Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

System Testing
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 111 122 141
Rank change year-on-year +11 +19 -10
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 39 1 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.78% 0.054% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.92% 0.059% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 16 1 8
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -36.36% +46.67%
10th Percentile £37,438 £32,500 £31,400
90th Percentile £52,500 £37,500 £68,750
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% +8.11% -9.76%

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 2,031 1,708 2,435
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 92.57% 92.13% 91.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1,357 996 1,532
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £43,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.83% +1.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,500 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,625 £42,500
% change year-on-year +0.84% +5.00% -

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 32 (82.05%) Test Automation
1 32 (82.05%) BDD
2 29 (74.36%) NoSQL
2 29 (74.36%) Python
2 29 (74.36%) TDD
3 23 (58.97%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (58.97%) Cucumber
3 23 (58.97%) QA
3 23 (58.97%) Selenium
4 20 (51.28%) FitNesse
4 20 (51.28%) Ruby
4 20 (51.28%) Jetty
4 20 (51.28%) Multithreading
4 20 (51.28%) Kanban
4 20 (51.28%) Integration Testing
4 20 (51.28%) JPA
4 20 (51.28%) AMQP
4 20 (51.28%) RabbitMQ
4 20 (51.28%) Puppet
4 20 (51.28%) MongoDB
4 20 (51.28%) Hadoop
4 20 (51.28%) Bash Shell
4 20 (51.28%) HTML5
4 20 (51.28%) Redis
4 20 (51.28%) Riak
4 20 (51.28%) Cobbler
4 20 (51.28%) Kafka
4 20 (51.28%) Couchbase
4 20 (51.28%) Vagrant
4 20 (51.28%) Opscode Chef

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 20 (51.28%) JBoss
1 20 (51.28%) Jetty
1 20 (51.28%) Tomcat
1 20 (51.28%) WebLogic
1 20 (51.28%) WebSphere
2 9 (23.08%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (12.82%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) BlazeMeter
1 3 (7.69%) BrowserStack
2 2 (5.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (51.28%) AMQP
2 2 (5.13%) Firewall
2 2 (5.13%) NetScaler
2 2 (5.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (74.36%) NoSQL
2 20 (51.28%) Couchbase
2 20 (51.28%) Hadoop
2 20 (51.28%) MongoDB
2 20 (51.28%) Redis
2 20 (51.28%) Riak
3 9 (23.08%) Apache Cassandra
3 9 (23.08%) Bigtable
3 9 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (23.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (58.97%) Cucumber
1 23 (58.97%) Selenium
2 20 (51.28%) FitNesse
2 20 (51.28%) Vagrant
3 3 (7.69%) JIRA
3 3 (7.69%) JMeter
3 3 (7.69%) SpecFlow
3 3 (7.69%) Visual Studio
3 3 (7.69%) Zephyr
General
1 14 (35.90%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (51.28%) Developer
2 16 (41.03%) Full Stack Developer
3 12 (30.77%) Java Developer
4 10 (25.64%) Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) Business Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) Oracle Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) Oracle Business Analyst
6 4 (10.26%) Lead Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Automation Test Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Senior Test Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Test Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) Operations Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) Technical Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (51.28%) Hibernate
1 20 (51.28%) HTML
1 20 (51.28%) HTML5
1 20 (51.28%) JMS
1 20 (51.28%) JPA
1 20 (51.28%) Kafka
1 20 (51.28%) RabbitMQ
1 20 (51.28%) Spring
1 20 (51.28%) TIBCO EMS
1 20 (51.28%) WebSphere MQ
2 9 (23.08%) Middleware
2 9 (23.08%) XML
2 9 (23.08%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.08%) Virtual Team
2 3 (7.69%) Algorithms
2 3 (7.69%) User Experience
3 2 (5.13%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.13%) Windows
1 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (82.05%) BDD
1 32 (82.05%) Test Automation
2 29 (74.36%) TDD
3 23 (58.97%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (51.28%) Concurrent Programming
4 20 (51.28%) DSDM
4 20 (51.28%) Integration Testing
4 20 (51.28%) Kanban
4 20 (51.28%) Multithreading
4 20 (51.28%) RUP
4 20 (51.28%) Scrum
4 20 (51.28%) Software Engineering
4 20 (51.28%) UML
5 9 (23.08%) Complex Event Processing
5 9 (23.08%) Continuous Deployment
5 9 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (23.08%) Domain Models
5 9 (23.08%) OO
5 9 (23.08%) Refactoring
5 9 (23.08%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (74.36%) Python
2 20 (51.28%) Bash Shell
2 20 (51.28%) JavaScript
2 20 (51.28%) Ruby
3 17 (43.59%) SQL
4 12 (30.77%) Java
5 9 (23.08%) XPath
6 5 (12.82%) PL/SQL
7 3 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) CCIE
1 2 (5.13%) CCNA
1 2 (5.13%) CCNP
1 2 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (58.97%) QA
System Software
1 20 (51.28%) Docker
2 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 20 (51.28%) Ansible
1 20 (51.28%) Cobbler
1 20 (51.28%) Opscode Chef
1 20 (51.28%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (51.28%) IBM
1 20 (51.28%) TIBCO
2 8 (20.51%) Informatica
3 5 (12.82%) Oracle
4 2 (5.13%) CheckPoint
4 2 (5.13%) Cisco
4 2 (5.13%) Citrix
4 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.13%) VMware