The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 80 72 110
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +38
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 15 35 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.26% 2.49% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.40% 2.79% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 11 24 2
Median salary £41,000 £50,000 £30,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.00% +65.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £35,000 £28,050
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £57,675 £32,450
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
Test Scripting
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1074 1256 1399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 90.56% 89.20% 88.32%
Number of salaries quoted 611 766 904
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing Test Scripting as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Edinburgh region.

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT jobs citing Test Scripting 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 20 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (42.11%) Test Automation
3 14 (36.84%) Manual Testing
4 13 (34.21%) Software Testing
4 13 (34.21%) Finance
4 13 (34.21%) Regression Testing
5 12 (31.58%) Banking
6 9 (23.68%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (21.05%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (18.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 7 (18.42%) Electronics
8 7 (18.42%) Telecoms
8 7 (18.42%) Manufacturing
8 7 (18.42%) Programme Management
8 7 (18.42%) SAP
8 7 (18.42%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (18.42%) Release Management
8 7 (18.42%) Digital Marketing
8 7 (18.42%) System Testing
8 7 (18.42%) Marketing
8 7 (18.42%) Project Planning
9 6 (15.79%) JIRA
9 6 (15.79%) Test Management
9 6 (15.79%) BDD
9 6 (15.79%) Mentoring
10 5 (13.16%) Continuous Delivery
10 5 (13.16%) API Testing
10 5 (13.16%) Jasmine
10 5 (13.16%) Functional Testing

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (18.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (5.26%) FLEXCUBE
3 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) Internet
2 1 (2.63%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (15.79%) JIRA
2 5 (13.16%) Jasmine
2 5 (13.16%) Karma Test Runner
3 4 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (7.89%) Selenium
5 1 (2.63%) Bugzilla
5 1 (2.63%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.63%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.63%) JUnit
5 1 (2.63%) Maven
5 1 (2.63%) Selenium IDE
5 1 (2.63%) TestLink
5 1 (2.63%) WebDriver
General
1 13 (34.21%) Finance
2 12 (31.58%) Banking
3 7 (18.42%) Electronics
3 7 (18.42%) Manufacturing
3 7 (18.42%) Marketing
3 7 (18.42%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.63%) Advertising
4 1 (2.63%) Back Office
4 1 (2.63%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (31.58%) Analyst
2 10 (26.32%) Senior Analyst
2 10 (26.32%) Test Analyst
3 9 (23.68%) Senior Test Analyst
3 9 (23.68%) Test Leader
4 8 (21.05%) Test Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Test Manager
5 4 (10.53%) Tester
6 3 (7.89%) Software Test Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Software Tester
6 3 (7.89%) Test Automation Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Junior
7 2 (5.26%) Systems Analyst
8 1 (2.63%) .NET Team Leader
8 1 (2.63%) Business Analyst
8 1 (2.63%) Business Systems Analyst
8 1 (2.63%) Junior Tester
8 1 (2.63%) Senior Systems Analyst
8 1 (2.63%) Senior Tester
8 1 (2.63%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) REST
1 5 (13.16%) SOAP
2 3 (7.89%) .NET
3 1 (2.63%) ADO.NET
3 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.63%) J2EE
3 1 (2.63%) Spring
3 1 (2.63%) Web Services
3 1 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.89%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.26%) Online Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (42.11%) Test Automation
3 14 (36.84%) Manual Testing
4 13 (34.21%) Regression Testing
4 13 (34.21%) Software Testing
5 9 (23.68%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (21.05%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (18.42%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (18.42%) Digital Marketing
7 7 (18.42%) Programme Management
7 7 (18.42%) Project Planning
7 7 (18.42%) Release Management
7 7 (18.42%) System Testing
8 6 (15.79%) BDD
8 6 (15.79%) Mentoring
8 6 (15.79%) Test Management
9 5 (13.16%) API Testing
9 5 (13.16%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (13.16%) Functional Testing
9 5 (13.16%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.26%) C#
1 2 (5.26%) SQL
2 1 (2.63%) Java
2 1 (2.63%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) ISEB
1 5 (13.16%) ISTQB
2 2 (5.26%) Degree
3 1 (2.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) FATCA
1 2 (5.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) SAP
2 3 (7.89%) HP
2 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle
4 1 (2.63%) IFS
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