The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Oxford region that had QA Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Quality Assurance Tester
Rank 67 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Tester 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.76% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Median salary £25,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
QA Tester
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
653 877 715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 98.79% 97.55% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 552 738 625
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

QA Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxford region that featured QA Tester in the job title.

QA Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

QA Tester
Salary Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing QA Tester across the Oxford region.

QA Tester Salary Trend in Oxford

QA Tester
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QA Tester across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

QA Tester Salary Histogram in Oxford

QA Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, QA Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Oxford region featuring QA Tester in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) QA
2 4 (80.00%) Automated Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (60.00%) JIRA
3 3 (60.00%) Marketing
3 3 (60.00%) Selenium
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
4 2 (40.00%) C#
4 2 (40.00%) User Experience
4 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (40.00%) Issue Tracking
5 1 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
5 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Appium
5 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (20.00%) MS Office
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) TestComplete
5 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
5 1 (20.00%) SaaS
5 1 (20.00%) Software Testing

QA Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) JIRA
1 3 (60.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) Appium
2 1 (20.00%) TestComplete
2 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (60.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Issue Tracking
2 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (20.00%) Email Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft