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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Testing
Rank 103 92 84
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -8
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 4 11 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.32% 0.85% 1.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.98% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 10
Average salary £45,000 £62,500 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.00% +74.82%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +19.40%
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
1103 1121 963
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 89.10% 86.76% 78.55%
Number of salaries quoted 707 712 663
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 6 July 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 (62.50%) Regression Testing
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Integration Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Test Management
2 3 (37.50%) ISEB
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
3 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (25.00%) JIRA
3 2 (25.00%) Selenium
3 2 (25.00%) SDLC
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) UNIX
3 2 (25.00%) HP UFT
3 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (25.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Device Driver
4 1 (12.50%) C
4 1 (12.50%) C++
4 1 (12.50%) OO

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) HP UFT
1 2 (25.00%) JIRA
1 2 (25.00%) Selenium
General
1 2 (25.00%) Banking
1 2 (25.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Test Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Device Driver
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Regression Testing
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Integration Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Test Management
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (25.00%) SDLC
3 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) OOD
4 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) C
2 1 (12.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) ISEB
1 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center