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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Functional Testing
Rank 83 92 92
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 6 16 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.60% 1.24% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 1.38% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 4 14 7
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
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
895 1158 948
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 89.59% 89.91% 91.59%
Number of salaries quoted 524 743 601
Median salary £43,500 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £56,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (86.67%) Java
3 11 (73.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (60.00%) QA
5 7 (46.67%) Test Strategy
5 7 (46.67%) Web Services
6 6 (40.00%) Project Management
6 6 (40.00%) Regression Testing
6 6 (40.00%) Finance
6 6 (40.00%) Scrum
6 6 (40.00%) Manual Testing
6 6 (40.00%) Business Analysis
6 6 (40.00%) User Stories
7 5 (33.33%) BDD
7 5 (33.33%) Oracle
8 4 (26.67%) Risk Management
8 4 (26.67%) Billing
8 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
8 4 (26.67%) Hibernate
8 4 (26.67%) Validation
8 4 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (26.67%) Revenue Management
8 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
8 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (13.33%) Test Management
10 1 (6.67%) People Management
10 1 (6.67%) Transition Management
10 1 (6.67%) DevOps
10 1 (6.67%) Test Planning
10 1 (6.67%) Test 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
1 1 (6.67%) Selenium
1 1 (6.67%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Billing
3 1 (6.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Tester
2 5 (33.33%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Lead Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Lead Java Developer
4 3 (20.00%) QA Tester
5 2 (13.33%) QA Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Test Manager
6 1 (6.67%) QA Test Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Release Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) Web Services
2 4 (26.67%) Hibernate
3 1 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (73.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (46.67%) Test Strategy
4 6 (40.00%) Business Analysis
4 6 (40.00%) Manual Testing
4 6 (40.00%) Project Management
4 6 (40.00%) Regression Testing
4 6 (40.00%) Scrum
4 6 (40.00%) User Stories
5 5 (33.33%) BDD
6 4 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
6 4 (26.67%) Revenue Management
6 4 (26.67%) Risk Management
6 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
6 4 (26.67%) Validation
7 2 (13.33%) Test Management
8 1 (6.67%) Non-Functional Testing
8 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
8 1 (6.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
2 1 (6.67%) Python
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) CIPD
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
1 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (60.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
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