Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Abingdon with a requirement for Software Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Testing over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Testing
Oxfordshire > Abingdon
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 62 39
Rank change year-on-year +15 -23 -
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 8 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Abingdon 2.55% 0.25% 2.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.86% 0.29% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 8
Abingdon median annual salary £47,500 £30,000 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +58.33% +17.65% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £27,500 £24,250
90th Percentile £50,000 £32,500 £52,875
Oxfordshire median annual salary £35,000 £28,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +22.81% -28.75% +8.11%

Software Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Abingdon with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Abingdon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 280 348 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Abingdon 89.17% 87.00% 91.29%
Number of salaries quoted 154 144 194
Abingdon median annual salary £50,000 £37,500 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -11.24% +17.36%
10th Percentile £23,575 £23,500 £25,575
90th Percentile £66,975 £60,000 £57,500
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +4.44% +3.45% +8.75%

Software Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Abingdon

Job postings citing Software Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Abingdon.

Job vacancy trend for Software Testing in Abingdon

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Testing in Abingdon.

Salary trend for Software Testing in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing Software Testing 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 Abingdon region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 8 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (75.00%) Selenium
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (75.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (25.00%) Load Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (25.00%) Life Science
3 2 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Analytics

Software Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Abingdon 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:

Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Tester
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Manual Tester
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Tester
2 3 (37.50%) Automation Tester
2 3 (37.50%) Lead Tester
2 3 (37.50%) Manual Tester
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Tester
3 2 (25.00%) Software Test Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (25.00%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (75.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (25.00%) Analytics
3 2 (25.00%) Load Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting