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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 61 58 64
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 54 42 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.67% 4.03% 2.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.20% 4.60% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 34 31 17
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,150 £32,000 £34,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
1038 914 669
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 89.79% 87.72% 80.02%
Number of salaries quoted 816 748 564
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £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 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 26 September 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 26 September 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
Gloucester -3 17 £40,000 +25.00% 2
Cheltenham -8 17 £38,500 +10.00% 2
Stroud - 5 £38,500 -
Test Scripting
South West

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 45 (59.21%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (48.68%) Security Cleared
3 34 (44.74%) Python
4 31 (40.79%) Selenium
5 30 (39.47%) ISTQB
6 29 (38.16%) Regression Testing
7 26 (34.21%) Linux
8 25 (32.89%) ISEB
9 24 (31.58%) DV Cleared
9 24 (31.58%) SDLC
10 22 (28.95%) Hyper-V
10 22 (28.95%) VMware Infrastructure
10 22 (28.95%) ITIL
10 22 (28.95%) VMware
11 21 (27.63%) Automated Testing
12 20 (26.32%) C++
12 20 (26.32%) Java
12 20 (26.32%) SQL
13 18 (23.68%) Scrum
13 18 (23.68%) Time Management
14 17 (22.37%) Microsoft
15 16 (21.05%) Windows
15 16 (21.05%) C
15 16 (21.05%) Manual Testing
15 16 (21.05%) Cybersecurity
16 14 (18.42%) Internet
16 14 (18.42%) User Acceptance Testing
17 13 (17.11%) SCCM
17 13 (17.11%) SharePoint
17 13 (17.11%) MS Exchange

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 13 (17.11%) MS Exchange
1 13 (17.11%) SharePoint
1 13 (17.11%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.32%) Apache Solr
2 1 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.32%) Moodle
Applications
1 8 (10.53%) MS Office
2 3 (3.95%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) SAP CRM
1 1 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 14 (18.42%) Internet
2 11 (14.47%) RS-485
3 10 (13.16%) Modbus
3 10 (13.16%) TCP/IP
3 10 (13.16%) Wireless
4 4 (5.26%) DNS
4 4 (5.26%) Intranet
4 4 (5.26%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.63%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.32%) GIS
2 1 (1.32%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.32%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.32%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 31 (40.79%) Selenium
2 13 (17.11%) Jenkins
3 9 (11.84%) Cucumber
4 8 (10.53%) SoapUI
4 8 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (7.89%) Selenium IDE
6 5 (6.58%) ClearCase
7 4 (5.26%) JIRA
8 3 (3.95%) TestDirector
9 2 (2.63%) SpecFlow
10 1 (1.32%) Ant
10 1 (1.32%) Eclipse
10 1 (1.32%) Git (software)
10 1 (1.32%) Hudson
10 1 (1.32%) JMeter
10 1 (1.32%) JUnit
10 1 (1.32%) Rational DOORS
10 1 (1.32%) TeamCity
10 1 (1.32%) Visual Studio
10 1 (1.32%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (5.26%) Finance
2 3 (3.95%) Marketing
3 2 (2.63%) Banking
4 1 (1.32%) Advertising
4 1 (1.32%) Back Office
4 1 (1.32%) Billing
4 1 (1.32%) Electronics
4 1 (1.32%) Local Government
4 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (50.00%) Analyst
2 36 (47.37%) Test Analyst
3 20 (26.32%) Tester
4 14 (18.42%) Test Engineer
5 11 (14.47%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 11 (14.47%) Embedded Engineer
5 11 (14.47%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 11 (14.47%) Security Analyst
5 11 (14.47%) Software Engineer
5 11 (14.47%) Software Tester
6 9 (11.84%) Integration Engineer
6 9 (11.84%) Software Analyst
6 9 (11.84%) Software Test Analyst
6 9 (11.84%) Test and Integration Engineer
7 8 (10.53%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
8 6 (7.89%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
8 6 (7.89%) Senior Software Engineer
8 6 (7.89%) Web Tester
9 4 (5.26%) Integration Analyst
9 4 (5.26%) Integration Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.95%) XML
2 1 (1.32%) JSON
2 1 (1.32%) REST
2 1 (1.32%) Web Services
2 1 (1.32%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.47%) Device Driver
2 10 (13.16%) Internet of Things
3 5 (6.58%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.26%) Mobile Computing
5 3 (3.95%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.95%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.32%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 26 (34.21%) Linux
2 16 (21.05%) Windows
3 11 (14.47%) CentOS
4 5 (6.58%) Windows Server
5 4 (5.26%) Apple iOS
5 4 (5.26%) VMS
5 4 (5.26%) Windows 7
5 4 (5.26%) Windows 8
5 4 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (59.21%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (38.16%) Regression Testing
3 24 (31.58%) SDLC
4 22 (28.95%) ITIL
5 21 (27.63%) Automated Testing
6 18 (23.68%) Scrum
6 18 (23.68%) Time Management
7 16 (21.05%) Cybersecurity
7 16 (21.05%) Manual Testing
8 14 (18.42%) User Acceptance Testing
9 13 (17.11%) Non-Functional Testing
10 12 (15.79%) Programme Management
10 12 (15.79%) Software Engineering
11 11 (14.47%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (14.47%) ITIL V3
12 10 (13.16%) Energy Management
12 10 (13.16%) Validation
13 9 (11.84%) Functional Testing
13 9 (11.84%) Software Testing
14 8 (10.53%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 34 (44.74%) Python
2 20 (26.32%) C++
2 20 (26.32%) Java
2 20 (26.32%) SQL
3 16 (21.05%) C
4 11 (14.47%) Embedded C
4 11 (14.47%) Embedded C++
4 11 (14.47%) Ruby
5 9 (11.84%) Perl
6 3 (3.95%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.63%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.63%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.32%) C#
8 1 (1.32%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 37 (48.68%) Security Cleared
2 30 (39.47%) ISTQB
3 25 (32.89%) ISEB
4 24 (31.58%) DV Cleared
5 12 (15.79%) SC Cleared
6 9 (11.84%) Degree
7 8 (10.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (1.32%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.53%) QA
2 5 (6.58%) MISRA
2 5 (6.58%) MISRA C
System Software
1 22 (28.95%) Hyper-V
1 22 (28.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (5.26%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 13 (17.11%) SCCM
2 9 (11.84%) SCOM
3 6 (7.89%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (5.26%) AirWatch
4 4 (5.26%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 22 (28.95%) VMware
2 17 (22.37%) Microsoft
3 11 (14.47%) Red Hat
4 4 (5.26%) Altiris
4 4 (5.26%) Citrix
4 4 (5.26%) Oracle
4 4 (5.26%) Veritas
5 3 (3.95%) HP
6 2 (2.63%) SAP
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Posted: 5 hours ago
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Posted: 18 days ago
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