The median annual salary for an Automation Test Analyst was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

Test Automation Analyst
UK / Scotland
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 154 - 158
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Test Analyst 3 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.11% - 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% - 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 8
Median salary £42,500 - £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 - £39,850
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 - £43,300
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +14.28% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. 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
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2552 2769 2967
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 94.03% 96.62% 95.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1640 1596 1883
Median salary £43,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Automation Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Automation Test Analyst in Scotland

Automation Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Automation Test Analyst in Scotland

Automation 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 Automation Test Analyst within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. 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 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
Edinburgh - 1 £40,000 -
Glasgow - 1 £45,000 - 2
Highlands - 1 £42,500 -
Automation Test Analyst
UK

Automation Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, Automation 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 Automation Test Analyst in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (25.00%) BDD
4 1 (25.00%) SpecFlow
4 1 (25.00%) User Stories
4 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team
4 1 (25.00%) Smoke Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (25.00%) Ruby
4 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) C++
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) SQL

Automation Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) SpecFlow
3 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (25.00%) BDD
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Smoke Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
4 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (25.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
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