The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 45 - 49
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 12 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 2.35% - 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.76% - 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 3
Average salary £33,000 - £30,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 - £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,450 - £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
Test Scripting
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
434 446 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 84.93% 86.60% 88.48%
Number of salaries quoted 378 389 376
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,259 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

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 2 June 2015.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Swindon

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 23 (85.19%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (62.96%) Software Testing
3 10 (37.04%) Degree
3 10 (37.04%) ISEB
3 10 (37.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 9 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 8 (29.63%) Scrum
5 8 (29.63%) Manual Testing
6 7 (25.93%) Automation Testing
6 7 (25.93%) User Stories
6 7 (25.93%) Replication
6 7 (25.93%) Finance
6 7 (25.93%) Retail
6 7 (25.93%) Configuration Management
6 7 (25.93%) Regression Testing
7 4 (14.81%) Banking
8 3 (11.11%) BT
8 3 (11.11%) Project Management
8 3 (11.11%) Cognizant
8 3 (11.11%) Reuters
8 3 (11.11%) IBM
8 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
8 3 (11.11%) HP
8 3 (11.11%) SQL
8 3 (11.11%) XML
8 3 (11.11%) Mobile Banking
8 3 (11.11%) Test Strategy
8 3 (11.11%) Big Data
8 3 (11.11%) Business Transformation

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Google App Engine
1 1 (3.70%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Selenium
1 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
1 7 (25.93%) Retail
2 4 (14.81%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 23 (85.19%) Analyst
1 23 (85.19%) Test Analyst
2 10 (37.04%) Senior Analyst
2 10 (37.04%) Senior Test Analyst
2 10 (37.04%) Test Leader
3 7 (25.93%) Lead Test Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Test Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (25.93%) Replication
3 3 (11.11%) Mobile Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (85.19%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (62.96%) Software Testing
3 9 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 8 (29.63%) Scrum
4 8 (29.63%) Manual Testing
5 7 (25.93%) Automation Testing
5 7 (25.93%) User Stories
5 7 (25.93%) Configuration Management
5 7 (25.93%) Regression Testing
6 3 (11.11%) Project Management
6 3 (11.11%) Test Strategy
6 3 (11.11%) Business Transformation
6 3 (11.11%) V-Model
7 1 (3.70%) ITIL
7 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.70%) Use Case
7 1 (3.70%) Test Management
7 1 (3.70%) System Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Open Source
7 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (37.04%) Degree
1 10 (37.04%) ISEB
1 10 (37.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) BT
1 3 (11.11%) Cognizant
1 3 (11.11%) Reuters
1 3 (11.11%) IBM
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 3 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (3.70%) Google