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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Strategy over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Strategy
Rank 108 117 117
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 6 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.39% 0.74% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.91% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 8
Average salary £40,000 £36,750 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.84% -38.75%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,200 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
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
1219 1424 1404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 79.52% 81.19% 76.30%
Number of salaries quoted 959 1276 1211
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £61,900
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

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
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 22 May 2015. 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
Banbury -5 1 - -
Test Strategy
South East

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 10 (90.91%) Test Management
2 6 (54.55%) Software Testing
3 5 (45.45%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (45.45%) E-Commerce
3 5 (45.45%) HP
3 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (36.36%) Scrum
4 4 (36.36%) ISTQB
4 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (27.27%) TDD
5 3 (27.27%) QA
5 3 (27.27%) Use Case
5 3 (27.27%) Security Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
5 3 (27.27%) C#
5 3 (27.27%) Java
5 3 (27.27%) VBScript
5 3 (27.27%) VB
5 3 (27.27%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (27.27%) Test Planning
6 2 (18.18%) Cyber Security
6 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
6 2 (18.18%) Finance
6 2 (18.18%) Coverity
6 2 (18.18%) Network Security
6 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared
6 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
6 2 (18.18%) Degree
6 2 (18.18%) Nessus
6 2 (18.18%) Ethical Hacking

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Network Security
General
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Test Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Test Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Test Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Test Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Product Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Security Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Testing Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Test Management
2 6 (54.55%) Software Testing
3 5 (45.45%) E-Commerce
4 4 (36.36%) Scrum
4 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (27.27%) TDD
5 3 (27.27%) Use Case
5 3 (27.27%) Security Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
5 3 (27.27%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (27.27%) Test Planning
6 2 (18.18%) Cyber Security
6 2 (18.18%) Ethical Hacking
7 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
7 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (9.09%) OOP
7 1 (9.09%) OO
7 1 (9.09%) DevOps
7 1 (9.09%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) C#
1 3 (27.27%) Java
1 3 (27.27%) VBScript
1 3 (27.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) ISTQB
2 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (18.18%) Nessus
2 2 (18.18%) Nmap
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) HP
2 2 (18.18%) Coverity
Oxfordshire
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