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 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 24 37 51
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +14
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 13 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 5.33% 0.58% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.28% 0.84% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 2
Average salary £52,500 £20,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+162.50% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
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
207 119 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 84.84% 69.19% 84.41%
Number of salaries quoted 179 114 169
Average salary £51,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 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 27 March 2015, 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 19 (76.00%) SQL
2 16 (64.00%) Security Cleared
3 15 (60.00%) Java
4 14 (56.00%) Test Automation
5 10 (40.00%) Cyber Security
6 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (32.00%) ISEB
8 7 (28.00%) Linux
8 7 (28.00%) DV Cleared
8 7 (28.00%) ISTQB
8 7 (28.00%) Degree
9 6 (24.00%) UNIX
10 5 (20.00%) Banking
10 5 (20.00%) Retail
10 5 (20.00%) Finance
10 5 (20.00%) Performance Testing
10 5 (20.00%) Bash Shell
11 4 (16.00%) Load Testing
11 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
11 4 (16.00%) Ruby
12 3 (12.00%) General Ledger
12 3 (12.00%) Selenium
12 3 (12.00%) Apache Flex
12 3 (12.00%) User Stories
12 3 (12.00%) UML
12 3 (12.00%) Oracle
13 2 (8.00%) Business Objects
13 2 (8.00%) JDBC
13 2 (8.00%) Python
13 2 (8.00%) SAS

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 (8.00%) SAS
2 1 (4.00%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) MySQL
1 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Selenium
2 2 (8.00%) JIRA
3 1 (4.00%) Liquibase
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
1 5 (20.00%) Banking
1 5 (20.00%) Retail
2 3 (12.00%) General Ledger
3 1 (4.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Analyst
1 10 (40.00%) Test Analyst
2 9 (36.00%) Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Test Leader
4 3 (12.00%) Performance Test Leader
4 3 (12.00%) Performance Test Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Performance Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Developer Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Lead Test Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Test Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Integration Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) Apache Flex
2 2 (8.00%) JDBC
3 1 (4.00%) POSIX
3 1 (4.00%) JSF
3 1 (4.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Linux
2 6 (24.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) Test Automation
2 10 (40.00%) Cyber Security
3 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (20.00%) Performance Testing
5 4 (16.00%) Load Testing
6 3 (12.00%) UML
6 3 (12.00%) User Stories
7 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (8.00%) Stress Testing
8 1 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (4.00%) System Testing
8 1 (4.00%) Time Management
8 1 (4.00%) Validation
8 1 (4.00%) Information Security
8 1 (4.00%) Test Strategy
8 1 (4.00%) DevOps
8 1 (4.00%) Test Planning
8 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 19 (76.00%) SQL
2 15 (60.00%) Java
3 5 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 4 (16.00%) Ruby
5 2 (8.00%) Python
6 1 (4.00%) Lua
6 1 (4.00%) Perl
6 1 (4.00%) C
6 1 (4.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 16 (64.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (32.00%) ISEB
3 7 (28.00%) ISTQB
3 7 (28.00%) Degree
3 7 (28.00%) DV Cleared
4 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle
2 2 (8.00%) Business Objects
3 1 (4.00%) Google
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