The table below looks at the statistics for Functional Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Functional Testing over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Testing
Rank 92 89 103
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +14
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 9 14 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.77% 1.11% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 1.21% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 3
Median salary £30,000 £36,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,750
% change year-on-year
- +8.84%
Functional 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
1068 1154 1281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 91.44% 91.51% 90.85%
Number of salaries quoted 539 738 777
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Functional Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Functional Testing
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Functional Testing Salary Trend in Glasgow

Functional Testing
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Functional Testing across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Functional Testing Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Functional Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT jobs citing Functional 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 Functional Testing.

1 13 (68.42%) Java
2 12 (63.16%) User Acceptance Testing
3 11 (57.89%) Regression Testing
4 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (52.63%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (47.37%) QA
6 8 (42.11%) Migration
7 7 (36.84%) Scrum
7 7 (36.84%) Finance
8 6 (31.58%) SQL
8 6 (31.58%) Banking
9 5 (26.32%) Derivative
9 5 (26.32%) JIRA
9 5 (26.32%) Data Management
9 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
9 5 (26.32%) Selenium
9 5 (26.32%) Time Management
9 5 (26.32%) Oracle
9 5 (26.32%) Unix
9 5 (26.32%) Linux
9 5 (26.32%) Python
9 5 (26.32%) HP
9 5 (26.32%) Risk Management
9 5 (26.32%) Hibernate
9 5 (26.32%) Mentoring
9 5 (26.32%) Cucumber
9 5 (26.32%) BDD
9 5 (26.32%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
9 5 (26.32%) Automation Testing

Functional 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 (5.26%) Mule
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Cucumber
1 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
1 5 (26.32%) JIRA
1 5 (26.32%) Selenium
2 4 (21.05%) TestComplete
3 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.26%) JUnit
3 1 (5.26%) Maven
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 6 (31.58%) Banking
3 4 (21.05%) Billing
4 1 (5.26%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.26%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Tester
2 5 (26.32%) Automation Tester
2 5 (26.32%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Functional Tester
2 5 (26.32%) Java Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Lead Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Lead Java Developer
2 5 (26.32%) QA Automation Tester
2 5 (26.32%) QA Tester
2 5 (26.32%) Test Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Release Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Applications Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Business Finance Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Data Business Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Finance Business Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Java Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) Hibernate
2 3 (15.79%) Web Services
3 1 (5.26%) Apache Flex
3 1 (5.26%) Drools
3 1 (5.26%) HTML
3 1 (5.26%) HTML5
3 1 (5.26%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (26.32%) Derivative
3 3 (15.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
1 5 (26.32%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) User Acceptance Testing
2 11 (57.89%) Regression Testing
3 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (42.11%) Migration
5 7 (36.84%) Scrum
6 5 (26.32%) Automation Testing
6 5 (26.32%) BDD
6 5 (26.32%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (26.32%) Data Management
6 5 (26.32%) Mentoring
6 5 (26.32%) QA Automation
6 5 (26.32%) Risk Management
6 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
6 5 (26.32%) Time Management
7 4 (21.05%) Business Analysis
7 4 (21.05%) Revenue Management
7 4 (21.05%) Test Planning
7 4 (21.05%) Test Strategy
7 4 (21.05%) Validation
8 3 (15.79%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) Java
2 6 (31.58%) SQL
3 5 (26.32%) Python
4 4 (21.05%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (47.37%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) HP
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft