The first table below looks at the demand for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Gloucestershire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 76 70 87
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +17
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 10 9 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.14% 1.09% 1.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.54% 1.42% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 17
Average salary £42,500 £24,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+77.08% -40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
650 634 952
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 73.86% 76.48% 74.09%
Number of salaries quoted 518 582 874
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Test Scripting
South West

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester 0 6 £42,500 +77.08% 2
Cheltenham -14 1 £32,500 +35.41% 1
Test Scripting
South West

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 11 (55.00%) SQL
2 10 (50.00%) Java
2 10 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 10 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 9 (45.00%) .NET
3 9 (45.00%) JSF
4 6 (30.00%) Automated Testing
4 6 (30.00%) ISEB
5 5 (25.00%) Software Testing
6 4 (20.00%) ISTQB
6 4 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (20.00%) Business Analysis
6 4 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (20.00%) Finance
7 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
7 3 (15.00%) Test Strategy
7 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (10.00%) Billing
8 2 (10.00%) Manual Testing
8 2 (10.00%) System Testing
8 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
8 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (5.00%) Change Control
9 1 (5.00%) Black-Box Testing
9 1 (5.00%) Performance Engineering
9 1 (5.00%) Email Management
9 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
9 1 (5.00%) Spreadsheet

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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.

Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.00%) MS Project
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP CRM
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) ClearQuest
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Billing
3 1 (5.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 18 (90.00%) Analyst
2 17 (85.00%) Test Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Agile Test Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Business Analyst Team Leader
4 1 (5.00%) Tester
4 1 (5.00%) Systems Tester
4 1 (5.00%) Team Leader
4 1 (5.00%) Support Team Leader
4 1 (5.00%) SAP Business Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Systems Test Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) SAP Support
4 1 (5.00%) SAP Team Leader
4 1 (5.00%) SAP Support Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) .NET
1 9 (45.00%) JSF
2 1 (5.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (30.00%) Automated Testing
3 5 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 4 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (15.00%) Test Strategy
5 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.00%) Manual Testing
6 2 (10.00%) System Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (5.00%) Change Control
7 1 (5.00%) Black-Box Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Performance Engineering
7 1 (5.00%) Email Management
7 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.00%) V-Model
7 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
7 1 (5.00%) CRM
7 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) SQL
2 10 (50.00%) Java
3 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 10 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (30.00%) ISEB
3 4 (20.00%) ISTQB
3 4 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (5.00%) Degree
4 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) SAP
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
ISL
Salary: £30000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + strong package
Posted: 6 days ago