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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 52 49 39
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -10
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 2 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.45% 0.75% 2.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.90% 3.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 7
Average salary £21,500 £41,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.56% +26.15%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
357 221 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 80.41% 82.77% 72.13%
Number of salaries quoted 293 197 197
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 12 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (50.00%) Black-Box Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (50.00%) V-Model

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Systems Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (50.00%) Black-Box Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (50.00%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago