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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 88 77 73
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -4
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 7 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.70% 0.27% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 0.34% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 8
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +33.92%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
799 583 537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 79.82% 79.86% 71.22%
Number of salaries quoted 677 534 484
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
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 18 April 2014.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Brighton

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 10 (52.63%) QA
1 10 (52.63%) Selenium
1 10 (52.63%) Manual Testing
2 9 (47.37%) WebDriver
3 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (31.58%) Regression Testing
5 5 (26.32%) Social Media Monitoring
5 5 (26.32%) Social Media
5 5 (26.32%) ISEB
5 5 (26.32%) Java
6 4 (21.05%) SQL
6 4 (21.05%) QuickTest Pro
6 4 (21.05%) C#
6 4 (21.05%) HP
6 4 (21.05%) ISTQB
6 4 (21.05%) Functional Testing
6 4 (21.05%) Release Management
6 4 (21.05%) Web Testing
7 3 (15.79%) Test Management
7 3 (15.79%) Test Automation
7 3 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (15.79%) Automated Testing
8 2 (10.53%) Capita
8 2 (10.53%) Software Testing
8 2 (10.53%) Information Management
8 2 (10.53%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
8 2 (10.53%) Finance
8 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (10.53%) Scrum

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (10.53%) MS Project
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
Development Applications
1 10 (52.63%) Selenium
2 9 (47.37%) WebDriver
3 4 (21.05%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (5.26%) Selenium IDE
4 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Analyst
1 10 (52.63%) Test Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Automation Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Tester
3 5 (26.32%) Web Tester
4 4 (21.05%) Automation Test Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Test Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Test Automation Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Automation Tester
6 1 (5.26%) ScrumMaster
6 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Social Media
2 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
1 1 (5.26%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Manual Testing
2 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (31.58%) Regression Testing
4 5 (26.32%) Social Media Monitoring
5 4 (21.05%) Functional Testing
5 4 (21.05%) Release Management
5 4 (21.05%) Web Testing
6 3 (15.79%) Test Management
6 3 (15.79%) Test Automation
6 3 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (15.79%) Automated Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Software Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Information Management
7 2 (10.53%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (10.53%) Scrum
7 2 (10.53%) Stress Testing
7 2 (10.53%) System Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
8 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) Java
2 4 (21.05%) SQL
2 4 (21.05%) C#
3 1 (5.26%) VBScript
3 1 (5.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) ISEB
2 4 (21.05%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (52.63%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) HP
2 2 (10.53%) Capita
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