Period
to 20 April 2018

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 6 months to 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

System Testing
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 107 128 143
Rank change year-on-year +21 +15 -2
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 60 3 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.43% 0.16% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.57% 0.17% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 47 4 6
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £31,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.73% -29.44% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £30,000 £31,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £36,825 £68,750
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +28.57% -12.50% -3.61%

System Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,334 1,772 2,453
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 94.69% 92.68% 92.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1,632 1,058 1,483
Glasgow median annual salary £47,750 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.11% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £66,059 £62,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

System Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing System Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

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

System Testing
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing System Testing in Glasgow over the 6 months to 20 April 2018.

Salary histogram for System Testing in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 April 2018, IT jobs citing System Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 54 (90.00%) Test Automation
2 52 (86.67%) BDD
3 50 (83.33%) NoSQL
3 50 (83.33%) Python
4 48 (80.00%) TDD
5 46 (76.67%) SQL
6 42 (70.00%) OO
6 42 (70.00%) Finance
7 40 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
8 39 (65.00%) Unit Testing
8 39 (65.00%) XPath
8 39 (65.00%) Refactoring
8 39 (65.00%) Apache Cassandra
8 39 (65.00%) Complex Event Processing
8 39 (65.00%) PostgreSQL
8 39 (65.00%) Middleware
8 39 (65.00%) XML
8 39 (65.00%) MQSeries
8 39 (65.00%) XML Schema
8 39 (65.00%) Bigtable
8 39 (65.00%) Relational Database
8 39 (65.00%) Virtual Team
8 39 (65.00%) Continuous Deployment
8 39 (65.00%) Domain Models
9 20 (33.33%) Ruby
10 18 (30.00%) Java
11 15 (25.00%) C#
11 15 (25.00%) Selenium
11 15 (25.00%) Cucumber
12 14 (23.33%) Agile Software Development

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 39 (65.00%) MQSeries
2 11 (18.33%) Jetty
2 11 (18.33%) Tomcat
3 9 (15.00%) JBoss
3 9 (15.00%) WebLogic
3 9 (15.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.67%) nginx
4 1 (1.67%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.67%) Tornado
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (3.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.33%) Cognos Controller
1 2 (3.33%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.67%) BlazeMeter
1 4 (6.67%) BrowserStack
2 3 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.00%) AMQP
2 2 (3.33%) Firewall
2 2 (3.33%) NetScaler
2 2 (3.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (83.33%) NoSQL
2 39 (65.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 39 (65.00%) Bigtable
2 39 (65.00%) PostgreSQL
2 39 (65.00%) Relational Database
3 11 (18.33%) MongoDB
4 9 (15.00%) Couchbase
4 9 (15.00%) Hadoop
4 9 (15.00%) Redis
4 9 (15.00%) Riak
Development Applications
1 15 (25.00%) Cucumber
1 15 (25.00%) Selenium
2 9 (15.00%) FitNesse
2 9 (15.00%) Vagrant
3 5 (8.33%) JMeter
4 4 (6.67%) JIRA
4 4 (6.67%) SpecFlow
4 4 (6.67%) Visual Studio
4 4 (6.67%) Zephyr
5 1 (1.67%) Gatling
5 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.67%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.67%) Subversion
5 1 (1.67%) The Grinder
General
1 42 (70.00%) Finance
2 1 (1.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 18 (30.00%) Developer
2 11 (18.33%) Programmer
2 11 (18.33%) Python Programmer
3 10 (16.67%) Python Engineer
4 9 (15.00%) Analyst
4 9 (15.00%) Python Developer
5 6 (10.00%) Test Analyst
6 5 (8.33%) Java Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (8.33%) Senior Test Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) Automation Test Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) Full Stack Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
8 2 (3.33%) Java Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) Java Software Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) Operations Analyst
8 2 (3.33%) Software Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (3.33%) Technical Operations Analyst
9 1 (1.67%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (65.00%) Middleware
1 39 (65.00%) XML
1 39 (65.00%) XML Schema
2 11 (18.33%) Hibernate
2 11 (18.33%) HTML
2 11 (18.33%) HTML5
2 11 (18.33%) Spring
3 9 (15.00%) JMS
3 9 (15.00%) JPA
3 9 (15.00%) Kafka
3 9 (15.00%) RabbitMQ
3 9 (15.00%) TIBCO EMS
3 9 (15.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (5.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (5.00%) Node.js
5 1 (1.67%) Flask
5 1 (1.67%) Lambda Expressions
Miscellaneous
1 39 (65.00%) Virtual Team
2 5 (8.33%) Algorithms
3 4 (6.67%) User Experience
4 2 (3.33%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.67%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.00%) Windows
2 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.67%) Linux
3 1 (1.67%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (90.00%) Test Automation
2 52 (86.67%) BDD
3 48 (80.00%) TDD
4 42 (70.00%) OO
5 40 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
6 39 (65.00%) Complex Event Processing
6 39 (65.00%) Continuous Deployment
6 39 (65.00%) Domain Models
6 39 (65.00%) Refactoring
6 39 (65.00%) Unit Testing
7 14 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (18.33%) Integration Testing
8 11 (18.33%) OOA/OOD
8 11 (18.33%) OOP
9 10 (16.67%) Software Engineering
10 9 (15.00%) DSDM
10 9 (15.00%) Multithreading
10 9 (15.00%) RUP
10 9 (15.00%) Scrum
10 9 (15.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 50 (83.33%) Python
2 46 (76.67%) SQL
3 39 (65.00%) XPath
4 20 (33.33%) Ruby
5 18 (30.00%) Java
6 15 (25.00%) C#
7 11 (18.33%) Bash Shell
7 11 (18.33%) C++
7 11 (18.33%) JavaScript
8 2 (3.33%) Java 8
9 1 (1.67%) Clojure
9 1 (1.67%) Erlang
9 1 (1.67%) F#
9 1 (1.67%) Haskell
9 1 (1.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (6.67%) Degree
2 2 (3.33%) CCIE
2 2 (3.33%) CCNA
2 2 (3.33%) CCNP
2 2 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.67%) ISEB
3 1 (1.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (21.67%) QA
System Software
1 11 (18.33%) Docker
2 5 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.33%) XenApp
4 1 (1.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (1.67%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 11 (18.33%) Ansible
1 11 (18.33%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (18.33%) Puppet
2 9 (15.00%) Cobbler
3 1 (1.67%) HAProxy
3 1 (1.67%) logstash
Vendors
1 9 (15.00%) IBM
1 9 (15.00%) TIBCO
2 8 (13.33%) Informatica
3 5 (8.33%) VMware
4 2 (3.33%) CheckPoint
4 2 (3.33%) Cisco
4 2 (3.33%) Citrix
4 2 (3.33%) Cognos
4 2 (3.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.67%) Splunk