The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had Software Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Test Analyst
UK / Scotland
Rank 133 161 157
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Analyst 3 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.13% 0.068% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.071% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 4
Median salary £26,500 £32,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.46% +4.83%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

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
2208 2808 3000
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 96.08% 95.74% 95.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1437 1821 1909
Median salary £42,500 £43,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Software Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region that featured Software Test Analyst in the job title.

Software Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Software Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Software Test Analyst Salary Trend in Scotland

Software Test Analyst
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Test Analyst within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Fife - 2 £26,500 -
West Lothian - 1 - -
Software Test Analyst
UK

Software Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, Software Test Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region featuring Software Test Analyst in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) MS Office
2 4 (80.00%) Manual Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Banking
2 4 (80.00%) Automated Testing
2 4 (80.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (80.00%) ISEB
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) WinForms
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Load Testing
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) CSS

Software Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Office
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
General
1 4 (80.00%) Banking
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) jQuery
1 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (20.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Automated Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Load Testing
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) ISEB
1 4 (80.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft