The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Torfaen region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 16 32 15
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -17
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 4 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 7.55% 1.65% 6.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.16% 1.79% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 3
Median salary £36,250 £33,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.20% -25.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,500 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.36% +4.28%
Test Scripting
South Wales

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Torfaen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
49 112 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 92.45% 92.56% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 40 108 36
Median salary £43,750 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £47,500 £55,000
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 Torfaen

The demand trend of job ads across the Torfaen 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 Torfaen

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Torfaen

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Torfaen

Test Scripting
Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cwmbran +16 4 £36,250 +8.20%
Test Scripting
South Wales

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 24 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 Torfaen region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 17 (89.47%) QA
2 15 (78.95%) Automated Testing
2 15 (78.95%) Linux
3 14 (73.68%) Unix
3 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (63.16%) Marketing
4 12 (63.16%) PaaS
4 12 (63.16%) E-Commerce
4 12 (63.16%) Data Mining
4 12 (63.16%) Telecoms
4 12 (63.16%) Advertising
4 12 (63.16%) Big Data
4 12 (63.16%) Mobile Marketing
5 8 (42.11%) Manual Testing
5 8 (42.11%) ISTQB
5 8 (42.11%) ISEB
6 7 (36.84%) Web Services
7 5 (26.32%) Apache
7 5 (26.32%) Red Hat
8 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
8 4 (21.05%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
9 3 (15.79%) Scrum
9 3 (15.79%) SQL
9 3 (15.79%) Oracle
9 3 (15.79%) Data Entry
10 2 (10.53%) JUnit
10 2 (10.53%) ITIL
10 2 (10.53%) Windows
10 2 (10.53%) ITIL Certification

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (26.32%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (63.16%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (63.16%) Big Data
1 12 (63.16%) Data Mining
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) JIRA
1 2 (10.53%) JMeter
1 2 (10.53%) JUnit
1 2 (10.53%) NUnit
General
1 12 (63.16%) Advertising
1 12 (63.16%) Marketing
1 12 (63.16%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Analyst
2 12 (63.16%) Test Analyst
3 9 (47.37%) Senior Analyst
3 9 (47.37%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Test Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) C Developer
5 1 (5.26%) C/C++ Developer
5 1 (5.26%) C++ Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Developer in Test
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Algorithms
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (78.95%) Linux
2 14 (73.68%) Unix
3 2 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Automated Testing
2 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (63.16%) E-Commerce
3 12 (63.16%) Mobile Marketing
4 8 (42.11%) Manual Testing
5 4 (21.05%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (15.79%) Data Entry
6 3 (15.79%) Scrum
6 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
7 2 (10.53%) BDD
7 2 (10.53%) Data Analysis
7 2 (10.53%) ITIL
7 2 (10.53%) Line Management
7 2 (10.53%) Performance Testing
7 2 (10.53%) TDD
8 1 (5.26%) Automation Testing
8 1 (5.26%) Defect Management
8 1 (5.26%) RAD
8 1 (5.26%) SDLC
8 1 (5.26%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) C
2 1 (5.26%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) ISEB
1 8 (42.11%) ISTQB
2 2 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (89.47%) QA
2 2 (10.53%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Red Hat
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle