The first table below looks at the demand for Test Automation skills 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 over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Automation
Rank 97 86 65
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -21
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 14 12 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.97% 1.12% 1.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.20% 1.45% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 9
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -2.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £45,500 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £49,500 £49,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1166 826 644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 80.52% 76.98% 75.59%
Number of salaries quoted 756 432 517
Average salary £42,500 £40,750 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.29% +7.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Test Automation
Scotland

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Automation across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 April 2014.

Test Automation Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation.

1 16 (50.00%) Java
2 12 (37.50%) OO
3 11 (34.38%) Python
4 10 (31.25%) Finance
5 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (21.88%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (21.88%) Subversion
6 7 (21.88%) Jython
6 7 (21.88%) Red Hat
6 7 (21.88%) JBoss
6 7 (21.88%) Linux
6 7 (21.88%) Web Services
6 7 (21.88%) SugarCRM
6 7 (21.88%) QA
6 7 (21.88%) Selenium
6 7 (21.88%) Drupal
6 7 (21.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (21.88%) Talend Open Studio
6 7 (21.88%) Git (software)
6 7 (21.88%) Pentaho
6 7 (21.88%) Open Source
6 7 (21.88%) MongoDB
6 7 (21.88%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (21.88%) Talend
6 7 (21.88%) Trac
7 6 (18.75%) Test Scripting
7 6 (18.75%) Ubuntu
8 5 (15.63%) Software Engineering
8 5 (15.63%) Unit Testing
8 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (21.88%) SugarCRM
1 7 (21.88%) Drupal
2 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) PostgreSQL
1 7 (21.88%) Pentaho
1 7 (21.88%) MongoDB
1 7 (21.88%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (3.13%) SAP HANA
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Subversion
1 7 (21.88%) Selenium
1 7 (21.88%) Talend Open Studio
1 7 (21.88%) Git (software)
1 7 (21.88%) Trac
2 4 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (12.50%) JIRA
3 3 (9.38%) SoapUI
3 3 (9.38%) RSpec
4 2 (6.25%) Cucumber
5 1 (3.13%) FitNesse
5 1 (3.13%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 10 (31.25%) Finance
2 5 (15.63%) Banking
3 2 (6.25%) Aerospace
3 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.25%) Investment Banking
3 2 (6.25%) Military
3 2 (6.25%) Marketing
4 1 (3.13%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) Developer
1 11 (34.38%) Analyst
2 9 (28.13%) Test Analyst
3 3 (9.38%) Tester
4 2 (6.25%) Java Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Graduate Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Junior Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Technical Writer
4 2 (6.25%) Junior Java Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Graduate
4 2 (6.25%) Junior
4 2 (6.25%) Business Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Test Leader
4 2 (6.25%) Python Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Junior Python Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Head of Testing
5 1 (3.13%) Test Automation Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Software Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) Web Services
2 4 (12.50%) SOAP
3 3 (9.38%) Middleware
4 1 (3.13%) Apache CXF
4 1 (3.13%) XML Schema
4 1 (3.13%) JMS
4 1 (3.13%) XML
4 1 (3.13%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Open Source
2 2 (6.25%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.13%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) Linux
1 7 (21.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (18.75%) Ubuntu
3 3 (9.38%) Windows
4 2 (6.25%) UNIX
5 1 (3.13%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) OO
2 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (18.75%) Test Scripting
4 5 (15.63%) Software Engineering
4 5 (15.63%) Unit Testing
4 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (12.50%) Time Management
5 4 (12.50%) Use Case
5 4 (12.50%) Automation Testing
5 4 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (9.38%) Process Improvement
6 3 (9.38%) Test Strategy
6 3 (9.38%) Test Management
6 3 (9.38%) SOA
6 3 (9.38%) OOP
6 3 (9.38%) Automated Testing
6 3 (9.38%) BPEL
6 3 (9.38%) Validation
6 3 (9.38%) Programme Management
7 2 (6.25%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (50.00%) Java
2 11 (34.38%) Python
3 7 (21.88%) Jython
4 4 (12.50%) Scala
5 3 (9.38%) SQL
6 2 (6.25%) C++
7 1 (3.13%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Degree
1 3 (9.38%) ISTQB
1 3 (9.38%) ISEB
2 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.88%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) Red Hat
1 7 (21.88%) JBoss
1 7 (21.88%) Talend
2 4 (12.50%) IBM
3 3 (9.38%) Green Hat
3 3 (9.38%) Cognizant
3 3 (9.38%) Informatica
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle
4 1 (3.13%) SAP
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cognizant
Posted: 15 days ago
Glasgow
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £0.00 per annum + excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 22 days ago