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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 33 15 16
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +1
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 2 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 1.61% 6.25% 4.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.75% 8.33% 4.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 2
Average salary £33,500 £45,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.55% +60.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £41,000 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £47,000 £30,400
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
114 36 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 91.94% 75.00% 85.42%
Number of salaries quoted 110 36 40
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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
Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cwmbran -18 2 £33,500 -25.55%
Test Scripting
South Wales

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 22 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%) Informix
2 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 3 (60.00%) Advertising
2 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (60.00%) Marketing
2 3 (60.00%) QA
2 3 (60.00%) Mobile Marketing
3 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (40.00%) PaaS
3 2 (40.00%) Big Data
3 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Data Mining
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) UNIX
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Apache
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) JUnit
4 1 (20.00%) Multimedia
4 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Objective-C
4 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Software Testing

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Informix
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 2 (40.00%) Big Data
2 2 (40.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JUnit
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (20.00%) Zephyr
General
1 3 (60.00%) Advertising
1 3 (60.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Junior
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Manual Tester
2 1 (20.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) UNIX
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (20.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (60.00%) Mobile Marketing
2 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Load Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Android Development
3 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C++
1 2 (40.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Objective-C
2 1 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) ISEB
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA