The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Exeter region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 38 21 31
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +10
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 4 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 1.75% 4.72% 3.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.93% 5.61% 3.62%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 5
Median salary £31,796 £26,750 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.86% -10.83%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Test Scripting
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Exeter region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Exeter
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
207 107 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 90.39% 84.25% 84.15%
Number of salaries quoted 172 95 100
Median salary £36,000 £36,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.68% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,846 £25,000 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

The demand trend of job ads across the Exeter 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 Exeter

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Exeter

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Exeter

Test Scripting
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 7 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 Exeter region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 5 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (60.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Test Management
2 3 (60.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Spock
3 2 (40.00%) Defect Management
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) ISEB
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) JSON
3 2 (40.00%) QA
3 2 (40.00%) Selenium
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) SoapUI
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (40.00%) SOASTA, Inc

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter 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 3 (60.00%) Spock
2 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (40.00%) Selenium
2 2 (40.00%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Software Test Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Test Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Software Test Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Test Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) QA Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) QA Test Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Quality Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) JSON
1 2 (40.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Test Management
2 3 (60.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (40.00%) Defect Management
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (60.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (40.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) SOASTA, Inc