The first table below looks at the demand for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Devon region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank - 36 38
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 0 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon - 3.44% 2.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 4.98% 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 10
Average salary - £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.10%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
235 201 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 68.51% 69.07% 72.11%
Number of salaries quoted 201 177 207
Average salary £30,000 £36,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.36% -2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,900 £53,500 £47,944
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
Test Scripting
South West

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Devon region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Devon 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 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (33.33%) NHS
3 1 (33.33%) Intranet
3 1 (33.33%) Black-Box Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Degree

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Devon 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (33.33%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Software Test Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Software Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Black-Box Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA