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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 27 29 22
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 6 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 6.00% 1.52% 4.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.38% 1.61% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 4
Median salary £32,375 £27,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.90% -14.28%
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
94 62 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 94.00% 93.94% 88.89%
Number of salaries quoted 72 55 69
Median salary £37,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £29,712
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,500 £44,250
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 30 September 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%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) Software Testing
1 6 (85.71%) Waterfall
2 5 (71.43%) BDD
2 5 (71.43%) Performance Management
2 5 (71.43%) ISTQB
2 5 (71.43%) Scrum
2 5 (71.43%) ISEB
2 5 (71.43%) User Stories
3 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
3 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
3 4 (57.14%) SpecFlow
3 4 (57.14%) Cucumber
3 4 (57.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (57.14%) Line Management
4 3 (42.86%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
4 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) Selenium
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%) Defect Management
6 1 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (14.29%) TDD
6 1 (14.29%) C#
6 1 (14.29%) Java

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 4 (57.14%) Cucumber
1 4 (57.14%) SpecFlow
2 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (28.57%) Selenium
General
1 1 (14.29%) Advertising
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
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%) BDD
2 5 (71.43%) Performance Management
2 5 (71.43%) Scrum
2 5 (71.43%) User Stories
3 4 (57.14%) Line Management
3 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
4 3 (42.86%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance 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
6 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Defect Management
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
2 4 (57.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO 14001
1 1 (14.29%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
Taunton, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Taunton, Somerset
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Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Taunton
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Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago