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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 59 41 38
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -3
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 4 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 0.75% 0.72% 2.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 0.90% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 6
Average salary £26,163 £25,000 £27,826
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% -10.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,650 £25,000 £26,663
10% offered a salary of more than £26,408 £25,000 £28,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
403 222 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 75.33% 79.57% 72.17%
Number of salaries quoted 328 198 220
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,650 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,350 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the Devon region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter -1 4 £26,163 +4.65%
Test Scripting
South West

Test Scripting
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 4 (100.00%) ISEB
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Manual Testing
2 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Automotive
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) Data Security
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

General
1 3 (75.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Manual Testing
2 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) Data Security
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) ISEB