The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Automation Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Automation Engineer
Rank 95 - 79
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Automation Engineer 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.096% - 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% - 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £50,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £40,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -30.43%
Test Automation Engineer
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
998 1082 883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 95.87% 95.50% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 676 655 661
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £55,000 £56,560
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Test Automation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Automation Engineer in the job title across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Test Automation Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Test Automation Engineer
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Test Automation Engineer Salary Trend in Glasgow

Test Automation Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Test Automation Engineer in their job title 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 with Test Automation Engineer in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) SWIFT
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) TestNG
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) JBehave
2 2 (66.67%) WebDriver
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) JMS
2 2 (66.67%) FIXML
2 2 (66.67%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
2 2 (66.67%) JUnit
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) Maven
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum

Test Automation Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region that cited Test Automation Engineer in their job title 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 with Test Automation Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) TestNG
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) JBehave
2 2 (66.67%) WebDriver
2 2 (66.67%) JUnit
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) Maven
3 1 (33.33%) Hudson
3 1 (33.33%) Robotium
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Appium
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) JMS
1 2 (66.67%) FIXML
1 2 (66.67%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) SWIFT
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript