Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for System Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited System Testing over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

System Testing
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 165 158 166
Rank change year-on-year -7 +8 +3
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 10 21 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.33% 0.72% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.81% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 10 29 8
Oxfordshire median annual salary £37,000 £33,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.45% -7.59% -39.58%
10th Percentile £26,600 £22,750 £28,850
90th Percentile £47,750 £43,600 £50,125
South East median annual salary £35,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -21.11% +5.88% +6.25%

System 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 2680 2597 2930
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 88.39% 88.60% 87.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2206 2077 2371
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.45% +8.75%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £63,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

System Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for System Testing in Oxfordshire

System Testing
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for System Testing in Oxfordshire

System Testing
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing System Testing in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for System Testing in Oxfordshire

System 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 System Testing within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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 -11 8 £37,000 +2.78%
Abingdon - 1 £24,000 -
System Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing System 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 9 (90.00%) Windows
1 9 (90.00%) Test Automation
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 5 (50.00%) QA
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (50.00%) Functional Testing
3 5 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 4 (40.00%) Bash Shell
4 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
4 4 (40.00%) Manual Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Unit Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Integration Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (40.00%) Algorithms
4 4 (40.00%) Gherkin
4 4 (40.00%) ISEB
4 4 (40.00%) Linux
4 4 (40.00%) Python
4 4 (40.00%) C++
4 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 4 (40.00%) Selenium
4 4 (40.00%) Ruby
5 1 (10.00%) Test Management
5 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (10.00%) Infor
5 1 (10.00%) RedPrairie
5 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center

System 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) NetSuite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (40.00%) Selenium
1 4 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (10.00%) eCATT
2 1 (10.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (10.00%) LoadRunner
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) IT Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Test Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Test Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Systems Test Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Coordinator
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Data Coordinator
4 1 (10.00%) Project Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (10.00%) Release Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Test Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Trainee
4 1 (10.00%) Trainee Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Trainee Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Test Automation
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) Functional Testing
3 5 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Integration Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Manual Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
4 4 (40.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Change Control
5 1 (10.00%) Collaborative Working
5 1 (10.00%) ERP
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) Line Management
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) Release Management
5 1 (10.00%) SDLC
5 1 (10.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Bash Shell
1 4 (40.00%) C++
1 4 (40.00%) Python
1 4 (40.00%) Ruby
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (40.00%) ISEB
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) Infor
2 1 (10.00%) JDA
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) RedPrairie
2 1 (10.00%) SAP