The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Glasgow region that had Test Automation Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automation Test Engineer
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 79 96 95
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Automation Engineer 4 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.44% 0.60% 0.093%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.62% 0.096%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 1
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -15.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

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
878 1294 1046
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.70% 97.29% 97.21%
Number of salaries quoted 538 814 691
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Test Automation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of job ads across the Glasgow region that featured Test Automation Engineer in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, Test Automation Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Glasgow region featuring Test Automation Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) JUnit
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (50.00%) SoapUI
3 2 (50.00%) SaaS
3 2 (50.00%) API Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Exploratory Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (25.00%) BDD
4 1 (25.00%) SpecFlow
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) User Stories
4 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (25.00%) WebDriver

Test Automation Engineer Skill Set
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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) JUnit
2 2 (50.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) SpecFlow
3 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) API Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Exploratory Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) BDD
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) OOP
4 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
4 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (25.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree