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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
South West / Somerset
Rank 65 71 57
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -14
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 5 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.88% 0.33% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 0.39% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 3
Median salary £32,500 £27,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -12.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £27,500 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £27,500 £42,300
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -

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
489 516 440
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 86.24% 86.14% 85.94%
Number of salaries quoted 393 455 391
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of job ads across the Somerset 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 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 17 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 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
Bath - 2 £36,250 - 2
Yeovil +4 1 £24,500 -10.90%
Templecombe - 1 £50,000 - 1
Test Scripting
South West

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 9 (50.00%) BDD
3 8 (44.44%) Software Testing
4 7 (38.89%) ISTQB
4 7 (38.89%) Scrum
4 7 (38.89%) ISEB
4 7 (38.89%) Waterfall
4 7 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (33.33%) User Stories
5 6 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 5 (27.78%) Selenium
6 5 (27.78%) Performance Management
6 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
7 4 (22.22%) Line Management
7 4 (22.22%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (22.22%) Service Management
7 4 (22.22%) ERP
8 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (16.67%) Manufacturing
8 3 (16.67%) Test Planning
8 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (16.67%) Cucumber
8 3 (16.67%) SpecFlow
8 3 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
9 2 (11.11%) Automation Testing
9 2 (11.11%) SDLC
9 2 (11.11%) Mentoring

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Dynamics AX
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Selenium
2 3 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 3 (16.67%) SpecFlow
2 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.56%) MSTest
3 1 (5.56%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (5.56%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (5.56%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Analyst
1 9 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Senior Test Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Test Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Tester
4 1 (5.56%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Automation Tester
4 1 (5.56%) Design Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Software Tester
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Web Automation Tester
4 1 (5.56%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) BDD
2 9 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 8 (44.44%) Software Testing
4 7 (38.89%) Scrum
4 7 (38.89%) Waterfall
5 6 (33.33%) User Stories
6 5 (27.78%) Performance Management
7 4 (22.22%) ERP
7 4 (22.22%) Line Management
7 4 (22.22%) Service Management
8 3 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
8 3 (16.67%) Test Planning
8 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (11.11%) Automation Testing
9 2 (11.11%) Coaching
9 2 (11.11%) Load Testing
9 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
9 2 (11.11%) Performance Testing
9 2 (11.11%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) C#
1 2 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) ISEB
1 7 (38.89%) ISTQB
2 6 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) ISO 14001
2 1 (5.56%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Templecombe, Somerset
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 to 60,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago