The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 77 56 76
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +20
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 29 56 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.24% 4.04% 1.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.50% 4.62% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 12 15 21
Average salary £36,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Automated Testing
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1160 1212 936
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 89.78% 87.51% 83.65%
Number of salaries quoted 729 715 620
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 37 (58.73%) HTML
2 33 (52.38%) JavaScript
2 33 (52.38%) CSS
3 28 (44.44%) Oracle
4 25 (39.68%) TeamCity
4 25 (39.68%) GitLab
5 23 (36.51%) SQL
6 22 (34.92%) Java
7 20 (31.75%) JUnit
7 20 (31.75%) Hibernate
7 20 (31.75%) Spring
7 20 (31.75%) Spring MVC
8 19 (30.16%) Finance
9 17 (26.98%) TDD
10 16 (25.40%) Oracle Database 11g
10 16 (25.40%) EasyMock
10 16 (25.40%) HTML5
10 16 (25.40%) MVC
10 16 (25.40%) JBoss
10 16 (25.40%) Tomcat
10 16 (25.40%) Oracle Database
10 16 (25.40%) Relational Database
10 16 (25.40%) PowerMock
11 15 (23.81%) .NET
11 15 (23.81%) Oracle Database 10g
11 15 (23.81%) Test Scripting
11 15 (23.81%) ISTQB
12 14 (22.22%) SQL Server
12 14 (22.22%) C#
12 14 (22.22%) Analytical Skills

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 16 (25.40%) JBoss
1 16 (25.40%) Tomcat
2 9 (14.29%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.59%) Documentum
3 1 (1.59%) CMS
3 1 (1.59%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (25.40%) Oracle Database 11g
1 16 (25.40%) Oracle Database
1 16 (25.40%) Relational Database
2 15 (23.81%) Oracle Database 10g
3 14 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 7 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (11.11%) Hadoop
4 7 (11.11%) MongoDB
4 7 (11.11%) Big Data
5 4 (6.35%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.59%) RavenDB
6 1 (1.59%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 25 (39.68%) TeamCity
1 25 (39.68%) GitLab
2 20 (31.75%) JUnit
3 16 (25.40%) EasyMock
4 12 (19.05%) Visual Studio
5 10 (15.87%) HP UFT
5 10 (15.87%) Selenium
6 9 (14.29%) Git (software)
7 8 (12.70%) Cucumber
8 7 (11.11%) MSBuild
8 7 (11.11%) SpecFlow
8 7 (11.11%) WatiN
8 7 (11.11%) Subversion
9 5 (7.94%) JIRA
9 5 (7.94%) LoadRunner
10 4 (6.35%) Maven
11 2 (3.17%) Jasmine
11 2 (3.17%) Jenkins
General
1 19 (30.16%) Finance
2 10 (15.87%) Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (57.14%) Developer
2 20 (31.75%) Java Developer
3 16 (25.40%) Analyst
3 16 (25.40%) Test Analyst
4 9 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 9 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
4 9 (14.29%) QA Engineer
4 9 (14.29%) Test Engineer
4 9 (14.29%) Senior Test Analyst
4 9 (14.29%) QA Automation Engineer
4 9 (14.29%) Automation Engineer
5 8 (12.70%) .NET Developer
6 7 (11.11%) Senior .NET Developer
7 5 (7.94%) Performance Analyst
7 5 (7.94%) Performance Test Analyst
8 2 (3.17%) Lead Developer
9 1 (1.59%) Tester
9 1 (1.59%) Web Developer
9 1 (1.59%) C# Developer
9 1 (1.59%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (58.73%) HTML
2 33 (52.38%) CSS
3 20 (31.75%) Hibernate
3 20 (31.75%) Spring
3 20 (31.75%) Spring MVC
4 16 (25.40%) HTML5
4 16 (25.40%) PowerMock
5 15 (23.81%) .NET
6 13 (20.63%) JMS
6 13 (20.63%) ASP.NET
7 12 (19.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 12 (19.05%) Entity Framework
7 12 (19.05%) LINQ to SQL
7 12 (19.05%) LINQ
7 12 (19.05%) .NET Framework
8 9 (14.29%) FIXML
8 9 (14.29%) Web Services
8 9 (14.29%) jQuery
8 9 (14.29%) AngularJS
9 7 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (12.70%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.35%) RIA
3 4 (6.35%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.59%) User Experience
5 1 (1.59%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.59%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.63%) UNIX
2 4 (6.35%) Linux
3 2 (3.17%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (26.98%) TDD
2 16 (25.40%) MVC
3 15 (23.81%) Test Scripting
4 10 (15.87%) Test Automation
5 9 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (14.29%) Test Planning
5 9 (14.29%) Test Management
6 8 (12.70%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (12.70%) Non-Functional Testing
7 7 (11.11%) Data Analytics
7 7 (11.11%) Analytics
7 7 (11.11%) ETL
8 6 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (7.94%) Performance Testing
10 4 (6.35%) E-Commerce
10 4 (6.35%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (4.76%) Manual Testing
11 3 (4.76%) Open Source
12 2 (3.17%) Waterfall
12 2 (3.17%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 33 (52.38%) JavaScript
2 23 (36.51%) SQL
3 22 (34.92%) Java
4 14 (22.22%) C#
5 9 (14.29%) VBA
6 8 (12.70%) Python
6 8 (12.70%) Ruby
6 8 (12.70%) Perl
7 7 (11.11%) T-SQL
7 7 (11.11%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.59%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (23.81%) ISTQB
2 12 (19.05%) Degree
3 5 (7.94%) CSQA
4 2 (3.17%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.87%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (44.44%) Oracle
2 8 (12.70%) SAP
3 7 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 7 (11.11%) Informatica
3 7 (11.11%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.59%) FatWire
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