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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Test Analyst
Rank 154 159 173
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Analyst 3 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.11% 0.034% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.035% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 2
Median salary £35,000 £38,000 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +21.60%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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
2690 2836 3654
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.66% 95.55% 96.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1619 1787 2385
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £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 26 May 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 - 3 £35,000 - 1
Software Test Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 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
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) .NET
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (40.00%) SDLC
4 2 (40.00%) User Stories
4 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (40.00%) QA
4 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (40.00%) System Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Android
4 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) C#
4 2 (40.00%) Client/Server
5 1 (20.00%) ISEB
5 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle
5 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
5 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Android
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (40.00%) SDLC
2 2 (40.00%) System Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (40.00%) User Stories
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago