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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank 98 90 105
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +15
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 14 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.03% 0.092% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.14% 0.10% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £62,500 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+92.30% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-11.25% +2.56%
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
1229 971 1026
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 90.37% 89.33% 84.65%
Number of salaries quoted 750 632 645
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £33,976
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £63,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing System Testing across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

System Testing Salary Histogram in Glasgow

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 20 (80.00%) Java
1 20 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (76.00%) C++
2 19 (76.00%) Python
3 17 (68.00%) SQL
4 15 (60.00%) Derivative
4 15 (60.00%) Market Risk
5 14 (56.00%) Risk Management
5 14 (56.00%) C#
6 13 (52.00%) OO
6 13 (52.00%) TDD
6 13 (52.00%) Ruby
6 13 (52.00%) Unit Testing
6 13 (52.00%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (52.00%) NoSQL
6 13 (52.00%) Analytics
7 11 (44.00%) BigTable
7 11 (44.00%) Relational Database
7 11 (44.00%) Apache Cassandra
7 11 (44.00%) Risk Analytics
7 11 (44.00%) Electronic Trading
7 11 (44.00%) Complex Event Processing
7 11 (44.00%) BDD
7 11 (44.00%) XPath
7 11 (44.00%) Refactoring
7 11 (44.00%) FIX Protocol
7 11 (44.00%) Back Office
7 11 (44.00%) PostgreSQL
7 11 (44.00%) Fixed Income
7 11 (44.00%) XML

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 11 (44.00%) MQSeries
2 5 (20.00%) Apache Spark
3 2 (8.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Firewall
1 1 (4.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (52.00%) NoSQL
2 11 (44.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 11 (44.00%) BigTable
2 11 (44.00%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (44.00%) Relational Database
3 5 (20.00%) Big Data
3 5 (20.00%) Hadoop
4 2 (8.00%) Apache Hive
5 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.00%) Robot Framework
1 1 (4.00%) Selenium
General
1 11 (44.00%) Back Office
2 7 (28.00%) Banking
2 7 (28.00%) Finance
3 4 (16.00%) Front Office
4 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (92.00%) Developer
2 9 (36.00%) Python Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Big Data Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Analyst Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Java Developer
4 4 (16.00%) SQL Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Applications Developer
5 3 (12.00%) C++ Applications Developer
5 3 (12.00%) C++ Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Apache Spark Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Hadoop Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Test Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Software Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (44.00%) FIX Protocol
1 11 (44.00%) Middleware
1 11 (44.00%) XML
1 11 (44.00%) XML Schema
2 4 (16.00%) ZeroMQ
3 2 (8.00%) OpenMP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (60.00%) Derivative
1 15 (60.00%) Market Risk
2 11 (44.00%) Fixed Income
2 11 (44.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 8 (32.00%) Management Information System
4 7 (28.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (16.00%) Equity Derivative
6 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
7 2 (8.00%) Data Integration
7 2 (8.00%) Mathematics
7 2 (8.00%) Statistics
8 1 (4.00%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Unix
2 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (56.00%) Risk Management
3 13 (52.00%) Analytics
3 13 (52.00%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (52.00%) OO
3 13 (52.00%) TDD
3 13 (52.00%) Unit Testing
4 11 (44.00%) BDD
4 11 (44.00%) Complex Event Processing
4 11 (44.00%) Electronic Trading
4 11 (44.00%) Refactoring
4 11 (44.00%) Risk Analytics
5 7 (28.00%) Market Making
6 5 (20.00%) ETL
6 5 (20.00%) Mentoring
7 4 (16.00%) Coaching
7 4 (16.00%) Low Latency
7 4 (16.00%) Pair Programming
8 3 (12.00%) Scrum
8 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 20 (80.00%) Java
2 19 (76.00%) C++
2 19 (76.00%) Python
3 17 (68.00%) SQL
4 14 (56.00%) C#
5 13 (52.00%) Ruby
6 11 (44.00%) XPath
7 7 (28.00%) Perl
8 6 (24.00%) Smalltalk
9 5 (20.00%) T-SQL
10 4 (16.00%) Shell Script
11 3 (12.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Sybase
2 2 (8.00%) Informatica
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle