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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 82 118 67
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -51
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 8 5 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.76% 0.34% 2.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% 0.41% 3.26%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 23
Average salary £36,595 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.51% +9.58%
UK excluding London average salary £36,690 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+4.82% +6.06%
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
883 1220 766
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 84.10% 83.22% 83.08%
Number of salaries quoted 732 1027 659
Average salary £43,300 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 2 July 2015.

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 2 July 2015. 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 +30 8 £36,595 -8.51% 2
Test Scripting
South East

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 (80.56%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (72.22%) Selenium
2 26 (72.22%) WebDriver
3 25 (69.44%) Java
4 24 (66.67%) HP UFT
4 24 (66.67%) Test Automation
5 23 (63.89%) C#
6 20 (55.56%) SQL
6 20 (55.56%) Eclipse
6 20 (55.56%) IntelliJ
6 20 (55.56%) TestNG
7 18 (50.00%) Finance
8 16 (44.44%) ISEB
9 15 (41.67%) XML
10 14 (38.89%) HTML
10 14 (38.89%) Waterfall
11 13 (36.11%) Jenkins
11 13 (36.11%) Scrum
11 13 (36.11%) Subversion
11 13 (36.11%) Maven
12 12 (33.33%) SQL Server
13 11 (30.56%) Test Management
13 11 (30.56%) Firebug
14 10 (27.78%) BDD
15 9 (25.00%) Automated Testing
15 9 (25.00%) TDD
15 9 (25.00%) ISTQB
16 8 (22.22%) Cucumber
16 8 (22.22%) SpecFlow
16 8 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.33%) Big Data
3 2 (5.56%) MySQL
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 26 (72.22%) Selenium
1 26 (72.22%) WebDriver
2 24 (66.67%) HP UFT
3 20 (55.56%) Eclipse
3 20 (55.56%) IntelliJ
3 20 (55.56%) TestNG
4 13 (36.11%) Jenkins
4 13 (36.11%) Subversion
4 13 (36.11%) Maven
5 11 (30.56%) Firebug
6 8 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (22.22%) Cucumber
6 8 (22.22%) SpecFlow
7 2 (5.56%) JIRA
8 1 (2.78%) WATIR
8 1 (2.78%) LoadRunner
General
1 18 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (44.44%) Analyst
1 16 (44.44%) Test Analyst
2 6 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 6 (16.67%) Automation Test Analyst
2 6 (16.67%) Test Leader
2 6 (16.67%) Automation Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) Technical Manager
3 5 (13.89%) Lead Test Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) Technical Project Manager
4 4 (11.11%) Tester
4 4 (11.11%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Agile Project Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Automation Tester
6 2 (5.56%) Software Test Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Test Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Tester
7 1 (2.78%) Test Manager
7 1 (2.78%) QA Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Web Tester
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (41.67%) XML
2 14 (38.89%) HTML
3 4 (11.11%) .NET
3 4 (11.11%) Velocity
4 2 (5.56%) Web Services
4 2 (5.56%) Middleware
5 1 (2.78%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.78%) Spring
5 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.78%) JSON
5 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.78%) SOAP
5 1 (2.78%) WCF
5 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.78%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) PMI
1 4 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.56%) IBM Mainframe
2 2 (5.56%) Social Media
2 2 (5.56%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (80.56%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 14 (38.89%) Waterfall
4 13 (36.11%) Scrum
5 11 (30.56%) Test Management
6 10 (27.78%) BDD
7 9 (25.00%) TDD
7 9 (25.00%) Automated Testing
8 5 (13.89%) Manual Testing
9 4 (11.11%) RAD
9 4 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (8.33%) SDLC
10 3 (8.33%) RDF
10 3 (8.33%) Project Management
11 2 (5.56%) Regression Testing
11 2 (5.56%) E-Commerce
11 2 (5.56%) SOA
11 2 (5.56%) Software Testing
11 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
11 2 (5.56%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (69.44%) Java
2 23 (63.89%) C#
3 20 (55.56%) SQL
4 6 (16.67%) XPath
5 2 (5.56%) PHP
6 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.78%) VBScript
6 1 (2.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (44.44%) ISEB
2 9 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 6 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (11.11%) Degree
4 4 (11.11%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle
1 2 (5.56%) IBM
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.78%) HP
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