The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Testing
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 85 99 79
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -20
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 1 13 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.11% 0.95% 1.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 1.04% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 8
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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
819 1255 1058
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 90.40% 91.54% 90.97%
Number of salaries quoted 500 745 706
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Glasgow

Software Testing
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT jobs citing Software 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 Software Testing.

1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Smartphone
2 2 (66.67%) Defect Tracking
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Bugzilla
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) SpecFlow
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft

Software 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 2 (66.67%) Bugzilla
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) SpecFlow
2 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Junior
1 2 (66.67%) Junior Software Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Junior Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Software Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (66.67%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Durham Professional Services Limited
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Posted: Yesterday