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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Strategy
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 100 101 117
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +16
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 12 22 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.92% 1.42% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 1.64% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 12 16 4
Median salary £36,000 £42,500 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.29% -1.73%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -

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
1145 1339 1254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 87.94% 86.55% 89.51%
Number of salaries quoted 910 1109 1056
Median salary £46,000 £48,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.15% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
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 20 February 2017. 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 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
Oxford +12 10 £36,000 -15.29% 1
Witney - 2 £35,500 -
Test Strategy
South East

Test Strategy
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (76.92%) Risk Assessment
2 10 (76.92%) ISTQB
2 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
2 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 10 (76.92%) ISEB
2 10 (76.92%) System Testing
2 10 (76.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (76.92%) Gherkin
2 10 (76.92%) Functional Testing
2 10 (76.92%) User Stories
3 3 (23.08%) Test Scripting
4 2 (15.38%) Exploratory Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Java
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Testing
5 1 (7.69%) WebDriver
5 1 (7.69%) BDD
5 1 (7.69%) JMeter
5 1 (7.69%) Scrum
5 1 (7.69%) QA
5 1 (7.69%) Selenium
5 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (76.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.69%) JMeter
2 1 (7.69%) Selenium
2 1 (7.69%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Senior Tester
1 10 (76.92%) Tester
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Test Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) Gherkin
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (76.92%) Functional Testing
2 10 (76.92%) Risk Assessment
2 10 (76.92%) System Testing
2 10 (76.92%) User Stories
3 3 (23.08%) Test Scripting
4 2 (15.38%) Exploratory Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
5 1 (7.69%) BDD
5 1 (7.69%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) ISEB
1 10 (76.92%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
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