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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 52 49 64
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +15
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 9 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 1.71% 2.37% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.99% 2.59% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 1
Median salary £35,000 £33,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% +20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.28%
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
453 463 437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 85.96% 91.50% 86.53%
Number of salaries quoted 399 401 390
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £55,648
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 25 May 2016.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Swindon

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, 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 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (80.00%) Regression Testing
3 7 (70.00%) JMeter
3 7 (70.00%) Automated Testing
3 7 (70.00%) WebDriver
3 7 (70.00%) Cucumber
3 7 (70.00%) Selenium
4 5 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (30.00%) Scrum
6 2 (20.00%) Manual Testing
6 2 (20.00%) System Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
6 2 (20.00%) Agile Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (20.00%) BDD
6 2 (20.00%) Java
6 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Coaching
7 1 (10.00%) Defect Management
7 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
7 1 (10.00%) Degree
7 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
7 1 (10.00%) QA
7 1 (10.00%) Project Management
7 1 (10.00%) Finance
7 1 (10.00%) User Stories
7 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
7 1 (10.00%) Test Automation

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:

Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Cucumber
1 7 (70.00%) JMeter
1 7 (70.00%) Selenium
1 7 (70.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Test Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Graduate
3 1 (10.00%) Graduate Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Graduate Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Software Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Software Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Testing Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Trainee
3 1 (10.00%) Trainee Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Trainee Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) Regression Testing
2 8 (80.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (70.00%) Automated Testing
4 5 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (30.00%) Scrum
6 2 (20.00%) Agile Testing
6 2 (20.00%) BDD
6 2 (20.00%) Coaching
6 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Manual Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
6 2 (20.00%) System Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
7 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
7 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
7 1 (10.00%) Defect Management
7 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
7 1 (10.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center