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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank 124 92 119
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +27
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 11 22 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.65% 1.47% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 1.77% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 2
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -9.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,000 £42,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £62,500 £51,800
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
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
1510 1244 1361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 88.56% 82.88% 84.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1207 1037 1200
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 £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
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 25 July 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 25 July 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 0 9 £37,500 -
Oxford -8 1 £44,000 +21.37%
Henley-on-Thames - 1 £60,000 -
Test Strategy
South East

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 19 (82.61%) Test Management
2 16 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (52.17%) Regression Testing
4 11 (47.83%) ISEB
4 11 (47.83%) Software Testing
4 11 (47.83%) ISTQB
4 11 (47.83%) User Acceptance Testing
4 11 (47.83%) Functional Testing
5 10 (43.48%) Waterfall
5 10 (43.48%) V-Model
5 10 (43.48%) Automated Testing
6 8 (34.78%) Finance
7 7 (30.43%) QA
8 6 (26.09%) Degree
9 5 (21.74%) Android
9 5 (21.74%) DV Cleared
9 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
9 5 (21.74%) Test Automation
9 5 (21.74%) Coverity
9 5 (21.74%) Security Testing
9 5 (21.74%) Manual Testing
9 5 (21.74%) Performance Management
9 5 (21.74%) Smartphone
9 5 (21.74%) Nessus
9 5 (21.74%) Nmap
9 5 (21.74%) Cadence
9 5 (21.74%) Telecoms
9 5 (21.74%) Sophos
9 5 (21.74%) C#
9 5 (21.74%) 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) TestDirector
2 1 (4.35%) HP UFT
2 1 (4.35%) MSTest
2 1 (4.35%) NUnit
2 1 (4.35%) QARun
2 1 (4.35%) Selenium
2 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.35%) TestComplete
2 1 (4.35%) WebDriver
2 1 (4.35%) WinRunner
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
2 5 (21.74%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Analyst
1 10 (43.48%) Test Analyst
2 7 (30.43%) Senior Analyst
2 7 (30.43%) Senior Test Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Product Manager
3 5 (21.74%) QA Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Security Manager
3 5 (21.74%) Security Product Manager
3 5 (21.74%) Testing Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Software QA Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) QA Leader
5 2 (8.70%) Senior QA Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Manual Tester
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Tester
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Web Tester
6 1 (4.35%) Service Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Services Delivery Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Test Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Smartphone
2 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Android
1 5 (21.74%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) Test Management
2 16 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (52.17%) Regression Testing
4 11 (47.83%) Functional Testing
4 11 (47.83%) Software Testing
4 11 (47.83%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (43.48%) Automated Testing
5 10 (43.48%) V-Model
5 10 (43.48%) Waterfall
6 5 (21.74%) Coaching
6 5 (21.74%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (21.74%) Line Management
6 5 (21.74%) Manual Testing
6 5 (21.74%) Mentoring
6 5 (21.74%) Performance Management
6 5 (21.74%) Security Testing
6 5 (21.74%) Test Automation
6 5 (21.74%) Trend Analysis
7 4 (17.39%) Test Scripting
8 1 (4.35%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) C#
1 5 (21.74%) C++
1 5 (21.74%) Java
1 5 (21.74%) Python
2 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (47.83%) ISEB
1 11 (47.83%) ISTQB
2 6 (26.09%) Degree
3 5 (21.74%) DV Cleared
3 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (30.43%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) Nessus
1 5 (21.74%) Nmap
2 4 (17.39%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Cadence
1 5 (21.74%) Coverity
1 5 (21.74%) Sophos
2 4 (17.39%) HP
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft