Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxford during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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

Test Analyst
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 107 119
Rank change year-on-year +11 +12 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 26 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 1.63% 0.61% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.68% 0.63% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 26 9 13
Oxford median annual salary £40,000 £29,000 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.93% +13.73% -15.00%
10th Percentile £27,000 £25,450 £22,600
90th Percentile £63,000 £32,000 £37,650
Oxfordshire median annual salary £40,000 £33,500 £28,500
% change year-on-year +19.40% +17.54% -5.00%

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 1545 1435 1588
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.87% 98.02% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1355 1258 1281
Oxford median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% +5.00%
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,425 £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%

Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Analyst in Oxford

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for Test Analyst in Oxford

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Oxford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Analyst in Oxford over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Analyst in Oxford

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Test 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 Test Analyst in the job title.

1 24 (92.31%) Test Automation
2 20 (76.92%) QA
3 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (57.69%) Software Engineering
5 14 (53.85%) Manual Testing
6 11 (42.31%) Amazon AWS
6 11 (42.31%) Jenkins
7 10 (38.46%) Google Cloud Platform
7 10 (38.46%) SDET
7 10 (38.46%) SoapUI
7 10 (38.46%) Process Improvement
7 10 (38.46%) Cucumber
7 10 (38.46%) JIRA
7 10 (38.46%) Google
7 10 (38.46%) Selenium
7 10 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
7 10 (38.46%) SQL
7 10 (38.46%) JUnit
7 10 (38.46%) Java
8 9 (34.62%) C++
8 9 (34.62%) Regression Testing
8 9 (34.62%) Software Testing
9 7 (26.92%) Scrum
9 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
9 7 (26.92%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (26.92%) Kanban
10 6 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (23.08%) API Testing
10 6 (23.08%) QA Automation
10 6 (23.08%) Talend

Test 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 (23.08%) Confluence
2 1 (3.85%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 11 (42.31%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (38.46%) Google Cloud Platform
2 10 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Big Data
1 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (42.31%) Jenkins
2 10 (38.46%) Cucumber
2 10 (38.46%) JIRA
2 10 (38.46%) JUnit
2 10 (38.46%) Selenium
2 10 (38.46%) SoapUI
3 6 (23.08%) Maven
3 6 (23.08%) Talend Open Studio
4 4 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) SOAP
1 6 (23.08%) Web Services
2 4 (15.38%) Gherkin
3 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (92.31%) Test Automation
2 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (57.69%) Software Engineering
4 14 (53.85%) Manual Testing
5 10 (38.46%) Process Improvement
5 10 (38.46%) SDET
6 9 (34.62%) Regression Testing
6 9 (34.62%) Software Testing
7 7 (26.92%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (26.92%) Kanban
7 7 (26.92%) Scrum
8 6 (23.08%) API Testing
8 6 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (23.08%) QA Automation
8 6 (23.08%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (15.38%) BDD
9 4 (15.38%) System Testing
9 4 (15.38%) TDD
10 2 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
11 1 (3.85%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) Java
1 10 (38.46%) SQL
2 9 (34.62%) C++
3 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
4 6 (23.08%) Python
4 6 (23.08%) Ruby
5 1 (3.85%) PHP
5 1 (3.85%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) ISEB
1 5 (19.23%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (76.92%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Firmware
2 1 (3.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Mesos
1 1 (3.85%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) Google
2 6 (23.08%) Talend
3 4 (15.38%) Microsoft