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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 33 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 13 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 4.50% 3.21% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.46% 4.55% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 0
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
238 110 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 82.35% 70.51% 76.35%
Number of salaries quoted 215 96 121
Average salary £44,500 £41,650 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 2 September 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 20 (71.43%) ISEB
2 13 (46.43%) SQL
3 12 (42.86%) Finance
4 10 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (35.71%) Software Testing
5 9 (32.14%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (28.57%) ISTQB
6 8 (28.57%) BusinessObjects
6 8 (28.57%) SAS
6 8 (28.57%) Oracle
7 7 (25.00%) Retail
7 7 (25.00%) SDLC
7 7 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
8 6 (21.43%) Manual Testing
8 6 (21.43%) Requirements Analysis
8 6 (21.43%) Banking
8 6 (21.43%) C
9 5 (17.86%) Linux
9 5 (17.86%) Cyber Security
10 4 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 4 (14.29%) Test Planning
10 4 (14.29%) Test Automation
10 4 (14.29%) Performance Testing
10 4 (14.29%) Java
11 3 (10.71%) UNIX
11 3 (10.71%) Python
11 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (10.71%) Selenium
11 3 (10.71%) Degree

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 8 (28.57%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Selenium
2 2 (7.14%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.57%) Toad
General
1 12 (42.86%) Finance
2 7 (25.00%) Retail
3 6 (21.43%) Banking
4 2 (7.14%) Avionics
5 1 (3.57%) Marketing
5 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.57%) Electronics
5 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (89.29%) Analyst
1 25 (89.29%) Test Analyst
2 8 (28.57%) Lead Test Analyst
3 7 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
3 7 (25.00%) Senior Test Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Developer Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Performance Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Performance Test Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Performance Test Leader
6 2 (7.14%) Integration Specialist
6 2 (7.14%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Linux
2 3 (10.71%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
1 10 (35.71%) Software Testing
2 7 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (25.00%) SDLC
3 6 (21.43%) Requirements Analysis
3 6 (21.43%) Manual Testing
4 5 (17.86%) Cyber Security
5 4 (14.29%) Test Planning
5 4 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 4 (14.29%) Performance Testing
6 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (7.14%) User Stories
8 1 (3.57%) Load Testing
8 1 (3.57%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (3.57%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (46.43%) SQL
2 6 (21.43%) C
3 4 (14.29%) Java
4 3 (10.71%) Python
5 2 (7.14%) Perl
5 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.57%) Ruby
6 1 (3.57%) Lua
Qualifications
1 20 (71.43%) ISEB
2 8 (28.57%) ISTQB
3 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
4 4 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (10.71%) DV Cleared
5 3 (10.71%) Degree
6 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (7.14%) VMware
3 1 (3.57%) SAP
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