The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 58 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 3 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 0.73% - 3.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% - 4.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 8
Average salary £30,000 - £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Test Scripting
Dorset

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bournemouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
346 264 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 84.60% 76.97% 74.79%
Number of salaries quoted 274 198 154
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

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

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Bournemouth

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Bournemouth

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bournemouth 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 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Manual Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Waterfall
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) QA
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Security Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (40.00%) ISEB
2 2 (40.00%) MS Office
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VB
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) MS Project
3 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) ClearQuest
3 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA
3 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bournemouth 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.

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (20.00%) ClearQuest
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Software Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Manual Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Security Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VB
3 1 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago