The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 71 95 85
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -10
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 36 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.91% 0.62% 1.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.26% 0.71% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 31 3 9
Average salary £34,500 £50,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.00% +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
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 Glasgow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1103 1121 963
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 89.10% 86.76% 78.55%
Number of salaries quoted 707 712 663
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Glasgow

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing Test Scripting also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Test Scripting.

1 25 (39.68%) Banking
1 25 (39.68%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 19 (30.16%) Degree
3 19 (30.16%) QA
4 17 (26.98%) Manual Testing
5 16 (25.40%) Finance
6 14 (22.22%) Python
7 12 (19.05%) Automated Testing
8 11 (17.46%) Scrum
8 11 (17.46%) ISEB
8 11 (17.46%) User Acceptance Testing
8 11 (17.46%) SDLC
9 10 (15.87%) Test Planning
9 10 (15.87%) Test Management
9 10 (15.87%) HP Quality Center
9 10 (15.87%) Java
10 9 (14.29%) JavaScript
10 9 (14.29%) Microsoft
10 9 (14.29%) Regression Testing
10 9 (14.29%) V-Model
11 8 (12.70%) Test Automation
11 8 (12.70%) SC Cleared
11 8 (12.70%) Security Cleared
11 8 (12.70%) Black-Box Testing
11 8 (12.70%) Amazon AWS
11 8 (12.70%) Telecoms
11 8 (12.70%) TDD
11 8 (12.70%) MS Excel
11 8 (12.70%) Web Services

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing Test Scripting also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Test Scripting. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.59%) Documentum
1 1 (1.59%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (12.70%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.94%) MS Office
3 3 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (3.17%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.70%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.76%) MS Access
2 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 7 (11.11%) Selenium
2 5 (7.94%) Jenkins
2 5 (7.94%) Ant
2 5 (7.94%) LoadRunner
3 3 (4.76%) JIRA
4 2 (3.17%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.59%) TestNG
5 1 (1.59%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.59%) JUnit
5 1 (1.59%) HP UFT
General
1 25 (39.68%) Banking
2 16 (25.40%) Finance
3 8 (12.70%) Telecoms
4 6 (9.52%) Investment Banking
5 3 (4.76%) International Banking
5 3 (4.76%) Retail
6 2 (3.17%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.59%) Games
Job Titles
1 46 (73.02%) Analyst
2 37 (58.73%) Test Analyst
3 11 (17.46%) Senior Test Analyst
3 11 (17.46%) Senior Analyst
4 9 (14.29%) QA Engineer
5 6 (9.52%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
5 6 (9.52%) Business Analyst
5 6 (9.52%) Banking Business Analyst
6 5 (7.94%) Performance Test Analyst
6 5 (7.94%) Test Manager
6 5 (7.94%) Performance Analyst
7 3 (4.76%) Junior
7 3 (4.76%) Junior Test Analyst
7 3 (4.76%) Junior Analyst
8 2 (3.17%) Consultant
8 2 (3.17%) QA Manager
9 1 (1.59%) Oracle Consultant
9 1 (1.59%) Senior Test Engineer
9 1 (1.59%) Software Engineer
9 1 (1.59%) Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.70%) Web Services
2 1 (1.59%) Middleware
2 1 (1.59%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (1.59%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.52%) N-Tier
1 6 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.94%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.76%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (4.76%) Equities
4 1 (1.59%) Statistics
4 1 (1.59%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.76%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.59%) Windows
2 1 (1.59%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (39.68%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (26.98%) Manual Testing
3 12 (19.05%) Automated Testing
4 11 (17.46%) Scrum
4 11 (17.46%) User Acceptance Testing
4 11 (17.46%) SDLC
5 10 (15.87%) Test Planning
5 10 (15.87%) Test Management
6 9 (14.29%) V-Model
6 9 (14.29%) Regression Testing
7 8 (12.70%) TDD
7 8 (12.70%) Test Automation
7 8 (12.70%) Black-Box Testing
8 7 (11.11%) Test Strategy
8 7 (11.11%) CMMI
9 6 (9.52%) Performance Testing
9 6 (9.52%) Release Management
10 5 (7.94%) Non-Functional Testing
10 5 (7.94%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (7.94%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 14 (22.22%) Python
2 10 (15.87%) Java
3 9 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 6 (9.52%) Perl
5 5 (7.94%) Ruby
6 4 (6.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 19 (30.16%) Degree
3 11 (17.46%) ISEB
4 8 (12.70%) SC Cleared
4 8 (12.70%) Security Cleared
5 5 (7.94%) CSQA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (30.16%) QA
2 5 (7.94%) TickIT
2 5 (7.94%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.59%) SLA
Systems Management
1 10 (15.87%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (7.94%) Puppet
2 5 (7.94%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.94%) HP
2 5 (7.94%) SAP
3 3 (4.76%) Oracle
3 3 (4.76%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.59%) FatWire
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