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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 65 52 40
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -12
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 2 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 0.41% 1.78% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 2.15% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 1
Average salary £40,000 £55,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +69.23%
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
355 325 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 73.20% 82.70% 92.41%
Number of salaries quoted 260 265 157
Average salary £36,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 6 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Cash Management
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (100.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Cash Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center