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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 80 67 100
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +33
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 20 23 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.78% 2.32% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.17% 2.73% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 15 12 4
Average salary £35,000 £34,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.18% -14.37%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Test Scripting
South East

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
920 844 836
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 82.07% 85.25% 78.79%
Number of salaries quoted 766 722 747
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in East Sussex

Test Scripting
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 19 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Brighton -6 19 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Hove - 1 £35,000 -
Test Scripting
South East

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 29 (78.38%) SQL
2 27 (72.97%) ISEB
3 25 (67.57%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (62.16%) Cucumber
5 20 (54.05%) WebDriver
5 20 (54.05%) Selenium
5 20 (54.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 19 (51.35%) ISTQB
7 17 (45.95%) QA
8 16 (43.24%) BDD
9 13 (35.14%) C#
10 12 (32.43%) Java
11 11 (29.73%) SpecFlow
12 10 (27.03%) Jenkins
12 10 (27.03%) Git (software)
12 10 (27.03%) JIRA
12 10 (27.03%) Ruby
12 10 (27.03%) Test Automation
12 10 (27.03%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (24.32%) Automated Testing
14 8 (21.62%) HP
14 8 (21.62%) QuickTest Pro
14 8 (21.62%) TestNG
14 8 (21.62%) Degree
15 7 (18.92%) .NET
15 7 (18.92%) Finance
16 6 (16.22%) HP Quality Center
16 6 (16.22%) Web Services
16 6 (16.22%) Eclipse
16 6 (16.22%) IntelliJ

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.70%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Project
1 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) SaaS
1 2 (5.41%) PaaS
2 1 (2.70%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 23 (62.16%) Cucumber
2 20 (54.05%) WebDriver
2 20 (54.05%) Selenium
3 11 (29.73%) SpecFlow
4 10 (27.03%) Jenkins
4 10 (27.03%) JIRA
4 10 (27.03%) Git (software)
5 8 (21.62%) TestNG
5 8 (21.62%) QuickTest Pro
6 6 (16.22%) Eclipse
6 6 (16.22%) IntelliJ
7 2 (5.41%) JUnit
General
1 7 (18.92%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Banking
3 2 (5.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (54.05%) Analyst
1 20 (54.05%) Test Analyst
2 12 (32.43%) QA Engineer
3 10 (27.03%) Test Engineer
4 9 (24.32%) Tester
5 7 (18.92%) QA Tester
6 5 (13.51%) Senior Test Analyst
6 5 (13.51%) Project Manager
6 5 (13.51%) QA Test Analyst
6 5 (13.51%) QA Analyst
6 5 (13.51%) Agile Project Manager
6 5 (13.51%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Technical Project Manager
7 3 (8.11%) Technical Manager
8 2 (5.41%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
8 2 (5.41%) Automation Tester
8 2 (5.41%) Web Tester
8 2 (5.41%) Web Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Automated Test Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Automated Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.92%) .NET
2 6 (16.22%) Web Services
3 5 (13.51%) Velocity
4 2 (5.41%) HTML
4 2 (5.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Social Media
2 3 (8.11%) User Experience
3 1 (2.70%) PMI
3 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (67.57%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (43.24%) BDD
3 10 (27.03%) Test Automation
3 10 (27.03%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (24.32%) Automated Testing
5 6 (16.22%) TDD
5 6 (16.22%) Manual Testing
6 5 (13.51%) Time Management
6 5 (13.51%) Scrum
6 5 (13.51%) Product Management
6 5 (13.51%) Mentoring
6 5 (13.51%) Coaching
7 4 (10.81%) SOA
7 4 (10.81%) E-Commerce
7 4 (10.81%) Web Development
7 4 (10.81%) Content Management
8 3 (8.11%) Software Engineering
8 3 (8.11%) RAD
8 3 (8.11%) Automation Testing
9 2 (5.41%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (78.38%) SQL
2 13 (35.14%) C#
3 12 (32.43%) Java
4 10 (27.03%) Ruby
5 5 (13.51%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.41%) VBScript
6 2 (5.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 27 (72.97%) ISEB
2 20 (54.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 19 (51.35%) ISTQB
4 8 (21.62%) Degree
5 1 (2.70%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.70%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (45.95%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (16.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) HP
2 2 (5.41%) Informatica
2 2 (5.41%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (5.41%) IBM
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft