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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 35 28 31
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 2 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 1.14% 1.36% 2.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.48% 1.56% 4.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 4
Average salary £25,972 £25,000 £27,826
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.88% -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
135 128 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 77.14% 87.07% 69.71%
Number of salaries quoted 103 113 138
Average salary £37,500 £31,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.96% -16.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,000 £27,793
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,015 £42,850
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 11 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 4 (100.00%) ISEB
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Manual Testing
2 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Automotive
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) Data Security
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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.

General
1 3 (75.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Manual Testing
2 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) Data Security
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) ISEB