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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 80 61 95
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 11 45 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.03% 3.10% 1.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 3.25% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 8 39 13
Median salary £34,890 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.31% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £38,600 £44,200 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
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
1021 1385 1454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.33% 95.52% 97.06%
Number of salaries quoted 661 875 969
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 4 December 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 19 (82.61%) Software Testing
2 17 (73.91%) User Acceptance Testing
2 17 (73.91%) Microsoft
3 16 (69.57%) HP UFT
3 16 (69.57%) Cucumber
3 16 (69.57%) Defect Management
4 15 (65.22%) SpecFlow
4 15 (65.22%) Gherkin
4 15 (65.22%) Test Automation
5 13 (56.52%) Finance
6 7 (30.43%) FitNesse
7 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (17.39%) Selenium
8 4 (17.39%) ISEB
9 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (13.04%) C#
9 3 (13.04%) SQL
9 3 (13.04%) Waterfall
9 3 (13.04%) User Stories
9 3 (13.04%) Automation Testing
9 3 (13.04%) Test Strategy
10 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (8.70%) Coaching
10 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (8.70%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (8.70%) .NET
10 2 (8.70%) HP
10 2 (8.70%) QA
10 2 (8.70%) Data Management
10 2 (8.70%) Integration Testing

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 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 16 (69.57%) Cucumber
1 16 (69.57%) HP UFT
2 15 (65.22%) SpecFlow
3 7 (30.43%) FitNesse
4 4 (17.39%) Selenium
5 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
6 1 (4.35%) WebDriver
General
1 13 (56.52%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (65.22%) Gherkin
2 2 (8.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) Software Testing
2 17 (73.91%) User Acceptance Testing
3 16 (69.57%) Defect Management
4 15 (65.22%) Test Automation
5 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (13.04%) Automation Testing
6 3 (13.04%) Test Strategy
6 3 (13.04%) User Stories
6 3 (13.04%) Waterfall
7 2 (8.70%) Coaching
7 2 (8.70%) Data Management
7 2 (8.70%) Integration Testing
7 2 (8.70%) Test Management
8 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (4.35%) Data Migration
8 1 (4.35%) ETL
8 1 (4.35%) Resource Management
8 1 (4.35%) Test Scripting
8 1 (4.35%) Time Management
8 1 (4.35%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) C#
1 3 (13.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) ISEB
2 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (73.91%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) HP