The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
South West / Bristol
Rank 106 106 93
Rank change year-on-year
0 -13
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 18 20 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.01% 1.12% 1.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.11% 1.24% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 23
Median salary £56,250 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+60.71% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £22,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £41,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1628 1608 1651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 91.31% 90.19% 87.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1305 1418 1350
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of job ads across the Bristol 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 Bristol

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Bristol

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Bristol

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 22 (75.86%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (51.72%) Selenium
3 14 (48.28%) Finance
3 14 (48.28%) Java
4 12 (41.38%) ISTQB
4 12 (41.38%) QA
5 11 (37.93%) Software Testing
5 11 (37.93%) ISEB
6 10 (34.48%) Telecoms
6 10 (34.48%) Automation Testing
7 9 (31.03%) SDLC
7 9 (31.03%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (27.59%) Functional Testing
8 8 (27.59%) Automated Testing
8 8 (27.59%) Project Management
8 8 (27.59%) .NET
8 8 (27.59%) Python
9 7 (24.14%) Perl
9 7 (24.14%) C#
9 7 (24.14%) Banking
9 7 (24.14%) Big Data
9 7 (24.14%) Open Source
10 6 (20.69%) WebDriver
11 5 (17.24%) Cucumber
11 5 (17.24%) Test Automation
11 5 (17.24%) HP Quality Center
11 5 (17.24%) JIRA
11 5 (17.24%) SpecFlow
11 5 (17.24%) Oracle
12 4 (13.79%) Business Analysis

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 1 (3.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (3.45%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
1 3 (10.34%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) Internet
1 2 (6.90%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) Big Data
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (51.72%) Selenium
2 6 (20.69%) WebDriver
3 5 (17.24%) Cucumber
3 5 (17.24%) JIRA
3 5 (17.24%) SpecFlow
4 4 (13.79%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (10.34%) LoadRunner
5 3 (10.34%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (3.45%) JMeter
6 1 (3.45%) NUnit
6 1 (3.45%) Ranorex
6 1 (3.45%) Redmine
6 1 (3.45%) TestRail
6 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
6 1 (3.45%) WATIR
General
1 14 (48.28%) Finance
2 10 (34.48%) Telecoms
3 7 (24.14%) Banking
4 3 (10.34%) Billing
5 2 (6.90%) Multimedia
5 2 (6.90%) Retail
6 1 (3.45%) Advertising
6 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) Analyst
2 10 (34.48%) Test Engineer
3 9 (31.03%) Test Automation Engineer
4 8 (27.59%) Test Analyst
5 7 (24.14%) Automation Test Lead
6 5 (17.24%) Tester
7 4 (13.79%) Business Analyst
8 3 (10.34%) Agile Business Analyst
8 3 (10.34%) Java Engineer
8 3 (10.34%) QA Tester
9 2 (6.90%) Automation Tester
10 1 (3.45%) Agile Tester
10 1 (3.45%) Mobile Tester
10 1 (3.45%) QA Automation Engineer
10 1 (3.45%) QA Specialist
10 1 (3.45%) SAP Analyst
10 1 (3.45%) Selenium Test Analyst
10 1 (3.45%) Test Automation Specialist
10 1 (3.45%) UAT Test Analyst
10 1 (3.45%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (27.59%) .NET
2 4 (13.79%) Gherkin
3 2 (6.90%) CSS
3 2 (6.90%) CSS3
3 2 (6.90%) HTML
4 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Mobile App
2 3 (10.34%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.45%) FMCG
3 1 (3.45%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (75.86%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (37.93%) Software Testing
3 10 (34.48%) Automation Testing
4 9 (31.03%) SDLC
4 9 (31.03%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (27.59%) Automated Testing
5 8 (27.59%) Functional Testing
5 8 (27.59%) Project Management
6 7 (24.14%) Open Source
7 5 (17.24%) Test Automation
8 4 (13.79%) Business Analysis
8 4 (13.79%) Manual Testing
8 4 (13.79%) Product Management
8 4 (13.79%) Prototyping
8 4 (13.79%) Requirements Management
8 4 (13.79%) User Stories
8 4 (13.79%) V-Model
8 4 (13.79%) Wireframes
9 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
9 3 (10.34%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (48.28%) Java
2 8 (27.59%) Python
3 7 (24.14%) C#
3 7 (24.14%) Perl
4 3 (10.34%) C
4 3 (10.34%) SQL
5 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.90%) Ruby
6 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.45%) Scala
6 1 (3.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (41.38%) ISTQB
2 11 (37.93%) ISEB
3 4 (13.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (10.34%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (41.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.45%) WMI
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle
2 3 (10.34%) HP
3 1 (3.45%) Ariba
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.45%) Panasonic
3 1 (3.45%) SAP
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