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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 83 78
Rank change year-on-year +7 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 9 21 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.96% 1.62% 2.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 1.77% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4 19 23
Median salary £34,250 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.14% -22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,050 £35,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  

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

Process & Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 863 1186 1053
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 91.61% 91.72% 91.33%
Number of salaries quoted 491 734 701
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,940
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Test Scripting
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow citing Test Scripting as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 13 (56.52%) Finance
2 10 (43.48%) Regression Testing
2 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (39.13%) SQL
4 8 (34.78%) ISEB
5 7 (30.43%) QA
5 7 (30.43%) Scrum
6 6 (26.09%) Business Analysis
6 6 (26.09%) ISTQB
6 6 (26.09%) Project Management
6 6 (26.09%) IIBA
6 6 (26.09%) CBAP
6 6 (26.09%) User Experience
6 6 (26.09%) SDLC
6 6 (26.09%) Data Flow Diagram
6 6 (26.09%) Creative Problem-Solving
7 5 (21.74%) Test Strategy
7 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
7 5 (21.74%) Java
7 5 (21.74%) Oracle
8 4 (17.39%) Selenium
9 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (13.04%) HP Quality Center
9 3 (13.04%) Performance Testing
9 3 (13.04%) Automated Testing
9 3 (13.04%) HP
9 3 (13.04%) LoadRunner
10 2 (8.70%) Internet
10 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
10 2 (8.70%) Ant

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 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Selenium
2 3 (13.04%) LoadRunner
3 2 (8.70%) Ant
3 2 (8.70%) Cucumber
3 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
3 2 (8.70%) JMeter
4 1 (4.35%) FitNesse
4 1 (4.35%) HP UFT
4 1 (4.35%) SpecFlow
4 1 (4.35%) TeamCity
4 1 (4.35%) WinRunner
General
1 13 (56.52%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Banking
2 1 (4.35%) Games
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Analyst
2 6 (26.09%) Business Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Test Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) QA Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Test Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Performance Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Performance Test Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Test Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Automation Tester
6 1 (4.35%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Manual Test Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) QA Test Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Service Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Test Coordinator
6 1 (4.35%) Test Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) CGI
2 1 (4.35%) Gherkin
2 1 (4.35%) jQuery
2 1 (4.35%) RESTful
2 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) User Experience
2 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Clustering
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (43.48%) Regression Testing
2 7 (30.43%) Scrum
3 6 (26.09%) Business Analysis
3 6 (26.09%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 6 (26.09%) Data Flow Diagram
3 6 (26.09%) Project Management
3 6 (26.09%) SDLC
4 5 (21.74%) Test Strategy
5 3 (13.04%) Automated Testing
5 3 (13.04%) Performance Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Automation Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (8.70%) Defect Management
6 2 (8.70%) Manual Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Software Testing
6 2 (8.70%) System Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
6 2 (8.70%) V-Model
6 2 (8.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) SQL
2 5 (21.74%) Java
3 2 (8.70%) C#
3 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.70%) Python
4 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) ISEB
2 6 (26.09%) CBAP
2 6 (26.09%) IIBA
2 6 (26.09%) ISTQB
3 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) Degree
4 1 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (4.35%) MCP
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.35%) OCP
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (4.35%) SAP Certification
4 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (30.43%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
1 5 (21.74%) Oracle
2 3 (13.04%) HP
3 1 (4.35%) SAP
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