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 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 66 103 87
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -16
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 36 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.03% 0.71% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.41% 0.81% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 30 5 6
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
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
1057 1229 1011
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 88.97% 86.86% 80.82%
Number of salaries quoted 672 759 676
Average salary £44,250 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.62% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.67%

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 July 2015.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 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 (37.88%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (36.36%) ISTQB
3 23 (34.85%) Banking
4 19 (28.79%) Manual Testing
5 18 (27.27%) Degree
6 17 (25.76%) QA
7 15 (22.73%) Finance
8 14 (21.21%) Automated Testing
8 14 (21.21%) Python
9 13 (19.70%) User Acceptance Testing
10 12 (18.18%) Test Management
10 12 (18.18%) ISEB
11 11 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
12 10 (15.15%) Test Planning
12 10 (15.15%) Test Automation
13 9 (13.64%) V-Model
13 9 (13.64%) Selenium
13 9 (13.64%) SDLC
13 9 (13.64%) Microsoft
14 8 (12.12%) MS Excel
14 8 (12.12%) Perl
14 8 (12.12%) Java
14 8 (12.12%) Scrum
14 8 (12.12%) SC Cleared
14 8 (12.12%) Security Cleared
14 8 (12.12%) Release Management
15 7 (10.61%) Computer Science
15 7 (10.61%) Ruby
15 7 (10.61%) Test Strategy
15 7 (10.61%) Non-Functional Testing

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 (1.52%) Documentum
1 1 (1.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (12.12%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.58%) MS Office
3 3 (4.55%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.55%) MS Access
1 3 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (4.55%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.52%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 9 (13.64%) Selenium
2 7 (10.61%) Jenkins
3 6 (9.09%) Ant
4 5 (7.58%) LoadRunner
5 4 (6.06%) JIRA
6 2 (3.03%) HP UFT
6 2 (3.03%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.52%) Hudson
7 1 (1.52%) JUnit
7 1 (1.52%) FitNesse
7 1 (1.52%) TestNG
7 1 (1.52%) WebDriver
General
1 23 (34.85%) Banking
2 15 (22.73%) Finance
3 6 (9.09%) Investment Banking
3 6 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.55%) Retail
4 3 (4.55%) International Banking
5 2 (3.03%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.52%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 51 (77.27%) Analyst
2 40 (60.61%) Test Analyst
3 15 (22.73%) Senior Test Analyst
3 15 (22.73%) Senior Analyst
4 7 (10.61%) Business Analyst
5 6 (9.09%) QA Engineer
5 6 (9.09%) Banking Business Analyst
5 6 (9.09%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
6 5 (7.58%) Performance Test Analyst
6 5 (7.58%) Performance Analyst
6 5 (7.58%) Test Manager
7 2 (3.03%) Junior
7 2 (3.03%) Consultant
7 2 (3.03%) QA Manager
7 2 (3.03%) Junior Test Analyst
7 2 (3.03%) Junior Analyst
8 1 (1.52%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
8 1 (1.52%) Test Leader
8 1 (1.52%) Performance Test Leader
8 1 (1.52%) Technology Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.09%) Web Services
2 1 (1.52%) Middleware
2 1 (1.52%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (1.52%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.61%) Computer Science
2 6 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.09%) N-Tier
3 3 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (4.55%) Equities
3 3 (4.55%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.52%) User Experience
4 1 (1.52%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.55%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.52%) Windows
2 1 (1.52%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (37.88%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (28.79%) Manual Testing
3 14 (21.21%) Automated Testing
4 13 (19.70%) User Acceptance Testing
5 12 (18.18%) Test Management
6 10 (15.15%) Test Automation
6 10 (15.15%) Test Planning
7 9 (13.64%) V-Model
7 9 (13.64%) SDLC
8 8 (12.12%) Release Management
8 8 (12.12%) Scrum
9 7 (10.61%) CMMI
9 7 (10.61%) Non-Functional Testing
9 7 (10.61%) Test Strategy
10 6 (9.09%) Black-Box Testing
10 6 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (9.09%) Performance Testing
10 6 (9.09%) Web Testing
10 6 (9.09%) Regression Testing
10 6 (9.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 14 (21.21%) Python
2 8 (12.12%) Java
2 8 (12.12%) Perl
3 7 (10.61%) JavaScript
3 7 (10.61%) Ruby
4 5 (7.58%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (36.36%) ISTQB
2 18 (27.27%) Degree
3 12 (18.18%) ISEB
4 8 (12.12%) SC Cleared
4 8 (12.12%) Security Cleared
5 5 (7.58%) CSQA
6 1 (1.52%) IIBA
6 1 (1.52%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (25.76%) QA
2 5 (7.58%) TickIT
2 5 (7.58%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.52%) SLA
Systems Management
1 11 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (9.09%) Puppet
2 6 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.61%) SAP
3 6 (9.09%) HP
4 4 (6.06%) Oracle
5 1 (1.52%) FatWire
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