The first table below looks at the demand for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 18 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 Dorset region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 62 48 48
Rank change year-on-year
-14 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 1 15 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.17% 2.86% 2.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 3.97% 2.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 0
Average salary £52,500 £33,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.71% -
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
442 378 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 76.34% 72.14% 72.40%
Number of salaries quoted 346 322 268
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Test Scripting
South West

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Dorset

Test Scripting
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Poole -10 1 £52,500 +110.00%
Test Scripting
South West

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 (75.00%) QA
2 5 (62.50%) Software Testing
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) NUnit
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) ISEB
3 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
3 3 (37.50%) Degree
3 3 (37.50%) Subversion
3 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (37.50%) System Testing
3 3 (37.50%) TeamCity
3 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 2 (25.00%) SWIFT
4 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) Automation Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (25.00%) Java
5 1 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (12.50%) Banking
5 1 (12.50%) Retail
5 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (12.50%) Finance
5 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
5 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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.

Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) NUnit
1 3 (37.50%) Subversion
1 3 (37.50%) TeamCity
1 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Test Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) Tester
3 3 (37.50%) Software Tester
4 2 (25.00%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) SWIFT
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Software Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
2 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (37.50%) System Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Load Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) ISEB
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) QA
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