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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 43 34 30
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -4
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 1 18 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 0.42% 5.66% 2.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 6.41% 4.10%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 5
Average salary - £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.52%
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
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
213 281 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 89.12% 88.36% 71.35%
Number of salaries quoted 117 234 118
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,500 £54,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Gloucester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 7 (77.78%) Software Testing
2 6 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 6 (66.67%) ISEB
2 6 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 6 (66.67%) C
3 3 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) JIRA
3 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) Visualisation
4 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
4 2 (22.22%) NeoLoad
4 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (22.22%) Cybercrime
4 2 (22.22%) WCF
4 2 (22.22%) WPF
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Requirements Management
4 2 (22.22%) JMeter
4 2 (22.22%) WinForms
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) .NET
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle
4 2 (22.22%) WebLogic
4 2 (22.22%) IIS
4 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
4 2 (22.22%) SOAP

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) IIS
1 2 (22.22%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) JIRA
2 2 (22.22%) JMeter
2 2 (22.22%) NeoLoad
2 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
3 1 (11.11%) HP UFT
3 1 (11.11%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Analyst
1 9 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 6 (66.67%) Manual Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Automation Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Test Scripter
3 1 (11.11%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
1 2 (22.22%) SOAP
1 2 (22.22%) WCF
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
1 2 (22.22%) WinForms
1 2 (22.22%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (22.22%) Cybercrime
1 2 (22.22%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Software Testing
2 6 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Requirements Management
4 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C
2 3 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
3 2 (22.22%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) ISEB
1 6 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
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