The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 54 59 30
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -29
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 7 1 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 1.64% 0.19% 6.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.05% 0.26% 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 36
Average salary £32,500 £31,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% -5.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £31,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,500 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Test Scripting
West Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Crawley region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Crawley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
341 387 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 80.05% 74.85% 81.54%
Number of salaries quoted 295 327 395
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +8.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Crawley region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Crawley

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Crawley region.

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Crawley

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Crawley 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 8 (50.00%) SQL
2 7 (43.75%) Project Management
3 6 (37.50%) Regression Testing
3 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (37.50%) Software Testing
3 6 (37.50%) Waterfall
4 4 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 4 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 4 (25.00%) Finance
5 3 (18.75%) Windows
5 3 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (18.75%) Change Control
6 2 (12.50%) Test Strategy
6 2 (12.50%) SoapUI
6 2 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (12.50%) Integration Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Manual Testing
6 2 (12.50%) WPF
6 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (12.50%) Time Management
6 2 (12.50%) Communications Security
6 2 (12.50%) Automated Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Information Management
6 2 (12.50%) ISTQB
6 2 (12.50%) Web Development
6 2 (12.50%) Degree
6 2 (12.50%) JIRA
6 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
6 2 (12.50%) IIS
6 2 (12.50%) Web Services

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Crawley 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) JIRA
1 2 (12.50%) SoapUI
2 1 (6.25%) Selenium
2 1 (6.25%) WatiN
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Aerospace
2 2 (12.50%) Military
2 2 (12.50%) Front Office
2 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Test Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Tester
2 3 (18.75%) Trainee
3 2 (12.50%) Web Tester
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Test Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Change Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Graduate
3 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Change Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Software Tester
4 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Functional Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Trainee Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Trainee Test Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Junior
4 1 (6.25%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Web Services
1 2 (12.50%) WinForms
1 2 (12.50%) WPF
2 1 (6.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (6.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Open Source
1 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Project Management
2 6 (37.50%) Regression Testing
2 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) Software Testing
2 6 (37.50%) Waterfall
3 4 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 4 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Change Control
5 2 (12.50%) Test Strategy
5 2 (12.50%) Web Development
5 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (12.50%) Integration Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Manual Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Time Management
5 2 (12.50%) Communications Security
5 2 (12.50%) Change Management
5 2 (12.50%) Automated Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Information Management
5 2 (12.50%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) ISEB
1 2 (12.50%) ISTQB
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
1 2 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.25%) ClickSoftware Technologies