The first table below looks at the demand for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Gatwick region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 24 - 34
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 0.92% - 0.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.35% - 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
74 85 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 67.89% 76.58% 97.07%
Number of salaries quoted 64 68 106
Average salary £45,750 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.66% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £39,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Test Scripting
West Sussex

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Gatwick region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Gatwick

Test Scripting
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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%) Regression Testing
2 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Performance Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Internet
3 3 (42.86%) Software Testing
3 3 (42.86%) ISTQB
3 3 (42.86%) ISEB
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 2 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
5 1 (14.29%) JIRA
5 1 (14.29%) Front Office
5 1 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) VBScript
5 1 (14.29%) VB
5 1 (14.29%) HP

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 1 (14.29%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Tester
1 5 (71.43%) Web Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Regression Testing
2 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Performance Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Software Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
5 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 1 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) VBScript
1 1 (14.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) ISEB
1 3 (42.86%) ISTQB
2 2 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) HP