The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Test Automation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Automation
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 79 90 95
Rank change year-on-year +11 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 8 18 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.88% 1.39% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.96% 1.51% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 3
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -30.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Test Automation 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 833 1192 1027
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 91.54% 92.05% 91.61%
Number of salaries quoted 490 731 682
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Test Automation
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Automation in Glasgow

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Test Automation in Glasgow

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT jobs citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation.

1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) Selenium
3 8 (57.14%) Degree
4 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (42.86%) C#
5 6 (42.86%) Scrum
6 5 (35.71%) Finance
6 5 (35.71%) Java
6 5 (35.71%) JIRA
6 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
7 4 (28.57%) TeamCity
7 4 (28.57%) WebDriver
7 4 (28.57%) OOP
8 3 (21.43%) BDD
8 3 (21.43%) SpecFlow
8 3 (21.43%) .NET
8 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
8 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (21.43%) QA
8 3 (21.43%) Banking
9 2 (14.29%) TDD
9 2 (14.29%) Subversion
9 2 (14.29%) Spring
9 2 (14.29%) Maven
9 2 (14.29%) Investment Banking
9 2 (14.29%) Wealth Management
9 2 (14.29%) Manual Testing
9 2 (14.29%) SaaS
9 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
9 2 (14.29%) SQL

Test Automation
Top Related 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 (7.14%) Confluence
1 1 (7.14%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) SaaS
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (64.29%) Selenium
2 5 (35.71%) JIRA
3 4 (28.57%) TeamCity
3 4 (28.57%) WebDriver
4 3 (21.43%) SpecFlow
5 2 (14.29%) Ant
5 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
5 2 (14.29%) Hudson
5 2 (14.29%) JUnit
5 2 (14.29%) Maven
5 2 (14.29%) SoapUI
5 2 (14.29%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (14.29%) Subversion
6 1 (7.14%) Bitbucket
6 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
6 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Banking
3 2 (14.29%) Investment Banking
4 1 (7.14%) Marketing
4 1 (7.14%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Test Automation Engineer
1 4 (28.57%) Test Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 2 (14.29%) QA Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Angular Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Engineering Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (7.14%) HTML Developer
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum Master
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Software Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Software Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) .NET
2 2 (14.29%) HTML
2 2 (14.29%) REST
2 2 (14.29%) SOAP
2 2 (14.29%) Spring
2 2 (14.29%) Spring Boot
2 2 (14.29%) Web Services
2 2 (14.29%) XML
3 1 (7.14%) Ajax
3 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
3 1 (7.14%) CSS
3 1 (7.14%) jQuery
3 1 (7.14%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) Internet of Things
2 1 (7.14%) PMI
2 1 (7.14%) User Experience
2 1 (7.14%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) Scrum
3 4 (28.57%) OOP
4 3 (21.43%) BDD
4 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (14.29%) API Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Conflict Management
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment
5 2 (14.29%) DevOps
5 2 (14.29%) Exploratory Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Manual Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Regression Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 2 (14.29%) SOA
5 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (14.29%) TDD
5 2 (14.29%) Test Planning
5 2 (14.29%) Test Strategy
5 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 2 (14.29%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) C#
2 5 (35.71%) Java
3 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 2 (14.29%) Python
4 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
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