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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 77 76 82
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 23 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.23% 1.15% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.69% 1.55% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 18 10 10
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £24,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +75.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,550 £40,750 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £28,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
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
855 711 691
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 82.85% 74.22% 78.97%
Number of salaries quoted 710 573 630
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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
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 June 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015. 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 -9 9 £44,500 +4.70%
Cheltenham - 9 £34,000 - 1
Test Scripting
South West

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 36 (61.02%) SQL
2 35 (59.32%) Finance
3 21 (35.59%) Performance Testing
3 21 (35.59%) Security Cleared
4 19 (32.20%) ISEB
5 18 (30.51%) Java
5 18 (30.51%) XML
5 18 (30.51%) Test Strategy
5 18 (30.51%) Coaching
6 17 (28.81%) SDLC
6 17 (28.81%) Non-Functional Testing
7 16 (27.12%) DV Cleared
7 16 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (22.03%) Python
9 11 (18.64%) Test Planning
10 10 (16.95%) Cyber Security
10 10 (16.95%) DevOps
10 10 (16.95%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (16.95%) Time Management
10 10 (16.95%) Validation
10 10 (16.95%) Military
10 10 (16.95%) Information Security
10 10 (16.95%) Banking
10 10 (16.95%) Retail
10 10 (16.95%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (16.95%) Management Information System
10 10 (16.95%) Perl
10 10 (16.95%) C
10 10 (16.95%) C++
11 9 (15.25%) Oracle

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (13.56%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.39%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.39%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Selenium
2 1 (1.69%) WebDriver
2 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.69%) Toad
2 1 (1.69%) AppScan
General
1 35 (59.32%) Finance
2 10 (16.95%) Military
2 10 (16.95%) Banking
2 10 (16.95%) Retail
3 3 (5.08%) General Ledger
4 1 (1.69%) Marketing
4 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.69%) Electronics
4 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (71.19%) Analyst
1 42 (71.19%) Test Analyst
2 11 (18.64%) Test Engineer
3 10 (16.95%) Integration Engineer
4 9 (15.25%) Senior Test Analyst
4 9 (15.25%) Senior Analyst
5 8 (13.56%) Lead Test Analyst
6 6 (10.17%) Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Performance Analyst
7 4 (6.78%) Performance Test Analyst
7 4 (6.78%) Developer Analyst
7 4 (6.78%) Performance Test Leader
8 3 (5.08%) Test Leader
9 2 (3.39%) Tester
10 1 (1.69%) Software Engineer
10 1 (1.69%) QA Analyst
10 1 (1.69%) Software Test Analyst
10 1 (1.69%) Software Tester
10 1 (1.69%) Senior Tester
10 1 (1.69%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (30.51%) XML
2 3 (5.08%) POSIX
2 3 (5.08%) Apache Flex
2 3 (5.08%) .NET
3 1 (1.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.95%) Management Information System
2 9 (15.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.69%) DTV
3 1 (1.69%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.78%) UNIX
1 4 (6.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (35.59%) Performance Testing
2 18 (30.51%) Test Strategy
2 18 (30.51%) Coaching
3 17 (28.81%) SDLC
3 17 (28.81%) Non-Functional Testing
4 16 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (18.64%) Test Planning
6 10 (16.95%) DevOps
6 10 (16.95%) Cyber Security
6 10 (16.95%) Information Security
6 10 (16.95%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (16.95%) Validation
6 10 (16.95%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (16.95%) Time Management
7 7 (11.86%) Test Automation
8 6 (10.17%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (10.17%) Load Testing
9 3 (5.08%) UML
10 2 (3.39%) User Acceptance Testing
11 1 (1.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (61.02%) SQL
2 18 (30.51%) Java
3 13 (22.03%) Python
4 10 (16.95%) Perl
4 10 (16.95%) C
4 10 (16.95%) C++
5 3 (5.08%) Ruby
5 3 (5.08%) Lua
6 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 21 (35.59%) Security Cleared
2 19 (32.20%) ISEB
3 16 (27.12%) DV Cleared
4 5 (8.47%) Degree
5 4 (6.78%) ISTQB
6 3 (5.08%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.17%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (15.25%) Oracle
2 8 (13.56%) Business Objects
3 3 (5.08%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.69%) SAP
4 1 (1.69%) IBM
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
BAE Systems
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago