The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tunbridge Wells 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 39 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 5 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells 2.96% 0.99% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.42% 1.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Average salary £27,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.85% -
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Test Scripting
Kent

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Tunbridge Wells
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
146 82 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells 86.39% 81.19% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 108 66 41
Average salary £42,000 £43,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £48,000 £60,000
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 Tunbridge Wells

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Tunbridge Wells region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Tunbridge Wells

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Tunbridge Wells

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Tunbridge Wells

Test Scripting
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Tunbridge Wells

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Tunbridge Wells 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 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 10 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (80.00%) Automated Testing
2 8 (80.00%) Degree
2 8 (80.00%) QA
2 8 (80.00%) WinForms
2 8 (80.00%) VB6
2 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) VB
3 7 (70.00%) HTML
3 7 (70.00%) T-SQL
3 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
3 7 (70.00%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (70.00%) HTML5
4 5 (50.00%) Manual Testing
4 5 (50.00%) MS Office
5 3 (30.00%) Workflow
5 3 (30.00%) Citrix
5 3 (30.00%) Silverlight
6 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Tunbridge Wells by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Tunbridge Wells 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.

Applications
1 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (50.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) QA Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Software Tester
1 5 (50.00%) Tester
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Junior
2 1 (10.00%) Junior Tester
2 1 (10.00%) Junior Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (80.00%) WinForms
3 7 (70.00%) HTML
3 7 (70.00%) HTML5
4 3 (30.00%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Software Testing
2 8 (80.00%) Automated Testing
3 7 (70.00%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (50.00%) Manual Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (80.00%) VB6
2 8 (80.00%) VB
3 7 (70.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (80.00%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Citrix