The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 15 30 41
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 1 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 1.75% 0.74% 1.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.82% 0.79% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 4
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.51% +1.53%
Test Analyst
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
55 252 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 96.49% 92.65% 97.51%
Number of salaries quoted 31 151 227
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £30,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Analyst in the job title across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Aberdeen

Test Analyst
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region that cited Test Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Test Analyst in their job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) WF
2 1 (33.33%) Use Case
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (33.33%) PTC Creo
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) PLM
2 1 (33.33%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 1 (33.33%) Teamcenter
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region that cited Test Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Test Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Pro/ENGINEER
1 1 (33.33%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Teamcenter
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Cash Management
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) WF
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Use Case
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) PLM
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) HP