The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 62 61 68
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 9 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.48% 0.41% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.72% 0.48% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 3
Average salary £27,500 £34,250 £31,800
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.70% +7.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £25,650 £31,160
10% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £42,850 £34,360
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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 Somerset region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
522 419 516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 85.71% 86.04% 83.90%
Number of salaries quoted 442 371 429
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Somerset

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Somerset

Test Scripting
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(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
Yeovil - 3 £27,500 -
Taunton -12 2 £30,000 -33.33%
Bath - 1 £47,500 - 2
Test Scripting
South West

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 8 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) Automated Testing
3 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (33.33%) Load Testing
4 4 (33.33%) QA
4 4 (33.33%) ISTQB
4 4 (33.33%) Regression Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Java
4 4 (33.33%) ISEB
5 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
5 3 (25.00%) SQL
5 3 (25.00%) J2EE
5 3 (25.00%) Scrum
5 3 (25.00%) Web Development
5 3 (25.00%) Selenium
5 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
5 3 (25.00%) NUnit
5 3 (25.00%) Defect Management
5 3 (25.00%) Time Management
5 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 2 (16.67%) C#
6 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
6 2 (16.67%) .NET
7 1 (8.33%) C++
7 1 (8.33%) MySQL
7 1 (8.33%) SAP
7 1 (8.33%) UML

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 1 (8.33%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP CO
1 1 (8.33%) SAP FI
1 1 (8.33%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (8.33%) SAP HR
1 1 (8.33%) SAP MM
1 1 (8.33%) SAP SD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) NUnit
1 3 (25.00%) Selenium
1 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
1 7 (58.33%) Test Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) QA Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) QA Test Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) IT Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Test Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Junior Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) QA Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) QA Tester
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Software QA Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Software QA Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Tester
4 1 (8.33%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) J2EE
2 2 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) Automated Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Load Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Regression Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (25.00%) Defect Management
5 3 (25.00%) Scrum
5 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Time Management
5 3 (25.00%) Web Development
6 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
7 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
7 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
7 1 (8.33%) Manual Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
7 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
7 1 (8.33%) SDLC
7 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
7 1 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) C#
3 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
4 1 (8.33%) C
4 1 (8.33%) C++
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded C
4 1 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) ISEB
1 4 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (8.33%) ISO 9000
2 1 (8.33%) MISRA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) SAP
1 1 (8.33%) VMware
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