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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Wales / South Wales
Rank 60 70 87
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +17
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 21 26 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.36% 2.39% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.73% 2.94% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 21 22 10
Median salary £34,000 £33,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.49% -7.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £24,650
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £37,500 £40,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,250 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+9.28% -

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
770 884 930
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 86.42% 81.40% 81.79%
Number of salaries quoted 684 777 832
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,850 £52,500 £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 18 January 2017.

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 18 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
Cardiff +12 17 £35,000 +27.27% 1
Newport - 2 £30,500 -
Bridgend - 1 £26,500 - 1
Vale of Glamorgan - 1 £26,500 -
Test Scripting
Wales

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 18 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 35 (74.47%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (55.32%) Finance
3 23 (48.94%) Selenium
4 19 (40.43%) Waterfall
5 15 (31.91%) QA
6 14 (29.79%) ISEB
7 13 (27.66%) Software Testing
8 12 (25.53%) TDD
9 11 (23.40%) Advertising
9 11 (23.40%) Microsoft
9 11 (23.40%) SQL
10 9 (19.15%) MS Office
10 9 (19.15%) Data Modelling
10 9 (19.15%) Business Analysis
11 8 (17.02%) Incident Management
11 8 (17.02%) Systems Analysis
11 8 (17.02%) Manual Testing
11 8 (17.02%) iSeries
11 8 (17.02%) Test Automation
11 8 (17.02%) SQL Server
11 8 (17.02%) ITIL Certification
11 8 (17.02%) Visual Studio
11 8 (17.02%) ITIL
11 8 (17.02%) .NET
11 8 (17.02%) Validation
11 8 (17.02%) Scrum
11 8 (17.02%) Defect Management
12 7 (14.89%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (14.89%) WebDriver
13 6 (12.77%) Continuous Improvement

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 4 (8.51%) CMS
1 4 (8.51%) nginx
Applications
1 9 (19.15%) MS Office
2 3 (6.38%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.51%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (8.51%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.51%) HTTPS
1 4 (8.51%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.02%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.51%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (48.94%) Selenium
2 8 (17.02%) Visual Studio
3 7 (14.89%) WebDriver
4 5 (10.64%) Jenkins
5 4 (8.51%) Bitbucket
5 4 (8.51%) Git (software)
5 4 (8.51%) PhantomJS
6 2 (4.26%) Eclipse
6 2 (4.26%) SpecFlow
7 1 (2.13%) Android Studio
7 1 (2.13%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.13%) Hudson
7 1 (2.13%) MSTest
7 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.13%) TeamCity
7 1 (2.13%) Toad
7 1 (2.13%) Xcode
General
1 26 (55.32%) Finance
2 11 (23.40%) Advertising
3 5 (10.64%) Games
4 4 (8.51%) Aerospace
4 4 (8.51%) Banking
4 4 (8.51%) Marketing
4 4 (8.51%) Telecoms
4 4 (8.51%) Welsh Language
5 1 (2.13%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 29 (61.70%) Analyst
2 16 (34.04%) Test Analyst
3 8 (17.02%) Applications Support
3 8 (17.02%) Applications Support Analyst
3 8 (17.02%) Support Analyst
4 6 (12.77%) Test Leader
5 5 (10.64%) QA Leader
5 5 (10.64%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Django Developer
6 4 (8.51%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Programme Manager
6 4 (8.51%) Programme Test Manager
6 4 (8.51%) Senior Analyst Programmer
6 4 (8.51%) Senior Programme Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) Software Tester
6 4 (8.51%) Test Manager
6 4 (8.51%) Test Programme Manager
6 4 (8.51%) Tester
6 4 (8.51%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.02%) .NET
2 5 (10.64%) .NET Framework
2 5 (10.64%) CSS
2 5 (10.64%) HTML
3 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET
3 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 4 (8.51%) CSS3
3 4 (8.51%) Django
3 4 (8.51%) HTML5
3 4 (8.51%) OAuth
3 4 (8.51%) WCF
4 2 (4.26%) Web Services
5 1 (2.13%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.02%) iSeries
2 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.51%) Fintech
2 4 (8.51%) Graphic Design
2 4 (8.51%) User Experience
2 4 (8.51%) Virtual Team
3 2 (4.26%) Statistics
4 1 (2.13%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.13%) Replication
4 1 (2.13%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.38%) Android
1 3 (6.38%) Apple iOS
2 2 (4.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (74.47%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (40.43%) Waterfall
3 13 (27.66%) Software Testing
4 12 (25.53%) TDD
5 9 (19.15%) Business Analysis
5 9 (19.15%) Data Modelling
6 8 (17.02%) Defect Management
6 8 (17.02%) Incident Management
6 8 (17.02%) ITIL
6 8 (17.02%) Manual Testing
6 8 (17.02%) Scrum
6 8 (17.02%) Systems Analysis
6 8 (17.02%) Test Automation
6 8 (17.02%) Validation
7 7 (14.89%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (12.77%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (12.77%) Exploratory Testing
8 6 (12.77%) Unit Testing
9 5 (10.64%) Automated Testing
9 5 (10.64%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 11 (23.40%) SQL
2 6 (12.77%) JavaScript
2 6 (12.77%) Python
3 5 (10.64%) Java
4 4 (8.51%) C#
5 3 (6.38%) C++
6 1 (2.13%) Perl
6 1 (2.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (29.79%) ISEB
2 8 (17.02%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (12.77%) ISTQB
4 5 (10.64%) Degree
5 1 (2.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (31.91%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.51%) Docker
Vendors
1 11 (23.40%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.64%) TOWER Software
3 4 (8.51%) PayPal
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago