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 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 67 94 74
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -20
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 26 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.46% 0.90% 1.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.80% 1.07% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 5
Average salary £35,250 £30,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.50% -29.41%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
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
929 933 702
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 87.89% 84.28% 75.32%
Number of salaries quoted 569 563 512
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +7.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 28 November 2014.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 48 (58.54%) SQL
2 36 (43.90%) Java
3 32 (39.02%) Finance
4 29 (35.37%) Relational Database
5 24 (29.27%) HTML
5 24 (29.27%) UNIX
6 22 (26.83%) JavaScript
7 21 (25.61%) Manual Testing
8 20 (24.39%) C#
8 20 (24.39%) Web Services
9 19 (23.17%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (20.73%) ISTQB
10 17 (20.73%) CSS
10 17 (20.73%) Microsoft
10 17 (20.73%) QA
11 16 (19.51%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (19.51%) Tomcat
11 16 (19.51%) .NET
11 16 (19.51%) Oracle
12 15 (18.29%) TDD
13 14 (17.07%) Spring
13 14 (17.07%) Selenium
14 13 (15.85%) Hibernate
15 12 (14.63%) Software Testing
15 12 (14.63%) Google
15 12 (14.63%) JUnit
15 12 (14.63%) OO
15 12 (14.63%) HTTP
15 12 (14.63%) Puppet
15 12 (14.63%) Opscode Chef

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 16 (19.51%) Tomcat
2 7 (8.54%) WebLogic
3 6 (7.32%) WebSphere
4 4 (4.88%) IIS
4 4 (4.88%) Apache
4 4 (4.88%) Jetty
4 4 (4.88%) nginx
5 2 (2.44%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.22%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (3.66%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.44%) MS Office
3 1 (1.22%) MS Project
3 1 (1.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.44%) MFGPRO
Cloud Services
1 12 (14.63%) Google Cloud Platform
2 8 (9.76%) Google Compute Engine
2 8 (9.76%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (4.88%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (4.88%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (4.88%) Google App Engine
4 1 (1.22%) SaaS
4 1 (1.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.63%) HTTP
2 4 (4.88%) TCP/IP
2 4 (4.88%) DNS
2 4 (4.88%) IPsec
2 4 (4.88%) DHCP
2 4 (4.88%) FTP
3 1 (1.22%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (35.37%) Relational Database
2 10 (12.20%) Oracle Database 10g
2 10 (12.20%) Oracle Database 11g
2 10 (12.20%) Oracle Database
3 8 (9.76%) RDBMS
3 8 (9.76%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.44%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.22%) DB2
Development Applications
1 14 (17.07%) Selenium
2 12 (14.63%) JUnit
3 10 (12.20%) EasyMock
4 8 (9.76%) QuickTest Pro
5 6 (7.32%) JIRA
5 6 (7.32%) FitNesse
5 6 (7.32%) Appium
6 5 (6.10%) Cucumber
7 4 (4.88%) Jenkins
8 3 (3.66%) LoadRunner
9 2 (2.44%) Visual Studio
9 2 (2.44%) ReSharper
9 2 (2.44%) JMeter
9 2 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (1.22%) Apache Ivy
10 1 (1.22%) Ant
10 1 (1.22%) Introscope
General
1 32 (39.02%) Finance
2 10 (12.20%) Banking
3 6 (7.32%) Investment Banking
4 4 (4.88%) Private Banking
4 4 (4.88%) German Language
4 4 (4.88%) Italian Language
4 4 (4.88%) Turkish Language
5 2 (2.44%) Retail
5 2 (2.44%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 26 (31.71%) Developer
2 18 (21.95%) Java Developer
3 15 (18.29%) Test Engineer
4 10 (12.20%) Architect
4 10 (12.20%) Trainer
5 9 (10.98%) QA Engineer
6 7 (8.54%) Java Architect
6 7 (8.54%) QA Automation Engineer
6 7 (8.54%) Automation Engineer
6 7 (8.54%) Analyst
6 7 (8.54%) Test Analyst
7 6 (7.32%) Software Engineer
8 5 (6.10%) Senior Developer
9 4 (4.88%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (4.88%) Tester
9 4 (4.88%) Junior
9 4 (4.88%) Senior Test Analyst
9 4 (4.88%) Validation Engineer
10 3 (3.66%) IT Trainer
10 3 (3.66%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (29.27%) HTML
2 20 (24.39%) Web Services
3 17 (20.73%) CSS
4 16 (19.51%) .NET
5 14 (17.07%) Spring
6 13 (15.85%) Hibernate
7 10 (12.20%) JMS
7 10 (12.20%) Spring MVC
7 10 (12.20%) HTML5
7 10 (12.20%) PowerMock
8 9 (10.98%) Dojo
9 8 (9.76%) ASP.NET
9 8 (9.76%) .NET Framework
9 8 (9.76%) Java EE
10 7 (8.54%) FIXML
10 7 (8.54%) J2EE
11 6 (7.32%) XML
11 6 (7.32%) jQuery
12 4 (4.88%) WCF
12 4 (4.88%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.88%) Blog
2 3 (3.66%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.44%) NHS
4 1 (1.22%) Equities
4 1 (1.22%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 24 (29.27%) UNIX
2 10 (12.20%) Windows
3 8 (9.76%) Linux
4 6 (7.32%) Android
4 6 (7.32%) Apple iOS
5 4 (4.88%) Windows Vista
6 3 (3.66%) Windows XP
7 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (25.61%) Manual Testing
2 19 (23.17%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (19.51%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (18.29%) TDD
5 12 (14.63%) OO
5 12 (14.63%) Software Testing
6 11 (13.41%) Coaching
7 8 (9.76%) Mentoring
7 8 (9.76%) OOD
8 7 (8.54%) Scrum
8 7 (8.54%) Test Scripting
8 7 (8.54%) Test Automation
9 6 (7.32%) User Stories
9 6 (7.32%) Usability Testing
10 5 (6.10%) Software Engineering
11 4 (4.88%) Validation
11 4 (4.88%) Web Development
11 4 (4.88%) Wealth Management
11 4 (4.88%) Unit Testing
11 4 (4.88%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 48 (58.54%) SQL
2 36 (43.90%) Java
3 22 (26.83%) JavaScript
4 20 (24.39%) C#
5 9 (10.98%) C++
5 9 (10.98%) Python
6 8 (9.76%) VBA
7 5 (6.10%) Perl
8 4 (4.88%) XQuery
8 4 (4.88%) XPath
9 3 (3.66%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.44%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.44%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.22%) C
11 1 (1.22%) Ruby
11 1 (1.22%) PHP
11 1 (1.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (20.73%) ISTQB
2 11 (13.41%) ISEB
2 11 (13.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (7.32%) Degree
4 1 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.22%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (20.73%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.88%) Xen
1 4 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.44%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (14.63%) Puppet
1 12 (14.63%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (9.76%) CFEngine
3 4 (4.88%) Ansible
4 3 (3.66%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.22%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 17 (20.73%) Microsoft
2 16 (19.51%) Oracle
3 12 (14.63%) Google
4 11 (13.41%) HP
5 4 (4.88%) VMware
6 2 (2.44%) Typemock
6 2 (2.44%) Red Gate
6 2 (2.44%) Sybase
6 2 (2.44%) SAP
6 2 (2.44%) IBM
7 1 (1.22%) Perforce
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