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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 67 71 71
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 37 24 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.03% 2.61% 2.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.42% 2.94% 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 35 18 16
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £29,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +36.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,050 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,750 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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
838 816 859
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 91.38% 88.60% 87.47%
Number of salaries quoted 688 548 707
Median salary £45,000 £49,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.16% +15.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017. 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 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 +1 15 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Stroud +2 7 £40,000 +8.84%
Cheltenham 0 6 £50,000 +25.00%
Cirencester +7 5 £55,000 +71.87% 2
Test Scripting
South West

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 60 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (53.33%) Selenium
3 46 (51.11%) Python
4 39 (43.33%) Linux
4 39 (43.33%) Security Cleared
5 36 (40.00%) C++
5 36 (40.00%) Java
6 31 (34.44%) Cybersecurity
7 29 (32.22%) DV Cleared
8 27 (30.00%) Cucumber
8 27 (30.00%) Regression Testing
9 26 (28.89%) ISEB
10 25 (27.78%) SDLC
11 23 (25.56%) ISTQB
12 22 (24.44%) Automated Testing
13 21 (23.33%) HP Quality Center
14 20 (22.22%) Windows
15 19 (21.11%) Continuous Integration
16 18 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
16 18 (20.00%) Perl
16 18 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
17 17 (18.89%) C#
17 17 (18.89%) Scrum
18 16 (17.78%) Ruby
18 16 (17.78%) Waterfall
19 15 (16.67%) Test Automation
19 15 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
19 15 (16.67%) Hyper-V
19 15 (16.67%) Time Management
19 15 (16.67%) VMware

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 (3.33%) SAS
2 2 (2.22%) NetWeaver
3 1 (1.11%) CMS
3 1 (1.11%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.11%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.11%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (3.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.33%) Unit4 Business World
2 2 (2.22%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.22%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.89%) Internet
1 8 (8.89%) Modbus
1 8 (8.89%) RS-485
1 8 (8.89%) TCP/IP
1 8 (8.89%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (2.22%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.11%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 48 (53.33%) Selenium
2 27 (30.00%) Cucumber
3 12 (13.33%) SoapUI
3 12 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (11.11%) JMeter
4 10 (11.11%) LoadRunner
5 9 (10.00%) Selenium IDE
6 8 (8.89%) JIRA
7 6 (6.67%) Jenkins
8 5 (5.56%) Bugzilla
8 5 (5.56%) SpecFlow
9 4 (4.44%) TestDirector
10 2 (2.22%) HP UFT
10 2 (2.22%) WebDriver
10 2 (2.22%) WinRunner
11 1 (1.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (1.11%) Gatling
11 1 (1.11%) Git (software)
11 1 (1.11%) PHPUnit
General
1 12 (13.33%) Finance
2 8 (8.89%) Banking
3 5 (5.56%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.22%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.11%) Advertising
5 1 (1.11%) Back Office
5 1 (1.11%) Games
5 1 (1.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 30 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 29 (32.22%) Analyst
3 26 (28.89%) Test Analyst
4 14 (15.56%) Integration Engineer
4 14 (15.56%) Test and Integration Engineer
5 13 (14.44%) Test Automation Engineer
5 13 (14.44%) Tester
6 12 (13.33%) Software Engineer
6 12 (13.33%) Software Test Engineer
7 11 (12.22%) Software Integration Engineer
8 9 (10.00%) Automation Tester
9 8 (8.89%) Embedded Engineer
9 8 (8.89%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 8 (8.89%) Manual Tester
9 8 (8.89%) Test Specialist
10 7 (7.78%) Software Tester
10 7 (7.78%) Test Automation Specialist
11 6 (6.67%) Automation Test Lead
12 5 (5.56%) Cybersecurity Analyst
12 5 (5.56%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.44%) ISPF
2 3 (3.33%) XML
3 1 (1.11%) HTML
3 1 (1.11%) REST
3 1 (1.11%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.89%) Device Driver
1 8 (8.89%) Industrial Internet of Things
1 8 (8.89%) Internet of Things
2 7 (7.78%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.56%) Fintech
3 5 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.44%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.44%) IBM Mainframe
4 4 (4.44%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.11%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 39 (43.33%) Linux
2 20 (22.22%) Windows
3 5 (5.56%) CentOS
4 4 (4.44%) FreeBSD
4 4 (4.44%) Mac OS X
5 3 (3.33%) VMS
6 2 (2.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (34.44%) Cybersecurity
3 27 (30.00%) Regression Testing
4 25 (27.78%) SDLC
5 22 (24.44%) Automated Testing
6 19 (21.11%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
7 18 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 17 (18.89%) Scrum
9 16 (17.78%) Waterfall
10 15 (16.67%) Test Automation
10 15 (16.67%) Time Management
11 14 (15.56%) Validation
12 13 (14.44%) Software Engineering
13 11 (12.22%) Functional Testing
13 11 (12.22%) Mentoring
13 11 (12.22%) Smoke Testing
14 10 (11.11%) Manual Testing
15 8 (8.89%) Energy Management
15 8 (8.89%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 46 (51.11%) Python
2 36 (40.00%) C++
2 36 (40.00%) Java
3 18 (20.00%) Perl
4 17 (18.89%) C#
5 16 (17.78%) Ruby
6 15 (16.67%) C
7 10 (11.11%) SQL
8 8 (8.89%) Embedded C
8 8 (8.89%) Embedded C++
9 4 (4.44%) Bash Shell
9 4 (4.44%) JavaScript
9 4 (4.44%) JCL
9 4 (4.44%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 39 (43.33%) Security Cleared
2 29 (32.22%) DV Cleared
3 26 (28.89%) ISEB
4 23 (25.56%) ISTQB
5 13 (14.44%) Degree
6 4 (4.44%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.22%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (1.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.56%) QA
2 4 (4.44%) MISRA
2 4 (4.44%) MISRA C
System Software
1 15 (16.67%) Hyper-V
1 15 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.44%) RACF
2 4 (4.44%) Time Sharing Option
2 4 (4.44%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 2 (2.22%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 21 (23.33%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (4.44%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.11%) SCCM
3 1 (1.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (16.67%) VMware
2 12 (13.33%) HP
3 9 (10.00%) Oracle
4 6 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 5 (5.56%) Red Hat
5 5 (5.56%) SAP
6 4 (4.44%) IBM
7 1 (1.11%) Sitecore
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £20k - 40k per year + Incredible Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 per annum + bonus, pension, on-site gym
Posted: 6 days ago