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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Functional Testing
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 79 89 92
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +3
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 3 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.33% 0.99% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 1.09% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 5
Median salary £45,500 £38,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% +28.33%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%

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
814 1196 959
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 89.16% 91.23% 92.12%
Number of salaries quoted 497 734 643
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £58,350
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 8 (88.89%) Java
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) QA
3 6 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (66.67%) Web Services
4 5 (55.56%) Project Management
4 5 (55.56%) Regression Testing
4 5 (55.56%) Finance
4 5 (55.56%) Manual Testing
4 5 (55.56%) Business Analysis
4 5 (55.56%) Test Strategy
4 5 (55.56%) User Stories
5 1 (11.11%) TDD
5 1 (11.11%) CIPD
5 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
5 1 (11.11%) Degree
5 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
5 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
5 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
5 1 (11.11%) BDD
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Test Management
5 1 (11.11%) Selenium
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL
5 1 (11.11%) Linux
5 1 (11.11%) Python
5 1 (11.11%) ERP
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL

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:

Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
1 1 (11.11%) Selenium
1 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Tester
2 3 (33.33%) QA Tester
3 2 (22.22%) QA Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) QA Test Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Release Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (55.56%) Business Analysis
3 5 (55.56%) Manual Testing
3 5 (55.56%) Project Management
3 5 (55.56%) Regression Testing
3 5 (55.56%) Test Strategy
3 5 (55.56%) User Stories
4 1 (11.11%) BDD
4 1 (11.11%) ERP
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) TDD
4 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
4 1 (11.11%) Test Management
4 1 (11.11%) Test Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CIPD
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (77.78%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle