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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 78 82 88
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +6
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 25 28 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.01% 1.96% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.26% 2.37% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 5
Average salary £77,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+138.46% -18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+15.71% -
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
1108 1180 844
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 89.00% 82.75% 75.90%
Number of salaries quoted 753 778 464
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 5 May 2015.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 36 (70.59%) SQL
2 28 (54.90%) HTML
3 26 (50.98%) .NET
4 21 (41.18%) C#
4 21 (41.18%) JavaScript
4 21 (41.18%) CSS
4 21 (41.18%) Finance
4 21 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (39.22%) .NET Framework
5 20 (39.22%) Oracle
6 19 (37.25%) HTML5
7 17 (33.33%) Java
8 16 (31.37%) SQL Server
8 16 (31.37%) Visual Studio
8 16 (31.37%) ASP.NET
8 16 (31.37%) LINQ
8 16 (31.37%) Entity Framework
8 16 (31.37%) LINQ to SQL
8 16 (31.37%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 15 (29.41%) Selenium
10 14 (27.45%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (27.45%) TeamCity
10 14 (27.45%) Web Services
10 14 (27.45%) UNIX
10 14 (27.45%) Cucumber
10 14 (27.45%) GitLab
11 13 (25.49%) MVC
11 13 (25.49%) ETL
11 13 (25.49%) Microsoft
12 12 (23.53%) Scrum

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 5 (9.80%) WebLogic
2 3 (5.88%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.96%) Documentum
3 1 (1.96%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (31.37%) SQL Server
2 9 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (17.65%) MongoDB
3 8 (15.69%) Big Data
3 8 (15.69%) Hadoop
4 7 (13.73%) Relational Database
5 4 (7.84%) Oracle Database
5 4 (7.84%) NoSQL
5 4 (7.84%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 16 (31.37%) Visual Studio
2 15 (29.41%) Selenium
3 14 (27.45%) TeamCity
3 14 (27.45%) Cucumber
3 14 (27.45%) GitLab
4 10 (19.61%) Git (software)
4 10 (19.61%) JUnit
4 10 (19.61%) JIRA
5 9 (17.65%) Subversion
5 9 (17.65%) MSBuild
5 9 (17.65%) WatiN
6 8 (15.69%) SpecFlow
6 8 (15.69%) LoadRunner
7 6 (11.76%) QuickTest Pro
8 4 (7.84%) Introscope
9 3 (5.88%) JMeter
9 3 (5.88%) Maven
9 3 (5.88%) EasyMock
10 1 (1.96%) FitNesse
10 1 (1.96%) Jasmine
General
1 21 (41.18%) Finance
2 8 (15.69%) Banking
3 4 (7.84%) Investment Banking
3 4 (7.84%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (58.82%) Developer
2 12 (23.53%) .NET Developer
3 10 (19.61%) Java Developer
3 10 (19.61%) Senior Developer
3 10 (19.61%) Senior .NET Developer
4 6 (11.76%) Tester
4 6 (11.76%) Test Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) QA Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) QA Automation Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Automation Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Junior Consultant
6 4 (7.84%) Junior
6 4 (7.84%) Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Test Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Senior Consultant
6 4 (7.84%) Consultant
7 3 (5.88%) Software Tester
8 2 (3.92%) Performance Tester
8 2 (3.92%) Senior Test Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (54.90%) HTML
2 26 (50.98%) .NET
3 21 (41.18%) CSS
4 20 (39.22%) .NET Framework
5 19 (37.25%) HTML5
6 16 (31.37%) Entity Framework
6 16 (31.37%) LINQ to SQL
6 16 (31.37%) LINQ
6 16 (31.37%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 16 (31.37%) ASP.NET
7 14 (27.45%) Web Services
8 9 (17.65%) SOAP
8 9 (17.65%) AngularJS
8 9 (17.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 8 (15.69%) KnockoutJS
9 8 (15.69%) jQuery
9 8 (15.69%) XML
9 8 (15.69%) XSD
9 8 (15.69%) XSLT
9 8 (15.69%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.88%) Mathematics
2 3 (5.88%) RIA
3 2 (3.92%) Open Source
3 2 (3.92%) User Experience
4 1 (1.96%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.96%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (27.45%) UNIX
2 5 (9.80%) Linux
3 2 (3.92%) Windows
4 1 (1.96%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (1.96%) Android
4 1 (1.96%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.96%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (27.45%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (25.49%) ETL
3 13 (25.49%) MVC
4 12 (23.53%) Scrum
5 8 (15.69%) TDD
5 8 (15.69%) Data Analytics
5 8 (15.69%) Analytics
6 7 (13.73%) Test Automation
7 6 (11.76%) Investment Management
7 6 (11.76%) Performance Testing
8 5 (9.80%) Wealth Management
8 5 (9.80%) OO
9 4 (7.84%) OOD
9 4 (7.84%) SOA
9 4 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (7.84%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (7.84%) Data Management
9 4 (7.84%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (7.84%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 36 (70.59%) SQL
2 21 (41.18%) JavaScript
2 21 (41.18%) C#
3 17 (33.33%) Java
4 8 (15.69%) T-SQL
4 8 (15.69%) PL/SQL
5 5 (9.80%) VBA
5 5 (9.80%) C++
6 4 (7.84%) C
6 4 (7.84%) VB.NET
7 2 (3.92%) Perl
7 2 (3.92%) Python
8 1 (1.96%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.96%) Ruby
8 1 (1.96%) Scala
8 1 (1.96%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (13.73%) Degree
2 3 (5.88%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.92%) ISEB
3 2 (3.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.96%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (19.61%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (5.88%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 20 (39.22%) Oracle
2 13 (25.49%) Microsoft
3 9 (17.65%) Informatica
3 9 (17.65%) TIBCO
4 4 (7.84%) IBM
5 3 (5.88%) HP
6 2 (3.92%) SAP
7 1 (1.96%) FatWire
Glasgow
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Glasgow
Net Talent
Posted: 19 days ago