The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Oxford region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 71 73 59
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 5 13 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.65% 1.35% 1.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 1.39% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 12
Average salary £30,000 £27,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -41.48%
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Job Titles Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
741 936 668
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 96.11% 96.89% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 681 815 610
Average salary £38,000 £42,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% +7.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Test Analyst
Oxfordshire

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
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 9 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 8 (88.89%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (88.89%) QuickTest Pro
3 7 (77.78%) Chip and PIN
3 7 (77.78%) Retail
3 7 (77.78%) ISTQB
3 7 (77.78%) ISEB
3 7 (77.78%) Usability Testing
3 7 (77.78%) Web Testing
4 5 (55.56%) HP
4 5 (55.56%) Selenium
5 4 (44.44%) Regression Testing
6 3 (33.33%) Bugzilla
6 3 (33.33%) TestDirector
6 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (33.33%) JIRA
7 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Windows

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (88.89%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (55.56%) Selenium
3 3 (33.33%) TestDirector
3 3 (33.33%) Bugzilla
3 3 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 7 (77.78%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 7 (77.78%) Usability Testing
2 7 (77.78%) Web Testing
3 4 (44.44%) Regression Testing
4 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) ISEB
1 7 (77.78%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 8 (88.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) HP
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