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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 81 81 67
Rank change year-on-year
0 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 13 20 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.18% 1.66% 1.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.24% 1.71% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 11
Average salary £30,000 £34,250 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.40% +31.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,350 £27,961 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,100 £37,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £32,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+7.81% +6.66%
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
1048 1169 888
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 95.36% 97.01% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 694 731 583
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
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 27 January 2015.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 23 (53.49%) Test Scripting
2 20 (46.51%) ISTQB
3 19 (44.19%) Finance
4 15 (34.88%) HP
4 15 (34.88%) HP Quality Center
5 14 (32.56%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (27.91%) SQL
6 12 (27.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 11 (25.58%) Java
7 11 (25.58%) QuickTest Pro
8 10 (23.26%) ISEB
9 9 (20.93%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (18.60%) V-Model
10 8 (18.60%) SOA
11 7 (16.28%) Test Management
11 7 (16.28%) QA
11 7 (16.28%) Selenium
12 6 (13.95%) Waterfall
12 6 (13.95%) Test Planning
12 6 (13.95%) Microsoft
12 6 (13.95%) Software Testing
13 5 (11.63%) Banking
13 5 (11.63%) Perl
13 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (11.63%) Performance Testing
13 5 (11.63%) JIRA
14 4 (9.30%) Degree
14 4 (9.30%) Integration Testing
14 4 (9.30%) Manual Testing
14 4 (9.30%) Cucumber

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 4 (9.30%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.65%) Jetty
2 2 (4.65%) WebLogic
2 2 (4.65%) JBoss
2 2 (4.65%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Office
1 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.30%) Cloud Computing
Development Applications
1 11 (25.58%) QuickTest Pro
2 7 (16.28%) Selenium
3 5 (11.63%) JIRA
4 4 (9.30%) LoadRunner
4 4 (9.30%) Cucumber
5 3 (6.98%) SoapUI
6 2 (4.65%) Jenkins
6 2 (4.65%) TeamCity
6 2 (4.65%) Subversion
6 2 (4.65%) JUnit
General
1 19 (44.19%) Finance
2 5 (11.63%) Banking
3 2 (4.65%) Retail
3 2 (4.65%) Front Office
3 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.33%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) SOAP
1 3 (6.98%) Web Services
2 2 (4.65%) XML
2 2 (4.65%) FIXML
2 2 (4.65%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (2.33%) .NET
3 1 (2.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.65%) N-Tier
2 2 (4.65%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.65%) UNIX
1 2 (4.65%) Windows
1 2 (4.65%) Linux
1 2 (4.65%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (53.49%) Test Scripting
2 14 (32.56%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (20.93%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (18.60%) SOA
4 8 (18.60%) V-Model
5 7 (16.28%) Test Management
6 6 (13.95%) Software Testing
6 6 (13.95%) Test Planning
6 6 (13.95%) Waterfall
7 5 (11.63%) Performance Testing
8 4 (9.30%) Integration Testing
8 4 (9.30%) ETL
8 4 (9.30%) Manual Testing
8 4 (9.30%) Test Strategy
9 3 (6.98%) Automated Testing
10 2 (4.65%) Security Testing
10 2 (4.65%) Regression Testing
10 2 (4.65%) Workflow
10 2 (4.65%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (4.65%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.91%) SQL
2 11 (25.58%) Java
3 5 (11.63%) Perl
4 2 (4.65%) Python
4 2 (4.65%) Ruby
5 1 (2.33%) C#
5 1 (2.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 20 (46.51%) ISTQB
2 12 (27.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 10 (23.26%) ISEB
4 4 (9.30%) Degree
5 3 (6.98%) SC Cleared
5 3 (6.98%) Security Cleared
5 3 (6.98%) HND
6 2 (4.65%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.28%) QA
Systems Management
1 15 (34.88%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (4.65%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 15 (34.88%) HP
2 6 (13.95%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.30%) SAP
4 2 (4.65%) IBM
4 2 (4.65%) Green Hat
5 1 (2.33%) Cognizant
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