The median annual salary for a Automation Tester was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automation Tester
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 83 103 101
Rank change year-on-year +20 -2  
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Tester 3 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.32% 0.39% 0.088%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.40% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Median salary £35,000 £36,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.77% -  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £35,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +19.71% -8.97%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 905 1258 1107
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 96.69% 96.99% 97.02%
Number of salaries quoted 520 801 732
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% -4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Automation Tester
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow that featured Automation Tester in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Automation Tester in Glasgow

Automation Tester
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Automation Tester in Glasgow

Automation Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, Automation Tester 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 Automation Tester in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) TDD
2 5 (83.33%) QA
3 4 (66.67%) BDD
4 3 (50.00%) Manual Testing
4 3 (50.00%) Data Protection
4 3 (50.00%) SoapUI
4 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (50.00%) RDBMS
4 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
4 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) Appium
4 3 (50.00%) Cucumber
4 3 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
5 2 (33.33%) Software Delivery
5 2 (33.33%) SDLC
5 2 (33.33%) Ant
5 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
5 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 2 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (33.33%) Games
5 2 (33.33%) Scrum
5 2 (33.33%) Banking
5 2 (33.33%) Python
5 2 (33.33%) Automation Testing
5 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
5 2 (33.33%) Puppet

Automation Tester 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
2 3 (50.00%) Appium
2 3 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (50.00%) SoapUI
3 2 (33.33%) Ant
3 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 1 (16.67%) JIRA
4 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Games
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) BDD
3 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 3 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
3 3 (50.00%) Manual Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Automation Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) SDLC
4 2 (33.33%) Software Delivery
4 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 2 (33.33%) Web Testing
5 1 (16.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (33.33%) Puppet