Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior QA Engineer was £63,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxford during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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

Senior Quality Assurance Engineer
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 113 115 120
Rank change year-on-year +2 +5 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior QA Engineer 6 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.38% 0.14% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.14% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 6
Oxford median annual salary £63,000 - £37,500
Oxfordshire median annual salary £63,000 - £37,500

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 1536 1439 1596
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.97% 98.02% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1347 1259 1286
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%

Senior QA Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior QA Engineer in Oxford

Senior QA Engineer
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for Senior QA Engineer in Oxford

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Senior QA Engineer 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 Senior QA Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) JUnit
1 6 (100.00%) SOAP
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
1 6 (100.00%) Python
1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Maven
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 6 (100.00%) Ruby
1 6 (100.00%) Google
1 6 (100.00%) JIRA
1 6 (100.00%) QA
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Kanban
1 6 (100.00%) Talend Open Studio
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (100.00%) Confluence
1 6 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 6 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 6 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 6 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 6 (100.00%) Talend

Senior QA Engineer 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 (100.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 6 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 6 (100.00%) JIRA
1 6 (100.00%) JUnit
1 6 (100.00%) Maven
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
1 6 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 6 (100.00%) Talend Open Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) SOAP
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) API Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (100.00%) Kanban
1 6 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 6 (100.00%) QA Automation
1 6 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
1 6 (100.00%) SDET
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) Python
1 6 (100.00%) Ruby
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Google
1 6 (100.00%) Talend