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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Test Analyst
Rank 104 89 83
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 6 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.40% 0.64% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.67% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 8
Average salary £39,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,800 £37,000 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £42,200 £39,500 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.63%
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
1438 1194 1182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 96.32% 94.99% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 971 764 847
Average salary £40,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,500 £26,974
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 September 2014, 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 5 (62.50%) Finance
1 5 (62.50%) ISEB
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Selenium
2 4 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 3 (37.50%) Mobile App
3 3 (37.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Regression Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (25.00%) Workflow
4 2 (25.00%) Statistics
4 2 (25.00%) Retail
4 2 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (25.00%) Security Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (25.00%) V-Model
4 2 (25.00%) Information Assurance
4 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (12.50%) Test Management
5 1 (12.50%) JIRA
5 1 (12.50%) QA
5 1 (12.50%) Fiddler
5 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Load Testing

Senior Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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.

Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (12.50%) JIRA
3 1 (12.50%) Fiddler
3 1 (12.50%) FogBugz
3 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 1 (12.50%) Bugzilla
3 1 (12.50%) JMeter
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (12.50%) Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
1 1 (12.50%) XML
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Mobile App
2 2 (25.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Regression Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Workflow
3 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (25.00%) V-Model
3 2 (25.00%) Information Assurance
3 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (12.50%) Test Management
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Load Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Test Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) Coaching
4 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Black-Box Testing
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C#
1 2 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
2 1 (12.50%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) ISEB
2 4 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 3 (37.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft