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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 72 93 81
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -12
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 30 21 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.43% 1.48% 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.73% 1.78% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 29 9 5
Average salary £43,913 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.41% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £39,400 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £42,500
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
1100 1178 840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 88.92% 82.90% 76.71%
Number of salaries quoted 744 774 448
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 24 April 2015.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 22 (46.81%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (44.68%) QA
3 20 (42.55%) Banking
4 17 (36.17%) Degree
4 17 (36.17%) Finance
5 13 (27.66%) ISTQB
5 13 (27.66%) Java
5 13 (27.66%) Python
6 11 (23.40%) JavaScript
6 11 (23.40%) ISEB
6 11 (23.40%) Scrum
6 11 (23.40%) Test Strategy
7 10 (21.28%) Manual Testing
7 10 (21.28%) Regression Testing
8 9 (19.15%) TDD
8 9 (19.15%) Web Services
8 9 (19.15%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (19.15%) Amazon AWS
8 9 (19.15%) Black-Box Testing
9 8 (17.02%) Test Management
9 8 (17.02%) Telecoms
10 7 (14.89%) CMMI
10 7 (14.89%) V-Model
11 6 (12.77%) Selenium
11 6 (12.77%) Project Management
12 5 (10.64%) ISO 9001
12 5 (10.64%) TickIT
12 5 (10.64%) MS Office
12 5 (10.64%) MS Excel
12 5 (10.64%) Six Sigma

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (2.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (10.64%) MS Office
1 5 (10.64%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 9 (19.15%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.26%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.38%) Big Data
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Selenium
2 5 (10.64%) Jenkins
3 4 (8.51%) Ant
4 1 (2.13%) JUnit
4 1 (2.13%) Appium
4 1 (2.13%) TestNG
4 1 (2.13%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.13%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.13%) Hudson
4 1 (2.13%) Robotium
General
1 20 (42.55%) Banking
2 17 (36.17%) Finance
3 8 (17.02%) Telecoms
4 5 (10.64%) Investment Banking
5 3 (6.38%) Retail
6 1 (2.13%) Games
Job Titles
1 25 (53.19%) Analyst
2 20 (42.55%) Test Analyst
3 10 (21.28%) QA Engineer
4 8 (17.02%) Test Manager
5 5 (10.64%) Business Analyst
5 5 (10.64%) Banking Business Analyst
5 5 (10.64%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Test Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Consultant
7 2 (4.26%) QA Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Automation Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Test Automation Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) Agile Test Analyst
8 1 (2.13%) Technology Consultant
8 1 (2.13%) Junior Test Analyst
8 1 (2.13%) Functional Test Analyst
8 1 (2.13%) Manual Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (19.15%) Web Services
2 1 (2.13%) Middleware
2 1 (2.13%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (2.13%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) N-Tier
1 4 (8.51%) Mobile App
2 3 (6.38%) Mobile Banking
2 3 (6.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (6.38%) Equities
3 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.13%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.51%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.13%) Windows
2 1 (2.13%) Android
2 1 (2.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (46.81%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (23.40%) Scrum
2 11 (23.40%) Test Strategy
3 10 (21.28%) Manual Testing
3 10 (21.28%) Regression Testing
4 9 (19.15%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (19.15%) TDD
4 9 (19.15%) Black-Box Testing
5 8 (17.02%) Test Management
6 7 (14.89%) V-Model
6 7 (14.89%) CMMI
7 6 (12.77%) Project Management
8 5 (10.64%) Six Sigma
9 4 (8.51%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (8.51%) Web Testing
10 3 (6.38%) Time Management
10 3 (6.38%) Automated Testing
10 3 (6.38%) Software Testing
10 3 (6.38%) Business Transformation
11 2 (4.26%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (27.66%) Java
1 13 (27.66%) Python
2 11 (23.40%) JavaScript
3 4 (8.51%) Perl
3 4 (8.51%) SQL
4 2 (4.26%) Ruby
5 1 (2.13%) C#
Qualifications
1 17 (36.17%) Degree
2 13 (27.66%) ISTQB
3 11 (23.40%) ISEB
4 5 (10.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (6.38%) SC Cleared
5 3 (6.38%) Security Cleared
6 2 (4.26%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (2.13%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (44.68%) QA
2 5 (10.64%) TickIT
2 5 (10.64%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.13%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (10.64%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (8.51%) Puppet
2 4 (8.51%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.13%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 4 (8.51%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.38%) SAP
3 2 (4.26%) HP
3 2 (4.26%) Oracle
4 1 (2.13%) Green Hat
4 1 (2.13%) IBM
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago