The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the West Lothian 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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Analyst
Rank 14 15 31
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 6 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 8.96% 6.41% 2.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.68% 6.41% 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 0
Average salary £40,000 £29,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.93% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,250
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +5.42%
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 West Lothian 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
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
62 78 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 92.54% 100.00% 99.01%
Number of salaries quoted 41 62 30
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £41,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

Test Analyst Salary Trend in West Lothian

Test Analyst
Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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
Livingston +2 6 £40,000 +37.93% 1
Test Analyst
Scotland

Test Analyst
Top 21 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (81.82%) Finance
2 9 (81.82%) QA
2 9 (81.82%) Security Testing
2 9 (81.82%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (72.73%) Performance Testing
3 8 (72.73%) System Testing
3 8 (72.73%) Selenium
3 8 (72.73%) Automated Testing
3 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (72.73%) IIS
3 8 (72.73%) Web Services
3 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
4 7 (63.64%) Release Management
4 7 (63.64%) Business Analysis
4 7 (63.64%) Computer Science
4 7 (63.64%) Software Delivery
4 7 (63.64%) SDLC
5 4 (36.36%) Python
6 1 (9.09%) FTP
6 1 (9.09%) UNIX

Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (72.73%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) FTP
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Selenium
General
1 9 (81.82%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Security Testing
1 9 (81.82%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (72.73%) Performance Testing
2 8 (72.73%) System Testing
2 8 (72.73%) Automated Testing
2 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (63.64%) Release Management
3 7 (63.64%) Business Analysis
3 7 (63.64%) Software Delivery
3 7 (63.64%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (81.82%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
Livingston, West Lothian
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Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago