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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automation Testing over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automation Testing
Rank 103 108 100
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 1 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.079% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.089% 0.18% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £47,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +10.29%
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
1122 1137 966
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 89.12% 86.60% 78.60%
Number of salaries quoted 710 720 665
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 £33,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,426 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Automation Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automation Testing across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing Automation 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 Automation Testing.

1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) JMS
3 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Apache Flex
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) Load Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing

Automation Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing Automation 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 Automation Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Flex Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) JMS
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Flex
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
1 1 (25.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Load Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft