The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Livingston 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 7 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 8 13 29
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 8 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 20.00% 7.81% 4.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.62% 7.81% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 0
Average salary £40,000 £29,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.93% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Test Analyst
West Lothian

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Livingston 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
Livingston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
37 64 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 92.50% 100.00% 99.14%
Number of salaries quoted 28 52 31
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Analyst in the job title across the Livingston region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Livingston

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Livingston region.

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Livingston

Test Analyst
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT jobs across the Livingston 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 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 7 (87.50%) QA
2 7 (87.50%) Security Testing
2 7 (87.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (75.00%) Performance Testing
3 6 (75.00%) System Testing
3 6 (75.00%) Selenium
3 6 (75.00%) Automated Testing
3 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (75.00%) IIS
3 6 (75.00%) Web Services
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (62.50%) Release Management
4 5 (62.50%) Business Analysis
4 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
4 5 (62.50%) Software Delivery
5 2 (25.00%) Python
6 1 (12.50%) FTP
6 1 (12.50%) UNIX

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT jobs across the Livingston 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 6 (75.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) FTP
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Selenium
General
1 7 (87.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Security Testing
1 7 (87.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (75.00%) Performance Testing
2 6 (75.00%) System Testing
2 6 (75.00%) Automated Testing
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) Release Management
3 5 (62.50%) Business Analysis
3 5 (62.50%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (87.50%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
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Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
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