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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 15 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 2 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 2.27% 8.11% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.13% 9.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 0
Average salary £44,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
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
64 100 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 72.73% 90.09% 90.91%
Number of salaries quoted 58 92 72
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% -8.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +6.25%

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 27 March 2015.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Gatwick

Test Scripting
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) Front Office
2 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (50.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Automated Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (25.00%) Degree