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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 74 69 60
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 30 27 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.35% 2.50% 2.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.44% 2.65% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 20 13 13
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,850 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £43,700
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
1231 1019 846
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.55% 94.35% 93.79%
Number of salaries quoted 731 648 582
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 2 October 2014.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 19 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 17 (44.74%) Finance
2 17 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (39.47%) ISTQB
4 12 (31.58%) HP Quality Center
5 11 (28.95%) Java
5 11 (28.95%) SQL
5 11 (28.95%) QuickTest Pro
6 10 (26.32%) HP
7 9 (23.68%) Software Testing
7 9 (23.68%) QA
8 8 (21.05%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (21.05%) Waterfall
8 8 (21.05%) V-Model
8 8 (21.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 8 (21.05%) ISEB
8 8 (21.05%) SOA
9 6 (15.79%) Automated Testing
9 6 (15.79%) Test Planning
9 6 (15.79%) Selenium
10 5 (13.16%) Performance Testing
10 5 (13.16%) JIRA
10 5 (13.16%) Manual Testing
10 5 (13.16%) Mobile App
10 5 (13.16%) LoadRunner
11 4 (10.53%) Perl
11 4 (10.53%) UNIX
11 4 (10.53%) Linux
11 4 (10.53%) Regression Testing
11 4 (10.53%) Telecoms

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 4 (10.53%) WebSphere
2 2 (5.26%) Jetty
2 2 (5.26%) WebLogic
2 2 (5.26%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.63%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (28.95%) QuickTest Pro
2 6 (15.79%) Selenium
3 5 (13.16%) JIRA
3 5 (13.16%) LoadRunner
4 4 (10.53%) SoapUI
5 2 (5.26%) Jenkins
5 2 (5.26%) JUnit
5 2 (5.26%) Subversion
5 2 (5.26%) TeamCity
5 2 (5.26%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.63%) Bugzilla
General
1 17 (44.74%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) Telecoms
2 4 (10.53%) Banking
2 4 (10.53%) Retail
3 2 (5.26%) Front Office
4 1 (2.63%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) FIX Protocol
2 3 (7.89%) SOAP
2 3 (7.89%) Web Services
2 3 (7.89%) XML
3 2 (5.26%) .NET
3 2 (5.26%) FIXML
4 1 (2.63%) HTML
4 1 (2.63%) HTML5
4 1 (2.63%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.63%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.63%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.53%) UNIX
1 4 (10.53%) Linux
2 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 17 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (23.68%) Software Testing
4 8 (21.05%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (21.05%) SOA
4 8 (21.05%) V-Model
4 8 (21.05%) Waterfall
5 6 (15.79%) Test Planning
5 6 (15.79%) Automated Testing
6 5 (13.16%) Manual Testing
6 5 (13.16%) Performance Testing
7 4 (10.53%) Security Testing
7 4 (10.53%) Regression Testing
7 4 (10.53%) Workflow
7 4 (10.53%) Information Assurance
8 2 (5.26%) Use Case
8 2 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.26%) Test Strategy
8 2 (5.26%) User Stories
8 2 (5.26%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.95%) Java
1 11 (28.95%) SQL
2 4 (10.53%) Perl
3 2 (5.26%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.26%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.63%) VBScript
4 1 (2.63%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (39.47%) ISTQB
2 8 (21.05%) ISEB
2 8 (21.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (10.53%) Degree
4 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
4 2 (5.26%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (23.68%) QA
Systems Management
1 12 (31.58%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.63%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 10 (26.32%) HP
2 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.26%) IBM
3 2 (5.26%) JBoss
3 2 (5.26%) Green Hat
4 1 (2.63%) Cognos
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle
4 1 (2.63%) SAP
4 1 (2.63%) Cognizant
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