The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank 84 92 102
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +10
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 7 16 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.68% 1.21% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 1.33% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 5
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -36.36%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Test Automation
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
938 1203 1195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 90.89% 91.34% 90.53%
Number of salaries quoted 501 776 698
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of job ads across the Glasgow region citing Test Automation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Test Automation Salary Trend in Glasgow

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT jobs citing Test Automation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Test Automation.

1 23 (74.19%) Selenium
2 22 (70.97%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (54.84%) SQL
4 15 (48.39%) Python
4 15 (48.39%) Jenkins
5 14 (45.16%) Linux
5 14 (45.16%) Degree
6 13 (41.94%) QA
7 12 (38.71%) Scrum
8 11 (35.48%) Test Scripting
9 10 (32.26%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (29.03%) Windows
11 8 (25.81%) Manual Testing
11 8 (25.81%) Bash Shell
11 8 (25.81%) Cucumber
12 7 (22.58%) BDD
12 7 (22.58%) Integration Testing
12 7 (22.58%) Java
13 6 (19.35%) Perl
13 6 (19.35%) Unix
13 6 (19.35%) Client/Server
13 6 (19.35%) Regression Testing
13 6 (19.35%) Finance
13 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
13 6 (19.35%) Computer Science
13 6 (19.35%) WebDriver
13 6 (19.35%) Robot Framework
13 6 (19.35%) SDLC
13 6 (19.35%) QA Automation
13 6 (19.35%) OpenEmbedded

Test Automation
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.45%) CICS
2 1 (3.23%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) DB2
Development Applications
1 23 (74.19%) Selenium
2 15 (48.39%) Jenkins
3 8 (25.81%) Cucumber
4 6 (19.35%) Robot Framework
4 6 (19.35%) WebDriver
5 5 (16.13%) Git (software)
5 5 (16.13%) JBehave
5 5 (16.13%) JUnit
5 5 (16.13%) Maven
5 5 (16.13%) Subversion
5 5 (16.13%) TestNG
6 4 (12.90%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (9.68%) SpecFlow
7 3 (9.68%) Visual Studio
8 1 (3.23%) JIRA
General
1 6 (19.35%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.23%) Back Office
3 1 (3.23%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Legal
3 1 (3.23%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Analyst
1 10 (32.26%) Test Analyst
1 10 (32.26%) Tester
2 8 (25.81%) QA Engineer
3 7 (22.58%) Software Tester
4 6 (19.35%) Automation Engineer
4 6 (19.35%) QA Automation Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) Test Automation Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) Test Engineer
6 4 (12.90%) QA Analyst
6 4 (12.90%) QA Test Analyst
6 4 (12.90%) QA Tester
6 4 (12.90%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (12.90%) Senior Test Analyst
6 4 (12.90%) Software Analyst
6 4 (12.90%) Software QA Tester
6 4 (12.90%) Software Test Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Manual Tester
7 2 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (19.35%) Buildbot
1 6 (19.35%) OpenEmbedded
1 6 (19.35%) Yocto
2 5 (16.13%) .NET
2 5 (16.13%) RESTful
3 4 (12.90%) Gherkin
4 2 (6.45%) CGI
5 1 (3.23%) J2SE
5 1 (3.23%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Client/Server
1 6 (19.35%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.45%) Mainframe
2 2 (6.45%) VSAM
3 1 (3.23%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.23%) Equities
3 1 (3.23%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.23%) User Experience
3 1 (3.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (45.16%) Linux
2 9 (29.03%) Windows
3 6 (19.35%) Unix
4 4 (12.90%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (70.97%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (38.71%) Scrum
3 11 (35.48%) Test Scripting
4 10 (32.26%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (25.81%) Manual Testing
6 7 (22.58%) BDD
6 7 (22.58%) Integration Testing
7 6 (19.35%) QA Automation
7 6 (19.35%) Regression Testing
7 6 (19.35%) SDLC
8 5 (16.13%) ETL
8 5 (16.13%) Test Strategy
9 4 (12.90%) Coaching
9 4 (12.90%) Exploratory Testing
9 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Management
9 4 (12.90%) Mentoring
9 4 (12.90%) Software Testing
9 4 (12.90%) System Testing
9 4 (12.90%) User Stories
10 3 (9.68%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 17 (54.84%) SQL
2 15 (48.39%) Python
3 8 (25.81%) Bash Shell
4 7 (22.58%) Java
5 6 (19.35%) Perl
6 5 (16.13%) Ruby
7 4 (12.90%) C#
8 2 (6.45%) COBOL
8 2 (6.45%) JCL
8 2 (6.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (45.16%) Degree
2 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.45%) ISEB
3 2 (6.45%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (41.94%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
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