The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Test Analyst
Rank 142 166 145
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 16 6 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.53% 0.15% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.16% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 12
Average salary £38,000 £36,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.10% -30.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,800 £33,200 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,900 £40,100 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -5.19%
Senior Test Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2831 3721 3030
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 93.22% 94.88% 95.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1790 2441 1831
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Senior Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Senior Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Senior Test Analyst Salary Trend in Scotland

Senior Test Analyst
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Test Analyst within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +23 8 £38,000 - 1
West Lothian - 5 £40,000 - 1
Glasgow +12 3 £34,000 -6.84% 1
Senior Test Analyst
UK

Senior Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Senior 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 Senior Test Analyst in their job title.

1 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (76.19%) Selenium
2 15 (71.43%) User Acceptance Testing
3 14 (66.67%) SQL
4 11 (52.38%) Test Automation
5 9 (42.86%) BDD
5 9 (42.86%) WebDriver
5 9 (42.86%) Linux
5 9 (42.86%) JIRA
6 8 (38.10%) Finance
6 8 (38.10%) User Stories
6 8 (38.10%) Manual Testing
7 7 (33.33%) Automated Testing
8 6 (28.57%) Computer Science
8 6 (28.57%) ISTQB
8 6 (28.57%) Python
9 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
9 5 (23.81%) IIS
9 5 (23.81%) Web Services
9 5 (23.81%) QA
9 5 (23.81%) Business Analysis
9 5 (23.81%) System Testing
9 5 (23.81%) Performance Testing
9 5 (23.81%) Security Testing
9 5 (23.81%) Release Management
9 5 (23.81%) Software Delivery
9 5 (23.81%) SDLC
10 4 (19.05%) HP Quality Center
10 4 (19.05%) Test Management
10 4 (19.05%) HP

Senior Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Senior 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 Senior Test Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (23.81%) IIS
Development Applications
1 16 (76.19%) Selenium
2 9 (42.86%) WebDriver
2 9 (42.86%) JIRA
3 4 (19.05%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (14.29%) Cucumber
5 2 (9.52%) LoadRunner
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) Web Services
2 1 (4.76%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (71.43%) User Acceptance Testing
3 11 (52.38%) Test Automation
4 9 (42.86%) BDD
5 8 (38.10%) User Stories
5 8 (38.10%) Manual Testing
6 7 (33.33%) Automated Testing
7 5 (23.81%) Business Analysis
7 5 (23.81%) System Testing
7 5 (23.81%) Performance Testing
7 5 (23.81%) Security Testing
7 5 (23.81%) Release Management
7 5 (23.81%) Software Delivery
7 5 (23.81%) SDLC
8 4 (19.05%) Test Management
9 2 (9.52%) Test Strategy
9 2 (9.52%) Non-Functional Testing
9 2 (9.52%) Test Scripting
10 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 14 (66.67%) SQL
2 6 (28.57%) Python
3 2 (9.52%) Ruby
3 2 (9.52%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) ISTQB
2 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) ISEB
3 1 (4.76%) Degree
3 1 (4.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (4.76%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) HP
3 2 (9.52%) SAP
4 1 (4.76%) Twitter
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £32000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago