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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 72 58 80
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +22
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 12 50 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.31% 3.75% 1.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.47% 4.13% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3 47 9
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,200 £35,000 £33,200
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £45,000 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,750 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -

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
819 1211 962
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 89.22% 90.78% 92.06%
Number of salaries quoted 499 744 643
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £58,000
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 19 January 2017, 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 21 (75.00%) Finance
2 14 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (46.43%) Scrum
4 12 (42.86%) Regression Testing
4 12 (42.86%) QA
5 11 (39.29%) SDLC
6 8 (28.57%) Project Management
6 8 (28.57%) Java
6 8 (28.57%) Business Analysis
7 7 (25.00%) SQL
7 7 (25.00%) ISEB
8 6 (21.43%) Python
8 6 (21.43%) Automated Testing
8 6 (21.43%) Data Flow Diagram
8 6 (21.43%) Creative Problem-Solving
8 6 (21.43%) IIBA
8 6 (21.43%) CBAP
8 6 (21.43%) User Experience
9 5 (17.86%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (17.86%) Puppet
9 5 (17.86%) Jenkins
9 5 (17.86%) Web Testing
9 5 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (17.86%) Selenium
9 5 (17.86%) Banking
9 5 (17.86%) Telecoms
9 5 (17.86%) Ant
9 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
10 4 (14.29%) HP
10 4 (14.29%) Performance Testing

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 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Ant
1 5 (17.86%) Jenkins
1 5 (17.86%) Selenium
2 3 (10.71%) LoadRunner
3 2 (7.14%) JMeter
3 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (75.00%) Finance
2 5 (17.86%) Banking
2 5 (17.86%) Telecoms
3 3 (10.71%) Games
4 2 (7.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Analyst
2 8 (28.57%) QA Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Business Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Tester
5 3 (10.71%) Automation Tester
5 3 (10.71%) Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) Test Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Analyst Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Developer Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Performance Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Performance Test Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Test Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Test Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Workflow Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Workflow Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Business Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Financial Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Manual Test Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) .NET
2 2 (7.14%) .NET Framework
2 2 (7.14%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) User Experience
2 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.57%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (46.43%) Scrum
3 12 (42.86%) Regression Testing
4 11 (39.29%) SDLC
5 8 (28.57%) Business Analysis
5 8 (28.57%) Project Management
6 6 (21.43%) Automated Testing
6 6 (21.43%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 6 (21.43%) Data Flow Diagram
7 5 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (17.86%) Web Testing
8 4 (14.29%) Performance Testing
9 3 (10.71%) Automation Testing
9 3 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (10.71%) Software Delivery
9 3 (10.71%) TDD
9 3 (10.71%) V-Model
10 2 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (7.14%) Web Development
10 2 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) Java
2 7 (25.00%) SQL
3 6 (21.43%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) ISEB
2 6 (21.43%) CBAP
2 6 (21.43%) IIBA
3 3 (10.71%) Degree
3 3 (10.71%) ISTQB
4 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
4 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.57%) CIPD
5 1 (3.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (42.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (17.86%) Puppet
2 3 (10.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.29%) HP
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle
4 1 (3.57%) SAP