The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 106 95 98
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 9 26 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.59% 1.56% 1.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 1.61% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 9 18 23
Average salary £30,000 £37,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.91% -21.27%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
Test Analyst
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire 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
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1449 1613 1577
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 95.77% 96.59% 96.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1234 1410 1445
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -5 5 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Thame - 2 £28,000 -
Test Analyst
South East

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 31 (91.18%) Test Scripting
2 22 (64.71%) QuickTest Pro
3 16 (47.06%) Automated Testing
4 13 (38.24%) Visual Studio
4 13 (38.24%) Performance Testing
5 12 (35.29%) eggPlant
5 12 (35.29%) LoadRunner
5 12 (35.29%) ISEB
5 12 (35.29%) WinRunner
5 12 (35.29%) JMeter
6 11 (32.35%) HP Quality Center
6 11 (32.35%) ISTQB
7 10 (29.41%) Usability Testing
8 9 (26.47%) Web Testing
8 9 (26.47%) Functional Testing
8 9 (26.47%) Retail
8 9 (26.47%) Chip and PIN
9 8 (23.53%) Selenium
9 8 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (20.59%) HP
11 6 (17.65%) QA
12 5 (14.71%) Regression Testing
12 5 (14.71%) SQL
12 5 (14.71%) .NET
13 4 (11.76%) Software Testing
13 4 (11.76%) Bugzilla
13 4 (11.76%) Unit Testing
13 4 (11.76%) JIRA
14 3 (8.82%) Windows
14 3 (8.82%) TestDirector

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

Development Applications
1 22 (64.71%) QuickTest Pro
2 13 (38.24%) Visual Studio
3 12 (35.29%) WinRunner
3 12 (35.29%) LoadRunner
3 12 (35.29%) JMeter
3 12 (35.29%) eggPlant
4 8 (23.53%) Selenium
5 4 (11.76%) Bugzilla
5 4 (11.76%) JIRA
6 3 (8.82%) TestDirector
7 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.94%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.94%) Selenium IDE
General
1 9 (26.47%) Retail
2 1 (2.94%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Chip and PIN
2 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (91.18%) Test Scripting
2 16 (47.06%) Automated Testing
3 13 (38.24%) Performance Testing
4 10 (29.41%) Usability Testing
5 9 (26.47%) Functional Testing
5 9 (26.47%) Web Testing
6 8 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (14.71%) Regression Testing
8 4 (11.76%) Software Testing
8 4 (11.76%) Unit Testing
9 2 (5.88%) Manual Testing
9 2 (5.88%) Test Automation
9 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (2.94%) E-Commerce
10 1 (2.94%) Workflow
10 1 (2.94%) Project Planning
10 1 (2.94%) Use Case
10 1 (2.94%) BDD
10 1 (2.94%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (2.94%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.71%) SQL
2 1 (2.94%) Python
2 1 (2.94%) C
2 1 (2.94%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (35.29%) ISEB
2 11 (32.35%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.65%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.94%) KVM
Systems Management
1 11 (32.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) HP
2 1 (2.94%) VMware
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
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Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
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Salary: Up to £20,000 per annum
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