The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 91 88 59
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 20 10 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.38% 0.93% 2.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.43% 0.99% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 13
Average salary £37,500 £24,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.25% -31.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,600 £24,000 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £35,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +4.83%
Job Titles Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1394 1006 810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.27% 93.76% 95.07%
Number of salaries quoted 906 551 639
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Test Analyst
Scotland

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 18 April 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 18 (43.90%) QA
2 17 (41.46%) Banking
3 16 (39.02%) Windows
4 13 (31.71%) Finance
4 13 (31.71%) ISTQB
4 13 (31.71%) Waterfall
5 12 (29.27%) Test Management
6 11 (26.83%) ISEB
7 10 (24.39%) Test Scripting
7 10 (24.39%) Law
7 10 (24.39%) Windows 7
8 9 (21.95%) Test Automation
8 9 (21.95%) Selenium
9 7 (17.07%) Web Services
9 7 (17.07%) Java
9 7 (17.07%) SQL
10 6 (14.63%) Software Testing
11 5 (12.20%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (12.20%) Oracle
11 5 (12.20%) QuickTest Pro
11 5 (12.20%) HP Quality Center
12 4 (9.76%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (9.76%) HP
12 4 (9.76%) IBM
12 4 (9.76%) JIRA
12 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (9.76%) Automated Testing
13 3 (7.32%) BPEL
13 3 (7.32%) Telerik
13 3 (7.32%) Validation

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (21.95%) Selenium
2 5 (12.20%) QuickTest Pro
3 4 (9.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (9.76%) JIRA
4 3 (7.32%) SoapUI
4 3 (7.32%) Ranorex
5 1 (2.44%) WinRunner
5 1 (2.44%) LoadRunner
5 1 (2.44%) Cucumber
General
1 17 (41.46%) Banking
2 13 (31.71%) Finance
3 10 (24.39%) Law
4 2 (4.88%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.44%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.07%) Web Services
2 3 (7.32%) Middleware
2 3 (7.32%) SOAP
3 2 (4.88%) XML
3 2 (4.88%) Ajax
4 1 (2.44%) HTML
4 1 (2.44%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.44%) N-Tier
1 1 (2.44%) AS400
1 1 (2.44%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 16 (39.02%) Windows
2 10 (24.39%) Windows 7
3 3 (7.32%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (31.71%) Waterfall
2 12 (29.27%) Test Management
3 10 (24.39%) Test Scripting
4 9 (21.95%) Test Automation
5 6 (14.63%) Software Testing
6 5 (12.20%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (9.76%) Automated Testing
8 3 (7.32%) BPEL
8 3 (7.32%) Validation
8 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (7.32%) Programme Management
8 3 (7.32%) Use Case
8 3 (7.32%) SOA
8 3 (7.32%) Service Delivery
8 3 (7.32%) OO
8 3 (7.32%) Integration Testing
8 3 (7.32%) Process Improvement
8 3 (7.32%) Test Strategy
9 2 (4.88%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.07%) Java
1 7 (17.07%) SQL
2 3 (7.32%) VBScript
3 2 (4.88%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.44%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (31.71%) ISTQB
2 11 (26.83%) ISEB
3 3 (7.32%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (43.90%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (12.20%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (7.32%) CA LISA
3 1 (2.44%) OpenView
Vendors
1 5 (12.20%) Oracle
2 4 (9.76%) HP
2 4 (9.76%) IBM
3 3 (7.32%) Telerik
3 3 (7.32%) Cognizant
3 3 (7.32%) Green Hat
4 1 (2.44%) Informatica
4 1 (2.44%) Citrix
4 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
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