The first table below looks at the demand for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire 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 30 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 Oxfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 101 95 84
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 17 24 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.08% 1.36% 1.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 1.41% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 16 16 23
Average salary £30,000 £33,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -29.78%
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Job Titles Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1526 1701 1384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.52% 96.54% 96.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1333 1468 1266
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Test Analyst
South East

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Test Analyst
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -3 5 £30,000 +9.09%
Wallingford -9 2 £18,500 -47.14%
Banbury - 2 £27,000 -
Test Analyst
South East

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 30 (85.71%) Test Scripting
2 22 (62.86%) QuickTest Pro
3 20 (57.14%) Automated Testing
4 13 (37.14%) Performance Testing
4 13 (37.14%) LoadRunner
4 13 (37.14%) JMeter
4 13 (37.14%) Visual Studio
4 13 (37.14%) WinRunner
4 13 (37.14%) eggPlant
5 10 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
5 10 (28.57%) ISEB
6 9 (25.71%) Selenium
6 9 (25.71%) ISTQB
7 8 (22.86%) QA
7 8 (22.86%) Usability Testing
7 8 (22.86%) Web Testing
7 8 (22.86%) Retail
7 8 (22.86%) Chip and PIN
8 7 (20.00%) .NET
8 7 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (17.14%) HP
10 4 (11.43%) SQL
10 4 (11.43%) Regression Testing
10 4 (11.43%) Unit Testing
11 3 (8.57%) JIRA
11 3 (8.57%) Software Testing
11 3 (8.57%) Cucumber
11 3 (8.57%) Bugzilla
11 3 (8.57%) TestDirector
11 3 (8.57%) SQL Server

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 22 (62.86%) QuickTest Pro
2 13 (37.14%) LoadRunner
2 13 (37.14%) JMeter
2 13 (37.14%) Visual Studio
2 13 (37.14%) WinRunner
2 13 (37.14%) eggPlant
3 9 (25.71%) Selenium
4 3 (8.57%) JIRA
4 3 (8.57%) Cucumber
4 3 (8.57%) Bugzilla
4 3 (8.57%) TestDirector
5 1 (2.86%) Behat
General
1 8 (22.86%) Retail
2 2 (5.71%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (2.86%) XHTML
2 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.86%) CSS
2 1 (2.86%) Web Services
2 1 (2.86%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Chip and PIN
2 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.86%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (85.71%) Test Scripting
2 20 (57.14%) Automated Testing
3 13 (37.14%) Performance Testing
4 8 (22.86%) Usability Testing
4 8 (22.86%) Web Testing
5 7 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (11.43%) Regression Testing
6 4 (11.43%) Unit Testing
7 3 (8.57%) Software Testing
8 2 (5.71%) Test Automation
8 2 (5.71%) Automation Testing
9 1 (2.86%) Manual Testing
9 1 (2.86%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (2.86%) Project Planning
9 1 (2.86%) MVC
9 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) SQL
2 1 (2.86%) C
2 1 (2.86%) C#
2 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (28.57%) ISEB
2 9 (25.71%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) HP