The table below looks at the statistics for Automation Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automation Testing over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automation Testing
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 80 100 95
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -5
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 2 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.22% 0.15% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.17% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Median salary £37,500 - £53,250
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 - £35,850
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 - £70,650
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%

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
814 1196 959
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 89.16% 91.23% 92.12%
Number of salaries quoted 497 734 643
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £58,350
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Automation Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of job ads across the Glasgow region citing Automation Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automation Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Automation Testing
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Automation Testing Salary Trend in Glasgow

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT jobs citing Automation 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 Automation Testing.

1 6 (75.00%) QA
2 5 (62.50%) Selenium
2 5 (62.50%) Web Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) SDLC
3 4 (50.00%) Python
4 3 (37.50%) Ant
4 3 (37.50%) TDD
4 3 (37.50%) Banking
4 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
4 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (37.50%) Regression Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) Games
4 3 (37.50%) Scrum
4 3 (37.50%) Software Delivery
4 3 (37.50%) Puppet
4 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
4 3 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) Open Source
6 1 (12.50%) Mocha
6 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
6 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Content Management
6 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (12.50%) CMS
6 1 (12.50%) Django

Automation 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 1 (12.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (12.50%) Apache
1 1 (12.50%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Selenium
2 3 (37.50%) Ant
2 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
3 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
3 1 (12.50%) Mocha
General
1 3 (37.50%) Banking
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
1 3 (37.50%) Games
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Tester
2 3 (37.50%) Automation Tester
3 2 (25.00%) QA Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Digital Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) QA Leader
4 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Web Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Web Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Chai
1 1 (12.50%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) SDLC
1 5 (62.50%) Web Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (37.50%) Regression Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Scrum
2 3 (37.50%) Software Delivery
2 3 (37.50%) TDD
2 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
3 2 (25.00%) Open Source
4 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Content Management
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Content Management
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) ISEB
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) QA
2 2 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (37.50%) Puppet
2 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe