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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 60 102 51
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -51
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 41 10 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.43% 0.70% 3.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.70% 0.72% 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 32 7 38
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,550 £24,400 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £33,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+0.75% +2.30%
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
1107 1380 1213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 92.56% 96.71% 95.59%
Number of salaries quoted 716 860 838
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
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 28 July 2015.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 40 (67.80%) Test Scripting
2 32 (54.24%) ISTQB
3 29 (49.15%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (37.29%) Manual Testing
5 15 (25.42%) Degree
5 15 (25.42%) ISEB
6 14 (23.73%) Automated Testing
7 13 (22.03%) Test Planning
8 12 (20.34%) Test Automation
8 12 (20.34%) HP Quality Center
8 12 (20.34%) Banking
9 11 (18.64%) SC Cleared
9 11 (18.64%) Security Cleared
9 11 (18.64%) V-Model
9 11 (18.64%) Mobile App
9 11 (18.64%) Test Management
10 10 (16.95%) HP
11 9 (15.25%) Microsoft
11 9 (15.25%) LoadRunner
11 9 (15.25%) SQL
12 8 (13.56%) N-Tier
12 8 (13.56%) Finance
12 8 (13.56%) Release Management
13 7 (11.86%) User Acceptance Testing
13 7 (11.86%) Computer Science
13 7 (11.86%) Retail
13 7 (11.86%) Ruby
13 7 (11.86%) Software Testing
13 7 (11.86%) Python
13 7 (11.86%) SAP

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (1.69%) Documentum
Applications
1 2 (3.39%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.78%) Internet
1 4 (6.78%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.17%) Relational Database
2 4 (6.78%) RDBMS
2 4 (6.78%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (15.25%) LoadRunner
2 5 (8.47%) HP UFT
3 3 (5.08%) JIRA
4 1 (1.69%) Selenium
4 1 (1.69%) Subversion
4 1 (1.69%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (20.34%) Banking
2 8 (13.56%) Finance
3 7 (11.86%) Retail
4 4 (6.78%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.69%) HTML
1 1 (1.69%) CSS
1 1 (1.69%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.64%) Mobile App
2 8 (13.56%) N-Tier
3 7 (11.86%) Computer Science
4 4 (6.78%) IVR
4 4 (6.78%) Online Banking
5 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.69%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.08%) Windows
1 3 (5.08%) Apple iOS
1 3 (5.08%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (67.80%) Test Scripting
2 29 (49.15%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (37.29%) Manual Testing
4 14 (23.73%) Automated Testing
5 13 (22.03%) Test Planning
6 12 (20.34%) Test Automation
7 11 (18.64%) V-Model
7 11 (18.64%) Test Management
8 8 (13.56%) Release Management
9 7 (11.86%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (11.86%) Software Testing
9 7 (11.86%) Non-Functional Testing
10 6 (10.17%) Test Strategy
10 6 (10.17%) Performance Testing
11 5 (8.47%) CRM
11 5 (8.47%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (8.47%) SDLC
12 4 (6.78%) Process Improvement
12 4 (6.78%) Waterfall
12 4 (6.78%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.25%) SQL
2 7 (11.86%) Ruby
2 7 (11.86%) Python
2 7 (11.86%) Perl
3 3 (5.08%) Java
4 2 (3.39%) C#
Qualifications
1 32 (54.24%) ISTQB
2 15 (25.42%) Degree
2 15 (25.42%) ISEB
3 11 (18.64%) SC Cleared
3 11 (18.64%) Security Cleared
4 5 (8.47%) CSQA
5 2 (3.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 12 (20.34%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (16.95%) HP
2 9 (15.25%) Microsoft
3 7 (11.86%) SAP
4 5 (8.47%) Oracle
5 4 (6.78%) Siebel
6 3 (5.08%) Cognizant
7 1 (1.69%) FatWire
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