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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 22 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 8 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 8.42% 12.50% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.89% 13.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 0
Average salary £36,250 £34,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.83% -
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
90 61 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 94.74% 95.31% 53.42%
Number of salaries quoted 87 60 38
Average salary £42,500 £37,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.86% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
Salary Histogram in Torfaen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram 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 24 December 2014. 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 -6 8 £36,250 +5.83%
Test Scripting
South Wales

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 8 (72.73%) ISEB
2 7 (63.64%) Manual Testing
3 6 (54.55%) Automated Testing
3 6 (54.55%) QA
4 5 (45.45%) MySQL
4 5 (45.45%) Informix
4 5 (45.45%) E-Commerce
4 5 (45.45%) Advertising
4 5 (45.45%) Marketing
4 5 (45.45%) PaaS
4 5 (45.45%) Big Data
4 5 (45.45%) Mobile Marketing
5 4 (36.36%) Web Services
5 4 (36.36%) UNIX
5 4 (36.36%) Linux
5 4 (36.36%) Data Mining
5 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (27.27%) SQL
6 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
7 2 (18.18%) C++
7 2 (18.18%) Java
7 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
7 2 (18.18%) Oracle
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
7 2 (18.18%) XML
7 2 (18.18%) DTV
7 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
7 2 (18.18%) Test Management
7 2 (18.18%) Data Entry
7 2 (18.18%) Cyber Security

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (9.09%) JBoss
1 1 (9.09%) Apache
1 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
1 1 (9.09%) GlassFish
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) MySQL
1 5 (45.45%) Informix
1 5 (45.45%) Big Data
2 4 (36.36%) Data Mining
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
4 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
4 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) TestLink
2 1 (9.09%) JUnit
2 1 (9.09%) JIRA
2 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
2 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 1 (9.09%) Zephyr
General
1 5 (45.45%) Advertising
1 5 (45.45%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Test Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Test Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Junior
4 1 (9.09%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) QA Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Support
4 1 (9.09%) Manual Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) Web Services
2 2 (18.18%) XML
3 1 (9.09%) DOM
3 1 (9.09%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) DTV
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
1 4 (36.36%) UNIX
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) SUSE
2 1 (9.09%) Android
2 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Manual Testing
2 6 (54.55%) Automated Testing
3 5 (45.45%) E-Commerce
3 5 (45.45%) Mobile Marketing
4 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) Test Management
5 2 (18.18%) Data Entry
5 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Cyber Security
6 1 (9.09%) Android Development
6 1 (9.09%) iOS Development
6 1 (9.09%) Line Management
6 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 1 (9.09%) Workflow
6 1 (9.09%) Validation
6 1 (9.09%) Scrum
6 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
6 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) C++
2 2 (18.18%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) Perl
3 1 (9.09%) Python
3 1 (9.09%) Objective-C
3 1 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) ISEB
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (54.55%) QA
2 1 (9.09%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat