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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 73 70 103
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +33
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 39 21 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.87% 1.93% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.17% 2.16% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 37 16 0
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% -
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
1229 971 1026
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 90.37% 89.33% 84.65%
Number of salaries quoted 750 632 645
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £33,976
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £63,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 12 February 2016.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 51 (43.59%) Agile Software Development
1 51 (43.59%) Manual Testing
2 49 (41.88%) ISEB
3 40 (34.19%) Finance
4 34 (29.06%) Test Automation
4 34 (29.06%) Release Management
5 27 (23.08%) Project Management
5 27 (23.08%) Business Analysis
5 27 (23.08%) Spanish Language
5 27 (23.08%) QA
5 27 (23.08%) User Experience
6 25 (21.37%) Selenium
7 24 (20.51%) ISTQB
8 22 (18.80%) Java
9 21 (17.95%) Software Testing
9 21 (17.95%) Regression Testing
10 16 (13.68%) PMI Certification
11 15 (12.82%) PMP
11 15 (12.82%) PRINCE2
11 15 (12.82%) Retail
11 15 (12.82%) Billing
11 15 (12.82%) Apple iOS
11 15 (12.82%) Functional Testing
11 15 (12.82%) Mobile App
11 15 (12.82%) Smart Meter
12 12 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
12 12 (10.26%) Process Improvement
12 12 (10.26%) Line Management
12 12 (10.26%) Defect Management
12 12 (10.26%) IIBA

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (0.85%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.85%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.85%) Data Mining
1 1 (0.85%) DB2
1 1 (0.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (21.37%) Selenium
2 9 (7.69%) WebDriver
3 7 (5.98%) Ant
3 7 (5.98%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.85%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.85%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.85%) SoapUI
General
1 40 (34.19%) Finance
2 27 (23.08%) Spanish Language
3 15 (12.82%) Billing
3 15 (12.82%) Retail
4 10 (8.55%) Banking
5 7 (5.98%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 70 (59.83%) Analyst
2 58 (49.57%) Test Analyst
3 36 (30.77%) Senior Analyst
3 36 (30.77%) Senior Test Analyst
4 30 (25.64%) Tester
5 17 (14.53%) Automation Tester
6 15 (12.82%) Project Manager
7 14 (11.97%) Automation Analyst
7 14 (11.97%) Automation Test Analyst
8 12 (10.26%) Business Analyst
9 7 (5.98%) QA Engineer
10 5 (4.27%) Software Engineer
10 5 (4.27%) Software QA Engineer
11 4 (3.42%) IT Trainer
11 4 (3.42%) Test Leader
11 4 (3.42%) Trainer
12 3 (2.56%) Smart Metering Project Manager
13 2 (1.71%) Financial Analyst
13 2 (1.71%) UAT Analyst
13 2 (1.71%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 27 (23.08%) User Experience
2 15 (12.82%) Mobile App
2 15 (12.82%) Smart Meter
3 2 (1.71%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.85%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.85%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.85%) Clustering
4 1 (0.85%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.85%) IVR
4 1 (0.85%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 15 (12.82%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.85%) AIX
2 1 (0.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (43.59%) Agile Software Development
1 51 (43.59%) Manual Testing
2 34 (29.06%) Release Management
2 34 (29.06%) Test Automation
3 27 (23.08%) Business Analysis
3 27 (23.08%) Project Management
4 21 (17.95%) Regression Testing
4 21 (17.95%) Software Testing
5 15 (12.82%) Functional Testing
5 15 (12.82%) PRINCE2
6 12 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
6 12 (10.26%) Defect Management
6 12 (10.26%) ITIL
6 12 (10.26%) Line Management
6 12 (10.26%) Process Improvement
7 11 (9.40%) SDLC
8 9 (7.69%) Scrum
9 7 (5.98%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (5.98%) Software Engineering
9 7 (5.98%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (18.80%) Java
2 9 (7.69%) SQL
3 7 (5.98%) Python
4 1 (0.85%) C
4 1 (0.85%) C#
4 1 (0.85%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 49 (41.88%) ISEB
2 24 (20.51%) ISTQB
3 16 (13.68%) PMI Certification
4 15 (12.82%) PMP
5 12 (10.26%) CBAP
5 12 (10.26%) IIBA
5 12 (10.26%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (5.98%) Degree
7 5 (4.27%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (23.08%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (5.98%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (5.98%) Puppet
2 2 (1.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (2.56%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.71%) HP
3 1 (0.85%) Genesys
3 1 (0.85%) IBM
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle
3 1 (0.85%) Red Hat
3 1 (0.85%) SAP
3 1 (0.85%) Sybase
3 1 (0.85%) Verint
3 1 (0.85%) Veritas
3 1 (0.85%) VMware
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