The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Somerset region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 68 65 52
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -13
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 6 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.89% 0.73% 2.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 0.90% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 10
Average salary £31,800 £35,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.14% +37.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £33,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,100 £31,703
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
543 557 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 80.44% 81.43% 80.63%
Number of salaries quoted 466 516 365
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
Test Scripting
South West

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bath -2 3 £35,000 -1.40% 1
Taunton - 1 £31,800 -
Templecombe - 1 - -
Yeovil - 1 £22,500 -
Test Scripting
South West

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (36.36%) QA
2 3 (27.27%) Software Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) ISEB
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) MS Office
2 3 (27.27%) Finance
3 2 (18.18%) Aerospace
3 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 2 (18.18%) Logistics
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) .NET
3 2 (18.18%) XML
3 2 (18.18%) XSLT
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
3 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
3 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
3 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
3 2 (18.18%) Degree
3 2 (18.18%) jQuery
3 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Test Management
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MSTest
1 1 (9.09%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Aerospace
3 1 (9.09%) Military
3 1 (9.09%) Electronics
3 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Test Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Coordinator
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) XML
1 2 (18.18%) XSLT
1 2 (18.18%) jQuery
2 1 (9.09%) K2 blackpearl
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Chip and PIN
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Software Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 2 (18.18%) Logistics
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
4 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Test Management
4 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
4 1 (9.09%) Automation Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) C#
1 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
1 3 (27.27%) ISEB
2 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
2 2 (18.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) QA
2 1 (9.09%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
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