The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Test Analyst
Rank 73 104 104
Rank change year-on-year
+31 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 24 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.89% 0.074% 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.99% 0.078% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 20 0 1
Average salary £35,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +6.94%
Senior 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 Edinburgh 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
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1206 1286 1336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.81% 95.47% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 811 830 861
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Senior Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Senior Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Senior Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Senior Test Analyst Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Senior Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Senior 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 Senior Test Analyst in their job title.

1 35 (89.74%) Agile Software Development
1 35 (89.74%) Test Scripting
2 34 (87.18%) Test Automation
3 33 (84.62%) Manual Testing
3 33 (84.62%) Release Management
4 5 (12.82%) Finance
5 3 (7.69%) Banking
5 3 (7.69%) Degree
5 3 (7.69%) Test Strategy
5 3 (7.69%) Mentoring
5 3 (7.69%) Defect Management
6 2 (5.13%) Stress Testing
6 2 (5.13%) Line Management
6 2 (5.13%) Software Testing
6 2 (5.13%) Statistics
6 2 (5.13%) ISTQB
6 2 (5.13%) Numerical Analysis
6 2 (5.13%) Scrum
6 2 (5.13%) Credit Risk
6 2 (5.13%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (5.13%) Validation
6 2 (5.13%) Information Security
6 2 (5.13%) Risk Management
6 2 (5.13%) Project Management
6 2 (5.13%) Basel II
6 2 (5.13%) HP
7 1 (2.56%) ISEB
7 1 (2.56%) HP UFT
7 1 (2.56%) SQL
7 1 (2.56%) MS Excel

Senior Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Senior 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 Senior Test Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Bugzilla
1 1 (2.56%) Cucumber
1 1 (2.56%) HP UFT
1 1 (2.56%) Selenium
General
1 5 (12.82%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) Credit Risk
1 2 (5.13%) Statistics
2 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (89.74%) Agile Software Development
1 35 (89.74%) Test Scripting
2 34 (87.18%) Test Automation
3 33 (84.62%) Manual Testing
3 33 (84.62%) Release Management
4 3 (7.69%) Defect Management
4 3 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 3 (7.69%) Test Strategy
5 2 (5.13%) Information Security
5 2 (5.13%) Line Management
5 2 (5.13%) Numerical Analysis
5 2 (5.13%) Project Management
5 2 (5.13%) Risk Management
5 2 (5.13%) Scrum
5 2 (5.13%) Software Testing
5 2 (5.13%) Stress Testing
5 2 (5.13%) Validation
6 1 (2.56%) Automated Testing
6 1 (2.56%) Fund Management
6 1 (2.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.56%) ISEB
3 1 (2.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) Basel II
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (5.13%) HP
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Good Benefits Package + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago