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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 24 29 20
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -9
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 4 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 4.94% 0.98% 3.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.19% 1.06% 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 2
Median salary £32,500 - £38,250
90% offered a salary of more than £32,325 - £32,850
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 - £43,650
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
77 94 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 95.06% 92.16% 85.00%
Number of salaries quoted 65 84 41
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £29,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £39,250 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

The demand trend of job ads across the Taunton 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 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 3 December 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 Taunton region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 6 (85.71%) Software Testing
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) Waterfall
2 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 5 (71.43%) User Stories
2 5 (71.43%) Performance Management
2 5 (71.43%) ISTQB
2 5 (71.43%) ISEB
3 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
3 4 (57.14%) Scrum
3 4 (57.14%) BDD
3 4 (57.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (57.14%) Line Management
3 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
4 3 (42.86%) SpecFlow
4 3 (42.86%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Cucumber
5 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) Selenium
5 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Load Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Security Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Test Management
6 1 (14.29%) C#
6 1 (14.29%) Java
6 1 (14.29%) ISO 9001
6 1 (14.29%) ISO 14001
6 1 (14.29%) Advertising

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton 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 3 (42.86%) Cucumber
1 3 (42.86%) SpecFlow
2 2 (28.57%) Selenium
2 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
1 6 (85.71%) Test Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) Software Testing
1 6 (85.71%) Waterfall
2 5 (71.43%) Performance Management
2 5 (71.43%) User Stories
3 4 (57.14%) BDD
3 4 (57.14%) Line Management
3 4 (57.14%) Scrum
3 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
4 3 (42.86%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Load Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Security Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Test Management
5 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
6 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) ISEB
1 5 (71.43%) ISTQB
1 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO 14001
1 1 (14.29%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft