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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 78 50 65
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +15
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 26 63 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.01% 4.36% 2.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.33% 5.20% 3.50%
Number of salaries quoted 22 58 34
Median salary £31,425 £31,500 £30,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.23% +4.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
1116 1211 1030
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 86.44% 83.81% 80.41%
Number of salaries quoted 944 1030 862
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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 25 September 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 25 September 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 -18 23 £31,425 -0.23% 2
Mid Wales - 3 - -
Test Scripting
UK

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 31 (64.58%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (54.17%) Finance
3 22 (45.83%) SQL
3 22 (45.83%) Selenium
4 18 (37.50%) ISEB
5 14 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (27.08%) SoapUI
7 12 (25.00%) ISTQB
7 12 (25.00%) QA
8 11 (22.92%) Manual Testing
8 11 (22.92%) Waterfall
9 10 (20.83%) Defect Management
10 9 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (16.67%) Integration Testing
11 8 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
11 8 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
12 7 (14.58%) Team Foundation Server
12 7 (14.58%) Python
12 7 (14.58%) XML
12 7 (14.58%) System Integration Testing
12 7 (14.58%) SDLC
12 7 (14.58%) Functional Testing
13 6 (12.50%) PuTTY
13 6 (12.50%) Jenkins
13 6 (12.50%) Visual Studio
13 6 (12.50%) JavaScript
13 6 (12.50%) Unix
13 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
13 6 (12.50%) HP
13 6 (12.50%) Shell Script

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 (10.42%) CMS
1 5 (10.42%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (10.42%) MS Office
2 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.42%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (10.42%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.50%) PuTTY
2 5 (10.42%) HTTPS
2 5 (10.42%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.42%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (45.83%) Selenium
2 13 (27.08%) SoapUI
3 7 (14.58%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (12.50%) Jenkins
4 6 (12.50%) Visual Studio
4 6 (12.50%) WebDriver
5 5 (10.42%) Bitbucket
5 5 (10.42%) Git (software)
5 5 (10.42%) PhantomJS
6 2 (4.17%) ClearQuest
6 2 (4.17%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.08%) Android Studio
7 1 (2.08%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.08%) Hudson
7 1 (2.08%) MSTest
7 1 (2.08%) SpecFlow
7 1 (2.08%) TeamCity
7 1 (2.08%) Xcode
General
1 26 (54.17%) Finance
2 5 (10.42%) Advertising
2 5 (10.42%) Aerospace
2 5 (10.42%) Marketing
2 5 (10.42%) Welsh Language
3 2 (4.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (39.58%) Analyst
2 15 (31.25%) Test Analyst
3 10 (20.83%) Test Engineer
3 10 (20.83%) Test Leader
4 6 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Financial Analyst
5 5 (10.42%) Tester
5 5 (10.42%) Web Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Applications Support
6 4 (8.33%) Applications Support Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) Django Developer
6 4 (8.33%) HTML CSS Developer
6 4 (8.33%) HTML Developer
6 4 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (8.33%) QA Leader
6 4 (8.33%) Support Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Software Tester
8 2 (4.17%) QA Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.58%) XML
2 5 (10.42%) CSS
2 5 (10.42%) CSS3
2 5 (10.42%) Django
2 5 (10.42%) HTML
2 5 (10.42%) HTML5
2 5 (10.42%) OAuth
3 3 (6.25%) SOAP
4 1 (2.08%) .NET
4 1 (2.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.42%) Graphic Design
2 5 (10.42%) User Experience
2 5 (10.42%) Virtual Team
3 4 (8.33%) iSeries
4 3 (6.25%) Device Driver
4 3 (6.25%) Fintech
5 2 (4.17%) Statistics
6 1 (2.08%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.08%) Replication
6 1 (2.08%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.50%) Unix
2 3 (6.25%) Android
2 3 (6.25%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (64.58%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (22.92%) Manual Testing
3 11 (22.92%) Waterfall
4 10 (20.83%) Defect Management
5 8 (16.67%) Integration Testing
5 8 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
5 8 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (14.58%) Functional Testing
6 7 (14.58%) SDLC
6 7 (14.58%) System Integration Testing
7 6 (12.50%) Automated Testing
7 6 (12.50%) Software Testing
7 6 (12.50%) Test Automation
8 5 (10.42%) Analytics
8 5 (10.42%) Business Analysis
8 5 (10.42%) Change Control
8 5 (10.42%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (10.42%) Data Analytics
8 5 (10.42%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 22 (45.83%) SQL
2 7 (14.58%) Python
3 6 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 6 (12.50%) Shell Script
4 3 (6.25%) Java
5 2 (4.17%) C#
5 2 (4.17%) C++
6 1 (2.08%) Perl
6 1 (2.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (37.50%) ISEB
2 12 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 4 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (10.42%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (12.50%) HP
1 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.42%) PayPal
3 2 (4.17%) TOWER Software
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