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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Test Analyst
Rank 153 161 177
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Analyst 5 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.17% 0.031% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.033% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 1
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +30.00%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
Software 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
2756 3039 3557
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 96.13% 95.30% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1595 1954 2348
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 25 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Glasgow - 5 £35,000 -
Software Test Analyst
UK

Software Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, 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%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) Integration Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (80.00%) System Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Android
2 4 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (80.00%) User Stories
2 4 (80.00%) SDLC
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Client/Server
2 4 (80.00%) Software Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (80.00%) QA
2 4 (80.00%) Regression Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing

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:

Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Client/Server
1 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Android
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Integration Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Regression Testing
1 4 (80.00%) SDLC
1 4 (80.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (80.00%) System Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (80.00%) User Stories
2 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft