The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 71 66 65
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 5 16 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.70% 1.74% 2.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 1.80% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 18
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -25.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £26,000 £43,350
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £45,000 £49,400
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
Test Analyst
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
669 888 848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 93.96% 96.73% 96.36%
Number of salaries quoted 587 785 772
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Analyst in the job title across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Oxford

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Oxford

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford region that cited Test Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Test Analyst in their job title.

1 10 (90.91%) Test Scripting
2 8 (72.73%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (72.73%) QuickTest Pro
2 8 (72.73%) ISEB
2 8 (72.73%) ISTQB
3 7 (63.64%) Chip and PIN
3 7 (63.64%) Retail
3 7 (63.64%) Usability Testing
3 7 (63.64%) Web Testing
3 7 (63.64%) Functional Testing
4 5 (45.45%) Selenium
4 5 (45.45%) HP
5 4 (36.36%) Regression Testing
6 3 (27.27%) TestDirector
6 3 (27.27%) Bugzilla
6 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (27.27%) JIRA
7 1 (9.09%) QA
7 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
7 1 (9.09%) BDD
7 1 (9.09%) Manual Testing
7 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
7 1 (9.09%) VMware
7 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (9.09%) Degree
7 1 (9.09%) Perl
7 1 (9.09%) Windows
7 1 (9.09%) Python

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford region that cited Test Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Test Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (45.45%) Selenium
3 3 (27.27%) Bugzilla
3 3 (27.27%) JIRA
3 3 (27.27%) TestDirector
4 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
General
1 7 (63.64%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Test Scripting
2 7 (63.64%) Usability Testing
2 7 (63.64%) Web Testing
2 7 (63.64%) Functional Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Regression Testing
4 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Automation Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Workflow
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Manual Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
5 1 (9.09%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Perl
1 1 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) ISEB
1 8 (72.73%) ISTQB
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (9.09%) KVM
Systems Management
1 8 (72.73%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) HP
2 1 (9.09%) VMware