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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 60 66 64
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 5 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.85% 0.55% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.98% 0.69% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 1
Average salary £41,000 £30,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.66% +33.33%
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
509 436 467
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 87.01% 80.59% 82.22%
Number of salaries quoted 383 374 414
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,814 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 24 December 2014.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Swindon

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 27 (79.41%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (70.59%) Use Case
3 21 (61.76%) Banking
3 21 (61.76%) Retail
4 20 (58.82%) Retail Banking
5 19 (55.88%) Finance
6 15 (44.12%) ISEB
6 15 (44.12%) Degree
7 12 (35.29%) Scrum
8 11 (32.35%) SQL
8 11 (32.35%) TDD
8 11 (32.35%) Selenium
9 10 (29.41%) Manual Testing
10 9 (26.47%) WATIR
10 9 (26.47%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (26.47%) WebDriver
11 6 (17.65%) Web Services
11 6 (17.65%) RESTful
12 4 (11.76%) Test Management
12 4 (11.76%) Functional Testing
13 3 (8.82%) Automation Testing
14 2 (5.88%) Regression Testing
14 2 (5.88%) Automated Testing
14 2 (5.88%) Software Testing
14 2 (5.88%) ISTQB
14 2 (5.88%) System Testing
14 2 (5.88%) Waterfall
14 2 (5.88%) Test Strategy
15 1 (2.94%) C#
15 1 (2.94%) HTML

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (32.35%) Selenium
2 9 (26.47%) WATIR
2 9 (26.47%) WebDriver
3 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (61.76%) Banking
1 21 (61.76%) Retail
2 20 (58.82%) Retail Banking
3 19 (55.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (61.76%) Test Analyst
1 21 (61.76%) Analyst
2 11 (32.35%) Test Manager
3 8 (23.53%) Senior Analyst
3 8 (23.53%) Senior Test Analyst
4 5 (14.71%) Test Leader
5 4 (11.76%) Functional Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Functional Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) Web Services
1 6 (17.65%) RESTful
2 1 (2.94%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.94%) EMV
1 1 (2.94%) Chip and PIN
1 1 (2.94%) Replication
1 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.94%) Mobile Banking
1 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (79.41%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (70.59%) Use Case
3 12 (35.29%) Scrum
4 11 (32.35%) TDD
5 10 (29.41%) Manual Testing
6 9 (26.47%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (11.76%) Test Management
7 4 (11.76%) Functional Testing
8 3 (8.82%) Automation Testing
9 2 (5.88%) System Testing
9 2 (5.88%) Waterfall
9 2 (5.88%) Test Strategy
9 2 (5.88%) Automated Testing
9 2 (5.88%) Software Testing
9 2 (5.88%) Regression Testing
10 1 (2.94%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (2.94%) ETL
10 1 (2.94%) Configuration Management
10 1 (2.94%) Project Management
10 1 (2.94%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (32.35%) SQL
2 1 (2.94%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (44.12%) ISEB
1 15 (44.12%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (2.94%) IBM
1 1 (2.94%) HP
City, Swindon
House of Fraser
Salary: £40,000 - £49,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire Wilts Oxon Newbury Swindon
Questor Resourcing
Salary: £25 - 40,000 + Bonus + Very Good Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Berkshire Wilts Oxon Newbury Swindon
Questor Resourcing
Salary: £25 - 40,000 + Bonus + Very Good Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
House of Fraser
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 17 days ago