Period
to 16 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Abingdon with a requirement for Test Strategy skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Test Strategy over the 6 months to 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Strategy
Oxfordshire > Abingdon
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 43 -
Rank change year-on-year +7 - +37
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 8 17 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Abingdon 4.10% 4.67% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.19% 5.04% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 0
Abingdon median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - -
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% -1.54%

Test Strategy 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 191 337 361
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Abingdon 97.95% 92.58% 92.56%
Number of salaries quoted 132 157 147
Abingdon median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +33.33% -11.76%
10th Percentile £29,000 £23,075 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £67,500 £60,000
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.53% +3.33% -

Test Strategy
Job Vacancy Trend in Abingdon

Job postings citing Test Strategy as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Abingdon.

Job vacancy trend for Test Strategy in Abingdon

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Abingdon

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

Salary trend for Test Strategy in Abingdon

Test Strategy
Salary Histogram in Abingdon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Strategy in Abingdon over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Test Strategy in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, IT jobs citing Test Strategy also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Abingdon region with a requirement for Test Strategy.

1 8 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (62.50%) Python
2 5 (62.50%) Scrum
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Selenium
3 4 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (50.00%) QA
3 4 (50.00%) Confluence
3 4 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 4 (50.00%) JIRA
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (50.00%) SDLC
3 4 (50.00%) API Testing
3 4 (50.00%) SDET
3 4 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (25.00%) Acceptance Criteria
4 2 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
4 2 (25.00%) Data Quality
4 2 (25.00%) Functional Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Life Science
5 1 (12.50%) Degree
5 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
5 1 (12.50%) BDD
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (12.50%) Finance

Test Strategy
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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (50.00%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Selenium
2 4 (50.00%) JIRA
3 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
3 1 (12.50%) GitLab
3 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Tester
2 4 (50.00%) Automation Tester
2 4 (50.00%) QA Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) QA Automation Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) QA Automation Tester
2 4 (50.00%) QA Tester
2 4 (50.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
2 4 (50.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Selenium Tester
2 4 (50.00%) Software Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Software QA Tester
2 4 (50.00%) Software Tester
2 4 (50.00%) Tester
3 2 (25.00%) Development Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Product Development Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Product Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Python Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Python Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Gherkin
1 1 (12.50%) RxJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Scrum
3 4 (50.00%) API Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (50.00%) SDET
3 4 (50.00%) SDLC
3 4 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Acceptance Criteria
4 2 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
4 2 (25.00%) Functional Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
5 1 (12.50%) BDD
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Deployment
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
5 1 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Python
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) C++
3 1 (12.50%) Go
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (25.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Docker