The first table below looks at the demand for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Swindon region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 52 59 62
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +3
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 19 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 2.90% 0.57% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.60% 0.66% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 5
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +13.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,000 £30,900
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
528 456 512
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 80.61% 86.20% 81.79%
Number of salaries quoted 436 366 433
Average salary £44,000 £38,472 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.36% -13.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,088 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £85,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Test Scripting
Wiltshire

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Swindon

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Swindon

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 16 (72.73%) Banking
1 16 (72.73%) Retail
1 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (72.73%) Retail Banking
1 16 (72.73%) Use Case
2 11 (50.00%) SQL
3 9 (40.91%) Finance
4 7 (31.82%) Selenium
5 6 (27.27%) WATIR
5 6 (27.27%) Degree
5 6 (27.27%) TDD
5 6 (27.27%) ISEB
5 6 (27.27%) Scrum
5 6 (27.27%) WebDriver
6 5 (22.73%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (18.18%) Manual Testing
8 3 (13.64%) RESTful
8 3 (13.64%) Web Services
9 2 (9.09%) Java
9 2 (9.09%) Test Automation
9 2 (9.09%) Ruby
9 2 (9.09%) Software Testing
9 2 (9.09%) ISTQB
9 2 (9.09%) QA
9 2 (9.09%) Open Source
9 2 (9.09%) Web Application Development
10 1 (4.55%) Automation Testing
10 1 (4.55%) Waterfall
10 1 (4.55%) Test Management
10 1 (4.55%) C#

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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.

Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Selenium
2 6 (27.27%) WebDriver
2 6 (27.27%) WATIR
General
1 16 (72.73%) Banking
1 16 (72.73%) Retail
1 16 (72.73%) Retail Banking
2 9 (40.91%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Analyst
1 14 (63.64%) Test Analyst
2 7 (31.82%) Test Manager
3 6 (27.27%) Functional Analyst
3 6 (27.27%) Functional Test Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Test Leader
5 3 (13.64%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) Web Services
1 3 (13.64%) RESTful
2 1 (4.55%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (72.73%) Use Case
2 6 (27.27%) TDD
2 6 (27.27%) Scrum
3 5 (22.73%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (18.18%) Manual Testing
5 2 (9.09%) Test Automation
5 2 (9.09%) Software Testing
5 2 (9.09%) Web Application Development
6 1 (4.55%) Automation Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Automated Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Waterfall
6 1 (4.55%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) Ruby
2 2 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (4.55%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) ISEB
1 6 (27.27%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
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