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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 45 71 51
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -20
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 30 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 4.10% 0.96% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.03% 1.10% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 21 6 6
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £26,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £30,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
597 546 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 81.67% 87.08% 79.72%
Number of salaries quoted 471 435 357
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 2014.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Swindon

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 30 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (78.79%) Use Case
3 25 (75.76%) Banking
3 25 (75.76%) Retail
3 25 (75.76%) Retail Banking
4 18 (54.55%) Finance
5 16 (48.48%) SQL
6 13 (39.39%) ISEB
7 11 (33.33%) Scrum
7 11 (33.33%) TDD
7 11 (33.33%) Degree
7 11 (33.33%) Selenium
8 9 (27.27%) Manual Testing
8 9 (27.27%) WATIR
8 9 (27.27%) WebDriver
9 8 (24.24%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (21.21%) Functional Testing
11 6 (18.18%) Web Services
11 6 (18.18%) RESTful
12 2 (6.06%) Test Management
12 2 (6.06%) ISTQB
12 2 (6.06%) Automated Testing
12 2 (6.06%) Automation Testing
12 2 (6.06%) Waterfall
13 1 (3.03%) Software Testing
13 1 (3.03%) System Testing
13 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
13 1 (3.03%) Regression Testing
13 1 (3.03%) EMV
13 1 (3.03%) Chip and PIN

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 11 (33.33%) Selenium
2 9 (27.27%) WATIR
2 9 (27.27%) WebDriver
3 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 25 (75.76%) Banking
1 25 (75.76%) Retail
1 25 (75.76%) Retail Banking
2 18 (54.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (63.64%) Test Analyst
1 21 (63.64%) Analyst
2 10 (30.30%) Test Manager
3 8 (24.24%) Senior Analyst
3 8 (24.24%) Senior Test Analyst
4 7 (21.21%) Functional Analyst
4 7 (21.21%) Functional Test Analyst
4 7 (21.21%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.18%) Web Services
1 6 (18.18%) RESTful
2 1 (3.03%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) EMV
1 1 (3.03%) Chip and PIN
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (78.79%) Use Case
3 11 (33.33%) Scrum
3 11 (33.33%) TDD
4 9 (27.27%) Manual Testing
5 8 (24.24%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (21.21%) Functional Testing
7 2 (6.06%) Automation Testing
7 2 (6.06%) Waterfall
7 2 (6.06%) Test Management
7 2 (6.06%) Automated Testing
8 1 (3.03%) Software Testing
8 1 (3.03%) Regression Testing
8 1 (3.03%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (48.48%) SQL
2 1 (3.03%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (39.39%) ISEB
2 11 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (6.06%) ISTQB
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago