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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 46 64 -
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 10 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 3.17% 0.71% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.56% 0.80% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
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
281 375 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 89.21% 88.65% 84.87%
Number of salaries quoted 194 295 198
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,925 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 28 April 2016, 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 17 (68.00%) IBM
1 17 (68.00%) Middleware
1 17 (68.00%) Configuration Management
1 17 (68.00%) Data Management
1 17 (68.00%) Functional Testing
2 15 (60.00%) XML
3 14 (56.00%) Java
3 14 (56.00%) HP
3 14 (56.00%) Test Management
3 14 (56.00%) Test Automation
4 13 (52.00%) Software Testing
4 13 (52.00%) ISEB
5 12 (48.00%) webMethods
5 12 (48.00%) Oracle
5 12 (48.00%) Unix
5 12 (48.00%) MQSeries
5 12 (48.00%) SOA
5 12 (48.00%) TCP/IP
5 12 (48.00%) QA
5 12 (48.00%) System Testing
5 12 (48.00%) Temenos T24
5 12 (48.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (48.00%) Banking
5 12 (48.00%) Regression Testing
5 12 (48.00%) Finance
5 12 (48.00%) Integration Testing
5 12 (48.00%) Automation Testing
5 12 (48.00%) Green Hat
5 12 (48.00%) Relational Database

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 12 (48.00%) MQSeries
2 2 (8.00%) CMS
Business Applications
1 12 (48.00%) Temenos T24
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (48.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (48.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (16.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 3 (12.00%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) HP UFT
1 2 (8.00%) JMeter
1 2 (8.00%) JUnit
1 2 (8.00%) Selenium
1 2 (8.00%) SoapUI
1 2 (8.00%) TestNG
1 2 (8.00%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (48.00%) Banking
1 12 (48.00%) Finance
2 9 (36.00%) Investment Banking
3 3 (12.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (68.00%) Test Leader
2 14 (56.00%) Middleware Engineer
2 14 (56.00%) Test Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Developer
4 3 (12.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Automation Tester
4 3 (12.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (12.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (12.00%) C# Developer
4 3 (12.00%) QA Leader
4 3 (12.00%) Tester
5 1 (4.00%) Agile .NET Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Agile C# Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Agile Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Agile Tester
5 1 (4.00%) Azure Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Lead Tester
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Agile Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (68.00%) Middleware
2 15 (60.00%) XML
3 4 (16.00%) .NET
3 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (8.00%) HTML
4 2 (8.00%) WCF
4 2 (8.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (48.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (48.00%) Unix
2 2 (8.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (68.00%) Configuration Management
1 17 (68.00%) Data Management
1 17 (68.00%) Functional Testing
2 14 (56.00%) Test Automation
2 14 (56.00%) Test Management
3 13 (52.00%) Software Testing
4 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (48.00%) Automation Testing
4 12 (48.00%) Integration Testing
4 12 (48.00%) Regression Testing
4 12 (48.00%) SOA
4 12 (48.00%) System Testing
4 12 (48.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (36.00%) Asset Management
6 8 (32.00%) SDLC
6 8 (32.00%) V-Model
7 5 (20.00%) UML
8 4 (16.00%) MVC
8 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
8 4 (16.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 14 (56.00%) Java
2 10 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (16.00%) C#
3 4 (16.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (52.00%) ISEB
2 12 (48.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (4.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (48.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (68.00%) IBM
2 14 (56.00%) HP
3 12 (48.00%) Green Hat
3 12 (48.00%) Oracle
3 12 (48.00%) webMethods