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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 79 94 68
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -26
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 16 11 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.41% 0.83% 1.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.60% 1.02% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 9
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £50,500 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
1001 1083 704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 88.12% 81.61% 77.45%
Number of salaries quoted 673 706 390
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 4 March 2015.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 25 (58.14%) SQL
2 22 (51.16%) Java
3 21 (48.84%) HTML
3 21 (48.84%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (44.19%) Finance
4 19 (44.19%) Relational Database
5 18 (41.86%) C#
5 18 (41.86%) .NET
6 17 (39.53%) JavaScript
7 16 (37.21%) Web Services
8 15 (34.88%) CSS
9 13 (30.23%) Oracle
10 12 (27.91%) .NET Framework
11 11 (25.58%) Scrum
11 11 (25.58%) OO
11 11 (25.58%) Microsoft
12 10 (23.26%) TDD
12 10 (23.26%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (23.26%) HTML5
13 9 (20.93%) JIRA
13 9 (20.93%) ASP.NET
13 9 (20.93%) JUnit
13 9 (20.93%) C++
14 8 (18.60%) UNIX
14 8 (18.60%) OOD
14 8 (18.60%) LoadRunner
15 7 (16.28%) Selenium
15 7 (16.28%) Banking
16 6 (13.95%) Hibernate
16 6 (13.95%) Spring

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 6 (13.95%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.33%) Node.js
2 1 (2.33%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.33%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.30%) Google Compute Engine
1 4 (9.30%) Google Cloud Platform
1 4 (9.30%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.33%) SaaS
2 1 (2.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (44.19%) Relational Database
2 5 (11.63%) NoSQL
2 5 (11.63%) Oracle Database
2 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.63%) Oracle Database 10g
2 5 (11.63%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (9.30%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.65%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.33%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.33%) Big Data
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (20.93%) JIRA
1 9 (20.93%) JUnit
2 8 (18.60%) LoadRunner
3 7 (16.28%) Selenium
4 6 (13.95%) Cucumber
5 5 (11.63%) EasyMock
5 5 (11.63%) Visual Studio
6 4 (9.30%) Introscope
7 3 (6.98%) Git (software)
7 3 (6.98%) JMeter
8 2 (4.65%) Subversion
8 2 (4.65%) GitLab
8 2 (4.65%) WatiN
8 2 (4.65%) TeamCity
8 2 (4.65%) MSBuild
9 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
9 1 (2.33%) SpecFlow
9 1 (2.33%) Jasmine
9 1 (2.33%) FitNesse
General
1 19 (44.19%) Finance
2 7 (16.28%) Banking
3 6 (13.95%) Investment Banking
4 4 (9.30%) Private Banking
5 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (51.16%) Developer
2 10 (23.26%) Java Developer
3 6 (13.95%) Senior Developer
3 6 (13.95%) Tester
4 5 (11.63%) Junior
4 5 (11.63%) Architect
5 4 (9.30%) .NET Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Junior Consultant
5 4 (9.30%) Senior Consultant
5 4 (9.30%) Consultant
6 3 (6.98%) Software Tester
6 3 (6.98%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Java Architect
7 2 (4.65%) Test Specialist
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Performance Tester
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Test Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Performance Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (48.84%) HTML
2 18 (41.86%) .NET
3 16 (37.21%) Web Services
4 15 (34.88%) CSS
5 12 (27.91%) .NET Framework
6 10 (23.26%) HTML5
7 9 (20.93%) ASP.NET
8 6 (13.95%) Hibernate
8 6 (13.95%) Spring
9 5 (11.63%) PowerMock
9 5 (11.63%) Spring MVC
9 5 (11.63%) jQuery
10 4 (9.30%) LINQ
10 4 (9.30%) Java EE
10 4 (9.30%) XML
10 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 4 (9.30%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 4 (9.30%) LINQ to SQL
11 3 (6.98%) WCF
12 2 (4.65%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.33%) Open Source
2 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.33%) User Experience
2 1 (2.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.33%) NHS
2 1 (2.33%) Graphic Design
2 1 (2.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.60%) UNIX
2 3 (6.98%) Linux
3 2 (4.65%) Windows
4 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.33%) Windows Phone
4 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.33%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (2.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (48.84%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (25.58%) Scrum
2 11 (25.58%) OO
3 10 (23.26%) TDD
3 10 (23.26%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (18.60%) OOD
5 6 (13.95%) Performance Testing
5 6 (13.95%) Investment Management
5 6 (13.95%) ETL
6 5 (11.63%) Wealth Management
7 4 (9.30%) Kanban
7 4 (9.30%) Data Management
7 4 (9.30%) Requirements Analysis
7 4 (9.30%) SOA
7 4 (9.30%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (9.30%) MVC
7 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (9.30%) Manual Testing
8 3 (6.98%) BDD
9 2 (4.65%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (58.14%) SQL
2 22 (51.16%) Java
3 18 (41.86%) C#
4 17 (39.53%) JavaScript
5 9 (20.93%) C++
6 6 (13.95%) Python
7 4 (9.30%) C
7 4 (9.30%) VB.NET
8 3 (6.98%) XQuery
8 3 (6.98%) XPath
9 2 (4.65%) Perl
10 1 (2.33%) Scala
10 1 (2.33%) PHP
10 1 (2.33%) PL/SQL
10 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
10 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
10 1 (2.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) Degree
2 3 (6.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (6.98%) ISTQB
3 2 (4.65%) ISEB
4 1 (2.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) CFEngine
1 4 (9.30%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (9.30%) Puppet
2 3 (6.98%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (6.98%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 13 (30.23%) Oracle
2 11 (25.58%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.30%) Google
3 4 (9.30%) HP
3 4 (9.30%) IBM
4 2 (4.65%) Informatica
4 2 (4.65%) TIBCO
4 2 (4.65%) SAP
5 1 (2.33%) Red Gate
5 1 (2.33%) Typemock
5 1 (2.33%) Sybase
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago