Period
to 22 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Test Scripting skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Test Scripting over the 6 months to 22 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 150 108 100
Rank change year-on-year -42 -8 -2
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 21 24 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.85% 1.27% 2.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 1.37% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 18 8 86
Glasgow median annual salary £50,000 £34,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +44.93% -1.43% -20.30%
10th Percentile £37,500 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £39,125 £45,000
Scotland median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -19.39%

Test Scripting is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,328 1,748 2,444
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 94.67% 92.58% 92.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1,627 1,044 1,479
Glasgow median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £28,236
90th Percentile £71,250 £66,250 £62,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Test Scripting
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing Test Scripting as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Test Scripting 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 in Glasgow.

Salary trend for Test Scripting in Glasgow

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Scripting in Glasgow over the 6 months to 22 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Test Scripting in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 April 2018, IT jobs citing Test Scripting also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (42.86%) User Experience
3 6 (28.57%) Benchmarking
3 6 (28.57%) Cocoa
3 6 (28.57%) Objective-C
3 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 6 (28.57%) Apple
3 6 (28.57%) Animation
3 6 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 6 (28.57%) RESTful
3 6 (28.57%) Cocoa Touch
3 6 (28.57%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 6 (28.57%) Apple Swift
3 6 (28.57%) Core Data
3 6 (28.57%) Push Notifications
3 6 (28.57%) Core Animation
3 6 (28.57%) Augmented Reality
3 6 (28.57%) Apple iOS
3 6 (28.57%) Mobile App
3 6 (28.57%) iOS Development
3 6 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (23.81%) Selenium
4 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
5 4 (19.05%) ISEB
5 4 (19.05%) ISTQB
5 4 (19.05%) Waterfall
5 4 (19.05%) Scenario Testing
6 3 (14.29%) SDLC

Test Scripting
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
1 2 (9.52%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.76%) SAP CO
2 1 (4.76%) SAP FI
2 1 (4.76%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (4.76%) SAP FSCM
2 1 (4.76%) SAP Travel Management
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Selenium
2 3 (14.29%) Cucumber
2 3 (14.29%) WebDriver
3 2 (9.52%) Eclipse
3 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
3 2 (9.52%) JMeter
3 2 (9.52%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (4.76%) Advertising
1 1 (4.76%) Back Office
1 1 (4.76%) Banking
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
1 1 (4.76%) Investment Banking
1 1 (4.76%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) iOS Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Test Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Automation Tester
5 3 (14.29%) Project Manager
5 3 (14.29%) Tester
6 2 (9.52%) Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) Performance Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) Performance Test Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) Performance Test Leader
6 2 (9.52%) SharePoint Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Test Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) Business Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) SAP Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) SAP Business Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) SAP FI Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) SAP FI/CO Business Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) Cocoa
1 6 (28.57%) Cocoa Touch
1 6 (28.57%) Core Animation
1 6 (28.57%) Core Data
1 6 (28.57%) RESTful
1 6 (28.57%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) User Experience
2 6 (28.57%) Animation
2 6 (28.57%) Augmented Reality
2 6 (28.57%) Mobile App
3 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.76%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (28.57%) Benchmarking
2 6 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (28.57%) iOS Development
2 6 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
2 6 (28.57%) Push Notifications
2 6 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 4 (19.05%) Scenario Testing
3 4 (19.05%) Waterfall
4 3 (14.29%) Artificial Intelligence
4 3 (14.29%) BDD
4 3 (14.29%) Open Source
4 3 (14.29%) SDLC
4 3 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 3 (14.29%) TDD
4 3 (14.29%) Test Strategy
5 2 (9.52%) Data Migration
5 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (9.52%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) Apple Swift
1 6 (28.57%) Objective-C
2 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
3 3 (14.29%) Java
3 3 (14.29%) Python
3 3 (14.29%) Ruby
4 2 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) ISEB
1 4 (19.05%) ISTQB
2 3 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (4.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Apple
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) SAP