Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a QA Analyst was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 17 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
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 150 171 176
Rank change year-on-year +21 +5 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Analyst 20 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.67% 0.034% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.035% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 15 1 11
Oxfordshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +21.43% -7.28%
10th Percentile £37,500 £41,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £63,000 £43,750 £46,000
South East median annual salary £38,750 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +10.71% +7.69% -7.14%

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 2868 2869 3177
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.50% 96.99% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2402 2332 2613
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £61,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

QA Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for QA Analyst in Oxfordshire

QA Analyst
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for QA Analyst in Oxfordshire

QA Analyst
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing QA Analyst in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for QA Analyst in Oxfordshire

QA 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 QA Analyst within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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 +18 15 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Abingdon - 5 - -
QA Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 17 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 Oxfordshire region featuring QA Analyst in the job title.

1 20 (100.00%) QA
1 20 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 15 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 13 (65.00%) Manual Testing
4 10 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 10 (50.00%) C++
4 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (45.00%) Regression Testing
5 9 (45.00%) Software Testing
6 7 (35.00%) Python
7 6 (30.00%) Ruby
7 6 (30.00%) Maven
7 6 (30.00%) Scrum
7 6 (30.00%) Java
7 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
7 6 (30.00%) SQL
7 6 (30.00%) JUnit
7 6 (30.00%) SOAP
7 6 (30.00%) Web Services
7 6 (30.00%) Google
7 6 (30.00%) JIRA
7 6 (30.00%) Kanban
7 6 (30.00%) Selenium
7 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
7 6 (30.00%) Talend Open Studio
7 6 (30.00%) Confluence
7 6 (30.00%) Process Improvement
7 6 (30.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (30.00%) Cucumber

QA 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 6 (30.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 6 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (30.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Cucumber
1 6 (30.00%) Jenkins
1 6 (30.00%) JIRA
1 6 (30.00%) JUnit
1 6 (30.00%) Maven
1 6 (30.00%) Selenium
1 6 (30.00%) SoapUI
1 6 (30.00%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (5.00%) TestLink
2 1 (5.00%) TestRail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) SOAP
1 6 (30.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Linux
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 15 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 13 (65.00%) Manual Testing
4 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 9 (45.00%) Regression Testing
5 9 (45.00%) Software Testing
6 6 (30.00%) API Testing
6 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (30.00%) Kanban
6 6 (30.00%) Process Improvement
6 6 (30.00%) QA Automation
6 6 (30.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (30.00%) Scrum
6 6 (30.00%) SDET
7 4 (20.00%) Acceptance Criteria
7 4 (20.00%) Functional Testing
7 4 (20.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
7 4 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
7 4 (20.00%) Threat Detection
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) C++
2 7 (35.00%) Python
3 6 (30.00%) Java
3 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (30.00%) Ruby
3 6 (30.00%) SQL
4 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Firmware
2 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Google
1 6 (30.00%) Talend
2 4 (20.00%) Sophos
3 1 (5.00%) VMware