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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 95 68 85
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +17
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 19 34 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.51% 2.78% 2.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.64% 3.07% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 11
Median salary £51,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £33,700 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £77,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +18.57%
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
1162 1109 1190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 92.15% 90.83% 88.48%
Number of salaries quoted 655 725 776
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of job ads across the Glasgow region citing Automated Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 May 2016.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT jobs citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 44 (74.58%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (61.02%) SQL
3 31 (52.54%) Oracle
3 31 (52.54%) Unix
4 25 (42.37%) Finance
5 23 (38.98%) Python
6 21 (35.59%) RDBMS
6 21 (35.59%) Java
6 21 (35.59%) Relational Database
7 19 (32.20%) Drools
7 19 (32.20%) Spring
7 19 (32.20%) Maven
8 18 (30.51%) jBPM
8 18 (30.51%) TDD
8 18 (30.51%) Oracle Coherence
8 18 (30.51%) FitNesse
8 18 (30.51%) PL/SQL
8 18 (30.51%) JBoss
8 18 (30.51%) Hibernate
8 18 (30.51%) Castor
8 18 (30.51%) Groovy
8 18 (30.51%) Oracle BPM
8 18 (30.51%) Oracle Database
9 16 (27.12%) C#
9 16 (27.12%) QA
10 14 (23.73%) Manual Testing
10 14 (23.73%) Scrum
10 14 (23.73%) Validation
10 14 (23.73%) Root Cause Analysis
11 12 (20.34%) Selenium

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (30.51%) JBoss
1 18 (30.51%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (3.39%) Apache
2 2 (3.39%) Apache Qpid
2 2 (3.39%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.69%) CMS
3 1 (1.69%) GemFire
3 1 (1.69%) MQSeries
Applications
1 3 (5.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 18 (30.51%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.17%) SaaS
2 2 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.39%) GitHub
2 2 (3.39%) Google App Engine
2 2 (3.39%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (3.39%) Google Compute Engine
2 2 (3.39%) Heroku
2 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.39%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.08%) Firewall
2 2 (3.39%) AMQP
2 2 (3.39%) HTTP
2 2 (3.39%) Internet
2 2 (3.39%) Network Security
2 2 (3.39%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (1.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (35.59%) RDBMS
1 21 (35.59%) Relational Database
2 18 (30.51%) Oracle Database
3 9 (15.25%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.39%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (3.39%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.39%) MySQL
4 2 (3.39%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.39%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (32.20%) Maven
2 18 (30.51%) FitNesse
3 12 (20.34%) Selenium
4 5 (8.47%) Jenkins
4 5 (8.47%) JIRA
4 5 (8.47%) JUnit
5 4 (6.78%) SoapUI
6 2 (3.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (3.39%) Cucumber
6 2 (3.39%) Robot Framework
7 1 (1.69%) Ant
7 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.69%) Mocha
7 1 (1.69%) SilkTest
7 1 (1.69%) Subversion
General
1 25 (42.37%) Finance
2 9 (15.25%) Banking
3 5 (8.47%) Private Banking
3 5 (8.47%) Retail
4 3 (5.08%) Spanish Language
5 2 (3.39%) Billing
6 1 (1.69%) Law
6 1 (1.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (28.81%) Analyst
2 11 (18.64%) Developer
2 11 (18.64%) Java Developer
3 9 (15.25%) Technical Analyst
4 8 (13.56%) Lead Developer
4 8 (13.56%) Lead Java Developer
4 8 (13.56%) Test Analyst
4 8 (13.56%) Test Manager
5 6 (10.17%) Quality Manager
6 5 (8.47%) Build Manager
6 5 (8.47%) Data Manager
6 5 (8.47%) Data Quality Manager
6 5 (8.47%) Product Manager
6 5 (8.47%) Product Owner
7 4 (6.78%) QA Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) QA Manager
7 4 (6.78%) QA Test Manager
7 4 (6.78%) Tester
8 3 (5.08%) IT Trainer
8 3 (5.08%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (32.20%) Drools
1 19 (32.20%) Spring
2 18 (30.51%) Castor
2 18 (30.51%) Hibernate
2 18 (30.51%) jBPM
3 9 (15.25%) XML
4 4 (6.78%) Web Services
5 2 (3.39%) .NET
5 2 (3.39%) Java EE
5 2 (3.39%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (1.69%) Chai
6 1 (1.69%) CSS
6 1 (1.69%) Ehcache
6 1 (1.69%) Ext JS
6 1 (1.69%) HTML
6 1 (1.69%) J2EE
6 1 (1.69%) JMS
6 1 (1.69%) JSON
6 1 (1.69%) REST
6 1 (1.69%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.47%) Computer Science
1 5 (8.47%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.08%) Data Integration
3 2 (3.39%) Blog
3 2 (3.39%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.69%) CAN bus
4 1 (1.69%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 31 (52.54%) Unix
2 2 (3.39%) Linux
2 2 (3.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (74.58%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (30.51%) TDD
3 14 (23.73%) Manual Testing
3 14 (23.73%) Root Cause Analysis
3 14 (23.73%) Scrum
3 14 (23.73%) Validation
4 11 (18.64%) OO
5 9 (15.25%) Data Analysis
5 9 (15.25%) Data Migration
5 9 (15.25%) Migration
5 9 (15.25%) SDLC
6 8 (13.56%) V-Model
7 7 (11.86%) PRINCE2
8 6 (10.17%) RUP
8 6 (10.17%) Waterfall
9 5 (8.47%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (8.47%) Data Architecture
9 5 (8.47%) Data Governance
9 5 (8.47%) Data Validation
9 5 (8.47%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 36 (61.02%) SQL
2 23 (38.98%) Python
3 21 (35.59%) Java
4 18 (30.51%) Groovy
4 18 (30.51%) PL/SQL
5 16 (27.12%) C#
6 4 (6.78%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.39%) C++
8 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.69%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.69%) Jython
8 1 (1.69%) Perl
8 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (18.64%) ISTQB
2 8 (13.56%) ISEB
3 7 (11.86%) Degree
4 5 (8.47%) CCA
5 2 (3.39%) CISSP
5 2 (3.39%) SANS
5 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (27.12%) QA
2 5 (8.47%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (3.39%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) CFEngine
1 2 (3.39%) ITRS Geneos
1 2 (3.39%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (3.39%) Puppet
2 1 (1.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 31 (52.54%) Oracle
2 10 (16.95%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.39%) Google
3 2 (3.39%) Informatica
3 2 (3.39%) Sybase
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £53000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago