The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 53 26 58
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +32
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 10 23 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.59% 7.12% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.89% 7.80% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4 22 2
Median salary £34,250 £35,000 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.14% +62.79%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Test Scripting
Gloucestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
346 295 374
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 89.64% 91.33% 85.98%
Number of salaries quoted 308 200 308
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £52,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheltenham 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 Cheltenham

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 7 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 15 (68.18%) Python
2 14 (63.64%) Time Management
3 11 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 11 (50.00%) C++
3 11 (50.00%) C
4 10 (45.45%) Embedded C
4 10 (45.45%) Embedded C++
4 10 (45.45%) Internet
4 10 (45.45%) Wireless
4 10 (45.45%) TCP/IP
4 10 (45.45%) Device Driver
4 10 (45.45%) Modbus
4 10 (45.45%) Internet of Things
4 10 (45.45%) Energy Management
4 10 (45.45%) RS-485
5 7 (31.82%) Test Planning
6 6 (27.27%) Defect Tracking
6 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (27.27%) Linux
6 6 (27.27%) Regression Testing
7 5 (22.73%) UML
7 5 (22.73%) Systems Analysis
7 5 (22.73%) MISRA C
7 5 (22.73%) MISRA
7 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
7 5 (22.73%) Software Architecture
7 5 (22.73%) Functional Testing
8 4 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (18.18%) Bash Shell
8 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (45.45%) Internet
1 10 (45.45%) Modbus
1 10 (45.45%) RS-485
1 10 (45.45%) TCP/IP
1 10 (45.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Selenium
2 1 (4.55%) Hudson
2 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.55%) SoapUI
2 1 (4.55%) SpecFlow
2 1 (4.55%) TeamCity
2 1 (4.55%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Advertising
2 1 (4.55%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 10 (45.45%) Embedded Engineer
2 10 (45.45%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) Test Engineer
4 5 (22.73%) Analyst
4 5 (22.73%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 5 (22.73%) Senior Software Engineer
4 5 (22.73%) Test Automation Engineer
5 4 (18.18%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Business Systems Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Research Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Service Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Software Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Software Test Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) XML
2 1 (4.55%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) Device Driver
1 10 (45.45%) Internet of Things
2 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 4 (18.18%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) FreeBSD
2 1 (4.55%) Mac OS X
2 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Time Management
2 11 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 10 (45.45%) Energy Management
4 7 (31.82%) Test Planning
5 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (27.27%) Defect Tracking
5 6 (27.27%) Regression Testing
6 5 (22.73%) Functional Testing
6 5 (22.73%) Software Architecture
6 5 (22.73%) Systems Analysis
6 5 (22.73%) UML
7 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
7 4 (18.18%) People Management
7 4 (18.18%) Software Testing
7 4 (18.18%) TDD
8 3 (13.64%) Non-Functional Testing
9 2 (9.09%) Automation Testing
9 2 (9.09%) BDD
9 2 (9.09%) Coaching
9 2 (9.09%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) Python
2 11 (50.00%) C
2 11 (50.00%) C++
3 10 (45.45%) Embedded C
3 10 (45.45%) Embedded C++
4 4 (18.18%) Bash Shell
4 4 (18.18%) SQL
5 2 (9.09%) C#
6 1 (4.55%) Java
6 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.55%) Perl
6 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
2 4 (18.18%) Degree
2 4 (18.18%) DV Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) ISEB
3 2 (9.09%) ISTQB
3 2 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) MISRA
1 5 (22.73%) MISRA C
2 3 (13.64%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) HP
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
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Posted: 2 days ago
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