The table below looks at the statistics for the Automation Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automation Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Tester
Rank 111 - 105
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Tester 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.074% - 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.076% - 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £38,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +23.07%
Automation Tester
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1317 1051 1180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.84% 96.69% 97.36%
Number of salaries quoted 828 678 745
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,850 £55,620 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Automation Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automation Tester in the job title across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Automation Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Automation Tester
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automation Tester across the Glasgow region.

Automation Tester Salary Trend in Glasgow

Automation Tester
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Automation Tester in their job title 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 with Automation Tester in their job title.

1 17 (94.44%) QA
1 17 (94.44%) Test Scripting
2 14 (77.78%) Java
2 14 (77.78%) Software Testing
2 14 (77.78%) ISTQB
2 14 (77.78%) ISEB
2 14 (77.78%) Retail
2 14 (77.78%) Apple iOS
2 14 (77.78%) Manual Testing
2 14 (77.78%) Functional Testing
2 14 (77.78%) Mobile App
3 13 (72.22%) Selenium
4 8 (44.44%) WebDriver
5 3 (16.67%) Scrum
5 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (11.11%) Regression Testing
6 2 (11.11%) SQL
6 2 (11.11%) SDLC
7 1 (5.56%) Automation Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
7 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
7 1 (5.56%) SoapUI
7 1 (5.56%) jQuery
7 1 (5.56%) EJB 3.0
7 1 (5.56%) .NET
7 1 (5.56%) Oracle
7 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
7 1 (5.56%) EJB
7 1 (5.56%) CSS
7 1 (5.56%) JSP

Automation Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Automation Tester in their job title 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 with Automation Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) JBoss
1 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
1 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (72.22%) Selenium
2 8 (44.44%) WebDriver
3 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.56%) SoapUI
General
1 14 (77.78%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
1 1 (5.56%) CSS
1 1 (5.56%) Dojo
1 1 (5.56%) EJB
1 1 (5.56%) EJB 3.0
1 1 (5.56%) HTML
1 1 (5.56%) Java EE
1 1 (5.56%) JMS
1 1 (5.56%) jQuery
1 1 (5.56%) JSP
1 1 (5.56%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 14 (77.78%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (77.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) Test Scripting
2 14 (77.78%) Functional Testing
2 14 (77.78%) Manual Testing
2 14 (77.78%) Software Testing
3 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (16.67%) Scrum
4 2 (11.11%) Regression Testing
4 2 (11.11%) SDLC
5 1 (5.56%) Automation Testing
5 1 (5.56%) ITSM
5 1 (5.56%) OO
5 1 (5.56%) Service Management
5 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) Java
2 2 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) C#
3 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (77.78%) ISEB
1 14 (77.78%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (94.44%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle