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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 83 55 98
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +43
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 13 56 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.14% 4.40% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.25% 4.81% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 9 46 7
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
UK excluding London median 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
1037 1165 1271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 91.29% 91.52% 90.72%
Number of salaries quoted 513 748 762
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of job ads across the Glasgow 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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
3 13 (38.24%) SDLC
4 12 (35.29%) SQL
4 12 (35.29%) Degree
5 11 (32.35%) Test Automation
5 11 (32.35%) .NET
6 10 (29.41%) ISEB
6 10 (29.41%) Regression Testing
7 9 (26.47%) Scrum
7 9 (26.47%) Unix
7 9 (26.47%) Windows
7 9 (26.47%) Selenium
8 8 (23.53%) QA
8 8 (23.53%) ISTQB
8 8 (23.53%) Python
8 8 (23.53%) Java
9 7 (20.59%) Project Management
9 7 (20.59%) Finance
9 7 (20.59%) ETL
9 7 (20.59%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (20.59%) User Experience
9 7 (20.59%) Test Strategy
9 7 (20.59%) Jenkins
10 6 (17.65%) Defect Management
10 6 (17.65%) Computer Science
10 6 (17.65%) Linux
11 5 (14.71%) C#
11 5 (14.71%) Perl

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.94%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.94%) SAP BPC
2 1 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) SAN
1 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.94%) SAP BI
3 1 (2.94%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 9 (26.47%) Selenium
2 7 (20.59%) Jenkins
3 5 (14.71%) Git (software)
3 5 (14.71%) JBehave
3 5 (14.71%) JUnit
3 5 (14.71%) Maven
3 5 (14.71%) Subversion
3 5 (14.71%) TestNG
3 5 (14.71%) WebDriver
4 4 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (5.88%) Ant
5 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (20.59%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.88%) Banking
3 2 (5.88%) Law
3 2 (5.88%) Spanish Language
4 1 (2.94%) Billing
4 1 (2.94%) Electronics
4 1 (2.94%) Legal
4 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Analyst
2 10 (29.41%) Test Analyst
3 8 (23.53%) Test Manager
4 6 (17.65%) Release Manager
5 5 (14.71%) Test Automation Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Test Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) QA Analyst
6 4 (11.76%) QA Test Analyst
6 4 (11.76%) QA Tester
6 4 (11.76%) Software Analyst
6 4 (11.76%) Software QA Tester
6 4 (11.76%) Software Test Analyst
6 4 (11.76%) Software Tester
6 4 (11.76%) Tester
7 3 (8.82%) Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Oracle Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) QA Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) Unix Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) Workflow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (32.35%) .NET
2 5 (14.71%) RESTful
3 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET
3 4 (11.76%) HTML
4 2 (5.88%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.94%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) User Experience
2 6 (17.65%) Computer Science
3 4 (11.76%) Client/Server
4 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.88%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.94%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 9 (26.47%) Unix
1 9 (26.47%) Windows
2 6 (17.65%) Linux
3 4 (11.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (38.24%) SDLC
3 11 (32.35%) Test Automation
4 10 (29.41%) Regression Testing
5 9 (26.47%) Scrum
6 7 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (20.59%) ETL
6 7 (20.59%) Project Management
6 7 (20.59%) Test Strategy
6 7 (20.59%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (17.65%) Defect Management
8 5 (14.71%) BDD
8 5 (14.71%) Coaching
8 5 (14.71%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (11.76%) Business Analysis
9 4 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (11.76%) Integration Testing
9 4 (11.76%) Software Testing
9 4 (11.76%) System Testing
9 4 (11.76%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 12 (35.29%) SQL
2 8 (23.53%) Java
2 8 (23.53%) Python
3 5 (14.71%) C#
3 5 (14.71%) Perl
3 5 (14.71%) Ruby
4 4 (11.76%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.88%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.94%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.94%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (35.29%) Degree
2 10 (29.41%) ISEB
3 8 (23.53%) ISTQB
4 4 (11.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (11.76%) SC Cleared
4 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.94%) CBAP
5 1 (2.94%) CIPD
5 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.94%) IIBA
5 1 (2.94%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.94%) MCITP
5 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.94%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.94%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (23.53%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.76%) HP
3 3 (8.82%) Citrix
3 3 (8.82%) Oracle
3 3 (8.82%) SAP
4 1 (2.94%) Cisco