The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 50 47 52
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 2 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 0.71% 0.35% 0.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 0.41% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 4
Average salary £43,750 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £35,000 £31,350
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £35,000 £37,200
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
Test Scripting
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bath region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bath
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
237 242 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 84.04% 85.51% 83.25%
Number of salaries quoted 226 197 325
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £57,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 19 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) Product Management
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Test Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Software Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Product Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Product Management
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared