The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Glasgow region that had Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 88 82 91
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 25 20 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.99% 1.61% 1.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.04% 1.67% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 19 17 11
Median salary £27,500 £27,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,800 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,300 £36,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
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
1226 1197 1382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 97.69% 96.07% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 748 808 897
Median salary £42,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.32% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of job ads across the Glasgow region that featured Test Analyst in the job title.

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 5 May 2016.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, Test Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Glasgow region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 31 (49.21%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (47.62%) Manual Testing
3 29 (46.03%) Test Scripting
4 27 (42.86%) Test Automation
5 22 (34.92%) Release Management
6 21 (33.33%) Retail
6 21 (33.33%) ISEB
7 17 (26.98%) ISTQB
8 16 (25.40%) Degree
9 15 (23.81%) SQL
10 14 (22.22%) Finance
11 12 (19.05%) Banking
12 11 (17.46%) Migration
12 11 (17.46%) Selenium
12 11 (17.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 10 (15.87%) Computer Science
13 10 (15.87%) Data Migration
13 10 (15.87%) Software Testing
14 9 (14.29%) Microsoft
15 8 (12.70%) Software Engineering
16 7 (11.11%) Economics
16 7 (11.11%) Automated Testing
16 7 (11.11%) Business Analysis
16 7 (11.11%) Local Government
16 7 (11.11%) Operations Research
16 7 (11.11%) Mathematics
16 7 (11.11%) Physics
16 7 (11.11%) Psychology
16 7 (11.11%) Project Management
16 7 (11.11%) Java

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (3.17%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.59%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.94%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (6.35%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.59%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (17.46%) Selenium
2 3 (4.76%) Cucumber
2 3 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (4.76%) WebDriver
3 2 (3.17%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.59%) JUnit
4 1 (1.59%) SoapUI
General
1 21 (33.33%) Retail
2 14 (22.22%) Finance
3 12 (19.05%) Banking
4 7 (11.11%) Local Government
5 6 (9.52%) Retail Banking
6 3 (4.76%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (1.59%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.59%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.59%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.52%) XML
2 3 (4.76%) Gherkin
3 1 (1.59%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.87%) Computer Science
2 7 (11.11%) Economics
2 7 (11.11%) Mathematics
2 7 (11.11%) Physics
2 7 (11.11%) Psychology
3 4 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.76%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.76%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.59%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.59%) Online Banking
5 1 (1.59%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.52%) Unix
2 5 (7.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (49.21%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (47.62%) Manual Testing
3 29 (46.03%) Test Scripting
4 27 (42.86%) Test Automation
5 22 (34.92%) Release Management
6 11 (17.46%) Migration
7 10 (15.87%) Data Migration
7 10 (15.87%) Software Testing
8 8 (12.70%) Software Engineering
9 7 (11.11%) Automated Testing
9 7 (11.11%) Business Analysis
9 7 (11.11%) Operations Research
9 7 (11.11%) Project Management
10 6 (9.52%) Data Analysis
10 6 (9.52%) Validation
11 5 (7.94%) Automation Testing
11 5 (7.94%) User Acceptance Testing
12 4 (6.35%) Information Assurance
12 4 (6.35%) Security Testing
12 4 (6.35%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 15 (23.81%) SQL
2 7 (11.11%) Java
3 4 (6.35%) PL/SQL
4 3 (4.76%) C#
5 1 (1.59%) Python
Qualifications
1 21 (33.33%) ISEB
2 17 (26.98%) ISTQB
3 16 (25.40%) Degree
4 11 (17.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.52%) QA
2 1 (1.59%) FATCA
Systems Management
1 3 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.11%) Oracle
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