The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Automation Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Automation Testing over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automation Testing
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 78 95 98
Rank change year-on-year +17 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 4 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.43% 1.00% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 1.09% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 3
Median salary £33,500 £48,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.20% +37.14%  
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £35,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -10.25%  

Automation 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 849 1191 1054
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 91.68% 91.83% 91.41%
Number of salaries quoted 489 736 701
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £32,500 £32,930
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Automation Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Automation Testing in Glasgow

Automation Testing
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Automation Testing in Glasgow

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing Automation 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 Automation Testing.

1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Selenium
3 3 (37.50%) QA
3 3 (37.50%) Cucumber
3 3 (37.50%) SDLC
4 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Web Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (25.00%) TDD
4 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (25.00%) HP UFT
4 2 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
5 1 (12.50%) Ant
5 1 (12.50%) SAP
5 1 (12.50%) MCP
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 1 (12.50%) Windows
5 1 (12.50%) OO
5 1 (12.50%) Python
5 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
5 1 (12.50%) OOD
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) Adobe
5 1 (12.50%) HP
5 1 (12.50%) ISEB
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification

Automation Testing
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (12.50%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Selenium
2 3 (37.50%) Cucumber
3 2 (25.00%) HP UFT
3 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (12.50%) Ant
4 1 (12.50%) JMeter
4 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner
4 1 (12.50%) Mocha
4 1 (12.50%) Ranorex
General
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Games
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Junior
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) QA Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Web Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Web Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) Chai
1 1 (12.50%) Gherkin
1 1 (12.50%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) SDLC
3 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (25.00%) Web Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Content Management
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Content Management
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) OOD
4 1 (12.50%) Open Source
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Software Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) ISEB
2 1 (12.50%) MCP
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) OCP
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
2 1 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe
2 1 (12.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) SAP
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