The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automation Testing
Rank 108 91 79
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -12
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 4 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.28% 0.40% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.51% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 3
Average salary £41,250 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -9.72%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1171 984 684
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 82.93% 79.29% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 728 665 451
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +16.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Automation Testing
Scotland

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 28 July 2014, 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 15 (88.24%) Finance
2 11 (64.71%) Java
3 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
4 8 (47.06%) HTML
5 7 (41.18%) Node.js
6 6 (35.29%) jQuery
6 6 (35.29%) HTML5
6 6 (35.29%) Web Development
6 6 (35.29%) Advertising
6 6 (35.29%) OO
6 6 (35.29%) Python
7 5 (29.41%) Scrum
7 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (29.41%) Banking
7 5 (29.41%) CSS
7 5 (29.41%) JMS
7 5 (29.41%) Degree
7 5 (29.41%) Mathematics
7 5 (29.41%) Apache Flex
8 4 (23.53%) CSS3
8 4 (23.53%) QA
8 4 (23.53%) UNIX
8 4 (23.53%) TDD
8 4 (23.53%) Spring
8 4 (23.53%) Ruby
9 3 (17.65%) Parsley
10 2 (11.76%) Low Latency
10 2 (11.76%) Dependency Management
10 2 (11.76%) ISTQB
10 2 (11.76%) Integration Testing

Automation Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 7 (41.18%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (5.88%) Selenium
1 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
General
1 15 (88.24%) Finance
2 6 (35.29%) Advertising
3 5 (29.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Flex Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Java Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Test Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Web Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.88%) QA Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Test Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) QA Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Integration Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) HTML
2 6 (35.29%) jQuery
2 6 (35.29%) HTML5
3 5 (29.41%) CSS
3 5 (29.41%) JMS
3 5 (29.41%) Apache Flex
4 4 (23.53%) CSS3
4 4 (23.53%) Spring
5 3 (17.65%) Parsley
6 1 (5.88%) SOAP
6 1 (5.88%) Web Services
6 1 (5.88%) .NET
6 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
6 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (5.88%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.88%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (5.88%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Web Development
1 6 (35.29%) OO
2 5 (29.41%) Scrum
2 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (23.53%) TDD
4 2 (11.76%) Low Latency
4 2 (11.76%) Dependency Management
4 2 (11.76%) Integration Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
4 2 (11.76%) MVC
4 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
4 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (11.76%) Automated Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Test Management
5 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
5 1 (5.88%) Manual Testing
5 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) Java
2 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
3 6 (35.29%) Python
4 4 (23.53%) Ruby
5 2 (11.76%) Scala
6 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.88%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
Glasgow
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Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
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