Period
to 10 December 2018

The median annual salary for a QA Test Analyst was £61,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

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

Quality Assurance Test Analyst
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 150 154 -
Rank change year-on-year +4 - +186
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Test Analyst 8 15 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.31% 0.49% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 0
Oxfordshire median annual salary £61,000 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +52.50% - -
South East median annual salary £37,500 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -3.85% +11.43% +7.69%

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 2,461 2,980 2,760
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.62% 96.72% 97.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2,111 2,467 2,230
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £65,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

QA Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for QA Test Analyst in Oxfordshire

QA Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for QA Test Analyst in Oxfordshire

QA Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing QA Test Analyst in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Salary histogram for QA Test Analyst in Oxfordshire

QA 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 QA Test Analyst within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 10 December 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 -11 5 £61,000 +52.50% 1
Abingdon - 2 £45,000 - 2
QA Test Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, QA 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 QA Test Analyst in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) QA
1 8 (100.00%) Selenium
2 7 (87.50%) Test Automation
2 7 (87.50%) Cucumber
2 7 (87.50%) Scrum
3 6 (75.00%) Java
3 6 (75.00%) WebDriver
4 5 (62.50%) BDD
4 5 (62.50%) Kanban
4 5 (62.50%) DevOps
5 4 (50.00%) Coaching
5 4 (50.00%) Publishing
6 3 (37.50%) Data Analytics
6 3 (37.50%) Analytics
7 2 (25.00%) Scenario Testing
7 2 (25.00%) Node.js
7 2 (25.00%) Big Data
7 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
8 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
8 1 (12.50%) IntelliJ
8 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner
8 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (12.50%) JMeter
8 1 (12.50%) Apache Solr
8 1 (12.50%) OWASP
8 1 (12.50%) Degree
8 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
8 1 (12.50%) Fiddler

QA 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 1 (12.50%) Apache Solr
1 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Big Data
2 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Selenium
2 7 (87.50%) Cucumber
3 6 (75.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (12.50%) Fiddler
4 1 (12.50%) IntelliJ
4 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
4 1 (12.50%) JMeter
4 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner
General
1 4 (50.00%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Node.js
2 1 (12.50%) PostGIS
2 1 (12.50%) Spring Boot
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) Scrum
2 7 (87.50%) Test Automation
3 5 (62.50%) BDD
3 5 (62.50%) DevOps
3 5 (62.50%) Kanban
4 4 (50.00%) Coaching
5 3 (37.50%) Analytics
5 3 (37.50%) Data Analytics
6 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
6 2 (25.00%) Scenario Testing
7 1 (12.50%) API Testing
7 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
7 1 (12.50%) Load Testing
7 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
7 1 (12.50%) OWASP
7 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Apache ZooKeeper