The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Edinburgh region that had Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 78 45 95
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +50
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 17 66 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.43% 4.69% 1.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.49% 4.91% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 10 38 15
Median salary £27,000 £38,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.94% -8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,350 £30,000 £33,200
10% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £50,750 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,500 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.89% -1.42%
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
1139 1344 1535
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 96.04% 95.45% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 654 841 986
Median salary £45,000 £44,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.55% +5.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region that featured Test Analyst in the job title.

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, 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 Edinburgh region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 26 (56.52%) Finance
2 22 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (32.61%) Retail
3 15 (32.61%) Software Testing
4 14 (30.43%) ISTQB
4 14 (30.43%) Degree
5 13 (28.26%) Banking
5 13 (28.26%) Manual Testing
6 12 (26.09%) ISEB
7 11 (23.91%) Test Automation
8 10 (21.74%) Test Scripting
8 10 (21.74%) Project Management
8 10 (21.74%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (19.57%) Computer Science
9 9 (19.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 8 (17.39%) Defect Management
10 8 (17.39%) SQL
10 8 (17.39%) Operations Research
10 8 (17.39%) Mathematics
10 8 (17.39%) Physics
10 8 (17.39%) Psychology
10 8 (17.39%) Software Engineering
10 8 (17.39%) Economics
10 8 (17.39%) Business Analysis
10 8 (17.39%) Local Government
11 7 (15.22%) C#
11 7 (15.22%) Release Management
11 7 (15.22%) HP Quality Center
12 5 (10.87%) Mentoring
12 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 4 (8.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Markit EDM
2 1 (2.17%) FLEXCUBE
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.52%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (6.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) HP UFT
1 4 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.52%) Cucumber
2 3 (6.52%) FitNesse
2 3 (6.52%) SpecFlow
3 1 (2.17%) Selenium
General
1 26 (56.52%) Finance
2 15 (32.61%) Retail
3 13 (28.26%) Banking
4 8 (17.39%) Local Government
5 5 (10.87%) Retail Banking
6 3 (6.52%) Front Office
7 2 (4.35%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (2.17%) Financial Institution
8 1 (2.17%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.52%) Gherkin
2 1 (2.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.57%) Computer Science
2 8 (17.39%) Economics
2 8 (17.39%) Mathematics
2 8 (17.39%) Physics
2 8 (17.39%) Psychology
3 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.35%) Credit Risk
4 2 (4.35%) Statistics
5 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.17%) Online Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (32.61%) Software Testing
3 13 (28.26%) Manual Testing
4 11 (23.91%) Test Automation
5 10 (21.74%) Project Management
5 10 (21.74%) Test Scripting
5 10 (21.74%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (17.39%) Business Analysis
6 8 (17.39%) Defect Management
6 8 (17.39%) Operations Research
6 8 (17.39%) Software Engineering
7 7 (15.22%) Release Management
8 5 (10.87%) ETL
8 5 (10.87%) Mentoring
9 4 (8.70%) Asset Management
9 4 (8.70%) System Integration Testing
9 4 (8.70%) V-Model
9 4 (8.70%) Waterfall
10 3 (6.52%) Information Assurance
10 3 (6.52%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.39%) SQL
2 7 (15.22%) C#
3 3 (6.52%) Java
3 3 (6.52%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (30.43%) Degree
1 14 (30.43%) ISTQB
2 12 (26.09%) ISEB
3 9 (19.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) QA
2 2 (4.35%) Basel II
3 1 (2.17%) FATCA
Systems Management
1 7 (15.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.35%) Charles River
2 2 (4.35%) HP
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle
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