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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank - - 17
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen - - 4.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 5.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £28,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
110 33 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 93.22% 76.74% 78.72%
Number of salaries quoted 102 33 37
Average salary £45,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Torfaen region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 (80.00%) ISEB
2 3 (60.00%) Advertising
2 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 3 (60.00%) Informix
2 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (60.00%) Data Mining
2 3 (60.00%) Marketing
2 3 (60.00%) QA
2 3 (60.00%) PaaS
2 3 (60.00%) Big Data
2 3 (60.00%) Mobile Marketing
2 3 (60.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (40.00%) UNIX
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) Validation
4 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (20.00%) Workflow
4 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Data Entry
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Algorithms

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Informix
1 3 (60.00%) Data Mining
1 3 (60.00%) Big Data
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (60.00%) Advertising
1 3 (60.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
2 4 (80.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Manual Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) UNIX
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (60.00%) Manual Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Mobile Marketing
2 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Data Entry
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) ISEB
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle