The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 75 90 76
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 25 15 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.14% 1.13% 1.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.33% 1.17% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 21 5 17
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,800 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £37,100 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
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 Glasgow 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
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1073 1284 1114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 91.87% 96.91% 94.41%
Number of salaries quoted 713 820 662
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Glasgow

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 24 (68.57%) Test Scripting
2 23 (65.71%) ISTQB
3 16 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (45.71%) ISEB
4 14 (40.00%) Manual Testing
5 10 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
5 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 9 (25.71%) N-Tier
6 9 (25.71%) V-Model
7 8 (22.86%) Automated Testing
7 8 (22.86%) HP
7 8 (22.86%) Finance
8 7 (20.00%) Banking
8 7 (20.00%) SC Cleared
8 7 (20.00%) Security Cleared
8 7 (20.00%) Test Planning
9 6 (17.14%) Mobile App
9 6 (17.14%) QA
9 6 (17.14%) LoadRunner
10 5 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
10 5 (14.29%) SQL
10 5 (14.29%) Degree
10 5 (14.29%) Performance Testing
10 5 (14.29%) Test Management
11 4 (11.43%) CSQA
11 4 (11.43%) Windows 7
11 4 (11.43%) Software Testing
11 4 (11.43%) Windows
11 4 (11.43%) Retail
11 4 (11.43%) Waterfall

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.86%) Documentum
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Office
2 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Internet
1 1 (2.86%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
1 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) LoadRunner
2 5 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (8.57%) Cucumber
3 3 (8.57%) Selenium
3 3 (8.57%) JIRA
General
1 8 (22.86%) Finance
2 7 (20.00%) Banking
3 4 (11.43%) Retail
4 1 (2.86%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) N-Tier
2 6 (17.14%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.86%) IVR
4 1 (2.86%) Statistics
4 1 (2.86%) Online Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.43%) Windows 7
1 4 (11.43%) Windows
2 3 (8.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (68.57%) Test Scripting
2 16 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (40.00%) Manual Testing
4 9 (25.71%) V-Model
5 8 (22.86%) Automated Testing
6 7 (20.00%) Test Planning
7 5 (14.29%) Performance Testing
7 5 (14.29%) Test Management
8 4 (11.43%) Software Testing
8 4 (11.43%) Waterfall
9 3 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (8.57%) Test Strategy
9 3 (8.57%) RUP
10 2 (5.71%) Test Automation
10 2 (5.71%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (5.71%) SOA
10 2 (5.71%) Quality Management
10 2 (5.71%) Non-Functional Testing
11 1 (2.86%) Software Delivery
11 1 (2.86%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.29%) SQL
2 2 (5.71%) Ruby
2 2 (5.71%) Python
2 2 (5.71%) Perl
Qualifications
1 23 (65.71%) ISTQB
2 16 (45.71%) ISEB
3 7 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 7 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 5 (14.29%) Degree
5 4 (11.43%) CSQA
6 2 (5.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (2.86%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 8 (22.86%) HP
3 2 (5.71%) SAP
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle
4 1 (2.86%) FatWire
4 1 (2.86%) Cognizant
4 1 (2.86%) Siebel
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