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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Gloucestershire / Gloucester
Rank 36 30 27
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 17 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 5.11% 4.85% 4.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.72% 5.52% 5.33%
Number of salaries quoted 16 7 8
Median salary £36,250 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.37% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £38,000 £40,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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
297 145 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 89.19% 87.88% 88.24%
Number of salaries quoted 277 102 126
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
Salary Histogram in Gloucester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Gloucester region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 26 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (75.00%) DV Cleared
2 24 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 20 (62.50%) Cucumber
3 20 (62.50%) Linux
3 20 (62.50%) Python
4 19 (59.38%) Java
4 19 (59.38%) Selenium
5 18 (56.25%) Cybersecurity
5 18 (56.25%) C++
6 16 (50.00%) VMware
6 16 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 16 (50.00%) Hyper-V
7 15 (46.88%) SDLC
8 12 (37.50%) Validation
8 12 (37.50%) Perl
8 12 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (31.25%) ISTQB
9 10 (31.25%) ISEB
10 9 (28.13%) HP Quality Center
11 8 (25.00%) SC Cleared
11 8 (25.00%) SQL
12 7 (21.88%) C#
12 7 (21.88%) Windows
12 7 (21.88%) Regression Testing
12 7 (21.88%) Functional Testing
13 6 (18.75%) Non-Functional Testing
13 6 (18.75%) Test Automation
13 6 (18.75%) JMeter
13 6 (18.75%) Ruby

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 4 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 4 (12.50%) Skype for Business
2 2 (6.25%) NetWeaver
2 2 (6.25%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) DNS
1 1 (3.13%) Internet
1 1 (3.13%) Intranet
1 1 (3.13%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (6.25%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 20 (62.50%) Cucumber
2 19 (59.38%) Selenium
3 6 (18.75%) JMeter
3 6 (18.75%) LoadRunner
4 3 (9.38%) TestDirector
5 2 (6.25%) HP UFT
5 2 (6.25%) WinRunner
6 1 (3.13%) ClearCase
6 1 (3.13%) JIRA
6 1 (3.13%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Electronics
3 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.13%) Marketing
3 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (56.25%) Test Engineer
2 13 (40.63%) Analyst
3 12 (37.50%) Integration Engineer
3 12 (37.50%) Test Analyst
3 12 (37.50%) Test and Integration Engineer
4 11 (34.38%) Software Integration Engineer
4 11 (34.38%) Software Test Engineer
5 6 (18.75%) Test Automation Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Tester
7 3 (9.38%) Automation Test Lead
7 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
9 1 (3.13%) Automation Tester
9 1 (3.13%) Integration Analyst
9 1 (3.13%) Integration Test Analyst
9 1 (3.13%) Senior Test Analyst
9 1 (3.13%) Software Analyst
9 1 (3.13%) Software Test Analyst
9 1 (3.13%) Testing Analyst
9 1 (3.13%) Web Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.25%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.13%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 20 (62.50%) Linux
2 7 (21.88%) Windows
3 2 (6.25%) Unix
4 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (56.25%) Cybersecurity
3 15 (46.88%) SDLC
4 12 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (37.50%) Validation
5 7 (21.88%) Functional Testing
5 7 (21.88%) Regression Testing
6 6 (18.75%) Non-Functional Testing
6 6 (18.75%) Test Automation
7 4 (12.50%) Scrum
8 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (9.38%) ITIL
8 3 (9.38%) Software Testing
8 3 (9.38%) Test Planning
9 2 (6.25%) CRM
9 2 (6.25%) Defect Management
9 2 (6.25%) Defect Tracking
9 2 (6.25%) E-Commerce
9 2 (6.25%) People Management
9 2 (6.25%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (62.50%) Python
2 19 (59.38%) Java
3 18 (56.25%) C++
4 12 (37.50%) Perl
5 8 (25.00%) SQL
6 7 (21.88%) C#
7 6 (18.75%) Ruby
8 2 (6.25%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 24 (75.00%) DV Cleared
1 24 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (31.25%) ISEB
2 10 (31.25%) ISTQB
3 8 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (6.25%) Degree
5 1 (3.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 16 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 16 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (3.13%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (28.13%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (12.50%) SCCM
3 3 (9.38%) SCOM
4 1 (3.13%) AirWatch
4 1 (3.13%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 16 (50.00%) VMware
2 6 (18.75%) HP
3 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.50%) Oracle
4 3 (9.38%) SAP
5 1 (3.13%) Altiris
5 1 (3.13%) Citrix
5 1 (3.13%) Veritas