Period
to 21 June 2018

The median annual salary for a QA Manual Tester was £66,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

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

Quality Assurance Manual Tester
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 176 165 -
Rank change year-on-year -11 - -
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Manual Tester 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.033% 0.036% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.037% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Oxfordshire median annual salary £66,000 £30,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +116.39% - -
South East median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% +16.67%

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 2,954 2,681 2,952
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.30% 96.72% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2,627 2,278 2,492
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

QA Manual Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for QA Manual Tester in Oxfordshire

QA Manual Tester
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for QA Manual Tester in Oxfordshire

QA Manual Tester
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 Manual Tester within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 21 June 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
Kidlington - 1 £66,000 -
Oxford - 1 £66,000 -
QA Manual Tester
South East

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

For the 6 months to 21 June 2018, QA Manual Tester 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 QA Manual Tester in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) IntelliJ
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Lucene
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Solr
1 1 (100.00%) Scala
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Confluence
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL

QA Manual Tester 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 1 (100.00%) Apache Solr
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (100.00%) Confluence
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) IntelliJ
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Lucene
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Spring Boot
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) SDET
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Google