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

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 55 42 44
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +2
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 17 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 3.84% 3.99% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.26% 4.33% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 2
Median salary £38,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.69%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
399 300 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 90.07% 92.02% 78.13%
Number of salaries quoted 324 263 194
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £69,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 24 September 2016.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 14 (56.00%) Python
2 13 (52.00%) Time Management
3 12 (48.00%) Software Engineering
4 11 (44.00%) Embedded C
4 11 (44.00%) Embedded C++
4 11 (44.00%) C
4 11 (44.00%) C++
4 11 (44.00%) Device Driver
4 11 (44.00%) RS-485
5 10 (40.00%) Wireless
5 10 (40.00%) Internet
5 10 (40.00%) TCP/IP
5 10 (40.00%) Modbus
5 10 (40.00%) Internet of Things
5 10 (40.00%) Energy Management
6 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (28.00%) SQL
8 6 (24.00%) Linux
8 6 (24.00%) Test Planning
8 6 (24.00%) Systems Analysis
8 6 (24.00%) ISTQB
9 5 (20.00%) QA
9 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (20.00%) Software Architecture
9 5 (20.00%) Regression Testing
9 5 (20.00%) UML
9 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 5 (20.00%) ISEB
9 5 (20.00%) MISRA C
9 5 (20.00%) MISRA

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 1 (4.00%) Apache Solr
1 1 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (4.00%) Moodle
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Office
2 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 11 (44.00%) RS-485
2 10 (40.00%) Internet
2 10 (40.00%) Modbus
2 10 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 10 (40.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) GIS
2 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (4.00%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Selenium
2 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.00%) Ant
3 1 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (4.00%) ClearCase
3 1 (4.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.00%) Hudson
3 1 (4.00%) JIRA
3 1 (4.00%) JMeter
3 1 (4.00%) JUnit
3 1 (4.00%) Maven
3 1 (4.00%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (4.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (4.00%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Banking
2 2 (8.00%) Marketing
3 1 (4.00%) Advertising
3 1 (4.00%) Back Office
3 1 (4.00%) Billing
3 1 (4.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 11 (44.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 11 (44.00%) Software Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Test Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Test Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Software Tester
5 2 (8.00%) Tester
6 1 (4.00%) Business Systems Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Service Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Systems Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) XML
2 1 (4.00%) JSON
2 1 (4.00%) REST
2 1 (4.00%) Web Services
2 1 (4.00%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (44.00%) Device Driver
2 10 (40.00%) Internet of Things
3 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
5 3 (12.00%) Mathematics
6 1 (4.00%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Time Management
2 12 (48.00%) Software Engineering
3 10 (40.00%) Energy Management
4 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (24.00%) Systems Analysis
5 6 (24.00%) Test Planning
6 5 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
6 5 (20.00%) Regression Testing
6 5 (20.00%) Software Architecture
6 5 (20.00%) UML
7 4 (16.00%) Functional Testing
7 4 (16.00%) Software Testing
7 4 (16.00%) Test Strategy
8 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
8 3 (12.00%) People Management
9 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (8.00%) Integration Testing
9 2 (8.00%) ITIL
9 2 (8.00%) Performance Testing
9 2 (8.00%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (56.00%) Python
2 11 (44.00%) C
2 11 (44.00%) C++
2 11 (44.00%) Embedded C
2 11 (44.00%) Embedded C++
3 7 (28.00%) SQL
4 3 (12.00%) Bash Shell
5 2 (8.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.00%) C#
6 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) ISTQB
2 5 (20.00%) ISEB
3 4 (16.00%) Degree
3 4 (16.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (12.00%) DV Cleared
5 1 (4.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) MISRA
1 5 (20.00%) MISRA C
1 5 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle
3 3 (12.00%) HP
4 1 (4.00%) SAP
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