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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 76 94 74
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -20
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 14 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.37% 0.70% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.55% 0.84% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 8
Average salary £35,500 £40,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.25% -3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £32,000 £27,450
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £48,000 £46,100
UK excluding London average 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 Glasgow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
903 948 724
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 88.44% 82.51% 77.77%
Number of salaries quoted 586 573 509
Average salary £40,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 29 December 2014.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 20 (52.63%) Finance
2 16 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (34.21%) ISTQB
4 12 (31.58%) SQL
5 10 (26.32%) Banking
5 10 (26.32%) Test Strategy
6 9 (23.68%) Degree
6 9 (23.68%) V-Model
6 9 (23.68%) Java
6 9 (23.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 8 (21.05%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (21.05%) QA
8 7 (18.42%) HP Quality Center
8 7 (18.42%) Python
9 6 (15.79%) ETL
9 6 (15.79%) ISEB
9 6 (15.79%) Perl
9 6 (15.79%) Regression Testing
9 6 (15.79%) Automated Testing
9 6 (15.79%) Test Planning
10 5 (13.16%) Selenium
10 5 (13.16%) FIX Protocol
10 5 (13.16%) Test Management
10 5 (13.16%) Security Cleared
10 5 (13.16%) Validation
10 5 (13.16%) Web Services
10 5 (13.16%) QuickTest Pro
11 4 (10.53%) FIXML
11 4 (10.53%) SOA
11 4 (10.53%) HP

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 2 (5.26%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MFGPRO
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.53%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) Big Data
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.63%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) QuickTest Pro
1 5 (13.16%) Selenium
2 3 (7.89%) SoapUI
3 2 (5.26%) JUnit
3 2 (5.26%) TestNG
3 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.26%) JBehave
3 2 (5.26%) WebDriver
3 2 (5.26%) Subversion
3 2 (5.26%) Maven
3 2 (5.26%) JIRA
4 1 (2.63%) LoadRunner
4 1 (2.63%) Hudson
4 1 (2.63%) Robotium
4 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.63%) Appium
General
1 20 (52.63%) Finance
2 10 (26.32%) Banking
3 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.26%) Retail
4 2 (5.26%) Front Office
5 1 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.63%) Law
Job Titles
1 23 (60.53%) Analyst
1 23 (60.53%) Test Analyst
2 6 (15.79%) Senior Analyst
2 6 (15.79%) Senior Test Analyst
3 3 (7.89%) QA Analyst
3 3 (7.89%) Validation Engineer
3 3 (7.89%) Automation Engineer
3 3 (7.89%) Test Automation Engineer
3 3 (7.89%) Test Engineer
3 3 (7.89%) Software Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Consultant
4 2 (5.26%) Test Manager
4 2 (5.26%) Tester
4 2 (5.26%) Performance Tester
4 2 (5.26%) QA Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) QA Test Analyst
4 2 (5.26%) Quality Analyst
5 1 (2.63%) Functional Test Analyst
5 1 (2.63%) Manual Test Analyst
5 1 (2.63%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) Web Services
1 5 (13.16%) FIX Protocol
2 4 (10.53%) FIXML
3 3 (7.89%) SOAP
4 2 (5.26%) XML
4 2 (5.26%) JMS
5 1 (2.63%) Middleware
5 1 (2.63%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.26%) Mobile Banking
2 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.26%) Data Structures
2 2 (5.26%) SWIFT
3 1 (2.63%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.53%) Windows
2 3 (7.89%) Linux
2 3 (7.89%) Windows XP
2 3 (7.89%) Windows Vista
2 3 (7.89%) UNIX
3 1 (2.63%) Android
3 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (26.32%) Test Strategy
3 9 (23.68%) V-Model
4 8 (21.05%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (15.79%) Automated Testing
5 6 (15.79%) ETL
5 6 (15.79%) Regression Testing
5 6 (15.79%) Test Planning
6 5 (13.16%) Validation
6 5 (13.16%) Test Management
7 4 (10.53%) SOA
7 4 (10.53%) Integration Testing
7 4 (10.53%) Test Automation
7 4 (10.53%) Scrum
8 3 (7.89%) Software Testing
8 3 (7.89%) Waterfall
8 3 (7.89%) Manual Testing
9 2 (5.26%) BDD
9 2 (5.26%) Non-Functional Testing
9 2 (5.26%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 12 (31.58%) SQL
2 9 (23.68%) Java
3 7 (18.42%) Python
4 6 (15.79%) Perl
5 4 (10.53%) Ruby
6 3 (7.89%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.63%) C#
7 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 13 (34.21%) ISTQB
2 9 (23.68%) Degree
2 9 (23.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (15.79%) ISEB
4 5 (13.16%) Security Cleared
5 3 (7.89%) HND
5 3 (7.89%) SC Cleared
6 2 (5.26%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (21.05%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (2.63%) SLA
Systems Management
1 7 (18.42%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (5.26%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 4 (10.53%) HP
2 3 (7.89%) SAP
3 2 (5.26%) IBM
3 2 (5.26%) Green Hat
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.63%) Cognizant
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