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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 96 67
Rank change year-on-year +6 -29  
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 13 19 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.08% 1.49% 2.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 1.58% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 30
Median salary £34,500 £35,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.42% +1.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £27,050 £21,450
10% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £45,400 £43,913
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year +14.28% -4.10%  

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 1109 1200 1145
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 92.49% 93.97% 90.44%
Number of salaries quoted 713 617 723
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 14 (70.00%) Test Automation
2 12 (60.00%) SQL
3 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (50.00%) ISTQB
4 10 (50.00%) Selenium
4 10 (50.00%) Test Strategy
5 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
6 8 (40.00%) Oracle
6 8 (40.00%) Cucumber
6 8 (40.00%) Scenario Testing
7 6 (30.00%) Regression Testing
7 6 (30.00%) C#
7 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
7 6 (30.00%) LoadRunner
7 6 (30.00%) Performance Testing
8 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
8 5 (25.00%) Gherkin
8 5 (25.00%) Jenkins
8 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
8 5 (25.00%) SDLC
8 5 (25.00%) Defect Management
8 5 (25.00%) Exploratory Testing
8 5 (25.00%) HP
8 5 (25.00%) HP UFT
8 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
8 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (25.00%) OCP
8 5 (25.00%) Oracle Certification
8 5 (25.00%) SAP Certification
8 5 (25.00%) PL/SQL

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 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (5.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (50.00%) Selenium
2 8 (40.00%) Cucumber
3 6 (30.00%) LoadRunner
4 5 (25.00%) HP UFT
4 5 (25.00%) Jenkins
5 3 (15.00%) FitNesse
5 3 (15.00%) WinRunner
6 2 (10.00%) Ant
6 2 (10.00%) SpecFlow
6 2 (10.00%) TeamCity
7 1 (5.00%) JMeter
7 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Law
2 1 (5.00%) Legal
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Analyst
1 7 (35.00%) Test Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Senior Test Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Test Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Coordinator
5 1 (5.00%) Graduate
5 1 (5.00%) Graduate Test Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Test Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) QA Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) QA Test Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Software Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Test Automation Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Test Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Test Coordinator
5 1 (5.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) Gherkin
2 3 (15.00%) .NET
2 3 (15.00%) RESTful
2 3 (15.00%) XML
3 2 (10.00%) jQuery
4 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (10.00%) Clustering
1 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Test Automation
2 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (50.00%) Test Strategy
4 8 (40.00%) Scenario Testing
5 6 (30.00%) Performance Testing
5 6 (30.00%) Regression Testing
6 5 (25.00%) Defect Management
6 5 (25.00%) Exploratory Testing
6 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
6 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2
6 5 (25.00%) SDLC
6 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 5 (25.00%) Software Testing
7 3 (15.00%) Scrum
7 3 (15.00%) System Testing
7 3 (15.00%) Test Planning
7 3 (15.00%) Waterfall
8 2 (10.00%) Manual Testing
8 2 (10.00%) MVC
8 2 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) SQL
2 6 (30.00%) C#
2 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 4 (20.00%) Java
5 3 (15.00%) Python
6 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
7 1 (5.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 5 (25.00%) MCP
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (25.00%) OCP
2 5 (25.00%) Oracle Certification
2 5 (25.00%) SAP Certification
2 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (15.00%) ISEB
4 2 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (40.00%) Oracle
3 5 (25.00%) HP
3 5 (25.00%) SAP
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