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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank 82 79 94
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +15
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 5 26 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.52% 2.00% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 2.22% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 4 24 6
Median salary £38,750 £35,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.71% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £35,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,500 £67,500
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
865 1171 963
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 89.64% 89.94% 91.54%
Number of salaries quoted 503 755 600
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £55,000
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 4 December 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 16 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (76.47%) Selenium
3 8 (47.06%) Cucumber
3 8 (47.06%) Finance
4 7 (41.18%) Scrum
4 7 (41.18%) Degree
5 6 (35.29%) QA
5 6 (35.29%) Jenkins
6 4 (23.53%) Python
6 4 (23.53%) C#
6 4 (23.53%) SQL
6 4 (23.53%) Linux
6 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Management
6 4 (23.53%) Gherkin
6 4 (23.53%) JIRA
6 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
6 4 (23.53%) Manual Testing
6 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
6 4 (23.53%) Exploratory Testing
6 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
6 4 (23.53%) Coaching
7 3 (17.65%) SpecFlow
7 3 (17.65%) SDLC
7 3 (17.65%) Performance Testing
7 3 (17.65%) Integration Testing
7 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (17.65%) Test Planning
7 3 (17.65%) User Stories
7 3 (17.65%) BDD
7 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure

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 (11.76%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (76.47%) Selenium
2 8 (47.06%) Cucumber
3 6 (35.29%) Jenkins
4 4 (23.53%) JIRA
5 3 (17.65%) SpecFlow
5 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
5 3 (17.65%) WebDriver
6 2 (11.76%) Buildbot
6 2 (11.76%) Robot Framework
6 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
2 2 (11.76%) Private Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Analyst
1 6 (35.29%) Test Analyst
1 6 (35.29%) Tester
2 5 (29.41%) Software Tester
3 4 (23.53%) QA Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) QA Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) QA Automation Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) QA Test Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) QA Tester
4 2 (11.76%) Scrum Master
4 2 (11.76%) Software Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Software QA Tester
4 2 (11.76%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Automation Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Automation Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) Gherkin
2 3 (17.65%) .NET
3 2 (11.76%) OpenEmbedded
3 2 (11.76%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.76%) Client/Server
2 2 (11.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Android
2 2 (11.76%) Windows
3 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (41.18%) Scrum
3 4 (23.53%) Coaching
3 4 (23.53%) Exploratory Testing
3 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Management
3 4 (23.53%) Manual Testing
3 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
4 3 (17.65%) BDD
4 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (17.65%) Integration Testing
4 3 (17.65%) Performance Testing
4 3 (17.65%) SDLC
4 3 (17.65%) Test Planning
4 3 (17.65%) User Stories
5 2 (11.76%) Asset Management
5 2 (11.76%) OOP
5 2 (11.76%) Regression Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Software Testing
5 2 (11.76%) System Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) C#
1 4 (23.53%) Python
1 4 (23.53%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.88%) Java
3 1 (5.88%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Degree
2 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (35.29%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
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