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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Testing
Rank 100 - 105
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 11 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.85% - 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% - 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 2
Median salary £39,000 - £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Automation 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
1213 1129 1168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 93.38% 89.67% 89.50%
Number of salaries quoted 630 711 756
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £33,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 28 June 2016, 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 20 (83.33%) Finance
1 20 (83.33%) Selenium
2 17 (70.83%) SQL
3 16 (66.67%) Cucumber
4 15 (62.50%) Java
4 15 (62.50%) Python
5 13 (54.17%) Banking
6 11 (45.83%) QA
7 10 (41.67%) Unix
7 10 (41.67%) Linux
7 10 (41.67%) Migration
7 10 (41.67%) Regression Testing
7 10 (41.67%) Time Management
7 10 (41.67%) Git (software)
7 10 (41.67%) Data Management
7 10 (41.67%) Derivative
7 10 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (37.50%) Shell Script
9 8 (33.33%) Software Testing
10 6 (25.00%) Test Automation
10 6 (25.00%) PL/SQL
11 5 (20.83%) Sun
11 5 (20.83%) HP
11 5 (20.83%) Sun Certification
11 5 (20.83%) Equities
11 5 (20.83%) Back Office
11 5 (20.83%) Web Application Development
11 5 (20.83%) Functional Testing
11 5 (20.83%) JIRA

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (83.33%) Selenium
2 16 (66.67%) Cucumber
3 10 (41.67%) Git (software)
4 5 (20.83%) FitNesse
4 5 (20.83%) JIRA
5 4 (16.67%) TestComplete
5 4 (16.67%) TestNG
6 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
General
1 20 (83.33%) Finance
2 13 (54.17%) Banking
3 5 (20.83%) Back Office
4 4 (16.67%) Financial Institution
5 1 (4.17%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Automation Tester
1 11 (45.83%) Tester
2 5 (20.83%) Developer
2 5 (20.83%) Functional Tester
2 5 (20.83%) Java Developer
2 5 (20.83%) QA Automation Tester
2 5 (20.83%) QA Tester
2 5 (20.83%) Technical Tester
3 4 (16.67%) Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Lead Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Lead Java Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Test Leader
5 2 (8.33%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) QA Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Tester
6 1 (4.17%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) Node.js
1 5 (20.83%) Spring
2 4 (16.67%) Hibernate
3 1 (4.17%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (41.67%) Derivative
2 5 (20.83%) Algorithms
2 5 (20.83%) Equities
2 5 (20.83%) User Experience
3 1 (4.17%) Fintech
3 1 (4.17%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Linux
1 10 (41.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Data Management
1 10 (41.67%) Migration
1 10 (41.67%) Regression Testing
1 10 (41.67%) Time Management
2 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 6 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 5 (20.83%) Functional Testing
5 5 (20.83%) QA Automation
5 5 (20.83%) Release Management
5 5 (20.83%) Web Application Development
6 4 (16.67%) Business Transformation
6 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 4 (16.67%) SQL Optimisation
7 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
8 2 (8.33%) Data Transformation
8 2 (8.33%) Scrum
8 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
9 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (70.83%) SQL
2 15 (62.50%) Java
2 15 (62.50%) Python
3 9 (37.50%) Shell Script
4 6 (25.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Sun Certification
2 4 (16.67%) Degree
2 4 (16.67%) ISEB
3 2 (8.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (45.83%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) HP
1 5 (20.83%) Sun