The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Strategy
Rank 68 101 92
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -9
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 35 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.81% 0.63% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.16% 0.76% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 28 5 3
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Test Strategy
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
1108 1180 844
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 89.00% 82.75% 75.90%
Number of salaries quoted 753 778 464
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 5 May 2015.

Test Strategy Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Test Strategy
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 31 (64.58%) Finance
2 27 (56.25%) Banking
3 22 (45.83%) Test Management
4 19 (39.58%) ISTQB
5 15 (31.25%) Project Management
6 13 (27.08%) QA
7 12 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (20.83%) Retail
8 10 (20.83%) HP
8 10 (20.83%) Test Scripting
9 8 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (16.67%) Test Planning
9 8 (16.67%) ISEB
9 8 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (14.58%) Resource Management
10 7 (14.58%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (14.58%) Performance Testing
11 6 (12.50%) CSQA
11 6 (12.50%) Test Automation
11 6 (12.50%) Demand Management
11 6 (12.50%) LoadRunner
11 6 (12.50%) PMI
11 6 (12.50%) PMI Certification
11 6 (12.50%) Degree
11 6 (12.50%) Financial Institution
12 5 (10.42%) TickIT
12 5 (10.42%) CMMI
12 5 (10.42%) ISO 9001
12 5 (10.42%) Six Sigma
12 5 (10.42%) Oracle

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 1 (2.08%) MS Office
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.25%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (4.17%) BusinessObjects XI
2 2 (4.17%) Big Data
2 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (4.17%) Oracle9i Database
2 2 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.17%) BODI
3 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (12.50%) LoadRunner
2 4 (8.33%) JIRA
3 2 (4.17%) Selenium
3 2 (4.17%) FitNesse
3 2 (4.17%) Hudson
3 2 (4.17%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.17%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 31 (64.58%) Finance
2 27 (56.25%) Banking
3 10 (20.83%) Retail
4 6 (12.50%) Financial Institution
5 4 (8.33%) Retail Banking
6 1 (2.08%) Marketing
6 1 (2.08%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 27 (56.25%) Test Manager
2 12 (25.00%) Test Leader
3 8 (16.67%) Performance Test Leader
4 7 (14.58%) Analyst
5 5 (10.42%) Business Manager
6 3 (6.25%) Test Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Test Architect
7 2 (4.17%) Architect
7 2 (4.17%) QA Manager
7 2 (4.17%) Test Specialist
7 2 (4.17%) QA Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Quality Analyst
8 1 (2.08%) Portfolio Manager
8 1 (2.08%) Financial Services Business Analyst
8 1 (2.08%) Data Analyst
8 1 (2.08%) Test Engineer
8 1 (2.08%) Financial Business Analyst
8 1 (2.08%) Development Manager
8 1 (2.08%) Project Manager
8 1 (2.08%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) PMI
2 3 (6.25%) Online Banking
3 2 (4.17%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.08%) User Experience
4 1 (2.08%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (45.83%) Test Management
2 15 (31.25%) Project Management
3 12 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (20.83%) Test Scripting
5 8 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (16.67%) Test Planning
5 8 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (14.58%) Resource Management
6 7 (14.58%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (14.58%) Performance Testing
7 6 (12.50%) Test Automation
7 6 (12.50%) Demand Management
8 5 (10.42%) CMMI
8 5 (10.42%) Six Sigma
8 5 (10.42%) V-Model
8 5 (10.42%) Mentoring
9 4 (8.33%) Integration Testing
10 3 (6.25%) PRINCE2
10 3 (6.25%) Project Planning
11 2 (4.17%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.33%) SQL
2 2 (4.17%) Java
2 2 (4.17%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.08%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 19 (39.58%) ISTQB
2 8 (16.67%) ISEB
3 6 (12.50%) CSQA
3 6 (12.50%) PMI Certification
3 6 (12.50%) Degree
4 5 (10.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (2.08%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (2.08%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (27.08%) QA
2 5 (10.42%) TickIT
2 5 (10.42%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 4 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (20.83%) HP
2 5 (10.42%) Oracle
3 2 (4.17%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.08%) Compuware
4 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
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