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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank 91 81 102
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +21
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 24 20 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.88% 1.58% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.01% 1.76% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 4
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £35,000 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,875 £40,000 £44,250
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
1195 1134 1191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 93.58% 89.57% 89.35%
Number of salaries quoted 615 716 777
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Automation across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Test Automation Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 26 (63.41%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (56.10%) SQL
3 21 (51.22%) Selenium
4 20 (48.78%) Python
5 18 (43.90%) Test Scripting
6 15 (36.59%) Manual Testing
6 15 (36.59%) Degree
6 15 (36.59%) Linux
7 14 (34.15%) Jenkins
8 13 (31.71%) Release Management
9 12 (29.27%) QA
10 11 (26.83%) Java
10 11 (26.83%) Finance
11 10 (24.39%) Scrum
11 10 (24.39%) Software Testing
12 9 (21.95%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (21.95%) TestNG
12 9 (21.95%) Bash Shell
12 9 (21.95%) Cucumber
12 9 (21.95%) Windows
13 7 (17.07%) User Stories
13 7 (17.07%) Relational Database
14 6 (14.63%) Web Application Development
14 6 (14.63%) Test Strategy
14 6 (14.63%) User Experience
14 6 (14.63%) Algorithms
14 6 (14.63%) Automation Testing
14 6 (14.63%) SDLC
14 6 (14.63%) Integration Testing
14 6 (14.63%) Computer Science

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 (4.88%) CICS
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.88%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) HTTP
1 1 (2.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.07%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.88%) DB2
2 2 (4.88%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 21 (51.22%) Selenium
2 14 (34.15%) Jenkins
3 9 (21.95%) Cucumber
3 9 (21.95%) TestNG
4 5 (12.20%) FitNesse
4 5 (12.20%) Git (software)
4 5 (12.20%) JBehave
4 5 (12.20%) JUnit
4 5 (12.20%) Maven
4 5 (12.20%) Robot Framework
4 5 (12.20%) Subversion
4 5 (12.20%) WebDriver
5 4 (9.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (26.83%) Finance
2 6 (14.63%) Back Office
3 4 (9.76%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.44%) Banking
4 1 (2.44%) General Ledger
4 1 (2.44%) Legal
4 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.44%) Retail
4 1 (2.44%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (46.34%) Analyst
2 18 (43.90%) Test Analyst
3 11 (26.83%) Senior Analyst
3 11 (26.83%) Senior Test Analyst
4 8 (19.51%) Test Automation Engineer
4 8 (19.51%) Test Engineer
5 6 (14.63%) Developer
5 6 (14.63%) Java Developer
5 6 (14.63%) QA Engineer
5 6 (14.63%) Tester
6 5 (12.20%) Automation Engineer
6 5 (12.20%) QA Analyst
6 5 (12.20%) QA Automation Engineer
7 4 (9.76%) Lead Java Developer
7 4 (9.76%) QA Test Analyst
7 4 (9.76%) QA Tester
7 4 (9.76%) Software Analyst
7 4 (9.76%) Software QA Tester
7 4 (9.76%) Software Test Analyst
7 4 (9.76%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.63%) Spring
2 5 (12.20%) RESTful
3 4 (9.76%) .NET
3 4 (9.76%) Gherkin
3 4 (9.76%) Hibernate
4 2 (4.88%) CGI
5 1 (2.44%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Algorithms
1 6 (14.63%) Client/Server
1 6 (14.63%) Computer Science
1 6 (14.63%) Equities
1 6 (14.63%) User Experience
2 2 (4.88%) Mainframe
2 2 (4.88%) VSAM
3 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.44%) Derivative
3 1 (2.44%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (2.44%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.44%) Online Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 15 (36.59%) Linux
2 9 (21.95%) Windows
3 6 (14.63%) Unix
4 4 (9.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (63.41%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (43.90%) Test Scripting
3 15 (36.59%) Manual Testing
4 13 (31.71%) Release Management
5 10 (24.39%) Scrum
5 10 (24.39%) Software Testing
6 9 (21.95%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (17.07%) User Stories
8 6 (14.63%) Automation Testing
8 6 (14.63%) Integration Testing
8 6 (14.63%) Regression Testing
8 6 (14.63%) SDLC
8 6 (14.63%) Test Strategy
8 6 (14.63%) Web Application Development
9 5 (12.20%) BDD
9 5 (12.20%) ETL
9 5 (12.20%) QA Automation
9 5 (12.20%) Software Engineering
10 4 (9.76%) Business Transformation
10 4 (9.76%) SQL Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 23 (56.10%) SQL
2 20 (48.78%) Python
3 11 (26.83%) Java
4 9 (21.95%) Bash Shell
5 6 (14.63%) PL/SQL
6 5 (12.20%) Perl
6 5 (12.20%) Ruby
7 4 (9.76%) C#
8 2 (4.88%) COBOL
8 2 (4.88%) JCL
9 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (36.59%) Degree
2 5 (12.20%) Sun Certification
3 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.88%) ISEB
4 2 (4.88%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (29.27%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.20%) Sun
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle
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