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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 34 15 35
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +20
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 14 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells 7.45% 2.90% 4.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.28% 3.08% 5.07%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 6
Average salary £36,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £32,500 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Test Scripting
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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
169 65 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells 89.89% 94.20% 89.03%
Number of salaries quoted 139 60 128
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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
Salary Histogram in Tunbridge Wells

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Tunbridge Wells region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Tunbridge Wells

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tunbridge Wells

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 12 (70.59%) MS Excel
2 11 (64.71%) HTML
2 11 (64.71%) SQL
3 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (47.06%) CSS
5 7 (41.18%) MS Office
5 7 (41.18%) .NET
5 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
5 7 (41.18%) Automated Testing
5 7 (41.18%) QA
6 6 (35.29%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (35.29%) Windows
7 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
7 5 (29.41%) C#
7 5 (29.41%) Scrum
7 5 (29.41%) Selenium
7 5 (29.41%) WebDriver
7 5 (29.41%) Cucumber
7 5 (29.41%) BDD
7 5 (29.41%) V-Model
7 5 (29.41%) SpecFlow
7 5 (29.41%) Automation Testing
7 5 (29.41%) SDLC
8 4 (23.53%) Gherkin
8 4 (23.53%) Bash Shell
8 4 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (23.53%) Time Management
8 4 (23.53%) Kanban
8 4 (23.53%) Regression Testing
8 4 (23.53%) Finance

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Tunbridge Wells by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (17.65%) CMS
Applications
1 12 (70.59%) MS Excel
2 7 (41.18%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Selenium
1 5 (29.41%) WebDriver
1 5 (29.41%) Cucumber
1 5 (29.41%) SpecFlow
2 4 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Test Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Agile Test Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Tester
3 4 (23.53%) Automation Tester
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Test Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Junior
5 2 (11.76%) Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Junior Developer
5 2 (11.76%) QA Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Excel Developer
5 2 (11.76%) IT Support
5 2 (11.76%) Junior IT Support
6 1 (5.88%) Software Tester
6 1 (5.88%) Test Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) HTML
2 8 (47.06%) CSS
3 7 (41.18%) .NET
4 4 (23.53%) Gherkin
4 4 (23.53%) XML
4 4 (23.53%) DOM
5 3 (17.65%) HTML5
5 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
6 2 (11.76%) WinForms
7 1 (5.88%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) iSeries
1 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (41.18%) Automated Testing
3 6 (35.29%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (29.41%) Scrum
4 5 (29.41%) V-Model
4 5 (29.41%) BDD
4 5 (29.41%) Automation Testing
4 5 (29.41%) SDLC
5 4 (23.53%) Time Management
5 4 (23.53%) Kanban
5 4 (23.53%) Regression Testing
5 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery
6 3 (17.65%) Change Management
6 3 (17.65%) Software Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Release Management
6 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
7 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.88%) Coaching
7 1 (5.88%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) SQL
2 5 (29.41%) C#
3 4 (23.53%) Bash Shell
4 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
4 3 (17.65%) VBA
5 2 (11.76%) VB6
5 2 (11.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) ISTQB
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (41.18%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
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