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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Test Analyst
Rank 155 141 144
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 6 14 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.16% 0.45% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.48% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 9
Average salary £46,500 £50,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.00% +53.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,400 £39,100 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,500 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
3487 2925 2990
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.78% 94.60% 93.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2236 1923 2073
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Test Analyst across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Senior Test Analyst Salary Histogram 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 27 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -10 4 £39,000 -
Glasgow -13 2 £50,000 -
Senior Test Analyst
UK

Senior Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) ISEB
2 5 (41.67%) Software Testing
2 5 (41.67%) ISTQB
2 5 (41.67%) QA
3 4 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Selenium
4 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 3 (25.00%) UNIX
4 3 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle
5 2 (16.67%) C#
5 2 (16.67%) Java
5 2 (16.67%) Perl
5 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Load Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Use Case
5 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
5 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
5 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) Degree
5 2 (16.67%) JIRA
5 2 (16.67%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (16.67%) Statistics
5 2 (16.67%) Bugzilla
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database

Senior Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Selenium
2 2 (16.67%) Bugzilla
2 2 (16.67%) JIRA
3 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (8.33%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (8.33%) JMeter
3 1 (8.33%) Fiddler
3 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (8.33%) FogBugz
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Statistics
1 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) UNIX
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Software Testing
2 4 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) Use Case
4 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Load Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Migration
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) OO
5 1 (8.33%) OOD
5 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
5 1 (8.33%) Test Management
5 1 (8.33%) TDD
5 1 (8.33%) Bioinformatics
5 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
5 1 (8.33%) Automation Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Black-Box Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) C#
2 2 (16.67%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) Perl
2 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (8.33%) C++
3 1 (8.33%) VB
3 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) ISEB
1 5 (41.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) HP
2 1 (8.33%) VMware