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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 62 92 61
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 44 20 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.41% 1.44% 3.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.63% 1.50% 3.48%
Number of salaries quoted 39 12 25
Average salary £35,000 £43,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £28,900 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £49,500 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+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
1212 1335 1064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 93.81% 96.39% 95.08%
Number of salaries quoted 775 805 727
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,600 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 August 2015.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 51 (70.83%) Test Scripting
2 38 (52.78%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (50.00%) ISTQB
4 29 (40.28%) Manual Testing
5 20 (27.78%) ISEB
6 18 (25.00%) Degree
7 17 (23.61%) Test Automation
8 16 (22.22%) Automated Testing
9 14 (19.44%) Banking
9 14 (19.44%) Security Cleared
9 14 (19.44%) Test Planning
10 13 (18.06%) Test Management
10 13 (18.06%) Release Management
11 12 (16.67%) V-Model
11 12 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
12 11 (15.28%) Mobile App
12 11 (15.28%) SC Cleared
13 10 (13.89%) User Acceptance Testing
13 10 (13.89%) Computer Science
13 10 (13.89%) Finance
13 10 (13.89%) HP
13 10 (13.89%) SQL
14 9 (12.50%) Microsoft
14 9 (12.50%) LoadRunner
15 8 (11.11%) Python
15 8 (11.11%) N-Tier
15 8 (11.11%) SAP
15 8 (11.11%) Perl
15 8 (11.11%) Ruby
15 8 (11.11%) QA

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (1.39%) JBoss
1 1 (1.39%) Documentum
1 1 (1.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.78%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.56%) ATM
1 4 (5.56%) Internet
2 1 (1.39%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.72%) Relational Database
2 5 (6.94%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.94%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (12.50%) LoadRunner
2 5 (6.94%) HP UFT
3 3 (4.17%) JIRA
4 1 (1.39%) Selenium
4 1 (1.39%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.39%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.39%) Subversion
General
1 14 (19.44%) Banking
2 10 (13.89%) Finance
3 7 (9.72%) Retail
4 4 (5.56%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.39%) Law
5 1 (1.39%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.78%) CSS
1 2 (2.78%) HTML
2 1 (1.39%) EJB
2 1 (1.39%) JSP
2 1 (1.39%) Servlets
2 1 (1.39%) JMS
2 1 (1.39%) Java EE
2 1 (1.39%) Dojo
2 1 (1.39%) jQuery
2 1 (1.39%) EJB 3.0
2 1 (1.39%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.28%) Mobile App
2 10 (13.89%) Computer Science
3 8 (11.11%) N-Tier
4 4 (5.56%) IVR
4 4 (5.56%) Online Banking
5 2 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.39%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.39%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.56%) Windows
1 4 (5.56%) Windows 7
2 3 (4.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (70.83%) Test Scripting
2 38 (52.78%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (40.28%) Manual Testing
4 17 (23.61%) Test Automation
5 16 (22.22%) Automated Testing
6 14 (19.44%) Test Planning
7 13 (18.06%) Test Management
7 13 (18.06%) Release Management
8 12 (16.67%) V-Model
9 10 (13.89%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
11 7 (9.72%) SDLC
11 7 (9.72%) Software Testing
12 6 (8.33%) Performance Testing
12 6 (8.33%) Test Strategy
13 5 (6.94%) Waterfall
13 5 (6.94%) Continuous Improvement
13 5 (6.94%) CRM
14 4 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
14 4 (5.56%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 10 (13.89%) SQL
2 8 (11.11%) Python
2 8 (11.11%) Ruby
2 8 (11.11%) Perl
3 4 (5.56%) Java
4 2 (2.78%) C#
5 1 (1.39%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 36 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 20 (27.78%) ISEB
3 18 (25.00%) Degree
4 14 (19.44%) Security Cleared
5 11 (15.28%) SC Cleared
6 5 (6.94%) CSQA
7 1 (1.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 12 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (13.89%) HP
2 9 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 8 (11.11%) SAP
4 6 (8.33%) Oracle
5 4 (5.56%) Siebel
6 3 (4.17%) Cognizant
7 1 (1.39%) FatWire
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