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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 42 71 51
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -20
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 10 2 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 2.37% 0.34% 2.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.82% 0.37% 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 12
Median salary £32,500 £30,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.55% -31.46%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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
354 539 537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 83.89% 91.05% 93.55%
Number of salaries quoted 296 499 436
Median salary £45,000 £47,304 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.87% +11.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of job ads across the Swindon 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 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 26 February 2017.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Swindon

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (75.00%) Selenium
3 8 (66.67%) WebDriver
4 7 (58.33%) Automated Testing
5 6 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (50.00%) System Testing
5 6 (50.00%) BDD
6 5 (41.67%) Banking
6 5 (41.67%) JIRA
6 5 (41.67%) JMeter
6 5 (41.67%) Finance
6 5 (41.67%) Bugzilla
6 5 (41.67%) Scrum
6 5 (41.67%) ISEB
7 4 (33.33%) QA
8 3 (25.00%) Degree
8 3 (25.00%) Wealth Management
8 3 (25.00%) Use Case
8 3 (25.00%) ISTQB
8 3 (25.00%) SQL
8 3 (25.00%) Migration
8 3 (25.00%) Financial Institution
8 3 (25.00%) Agile Testing
8 3 (25.00%) Data Migration
8 3 (25.00%) Cash Management
8 3 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (25.00%) Web Testing
8 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
8 3 (25.00%) User Stories
8 3 (25.00%) Software Delivery

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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:

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Lucidchart
Development Applications
1 9 (75.00%) Selenium
2 8 (66.67%) WebDriver
3 5 (41.67%) Bugzilla
3 5 (41.67%) JIRA
3 5 (41.67%) JMeter
4 2 (16.67%) Cucumber
5 1 (8.33%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (41.67%) Banking
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Financial Institution
3 2 (16.67%) Retail
3 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Analyst
2 7 (58.33%) Test Analyst
3 5 (41.67%) Automation Test Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) Data Migration Manager
4 3 (25.00%) Data Migration Test Manager
4 3 (25.00%) Migration Manager
4 3 (25.00%) Test Manager
5 2 (16.67%) Data Manager
6 1 (8.33%) Automation Tester
6 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Business Test Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) QA Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Software Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Software Test Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Tester
6 1 (8.33%) Web Automation Tester
6 1 (8.33%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) REST
1 1 (8.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) Automated Testing
3 6 (50.00%) BDD
3 6 (50.00%) System Testing
3 6 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (41.67%) Scrum
5 3 (25.00%) Agile Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Cash Management
5 3 (25.00%) Data Migration
5 3 (25.00%) Migration
5 3 (25.00%) Software Delivery
5 3 (25.00%) Use Case
5 3 (25.00%) User Stories
5 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 3 (25.00%) Wealth Management
5 3 (25.00%) Web Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
6 2 (16.67%) Process Improvement
6 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) ISEB
2 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) HP Quality Center