The first table below looks at the demand for Test Strategy 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 Strategy over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Oxfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Strategy
Rank 118 114 103
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -11
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 12 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.64% 0.33% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 0.44% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 5
Average salary £41,000 £47,500 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.68% -2.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £38,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,600 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1472 1379 1142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 78.80% 75.23% 70.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1265 1225 1019
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Test Strategy
South East

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Strategy across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 April 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Strategy within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Abingdon - 4 £47,000 - 1
Banbury - 4 £32,500 -
Oxford +2 2 £50,000 -16.66%
Bicester - 1 £47,500 -
Test Strategy
South East

Test Strategy
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Test Strategy 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 Strategy.

1 7 (58.33%) Retail
2 6 (50.00%) QA
3 5 (41.67%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (41.67%) Software Testing
3 5 (41.67%) ISTQB
3 5 (41.67%) JIRA
3 5 (41.67%) Service Delivery
3 5 (41.67%) Bugzilla
3 5 (41.67%) TestDirector
3 5 (41.67%) QuickTest Pro
4 4 (33.33%) Automation Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Usability Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Web Testing
5 3 (25.00%) ISEB
5 3 (25.00%) Chip and PIN
6 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
7 1 (8.33%) WPF
7 1 (8.33%) C#
7 1 (8.33%) C++

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Test Strategy 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 Strategy. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) JIRA
1 5 (41.67%) Bugzilla
1 5 (41.67%) TestDirector
1 5 (41.67%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 7 (58.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Test Manager
2 4 (33.33%) Tester
2 4 (33.33%) Software Tester
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Test Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Chip and PIN
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Software Testing
1 5 (41.67%) Service Delivery
2 4 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Usability Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Web Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C#
1 1 (8.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) ISTQB
2 3 (25.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) HP Quality Center
Oxfordshire
Experis IT
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
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Salary: £46000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago