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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 22 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 9 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 8.41% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.78% - -
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
92 88 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 85.98% 90.72% 91.71%
Number of salaries quoted 86 75 145
Average salary £47,500 £52,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.65% +15.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £38,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
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
Salary Histogram in Gatwick

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Gatwick region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Gatwick

Test Scripting
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 12 (63.16%) ISEB
1 12 (63.16%) ISTQB
2 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (52.63%) QuickTest Pro
2 10 (52.63%) VBScript
2 10 (52.63%) VB
2 10 (52.63%) HP
2 10 (52.63%) Test Automation
2 10 (52.63%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (31.58%) Scrum
4 5 (26.32%) Regression Testing
5 4 (21.05%) TDD
5 4 (21.05%) BDD
5 4 (21.05%) ATDD
6 3 (15.79%) Internet
6 3 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (15.79%) Performance Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Retail
7 2 (10.53%) Software Testing

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 (15.79%) Internet
Development Applications
1 10 (52.63%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 2 (10.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Test Engineer
1 10 (52.63%) Automation Engineer
1 10 (52.63%) Test Automation Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Tester
2 5 (26.32%) Web Tester
3 4 (21.05%) Business Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Agile Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (52.63%) Test Automation
2 6 (31.58%) Scrum
3 5 (26.32%) Regression Testing
4 4 (21.05%) TDD
4 4 (21.05%) BDD
4 4 (21.05%) ATDD
5 3 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (15.79%) Performance Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) VBScript
1 10 (52.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (63.16%) ISEB
1 12 (63.16%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 10 (52.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) HP