The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Glasgow region that had Test Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Engineer
Rank - 101 104
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 0 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow - 0.48% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.50% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 7
Median salary - £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Test Engineer
Scotland

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
1220 1201 1369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 97.68% 96.16% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 742 808 889
Median salary £42,500 £43,913 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.21% +9.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Test Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Test Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Test Engineer Salary Trend in Glasgow

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, Test 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) Python
1 9 (100.00%) Degree
1 9 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 8 (88.89%) Bash Shell
2 8 (88.89%) User Stories
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
3 1 (11.11%) VPN
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 1 (11.11%) Selenium
3 1 (11.11%) System Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Robot Framework
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) CAN bus
3 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 1 (11.11%) SQL

Test 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 1 (11.11%) Robot Framework
1 1 (11.11%) Selenium
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) CAN bus
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 8 (88.89%) User Stories
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Python
2 8 (88.89%) Bash Shell
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Degree
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago