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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 78 88 78
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -10
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 24 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.45% 0.84% 1.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.83% 0.99% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 23 7 9
Median salary £42,500 £34,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
849 809 710
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 86.54% 84.62% 80.05%
Number of salaries quoted 661 686 566
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,500 £62,500
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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +9 10 £40,000 - 4
Cheltenham -6 4 £32,000 - 3
Test Scripting
South West

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 29 (59.18%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (51.02%) Security Cleared
3 21 (42.86%) ISTQB
4 19 (38.78%) Regression Testing
5 18 (36.73%) Python
6 17 (34.69%) ISEB
6 17 (34.69%) Selenium
7 16 (32.65%) ITIL
8 15 (30.61%) Linux
8 15 (30.61%) Automated Testing
9 14 (28.57%) SQL
10 13 (26.53%) Windows
10 13 (26.53%) DV Cleared
11 12 (24.49%) Manual Testing
12 11 (22.45%) Java
12 11 (22.45%) SDLC
13 10 (20.41%) Hyper-V
13 10 (20.41%) Microsoft
13 10 (20.41%) VMware
14 9 (18.37%) Scrum
14 9 (18.37%) SCCM
14 9 (18.37%) User Acceptance Testing
14 9 (18.37%) VMware Infrastructure
14 9 (18.37%) SharePoint
14 9 (18.37%) MS Exchange
14 9 (18.37%) Skype for Business
14 9 (18.37%) Jenkins
14 9 (18.37%) Cybersecurity
15 8 (16.33%) Non-Functional Testing
15 8 (16.33%) ITIL V3

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 9 (18.37%) MS Exchange
1 9 (18.37%) SharePoint
1 9 (18.37%) Skype for Business
2 2 (4.08%) Moodle
3 1 (2.04%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.04%) IIS
3 1 (2.04%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) MS Excel
1 4 (8.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) RS-485
2 3 (6.12%) DNS
2 3 (6.12%) Internet
2 3 (6.12%) Intranet
2 3 (6.12%) Skype
3 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.04%) GIS
2 1 (2.04%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.04%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 17 (34.69%) Selenium
2 9 (18.37%) Jenkins
3 6 (12.24%) Selenium IDE
3 6 (12.24%) SoapUI
3 6 (12.24%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (8.16%) ClearCase
5 3 (6.12%) JIRA
6 2 (4.08%) JMeter
6 2 (4.08%) Visual Studio
7 1 (2.04%) Ant
7 1 (2.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (2.04%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.04%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
7 1 (2.04%) JUnit
7 1 (2.04%) Maven
7 1 (2.04%) NeoLoad
7 1 (2.04%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (2.04%) TestDirector
General
1 2 (4.08%) Banking
1 2 (4.08%) Finance
1 2 (4.08%) Local Government
1 2 (4.08%) Marketing
2 1 (2.04%) Avionics
2 1 (2.04%) Back Office
2 1 (2.04%) Billing
Job Titles
1 28 (57.14%) Analyst
2 27 (55.10%) Test Analyst
3 15 (30.61%) Tester
4 10 (20.41%) Software Tester
5 8 (16.33%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 8 (16.33%) Security Analyst
6 7 (14.29%) Software Analyst
6 7 (14.29%) Software Test Analyst
7 5 (10.20%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
7 5 (10.20%) Test Engineer
8 4 (8.16%) Embedded Engineer
8 4 (8.16%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 4 (8.16%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
8 4 (8.16%) Senior Software Engineer
8 4 (8.16%) Software Engineer
9 3 (6.12%) Integration Analyst
9 3 (6.12%) Integration Test Analyst
9 3 (6.12%) Senior Software Tester
9 3 (6.12%) Senior Tester
9 3 (6.12%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.08%) Web Services
2 1 (2.04%) .NET
2 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.04%) JSON
2 1 (2.04%) REST
2 1 (2.04%) SOAP
2 1 (2.04%) WCF
2 1 (2.04%) WinForms
2 1 (2.04%) WPF
2 1 (2.04%) XML
2 1 (2.04%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.16%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.16%) Device Driver
3 3 (6.12%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.12%) Mathematics
3 3 (6.12%) Mobile Computing
4 2 (4.08%) VLE
5 1 (2.04%) Cybercrime
5 1 (2.04%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 15 (30.61%) Linux
2 13 (26.53%) Windows
3 8 (16.33%) CentOS
4 4 (8.16%) VMS
4 4 (8.16%) Windows Server
5 3 (6.12%) Apple iOS
5 3 (6.12%) Windows 7
5 3 (6.12%) Windows 8
5 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (59.18%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (38.78%) Regression Testing
3 16 (32.65%) ITIL
4 15 (30.61%) Automated Testing
5 12 (24.49%) Manual Testing
6 11 (22.45%) SDLC
7 9 (18.37%) Cybersecurity
7 9 (18.37%) Scrum
7 9 (18.37%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (16.33%) ITIL V3
8 8 (16.33%) Non-Functional Testing
8 8 (16.33%) Programme Management
8 8 (16.33%) Software Testing
9 7 (14.29%) Functional Testing
10 6 (12.24%) Mentoring
10 6 (12.24%) Smoke Testing
10 6 (12.24%) Waterfall
11 5 (10.20%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (10.20%) Test Automation
11 5 (10.20%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 18 (36.73%) Python
2 14 (28.57%) SQL
3 11 (22.45%) Java
4 8 (16.33%) Ruby
5 6 (12.24%) Bash Shell
5 6 (12.24%) C++
6 4 (8.16%) C
6 4 (8.16%) Embedded C
6 4 (8.16%) Embedded C++
7 2 (4.08%) C#
7 2 (4.08%) PL/SQL
7 2 (4.08%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.04%) Perl
8 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 25 (51.02%) Security Cleared
2 21 (42.86%) ISTQB
3 17 (34.69%) ISEB
4 13 (26.53%) DV Cleared
5 5 (10.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (10.20%) SC Cleared
6 4 (8.16%) Degree
7 1 (2.04%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.20%) QA
System Software
1 10 (20.41%) Hyper-V
2 9 (18.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.12%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (6.12%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (18.37%) SCCM
2 6 (12.24%) SCOM
3 4 (8.16%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (6.12%) AirWatch
4 3 (6.12%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 10 (20.41%) Microsoft
1 10 (20.41%) VMware
2 8 (16.33%) Red Hat
3 4 (8.16%) Oracle
4 3 (6.12%) Altiris
4 3 (6.12%) Citrix
4 3 (6.12%) HP
4 3 (6.12%) Veritas
5 1 (2.04%) SAP
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