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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 60 53 44
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -9
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 6 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 1.27% 1.00% 1.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.62% 1.25% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 4
Average salary £30,000 £25,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -25.37%
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
370 321 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 78.06% 80.45% 74.20%
Number of salaries quoted 296 277 262
Average salary £34,500 £32,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.15% -12.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,576 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 24 December 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 +12 6 £30,000 +20.00%
Test Scripting
South West

Test Scripting
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 6 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) Regression Testing
2 5 (50.00%) ISEB
2 5 (50.00%) Manual Testing
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) Automotive
4 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (10.00%) HTML
6 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (10.00%) CSS
6 1 (10.00%) UML
6 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
6 1 (10.00%) Data Security
6 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Ajax
6 1 (10.00%) Degree
6 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
6 1 (10.00%) V-Model
6 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
6 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
6 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
6 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
6 1 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (30.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Analyst
1 9 (90.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Software Tester
2 1 (10.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) Regression Testing
2 5 (50.00%) Manual Testing
3 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Data Security
5 1 (10.00%) V-Model
5 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
5 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
5 1 (10.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification