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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Devon / Exeter
Rank 32 32 21
Rank change year-on-year
0 -11
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 9 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 4.41% 0.71% 5.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.84% 0.79% 6.36%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 7
Median salary £28,591 - £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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
186 126 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 91.18% 89.36% 80.29%
Number of salaries quoted 169 124 77
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,591 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £65,000
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
Salary Histogram in Exeter

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Exeter region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Exeter

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 11 (84.62%) SQL
1 11 (84.62%) Test Automation
2 10 (76.92%) Java
2 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (69.23%) Software Testing
3 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
3 9 (69.23%) Functional Testing
4 8 (61.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 8 (61.54%) ISTQB
5 7 (53.85%) BDD
6 6 (46.15%) Test Strategy
6 6 (46.15%) Test Management
6 6 (46.15%) Spock
6 6 (46.15%) Customer Requirements
6 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
6 6 (46.15%) C#
6 6 (46.15%) Python
7 5 (38.46%) XML
7 5 (38.46%) QA
7 5 (38.46%) Selenium
8 4 (30.77%) ISEB
9 3 (23.08%) JSON
9 3 (23.08%) Risk Analysis
9 3 (23.08%) SoapUI
9 3 (23.08%) SOASTA, Inc
9 3 (23.08%) Defect Management
9 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
10 2 (15.38%) Gherkin
10 2 (15.38%) Waterfall

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:

Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Internet
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Spock
2 5 (38.46%) Selenium
3 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
3 3 (23.08%) SoapUI
4 2 (15.38%) Cucumber
5 1 (7.69%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (15.38%) Banking
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Test Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) Analyst
2 6 (46.15%) Senior Software Test Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) Senior Test Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) Software Test Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) Test Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) QA Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) QA Test Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Lead Test Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Quality Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Software Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) XML
2 3 (23.08%) JSON
3 2 (15.38%) Gherkin
3 2 (15.38%) HTML
3 2 (15.38%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Test Automation
2 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (69.23%) Functional Testing
3 9 (69.23%) Software Testing
4 7 (53.85%) BDD
5 6 (46.15%) Customer Requirements
5 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
5 6 (46.15%) Test Management
5 6 (46.15%) Test Strategy
6 3 (23.08%) Defect Management
6 3 (23.08%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (15.38%) Regression Testing
7 2 (15.38%) Time Management
7 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
8 1 (7.69%) Automation Testing
8 1 (7.69%) SDLC
8 1 (7.69%) System Integration Testing
8 1 (7.69%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) SQL
2 10 (76.92%) Java
3 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
4 6 (46.15%) C#
4 6 (46.15%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) ISTQB
1 8 (61.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (30.77%) ISEB
3 2 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) SOASTA, Inc
Exeter, Devon
Colston Consulting
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