The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 61 40 67
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +27
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 5 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 1.21% 1.99% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.39% 2.24% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 5
Median salary £31,796 £26,750 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.86% -10.83%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Test Scripting
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
360 268 447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 86.96% 89.04% 85.14%
Number of salaries quoted 307 236 363
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,729 £22,524 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

The demand trend of job ads across the Devon 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 Devon

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Devon

Test Scripting
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the Devon region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter -17 4 £31,796 +18.86%
Plymouth - 1 - -
Test Scripting
South West

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Devon region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) Software Testing
1 5 (83.33%) Test Automation
1 5 (83.33%) Functional Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Test Management
2 3 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (50.00%) BDD
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) Python
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (50.00%) Spock
3 2 (33.33%) Defect Management
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) ISEB
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) JSON
3 2 (33.33%) QA
3 2 (33.33%) Selenium
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) SoapUI
3 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (33.33%) SOASTA, Inc
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Devon 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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Spock
2 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (33.33%) Selenium
2 2 (33.33%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Software Test Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Test Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Software Test Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) QA Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) QA Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Quality Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) JSON
1 2 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Functional Testing
1 5 (83.33%) Software Testing
1 5 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) BDD
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Test Management
2 3 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (33.33%) Defect Management
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (33.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) SOASTA, Inc
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft