Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a QA Analyst was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxford during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Quality Assurance Analyst
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 108 118 121
Rank change year-on-year +10 +3 -
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 15 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.94% 0.068% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 0.069% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 15 1 7
Oxford median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +30.77% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £41,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £63,000 £43,750 £46,000
Oxfordshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +21.43% -7.28%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Oxford
Permanent vacancies in Oxford with a recognized job title 1543 1444 1562
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.86% 97.96% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1352 1266 1258
Oxford median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% +5.00%
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £63,750 £61,250
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

QA Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

Job postings that featured QA Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxford.

Job vacancy trend for QA Analyst in Oxford

QA Analyst
Salary Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing QA Analyst in Oxford.

Salary trend for QA Analyst in Oxford

QA Analyst
Salary Histogram in Oxford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing QA Analyst in Oxford over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for QA Analyst in Oxford

QA Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, QA Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Oxford region featuring QA Analyst in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 15 (100.00%) QA
1 15 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 13 (86.67%) Manual Testing
3 9 (60.00%) Software Testing
3 9 (60.00%) Regression Testing
3 9 (60.00%) C++
4 6 (40.00%) Java
4 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (40.00%) SQL
4 6 (40.00%) JUnit
4 6 (40.00%) SOAP
4 6 (40.00%) Web Services
4 6 (40.00%) Python
4 6 (40.00%) Scrum
4 6 (40.00%) Google
4 6 (40.00%) JIRA
4 6 (40.00%) Selenium
4 6 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (40.00%) Ruby
4 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (40.00%) Maven
4 6 (40.00%) Kanban
4 6 (40.00%) Talend Open Studio
4 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (40.00%) Confluence
4 6 (40.00%) Cucumber
4 6 (40.00%) SoapUI
4 6 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement

QA Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (40.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (40.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Cucumber
1 6 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 6 (40.00%) JIRA
1 6 (40.00%) JUnit
1 6 (40.00%) Maven
1 6 (40.00%) Selenium
1 6 (40.00%) SoapUI
1 6 (40.00%) Talend Open Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) SOAP
1 6 (40.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 15 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 13 (86.67%) Manual Testing
3 9 (60.00%) Regression Testing
3 9 (60.00%) Software Testing
4 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (40.00%) API Testing
4 6 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (40.00%) Kanban
4 6 (40.00%) Process Improvement
4 6 (40.00%) QA Automation
4 6 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (40.00%) Scrum
4 6 (40.00%) SDET
5 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) C++
2 6 (40.00%) Java
2 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (40.00%) Python
2 6 (40.00%) Ruby
2 6 (40.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Google
1 6 (40.00%) Talend