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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 51 44 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 12 17 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.44% 4.15% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.76% 5.06% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 17 0
Median salary £39,500 £32,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.43% -
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
434 336 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 88.39% 81.95% 90.67%
Number of salaries quoted 277 275 267
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 4 May 2016.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 (57.69%) ISTQB
2 14 (53.85%) C
2 14 (53.85%) ISEB
3 10 (38.46%) Software Testing
4 9 (34.62%) Requirements Analysis
5 8 (30.77%) C++
6 7 (26.92%) Python
6 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (26.92%) QA
7 5 (19.23%) Finance
7 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
7 5 (19.23%) Systems Analysis
7 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
7 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
7 5 (19.23%) Embedded C
7 5 (19.23%) C#
7 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
8 4 (15.38%) RS-485
8 4 (15.38%) .NET
8 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET
8 4 (15.38%) Embedded C++
8 4 (15.38%) Device Driver
8 4 (15.38%) UML
9 3 (11.54%) MVC
9 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (11.54%) PMI
9 3 (11.54%) PMI Certification
9 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2
9 3 (11.54%) Reinsurance
9 3 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.69%) Moodle
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) GIS
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.85%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (3.85%) Selenium
2 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Local Government
3 1 (3.85%) Back Office
3 1 (3.85%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Tester
2 9 (34.62%) Systems Tester
3 6 (23.08%) Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) Test Analyst
4 5 (19.23%) Automation Test Analyst
4 5 (19.23%) Embedded Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Senior Software Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Software Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Agile Test Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Manual Test Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Software Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Software Test Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Moodle Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Systems Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) .NET
1 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET
2 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (3.85%) CSS
3 1 (3.85%) CSS3
3 1 (3.85%) HTML
3 1 (3.85%) HTML5
3 1 (3.85%) jQuery
3 1 (3.85%) Web Services
3 1 (3.85%) XML
3 1 (3.85%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Device Driver
2 3 (11.54%) Mobile App
2 3 (11.54%) PMI
2 3 (11.54%) Reinsurance
3 2 (7.69%) VLE
4 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Linux
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
1 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Software Testing
2 9 (34.62%) Requirements Analysis
3 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
4 5 (19.23%) Systems Analysis
5 4 (15.38%) UML
6 3 (11.54%) Functional Testing
6 3 (11.54%) MVC
6 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2
6 3 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
7 2 (7.69%) Automation Testing
7 2 (7.69%) Open Source
7 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
8 1 (3.85%) ITIL
8 1 (3.85%) Regression Testing
8 1 (3.85%) Scrum
8 1 (3.85%) Service Management
8 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (3.85%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) C
2 8 (30.77%) C++
3 7 (26.92%) Python
4 5 (19.23%) C#
4 5 (19.23%) Embedded C
5 4 (15.38%) Embedded C++
6 2 (7.69%) Bash Shell
6 2 (7.69%) Java
6 2 (7.69%) SQL
7 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (57.69%) ISTQB
2 14 (53.85%) ISEB
3 3 (11.54%) PMI Certification
3 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
4 2 (7.69%) Degree
4 2 (7.69%) DV Cleared
4 2 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (3.85%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (26.92%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) MISRA
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle
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