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

Functional Testing
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 90 81
Rank change year-on-year +2 -9  
Permanent jobs citing Functional Testing 2 18 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.21% 1.37% 1.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 1.50% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 13
Median salary £35,500 £37,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.33% -19.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,900 £35,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,100 £57,500 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% -3.84%  

Functional 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%  

Functional Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Functional Testing in Glasgow

Functional Testing
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Functional Testing in Glasgow

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

1 5 (83.33%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 4 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 4 (66.67%) QA
2 4 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Test Strategy
3 3 (50.00%) User Stories
3 3 (50.00%) Manual Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
5 1 (16.67%) System Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (16.67%) OOP
5 1 (16.67%) OO

Functional 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:

General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) QA Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) QA Test Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) QA Tester
1 2 (33.33%) Test Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Regression Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Test Strategy
1 4 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 3 (50.00%) User Stories
3 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) OOP
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
4 1 (16.67%) System Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
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