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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Functional Testing
Rank 91 - 89
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 4 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.33% - 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% - 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
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
1084 1203 981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 89.51% 86.86% 81.34%
Number of salaries quoted 689 738 651
Average salary £44,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,700 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

Functional Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Functional Testing across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing Functional 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 Functional Testing.

1 5 (100.00%) Test Management
1 5 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 4 (80.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 4 (80.00%) QA
2 4 (80.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA
3 1 (20.00%) ISEB
3 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) System Testing
3 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center

Functional Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

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

Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Test Manager
2 4 (80.00%) Programme Test Manager
2 4 (80.00%) Test Programme Manager
2 4 (80.00%) Programme Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Test Management
1 5 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 4 (80.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (80.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) System Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center