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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Test Analyst
Rank 153 145 145
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Test Analyst 6 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.18% 0.41% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.43% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 10
Average salary £39,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,800 £37,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,200 £39,500 £42,750
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
3198 3007 3009
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.69% 94.89% 95.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2017 1923 2091
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 22 October 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 -11 5 £39,000 - 1
Glasgow - 2 - -
Stirling -22 1 - -
Senior Test Analyst
UK

Senior Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 (60.00%) Software Testing
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) ISEB
2 5 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) Regression Testing
3 4 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
4 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
4 3 (30.00%) QA
4 3 (30.00%) Selenium
5 2 (20.00%) Retail
5 2 (20.00%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (20.00%) Security Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Test Management
5 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (20.00%) V-Model
5 2 (20.00%) Information Assurance
5 2 (20.00%) Use Case
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (20.00%) HP
5 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (20.00%) Workflow
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle
5 2 (20.00%) C#
5 2 (20.00%) Java
5 2 (20.00%) Perl

Senior Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Selenium
2 2 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (10.00%) Bugzilla
3 1 (10.00%) JMeter
3 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Retail
2 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (10.00%) Back Office
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) UNIX
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Software Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (40.00%) Regression Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Security Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Test Management
4 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (20.00%) V-Model
4 2 (20.00%) Information Assurance
4 2 (20.00%) Use Case
4 2 (20.00%) Workflow
5 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Black-Box Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Test Planning
5 1 (10.00%) Line Management
5 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (10.00%) Coaching
5 1 (10.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) Perl
2 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (10.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) C++
3 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) ISEB
1 5 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (20.00%) HP
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle