Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 114 103 53
Rank change year-on-year -11 -50 +73
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 31 33 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.36% 1.52% 4.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.48% 1.64% 5.37%
Number of salaries quoted 15 16 131
Glasgow median annual salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.29% - -5.41%
10th Percentile £32,000 £32,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £44,375 £40,000
Scotland median annual salary £35,250 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -11.88% +14.29% +2.94%

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 2092 2007 2345
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 91.75% 92.70% 91.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1346 1090 1499
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,500 £28,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £60,650
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +2.41%

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 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Scripting in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 17 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (38.71%) Test Automation
3 11 (35.48%) ISTQB
3 11 (35.48%) Selenium
3 11 (35.48%) Scenario Testing
4 10 (32.26%) Defect Management
4 10 (32.26%) Banking
5 9 (29.03%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (29.03%) Performance Tuning
5 9 (29.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
5 9 (29.03%) Cognizant
6 8 (25.81%) ETL
6 8 (25.81%) JavaScript
6 8 (25.81%) Functional Testing
6 8 (25.81%) WebDriver
7 7 (22.58%) RESTful
7 7 (22.58%) Mobile Banking
7 7 (22.58%) C#
7 7 (22.58%) IBM
7 7 (22.58%) Appium
8 6 (19.35%) Apple Swift
8 6 (19.35%) User Experience
8 6 (19.35%) Core Data
8 6 (19.35%) Push Notifications
8 6 (19.35%) Apple
8 6 (19.35%) Benchmarking
8 6 (19.35%) Finance
8 6 (19.35%) Cocoa
8 6 (19.35%) Objective-C

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 5 (16.13%) K2 blackpearl
2 1 (3.23%) Confluence
2 1 (3.23%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.68%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.23%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (3.23%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (35.48%) Selenium
2 8 (25.81%) WebDriver
3 7 (22.58%) Appium
4 4 (12.90%) Cucumber
5 2 (6.45%) Jenkins
6 1 (3.23%) FitNesse
6 1 (3.23%) HP UFT
6 1 (3.23%) JBehave
6 1 (3.23%) JIRA
6 1 (3.23%) JMeter
6 1 (3.23%) JUnit
6 1 (3.23%) LoadRunner
6 1 (3.23%) Maven
6 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
6 1 (3.23%) WinRunner
General
1 10 (32.26%) Banking
2 6 (19.35%) Finance
3 5 (16.13%) Legal
4 1 (3.23%) Law
Job Titles
1 15 (48.39%) Analyst
2 12 (38.71%) Test Analyst
3 8 (25.81%) Developer
4 6 (19.35%) iOS Developer
5 5 (16.13%) Automation Test Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Analytics Consultant
6 3 (9.68%) Business Analytics Consultant
6 3 (9.68%) Business Consultant
6 3 (9.68%) Consultant
6 3 (9.68%) Customer Analytics Consultant
6 3 (9.68%) SAP Business Consultant
6 3 (9.68%) SAP Consultant
6 3 (9.68%) SAP Support
6 3 (9.68%) SAP Support Consultant
6 3 (9.68%) Support Consultant
7 2 (6.45%) Business Systems Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (22.58%) RESTful
2 6 (19.35%) Cocoa
2 6 (19.35%) Cocoa Touch
2 6 (19.35%) Core Animation
2 6 (19.35%) Core Data
2 6 (19.35%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 1 (3.23%) .NET
3 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.23%) Gherkin
3 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Mobile Banking
2 6 (19.35%) Animation
2 6 (19.35%) Augmented Reality
2 6 (19.35%) Mobile App
2 6 (19.35%) User Experience
3 5 (16.13%) Management Information System
4 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (6.45%) Derivative
5 2 (6.45%) Equities
5 2 (6.45%) Fixed Income
5 2 (6.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (38.71%) Test Automation
3 11 (35.48%) Scenario Testing
4 10 (32.26%) Defect Management
5 9 (29.03%) Performance Tuning
5 9 (29.03%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (25.81%) ETL
6 8 (25.81%) Functional Testing
7 6 (19.35%) Benchmarking
7 6 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (19.35%) iOS Development
7 6 (19.35%) Push Notifications
7 6 (19.35%) Test Strategy
8 5 (16.13%) Case Management
8 5 (16.13%) Information Architecture
8 5 (16.13%) SDLC
8 5 (16.13%) Systems Analysis
9 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (9.68%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.81%) JavaScript
2 7 (22.58%) C#
3 6 (19.35%) Apple Swift
3 6 (19.35%) Objective-C
4 5 (16.13%) VB
5 3 (9.68%) Java
5 3 (9.68%) Python
6 2 (6.45%) Ruby
6 2 (6.45%) SQL
7 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (35.48%) ISTQB
2 9 (29.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (3.23%) Degree
3 1 (3.23%) ISEB
3 1 (3.23%) MCP
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.23%) OCP
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (3.23%) SAP Certification
3 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) Cognizant
2 7 (22.58%) IBM
3 6 (19.35%) Apple
4 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
5 4 (12.90%) SAP
6 2 (6.45%) Calypso
6 2 (6.45%) Murex
6 2 (6.45%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (3.23%) HP
7 1 (3.23%) Oracle