The first table below looks at the demand for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 74 76 70
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 37 23 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.61% 1.84% 1.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.15% 2.33% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 11 18 13
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £37,200
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1174 986 693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 82.97% 78.82% 74.60%
Number of salaries quoted 731 663 459
Average salary £40,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.70% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Automated Testing
Scotland

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Glasgow region.

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Glasgow

Automated Testing
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing Automated Testing also 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 that cited Automated Testing.

1 30 (48.39%) Java
2 27 (43.55%) UNIX
3 25 (40.32%) SQL
4 22 (35.48%) Finance
4 22 (35.48%) QA
5 21 (33.87%) JavaScript
6 20 (32.26%) Spring
7 18 (29.03%) Hibernate
8 17 (27.42%) Oracle
8 17 (27.42%) Oracle Database
8 17 (27.42%) Relational Database
9 16 (25.81%) TDD
9 16 (25.81%) Selenium
10 15 (24.19%) JUnit
10 15 (24.19%) HTML
11 14 (22.58%) OO
12 13 (20.97%) CSS
12 13 (20.97%) Oracle Database 10g
12 13 (20.97%) Spring MVC
12 13 (20.97%) Oracle Database 11g
13 12 (19.35%) PowerMock
13 12 (19.35%) EasyMock
14 11 (17.74%) ISTQB
14 11 (17.74%) Python
15 9 (14.52%) MVC
16 8 (12.90%) Microsoft
16 8 (12.90%) RDBMS
16 8 (12.90%) QuickTest Pro
16 8 (12.90%) Linux
16 8 (12.90%) Test Automation

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing Automated Testing also 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 that cited Automated Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (11.29%) Tomcat
2 6 (9.68%) WebLogic
3 4 (6.45%) OpenStack
3 4 (6.45%) SugarCRM
3 4 (6.45%) Drupal
3 4 (6.45%) Alfresco
4 1 (1.61%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.23%) MS Office
3 1 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) MFGPRO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (27.42%) Oracle Database
1 17 (27.42%) Relational Database
2 13 (20.97%) Oracle Database 10g
2 13 (20.97%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (12.90%) RDBMS
4 5 (8.06%) SQL Server
5 4 (6.45%) MySQL
5 4 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (6.45%) Pentaho
5 4 (6.45%) Hadoop
5 4 (6.45%) MongoDB
5 4 (6.45%) NoSQL
5 4 (6.45%) Big Data
6 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.61%) DB2
Development Applications
1 16 (25.81%) Selenium
2 15 (24.19%) JUnit
3 12 (19.35%) EasyMock
4 8 (12.90%) QuickTest Pro
5 5 (8.06%) Visual Studio
5 5 (8.06%) FitNesse
5 5 (8.06%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (6.45%) Cucumber
6 4 (6.45%) Jasmine
6 4 (6.45%) Jenkins
6 4 (6.45%) Talend Open Studio
6 4 (6.45%) Maven
7 3 (4.84%) JIRA
7 3 (4.84%) ReSharper
8 2 (3.23%) LoadRunner
8 2 (3.23%) JMeter
8 2 (3.23%) FindBugs
9 1 (1.61%) Ant
9 1 (1.61%) Apache Ivy
9 1 (1.61%) SoapUI
General
1 22 (35.48%) Finance
2 4 (6.45%) Aerospace
3 2 (3.23%) Banking
4 1 (1.61%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.61%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 27 (43.55%) Developer
2 19 (30.65%) Java Developer
3 13 (20.97%) Test Engineer
4 9 (14.52%) Software Engineer
5 8 (12.90%) Analyst
5 8 (12.90%) QA Engineer
6 7 (11.29%) Test Analyst
6 7 (11.29%) Tester
7 6 (9.68%) QA Automation Engineer
7 6 (9.68%) Automation Engineer
7 6 (9.68%) Software Tester
8 4 (6.45%) QA Analyst
8 4 (6.45%) Trainer
9 3 (4.84%) Validation Engineer
9 3 (4.84%) Senior Analyst
10 2 (3.23%) Quality Engineer
10 2 (3.23%) Web Tester
10 2 (3.23%) Software Quality Engineer
10 2 (3.23%) Senior Test Analyst
11 1 (1.61%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (32.26%) Spring
2 18 (29.03%) Hibernate
3 15 (24.19%) HTML
4 13 (20.97%) CSS
4 13 (20.97%) Spring MVC
5 12 (19.35%) PowerMock
6 7 (11.29%) Dojo
7 6 (9.68%) .NET
7 6 (9.68%) JMS
7 6 (9.68%) FIXML
8 4 (6.45%) FIX Protocol
8 4 (6.45%) Middleware
8 4 (6.45%) MapReduce
8 4 (6.45%) PostGIS
8 4 (6.45%) Django
9 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (4.84%) Web Services
9 3 (4.84%) .NET Remoting
9 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET
9 3 (4.84%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.06%) Open Source
2 4 (6.45%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.45%) Data Integration
2 4 (6.45%) GIS
3 3 (4.84%) NHS
3 3 (4.84%) DTV
4 1 (1.61%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 27 (43.55%) UNIX
2 8 (12.90%) Linux
3 6 (9.68%) Windows
4 5 (8.06%) Android
4 5 (8.06%) Apple iOS
5 4 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (4.84%) Windows Vista
7 2 (3.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.81%) TDD
2 14 (22.58%) OO
3 9 (14.52%) MVC
4 8 (12.90%) Test Automation
5 7 (11.29%) Software Engineering
5 7 (11.29%) Software Testing
5 7 (11.29%) Dependency Management
6 6 (9.68%) Manual Testing
6 6 (9.68%) Test Scripting
7 5 (8.06%) Usability Testing
8 4 (6.45%) Integration Testing
8 4 (6.45%) BDD
8 4 (6.45%) Data Analysis
8 4 (6.45%) Scrum
8 4 (6.45%) OOP
8 4 (6.45%) OOD
9 3 (4.84%) HOOD
9 3 (4.84%) Validation
9 3 (4.84%) Project Planning
9 3 (4.84%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 30 (48.39%) Java
2 25 (40.32%) SQL
3 21 (33.87%) JavaScript
4 11 (17.74%) Python
5 7 (11.29%) Scala
6 6 (9.68%) VBA
7 4 (6.45%) Ruby
7 4 (6.45%) PHP
8 3 (4.84%) C#
8 3 (4.84%) Perl
9 2 (3.23%) Shell Script
9 2 (3.23%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.61%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (17.74%) ISTQB
2 4 (6.45%) Degree
2 4 (6.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (6.45%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (35.48%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.84%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (6.45%) Puppet
1 4 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (4.84%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (27.42%) Oracle
2 8 (12.90%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.45%) HP
3 4 (6.45%) JBoss
3 4 (6.45%) Talend
3 4 (6.45%) Jaspersoft
4 3 (4.84%) Typemock
4 3 (4.84%) Red Gate
5 2 (3.23%) IBM
6 1 (1.61%) Perforce
6 1 (1.61%) Google
6 1 (1.61%) Green Hat
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