The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 58 83 86
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +3
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 7 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.47% 1.03% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.84% 1.23% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 5
Median salary £38,750 £35,750 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.39% +5.14%
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 Dorset region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
381 651 581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 80.21% 83.57% 84.08%
Number of salaries quoted 346 482 474
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of job ads across the Dorset 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 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
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Dorset

Test Scripting
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 9 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
Bournemouth +21 5 £37,500 +4.89% 1
Poole - 2 £36,250 -
Test Scripting
South West

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 9 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) ISEB
3 6 (50.00%) Selenium
4 5 (41.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (41.67%) Waterfall
4 5 (41.67%) Test Strategy
4 5 (41.67%) C#
5 4 (33.33%) Change Management
5 4 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
5 4 (33.33%) Workflow
5 4 (33.33%) Finance
5 4 (33.33%) Retail
5 4 (33.33%) ISTQB
5 4 (33.33%) Workflow Analysis
5 4 (33.33%) QA
5 4 (33.33%) Use Case
5 4 (33.33%) Business Analysis
6 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
6 3 (25.00%) Automation Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Automated Testing
6 3 (25.00%) SOAP
6 3 (25.00%) SQL
6 3 (25.00%) .NET
7 2 (16.67%) Web Services
7 2 (16.67%) HP UFT
7 2 (16.67%) Functional Testing
7 2 (16.67%) SoapUI
7 2 (16.67%) REST
7 2 (16.67%) SDLC
8 1 (8.33%) WebDriver

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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:

Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (16.67%) HP UFT
2 2 (16.67%) SoapUI
3 1 (8.33%) JIRA
3 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (8.33%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
1 4 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Business IT Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) IT Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) IT Business Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Test Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Head of Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Test Leader
4 2 (16.67%) Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Automation Test Lead
5 1 (8.33%) Automation Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Head of Test
5 1 (8.33%) QA Leader
5 1 (8.33%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Software Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Web Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
1 3 (25.00%) SOAP
2 2 (16.67%) REST
2 2 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (8.33%) CSS
3 1 (8.33%) HTML
3 1 (8.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Android
1 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Test Strategy
2 5 (41.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (41.67%) Waterfall
3 4 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 4 (33.33%) Change Management
3 4 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
3 4 (33.33%) Use Case
3 4 (33.33%) Workflow
3 4 (33.33%) Workflow Analysis
4 3 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Automation Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (16.67%) Functional Testing
5 2 (16.67%) SDLC
6 1 (8.33%) BDD
6 1 (8.33%) Defect Management
6 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Manual Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) C#
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) ISEB
2 4 (33.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) QA
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