Period
to 22 February 2018

The median annual salary for an Automation Test Analyst was £76,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 22 February 2018.

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

Test Automation Analyst
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 157 159 181
Rank change year-on-year +2 +22 -10
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Test Analyst 19 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.61% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.11% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 19 10 5
Oxfordshire median annual salary £76,000 £33,750 £19,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +125.19% +77.63% -15.56%
South East median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. 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
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies in Oxfordshire with a recognized job title 3,006 2,616 3,317
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.97% 97.68% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2,532 2,113 2,774
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £63,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Automation Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Automation Test Analyst in Oxfordshire

Automation Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for Automation Test Analyst in Oxfordshire

Automation Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Automation Test Analyst in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 22 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Automation Test Analyst in Oxfordshire

Automation Test Analyst
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automation Test Analyst within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 22 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +4 18 £76,000 +125.19% 3
Automation Test Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 22 February 2018, Automation Test Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Oxfordshire region featuring Automation Test Analyst in the job title.

1 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (100.00%) QA
1 19 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 18 (94.74%) Continuous Integration
2 18 (94.74%) JIRA
2 18 (94.74%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (94.74%) Confluence
2 18 (94.74%) Cucumber
2 18 (94.74%) Selenium
2 18 (94.74%) Java
3 17 (89.47%) JavaScript
3 17 (89.47%) Process Improvement
4 15 (78.95%) BDD
4 15 (78.95%) TDD
5 14 (73.68%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (57.89%) Gherkin
7 10 (52.63%) Test Strategy
7 10 (52.63%) User Stories
7 10 (52.63%) Zephyr
7 10 (52.63%) Product Management
7 10 (52.63%) ISTQB
7 10 (52.63%) HP
7 10 (52.63%) HP UFT
7 10 (52.63%) LoadRunner
7 10 (52.63%) Micro Focus
7 10 (52.63%) Project Management
7 10 (52.63%) C#
7 10 (52.63%) C++
7 10 (52.63%) Coaching
7 10 (52.63%) Software Delivery

Automation Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 18 (94.74%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 18 (94.74%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (36.84%) Google Cloud Platform
Development Applications
1 18 (94.74%) Cucumber
1 18 (94.74%) JIRA
1 18 (94.74%) Selenium
2 10 (52.63%) HP UFT
2 10 (52.63%) LoadRunner
2 10 (52.63%) Zephyr
3 8 (42.11%) Jenkins
3 8 (42.11%) JUnit
3 8 (42.11%) SoapUI
4 7 (36.84%) Maven
5 1 (5.26%) JMeter
5 1 (5.26%) WebDriver
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (57.89%) Gherkin
2 8 (42.11%) SOAP
2 8 (42.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 18 (94.74%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (89.47%) Process Improvement
4 15 (78.95%) BDD
4 15 (78.95%) TDD
5 14 (73.68%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (52.63%) Coaching
6 10 (52.63%) Exploratory Testing
6 10 (52.63%) Product Management
6 10 (52.63%) Project Management
6 10 (52.63%) Software Delivery
6 10 (52.63%) Test Strategy
6 10 (52.63%) User Stories
7 8 (42.11%) API Testing
7 8 (42.11%) Kanban
7 8 (42.11%) Root Cause Analysis
7 8 (42.11%) Scrum
8 7 (36.84%) Manual Testing
8 7 (36.84%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 18 (94.74%) Java
2 17 (89.47%) JavaScript
3 10 (52.63%) C#
3 10 (52.63%) C++
4 8 (42.11%) SQL
5 7 (36.84%) Python
5 7 (36.84%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) HP
1 10 (52.63%) Micro Focus
2 7 (36.84%) Google
2 7 (36.84%) Talend