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 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 67 71 77
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +6
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 31 26 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.88% 2.24% 1.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.25% 2.71% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 30 23 16
Median salary £33,173 £32,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.07% -5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £36,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
953 960 920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 88.40% 82.76% 81.56%
Number of salaries quoted 842 834 757
Median salary £37,725 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.59% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 2 December 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 2 December 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 22 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Newport -14 7 £30,500 -6.15%
Bridgend +13 1 £26,500 +55.88%
Vale of Glamorgan - 1 £26,500 -
Test Scripting
Wales

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 39 (78.00%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (56.00%) Finance
3 22 (44.00%) Selenium
4 19 (38.00%) Waterfall
5 18 (36.00%) ISEB
6 15 (30.00%) QA
7 14 (28.00%) SQL
8 13 (26.00%) Software Testing
8 13 (26.00%) TDD
9 11 (22.00%) Advertising
10 10 (20.00%) Microsoft
10 10 (20.00%) ISTQB
10 10 (20.00%) Manual Testing
11 9 (18.00%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (18.00%) Business Analysis
11 9 (18.00%) Data Modelling
11 9 (18.00%) MS Office
11 9 (18.00%) Visual Studio
12 8 (16.00%) ITIL
12 8 (16.00%) .NET
12 8 (16.00%) ITIL Certification
12 8 (16.00%) Validation
12 8 (16.00%) Scrum
12 8 (16.00%) Systems Analysis
12 8 (16.00%) Incident Management
12 8 (16.00%) iSeries
12 8 (16.00%) Defect Management
13 7 (14.00%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (14.00%) Unit Testing
13 7 (14.00%) Test Automation

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 (10.00%) CMS
1 5 (10.00%) nginx
Applications
1 9 (18.00%) MS Office
2 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (10.00%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.00%) HTTPS
1 5 (10.00%) SSL
2 1 (2.00%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.00%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (44.00%) Selenium
2 9 (18.00%) Visual Studio
3 7 (14.00%) WebDriver
4 6 (12.00%) Jenkins
5 5 (10.00%) Bitbucket
5 5 (10.00%) Git (software)
5 5 (10.00%) PhantomJS
6 2 (4.00%) Eclipse
6 2 (4.00%) SpecFlow
6 2 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.00%) Android Studio
7 1 (2.00%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.00%) Hudson
7 1 (2.00%) MSTest
7 1 (2.00%) SoapUI
7 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (2.00%) TeamCity
7 1 (2.00%) Toad
7 1 (2.00%) Xcode
General
1 28 (56.00%) Finance
2 11 (22.00%) Advertising
3 5 (10.00%) Aerospace
3 5 (10.00%) Games
3 5 (10.00%) Marketing
3 5 (10.00%) Welsh Language
4 4 (8.00%) Banking
4 4 (8.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 28 (56.00%) Analyst
2 15 (30.00%) Test Analyst
3 8 (16.00%) Applications Support
3 8 (16.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 8 (16.00%) Support Analyst
4 6 (12.00%) Test Leader
5 5 (10.00%) Developer
5 5 (10.00%) QA Leader
5 5 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (10.00%) Test Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) Web Developer
6 4 (8.00%) .NET Programmer
6 4 (8.00%) Analyst Programmer
6 4 (8.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Programme Manager
6 4 (8.00%) Programme Test Manager
6 4 (8.00%) Programmer
6 4 (8.00%) Senior .NET Analyst Programmer
6 4 (8.00%) Senior Programmer
6 4 (8.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.00%) .NET
2 5 (10.00%) .NET Framework
2 5 (10.00%) CSS
2 5 (10.00%) CSS3
2 5 (10.00%) Django
2 5 (10.00%) HTML
2 5 (10.00%) HTML5
2 5 (10.00%) OAuth
3 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 4 (8.00%) WCF
4 1 (2.00%) Gherkin
4 1 (2.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) iSeries
2 6 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (10.00%) Graphic Design
3 5 (10.00%) User Experience
3 5 (10.00%) Virtual Team
4 4 (8.00%) Fintech
5 2 (4.00%) Statistics
6 1 (2.00%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.00%) Replication
6 1 (2.00%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.00%) Android
1 3 (6.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.00%) Unix
2 1 (2.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (78.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (38.00%) Waterfall
3 13 (26.00%) Software Testing
3 13 (26.00%) TDD
4 10 (20.00%) Manual Testing
5 9 (18.00%) Business Analysis
5 9 (18.00%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (18.00%) Data Modelling
6 8 (16.00%) Defect Management
6 8 (16.00%) Incident Management
6 8 (16.00%) ITIL
6 8 (16.00%) Scrum
6 8 (16.00%) Systems Analysis
6 8 (16.00%) Validation
7 7 (14.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (14.00%) Test Automation
7 7 (14.00%) Unit Testing
8 6 (12.00%) Automated Testing
8 6 (12.00%) CRM
8 6 (12.00%) Exploratory Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (28.00%) SQL
2 7 (14.00%) Python
3 6 (12.00%) Java
3 6 (12.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (8.00%) C#
4 4 (8.00%) C++
5 1 (2.00%) Perl
5 1 (2.00%) PHP
5 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (36.00%) ISEB
2 10 (20.00%) ISTQB
3 8 (16.00%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (10.00%) Degree
5 1 (2.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (30.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (10.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 10 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.00%) PayPal
2 5 (10.00%) TOWER Software
3 1 (2.00%) HP
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago