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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 55 49 50
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 4 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.00% 0.96% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% 1.06% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 1
Median salary £32,000 £32,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -1.53%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +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
354 282 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 88.06% 90.10% 77.62%
Number of salaries quoted 294 261 191
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 £35,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 6 (40.00%) C++
1 6 (40.00%) Python
1 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 4 (26.67%) Embedded C
3 4 (26.67%) Embedded C++
3 4 (26.67%) C
3 4 (26.67%) SQL
3 4 (26.67%) Systems Analysis
3 4 (26.67%) Device Driver
3 4 (26.67%) QA
3 4 (26.67%) ISTQB
3 4 (26.67%) RS-485
4 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (20.00%) Functional Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Oracle
4 3 (20.00%) ISEB
4 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (20.00%) UML
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (13.33%) Linux
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (13.33%) Java
5 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
5 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
5 2 (13.33%) ITIL
5 2 (13.33%) MS Office
5 2 (13.33%) VLE
5 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
5 2 (13.33%) Local Government

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 (13.33%) Moodle
2 1 (6.67%) Apache Solr
2 1 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (13.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) GIS
2 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.67%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Selenium
2 1 (6.67%) Ant
2 1 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (6.67%) ClearCase
2 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
2 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.67%) JIRA
2 1 (6.67%) JMeter
2 1 (6.67%) JUnit
2 1 (6.67%) Maven
2 1 (6.67%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (13.33%) Banking
1 2 (13.33%) Local Government
1 2 (13.33%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Back Office
2 1 (6.67%) Billing
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Embedded Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Senior Software Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Software Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Test Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Automation Test Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Developer
3 2 (13.33%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Moodle Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Systems Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Software Tester
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Tester
4 1 (6.67%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) JSON
1 1 (6.67%) REST
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
1 1 (6.67%) XML
1 1 (6.67%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Device Driver
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) VLE
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 4 (26.67%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) Functional Testing
4 3 (20.00%) UML
5 2 (13.33%) Automation Testing
5 2 (13.33%) ITIL
5 2 (13.33%) Open Source
5 2 (13.33%) Product Marketing
5 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
5 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy
6 1 (6.67%) Change Management
6 1 (6.67%) CRM
6 1 (6.67%) MODAF
6 1 (6.67%) Regression Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Scrum
6 1 (6.67%) Service Management
6 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
6 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
6 1 (6.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) C++
1 6 (40.00%) Python
2 4 (26.67%) C
2 4 (26.67%) Embedded C
2 4 (26.67%) Embedded C++
2 4 (26.67%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (13.33%) Java
3 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
3 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.67%) C#
4 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) ISTQB
2 3 (20.00%) ISEB
2 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) DV Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (6.67%) Degree
4 1 (6.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) SAP
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 60,000 plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
CSC
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 4 days ago