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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 61 75 76
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +1
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 46 24 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.26% 2.45% 1.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.75% 2.81% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 32 19 13
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 £35,000 £32,000 £33,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,600 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
968 854 663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 89.71% 87.05% 80.46%
Number of salaries quoted 783 708 544
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,500 £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 30 August 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 30 August 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 +8 19 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Cheltenham -11 10 £41,750 +19.28% 2
Stroud - 2 £37,250 - 1
Test Scripting
South West

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 38 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (51.47%) Security Cleared
3 30 (44.12%) Python
4 28 (41.18%) ISTQB
5 26 (38.24%) Selenium
6 23 (33.82%) Linux
6 23 (33.82%) ISEB
6 23 (33.82%) Regression Testing
6 23 (33.82%) DV Cleared
7 22 (32.35%) SDLC
8 21 (30.88%) Hyper-V
8 21 (30.88%) VMware Infrastructure
8 21 (30.88%) ITIL
8 21 (30.88%) VMware
9 19 (27.94%) Java
9 19 (27.94%) SQL
10 18 (26.47%) C++
11 17 (25.00%) Automated Testing
12 16 (23.53%) Scrum
13 15 (22.06%) Windows
13 15 (22.06%) Microsoft
13 15 (22.06%) Cybersecurity
14 14 (20.59%) Manual Testing
15 13 (19.12%) Skype for Business
15 13 (19.12%) SharePoint
15 13 (19.12%) MS Exchange
15 13 (19.12%) C
15 13 (19.12%) SCCM
16 12 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
16 12 (17.65%) Jenkins

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 (19.12%) MS Exchange
1 13 (19.12%) SharePoint
1 13 (19.12%) Skype for Business
2 2 (2.94%) Moodle
3 1 (1.47%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (8.82%) MS Office
2 3 (4.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) SAP CRM
1 1 (1.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.71%) Internet
2 9 (13.24%) RS-485
3 6 (8.82%) Modbus
3 6 (8.82%) TCP/IP
3 6 (8.82%) Wireless
4 4 (5.88%) DNS
4 4 (5.88%) Intranet
4 4 (5.88%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.94%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.47%) GIS
2 1 (1.47%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.47%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.47%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 26 (38.24%) Selenium
2 12 (17.65%) Jenkins
3 8 (11.76%) Cucumber
4 6 (8.82%) SoapUI
4 6 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (7.35%) ClearCase
5 5 (7.35%) Selenium IDE
6 3 (4.41%) JIRA
7 2 (2.94%) TestDirector
8 1 (1.47%) Ant
8 1 (1.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.47%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.47%) Git (software)
8 1 (1.47%) Hudson
8 1 (1.47%) JMeter
8 1 (1.47%) JUnit
8 1 (1.47%) Maven
8 1 (1.47%) SpecFlow
8 1 (1.47%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (4.41%) Finance
1 3 (4.41%) Marketing
2 2 (2.94%) Banking
2 2 (2.94%) Local Government
3 1 (1.47%) Advertising
3 1 (1.47%) Back Office
3 1 (1.47%) Billing
3 1 (1.47%) Electronics
3 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (52.94%) Analyst
2 34 (50.00%) Test Analyst
3 18 (26.47%) Tester
4 11 (16.18%) Test Engineer
5 10 (14.71%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 10 (14.71%) Security Analyst
6 9 (13.24%) Embedded Engineer
6 9 (13.24%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 9 (13.24%) Software Engineer
6 9 (13.24%) Software Tester
7 8 (11.76%) Integration Engineer
7 8 (11.76%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
7 8 (11.76%) Software Analyst
7 8 (11.76%) Software Test Analyst
7 8 (11.76%) Test and Integration Engineer
8 6 (8.82%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
8 6 (8.82%) Senior Software Engineer
9 5 (7.35%) Web Tester
10 4 (5.88%) Integration Analyst
10 4 (5.88%) Integration Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.94%) XML
2 1 (1.47%) JSON
2 1 (1.47%) REST
2 1 (1.47%) Web Services
2 1 (1.47%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.24%) Device Driver
2 6 (8.82%) Internet of Things
3 4 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.88%) Mobile Computing
4 3 (4.41%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.94%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.94%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.94%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 23 (33.82%) Linux
2 15 (22.06%) Windows
3 10 (14.71%) CentOS
4 5 (7.35%) Windows Server
5 4 (5.88%) Apple iOS
5 4 (5.88%) VMS
5 4 (5.88%) Windows 7
5 4 (5.88%) Windows 8
5 4 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (33.82%) Regression Testing
3 22 (32.35%) SDLC
4 21 (30.88%) ITIL
5 17 (25.00%) Automated Testing
6 16 (23.53%) Scrum
7 15 (22.06%) Cybersecurity
8 14 (20.59%) Manual Testing
9 12 (17.65%) Time Management
9 12 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
10 11 (16.18%) Non-Functional Testing
10 11 (16.18%) Programme Management
11 10 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (14.71%) ITIL V3
11 10 (14.71%) Software Engineering
12 9 (13.24%) Validation
13 8 (11.76%) Software Testing
14 7 (10.29%) Functional Testing
14 7 (10.29%) Test Strategy
15 6 (8.82%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 30 (44.12%) Python
2 19 (27.94%) Java
2 19 (27.94%) SQL
3 18 (26.47%) C++
4 13 (19.12%) C
5 10 (14.71%) Ruby
6 9 (13.24%) Embedded C
6 9 (13.24%) Embedded C++
7 8 (11.76%) Perl
8 3 (4.41%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.94%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.94%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.47%) C#
10 1 (1.47%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 35 (51.47%) Security Cleared
2 28 (41.18%) ISTQB
3 23 (33.82%) DV Cleared
3 23 (33.82%) ISEB
4 12 (17.65%) SC Cleared
5 7 (10.29%) Degree
5 7 (10.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.47%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.29%) QA
2 3 (4.41%) MISRA
2 3 (4.41%) MISRA C
System Software
1 21 (30.88%) Hyper-V
1 21 (30.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (5.88%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 13 (19.12%) SCCM
2 9 (13.24%) SCOM
3 4 (5.88%) AirWatch
3 4 (5.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 4 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (30.88%) VMware
2 15 (22.06%) Microsoft
3 10 (14.71%) Red Hat
4 4 (5.88%) Altiris
4 4 (5.88%) Citrix
4 4 (5.88%) Oracle
4 4 (5.88%) Veritas
5 2 (2.94%) HP
5 2 (2.94%) SAP
Stroud, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Flexible + bonus and benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Spirax Sarco
Posted: 21 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Spirax Sarco
Posted: 21 days ago