The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 74 72 42
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -30
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 18 25 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.58% 2.02% 5.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.89% 2.41% 6.36%
Number of salaries quoted 18 23 54
Median salary £36,750 £33,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.36% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,550 £23,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.70% +5.71%
Test Scripting
Wales

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 Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
951 1039 896
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 83.42% 83.99% 80.43%
Number of salaries quoted 831 870 780
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales 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 South Wales

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in South Wales

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in South Wales

Test Scripting
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Cardiff +14 16 £38,750 +17.42% 3
Newport -1 2 £30,000 -2.73%
Test Scripting
Wales

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 46 (67.65%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (52.94%) SQL
3 32 (47.06%) ISEB
4 29 (42.65%) SoapUI
5 27 (39.71%) Finance
6 26 (38.24%) ISTQB
7 24 (35.29%) QA
7 24 (35.29%) SOAP
8 18 (26.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 17 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
9 17 (25.00%) Selenium
9 17 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 17 (25.00%) Unix
10 13 (19.12%) Test Strategy
10 13 (19.12%) Non-Functional Testing
10 13 (19.12%) Waterfall
10 13 (19.12%) Software Delivery
11 12 (17.65%) Functional Testing
11 12 (17.65%) Automated Testing
11 12 (17.65%) Advertising
11 12 (17.65%) Migration
12 11 (16.18%) Linux
13 10 (14.71%) E-Commerce
13 10 (14.71%) Data Mining
13 10 (14.71%) Web Services
13 10 (14.71%) Telecoms
13 10 (14.71%) Integration Testing
13 10 (14.71%) Marketing
13 10 (14.71%) Big Data
13 10 (14.71%) Mobile Marketing

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (7.35%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (4.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.94%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.71%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.82%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.71%) Big Data
1 10 (14.71%) Data Mining
2 5 (7.35%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.47%) MySQL
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 29 (42.65%) SoapUI
2 17 (25.00%) Selenium
3 6 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (4.41%) JMeter
5 2 (2.94%) ClearQuest
6 1 (1.47%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.47%) JIRA
6 1 (1.47%) JUnit
6 1 (1.47%) Mocha
6 1 (1.47%) NUnit
6 1 (1.47%) PhantomJS
6 1 (1.47%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (39.71%) Finance
2 12 (17.65%) Advertising
3 10 (14.71%) Marketing
3 10 (14.71%) Telecoms
4 5 (7.35%) Games
5 1 (1.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 52 (76.47%) Analyst
2 49 (72.06%) Test Analyst
3 8 (11.76%) Senior Analyst
3 8 (11.76%) Senior Test Analyst
3 8 (11.76%) SQL Analyst
3 8 (11.76%) Test Engineer
4 7 (10.29%) Financial Analyst
5 6 (8.82%) Automation Test Analyst
5 6 (8.82%) Technical Engineer
5 6 (8.82%) Tester
6 5 (7.35%) Web Analyst
6 5 (7.35%) Web Test Analyst
7 4 (5.88%) Manual Test Analyst
8 3 (4.41%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (4.41%) Test Leader
8 3 (4.41%) Web Applications Analyst
9 2 (2.94%) QA Tester
9 2 (2.94%) Software QA Tester
9 2 (2.94%) Software Tester
9 2 (2.94%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (35.29%) SOAP
2 10 (14.71%) Web Services
3 9 (13.24%) XML
4 5 (7.35%) REST
5 4 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.47%) Algorithms
2 1 (1.47%) iSeries
2 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (25.00%) Unix
2 11 (16.18%) Linux
3 1 (1.47%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (67.65%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 13 (19.12%) Non-Functional Testing
3 13 (19.12%) Software Delivery
3 13 (19.12%) Test Strategy
3 13 (19.12%) Waterfall
4 12 (17.65%) Automated Testing
4 12 (17.65%) Functional Testing
4 12 (17.65%) Migration
5 10 (14.71%) E-Commerce
5 10 (14.71%) Integration Testing
5 10 (14.71%) Mobile Marketing
5 10 (14.71%) SDLC
5 10 (14.71%) System Integration Testing
6 9 (13.24%) Scrum
7 8 (11.76%) Manual Testing
8 6 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (8.82%) Test Automation
9 5 (7.35%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (7.35%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 36 (52.94%) SQL
2 6 (8.82%) Shell Script
3 5 (7.35%) Java
4 2 (2.94%) C#
4 2 (2.94%) C++
5 1 (1.47%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.47%) PHP
5 1 (1.47%) Python
5 1 (1.47%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 32 (47.06%) ISEB
2 26 (38.24%) ISTQB
3 18 (26.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (10.29%) Degree
5 1 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (35.29%) QA
2 1 (1.47%) SLA
Systems Management
1 7 (10.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (8.82%) HP
2 5 (7.35%) Red Hat
3 2 (2.94%) TOWER Software
4 1 (1.47%) IBM
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle
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