Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

System Testing
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 132 139
Rank change year-on-year +40 +7 -7
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 61 19 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.80% 0.84% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.97% 0.92% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 55 7 4
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +28.57% -30.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £28,700 £32,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £47,500 £37,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +28.57% -9.09%

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 2,052 2,075 2,123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 94.26% 92.22% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1,506 1,346 1,122
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £46,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.15% +9.41% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £27,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% - +3.53%

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 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for System Testing in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 61 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 60 (98.36%) BDD
3 59 (96.72%) TDD
4 58 (95.08%) Python
4 58 (95.08%) NoSQL
5 57 (93.44%) SQL
6 55 (90.16%) OO
6 55 (90.16%) Refactoring
6 55 (90.16%) Continuous Integration
7 54 (88.52%) XPath
7 54 (88.52%) Unit Testing
7 54 (88.52%) PostgreSQL
7 54 (88.52%) XML
7 54 (88.52%) MQSeries
7 54 (88.52%) XML Schema
7 54 (88.52%) Middleware
7 54 (88.52%) Finance
7 54 (88.52%) Bigtable
7 54 (88.52%) Apache Cassandra
7 54 (88.52%) Complex Event Processing
7 54 (88.52%) Virtual Team
7 54 (88.52%) Continuous Deployment
7 54 (88.52%) Domain Models
7 54 (88.52%) Relational Database
8 30 (49.18%) Java
9 28 (45.90%) Ruby
10 26 (42.62%) C#
11 25 (40.98%) C++
11 25 (40.98%) OOP
11 25 (40.98%) 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 54 (88.52%) MQSeries
2 4 (6.56%) Jetty
2 4 (6.56%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.92%) JBoss
3 3 (4.92%) WebLogic
3 3 (4.92%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.64%) BlazeMeter
1 1 (1.64%) BrowserStack
1 1 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.92%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (95.08%) NoSQL
2 54 (88.52%) Apache Cassandra
2 54 (88.52%) Bigtable
2 54 (88.52%) PostgreSQL
2 54 (88.52%) Relational Database
3 4 (6.56%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.92%) Couchbase
4 3 (4.92%) Hadoop
4 3 (4.92%) Redis
4 3 (4.92%) Riak
5 1 (1.64%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 6 (9.84%) Cucumber
1 6 (9.84%) Selenium
2 4 (6.56%) FitNesse
3 3 (4.92%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.64%) Gradle
4 1 (1.64%) JIRA
4 1 (1.64%) JMeter
4 1 (1.64%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.64%) Zephyr
General
1 54 (88.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 40 (65.57%) Python Engineer
2 22 (36.07%) Java Engineer
3 9 (14.75%) Developer
4 5 (8.20%) Python Developer
5 4 (6.56%) Programmer
5 4 (6.56%) Python Programmer
6 3 (4.92%) Java Developer
7 1 (1.64%) Analyst
7 1 (1.64%) ETL Developer
7 1 (1.64%) Java Software Engineer
7 1 (1.64%) QA Analyst
7 1 (1.64%) QA Test Analyst
7 1 (1.64%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 1 (1.64%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (1.64%) Senior QA Analyst
7 1 (1.64%) Senior QA Test Analyst
7 1 (1.64%) Senior Test Analyst
7 1 (1.64%) Software Engineer
7 1 (1.64%) Test Analyst
7 1 (1.64%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (88.52%) Middleware
1 54 (88.52%) XML
1 54 (88.52%) XML Schema
2 5 (8.20%) HTML
2 5 (8.20%) Spring
3 4 (6.56%) Hibernate
3 4 (6.56%) HTML5
4 3 (4.92%) JMS
4 3 (4.92%) JPA
4 3 (4.92%) Kafka
4 3 (4.92%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (4.92%) TIBCO EMS
4 3 (4.92%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (1.64%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.64%) CSS
5 1 (1.64%) Node.js
5 1 (1.64%) React
Miscellaneous
1 54 (88.52%) Virtual Team
2 1 (1.64%) Algorithms
2 1 (1.64%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 60 (98.36%) BDD
3 59 (96.72%) TDD
4 55 (90.16%) Continuous Integration
4 55 (90.16%) OO
4 55 (90.16%) Refactoring
5 54 (88.52%) Complex Event Processing
5 54 (88.52%) Continuous Deployment
5 54 (88.52%) Domain Models
5 54 (88.52%) Unit Testing
6 25 (40.98%) OOA/OOD
6 25 (40.98%) OOP
7 6 (9.84%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (8.20%) Integration Testing
8 5 (8.20%) Software Engineering
9 4 (6.56%) DSDM
9 4 (6.56%) Kanban
9 4 (6.56%) Multithreading
9 4 (6.56%) RUP
9 4 (6.56%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 58 (95.08%) Python
2 57 (93.44%) SQL
3 54 (88.52%) XPath
4 30 (49.18%) Java
5 28 (45.90%) Ruby
6 26 (42.62%) C#
7 25 (40.98%) C++
8 5 (8.20%) JavaScript
9 4 (6.56%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.64%) Java 8
10 1 (1.64%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (1.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.84%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.56%) Docker
2 1 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (6.56%) Ansible
1 4 (6.56%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (6.56%) Puppet
2 3 (4.92%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 3 (4.92%) IBM
1 3 (4.92%) Informatica
1 3 (4.92%) TIBCO
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle
2 1 (1.64%) VMware