Period
to 19 July 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 19 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

System Testing
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 144 150
Rank change year-on-year +52 +6 -1
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 72 4 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.97% 0.18% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.14% 0.20% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 65 5 4
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -14.29% -26.32%
10th Percentile £37,500 £28,300 £32,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £34,150 £37,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%

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 2,293 2,050 2,426
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 94.44% 92.89% 93.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1,671 1,257 1,339
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -2.86%
10th Percentile £31,100 £29,750 £27,750
90th Percentile £69,250 £70,000 £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 19 July 2018.

Salary histogram for System Testing in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 68 (94.44%) Test Automation
2 65 (90.28%) BDD
2 65 (90.28%) NoSQL
2 65 (90.28%) Python
3 64 (88.89%) SQL
3 64 (88.89%) TDD
4 62 (86.11%) OO
5 61 (84.72%) Finance
6 60 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
7 59 (81.94%) Refactoring
8 58 (80.56%) XPath
8 58 (80.56%) Unit Testing
8 58 (80.56%) Apache Cassandra
8 58 (80.56%) Complex Event Processing
8 58 (80.56%) Middleware
8 58 (80.56%) PostgreSQL
8 58 (80.56%) XML
8 58 (80.56%) MQSeries
8 58 (80.56%) XML Schema
8 58 (80.56%) Bigtable
8 58 (80.56%) Relational Database
8 58 (80.56%) Virtual Team
8 58 (80.56%) Continuous Deployment
8 58 (80.56%) Domain Models
9 31 (43.06%) Java
10 27 (37.50%) Ruby
11 24 (33.33%) C#
12 23 (31.94%) C++
12 23 (31.94%) OOP
12 23 (31.94%) OOA/OOD

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 58 (80.56%) MQSeries
2 7 (9.72%) Jetty
2 7 (9.72%) Tomcat
3 4 (5.56%) JBoss
3 4 (5.56%) WebLogic
3 4 (5.56%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.39%) nginx
4 1 (1.39%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.39%) Tornado
Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (2.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.78%) Cognos Controller
1 2 (2.78%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.39%) BlazeMeter
2 1 (1.39%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.56%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (90.28%) NoSQL
2 58 (80.56%) Apache Cassandra
2 58 (80.56%) Bigtable
2 58 (80.56%) PostgreSQL
2 58 (80.56%) Relational Database
3 7 (9.72%) MongoDB
4 4 (5.56%) Couchbase
4 4 (5.56%) Hadoop
4 4 (5.56%) Redis
4 4 (5.56%) Riak
5 1 (1.39%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 9 (12.50%) Cucumber
1 9 (12.50%) Selenium
2 5 (6.94%) FitNesse
3 4 (5.56%) Vagrant
4 2 (2.78%) JMeter
5 1 (1.39%) Gatling
5 1 (1.39%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.39%) Gradle
5 1 (1.39%) JIRA
5 1 (1.39%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.39%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.39%) Subversion
5 1 (1.39%) The Grinder
5 1 (1.39%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.39%) Zephyr
General
1 61 (84.72%) Finance
2 1 (1.39%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (26.39%) Developer
2 15 (20.83%) Programmer
2 15 (20.83%) Python Engineer
2 15 (20.83%) Python Programmer
3 14 (19.44%) Python Developer
4 11 (15.28%) Java Engineer
5 4 (5.56%) Analyst
5 4 (5.56%) Java Developer
6 3 (4.17%) Java Software Engineer
6 3 (4.17%) Software Engineer
6 3 (4.17%) Test Analyst
7 2 (2.78%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (2.78%) Senior Test Analyst
8 1 (1.39%) Administrator
8 1 (1.39%) ETL Developer
8 1 (1.39%) QA Analyst
8 1 (1.39%) QA Test Analyst
8 1 (1.39%) Support Analyst
8 1 (1.39%) Systems Accountant
8 1 (1.39%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (80.56%) Middleware
1 58 (80.56%) XML
1 58 (80.56%) XML Schema
2 8 (11.11%) HTML
2 8 (11.11%) Spring
3 7 (9.72%) Hibernate
3 7 (9.72%) HTML5
4 4 (5.56%) AngularJS
4 4 (5.56%) JMS
4 4 (5.56%) JPA
4 4 (5.56%) Kafka
4 4 (5.56%) Node.js
4 4 (5.56%) RabbitMQ
4 4 (5.56%) TIBCO EMS
4 4 (5.56%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (1.39%) CSS
5 1 (1.39%) Flask
5 1 (1.39%) Lambda Expressions
5 1 (1.39%) React
Miscellaneous
1 58 (80.56%) Virtual Team
2 2 (2.78%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.39%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.39%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.39%) Linux
1 1 (1.39%) Mac OS
1 1 (1.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (94.44%) Test Automation
2 65 (90.28%) BDD
3 64 (88.89%) TDD
4 62 (86.11%) OO
5 60 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
6 59 (81.94%) Refactoring
7 58 (80.56%) Complex Event Processing
7 58 (80.56%) Continuous Deployment
7 58 (80.56%) Domain Models
7 58 (80.56%) Unit Testing
8 23 (31.94%) OOA/OOD
8 23 (31.94%) OOP
9 8 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (11.11%) Integration Testing
10 7 (9.72%) Deployment Automation
10 7 (9.72%) Software Engineering
11 5 (6.94%) Concurrent Programming
11 5 (6.94%) DSDM
11 5 (6.94%) RUP
11 5 (6.94%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 65 (90.28%) Python
2 64 (88.89%) SQL
3 58 (80.56%) XPath
4 31 (43.06%) Java
5 27 (37.50%) Ruby
6 24 (33.33%) C#
7 23 (31.94%) C++
8 8 (11.11%) JavaScript
9 7 (9.72%) Bash Shell
10 3 (4.17%) Java 8
11 1 (1.39%) Clojure
11 1 (1.39%) Erlang
11 1 (1.39%) F#
11 1 (1.39%) Haskell
11 1 (1.39%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.39%) Scala
11 1 (1.39%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (6.94%) Degree
2 1 (1.39%) ISEB
2 1 (1.39%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.72%) QA
System Software
1 7 (9.72%) Docker
2 4 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.39%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (1.39%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 7 (9.72%) Ansible
1 7 (9.72%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (9.72%) Puppet
2 4 (5.56%) Cobbler
3 1 (1.39%) HAProxy
3 1 (1.39%) logstash
Vendors
1 4 (5.56%) IBM
1 4 (5.56%) TIBCO
1 4 (5.56%) VMware
2 3 (4.17%) Informatica
3 2 (2.78%) Cognos
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle
4 1 (1.39%) Splunk