The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 38 39 33
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 4 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 1.67% 3.64% 4.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.96% 4.37% 5.92%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 8
Median salary £41,250 £44,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.82% +5.29%
UK excluding London median salary £35,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +4.28%
Test Scripting
Gloucestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
204 252 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 85.36% 83.44% 74.88%
Number of salaries quoted 120 215 123
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

The demand trend of job ads across the Gloucester 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 Gloucester

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Gloucester

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Gloucester region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (50.00%) Performance Testing
3 3 (50.00%) SCCM
3 3 (50.00%) SCOM
3 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) JIRA
3 3 (50.00%) Skype for Business
4 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
4 2 (33.33%) NeoLoad
4 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (33.33%) Cybercrime
4 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
4 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (33.33%) IIS
2 2 (33.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (33.33%) JMeter
2 2 (33.33%) NeoLoad
2 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (16.67%) TestDirector
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
1 6 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Tester
3 2 (33.33%) Software Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 2 (33.33%) SOAP
1 2 (33.33%) WCF
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
1 2 (33.33%) WinForms
1 2 (33.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (33.33%) Cybercrime
1 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Requirements Management
3 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) ISEB
3 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) SCCM
1 3 (50.00%) SCOM
2 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle