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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 104 60 109
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +49
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 34 110 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.43% 3.57% 1.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.60% 3.99% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 18 83 35
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £30,000 £26,734
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Test Scripting
UK

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
2121 2754 2819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.12% 89.44% 88.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1326 1744 1854
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £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 10 December 2016.

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 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Glasgow -28 17 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Edinburgh -19 16 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Inverclyde - 1 £42,500 -
Test Scripting
UK

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 39 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (41.54%) QA
3 23 (35.38%) Finance
4 20 (30.77%) Regression Testing
4 20 (30.77%) SDLC
5 19 (29.23%) Selenium
6 18 (27.69%) Scrum
7 17 (26.15%) Project Management
8 14 (21.54%) SQL Server
8 14 (21.54%) TDD
8 14 (21.54%) Degree
8 14 (21.54%) Automated Testing
9 13 (20.00%) Java
9 13 (20.00%) SQL
9 13 (20.00%) Test Automation
10 12 (18.46%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (18.46%) Oracle
10 12 (18.46%) Python
10 12 (18.46%) Microsoft
11 11 (16.92%) ISEB
11 11 (16.92%) .NET
11 11 (16.92%) Computer Science
11 11 (16.92%) Jenkins
12 10 (15.38%) Manual Testing
12 10 (15.38%) Performance Testing
12 10 (15.38%) Unit Testing
12 10 (15.38%) BDD
13 9 (13.85%) jQuery
13 9 (13.85%) JIRA
13 9 (13.85%) VB

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:

Applications
1 1 (1.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.62%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.54%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.62%) SAN
1 3 (4.62%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.08%) DNS
2 2 (3.08%) HTTP
2 2 (3.08%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.54%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.31%) MySQL
3 2 (3.08%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (1.54%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (29.23%) Selenium
2 11 (16.92%) Jenkins
3 9 (13.85%) JIRA
4 8 (12.31%) Ant
5 6 (9.23%) Jasmine
5 6 (9.23%) Karma Test Runner
6 4 (6.15%) Visual Studio
7 3 (4.62%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (4.62%) WebDriver
8 2 (3.08%) Cucumber
8 2 (3.08%) Eclipse
8 2 (3.08%) JUnit
8 2 (3.08%) LoadRunner
8 2 (3.08%) Maven
8 2 (3.08%) Selenium IDE
8 2 (3.08%) SpecFlow
9 1 (1.54%) Hudson
9 1 (1.54%) MSTest
9 1 (1.54%) NUnit
9 1 (1.54%) Subversion
General
1 23 (35.38%) Finance
2 8 (12.31%) Manufacturing
3 6 (9.23%) Banking
3 6 (9.23%) Games
3 6 (9.23%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.08%) Law
Job Titles
1 25 (38.46%) Analyst
2 16 (24.62%) Tester
3 13 (20.00%) Test Engineer
4 9 (13.85%) Automation Tester
4 9 (13.85%) QA Engineer
4 9 (13.85%) Test Analyst
5 8 (12.31%) Programmer
6 6 (9.23%) Business Analyst
6 6 (9.23%) Test Automation Engineer
7 5 (7.69%) Junior
7 5 (7.69%) Junior Analyst
7 5 (7.69%) Junior Programmer
8 4 (6.15%) Developer
8 4 (6.15%) Software Tester
9 3 (4.62%) Automation Test Lead
9 3 (4.62%) Oracle Analyst
9 3 (4.62%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
9 3 (4.62%) Senior Tester
9 3 (4.62%) Test Leader
9 3 (4.62%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.92%) .NET
2 9 (13.85%) jQuery
3 8 (12.31%) REST
3 8 (12.31%) SOAP
3 8 (12.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (4.62%) ASP.NET
4 3 (4.62%) HTML
5 2 (3.08%) .NET Framework
5 2 (3.08%) CGI
5 2 (3.08%) J2EE
5 2 (3.08%) Spring
6 1 (1.54%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.92%) Computer Science
2 8 (12.31%) Mathematics
3 6 (9.23%) User Experience
4 4 (6.15%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.08%) Client/Server
6 2 (3.08%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.54%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.62%) Unix
1 3 (4.62%) Windows
2 2 (3.08%) Android
2 2 (3.08%) Linux
2 2 (3.08%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (30.77%) Regression Testing
2 20 (30.77%) SDLC
3 18 (27.69%) Scrum
4 17 (26.15%) Project Management
5 14 (21.54%) Automated Testing
5 14 (21.54%) TDD
6 13 (20.00%) Test Automation
7 12 (18.46%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (15.38%) BDD
8 10 (15.38%) Manual Testing
8 10 (15.38%) Performance Testing
8 10 (15.38%) Unit Testing
9 8 (12.31%) API Testing
9 8 (12.31%) Business Analysis
9 8 (12.31%) Data Analysis
9 8 (12.31%) MVC
9 8 (12.31%) Web Testing
10 7 (10.77%) Automation Testing
11 6 (9.23%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (20.00%) Java
1 13 (20.00%) SQL
2 12 (18.46%) Python
3 9 (13.85%) VB
4 8 (12.31%) C
4 8 (12.31%) C#
4 8 (12.31%) Fortran
4 8 (12.31%) PHP
5 4 (6.15%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.08%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.54%) C++
7 1 (1.54%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.54%) VB6
7 1 (1.54%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (21.54%) Degree
2 11 (16.92%) ISEB
3 7 (10.77%) ISTQB
4 6 (9.23%) CBAP
4 6 (9.23%) IIBA
4 6 (9.23%) SC Cleared
4 6 (9.23%) Security Cleared
5 4 (6.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.54%) CIPD
6 1 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (41.54%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.54%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (12.31%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (12.31%) Puppet
2 3 (4.62%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.54%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 12 (18.46%) Microsoft
1 12 (18.46%) Oracle
2 8 (12.31%) HP
3 3 (4.62%) Citrix
4 1 (1.54%) ILOG
4 1 (1.54%) SAP
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