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

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
UK / Scotland
Rank 112 87 111
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +24
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 23 68 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.02% 2.33% 1.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.14% 2.58% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 10 51 35
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 £33,950 £35,000 £33,100
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -

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
2019 2634 2709
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.46% 90.30% 88.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1268 1700 1775
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 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 23 January 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 23 January 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
Glasgow -12 12 £34,500 -1.42%
Edinburgh -14 11 £43,750 +25.00% 1
Test Scripting
UK

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 36 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (41.27%) QA
2 26 (41.27%) Finance
3 21 (33.33%) Regression Testing
4 20 (31.75%) Scrum
4 20 (31.75%) Selenium
4 20 (31.75%) SDLC
5 15 (23.81%) Project Management
5 15 (23.81%) Java
6 14 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 14 (22.22%) Python
6 14 (22.22%) TDD
6 14 (22.22%) Automated Testing
7 13 (20.63%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (19.05%) Performance Testing
8 12 (19.05%) Test Automation
8 12 (19.05%) Degree
9 11 (17.46%) Manual Testing
9 11 (17.46%) SQL
10 10 (15.87%) BDD
10 10 (15.87%) Jenkins
11 9 (14.29%) Computer Science
11 9 (14.29%) jQuery
11 9 (14.29%) JIRA
11 9 (14.29%) C#
11 9 (14.29%) Oracle
12 8 (12.70%) SOAP
12 8 (12.70%) Microsoft
12 8 (12.70%) VB
12 8 (12.70%) Ant

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 (1.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.35%) 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 14 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.11%) MySQL
3 1 (1.59%) Azure SQL Database
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 10 (15.87%) Jenkins
3 9 (14.29%) JIRA
4 8 (12.70%) Ant
5 6 (9.52%) Jasmine
5 6 (9.52%) Karma Test Runner
6 4 (6.35%) LoadRunner
6 4 (6.35%) SpecFlow
6 4 (6.35%) Visual Studio
7 3 (4.76%) WebDriver
8 2 (3.17%) Git (software)
8 2 (3.17%) JMeter
8 2 (3.17%) MSTest
8 2 (3.17%) NUnit
8 2 (3.17%) Subversion
8 2 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.59%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.59%) Hudson
9 1 (1.59%) Maven
9 1 (1.59%) TeamCity
General
1 26 (41.27%) Finance
2 7 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 6 (9.52%) Banking
3 6 (9.52%) Games
3 6 (9.52%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.59%) Law
Job Titles
1 18 (28.57%) Test Engineer
2 17 (26.98%) Analyst
3 13 (20.63%) Tester
4 11 (17.46%) QA Engineer
5 8 (12.70%) Automation Tester
5 8 (12.70%) Test Automation Engineer
6 7 (11.11%) Programmer
7 6 (9.52%) Business Analyst
8 5 (7.94%) Junior
8 5 (7.94%) Junior Analyst
8 5 (7.94%) Junior Programmer
9 4 (6.35%) Test Manager
10 3 (4.76%) Automation Test Lead
10 3 (4.76%) QA Test Engineer
10 3 (4.76%) Test Analyst
10 3 (4.76%) Test Leader
11 2 (3.17%) Developer
11 2 (3.17%) Development Engineer
11 2 (3.17%) Performance Test Consultant
11 2 (3.17%) QA Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.29%) jQuery
2 8 (12.70%) REST
2 8 (12.70%) SOAP
3 7 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 6 (9.52%) .NET
5 2 (3.17%) .NET Framework
5 2 (3.17%) CGI
5 2 (3.17%) Gherkin
6 1 (1.59%) J2EE
6 1 (1.59%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 7 (11.11%) Mathematics
3 6 (9.52%) User Experience
4 4 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.59%) Clustering
6 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.59%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.17%) Linux
1 2 (3.17%) Ubuntu
2 1 (1.59%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 20 (31.75%) Scrum
3 20 (31.75%) SDLC
4 15 (23.81%) Project Management
5 14 (22.22%) Automated Testing
5 14 (22.22%) TDD
6 13 (20.63%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (19.05%) Performance Testing
7 12 (19.05%) Test Automation
8 11 (17.46%) Manual Testing
9 10 (15.87%) BDD
10 8 (12.70%) API Testing
10 8 (12.70%) MVC
10 8 (12.70%) Unit Testing
10 8 (12.70%) Web Testing
11 7 (11.11%) Business Analysis
11 7 (11.11%) Data Analysis
11 7 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (11.11%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 15 (23.81%) Java
2 14 (22.22%) Python
3 11 (17.46%) SQL
4 9 (14.29%) C#
5 8 (12.70%) VB
6 7 (11.11%) C
6 7 (11.11%) Fortran
6 7 (11.11%) PHP
7 3 (4.76%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.17%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.59%) C++
9 1 (1.59%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.59%) VB6
9 1 (1.59%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (19.05%) Degree
2 8 (12.70%) ISEB
3 6 (9.52%) CBAP
3 6 (9.52%) IIBA
4 4 (6.35%) ISTQB
5 3 (4.76%) SC Cleared
5 3 (4.76%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.59%) CIPD
6 1 (1.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (41.27%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (12.70%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (12.70%) Puppet
2 3 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.59%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 9 (14.29%) Oracle
2 8 (12.70%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.94%) HP
4 1 (1.59%) ILOG
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