The first table below looks at the demand for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Brighton region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 102 53 62
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +9
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 5 31 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.40% 4.16% 3.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 5.14% 4.66%
Number of salaries quoted 4 29 22
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,050 £30,400 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,900 £36,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
959 603 515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 77.65% 80.83% 68.30%
Number of salaries quoted 824 532 458
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £47,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Test Scripting
East Sussex

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Brighton

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 7 (58.33%) ISEB
1 7 (58.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 6 (50.00%) HP
2 6 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 6 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) Test Management
3 5 (41.67%) Test Automation
3 5 (41.67%) Java
4 4 (33.33%) Web Services
4 4 (33.33%) Finance
4 4 (33.33%) Scrum
4 4 (33.33%) QA
4 4 (33.33%) Selenium
5 3 (25.00%) Degree
5 3 (25.00%) Velocity
5 3 (25.00%) Android
5 3 (25.00%) WebDriver
5 3 (25.00%) Internet
5 3 (25.00%) Project Management
5 3 (25.00%) VBScript
5 3 (25.00%) VB
5 3 (25.00%) RAD
5 3 (25.00%) Apple iOS
5 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 2 (16.67%) OOD
6 2 (16.67%) SOA

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 (16.67%) MS Project
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (33.33%) Selenium
3 3 (25.00%) WebDriver
4 2 (16.67%) JIRA
4 2 (16.67%) TestNG
5 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
5 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
5 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
5 1 (8.33%) Selenium IDE
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
1 5 (41.67%) Test Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Tester
3 3 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 3 (25.00%) Technical Project Manager
3 3 (25.00%) Technical Manager
3 3 (25.00%) Automation Tester
4 2 (16.67%) Automation Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Test Automation Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Tester
5 1 (8.33%) QA Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Automation Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Automated Test Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Automated Tester
5 1 (8.33%) QA Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Web Tester
5 1 (8.33%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) Web Services
2 3 (25.00%) Velocity
3 2 (16.67%) HTML5
3 2 (16.67%) XML
3 2 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Social Media
2 1 (8.33%) PMI
2 1 (8.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Android
1 3 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 5 (41.67%) Test Management
2 5 (41.67%) Test Automation
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) Scrum
4 3 (25.00%) Project Management
4 3 (25.00%) RAD
4 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (16.67%) OOD
5 2 (16.67%) SOA
5 2 (16.67%) OO
5 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Information Management
5 2 (16.67%) Stress Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
6 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (8.33%) BDD
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (8.33%) V-Model
6 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) Java
3 3 (25.00%) VBScript
3 3 (25.00%) VB
4 1 (8.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) ISEB
1 7 (58.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 6 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 3 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (16.67%) PMI Certification
5 1 (8.33%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) HP
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