The first table below looks at the demand for Test Strategy 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 Strategy 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 Strategy
Rank 102 89 66
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -23
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 9 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.62% 0.84% 1.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 1.09% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 13
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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 Strategy
Scotland

Test Strategy
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Strategy across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Strategy Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Test Strategy
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Test Strategy Salary Trend in Glasgow

Test Strategy
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Strategy across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Test Strategy Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

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

1 7 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 6 (42.86%) ISTQB
2 6 (42.86%) Finance
3 5 (35.71%) MS Project
3 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 5 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (35.71%) Unit Testing
3 5 (35.71%) Integration Testing
3 5 (35.71%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (21.43%) V-Model
4 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
4 3 (21.43%) Performance Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Security Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Use Case
4 3 (21.43%) QA
4 3 (21.43%) Banking
5 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) Scrum
5 2 (14.29%) Web Services
5 2 (14.29%) Windows
5 2 (14.29%) HP
5 2 (14.29%) ISEB
5 2 (14.29%) Project Management
5 2 (14.29%) Selenium
5 2 (14.29%) FitNesse
5 2 (14.29%) Degree
5 2 (14.29%) JIRA
5 2 (14.29%) Cucumber
5 2 (14.29%) Big Data

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

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

Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Selenium
1 2 (14.29%) FitNesse
1 2 (14.29%) JIRA
1 2 (14.29%) Cucumber
1 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Test Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Test Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Test Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Programme Test Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Programme Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 5 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (35.71%) Unit Testing
2 5 (35.71%) Integration Testing
2 5 (35.71%) Non-Functional Testing
3 3 (21.43%) V-Model
3 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
3 3 (21.43%) Performance Testing
3 3 (21.43%) Security Testing
3 3 (21.43%) Use Case
4 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) Scrum
4 2 (14.29%) Project Management
4 2 (14.29%) Test Management
4 2 (14.29%) Business Transformation
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.14%) Functional Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) ISTQB
2 2 (14.29%) ISEB
2 2 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) HP
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Exception Ltd
Salary: £Excellent + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Lanarkshire, Glasgow
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Lanarkshire, Glasgow
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Lanarkshire, Glasgow
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago