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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 52 63 40
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -23
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 7 1 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 1.77% 0.18% 4.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.21% 0.24% 5.23%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 25
Average salary £32,500 £31,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £31,500 £24,800
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
317 410 478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 80.25% 74.01% 79.01%
Number of salaries quoted 280 331 384
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 £31,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 1 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 9 (50.00%) Project Management
2 8 (44.44%) SQL
3 6 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 6 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 6 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 4 (22.22%) Military
4 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (22.22%) Information Management
4 4 (22.22%) Business Analysis
4 4 (22.22%) Communications Security
4 4 (22.22%) Test Automation
4 4 (22.22%) Change Management
4 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
4 4 (22.22%) Finance
4 4 (22.22%) Aerospace
5 3 (16.67%) Windows
5 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (16.67%) Change Control
6 2 (11.11%) Test Strategy
6 2 (11.11%) SoapUI
6 2 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
6 2 (11.11%) Automated Testing
6 2 (11.11%) WinForms
6 2 (11.11%) WPF
6 2 (11.11%) Web Development
6 2 (11.11%) Degree
6 2 (11.11%) JIRA
6 2 (11.11%) Time Management

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) JIRA
1 2 (11.11%) SoapUI
2 1 (5.56%) Selenium
2 1 (5.56%) WatiN
General
1 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
1 4 (22.22%) Aerospace
1 4 (22.22%) Military
2 2 (11.11%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Project Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Change Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Change Project Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Trainee
3 3 (16.67%) Tester
3 3 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Web Tester
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Test Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Graduate
5 1 (5.56%) Junior Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Junior
5 1 (5.56%) Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Support
5 1 (5.56%) Software Tester
5 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) Web Services
1 2 (11.11%) WinForms
1 2 (11.11%) WPF
2 1 (5.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Open Source
1 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Project Management
2 6 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 6 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 6 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 4 (22.22%) Communications Security
3 4 (22.22%) Test Automation
3 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 4 (22.22%) Change Management
3 4 (22.22%) Business Analysis
3 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (22.22%) Information Management
4 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Change Control
5 2 (11.11%) Test Strategy
5 2 (11.11%) Integration Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Manual Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Web Development
5 2 (11.11%) Time Management
5 2 (11.11%) Automated Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) ISEB
1 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
1 2 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.56%) ClickSoftware Technologies