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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 81 78 78
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 31 20 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.41% 1.60% 1.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.78% 1.96% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 29 16 15
Median salary £33,173 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.07% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £37,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
1117 1023 1029
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 86.86% 81.91% 81.34%
Number of salaries quoted 961 891 836
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +12 30 £33,173 +2.07% 1
West Wales -13 1 - - 1
Test Scripting
UK

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 39 (70.91%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (50.91%) Finance
3 23 (41.82%) Selenium
4 21 (38.18%) ISEB
5 19 (34.55%) Waterfall
6 15 (27.27%) QA
7 14 (25.45%) SQL
8 13 (23.64%) Software Testing
8 13 (23.64%) ISTQB
8 13 (23.64%) TDD
8 13 (23.64%) Manual Testing
9 12 (21.82%) Advertising
10 11 (20.00%) Microsoft
10 11 (20.00%) Defect Management
11 10 (18.18%) .NET
12 9 (16.36%) MS Office
12 9 (16.36%) Visual Studio
12 9 (16.36%) Data Modelling
12 9 (16.36%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (16.36%) Test Automation
12 9 (16.36%) Business Analysis
13 8 (14.55%) Systems Analysis
13 8 (14.55%) Incident Management
13 8 (14.55%) iSeries
13 8 (14.55%) ITIL Certification
13 8 (14.55%) ITIL
13 8 (14.55%) Validation
13 8 (14.55%) Scrum
13 8 (14.55%) SQL Server
13 8 (14.55%) Non-Functional Testing

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 (9.09%) CMS
1 5 (9.09%) nginx
Applications
1 9 (16.36%) MS Office
2 3 (5.45%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (9.09%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.09%) HTTPS
1 5 (9.09%) SSL
2 1 (1.82%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.55%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.09%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (7.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (41.82%) Selenium
2 9 (16.36%) Visual Studio
3 7 (12.73%) WebDriver
4 6 (10.91%) Jenkins
5 5 (9.09%) Bitbucket
5 5 (9.09%) Git (software)
5 5 (9.09%) PhantomJS
6 3 (5.45%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (3.64%) Eclipse
7 2 (3.64%) SpecFlow
8 1 (1.82%) Android Studio
8 1 (1.82%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.82%) Hudson
8 1 (1.82%) MSTest
8 1 (1.82%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (1.82%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.82%) Toad
8 1 (1.82%) Xcode
General
1 28 (50.91%) Finance
2 12 (21.82%) Advertising
3 5 (9.09%) Aerospace
3 5 (9.09%) Games
3 5 (9.09%) Marketing
3 5 (9.09%) Welsh Language
4 4 (7.27%) Banking
4 4 (7.27%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.82%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 29 (52.73%) Analyst
2 16 (29.09%) Test Analyst
3 9 (16.36%) Test Leader
4 8 (14.55%) Applications Support
4 8 (14.55%) Applications Support Analyst
4 8 (14.55%) Support Analyst
5 6 (10.91%) Test Engineer
6 5 (9.09%) Developer
6 5 (9.09%) QA Leader
6 5 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (9.09%) Web Developer
7 4 (7.27%) .NET Programmer
7 4 (7.27%) Analyst Programmer
7 4 (7.27%) HTML Developer
7 4 (7.27%) Programme Manager
7 4 (7.27%) Programme Test Manager
7 4 (7.27%) Programmer
7 4 (7.27%) Senior Analyst Programmer
7 4 (7.27%) Senior Programmer
7 4 (7.27%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (18.18%) .NET
2 6 (10.91%) CSS
2 6 (10.91%) HTML
3 5 (9.09%) .NET Framework
3 5 (9.09%) CSS3
3 5 (9.09%) Django
3 5 (9.09%) HTML5
3 5 (9.09%) OAuth
4 4 (7.27%) ASP.NET
4 4 (7.27%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (7.27%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 4 (7.27%) WCF
5 2 (3.64%) Web Services
6 1 (1.82%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.55%) iSeries
2 6 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (9.09%) Graphic Design
3 5 (9.09%) User Experience
3 5 (9.09%) Virtual Team
4 4 (7.27%) Fintech
5 2 (3.64%) Statistics
6 1 (1.82%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.82%) Replication
6 1 (1.82%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.45%) Android
1 3 (5.45%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.64%) Windows
3 1 (1.82%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (70.91%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (34.55%) Waterfall
3 13 (23.64%) Manual Testing
3 13 (23.64%) Software Testing
3 13 (23.64%) TDD
4 11 (20.00%) Defect Management
5 9 (16.36%) Business Analysis
5 9 (16.36%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (16.36%) Data Modelling
5 9 (16.36%) Test Automation
6 8 (14.55%) Incident Management
6 8 (14.55%) ITIL
6 8 (14.55%) Non-Functional Testing
6 8 (14.55%) Scrum
6 8 (14.55%) Systems Analysis
6 8 (14.55%) Validation
7 7 (12.73%) Automated Testing
7 7 (12.73%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (12.73%) Unit Testing
8 6 (10.91%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 14 (25.45%) SQL
2 7 (12.73%) JavaScript
2 7 (12.73%) Python
3 6 (10.91%) Java
4 5 (9.09%) C#
5 4 (7.27%) C++
6 1 (1.82%) Perl
6 1 (1.82%) PHP
6 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.82%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (38.18%) ISEB
2 13 (23.64%) ISTQB
3 8 (14.55%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (9.09%) Degree
5 1 (1.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (27.27%) QA
System Software
1 5 (9.09%) Docker
Vendors
1 11 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.09%) PayPal
2 5 (9.09%) TOWER Software
3 1 (1.82%) HP
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle
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