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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 70 64 99
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +35
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 44 27 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.24% 2.48% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.58% 2.78% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 6
Average salary £35,000 £40,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.58% +24.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £48,750 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
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
1229 971 1026
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 90.37% 89.33% 84.65%
Number of salaries quoted 750 632 645
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £33,976
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £63,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 11 February 2016.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 39 (61.90%) SQL
2 38 (60.32%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (58.73%) Oracle
4 35 (55.56%) Unix
5 28 (44.44%) Relational Database
6 27 (42.86%) Java
6 27 (42.86%) Spring
7 26 (41.27%) TDD
7 26 (41.27%) JBoss
7 26 (41.27%) Hibernate
7 26 (41.27%) Oracle Database
8 22 (34.92%) Python
8 22 (34.92%) RDBMS
9 21 (33.33%) Maven
9 21 (33.33%) Drools
10 20 (31.75%) Groovy
10 20 (31.75%) Castor
10 20 (31.75%) jBPM
10 20 (31.75%) Oracle Coherence
10 20 (31.75%) FitNesse
10 20 (31.75%) Finance
10 20 (31.75%) PL/SQL
10 20 (31.75%) Oracle BPM
11 18 (28.57%) Selenium
12 17 (26.98%) C#
13 16 (25.40%) Manual Testing
13 16 (25.40%) Root Cause Analysis
14 12 (19.05%) QA
14 12 (19.05%) SQL Server
14 12 (19.05%) OO

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 26 (41.27%) JBoss
2 20 (31.75%) Oracle Coherence
3 6 (9.52%) Tomcat
4 5 (7.94%) CMS
5 3 (4.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (1.59%) GemFire
6 1 (1.59%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.59%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 20 (31.75%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.35%) SaaS
2 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.35%) Network Security
2 1 (1.59%) Firewall
2 1 (1.59%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (44.44%) Relational Database
2 26 (41.27%) Oracle Database
3 22 (34.92%) RDBMS
4 12 (19.05%) SQL Server
5 6 (9.52%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (9.52%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.59%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 21 (33.33%) Maven
2 20 (31.75%) FitNesse
3 18 (28.57%) Selenium
4 11 (17.46%) JUnit
5 6 (9.52%) Cucumber
5 6 (9.52%) EasyMock
6 5 (7.94%) Mocha
6 5 (7.94%) SilkTest
7 4 (6.35%) GitLab
7 4 (6.35%) SoapUI
7 4 (6.35%) TeamCity
8 3 (4.76%) Jenkins
9 2 (3.17%) Git (software)
9 2 (3.17%) Jasmine
10 1 (1.59%) Ant
10 1 (1.59%) JIRA
10 1 (1.59%) Robot Framework
10 1 (1.59%) Subversion
General
1 20 (31.75%) Finance
2 4 (6.35%) Banking
3 3 (4.76%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 21 (33.33%) Developer
2 19 (30.16%) Analyst
3 18 (28.57%) Java Developer
4 11 (17.46%) Test Analyst
5 10 (15.87%) Tester
6 8 (12.70%) Lead Developer
6 8 (12.70%) Lead Java Developer
6 8 (12.70%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) IT Trainer
7 4 (6.35%) Trainer
7 4 (6.35%) Web Tester
8 3 (4.76%) Penetration Tester
8 3 (4.76%) QA Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Security Specialist
8 3 (4.76%) Software QA Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Test Leader
9 2 (3.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 2 (3.17%) Security Penetration Tester
9 2 (3.17%) Security Tester
9 2 (3.17%) Senior Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (42.86%) Spring
2 26 (41.27%) Hibernate
3 21 (33.33%) Drools
4 20 (31.75%) Castor
4 20 (31.75%) jBPM
5 11 (17.46%) XML
6 10 (15.87%) CSS
6 10 (15.87%) HTML
7 8 (12.70%) Web Services
8 6 (9.52%) PowerMock
8 6 (9.52%) Spring MVC
9 2 (3.17%) .NET
9 2 (3.17%) AngularJS
9 2 (3.17%) Dojo
9 2 (3.17%) Ember.js
9 2 (3.17%) RESTful
10 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET
10 1 (1.59%) J2EE
10 1 (1.59%) JMS
10 1 (1.59%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.52%) Mobile App
2 5 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.94%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.94%) Data Structures
3 3 (4.76%) Data Integration
4 2 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.59%) CAN bus
5 1 (1.59%) CESG
5 1 (1.59%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.59%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.59%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 35 (55.56%) Unix
2 6 (9.52%) Windows
3 2 (3.17%) Linux
4 1 (1.59%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (60.32%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (41.27%) TDD
3 16 (25.40%) Manual Testing
3 16 (25.40%) Root Cause Analysis
4 12 (19.05%) OO
5 11 (17.46%) Data Analysis
5 11 (17.46%) Data Migration
5 11 (17.46%) Migration
5 11 (17.46%) Validation
6 10 (15.87%) Test Management
7 7 (11.11%) Scrum
8 6 (9.52%) SOA
8 6 (9.52%) Software Testing
9 5 (7.94%) Web Testing
10 4 (6.35%) Agile Testing
10 4 (6.35%) API Testing
10 4 (6.35%) Information Security
10 4 (6.35%) Multithreading
10 4 (6.35%) Software Engineering
10 4 (6.35%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 39 (61.90%) SQL
2 27 (42.86%) Java
3 22 (34.92%) Python
4 20 (31.75%) Groovy
4 20 (31.75%) PL/SQL
5 17 (26.98%) C#
6 10 (15.87%) JavaScript
7 4 (6.35%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.59%) Jython
8 1 (1.59%) Perl
8 1 (1.59%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (11.11%) Degree
2 5 (7.94%) ISTQB
3 4 (6.35%) CISSP
3 4 (6.35%) SANS
3 4 (6.35%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.59%) CEH
4 1 (1.59%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (19.05%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (7.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 37 (58.73%) Oracle
2 11 (17.46%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.76%) Adobe
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago