The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 30 25 20
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -5
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 1 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 0.74% 0.78% 3.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 1.04% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 4
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -33.33%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Test Scripting
West Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gatwick region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
120 96 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 88.89% 74.42% 74.51%
Number of salaries quoted 114 79 69
Median salary £55,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.90% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

The demand trend of job ads across the Gatwick 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 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 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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 Gatwick region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 6 (75.00%) ISEB
2 5 (62.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
3 4 (50.00%) SDLC
3 4 (50.00%) HP
3 4 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 4 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Degree
3 4 (50.00%) Integration Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Time Management
3 4 (50.00%) MS Project
3 4 (50.00%) ISO 9001
3 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (50.00%) Primavera
4 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
4 3 (37.50%) Test Planning
5 2 (25.00%) Defect Management
5 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (25.00%) User Stories
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) QMS
5 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Quality Management
6 1 (12.50%) JMeter
6 1 (12.50%) IBM
6 1 (12.50%) HTTP
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (12.50%) Java
6 1 (12.50%) JavaScript

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick 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 4 (50.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JMeter
1 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner
1 1 (12.50%) Selenium
General
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Test Leader
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Database Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) QA Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Test Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Test Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 4 (50.00%) SDLC
1 4 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
1 4 (50.00%) Test Strategy
1 4 (50.00%) Time Management
2 3 (37.50%) Test Planning
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Defect Management
3 2 (25.00%) QMS
3 2 (25.00%) Quality Management
3 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) User Stories
3 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) QA Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) ISEB
2 5 (62.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (50.00%) Degree
4 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
5 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) IBM
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle