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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Testing
Rank 106 93 103
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +10
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 8 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.63% 0.74% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 0.81% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 8
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +26.76%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
1162 1109 1190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 92.15% 90.83% 88.48%
Number of salaries quoted 655 725 776
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £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%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 16 (66.67%) Time Management
1 16 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 15 (62.50%) User Experience
3 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (54.17%) Scrum
5 12 (50.00%) HTML
6 11 (45.83%) JavaScript
6 11 (45.83%) CSS
6 11 (45.83%) Web Design
6 11 (45.83%) Ajax
6 11 (45.83%) gulp
6 11 (45.83%) Grunt
6 11 (45.83%) Bower
6 11 (45.83%) Web Accessibility
6 11 (45.83%) Backbone.js
6 11 (45.83%) Responsive Web Design
6 11 (45.83%) Sass
6 11 (45.83%) LESS
6 11 (45.83%) Ember.js
6 11 (45.83%) AngularJS
6 11 (45.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 9 (37.50%) Regression Testing
8 8 (33.33%) Migration
8 8 (33.33%) Java
9 6 (25.00%) SQL
9 6 (25.00%) Finance
9 6 (25.00%) QA
9 6 (25.00%) Selenium
9 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (20.83%) QA Automation

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 (4.17%) Mule
Development Applications
1 16 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 11 (45.83%) Bower
2 11 (45.83%) Grunt
2 11 (45.83%) gulp
3 6 (25.00%) Selenium
4 5 (20.83%) Cucumber
4 5 (20.83%) JIRA
5 4 (16.67%) TestComplete
6 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
6 1 (4.17%) JUnit
6 1 (4.17%) Maven
6 1 (4.17%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.83%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Developer
2 11 (45.83%) UI Developer
3 7 (29.17%) Tester
4 5 (20.83%) Automation Tester
4 5 (20.83%) Functional Tester
4 5 (20.83%) QA Automation Tester
4 5 (20.83%) QA Tester
5 4 (16.67%) Test Manager
6 3 (12.50%) Release Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Applications Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Applications Tester
7 1 (4.17%) Author
7 1 (4.17%) Java Applications Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Java Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Lead Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Lead Java Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Systems Tester
7 1 (4.17%) Technical Author
7 1 (4.17%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (50.00%) HTML
2 11 (45.83%) Ajax
2 11 (45.83%) AngularJS
2 11 (45.83%) Backbone.js
2 11 (45.83%) CSS
2 11 (45.83%) Ember.js
2 11 (45.83%) LESS
2 11 (45.83%) Sass
2 11 (45.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (4.17%) Apache Flex
3 1 (4.17%) Drools
3 1 (4.17%) Hibernate
3 1 (4.17%) HTML5
3 1 (4.17%) Spring
3 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (62.50%) User Experience
2 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (20.83%) Derivative
4 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Linux
1 5 (20.83%) Unix
2 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) Time Management
2 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (54.17%) Scrum
4 11 (45.83%) Responsive Web Design
4 11 (45.83%) Web Accessibility
4 11 (45.83%) Web Design
5 9 (37.50%) Regression Testing
6 8 (33.33%) Migration
7 5 (20.83%) Automation Testing
7 5 (20.83%) Data Management
7 5 (20.83%) QA Automation
8 4 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (16.67%) Test Planning
8 4 (16.67%) Test Scripting
8 4 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (12.50%) Coaching
9 3 (12.50%) Data Migration
9 3 (12.50%) Defect Management
9 3 (12.50%) SDLC
10 2 (8.33%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) JavaScript
2 8 (33.33%) Java
3 6 (25.00%) SQL
4 5 (20.83%) Python
5 4 (16.67%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) ISEB
2 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) HP
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
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