Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Strategy
Oxfordshire > Abingdon
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 33 -
Rank change year-on-year +2 - -
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 10 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Abingdon 5.52% 3.88% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.95% 4.55% -
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 0
Abingdon median annual salary £50,000 £48,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% - -
Oxfordshire median annual salary £48,750 £50,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.50% +33.33% -25.74%

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 168 176 444
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Abingdon 92.82% 85.44% 89.88%
Number of salaries quoted 110 124 188
Abingdon median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +33.33% -11.76%
10th Percentile £28,750 £25,000 £22,525
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,525 £60,000
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -4.26% +10.59%

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 17 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Test Strategy in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 10 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 9 (90.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 9 (90.00%) Python
2 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) Selenium
3 8 (80.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (80.00%) JIRA
3 8 (80.00%) QA
3 8 (80.00%) ISTQB
3 8 (80.00%) Scrum
3 8 (80.00%) SQL
3 8 (80.00%) Confluence
3 8 (80.00%) SDLC
3 8 (80.00%) API Testing
3 8 (80.00%) SDET
4 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 4 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (30.00%) Degree
6 1 (10.00%) Functional Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
6 1 (10.00%) Go
6 1 (10.00%) TypeScript
6 1 (10.00%) Continuous Deployment
6 1 (10.00%) GitLab
6 1 (10.00%) Docker
6 1 (10.00%) RxJS
6 1 (10.00%) Finance
6 1 (10.00%) C++
6 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (10.00%) Broadband

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 8 (80.00%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Broadband
Development Applications
1 9 (90.00%) Selenium
2 8 (80.00%) JIRA
3 1 (10.00%) GitLab
3 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Analyst
1 7 (70.00%) QA Analyst
1 7 (70.00%) QA Automation Analyst
1 7 (70.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
1 7 (70.00%) Software Analyst
2 6 (60.00%) Automation Tester
2 6 (60.00%) Tester
3 5 (50.00%) Agile Tester
3 5 (50.00%) QA Automation Tester
3 5 (50.00%) QA Tester
3 5 (50.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 5 (50.00%) Selenium Tester
3 5 (50.00%) Software QA Tester
3 5 (50.00%) Software Tester
4 4 (40.00%) QA Automation Engineer
4 4 (40.00%) QA Engineer
5 3 (30.00%) Agile Test Analyst
5 3 (30.00%) QA Test Analyst
5 3 (30.00%) QA Test Engineer
5 3 (30.00%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) RxJS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (80.00%) API Testing
3 8 (80.00%) Scrum
3 8 (80.00%) SDET
3 8 (80.00%) SDLC
3 8 (80.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 4 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Deployment
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (10.00%) Functional Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) Python
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) C++
3 1 (10.00%) Go
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (30.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (80.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Docker