The median annual salary for a Test Analyst was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

Test Analyst
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 88 74
Rank change year-on-year -5 -14  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 6 22 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.51% 1.71% 2.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 1.75% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1 17 26
Median salary £45,000 £32,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.46% -4.41%  
UK excluding London median salary £34,356 £33,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year +2.55% -1.47%  

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 1096 1259 1203
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 92.96% 97.60% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 698 668 770
Median salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -1.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,822 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 7 (63.64%) Oracle
1 7 (63.64%) SAP
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
1 7 (63.64%) HP
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
1 7 (63.64%) ISTQB
1 7 (63.64%) Test Scripting
2 6 (54.55%) Test Automation
2 6 (54.55%) Selenium
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Cucumber
3 5 (45.45%) Test Strategy
3 5 (45.45%) Gherkin
3 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
3 5 (45.45%) Infrastructure Management
3 5 (45.45%) Defect Management
3 5 (45.45%) Exploratory Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Performance Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Scenario Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
3 5 (45.45%) PL/SQL
3 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (45.45%) OCP
3 5 (45.45%) Oracle Certification
3 5 (45.45%) SAP Certification
3 5 (45.45%) HP UFT
3 5 (45.45%) LoadRunner
3 5 (45.45%) MCP
3 5 (45.45%) PRINCE2

Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Excel
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Cucumber
1 6 (54.55%) Selenium
2 5 (45.45%) HP UFT
2 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
2 5 (45.45%) LoadRunner
3 1 (9.09%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) Gherkin
2 1 (9.09%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Test Scripting
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Test Automation
3 5 (45.45%) Defect Management
3 5 (45.45%) Exploratory Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Infrastructure Management
3 5 (45.45%) Performance Testing
3 5 (45.45%) PRINCE2
3 5 (45.45%) Scenario Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
3 5 (45.45%) Test Strategy
4 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (18.18%) Migration
4 2 (18.18%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
5 1 (9.09%) BDD
5 1 (9.09%) MVC
5 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
5 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) ISTQB
2 5 (45.45%) MCP
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (45.45%) OCP
2 5 (45.45%) Oracle Certification
2 5 (45.45%) SAP Certification
2 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) HP
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
1 7 (63.64%) Oracle
1 7 (63.64%) SAP
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