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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Management
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 114 113 100
Rank change year-on-year -1 -13  
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 6 20 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.45% 1.21% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 1.37% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 12
Median salary £53,750 £45,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.48% +14.37%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £37,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £52,500 £62,500
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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1183 1456 1316
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 87.89% 88.19% 83.08%
Number of salaries quoted 994 1164 1079
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £65,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Test Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 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
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Management in Oxfordshire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram 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 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +9 4 £42,500 -3.40%
Test Management
South East

For the 6 months to 28 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Test Management.

1 4 (66.67%) QA
1 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
1 4 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
4 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
4 1 (16.67%) System Testing
4 1 (16.67%) V-Model
4 1 (16.67%) Machine Learning
4 1 (16.67%) Behat
4 1 (16.67%) Jasmine
4 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Dependency Management
4 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) Coaching
4 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (16.67%) SDET
4 1 (16.67%) Protractor
4 1 (16.67%) Exploratory Testing
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Retail
4 1 (16.67%) Data Management

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
1 1 (16.67%) Jasmine
1 1 (16.67%) Protractor
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Test Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Test Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Automation Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Manual Tester
2 1 (16.67%) QA Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Software Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Strategy Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Test Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Behat
1 1 (16.67%) Django
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
1 4 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) BDD
4 1 (16.67%) Data Management
4 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (16.67%) Machine Learning
4 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Release Management
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 1 (16.67%) System Testing
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Validation
4 1 (16.67%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C++
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) PHP
1 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (16.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) HP