The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Analyst
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 81 89 84
Rank change year-on-year +8 -5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 5 23 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.53% 1.77% 1.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 1.82% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1 15 12
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +21.73%  
UK excluding London median salary £34,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -1.42% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 905 1263 1104
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 96.69% 97.00% 97.18%
Number of salaries quoted 520 802 726
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% -4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow that featured Test Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Test Analyst in Glasgow

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Test Analyst in Glasgow

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, 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 Glasgow region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 5 (62.50%) HP Quality Center
1 5 (62.50%) ISTQB
2 4 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (50.00%) HP
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (25.00%) SAP
4 2 (25.00%) ISEB
4 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Migration
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) V-Model
5 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Content Management
5 1 (12.50%) Process Management
5 1 (12.50%) Mocha
5 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
5 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
5 1 (12.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
5 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
5 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
5 1 (12.50%) Degree
5 1 (12.50%) Selenium
5 1 (12.50%) Wealth Management
5 1 (12.50%) Content Management

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (12.50%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
1 1 (12.50%) Mocha
1 1 (12.50%) Selenium
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) CGI
1 1 (12.50%) Chai
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Replication
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (25.00%) V-Model
4 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Content Management
4 1 (12.50%) Defect Management
4 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Content Management
4 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Process Management
4 1 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
4 1 (12.50%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) ISTQB
2 2 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) HP
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) SAP
4 1 (12.50%) Adobe
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago