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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Strategy
Rank 107 82 104
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +22
Permanent jobs citing Test Strategy 4 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.29% 1.20% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 1.33% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 2
Average salary - £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
1238 974 1021
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 90.30% 89.85% 84.52%
Number of salaries quoted 745 638 646
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 13 (86.67%) SQL
2 8 (53.33%) Banking
2 8 (53.33%) Retail
2 8 (53.33%) Retail Banking
3 5 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
3 5 (33.33%) Finance
3 5 (33.33%) Oracle
3 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (26.67%) Relational Database
5 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
5 3 (20.00%) Test Planning
5 3 (20.00%) Spanish Language
5 3 (20.00%) QA
5 3 (20.00%) Integration Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Test Management
5 3 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 3 (20.00%) Data Migration
5 3 (20.00%) Data Integration
5 3 (20.00%) ISTQB
5 3 (20.00%) Data Analysis
5 3 (20.00%) Automated Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Validation
5 3 (20.00%) Migration
5 3 (20.00%) Internet
5 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (20.00%) XML
5 3 (20.00%) Unix

Test Strategy
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (6.67%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) Relational Database
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
4 1 (6.67%) Data Mining
4 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) LoadRunner
General
1 8 (53.33%) Banking
1 8 (53.33%) Retail
1 8 (53.33%) Retail Banking
2 5 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (20.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Finance Business Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Financial Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Financial Business Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Financial Services Business Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Test Leader
3 3 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Risk Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Data Integration
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Online Banking
3 1 (6.67%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
2 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 3 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 3 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
3 3 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 3 (20.00%) Migration
3 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (20.00%) Test Management
3 3 (20.00%) Test Planning
3 3 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (20.00%) Validation
4 2 (13.33%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
4 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
5 1 (6.67%) CRM
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Testing
5 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) C
2 2 (13.33%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
2 2 (13.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (13.33%) ISEB
3 1 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) Cognizant
3 2 (13.33%) HP
4 1 (6.67%) Siebel
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Be-IT Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable
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