The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 84 91 103
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +12
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 4 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.46% 1.36% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 1.61% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 5
Median salary £37,750 £48,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.35% +28.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,550 £38,152 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £37,950 £59,500 £49,700
UK excluding London median salary £35,250 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.42% +4.28%
Test Scripting
East Sussex

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
739 808 970
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 85.83% 84.78% 85.54%
Number of salaries quoted 638 688 836
Median salary £42,500 £43,300 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.84% +8.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

The demand trend of job ads across the Brighton region citing Test Scripting as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Brighton

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT jobs citing Test Scripting also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Brighton region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 13 (86.67%) QA
2 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (73.33%) HTML
2 11 (73.33%) Java
2 11 (73.33%) XML
2 11 (73.33%) OO
2 11 (73.33%) OOD
2 11 (73.33%) Project Management
3 10 (66.67%) Degree
3 10 (66.67%) Computer Science
4 9 (60.00%) Web Services
4 9 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 9 (60.00%) API Development
4 9 (60.00%) Velocity
4 9 (60.00%) Finance
4 9 (60.00%) Scrum
4 9 (60.00%) SOA
5 6 (40.00%) RAD
5 6 (40.00%) Mainframe
5 6 (40.00%) PMI
5 6 (40.00%) PMI Certification
5 6 (40.00%) DB2
5 6 (40.00%) Rally
5 6 (40.00%) HTML5
5 6 (40.00%) Social Media
5 6 (40.00%) Android
5 6 (40.00%) Apple iOS
6 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
7 3 (20.00%) Banking
7 3 (20.00%) Retail

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) Apache Solr
1 2 (13.33%) Jetty
1 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.67%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) DB2
2 2 (13.33%) BaseX
2 2 (13.33%) MarkLogic
2 2 (13.33%) MySQL
2 2 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (13.33%) JIRA
1 2 (13.33%) JUnit
1 2 (13.33%) Selenium
1 2 (13.33%) Subversion
1 2 (13.33%) TestNG
2 1 (6.67%) Firebug
2 1 (6.67%) Selenium IDE
General
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Banking
2 3 (20.00%) Retail
2 3 (20.00%) Retail Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Project Manager
1 9 (60.00%) Technical Manager
1 9 (60.00%) Technical Project Manager
2 6 (40.00%) Agile Project Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) SDLC Manager
3 3 (20.00%) SDLC Project Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Java Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Marketing Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Marketing Analytics Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) QA Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) UX Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (73.33%) HTML
1 11 (73.33%) XML
2 9 (60.00%) Velocity
2 9 (60.00%) Web Services
3 6 (40.00%) HTML5
4 3 (20.00%) .NET
4 3 (20.00%) JSON
5 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
5 2 (13.33%) CSS
5 2 (13.33%) JPA
5 2 (13.33%) jQuery
5 2 (13.33%) Lucene
5 2 (13.33%) Servlets
5 2 (13.33%) Spring
5 2 (13.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 6 (40.00%) Mainframe
2 6 (40.00%) PMI
2 6 (40.00%) Social Media
3 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (13.33%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
5 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Android
1 6 (40.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (13.33%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (73.33%) OO
1 11 (73.33%) OOD
1 11 (73.33%) Project Management
2 9 (60.00%) API Development
2 9 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 9 (60.00%) Scrum
2 9 (60.00%) SOA
3 6 (40.00%) RAD
4 3 (20.00%) Kanban
4 3 (20.00%) SDLC
4 3 (20.00%) Web Development
5 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
5 2 (13.33%) Domain-Driven Design
5 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
5 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
5 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
6 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
6 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) Java
2 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) XPath
3 2 (13.33%) XQuery
4 1 (6.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) Degree
2 6 (40.00%) PMI Certification
3 2 (13.33%) ISEB
4 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (86.67%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Rally
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle