The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 84 57 54
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -3
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 22 50 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.65% 3.58% 3.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.93% 4.23% 4.72%
Number of salaries quoted 19 47 47
Median salary £32,000 £31,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.58% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,200 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £35,000 £36,400
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Test Scripting
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1137 1182 1018
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 85.49% 84.73% 78.67%
Number of salaries quoted 958 987 896
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region citing Test Scripting as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Wales

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Wales region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Wales

Test Scripting
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the Wales region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -20 19 £32,000 +1.58% 3
Mid Wales - 3 - -
Test Scripting
UK

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT jobs citing Test Scripting also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 35 (66.04%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (49.06%) Finance
3 24 (45.28%) SQL
4 22 (41.51%) ISEB
4 22 (41.51%) Selenium
5 18 (33.96%) SoapUI
6 17 (32.08%) ISTQB
7 14 (26.42%) QA
8 13 (24.53%) Waterfall
8 13 (24.53%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (22.64%) Non-Functional Testing
9 12 (22.64%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (20.75%) User Acceptance Testing
10 11 (20.75%) Functional Testing
11 10 (18.87%) Unix
12 9 (16.98%) Integration Testing
12 9 (16.98%) Manual Testing
12 9 (16.98%) Marketing
12 9 (16.98%) Automated Testing
12 9 (16.98%) Defect Management
13 8 (15.09%) Software Delivery
13 8 (15.09%) System Integration Testing
13 8 (15.09%) Test Strategy
13 8 (15.09%) SOAP
13 8 (15.09%) Advertising
14 7 (13.21%) XML
14 7 (13.21%) SDLC
14 7 (13.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 6 (11.32%) PuTTY
15 6 (11.32%) Team Foundation Server

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (9.43%) CMS
1 5 (9.43%) nginx
2 4 (7.55%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (7.55%) MS Office
2 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.43%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (9.43%) Amazon ELB
2 4 (7.55%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.32%) PuTTY
2 5 (9.43%) HTTPS
2 5 (9.43%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.43%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (7.55%) Big Data
2 4 (7.55%) Data Mining
3 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (41.51%) Selenium
2 18 (33.96%) SoapUI
3 6 (11.32%) Jenkins
3 6 (11.32%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (9.43%) Bitbucket
4 5 (9.43%) Git (software)
4 5 (9.43%) PhantomJS
4 5 (9.43%) WebDriver
5 3 (5.66%) Visual Studio
6 2 (3.77%) ClearQuest
6 2 (3.77%) Cucumber
6 2 (3.77%) JMeter
6 2 (3.77%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.89%) Hudson
7 1 (1.89%) TeamCity
General
1 26 (49.06%) Finance
2 9 (16.98%) Marketing
3 8 (15.09%) Advertising
4 6 (11.32%) Games
5 5 (9.43%) Aerospace
5 5 (9.43%) Welsh Language
6 4 (7.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (43.40%) Analyst
2 20 (37.74%) Test Analyst
3 11 (20.75%) Test Leader
4 8 (15.09%) Test Engineer
5 7 (13.21%) Financial Analyst
6 6 (11.32%) Technical Engineer
6 6 (11.32%) Tester
7 5 (9.43%) Developer
7 5 (9.43%) Web Developer
8 4 (7.55%) Django Developer
8 4 (7.55%) HTML CSS Developer
8 4 (7.55%) HTML Developer
8 4 (7.55%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Applications Support
9 3 (5.66%) Applications Support Analyst
9 3 (5.66%) QA Leader
9 3 (5.66%) Support Analyst
9 3 (5.66%) Test Manager
10 2 (3.77%) Senior Analyst
10 2 (3.77%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.09%) SOAP
2 7 (13.21%) XML
3 5 (9.43%) CSS
3 5 (9.43%) CSS3
3 5 (9.43%) Django
3 5 (9.43%) HTML
3 5 (9.43%) HTML5
3 5 (9.43%) OAuth
4 4 (7.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.53%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.43%) Graphic Design
2 5 (9.43%) User Experience
2 5 (9.43%) Virtual Team
3 3 (5.66%) iSeries
4 2 (3.77%) Device Driver
4 2 (3.77%) Fintech
5 1 (1.89%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.87%) Unix
2 4 (7.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (66.04%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (24.53%) Waterfall
3 12 (22.64%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (22.64%) Non-Functional Testing
4 11 (20.75%) Functional Testing
4 11 (20.75%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (16.98%) Automated Testing
5 9 (16.98%) Defect Management
5 9 (16.98%) Integration Testing
5 9 (16.98%) Manual Testing
6 8 (15.09%) Software Delivery
6 8 (15.09%) System Integration Testing
6 8 (15.09%) Test Strategy
7 7 (13.21%) SDLC
8 6 (11.32%) Migration
9 5 (9.43%) Change Control
9 5 (9.43%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (9.43%) CRM
9 5 (9.43%) Machine Learning
9 5 (9.43%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (45.28%) SQL
2 6 (11.32%) Shell Script
3 5 (9.43%) JavaScript
3 5 (9.43%) Python
4 4 (7.55%) Java
5 1 (1.89%) C#
5 1 (1.89%) C++
Qualifications
1 22 (41.51%) ISEB
2 17 (32.08%) ISTQB
3 7 (13.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (5.66%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (3.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (26.42%) QA
System Software
1 5 (9.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (11.32%) HP
2 5 (9.43%) PayPal
3 4 (7.55%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.55%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.77%) TOWER Software
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Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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CGI
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago