The first table below looks at the demand for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Bath region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank - 27 36
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 0 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath - 4.49% 2.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 5.56% 3.56%
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 7
Average salary - £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.30%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bath
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
352 252 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 76.69% 80.77% 83.64%
Number of salaries quoted 310 231 210
Average salary £35,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.38% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Test Scripting
Somerset

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Bath region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Bath

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Bath region.

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Bath

Test Scripting
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bath region citing Test Scripting also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Test Scripting.

1 3 (100.00%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Logistics
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Legal
3 1 (33.33%) MSTest

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bath region citing Test Scripting also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Test Scripting. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MSTest
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Coordinator
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Software Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Logistics
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA