10 6 (17.65%) Security Testing
11 5 (14.71%) Line Management
12 4 (11.76%) Test Scripting
13 3 (8.82%) Ethical Hacking
13 3 (8.82%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.65%) C#
1 6 (17.65%) C++
1 6 (17.65%) Java
1 6 (17.65%) Python
2 4 (11.76%) SQL
3 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.94%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (41.18%) ISEB
2 13 (38.24%) ISTQB
3 9 (26.47%) Degree
4 6 (17.65%) DV Cleared
4 6 (17.65%) Security Cleared
5 3 (8.82%) CHECK Team Leader
6 2 (5.88%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (2.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (41.18%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (17.65%) HP Quality Center
1 6 (17.65%) Nessus
1 6 (17.65%) Nmap
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) Sophos
2 7 (20.59%) HP
3 6 (17.65%) Cadence
3 6 (17.65%) Coverity
4 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
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