The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
UK / Scotland
Rank 114 110 102
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -8
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 22 53 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.96% 1.81% 1.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 2.00% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 10 38 50
Median salary £41,250 £35,000 £42,926
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.85% -18.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,850 £35,000 £31,975
10% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £44,250 £47,750
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2070 2656 2777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 90.08% 90.56% 88.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1346 1696 1746
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland 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 Scotland

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Scotland region.

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Scotland

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Scotland

Test Scripting
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -7 15 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Glasgow -5 7 £35,000 - 4
Test Scripting
UK

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 33 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (39.68%) Finance
3 22 (34.92%) Regression Testing
4 20 (31.75%) QA
4 20 (31.75%) Selenium
5 18 (28.57%) Scrum
6 17 (26.98%) SDLC
7 15 (23.81%) Java
7 15 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (22.22%) Automated Testing
9 13 (20.63%) TDD
10 12 (19.05%) SQL
10 12 (19.05%) Python
10 12 (19.05%) Test Automation
10 12 (19.05%) Jenkins
11 10 (15.87%) Manual Testing
11 10 (15.87%) Performance Testing
11 10 (15.87%) JIRA
11 10 (15.87%) C#
11 10 (15.87%) SQL Server
11 10 (15.87%) Project Management
12 9 (14.29%) ISEB
12 9 (14.29%) ISTQB
12 9 (14.29%) BDD
13 8 (12.70%) Functional Testing
13 8 (12.70%) Analytical Skills
14 7 (11.11%) Microsoft
14 7 (11.11%) Ant
14 7 (11.11%) SOAP
14 7 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.59%) Apache Spark
1 1 (1.59%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.17%) DNS
1 2 (3.17%) HTTP
1 2 (3.17%) HTTPS
1 2 (3.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.87%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.76%) MySQL
3 1 (1.59%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.59%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 20 (31.75%) Selenium
2 12 (19.05%) Jenkins
3 10 (15.87%) JIRA
4 7 (11.11%) Ant
5 5 (7.94%) Jasmine
5 5 (7.94%) Karma Test Runner
6 4 (6.35%) Git (software)
6 4 (6.35%) LoadRunner
6 4 (6.35%) SpecFlow
6 4 (6.35%) Subversion
7 3 (4.76%) Visual Studio
7 3 (4.76%) WebDriver
8 2 (3.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (3.17%) Hudson
8 2 (3.17%) JMeter
8 2 (3.17%) MSTest
8 2 (3.17%) NUnit
8 2 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.59%) Maven
9 1 (1.59%) TeamCity
General
1 25 (39.68%) Finance
2 6 (9.52%) Games
3 5 (7.94%) Banking
3 5 (7.94%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (31.75%) Test Engineer
2 17 (26.98%) Analyst
3 13 (20.63%) Tester
4 9 (14.29%) Automation Tester
4 9 (14.29%) QA Engineer
5 8 (12.70%) Test Analyst
5 8 (12.70%) Test Automation Engineer
6 6 (9.52%) Business Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) Test Manager
8 3 (4.76%) Automation Test Lead
8 3 (4.76%) Junior
8 3 (4.76%) Junior Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) Junior Programmer
8 3 (4.76%) Programmer
8 3 (4.76%) QA Test Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Systems Test Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Test Leader
9 2 (3.17%) Development Engineer
9 2 (3.17%) Performance Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.11%) REST
1 7 (11.11%) SOAP
2 5 (7.94%) .NET
2 5 (7.94%) jQuery
3 3 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (3.17%) CGI
4 2 (3.17%) Gherkin
5 1 (1.59%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.59%) Ajax
5 1 (1.59%) J2EE
5 1 (1.59%) JSON
5 1 (1.59%) RSS
5 1 (1.59%) Spring
5 1 (1.59%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.70%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.52%) Computer Science
2 6 (9.52%) User Experience
3 3 (4.76%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.59%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.59%) Clustering
5 1 (1.59%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.94%) Linux
2 3 (4.76%) Unix
3 2 (3.17%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.59%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (34.92%) Regression Testing
3 18 (28.57%) Scrum
4 17 (26.98%) SDLC
5 15 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (22.22%) Automated Testing
7 13 (20.63%) TDD
8 12 (19.05%) Test Automation
9 10 (15.87%) Manual Testing
9 10 (15.87%) Performance Testing
9 10 (15.87%) Project Management
10 9 (14.29%) BDD
11 8 (12.70%) Functional Testing
12 7 (11.11%) API Testing
12 7 (11.11%) Defect Management
12 7 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (11.11%) Test Strategy
12 7 (11.11%) Web Testing
13 6 (9.52%) Business Analysis
13 6 (9.52%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 15 (23.81%) Java
2 12 (19.05%) Python
2 12 (19.05%) SQL
3 10 (15.87%) C#
4 4 (6.35%) C
4 4 (6.35%) PHP
4 4 (6.35%) VB
5 3 (4.76%) Fortran
5 3 (4.76%) JavaScript
5 3 (4.76%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.59%) C++
6 1 (1.59%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.59%) VB6
6 1 (1.59%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (14.29%) ISEB
1 9 (14.29%) ISTQB
2 7 (11.11%) Degree
3 6 (9.52%) CBAP
3 6 (9.52%) IIBA
4 3 (4.76%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.76%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (31.75%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (11.11%) Puppet
2 6 (9.52%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.59%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 7 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.52%) Oracle
3 5 (7.94%) HP
4 1 (1.59%) ILOG
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