The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swansea region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 25 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 4.00% - 1.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.17% - 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £32,500 - £24,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Test Scripting
West 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 Swansea region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Swansea
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
58 47 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 77.33% 85.45% 79.22%
Number of salaries quoted 51 39 58
Average salary £31,500 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.25% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £34,836 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

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

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Swansea

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Swansea

Test Scripting
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Swansea 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 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Swansea 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) UAT Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) UAT Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft