The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for System Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

System Testing
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 106 100
Rank change year-on-year +8 -6  
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 1 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.085% 0.70% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.092% 0.75% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 1
Median salary £30,000 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.28% -22.22%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.43% +2.50%  

System 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 1090 1200 1146
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 92.45% 93.97% 90.38%
Number of salaries quoted 696 617 724
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

System Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for System Testing in Glasgow

System Testing
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for System Testing in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing System 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 System Testing.

1 3 (75.00%) Regression Testing
1 3 (75.00%) QA
1 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy

System 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 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) QA Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) QA Test Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Coordinator
2 1 (25.00%) Test Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Regression Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft