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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 67 89 64
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -25
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 27 12 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.46% 1.00% 1.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.79% 1.22% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 7
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £30,000 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
968 985 713
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 88.08% 81.74% 77.08%
Number of salaries quoted 636 610 460
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 27 January 2015.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 37 (55.22%) SQL
2 35 (52.24%) Java
3 28 (41.79%) Relational Database
4 26 (38.81%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (37.31%) C#
6 24 (35.82%) HTML
6 24 (35.82%) .NET
6 24 (35.82%) Finance
7 21 (31.34%) Web Services
8 20 (29.85%) JavaScript
9 18 (26.87%) Microsoft
10 17 (25.37%) CSS
10 17 (25.37%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (23.88%) Oracle
12 15 (22.39%) UNIX
13 14 (20.90%) OO
13 14 (20.90%) TDD
14 13 (19.40%) .NET Framework
14 13 (19.40%) C++
14 13 (19.40%) Tomcat
15 12 (17.91%) HTTP
15 12 (17.91%) Google
15 12 (17.91%) Puppet
15 12 (17.91%) Opscode Chef
15 12 (17.91%) Google Cloud Platform
16 11 (16.42%) HTML5
16 11 (16.42%) Manual Testing
16 11 (16.42%) Scrum
16 11 (16.42%) ASP.NET
16 11 (16.42%) JUnit

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 13 (19.40%) Tomcat
2 6 (8.96%) WebSphere
3 4 (5.97%) Jetty
3 4 (5.97%) nginx
3 4 (5.97%) IIS
3 4 (5.97%) Apache
4 2 (2.99%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.49%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.49%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) MS Project
1 1 (1.49%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.49%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 12 (17.91%) Google Cloud Platform
2 8 (11.94%) Google Compute Engine
2 8 (11.94%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (5.97%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (5.97%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (5.97%) Google App Engine
4 1 (1.49%) SaaS
4 1 (1.49%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (17.91%) HTTP
2 4 (5.97%) TCP/IP
2 4 (5.97%) DNS
2 4 (5.97%) IPsec
2 4 (5.97%) DHCP
2 4 (5.97%) FTP
3 1 (1.49%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (41.79%) Relational Database
2 9 (13.43%) NoSQL
3 8 (11.94%) RDBMS
4 7 (10.45%) Oracle Database 10g
4 7 (10.45%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (10.45%) Oracle Database
5 5 (7.46%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.49%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (16.42%) JUnit
2 9 (13.43%) Selenium
3 8 (11.94%) JIRA
3 8 (11.94%) LoadRunner
4 7 (10.45%) EasyMock
4 7 (10.45%) Cucumber
5 5 (7.46%) Visual Studio
6 4 (5.97%) Introscope
6 4 (5.97%) Jenkins
7 3 (4.48%) JMeter
8 2 (2.99%) ReSharper
8 2 (2.99%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (2.99%) FitNesse
9 1 (1.49%) TeamCity
9 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
9 1 (1.49%) WatiN
9 1 (1.49%) MSBuild
9 1 (1.49%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (1.49%) Subversion
9 1 (1.49%) Appium
General
1 24 (35.82%) Finance
2 9 (13.43%) Banking
3 6 (8.96%) Investment Banking
4 4 (5.97%) Private Banking
4 4 (5.97%) German Language
4 4 (5.97%) Italian Language
4 4 (5.97%) Turkish Language
5 2 (2.99%) Retail
6 1 (1.49%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 25 (37.31%) Developer
2 13 (19.40%) Java Developer
3 10 (14.93%) Architect
4 7 (10.45%) Tester
4 7 (10.45%) Senior Developer
4 7 (10.45%) Java Architect
5 6 (8.96%) Junior
5 6 (8.96%) Trainer
6 4 (5.97%) Senior Consultant
6 4 (5.97%) Consultant
6 4 (5.97%) Junior Consultant
6 4 (5.97%) Software Tester
7 3 (4.48%) Test Analyst
7 3 (4.48%) Software Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) Analyst
7 3 (4.48%) .NET Developer
7 3 (4.48%) Test Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) IT Trainer
8 2 (2.99%) Senior Test Analyst
8 2 (2.99%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (35.82%) HTML
1 24 (35.82%) .NET
2 21 (31.34%) Web Services
3 17 (25.37%) CSS
4 13 (19.40%) .NET Framework
5 11 (16.42%) ASP.NET
5 11 (16.42%) HTML5
6 9 (13.43%) Spring
6 9 (13.43%) Hibernate
7 8 (11.94%) Java EE
8 7 (10.45%) PowerMock
8 7 (10.45%) Spring MVC
9 6 (8.96%) jQuery
9 6 (8.96%) J2EE
10 4 (5.97%) XML
10 4 (5.97%) JMS
10 4 (5.97%) Servlets
10 4 (5.97%) WCF
11 3 (4.48%) LINQ
11 3 (4.48%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.97%) Blog
1 4 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.99%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.99%) NHS
3 1 (1.49%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.49%) Equities
3 1 (1.49%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 15 (22.39%) UNIX
2 8 (11.94%) Windows
3 7 (10.45%) Linux
4 2 (2.99%) Android
4 2 (2.99%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.49%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.49%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.49%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (1.49%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (38.81%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (25.37%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (20.90%) TDD
3 14 (20.90%) OO
4 11 (16.42%) Scrum
4 11 (16.42%) Manual Testing
5 10 (14.93%) OOD
6 9 (13.43%) Coaching
7 6 (8.96%) Mentoring
7 6 (8.96%) User Stories
7 6 (8.96%) Investment Management
7 6 (8.96%) Software Testing
7 6 (8.96%) Performance Testing
8 5 (7.46%) Wealth Management
8 5 (7.46%) Requirements Analysis
8 5 (7.46%) ETL
8 5 (7.46%) BDD
9 4 (5.97%) DevOps
9 4 (5.97%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (5.97%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (55.22%) SQL
2 35 (52.24%) Java
3 25 (37.31%) C#
4 20 (29.85%) JavaScript
5 13 (19.40%) C++
6 10 (14.93%) Python
7 4 (5.97%) XQuery
7 4 (5.97%) XPath
7 4 (5.97%) C
7 4 (5.97%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.99%) VBA
8 2 (2.99%) Perl
8 2 (2.99%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.49%) Ruby
9 1 (1.49%) Scala
9 1 (1.49%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (11.94%) ISTQB
2 7 (10.45%) Degree
2 7 (10.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 7 (10.45%) ISEB
3 1 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.49%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.43%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.97%) Xen
1 4 (5.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.99%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (17.91%) Puppet
1 12 (17.91%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (11.94%) CFEngine
3 4 (5.97%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (5.97%) Ansible
4 3 (4.48%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 18 (26.87%) Microsoft
2 16 (23.88%) Oracle
3 12 (17.91%) Google
4 9 (13.43%) HP
5 4 (5.97%) IBM
5 4 (5.97%) VMware
6 2 (2.99%) Sybase
6 2 (2.99%) SAP
6 2 (2.99%) Typemock
6 2 (2.99%) Red Gate
7 1 (1.49%) Informatica
7 1 (1.49%) TIBCO
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