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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 126 86 146
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +60
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 30 85 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.05% 2.66% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 2.95% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 17 66 18
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,050 £28,850
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
2575 2883 3134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 90.41% 90.35% 86.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1445 1836 2114
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -24 19 £35,000 +0.71% 6
Edinburgh -23 10 £23,500 -41.25% 3
Dumfries and Galloway - 1 - - 1
Test Scripting
UK

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 31 (43.66%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (32.39%) Finance
2 23 (32.39%) Test Automation
3 21 (29.58%) Regression Testing
4 17 (23.94%) Software Testing
4 17 (23.94%) ISEB
4 17 (23.94%) User Acceptance Testing
5 16 (22.54%) Microsoft
6 13 (18.31%) SQL
6 13 (18.31%) Banking
6 13 (18.31%) Manual Testing
7 12 (16.90%) Degree
7 12 (16.90%) Test Strategy
7 12 (16.90%) ISTQB
7 12 (16.90%) .NET
8 11 (15.49%) Project Management
8 11 (15.49%) BDD
8 11 (15.49%) System Testing
8 11 (15.49%) User Experience
8 11 (15.49%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (14.08%) Selenium
9 10 (14.08%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (14.08%) SAP
9 10 (14.08%) Business Analysis
10 9 (12.68%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (12.68%) Manufacturing
10 9 (12.68%) Unix
10 9 (12.68%) Windows
10 9 (12.68%) Test Management
10 9 (12.68%) SDLC

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 4 (5.63%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (11.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (4.23%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (2.82%) FLEXCUBE
4 1 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.41%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.23%) SAN
1 3 (4.23%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.82%) Internet
3 1 (1.41%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.63%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.82%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.41%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (1.41%) MySQL
3 1 (1.41%) SAP BI
3 1 (1.41%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 10 (14.08%) Selenium
2 8 (11.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (8.45%) Jenkins
3 6 (8.45%) JIRA
3 6 (8.45%) JUnit
3 6 (8.45%) Maven
3 6 (8.45%) WebDriver
4 5 (7.04%) Git (software)
4 5 (7.04%) Jasmine
4 5 (7.04%) JBehave
4 5 (7.04%) Karma Test Runner
4 5 (7.04%) Subversion
4 5 (7.04%) TestNG
5 1 (1.41%) Bugzilla
5 1 (1.41%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.41%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.41%) Selenium IDE
5 1 (1.41%) TestLink
5 1 (1.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (32.39%) Finance
2 13 (18.31%) Banking
3 9 (12.68%) Manufacturing
4 8 (11.27%) Electronics
4 8 (11.27%) Marketing
4 8 (11.27%) Telecoms
5 6 (8.45%) Spanish Language
6 2 (2.82%) Billing
6 2 (2.82%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.41%) Advertising
7 1 (1.41%) Back Office
7 1 (1.41%) Law
7 1 (1.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 27 (38.03%) Analyst
2 17 (23.94%) Test Analyst
3 12 (16.90%) Test Engineer
4 11 (15.49%) Test Manager
5 10 (14.08%) Test Leader
6 9 (12.68%) Tester
7 8 (11.27%) Software Tester
8 7 (9.86%) Business Analyst
8 7 (9.86%) Test Automation Engineer
9 6 (8.45%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (7.04%) Release Manager
10 5 (7.04%) Senior Test Analyst
11 4 (5.63%) QA Analyst
11 4 (5.63%) QA Test Analyst
11 4 (5.63%) QA Tester
11 4 (5.63%) Software Analyst
11 4 (5.63%) Software QA Tester
11 4 (5.63%) Software Test Analyst
12 3 (4.23%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
12 3 (4.23%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.90%) .NET
2 5 (7.04%) ASP.NET
2 5 (7.04%) REST
2 5 (7.04%) RESTful
2 5 (7.04%) SOAP
3 4 (5.63%) HTML
4 1 (1.41%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.41%) ADO.NET
4 1 (1.41%) COM
4 1 (1.41%) J2EE
4 1 (1.41%) jQuery
4 1 (1.41%) Spring
4 1 (1.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (1.41%) Web Services
4 1 (1.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.49%) Analytical Skills
1 11 (15.49%) User Experience
2 7 (9.86%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.63%) Client/Server
4 3 (4.23%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.82%) Derivative
5 2 (2.82%) Fixed Income
5 2 (2.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (2.82%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.82%) Online Banking
5 2 (2.82%) Pricing Data
5 2 (2.82%) Reference Data
5 2 (2.82%) Smart Meter
5 2 (2.82%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.41%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.68%) Unix
1 9 (12.68%) Windows
2 6 (8.45%) Linux
3 4 (5.63%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (43.66%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (32.39%) Test Automation
3 21 (29.58%) Regression Testing
4 17 (23.94%) Software Testing
4 17 (23.94%) User Acceptance Testing
5 13 (18.31%) Manual Testing
6 12 (16.90%) Test Strategy
7 11 (15.49%) BDD
7 11 (15.49%) Project Management
7 11 (15.49%) System Testing
8 10 (14.08%) Business Analysis
8 10 (14.08%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (12.68%) SDLC
9 9 (12.68%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (12.68%) Test Management
10 8 (11.27%) Defect Management
10 8 (11.27%) Digital Marketing
10 8 (11.27%) Functional Testing
10 8 (11.27%) Programme Management
11 7 (9.86%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 13 (18.31%) SQL
2 6 (8.45%) C#
2 6 (8.45%) Java
3 5 (7.04%) Perl
3 5 (7.04%) Python
3 5 (7.04%) Ruby
4 4 (5.63%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.82%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.41%) C
6 1 (1.41%) Fortran
6 1 (1.41%) PHP
6 1 (1.41%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.41%) VB
6 1 (1.41%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (23.94%) ISEB
2 12 (16.90%) Degree
2 12 (16.90%) ISTQB
3 5 (7.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (7.04%) SC Cleared
3 5 (7.04%) Security Cleared
4 4 (5.63%) CBAP
4 4 (5.63%) IIBA
5 2 (2.82%) PMI Certification
5 2 (2.82%) PMP
6 1 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.41%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (1.41%) MCITP
6 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.86%) QA
2 2 (2.82%) FATCA
Systems Management
1 4 (5.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (22.54%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.08%) SAP
3 8 (11.27%) HP
4 6 (8.45%) Oracle
5 3 (4.23%) Citrix
6 2 (2.82%) Bloomberg
6 2 (2.82%) Reuters
7 1 (1.41%) Cisco
7 1 (1.41%) IFS
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