Period
to 19 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for Functional Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Functional Testing over the 6 months to 19 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Functional Testing
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
19 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 139 139 120
Rank change year-on-year 0 -19 +17
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 7 30 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.31% 0.97% 1.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 1.06% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 31
Oxfordshire median annual salary £59,250 £45,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.67% +25.00% -4.00%
10th Percentile £29,375 £22,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £65,750 £52,500 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -

Functional 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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,103 2,832 2,356
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 92.24% 91.24% 89.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1,754 2,357 1,866
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £46,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.53% +9.41% -5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Functional Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings citing Functional Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Functional Testing in Oxfordshire

Functional Testing
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for Functional Testing in Oxfordshire

Functional Testing
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Functional Testing in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 19 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Functional Testing in Oxfordshire

Functional Testing
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Functional Testing within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 19 February 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +7 1 £25,000 -50.00%
Abingdon +4 1 £37,500 -
Functional Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 19 February 2019, IT jobs citing Functional Testing 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Functional Testing.

1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Reports
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle ASCP
1 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
1 4 (57.14%) Demantra
2 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
2 3 (42.86%) Manufacturing
3 2 (28.57%) Logistics
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (28.57%) Workflow
3 2 (28.57%) ERP
3 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Integration Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Selenium
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) QA
3 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (14.29%) HP ALM
4 1 (14.29%) BDD
4 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 1 (14.29%) Gherkin
4 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
4 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center

Functional Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 2 (28.57%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Demantra
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle ASCP
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle SCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
1 2 (28.57%) Selenium
2 1 (14.29%) HP UFT
2 1 (14.29%) JMeter
2 1 (14.29%) LoadRunner
General
1 3 (42.86%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Functional Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Software Tester
3 2 (28.57%) Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Compliance Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Junior
4 1 (14.29%) Junior Software Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Junior Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Pricing Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) QA Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Oracle Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Oracle Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Pricing Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Supply Chain Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
2 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) ERP
3 2 (28.57%) Integration Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Logistics
3 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Workflow
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) BDD
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
2 1 (14.29%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP ALM
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) HP