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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 88 79 75
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 5 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.64% 0.26% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.27% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 3
Average salary £31,500 £21,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.82% -33.07%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
761 741 780
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 97.19% 97.50% 98.86%
Number of salaries quoted 643 620 648
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,625
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +7.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £28,798
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 February 2016.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Oxford

Test Analyst
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 4 (50.00%) System Testing
1 4 (50.00%) Test Strategy
1 4 (50.00%) User Stories
1 4 (50.00%) Line Management
2 3 (37.50%) Automation Testing
2 3 (37.50%) QA
2 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
2 3 (37.50%) JIRA
2 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
2 3 (37.50%) ISEB
3 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (25.00%) MS Office
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Games
3 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Game Development
4 1 (12.50%) BDD
4 1 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Selenium
4 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Windows
4 1 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) Client/Server

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) JIRA
2 1 (12.50%) Selenium
General
1 2 (25.00%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 4 (50.00%) Line Management
1 4 (50.00%) System Testing
1 4 (50.00%) Test Strategy
1 4 (50.00%) User Stories
2 3 (37.50%) Automation Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
3 2 (25.00%) Game Development
3 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) BDD
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
4 1 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C#
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) ISEB
1 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft