The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £29,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

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

Test Analyst
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 90 112
Rank change year-on-year -3 +22  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 21 27 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.49% 1.84% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.54% 1.90% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 21 26 10
Median salary £29,000 £33,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.78% +2.30%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +1.44% -1.42%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Oxfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1368 1423 1493
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 96.75% 96.80% 96.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1191 1215 1206
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +13.92%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire that featured Test Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Test Analyst in Oxfordshire

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for Test Analyst in Oxfordshire

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Analyst in Oxfordshire over the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Analyst in Oxfordshire

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 Test Analyst within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford - 15 £29,000 - 1
Witney - 4 £35,500 -
Abingdon +32 1 £29,000 +56.75%
Test Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Oxfordshire region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 22 (75.86%) ISTQB
2 17 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (55.17%) Windows
4 15 (51.72%) Automated Testing
5 14 (48.28%) ISEB
6 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
6 13 (44.83%) System Testing
7 12 (41.38%) Team Foundation Server
7 12 (41.38%) Gherkin
8 11 (37.93%) Test Scripting
9 8 (27.59%) Manual Testing
10 7 (24.14%) SQL
11 5 (17.24%) Test Strategy
12 4 (13.79%) Exploratory Testing
12 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
13 3 (10.34%) Selenium
13 3 (10.34%) Waterfall
13 3 (10.34%) Defect Tracking
14 2 (6.90%) SDLC
14 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
14 2 (6.90%) BDD
14 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
14 2 (6.90%) Automation Testing
14 2 (6.90%) WebDriver
14 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
14 2 (6.90%) Scrum
14 2 (6.90%) XML
14 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
14 2 (6.90%) T-SQL
14 2 (6.90%) VBScript

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:

Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) MySQL
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (41.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (10.34%) Selenium
3 2 (6.90%) WebDriver
4 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.45%) Gradle
4 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.45%) JMeter
4 1 (3.45%) Maven
4 1 (3.45%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (3.45%) Games
1 1 (3.45%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (41.38%) Gherkin
2 2 (6.90%) XML
3 1 (3.45%) .NET
3 1 (3.45%) CSS
3 1 (3.45%) HTML
3 1 (3.45%) jQuery
3 1 (3.45%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.45%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 16 (55.17%) Windows
2 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
2 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Vista
3 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (51.72%) Automated Testing
3 13 (44.83%) System Testing
4 11 (37.93%) Test Scripting
5 8 (27.59%) Manual Testing
6 5 (17.24%) Test Strategy
7 4 (13.79%) Exploratory Testing
8 3 (10.34%) Defect Tracking
8 3 (10.34%) Waterfall
9 2 (6.90%) Automation Testing
9 2 (6.90%) BDD
9 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
9 2 (6.90%) Regression Testing
9 2 (6.90%) Scrum
9 2 (6.90%) SDLC
10 1 (3.45%) Agile Testing
10 1 (3.45%) Functional Testing
10 1 (3.45%) Line Management
10 1 (3.45%) Non-Functional Testing
10 1 (3.45%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) SQL
2 2 (6.90%) T-SQL
2 2 (6.90%) VB
2 2 (6.90%) VBScript
3 1 (3.45%) C#
3 1 (3.45%) Java
3 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 22 (75.86%) ISTQB
2 14 (48.28%) ISEB
3 1 (3.45%) Degree
3 1 (3.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle
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