The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for Test Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Management
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 84 76
Rank change year-on-year +11 -8  
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 4 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.57% 0.13% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 0.15% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 3
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.40% +54.38%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.55%  

Test Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Oxford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 636 674 646
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 90.34% 90.96% 81.16%
Number of salaries quoted 526 593 541
Median salary £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.28% +16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Test Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford citing Test Management as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Test Management in Oxford

Test Management
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for Test Management in Oxford

Test Management
Salary Histogram in Oxford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Management in Oxford over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Management in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT jobs citing Test Management 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 3 (75.00%) QA
1 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) Machine Learning
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Dependency Management
3 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (25.00%) SDET
3 1 (25.00%) Exploratory Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (25.00%) System Testing
3 1 (25.00%) V-Model

Test Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Manual Tester
2 1 (25.00%) QA Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Software Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Test Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Django
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (25.00%) Dependency Management
3 1 (25.00%) Exploratory Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) Machine Learning
3 1 (25.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) SDET
3 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA