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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 84 75 63
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -12
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 17 28 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.46% 2.22% 3.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.59% 2.43% 4.06%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 14
Median salary £41,250 £36,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.58% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,500 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £48,800 £39,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
1068 1154 1281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 91.44% 91.51% 90.85%
Number of salaries quoted 539 738 777
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 21 (61.76%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (55.88%) Finance
3 14 (41.18%) Oracle
3 14 (41.18%) Python
4 13 (38.24%) C#
4 13 (38.24%) Java
4 13 (38.24%) Jenkins
5 12 (35.29%) CFEngine
5 12 (35.29%) Capacity Management
5 12 (35.29%) GitHub
5 12 (35.29%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (35.29%) Relational Database
5 12 (35.29%) Cloud Foundry
5 12 (35.29%) Docker
5 12 (35.29%) Google Compute Engine
5 12 (35.29%) Software-Defined Networking
5 12 (35.29%) Google Cloud Platform
5 12 (35.29%) Continuous Delivery
5 12 (35.29%) Data Centre
5 12 (35.29%) SDLC
5 12 (35.29%) Blog
5 12 (35.29%) Use Case
5 12 (35.29%) Release Management
5 12 (35.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 12 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (35.29%) Microsoft Azure
5 12 (35.29%) Google App Engine
5 12 (35.29%) Amazon AWS
5 12 (35.29%) SaaS
5 12 (35.29%) PaaS

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 12 (35.29%) Apache Qpid
1 12 (35.29%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (5.88%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (35.29%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (35.29%) GitHub
1 12 (35.29%) Google App Engine
1 12 (35.29%) Google Cloud Platform
1 12 (35.29%) Google Compute Engine
1 12 (35.29%) Heroku
1 12 (35.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (35.29%) PaaS
1 12 (35.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (35.29%) AMQP
1 12 (35.29%) Firewall
1 12 (35.29%) HTTP
1 12 (35.29%) Internet
1 12 (35.29%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (35.29%) Apache Cassandra
1 12 (35.29%) MongoDB
1 12 (35.29%) MySQL
1 12 (35.29%) NoSQL
1 12 (35.29%) PostgreSQL
1 12 (35.29%) RDBMS
1 12 (35.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (38.24%) Jenkins
2 12 (35.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (14.71%) JIRA
4 2 (5.88%) Selenium
5 1 (2.94%) Robot Framework
5 1 (2.94%) SoapUI
General
1 19 (55.88%) Finance
2 12 (35.29%) Billing
3 7 (20.59%) Banking
4 5 (14.71%) Private Banking
4 5 (14.71%) Retail
5 3 (8.82%) Legal
6 1 (2.94%) Law
Job Titles
1 12 (35.29%) Architect
1 12 (35.29%) Cloud Architect
1 12 (35.29%) Service Architect
2 11 (32.35%) Test Manager
3 6 (17.65%) Quality Manager
4 5 (14.71%) Build Manager
4 5 (14.71%) Data Manager
4 5 (14.71%) Data Quality Manager
4 5 (14.71%) Product Manager
4 5 (14.71%) Product Owner
4 5 (14.71%) QA Manager
5 4 (11.76%) QA Test Manager
6 3 (8.82%) Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Software Manager
6 3 (8.82%) Software Test Manager
7 2 (5.88%) Business Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) QA Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Technical Business Analyst
8 1 (2.94%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (35.29%) Java EE
1 12 (35.29%) RabbitMQ
1 12 (35.29%) Web Services
2 2 (5.88%) .NET
3 1 (2.94%) OpenEmbedded
3 1 (2.94%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 12 (35.29%) Blog
1 12 (35.29%) Data Centre
2 5 (14.71%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.88%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Unix
2 1 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (61.76%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (35.29%) Capacity Management
2 12 (35.29%) Continuous Delivery
2 12 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (35.29%) Release Management
2 12 (35.29%) SDLC
2 12 (35.29%) Use Case
3 10 (29.41%) Scrum
3 10 (29.41%) V-Model
4 9 (26.47%) Manual Testing
4 9 (26.47%) PRINCE2
5 8 (23.53%) RUP
5 8 (23.53%) Waterfall
6 5 (14.71%) Asset Management
6 5 (14.71%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (14.71%) Data Management
6 5 (14.71%) Data Modelling
6 5 (14.71%) Data Validation
6 5 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (14.71%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 14 (41.18%) Python
2 13 (38.24%) C#
2 13 (38.24%) Java
3 12 (35.29%) C++
4 5 (14.71%) SQL
5 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (29.41%) ISEB
1 10 (29.41%) ISTQB
2 5 (14.71%) CCA
3 2 (5.88%) Degree
4 1 (2.94%) CIPD
4 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (29.41%) QA
2 5 (14.71%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (35.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (35.29%) CFEngine
1 12 (35.29%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (35.29%) Puppet
2 2 (5.88%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 14 (41.18%) Oracle
2 12 (35.29%) Google
2 12 (35.29%) Sybase
3 2 (5.88%) Informatica
3 2 (5.88%) Microsoft