The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Coast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank - - 10
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South Coast - - 4.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
Test Scripting
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Coast region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Coast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
14 17 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South Coast 100.00% 62.96% 91.30%
Number of salaries quoted 7 17 18
Average salary £55,000 £59,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.56% -20.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in the South Coast

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

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in the South Coast

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in the South Coast

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in the South Coast

Test Scripting
Top 11 Related IT Skills in the South Coast

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the South Coast 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 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in the South Coast by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the South Coast 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 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA