The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank - 19 14
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 0 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone - 5.38% 4.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 7.35% 5.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 2
Average salary - £25,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -31.33%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Test Scripting
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Maidstone region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
92 68 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 76.67% 73.12% 77.08%
Number of salaries quoted 89 63 34
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Maidstone region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Maidstone

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Maidstone region.

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Maidstone

Test Scripting
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) ISEB
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 5 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 5 (100.00%) QA

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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.

Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Test Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) ISEB
1 5 (100.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) QA