The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Automated Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Automated Testing
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 86 82
Rank change year-on-year +10 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 14 22 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.47% 1.68% 1.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.61% 1.83% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 1
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £77,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% -51.61%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Automated Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 872 1201 1041
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 91.50% 91.61% 91.24%
Number of salaries quoted 497 742 696
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,970
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Automated Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow citing Automated Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Automated Testing in Glasgow

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing in Glasgow.

Salary trend for Automated Testing in Glasgow

Automated Testing
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Automated Testing in Glasgow over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Automated Testing in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing Automated Testing 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 Automated Testing.

1 19 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (52.17%) SQL
3 10 (43.48%) Scrum
4 9 (39.13%) TDD
4 9 (39.13%) Java
4 9 (39.13%) Relational Database
5 8 (34.78%) SDLC
5 8 (34.78%) QA
5 8 (34.78%) Manual Testing
6 6 (26.09%) OO
6 6 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (26.09%) Jenkins
6 6 (26.09%) Docker
6 6 (26.09%) DevOps
7 5 (21.74%) Concordion
7 5 (21.74%) Gradle
7 5 (21.74%) OTC Derivatives
7 5 (21.74%) Software Delivery
7 5 (21.74%) Continuous Deployment
7 5 (21.74%) Git (software)
7 5 (21.74%) Cucumber
7 5 (21.74%) JBehave
7 5 (21.74%) HTML5
7 5 (21.74%) Hudson
7 5 (21.74%) CSS3
7 5 (21.74%) HTML
7 5 (21.74%) Shell Script
7 5 (21.74%) Unix
7 5 (21.74%) OOA/OOD
7 5 (21.74%) JavaScript

Automated Testing
Co-occurring 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 4 (17.39%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.35%) GitHub
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) Relational Database
2 5 (21.74%) DB2
3 4 (17.39%) MySQL
3 4 (17.39%) phpMyAdmin
3 4 (17.39%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.35%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Jenkins
2 5 (21.74%) Ant
2 5 (21.74%) Concordion
2 5 (21.74%) Cucumber
2 5 (21.74%) Git (software)
2 5 (21.74%) Gradle
2 5 (21.74%) Hudson
2 5 (21.74%) JBehave
2 5 (21.74%) JUnit
2 5 (21.74%) Maven
3 4 (17.39%) Appium
3 4 (17.39%) Selenium
3 4 (17.39%) SoapUI
4 1 (4.35%) HP UFT
General
1 5 (21.74%) Banking
2 3 (13.04%) Finance
3 2 (8.70%) Legal
4 1 (4.35%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Tester
3 4 (17.39%) PHP Developer
3 4 (17.39%) PHP Web Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Web Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Automation Tester
4 3 (13.04%) QA Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) DevOps Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Integration Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Test Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Chief Architect
6 1 (4.35%) IT Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.35%) QA Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Systems Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) CSS
1 5 (21.74%) CSS3
1 5 (21.74%) HTML
1 5 (21.74%) HTML5
1 5 (21.74%) JSON
1 5 (21.74%) SOAP
1 5 (21.74%) Spring
1 5 (21.74%) XML
2 4 (17.39%) jQuery
3 3 (13.04%) .NET
4 1 (4.35%) COM
4 1 (4.35%) LINQ
4 1 (4.35%) WCF
4 1 (4.35%) WF
4 1 (4.35%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Derivative
1 5 (21.74%) OTC Derivatives
2 4 (17.39%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (43.48%) Scrum
3 9 (39.13%) TDD
4 8 (34.78%) Manual Testing
4 8 (34.78%) SDLC
5 6 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (26.09%) DevOps
5 6 (26.09%) OO
6 5 (21.74%) Continuous Deployment
6 5 (21.74%) OOA/OOD
6 5 (21.74%) Software Delivery
7 4 (17.39%) B2B
7 4 (17.39%) B2C
7 4 (17.39%) BDD
7 4 (17.39%) Domain-Driven Design
7 4 (17.39%) Issue Tracking
7 4 (17.39%) Web Development
8 3 (13.04%) Regression Testing
8 3 (13.04%) RUP
8 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) SQL
2 9 (39.13%) Java
3 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
3 5 (21.74%) PHP
3 5 (21.74%) Shell Script
4 2 (8.70%) C#
5 1 (4.35%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) ISEB
1 3 (13.04%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (34.78%) QA
2 5 (21.74%) MiFID
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) cPanel
2 1 (4.35%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Perforce
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle