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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 64 56 46
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -10
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 11 31 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.67% 3.58% 3.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.94% 4.35% 4.73%
Number of salaries quoted 11 31 23
Median salary £40,000 £31,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.98% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £28,000 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £34,000 £35,800
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
566 713 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 85.89% 82.24% 77.88%
Number of salaries quoted 510 606 428
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
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 25 September 2016.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 17 (58.62%) SQL
1 17 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (55.17%) Selenium
3 15 (51.72%) Finance
4 13 (44.83%) SoapUI
5 11 (37.93%) QA
6 7 (24.14%) XML
6 7 (24.14%) Integration Testing
6 7 (24.14%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (24.14%) System Integration Testing
7 6 (20.69%) PuTTY
7 6 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (20.69%) Manual Testing
7 6 (20.69%) Unix
7 6 (20.69%) HP
7 6 (20.69%) ISEB
7 6 (20.69%) Shell Script
8 5 (17.24%) Test Automation
8 5 (17.24%) WebDriver
8 5 (17.24%) Waterfall
8 5 (17.24%) Defect Management
9 4 (13.79%) ISTQB
9 4 (13.79%) Visual Studio
9 4 (13.79%) Scrum
10 3 (10.34%) Device Driver
10 3 (10.34%) SOAP
10 3 (10.34%) TDD
10 3 (10.34%) Test Strategy
10 3 (10.34%) Fintech
11 2 (6.90%) Exploratory Testing

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 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (55.17%) Selenium
2 13 (44.83%) SoapUI
3 7 (24.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (17.24%) WebDriver
5 4 (13.79%) Visual Studio
6 2 (6.90%) ClearQuest
7 1 (3.45%) MSTest
General
1 15 (51.72%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Games
3 1 (3.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Analyst
1 12 (41.38%) Test Analyst
2 8 (27.59%) Test Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Technical Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Financial Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) Test Leader
5 4 (13.79%) QA Leader
6 3 (10.34%) Software Tester
6 3 (10.34%) Tester
7 2 (6.90%) Manual Test Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) QA Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) QA Specialist
7 2 (6.90%) QA Test Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) QA Tester
7 2 (6.90%) Software QA Tester
8 1 (3.45%) Applications Development Manager
8 1 (3.45%) IT Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) QA Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) QA Test Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (24.14%) XML
2 3 (10.34%) SOAP
3 1 (3.45%) .NET
3 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Device Driver
1 3 (10.34%) Fintech
2 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Unix
2 1 (3.45%) Android
2 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (24.14%) Integration Testing
2 7 (24.14%) System Integration Testing
3 6 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (20.69%) Manual Testing
4 5 (17.24%) Defect Management
4 5 (17.24%) Test Automation
4 5 (17.24%) Waterfall
5 4 (13.79%) Scrum
6 3 (10.34%) TDD
6 3 (10.34%) Test Strategy
7 2 (6.90%) Exploratory Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
7 2 (6.90%) SDLC
7 2 (6.90%) Software Delivery
7 2 (6.90%) Software Testing
7 2 (6.90%) System Testing
8 1 (3.45%) Performance Management
8 1 (3.45%) Unit Testing
8 1 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (58.62%) SQL
2 6 (20.69%) Shell Script
3 2 (6.90%) C#
4 1 (3.45%) C++
4 1 (3.45%) Java
4 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) ISEB
2 4 (13.79%) ISTQB
3 2 (6.90%) Degree
3 2 (6.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (37.93%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) HP
2 2 (6.90%) TOWER Software
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
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