The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 79 74 80
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 21 25 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.15% 2.42% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.49% 2.86% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 20 18 10
Median salary £38,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -17.64%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
Test Scripting
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
845 874 770
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 86.67% 84.61% 80.12%
Number of salaries quoted 624 717 619
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 £33,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
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 Gloucestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Test Scripting
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham -11 7 £34,316 +0.93% 3
Gloucester -4 4 £41,250 -7.30% 1
Stroud - 1 £38,500 -
Test Scripting
South West

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 25 (58.14%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (41.86%) Security Cleared
3 17 (39.53%) Python
4 14 (32.56%) Linux
4 14 (32.56%) Selenium
5 12 (27.91%) Automated Testing
5 12 (27.91%) ISTQB
6 11 (25.58%) ISEB
7 10 (23.26%) ITIL
8 9 (20.93%) Manual Testing
8 9 (20.93%) Java
8 9 (20.93%) SQL
8 9 (20.93%) Regression Testing
8 9 (20.93%) DV Cleared
9 8 (18.60%) Bash Shell
9 8 (18.60%) Functional Testing
9 8 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (18.60%) Windows
10 7 (16.28%) C++
10 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
11 6 (13.95%) Degree
11 6 (13.95%) Software Testing
11 6 (13.95%) Software Engineering
11 6 (13.95%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (13.95%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (13.95%) Scrum
11 6 (13.95%) Selenium IDE
11 6 (13.95%) Jenkins
11 6 (13.95%) Cybersecurity
11 6 (13.95%) Waterfall

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (6.98%) MS Exchange
1 3 (6.98%) SharePoint
1 3 (6.98%) Skype for Business
2 2 (4.65%) IIS
2 2 (4.65%) Moodle
2 2 (4.65%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.33%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (11.63%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.98%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) RS-485
2 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.33%) GIS
2 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.33%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 14 (32.56%) Selenium
2 6 (13.95%) Jenkins
2 6 (13.95%) Selenium IDE
2 6 (13.95%) SoapUI
2 6 (13.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (9.30%) JIRA
4 3 (6.98%) JMeter
5 2 (4.65%) NeoLoad
5 2 (4.65%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.33%) Ant
6 1 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (2.33%) ClearCase
6 1 (2.33%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.33%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.33%) JUnit
6 1 (2.33%) Maven
6 1 (2.33%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (2.33%) TestDirector
General
1 2 (4.65%) Banking
1 2 (4.65%) Finance
1 2 (4.65%) Local Government
1 2 (4.65%) Marketing
2 1 (2.33%) Avionics
2 1 (2.33%) Back Office
2 1 (2.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 21 (48.84%) Analyst
2 20 (46.51%) Test Analyst
3 12 (27.91%) Tester
4 10 (23.26%) Software Tester
5 7 (16.28%) Software Analyst
5 7 (16.28%) Software Test Analyst
6 6 (13.95%) Test Engineer
7 5 (11.63%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 5 (11.63%) Embedded Engineer
7 5 (11.63%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 5 (11.63%) Security Analyst
7 5 (11.63%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
7 5 (11.63%) Senior Software Engineer
7 5 (11.63%) Software Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
8 3 (6.98%) Senior Software Tester
8 3 (6.98%) Senior Tester
8 3 (6.98%) Web Tester
9 2 (4.65%) Systems Developer
9 2 (4.65%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) Web Services
2 2 (4.65%) .NET
2 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET
2 2 (4.65%) SOAP
2 2 (4.65%) WCF
2 2 (4.65%) WinForms
2 2 (4.65%) WPF
3 1 (2.33%) JSON
3 1 (2.33%) REST
3 1 (2.33%) XML
3 1 (2.33%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.63%) Computer Science
3 4 (9.30%) Device Driver
3 4 (9.30%) Management Information System
3 4 (9.30%) Mathematics
4 2 (4.65%) Cybercrime
4 2 (4.65%) Visualisation
4 2 (4.65%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 14 (32.56%) Linux
2 8 (18.60%) Windows
3 5 (11.63%) CentOS
4 4 (9.30%) VMS
5 1 (2.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (58.14%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (27.91%) Automated Testing
3 10 (23.26%) ITIL
4 9 (20.93%) Manual Testing
4 9 (20.93%) Regression Testing
5 8 (18.60%) Functional Testing
6 6 (13.95%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (13.95%) Mentoring
6 6 (13.95%) Scrum
6 6 (13.95%) Software Engineering
6 6 (13.95%) Software Testing
6 6 (13.95%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (13.95%) Waterfall
7 5 (11.63%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (11.63%) ITIL V3
7 5 (11.63%) Non-Functional Testing
7 5 (11.63%) Programme Management
7 5 (11.63%) SDLC
7 5 (11.63%) Systems Analysis
7 5 (11.63%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 17 (39.53%) Python
2 9 (20.93%) Java
2 9 (20.93%) SQL
3 8 (18.60%) Bash Shell
4 7 (16.28%) C++
5 5 (11.63%) C
5 5 (11.63%) Embedded C
5 5 (11.63%) Ruby
6 4 (9.30%) Embedded C++
7 3 (6.98%) C#
8 2 (4.65%) JavaScript
8 2 (4.65%) PL/SQL
8 2 (4.65%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.33%) Perl
9 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (41.86%) Security Cleared
2 12 (27.91%) ISTQB
3 11 (25.58%) ISEB
4 9 (20.93%) DV Cleared
5 6 (13.95%) Degree
6 3 (6.98%) SC Cleared
7 2 (4.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (2.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) MISRA
System Software
1 4 (9.30%) Hyper-V
2 3 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (6.98%) SCCM
2 3 (6.98%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.63%) Oracle
2 5 (11.63%) Red Hat
3 4 (9.30%) HP
3 4 (9.30%) VMware
4 1 (2.33%) SAP
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