Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 6 months to 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Management
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 167 155 141
Rank change year-on-year -12 -14 +24
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 9 7 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.30% 0.26% 1.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.30% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 22
Oxfordshire median annual salary £27,500 £35,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.43% -35.19% +8.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £32,500 £37,700
90th Percentile £28,750 £44,500 £59,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Test Management 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 2,688 2,370 2,895
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 88.63% 88.80% 88.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2,199 1,856 2,324
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Test Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings citing Test Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Test Management in Oxfordshire

Test Management
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for Test Management in Oxfordshire

Test Management
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Management within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 17 January 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
Abingdon - 8 - - 1
Oxford - 1 £27,500 -
Test Management
South East

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 9 (100.00%) QA
1 9 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) JIRA
2 8 (88.89%) C++
2 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 8 (88.89%) Python
2 8 (88.89%) Data Mining
2 8 (88.89%) Sophos
2 8 (88.89%) Cadence
2 8 (88.89%) VMware ESXi
2 8 (88.89%) Process Improvement
2 8 (88.89%) Test Strategy
2 8 (88.89%) Mentoring
2 8 (88.89%) Coaching
2 8 (88.89%) Defect Management
2 8 (88.89%) Virtual Environments
2 8 (88.89%) TestRail
2 8 (88.89%) Hyper-V
3 1 (11.11%) Exploratory Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
3 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
3 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing

Test Management
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) JIRA
1 8 (88.89%) TestRail
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) QA Leader
2 1 (11.11%) Automation Tester
2 1 (11.11%) Functional Tester
2 1 (11.11%) Manual Tester
2 1 (11.11%) QA Automation Tester
2 1 (11.11%) QA Manual Tester
2 1 (11.11%) QA Tester
2 1 (11.11%) Software QA Tester
2 1 (11.11%) Software Tester
2 1 (11.11%) Tester
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) Coaching
2 8 (88.89%) Defect Management
2 8 (88.89%) Mentoring
2 8 (88.89%) Process Improvement
2 8 (88.89%) Test Strategy
2 8 (88.89%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (11.11%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (11.11%) Exploratory Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C++
1 8 (88.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Hyper-V
1 8 (88.89%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Cadence
1 8 (88.89%) Sophos