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

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 52 66 59
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -7
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 22 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.33% 1.69% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.79% 2.02% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 22 12 5
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +7.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £34,900 £34,200
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Test Scripting
South Wales

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
581 593 496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 87.90% 83.29% 82.67%
Number of salaries quoted 538 524 418
Median salary £35,500 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £26,855
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff 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 Cardiff

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Cardiff

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 20 (64.52%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (48.39%) Selenium
3 14 (45.16%) QA
3 14 (45.16%) Finance
4 12 (38.71%) TDD
5 10 (32.26%) Manual Testing
5 10 (32.26%) Waterfall
6 8 (25.81%) ISEB
6 8 (25.81%) ISTQB
7 7 (22.58%) Unit Testing
7 7 (22.58%) Scrum
7 7 (22.58%) .NET
7 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
7 7 (22.58%) Visual Studio
8 6 (19.35%) WebDriver
8 6 (19.35%) Test Automation
8 6 (19.35%) Defect Management
9 5 (16.13%) Exploratory Testing
9 5 (16.13%) Mentoring
9 5 (16.13%) SQL
9 5 (16.13%) TOWER Software
9 5 (16.13%) Games
9 5 (16.13%) Degree
10 4 (12.90%) Resource Management
10 4 (12.90%) .NET Framework
10 4 (12.90%) WCF
10 4 (12.90%) Risk Assessment
10 4 (12.90%) Banking
10 4 (12.90%) MVC
10 4 (12.90%) Telecoms

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (48.39%) Selenium
2 7 (22.58%) Visual Studio
3 6 (19.35%) WebDriver
4 2 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.23%) MSTest
5 1 (3.23%) SoapUI
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (3.23%) Toad
General
1 14 (45.16%) Finance
2 5 (16.13%) Games
3 4 (12.90%) Banking
3 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
4 3 (9.68%) Advertising
5 1 (3.23%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 16 (51.61%) Analyst
2 11 (35.48%) Test Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) Test Leader
4 5 (16.13%) QA Leader
4 5 (16.13%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) .NET Analyst Programmer
5 4 (12.90%) .NET Programmer
5 4 (12.90%) Analyst Programmer
5 4 (12.90%) Programme Manager
5 4 (12.90%) Programme Test Manager
5 4 (12.90%) Programmer
5 4 (12.90%) Senior .NET Analyst Programmer
5 4 (12.90%) Senior .NET Programmer
5 4 (12.90%) Senior Analyst Programmer
5 4 (12.90%) Senior Programme Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Senior Programmer
5 4 (12.90%) Test Manager
5 4 (12.90%) Test Programme Manager
6 3 (9.68%) Test Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (22.58%) .NET
2 4 (12.90%) .NET Framework
2 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET
2 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 4 (12.90%) WCF
3 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Fintech
2 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Android
1 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
1 1 (3.23%) Unix
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (64.52%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (38.71%) TDD
3 10 (32.26%) Manual Testing
3 10 (32.26%) Waterfall
4 7 (22.58%) Scrum
4 7 (22.58%) Unit Testing
5 6 (19.35%) Defect Management
5 6 (19.35%) Test Automation
6 5 (16.13%) Exploratory Testing
6 5 (16.13%) Mentoring
7 4 (12.90%) Feasibility Study
7 4 (12.90%) MVC
7 4 (12.90%) Non-Functional Testing
7 4 (12.90%) Resource Management
7 4 (12.90%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (12.90%) System Testing
7 4 (12.90%) Test Planning
7 4 (12.90%) V-Model
8 3 (9.68%) Regression Testing
8 3 (9.68%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) SQL
2 4 (12.90%) C#
3 3 (9.68%) C++
3 3 (9.68%) Java
4 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) ISEB
1 8 (25.81%) ISTQB
2 5 (16.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (45.16%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) TOWER Software
2 1 (3.23%) HP
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago