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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 31 37 34
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 3 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 1.92% 2.11% 2.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.42% 2.41% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 3
Average salary £30,000 £25,000 £27,826
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -10.15%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Test Scripting
Devon

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
124 166 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 79.49% 87.37% 76.19%
Number of salaries quoted 94 145 169
Average salary £36,000 £30,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.00% -19.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,150 £21,000 £27,826
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,151 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Exeter region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 25 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the Exeter 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 5 (71.43%) ISEB
1 5 (71.43%) Manual Testing
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (42.86%) Regression Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Automotive
3 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Ajax
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
5 1 (14.29%) Data Security
5 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
5 1 (14.29%) CSS
5 1 (14.29%) UML
5 1 (14.29%) HTML
5 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 1 (14.29%) V-Model
5 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
5 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
5 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the Exeter 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (42.86%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
1 6 (85.71%) Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Software Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Manual Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (42.86%) Regression Testing
2 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Data Security
4 1 (14.29%) V-Model
4 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
4 1 (14.29%) UML
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) ISEB
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Exeter
WA Consultants
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Exeter
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago