The first table below looks at the demand for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cheltenham region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 58 38 26
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -12
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 1 7 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.29% 3.00% 8.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 4.14% 9.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 11
Average salary £27,500 £30,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
286 169 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 83.38% 72.53% 87.31%
Number of salaries quoted 248 161 246
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £57,500 £51,510
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Test Scripting
Gloucestershire

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham region citing Test Scripting also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Test Scripting.

1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) V-Model

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham region citing Test Scripting also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Test Scripting. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) QA Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) QA Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Software Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40000 - 45000
Posted: 13 hours ago