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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 23 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 3.66% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.55% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £30,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
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
66 46 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 80.49% 97.87% 86.75%
Number of salaries quoted 64 24 62
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,750 £27,550
10% offered a salary of more than £52,300 £42,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Load Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (50.00%) NUnit
3 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (25.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Test Management
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) ISEB
4 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (25.00%) SpecFlow
4 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (25.00%) User Stories
4 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
4 1 (25.00%) Line Management

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (50.00%) NUnit
2 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (25.00%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Load Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Line Management
4 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (25.00%) Test Management
4 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
4 1 (25.00%) User Stories
4 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
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