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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 78 84 72
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 17 16 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.61% 1.41% 1.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.67% 1.48% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 8
Average salary £34,000 £33,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.49% -5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,145 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £41,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,750 £31,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
1015 1082 883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 95.94% 95.67% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 679 660 661
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,250 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 18 December 2014.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 (54.55%) Test Scripting
2 19 (43.18%) Finance
3 18 (40.91%) ISTQB
4 15 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (29.55%) HP
5 13 (29.55%) SQL
5 13 (29.55%) HP Quality Center
6 12 (27.27%) Java
6 12 (27.27%) QuickTest Pro
7 11 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 10 (22.73%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (22.73%) QA
9 9 (20.45%) ISEB
10 8 (18.18%) SOA
11 7 (15.91%) Perl
11 7 (15.91%) Automated Testing
11 7 (15.91%) Selenium
11 7 (15.91%) Software Testing
11 7 (15.91%) Test Management
12 6 (13.64%) Test Planning
12 6 (13.64%) Manual Testing
12 6 (13.64%) V-Model
13 5 (11.36%) Waterfall
13 5 (11.36%) Performance Testing
13 5 (11.36%) JIRA
13 5 (11.36%) Banking
13 5 (11.36%) LoadRunner
14 4 (9.09%) Microsoft
14 4 (9.09%) ETL
14 4 (9.09%) UNIX

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 4 (9.09%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.55%) Jetty
2 2 (4.55%) WebLogic
2 2 (4.55%) JBoss
2 2 (4.55%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
Development Applications
1 12 (27.27%) QuickTest Pro
2 7 (15.91%) Selenium
3 5 (11.36%) LoadRunner
3 5 (11.36%) JIRA
4 4 (9.09%) Cucumber
5 3 (6.82%) SoapUI
6 2 (4.55%) Jenkins
6 2 (4.55%) TeamCity
6 2 (4.55%) JUnit
6 2 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 19 (43.18%) Finance
2 5 (11.36%) Banking
3 2 (4.55%) Retail
3 2 (4.55%) Front Office
3 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.27%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.09%) FIX Protocol
2 3 (6.82%) SOAP
2 3 (6.82%) Web Services
2 3 (6.82%) XML
3 2 (4.55%) .NET
3 2 (4.55%) FIXML
4 1 (2.27%) HTML
4 1 (2.27%) HTML5
4 1 (2.27%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.82%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.27%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.09%) UNIX
1 4 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (54.55%) Test Scripting
2 15 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (22.73%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (18.18%) SOA
5 7 (15.91%) Automated Testing
5 7 (15.91%) Software Testing
5 7 (15.91%) Test Management
6 6 (13.64%) Test Planning
6 6 (13.64%) Manual Testing
6 6 (13.64%) V-Model
7 5 (11.36%) Waterfall
7 5 (11.36%) Performance Testing
8 4 (9.09%) Integration Testing
8 4 (9.09%) ETL
8 4 (9.09%) Test Strategy
9 3 (6.82%) Automation Testing
10 2 (4.55%) Non-Functional Testing
10 2 (4.55%) User Stories
10 2 (4.55%) BDD
10 2 (4.55%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 13 (29.55%) SQL
2 12 (27.27%) Java
3 7 (15.91%) Perl
4 2 (4.55%) Python
4 2 (4.55%) Ruby
4 2 (4.55%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.27%) VBScript
5 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.27%) C#
5 1 (2.27%) C++
Qualifications
1 18 (40.91%) ISTQB
2 11 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 9 (20.45%) ISEB
4 4 (9.09%) Degree
5 3 (6.82%) HND
6 2 (4.55%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (4.55%) SC Cleared
6 2 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (22.73%) QA
Systems Management
1 13 (29.55%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (4.55%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 13 (29.55%) HP
2 4 (9.09%) SAP
2 4 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.55%) IBM
3 2 (4.55%) Green Hat
4 1 (2.27%) Cognizant
4 1 (2.27%) Cognos
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