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

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 89 60 95
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +35
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 9 44 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.74% 2.99% 1.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 3.29% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 6 33 8
Median salary £23,500 £40,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-41.25% +26.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £32,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £50,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
1108 1339 1304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 91.19% 90.84% 87.63%
Number of salaries quoted 653 855 870
Median salary £47,500 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.74% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
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 30 July 2016.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (41.94%) Finance
3 12 (38.71%) Regression Testing
4 11 (35.48%) Software Testing
5 10 (32.26%) Banking
5 10 (32.26%) Test Automation
6 9 (29.03%) Manual Testing
6 9 (29.03%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (22.58%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (19.35%) Programme Management
9 6 (19.35%) Marketing
9 6 (19.35%) Project Planning
9 6 (19.35%) JIRA
9 6 (19.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 6 (19.35%) Manufacturing
9 6 (19.35%) Electronics
9 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
9 6 (19.35%) SAP
9 6 (19.35%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (19.35%) Test Management
9 6 (19.35%) System Testing
9 6 (19.35%) Digital Marketing
9 6 (19.35%) BDD
10 5 (16.13%) Performance Testing
10 5 (16.13%) REST
10 5 (16.13%) Jasmine
10 5 (16.13%) Functional Testing
10 5 (16.13%) Karma Test Runner
10 5 (16.13%) Continuous Delivery

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 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (19.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (6.45%) FLEXCUBE
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) Internet
2 1 (3.23%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) JIRA
2 5 (16.13%) Jasmine
2 5 (16.13%) Karma Test Runner
3 3 (9.68%) Selenium
3 3 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.23%) Bugzilla
4 1 (3.23%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.23%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.23%) JUnit
4 1 (3.23%) Maven
4 1 (3.23%) Selenium IDE
4 1 (3.23%) TestLink
4 1 (3.23%) WebDriver
General
1 13 (41.94%) Finance
2 10 (32.26%) Banking
3 6 (19.35%) Electronics
3 6 (19.35%) Manufacturing
3 6 (19.35%) Marketing
3 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.23%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Analyst
1 8 (25.81%) Test Leader
2 7 (22.58%) Test Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) Test Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Senior Test Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Test Manager
5 4 (12.90%) Tester
6 3 (9.68%) Software Tester
7 2 (6.45%) Junior
7 2 (6.45%) Software Test Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Test Automation Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Automation Tester
8 1 (3.23%) Business Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) Business Systems Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) Junior Software Tester
8 1 (3.23%) Junior Tester
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Automation Tester
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) REST
1 5 (16.13%) SOAP
2 1 (3.23%) .NET
2 1 (3.23%) J2EE
2 1 (3.23%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.68%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.45%) Online Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (38.71%) Regression Testing
3 11 (35.48%) Software Testing
4 10 (32.26%) Test Automation
5 9 (29.03%) Manual Testing
5 9 (29.03%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (22.58%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (19.35%) BDD
7 6 (19.35%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (19.35%) Digital Marketing
7 6 (19.35%) Programme Management
7 6 (19.35%) Project Planning
7 6 (19.35%) System Testing
7 6 (19.35%) Test Management
8 5 (16.13%) API Testing
8 5 (16.13%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (16.13%) Functional Testing
8 5 (16.13%) Mentoring
8 5 (16.13%) Performance Testing
8 5 (16.13%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) C#
2 1 (3.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) ISEB
1 4 (12.90%) ISTQB
2 2 (6.45%) Degree
3 1 (3.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) FATCA
2 1 (3.23%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) SAP
2 3 (9.68%) HP
3 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle
4 1 (3.23%) IFS
Edinburgh, Midlothian
NCC Group
Salary: Competitive + Excellent benefits
Posted: 15 days ago