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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 96 113 119
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 28 11 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.84% 0.72% 0.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.91% 0.75% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 27 10 16
Average salary £36,500 £32,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.30% +4.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,300 £23,600 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £44,350 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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
1466 1475 1754
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.51% 96.59% 97.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1246 1191 1531
Average salary £45,000 £39,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.92% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 April 2016.

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 28 April 2016. 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
Banbury - 15 £36,500 - 2
Abingdon - 1 £18,500 -
Test Analyst
South East

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 28 (62.22%) User Acceptance Testing
2 25 (55.56%) ISTQB
3 23 (51.11%) Software Testing
3 23 (51.11%) Automated Testing
3 23 (51.11%) ISEB
4 21 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (44.44%) Regression Testing
6 19 (42.22%) Functional Testing
7 18 (40.00%) Finance
8 17 (37.78%) QA
9 15 (33.33%) V-Model
9 15 (33.33%) Waterfall
10 13 (28.89%) Test Strategy
11 12 (26.67%) HP Quality Center
12 11 (24.44%) Test Scripting
13 9 (20.00%) Load Testing
13 9 (20.00%) TestDirector
14 8 (17.78%) HP
15 7 (15.56%) HP UFT
15 7 (15.56%) E-Commerce
15 7 (15.56%) Test Management
16 6 (13.33%) Defect Management
16 6 (13.33%) MS Excel
16 6 (13.33%) Degree
17 5 (11.11%) JIRA
17 5 (11.11%) Manual Testing
18 4 (8.89%) System Testing
18 4 (8.89%) Security Testing
18 4 (8.89%) Game Development
18 4 (8.89%) User Stories

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.22%) Apache Solr
2 1 (2.22%) Node.js
2 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (20.00%) TestDirector
2 7 (15.56%) HP UFT
3 5 (11.11%) JIRA
4 4 (8.89%) QARun
4 4 (8.89%) WinRunner
5 1 (2.22%) Bugzilla
5 1 (2.22%) IntelliJ
5 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.22%) Selenium
5 1 (2.22%) TestLink
General
1 18 (40.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.89%) Games
3 1 (2.22%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) PostGIS
1 1 (2.22%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) User Experience
2 3 (6.67%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.22%) Chip and PIN
3 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.22%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (62.22%) User Acceptance Testing
2 23 (51.11%) Automated Testing
2 23 (51.11%) Software Testing
3 21 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (44.44%) Regression Testing
5 19 (42.22%) Functional Testing
6 15 (33.33%) V-Model
6 15 (33.33%) Waterfall
7 13 (28.89%) Test Strategy
8 11 (24.44%) Test Scripting
9 9 (20.00%) Load Testing
10 7 (15.56%) E-Commerce
10 7 (15.56%) Test Management
11 6 (13.33%) Defect Management
12 5 (11.11%) Manual Testing
13 4 (8.89%) Game Development
13 4 (8.89%) Line Management
13 4 (8.89%) Security Testing
13 4 (8.89%) System Testing
13 4 (8.89%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.44%) C++
2 1 (2.22%) C
2 1 (2.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 25 (55.56%) ISTQB
2 23 (51.11%) ISEB
3 6 (13.33%) Degree
4 2 (4.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (37.78%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 12 (26.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (17.78%) HP
2 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 7 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £41500.00 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 6 days ago