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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank - - 25
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea - - 2.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Median salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.36% +4.28%
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
43 35 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 93.48% 77.78% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 42 24 94
Median salary £34,000 £42,055 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.15% -15.89%
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 Swansea

The demand trend of job ads across the Swansea 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 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 27 May 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 Swansea region with a requirement for 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

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 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 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