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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 84 93 85
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 18 21 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.46% 1.48% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.55% 1.54% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 5
Average salary £27,500 £37,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +56.25%
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
1162 1364 1027
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 93.94% 95.99% 93.79%
Number of salaries quoted 779 888 568
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £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 24 April 2015.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 20 (71.43%) Test Scripting
2 19 (67.86%) ISTQB
3 15 (53.57%) ISEB
4 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (42.86%) Manual Testing
5 7 (25.00%) QA
5 7 (25.00%) Finance
5 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (21.43%) HP
6 6 (21.43%) N-Tier
6 6 (21.43%) V-Model
6 6 (21.43%) HP Quality Center
6 6 (21.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (17.86%) Test Management
8 4 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (14.29%) Software Testing
8 4 (14.29%) SC Cleared
8 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
8 4 (14.29%) SQL
8 4 (14.29%) Mobile App
9 3 (10.71%) Banking
9 3 (10.71%) Retail
9 3 (10.71%) QuickTest Pro
9 3 (10.71%) Perl
9 3 (10.71%) SAP
9 3 (10.71%) Windows
9 3 (10.71%) Waterfall
9 3 (10.71%) Apple iOS
9 3 (10.71%) Test Strategy
9 3 (10.71%) Windows 7

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Office
2 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (7.14%) Selenium
2 2 (7.14%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.57%) LoadRunner
General
1 7 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Banking
2 3 (10.71%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) N-Tier
2 4 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Windows
1 3 (10.71%) Windows 7
1 3 (10.71%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (71.43%) Test Scripting
2 12 (42.86%) Manual Testing
2 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (21.43%) V-Model
4 5 (17.86%) Test Management
5 4 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (14.29%) Software Testing
6 3 (10.71%) Automated Testing
6 3 (10.71%) Waterfall
6 3 (10.71%) Test Strategy
7 2 (7.14%) Non-Functional Testing
7 2 (7.14%) Test Planning
7 2 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (7.14%) Integration Testing
7 2 (7.14%) RUP
8 1 (3.57%) SOA
8 1 (3.57%) ETL
8 1 (3.57%) Project Management
8 1 (3.57%) Quality Management
8 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) SQL
2 3 (10.71%) Perl
3 2 (7.14%) Python
3 2 (7.14%) Ruby
4 1 (3.57%) C#
4 1 (3.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (67.86%) ISTQB
2 15 (53.57%) ISEB
3 6 (21.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 3 (10.71%) Degree
6 2 (7.14%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (3.57%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (21.43%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.57%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (21.43%) HP
3 3 (10.71%) SAP
4 1 (3.57%) IBM
4 1 (3.57%) Green Hat
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