The table below looks at the statistics for System 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 System Testing over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Testing
Rank 95 79 88
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +9
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 4 33 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.34% 2.36% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 2.85% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 0
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £36,800
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +5.97%
System 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
1044 1156 773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 88.40% 82.81% 77.07%
Number of salaries quoted 691 751 405
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +6.25%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing System Testing across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

System Testing
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

System Testing Salary Trend in Glasgow

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing System 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 System Testing.

1 5 (45.45%) SQL
1 5 (45.45%) UNIX
1 5 (45.45%) Java
2 4 (36.36%) Regression Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Banking
3 3 (27.27%) Investment Banking
3 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Integration Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Test Management
3 3 (27.27%) ISEB
3 3 (27.27%) ISTQB
3 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (18.18%) Market Risk
4 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
4 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
4 2 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
4 2 (18.18%) Derivative
4 2 (18.18%) Equity Derivative
4 2 (18.18%) iBATIS
4 2 (18.18%) JIRA
4 2 (18.18%) Asset Management
4 2 (18.18%) Spring
4 2 (18.18%) Finance
5 1 (9.09%) Change Management
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (9.09%) QA

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing System 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 System Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (9.09%) Endur
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) DB2
1 1 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (9.09%) MS Access
1 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) JIRA
2 1 (9.09%) Selenium
2 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
2 1 (9.09%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 3 (27.27%) Banking
1 3 (27.27%) Investment Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Test Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Applications Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Java Developer
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Java Applications Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Test Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) RPG Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Spring
1 2 (18.18%) iBATIS
2 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Derivative
2 2 (18.18%) Equity Derivative
2 2 (18.18%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) UNIX
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Regression Testing
1 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Integration Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Test Management
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
3 2 (18.18%) Asset Management
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (9.09%) OO
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) Functional Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Java
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
2 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
2 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) Perl
3 1 (9.09%) RPG
3 1 (9.09%) RPG IV
3 1 (9.09%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) ISEB
1 3 (27.27%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle
1 1 (9.09%) Business Objects
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) TIBCO
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Lockheed Martin
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