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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 75 79 88
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 37 12 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.72% 1.10% 1.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.81% 1.14% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 26 10 10
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -18.91%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
1317 1051 1180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.84% 96.69% 97.36%
Number of salaries quoted 828 678 745
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,850 £55,620 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 58 (65.17%) Test Scripting
2 55 (61.80%) Manual Testing
3 47 (52.81%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (42.70%) Test Automation
5 34 (38.20%) Release Management
6 32 (35.96%) ISEB
7 29 (32.58%) ISTQB
8 23 (25.84%) Retail
8 23 (25.84%) Software Testing
9 20 (22.47%) SQL
10 18 (20.22%) QA
11 16 (17.98%) Functional Testing
12 15 (16.85%) Java
12 15 (16.85%) Mobile App
12 15 (16.85%) Apple iOS
13 13 (14.61%) Selenium
13 13 (14.61%) Finance
13 13 (14.61%) Migration
14 12 (13.48%) Oracle
14 12 (13.48%) Data Migration
15 11 (12.36%) SQL Server
15 11 (12.36%) Microsoft
15 11 (12.36%) Automated Testing
16 10 (11.24%) Banking
17 9 (10.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 8 (8.99%) Relational Database
18 8 (8.99%) WebDriver
18 8 (8.99%) Data Analysis
18 8 (8.99%) Validation
18 8 (8.99%) XML

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 (1.12%) JBoss
1 1 (1.12%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.37%) Internet
2 2 (2.25%) ATM
3 1 (1.12%) CTI
3 1 (1.12%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.36%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.99%) Relational Database
3 7 (7.87%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (5.62%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.12%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 13 (14.61%) Selenium
2 8 (8.99%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.12%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.12%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.12%) JUnit
3 1 (1.12%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.12%) Redmine
3 1 (1.12%) SoapUI
General
1 23 (25.84%) Retail
2 13 (14.61%) Finance
3 10 (11.24%) Banking
4 5 (5.62%) Retail Banking
5 3 (3.37%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.12%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.12%) Law
6 1 (1.12%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.99%) XML
2 1 (1.12%) .NET
2 1 (1.12%) CSS
2 1 (1.12%) Dojo
2 1 (1.12%) EJB
2 1 (1.12%) EJB 3.0
2 1 (1.12%) Gherkin
2 1 (1.12%) HTML
2 1 (1.12%) Java EE
2 1 (1.12%) JMS
2 1 (1.12%) jQuery
2 1 (1.12%) JSP
2 1 (1.12%) Servlets
2 1 (1.12%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.85%) Mobile App
2 7 (7.87%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.37%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.37%) IVR
3 3 (3.37%) Online Banking
4 2 (2.25%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.12%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.12%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.12%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 15 (16.85%) Apple iOS
2 8 (8.99%) Unix
3 2 (2.25%) Windows
4 1 (1.12%) Linux
4 1 (1.12%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (65.17%) Test Scripting
2 55 (61.80%) Manual Testing
3 47 (52.81%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (42.70%) Test Automation
5 34 (38.20%) Release Management
6 23 (25.84%) Software Testing
7 16 (17.98%) Functional Testing
8 13 (14.61%) Migration
9 12 (13.48%) Data Migration
10 11 (12.36%) Automated Testing
11 8 (8.99%) Data Analysis
11 8 (8.99%) Validation
12 7 (7.87%) Scrum
13 6 (6.74%) Information Assurance
13 6 (6.74%) Security Testing
14 5 (5.62%) CRM
14 5 (5.62%) User Acceptance Testing
14 5 (5.62%) V-Model
15 4 (4.49%) Test Management
16 3 (3.37%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 20 (22.47%) SQL
2 15 (16.85%) Java
3 4 (4.49%) C#
4 1 (1.12%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.12%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (35.96%) ISEB
2 29 (32.58%) ISTQB
3 9 (10.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (6.74%) Degree
5 3 (3.37%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (20.22%) QA
2 1 (1.12%) FATCA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.12%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (13.48%) Oracle
2 11 (12.36%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.25%) Siebel
4 1 (1.12%) Cognizant
4 1 (1.12%) Genesys
4 1 (1.12%) HP
4 1 (1.12%) Verint
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