The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
South East / East Sussex
Rank 72 79 80
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 14 17 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.62% 1.67% 1.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.85% 1.91% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 14
Median salary £33,250 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.90% +2.50%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Sussex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
756 892 931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 87.50% 87.45% 86.36%
Number of salaries quoted 698 778 771
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

The demand trend of job ads across the East Sussex 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 East Sussex

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in East Sussex

Test Scripting
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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
Hove +7 6 £31,500 -28.40%
Brighton 0 6 £37,076 -9.57%
Test Scripting
South East

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 15 (53.57%) Regression Testing
2 14 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (50.00%) QA
3 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (42.86%) SQL
4 12 (42.86%) SQL Server
5 11 (39.29%) Integration Testing
6 10 (35.71%) Selenium
6 10 (35.71%) ISEB
6 10 (35.71%) Software Testing
6 10 (35.71%) ISTQB
7 9 (32.14%) C#
7 9 (32.14%) Java
7 9 (32.14%) Test Strategy
8 8 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (28.57%) Test Automation
8 8 (28.57%) System Integration Testing
9 7 (25.00%) Windows
10 6 (21.43%) Software Engineering
10 6 (21.43%) Finance
10 6 (21.43%) Tomcat
10 6 (21.43%) OOD
10 6 (21.43%) .NET
10 6 (21.43%) CSS
10 6 (21.43%) OO
10 6 (21.43%) SDLC
11 5 (17.86%) Oracle
11 5 (17.86%) Linux
12 4 (14.29%) Unix
12 4 (14.29%) MS Excel

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (21.43%) Tomcat
2 4 (14.29%) Jetty
3 2 (7.14%) Apache
3 2 (7.14%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.29%) MySQL
2 4 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (14.29%) SQLite
3 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (35.71%) Selenium
2 8 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (14.29%) JUnit
3 4 (14.29%) TestNG
4 3 (10.71%) Jenkins
5 2 (7.14%) Grunt
5 2 (7.14%) gulp
5 2 (7.14%) Jasmine
5 2 (7.14%) JMeter
5 2 (7.14%) LoadRunner
6 1 (3.57%) Cucumber
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle Forms
General
1 6 (21.43%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Retail
3 2 (7.14%) Banking
3 2 (7.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (71.43%) Analyst
1 20 (71.43%) Test Analyst
2 13 (46.43%) Software Analyst
2 13 (46.43%) Software Test Analyst
3 7 (25.00%) QA Analyst
3 7 (25.00%) QA Test Analyst
4 6 (21.43%) QA Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) QA Test Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) Software QA Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) Software Test Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) Test Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Java Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Performance Tester
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Software Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) .NET
1 6 (21.43%) CSS
2 4 (14.29%) HTML
2 4 (14.29%) JPA
2 4 (14.29%) Servlets
2 4 (14.29%) Spring
3 2 (7.14%) AngularJS
3 2 (7.14%) CSS3
3 2 (7.14%) J2EE
3 2 (7.14%) React
3 2 (7.14%) Web Services
4 1 (3.57%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 4 (14.29%) Inversion of Control
1 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.14%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.57%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Windows
2 5 (17.86%) Linux
3 4 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Regression Testing
2 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (39.29%) Integration Testing
4 10 (35.71%) Software Testing
5 9 (32.14%) Test Strategy
6 8 (28.57%) System Integration Testing
6 8 (28.57%) Test Automation
7 6 (21.43%) OO
7 6 (21.43%) OOD
7 6 (21.43%) SDLC
7 6 (21.43%) Software Engineering
8 4 (14.29%) Automated Testing
8 4 (14.29%) Data Modelling
8 4 (14.29%) Domain-Driven Design
8 4 (14.29%) E-Commerce
8 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
8 4 (14.29%) Project Management
8 4 (14.29%) Risk Management
8 4 (14.29%) Web Development
9 3 (10.71%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) SQL
2 9 (32.14%) C#
2 9 (32.14%) Java
3 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (35.71%) ISEB
1 10 (35.71%) ISTQB
2 2 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Grafana
1 1 (3.57%) Graphite
Vendors
1 14 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.86%) Oracle
3 2 (7.14%) AppDynamics
4 1 (3.57%) Dynatrace
4 1 (3.57%) Splunk
4 1 (3.57%) VMware