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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 90 56 84
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +28
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 8 51 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.65% 3.32% 1.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.71% 3.69% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 6 41 12
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £50,000 £39,750
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
1120 1383 1276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 91.06% 90.04% 86.98%
Number of salaries quoted 758 887 841
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 30 August 2016.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (42.31%) Regression Testing
2 11 (42.31%) Finance
3 9 (34.62%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (30.77%) Software Testing
5 7 (26.92%) Banking
5 7 (26.92%) Test Automation
5 7 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (23.08%) BDD
6 6 (23.08%) Manual Testing
6 6 (23.08%) JIRA
7 5 (19.23%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (19.23%) Performance Testing
7 5 (19.23%) Test Management
7 5 (19.23%) TDD
7 5 (19.23%) SOAP
7 5 (19.23%) REST
7 5 (19.23%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (19.23%) API Testing
7 5 (19.23%) Mentoring
7 5 (19.23%) Jasmine
7 5 (19.23%) Karma Test Runner
8 4 (15.38%) Functional Testing
8 4 (15.38%) Test Strategy
8 4 (15.38%) System Testing
8 4 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
8 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (15.38%) SAP
8 4 (15.38%) Manufacturing
8 4 (15.38%) Electronics

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 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (15.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (3.85%) FLEXCUBE
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Internet
1 1 (3.85%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) JIRA
2 5 (19.23%) Jasmine
2 5 (19.23%) Karma Test Runner
3 3 (11.54%) Selenium
3 3 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.85%) Bugzilla
4 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.85%) JUnit
4 1 (3.85%) Maven
4 1 (3.85%) Selenium IDE
4 1 (3.85%) TestLink
4 1 (3.85%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (42.31%) Finance
2 7 (26.92%) Banking
3 4 (15.38%) Electronics
3 4 (15.38%) Manufacturing
3 4 (15.38%) Marketing
3 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.85%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Test Engineer
1 6 (23.08%) Test Leader
2 5 (19.23%) Analyst
2 5 (19.23%) Tester
3 3 (11.54%) Software Tester
3 3 (11.54%) Test Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Test Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Junior
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Tester
4 2 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Automation Tester
5 1 (3.85%) Business Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Junior Software Tester
5 1 (3.85%) QA Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Automation Tester
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Systems Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) REST
1 5 (19.23%) SOAP
2 1 (3.85%) .NET
2 1 (3.85%) J2EE
2 1 (3.85%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.54%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.85%) Online Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (42.31%) Regression Testing
3 9 (34.62%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (30.77%) Software Testing
5 7 (26.92%) Test Automation
6 6 (23.08%) BDD
6 6 (23.08%) Manual Testing
7 5 (19.23%) API Testing
7 5 (19.23%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (19.23%) Mentoring
7 5 (19.23%) Performance Testing
7 5 (19.23%) TDD
7 5 (19.23%) Test Management
7 5 (19.23%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
8 4 (15.38%) Programme Management
8 4 (15.38%) Project Planning
8 4 (15.38%) System Testing
8 4 (15.38%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) SQL
2 2 (7.69%) Java
3 1 (3.85%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) ISEB
1 3 (11.54%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) FATCA
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) SAP
2 3 (11.54%) HP
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.85%) IFS
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle
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