The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Analyst
Rank 20 15 31
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 17 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 8.76% 2.08% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.09% 2.22% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 16 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
Test Analyst
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stirling 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
Stirling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
187 45 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 96.39% 93.75% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 130 30 108
Average salary £46,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.23% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £18,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Analyst in the job title across the Stirling region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Stirling

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Stirling

Test Analyst
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Stirling region that cited 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 Test Analyst in their job title.

1 17 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 16 (94.12%) ISEB
3 10 (58.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 9 (52.94%) HP Quality Center
4 9 (52.94%) HP
4 9 (52.94%) Test Management
5 6 (35.29%) Test Strategy
6 5 (29.41%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (29.41%) Manual Testing
6 5 (29.41%) Automated Testing
7 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (17.65%) Finance
9 2 (11.76%) Selenium
9 2 (11.76%) Test Planning
10 1 (5.88%) Performance Testing
10 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
10 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
10 1 (5.88%) Fund Accounting
10 1 (5.88%) Regression Testing
10 1 (5.88%) QuickTest Pro
10 1 (5.88%) SQL
10 1 (5.88%) Oracle
10 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Stirling region that cited 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 Test Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Selenium
2 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.88%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Test Management
2 6 (35.29%) Test Strategy
3 5 (29.41%) Automated Testing
3 5 (29.41%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (29.41%) Manual Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Test Planning
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
5 1 (5.88%) Fund Accounting
5 1 (5.88%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 16 (94.12%) ISEB
3 10 (58.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 9 (52.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) HP
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle
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