The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 18 24 15
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 1 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 2.56% 3.23% 4.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.23% 3.61% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
Average salary £27,000 £31,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Test Scripting
Somerset

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
31 83 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 79.49% 89.25% 93.02%
Number of salaries quoted 26 70 37
Average salary £35,000 £39,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.39% +16.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £29,712 £25,350
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Taunton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Taunton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Taunton region.

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Taunton

Test Scripting
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Taunton 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) SAP HR
1 1 (100.00%) SAP SD
1 1 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 1 (100.00%) SAP MM
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (100.00%) SAP CO
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Taunton 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) SAP HR
1 1 (100.00%) SAP SD
1 1 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 1 (100.00%) SAP MM
1 1 (100.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (100.00%) SAP CO
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Junior
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Junior Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Junior Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP