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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 33 22 41
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +19
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 1 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 0.74% 7.41% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 9.35% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 2
Average salary - £30,000 £26,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
117 107 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 86.67% 79.26% 81.55%
Number of salaries quoted 114 75 151
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,500 £20,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,300 £36,700 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 10 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 6 (75.00%) Functional Testing
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (25.00%) QA
2 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) C
3 1 (12.50%) Software Testing

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Analyst
2 6 (75.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) QA Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Quality Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (75.00%) Functional Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA