Period
to 25 May 2018

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 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

System Testing
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 177 131 156
Rank change year-on-year -46 +25 -2
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 10 33 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.33% 1.23% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 1.36% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 35 26
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £29,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +55.17% -49.57% +101.75%
10th Percentile £38,750 £27,000 £20,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £43,750 £65,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +18.75% -5.88% -

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 2,742 2,421 2,710
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 91.16% 90.20% 88.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2,370 1,996 2,213
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -7.61% +8.24%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,000 £27,100
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £68,750
South East median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% - -

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 25 May 2018.

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 25 May 2018. 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 -39 7 £45,000 +55.17% 1
Banbury - 1 £60,000 - 1
System Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 25 May 2018, IT jobs citing System 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 System Testing.

1 7 (70.00%) EMC
1 7 (70.00%) Wireless
1 7 (70.00%) Electronics
1 7 (70.00%) Manufacturing
1 7 (70.00%) Validation
1 7 (70.00%) NFC
1 7 (70.00%) OrCAD
1 7 (70.00%) Schematic Capture
2 6 (60.00%) Aerospace
2 6 (60.00%) Automotive
3 3 (30.00%) Degree
4 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (20.00%) QA
4 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
4 2 (20.00%) Acceptance Criteria
4 2 (20.00%) Decision-Making
4 2 (20.00%) Software Delivery
4 2 (20.00%) SDLC
4 2 (20.00%) User Stories
4 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
5 1 (10.00%) CMake
5 1 (10.00%) Modbus
5 1 (10.00%) CAN bus
5 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (10.00%) JTAG
5 1 (10.00%) CppUnit

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:

Applications
1 7 (70.00%) OrCAD
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) NFC
1 7 (70.00%) Wireless
2 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (10.00%) HTTP
2 1 (10.00%) Modbus
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (10.00%) CMake
1 1 (10.00%) CppUnit
1 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (10.00%) GDB
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) Hudson
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 7 (70.00%) Electronics
1 7 (70.00%) Manufacturing
2 6 (60.00%) Aerospace
2 6 (60.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Electronics Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Design Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Electronics Design Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Programme Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Programme Test Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Test Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Test Programme Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) XML
1 1 (10.00%) XML Schema
1 1 (10.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) CAN bus
2 1 (10.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (10.00%) State Machine
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Schematic Capture
1 7 (70.00%) Validation
2 2 (20.00%) Acceptance Criteria
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Decision-Making
2 2 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
2 2 (20.00%) SDLC
2 2 (20.00%) Software Delivery
2 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (20.00%) User Stories
3 1 (10.00%) Device Driver Development
3 1 (10.00%) Gantt Chart
3 1 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Release Management
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (10.00%) UML
3 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C++
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (10.00%) JTAG
2 1 (10.00%) MISRA
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) EMC