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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 79 69 86
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +17
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 22 38 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.04% 3.51% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.36% 4.08% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 20 27 8
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 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
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
931 931 797
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 86.36% 85.96% 82.16%
Number of salaries quoted 619 758 656
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 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
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 29 May 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 29 May 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 -12 13 £39,500 +21.53% 1
Stroud - 2 £36,250 -
Test Scripting
South West

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 23 (48.94%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (36.17%) ISTQB
3 16 (34.04%) ISEB
4 15 (31.91%) Python
5 13 (27.66%) Software Testing
5 13 (27.66%) Security Cleared
6 12 (25.53%) Selenium
6 12 (25.53%) Linux
7 11 (23.40%) C
8 10 (21.28%) Automated Testing
8 10 (21.28%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (19.15%) Regression Testing
10 8 (17.02%) Java
10 8 (17.02%) SQL
10 8 (17.02%) Bash Shell
10 8 (17.02%) Functional Testing
11 7 (14.89%) SoapUI
11 7 (14.89%) Waterfall
11 7 (14.89%) C++
11 7 (14.89%) Requirements Analysis
11 7 (14.89%) Manual Testing
12 6 (12.77%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (12.77%) Degree
12 6 (12.77%) Software Engineering
12 6 (12.77%) Oracle
12 6 (12.77%) ITIL
12 6 (12.77%) Windows
12 6 (12.77%) DV Cleared
12 6 (12.77%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (12.77%) Test Automation

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 2 (4.26%) IIS
1 2 (4.26%) Moodle
1 2 (4.26%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.13%) Apache Solr
2 1 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (10.64%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) SAP CRM
2 1 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.51%) RS-485
2 2 (4.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.13%) GIS
2 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.13%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 12 (25.53%) Selenium
2 7 (14.89%) SoapUI
3 6 (12.77%) Selenium IDE
3 6 (12.77%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (10.64%) Jenkins
5 3 (6.38%) JIRA
5 3 (6.38%) JMeter
6 2 (4.26%) NeoLoad
6 2 (4.26%) Visual Studio
7 1 (2.13%) Ant
7 1 (2.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (2.13%) ClearCase
7 1 (2.13%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.13%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
7 1 (2.13%) Hudson
7 1 (2.13%) JUnit
7 1 (2.13%) Maven
7 1 (2.13%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (2.13%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (8.51%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Banking
2 2 (4.26%) Billing
2 2 (4.26%) Local Government
2 2 (4.26%) Marketing
3 1 (2.13%) Avionics
3 1 (2.13%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 22 (46.81%) Analyst
2 20 (42.55%) Test Analyst
3 12 (25.53%) Tester
4 9 (19.15%) Software Tester
5 6 (12.77%) Test Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) Embedded Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) Senior Software Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) Software Analyst
6 5 (10.64%) Software Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) Software Test Analyst
7 4 (8.51%) Manual Test Analyst
8 3 (6.38%) Cybersecurity Analyst
8 3 (6.38%) Security Analyst
8 3 (6.38%) Senior Software Tester
8 3 (6.38%) Senior Tester
8 3 (6.38%) Systems Tester
8 3 (6.38%) Web Tester
9 2 (4.26%) Moodle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.38%) .NET
1 3 (6.38%) SOAP
1 3 (6.38%) Web Services
2 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET
2 2 (4.26%) WCF
2 2 (4.26%) WinForms
2 2 (4.26%) WPF
3 1 (2.13%) JSON
3 1 (2.13%) REST
3 1 (2.13%) XML
3 1 (2.13%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.28%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.64%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.51%) Device Driver
3 4 (8.51%) Management Information System
3 4 (8.51%) Mathematics
4 2 (4.26%) Cybercrime
4 2 (4.26%) Visualisation
4 2 (4.26%) VLE
5 1 (2.13%) AS400
5 1 (2.13%) iSeries
5 1 (2.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (25.53%) Linux
2 6 (12.77%) Windows
3 4 (8.51%) VMS
4 3 (6.38%) CentOS
5 1 (2.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (48.94%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (27.66%) Software Testing
3 10 (21.28%) Automated Testing
4 9 (19.15%) Regression Testing
5 8 (17.02%) Functional Testing
6 7 (14.89%) Manual Testing
6 7 (14.89%) Requirements Analysis
6 7 (14.89%) Waterfall
7 6 (12.77%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (12.77%) ITIL
7 6 (12.77%) Mentoring
7 6 (12.77%) Software Engineering
7 6 (12.77%) Test Automation
7 6 (12.77%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (10.64%) Systems Analysis
9 4 (8.51%) Configuration Management
9 4 (8.51%) People Management
9 4 (8.51%) Scrum
9 4 (8.51%) Time Management
9 4 (8.51%) UML
Programming Languages
1 15 (31.91%) Python
2 11 (23.40%) C
3 8 (17.02%) Bash Shell
3 8 (17.02%) Java
3 8 (17.02%) SQL
4 7 (14.89%) C++
5 5 (10.64%) Embedded C
6 4 (8.51%) Embedded C++
7 3 (6.38%) C#
7 3 (6.38%) Ruby
8 2 (4.26%) JavaScript
8 2 (4.26%) PL/SQL
8 2 (4.26%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.13%) ABAP
9 1 (2.13%) Perl
9 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (36.17%) ISTQB
2 16 (34.04%) ISEB
3 13 (27.66%) Security Cleared
4 6 (12.77%) Degree
4 6 (12.77%) DV Cleared
5 5 (10.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (2.13%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) MISRA
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (10.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (12.77%) Oracle
2 5 (10.64%) HP
2 5 (10.64%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.38%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.26%) SAP
5 1 (2.13%) IBM
5 1 (2.13%) VMware
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
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Salary: 30,000 - 60,000 plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 plus excellent benefits
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