The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 96 87 106
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +19
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 13 22 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.97% 1.93% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 2.18% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 12 18 4
Median salary £38,750 £27,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.90% -29.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £25,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,450 £50,000 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
Test Scripting
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1184 1007 1136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 88.23% 88.18% 85.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1106 875 1011
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of job ads across the West Sussex 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 West Sussex

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in West Sussex

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Test Scripting
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Gatwick -2 4 £52,250 +117.70%
Crawley -9 3 £34,000 -
East Grinstead - 3 £37,500 -
Haywards Heath +1 2 £42,500 +54.54%
Test Scripting
South East

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 13 (50.00%) HP
1 13 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 13 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 11 (42.31%) C#
3 10 (38.46%) Performance Testing
3 10 (38.46%) Automation Testing
4 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (30.77%) Test Strategy
6 7 (26.92%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (26.92%) SoapUI
6 7 (26.92%) Continuous Delivery
6 7 (26.92%) TDD
6 7 (26.92%) Automated Testing
6 7 (26.92%) Software Testing
6 7 (26.92%) Security Testing
6 7 (26.92%) Unit Testing
6 7 (26.92%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (26.92%) Degree
6 7 (26.92%) Selenium
7 6 (23.08%) QA
7 6 (23.08%) Java
7 6 (23.08%) CRM
7 6 (23.08%) ISO 9001
7 6 (23.08%) TCP/IP
7 6 (23.08%) ISEB
7 6 (23.08%) System Integration Testing
7 6 (23.08%) SDLC
7 6 (23.08%) HP Quality Center
8 5 (19.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) TCP/IP
2 3 (11.54%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Selenium
1 7 (26.92%) SoapUI
1 7 (26.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (11.54%) JMeter
2 3 (11.54%) LoadRunner
2 3 (11.54%) WebDriver
3 1 (3.85%) JUnit
3 1 (3.85%) NUnit
3 1 (3.85%) SpecFlow
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Tester
2 7 (26.92%) Agile Tester
3 6 (23.08%) Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) Test Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) Test Leader
4 5 (19.23%) Automation Test Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Automation Tester
5 3 (11.54%) QA Automation Tester
5 3 (11.54%) QA Tester
6 2 (7.69%) Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Mobile Tester
6 2 (7.69%) QA Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) QA Automation Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) QA Test Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Software Test Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Test Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Test Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Tester
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) .NET
2 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.85%) Velocity
2 1 (3.85%) XML
2 1 (3.85%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Data Integration
2 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Device Driver
3 1 (3.85%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.85%) PMI
3 1 (3.85%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Android
1 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 13 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 10 (38.46%) Automation Testing
2 10 (38.46%) Performance Testing
3 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (30.77%) Test Strategy
5 7 (26.92%) Automated Testing
5 7 (26.92%) Continuous Delivery
5 7 (26.92%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (26.92%) Security Testing
5 7 (26.92%) Software Testing
5 7 (26.92%) TDD
5 7 (26.92%) Unit Testing
6 6 (23.08%) CRM
6 6 (23.08%) SDLC
6 6 (23.08%) System Integration Testing
7 4 (15.38%) DevOps
7 4 (15.38%) Time Management
8 3 (11.54%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) C#
2 6 (23.08%) Java
3 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
3 3 (11.54%) SQL
4 2 (7.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) Degree
2 6 (23.08%) ISEB
3 5 (19.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (3.85%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.85%) PMI Certification
4 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) ISO 9001
1 6 (23.08%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) HP
2 5 (19.23%) Oracle
3 4 (15.38%) SAP
4 1 (3.85%) IBM
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft