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

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 48 40 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 14 15 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 3.02% 3.97% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.43% 4.76% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 15 0
Median salary £39,500 £32,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.43% -
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,000 £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
408 315 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 88.12% 83.33% 88.14%
Number of salaries quoted 279 276 263
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,633 £29,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £54,000 £55,000
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 26 May 2016.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 26 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 9 (45.00%) C
2 8 (40.00%) ISTQB
3 7 (35.00%) C++
3 7 (35.00%) Python
3 7 (35.00%) ISEB
4 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
5 5 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
5 5 (25.00%) Software Testing
5 5 (25.00%) Embedded C
6 4 (20.00%) RS-485
6 4 (20.00%) QA
6 4 (20.00%) Embedded C++
6 4 (20.00%) UML
6 4 (20.00%) SQL
6 4 (20.00%) Device Driver
6 4 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (15.00%) Oracle
7 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
7 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
7 3 (15.00%) Functional Testing
8 2 (10.00%) Local Government
8 2 (10.00%) Test Strategy
8 2 (10.00%) Automation Testing
8 2 (10.00%) Product Marketing
8 2 (10.00%) DV Cleared
8 2 (10.00%) Selenium
8 2 (10.00%) Degree
8 2 (10.00%) Moodle

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 (10.00%) Moodle
2 1 (5.00%) Apache Solr
2 1 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) GIS
2 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.00%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Selenium
2 1 (5.00%) Ant
2 1 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (5.00%) ClearCase
2 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.00%) JIRA
2 1 (5.00%) JMeter
2 1 (5.00%) JUnit
2 1 (5.00%) Maven
2 1 (5.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (10.00%) Banking
1 2 (10.00%) Local Government
1 2 (10.00%) Marketing
2 1 (5.00%) Back Office
2 1 (5.00%) Billing
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Tester
2 5 (25.00%) Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Systems Tester
3 4 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Developer
4 2 (10.00%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Moodle Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Systems Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Software Tester
4 2 (10.00%) Systems Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Principal Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) QA Leader
5 1 (5.00%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) JSON
1 1 (5.00%) REST
1 1 (5.00%) Web Services
1 1 (5.00%) XML
1 1 (5.00%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Device Driver
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) VLE
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 5 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
3 4 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 4 (20.00%) UML
4 3 (15.00%) Functional Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Automation Testing
5 2 (10.00%) ITIL
5 2 (10.00%) Open Source
5 2 (10.00%) Product Marketing
5 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (10.00%) Test Strategy
6 1 (5.00%) Change Management
6 1 (5.00%) MODAF
6 1 (5.00%) Regression Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Scrum
6 1 (5.00%) Service Management
6 1 (5.00%) TOGAF
6 1 (5.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) C
2 7 (35.00%) C++
2 7 (35.00%) Python
3 5 (25.00%) Embedded C
4 4 (20.00%) Embedded C++
4 4 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
5 2 (10.00%) Java
5 2 (10.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (5.00%) C#
6 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 7 (35.00%) ISEB
3 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (10.00%) Degree
4 2 (10.00%) DV Cleared
4 2 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (5.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) MISRA
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) SAP
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
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Salary: 30,000 - 60,000 plus benefits
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