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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
East Sussex / Brighton
Rank 70 80 70
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -10
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 6 11 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.82% 1.29% 2.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 1.45% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 14
Median salary £37,076 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.57% +2.50%
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -

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
632 757 764
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 86.81% 88.75% 86.62%
Number of salaries quoted 588 659 654
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 17 January 2017, 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 11 (61.11%) SQL
2 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (55.56%) Integration Testing
3 9 (50.00%) Selenium
4 8 (44.44%) Software Testing
4 8 (44.44%) ISTQB
4 8 (44.44%) Regression Testing
4 8 (44.44%) ISEB
4 8 (44.44%) C#
4 8 (44.44%) Java
4 8 (44.44%) QA
5 7 (38.89%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (38.89%) Test Automation
5 7 (38.89%) System Integration Testing
5 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
6 6 (33.33%) Tomcat
6 6 (33.33%) OOD
6 6 (33.33%) CSS
6 6 (33.33%) OO
6 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
7 5 (27.78%) Oracle
7 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
8 4 (22.22%) JUnit
8 4 (22.22%) HTML
8 4 (22.22%) Servlets
8 4 (22.22%) Unix
8 4 (22.22%) Linux
8 4 (22.22%) HTTP
8 4 (22.22%) MySQL
8 4 (22.22%) MS Excel

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 6 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 4 (22.22%) Jetty
3 2 (11.11%) Apache
3 2 (11.11%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) MySQL
2 4 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (22.22%) SQLite
3 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (50.00%) Selenium
2 7 (38.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (22.22%) JUnit
3 4 (22.22%) TestNG
4 3 (16.67%) Jenkins
5 2 (11.11%) Grunt
5 2 (11.11%) gulp
5 2 (11.11%) Jasmine
5 2 (11.11%) JMeter
5 2 (11.11%) LoadRunner
6 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Banking
2 2 (11.11%) Retail
2 2 (11.11%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Analyst
1 10 (55.56%) Test Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Software Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Software Test Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Senior Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Java Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Performance Tester
5 2 (11.11%) QA Tester
5 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Tester
5 2 (11.11%) UI Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Manual Test Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) QA Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) CSS
2 4 (22.22%) HTML
2 4 (22.22%) JPA
2 4 (22.22%) Servlets
2 4 (22.22%) Spring
3 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
3 2 (11.11%) CSS3
3 2 (11.11%) J2EE
3 2 (11.11%) React
3 2 (11.11%) Web Services
4 1 (5.56%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
1 4 (22.22%) Inversion of Control
1 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.11%) Algorithms
3 1 (5.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Linux
1 4 (22.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (55.56%) Integration Testing
2 8 (44.44%) Regression Testing
2 8 (44.44%) Software Testing
3 7 (38.89%) System Integration Testing
3 7 (38.89%) Test Automation
4 6 (33.33%) OO
4 6 (33.33%) OOD
4 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 4 (22.22%) Automated Testing
5 4 (22.22%) Data Modelling
5 4 (22.22%) Domain-Driven Design
5 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
5 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
5 4 (22.22%) Project Management
5 4 (22.22%) Risk Management
5 4 (22.22%) Web Development
6 3 (16.67%) Scrum
6 3 (16.67%) Test Strategy
7 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) SQL
2 8 (44.44%) C#
2 8 (44.44%) Java
3 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) ISEB
1 8 (44.44%) ISTQB
2 2 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (44.44%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Grafana
1 1 (5.56%) Graphite
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 5 (27.78%) Oracle
3 2 (11.11%) AppDynamics
4 1 (5.56%) Dynatrace
4 1 (5.56%) Splunk