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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
South East / West Sussex
Rank 66 102 95
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -7
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 32 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.93% 0.72% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.33% 0.80% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 27 7 8
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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
961 1000 932
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 87.84% 90.09% 83.74%
Number of salaries quoted 853 922 803
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £66,903
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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
Worthing - 14 £37,500 - 1
Crawley +14 9 £37,500 +15.38%
Gatwick - 3 £50,000 - 1
Burgess Hill - 2 £40,000 -
Haywards Heath -1 1 £52,500 +90.90% 1
Horsham - 1 - -
Test Scripting
South East

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 24 (52.17%) Microsoft
2 18 (39.13%) Test Automation
3 17 (36.96%) Finance
4 16 (34.78%) SQL Server
4 16 (34.78%) Visual Studio
4 16 (34.78%) Windows
5 15 (32.61%) SQL
5 15 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (28.26%) Regression Testing
6 13 (28.26%) SOAP
6 13 (28.26%) HP
6 13 (28.26%) Automation Testing
7 12 (26.09%) REST
7 12 (26.09%) XML
7 12 (26.09%) DOM
7 12 (26.09%) CSS
7 12 (26.09%) HTML
8 11 (23.91%) C#
8 11 (23.91%) HP UFT
8 11 (23.91%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (21.74%) Test Strategy
9 10 (21.74%) SQL Server 2008
9 10 (21.74%) Windows Server
9 10 (21.74%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (21.74%) T-SQL
9 10 (21.74%) ISTQB
10 9 (19.57%) Automated Testing
10 9 (19.57%) Software Testing
10 9 (19.57%) IIS
10 9 (19.57%) ISEB

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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (19.57%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (17.39%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.35%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) Wireless
2 2 (4.35%) SSL
2 2 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (34.78%) SQL Server
2 10 (21.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (13.04%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 16 (34.78%) Visual Studio
2 11 (23.91%) HP UFT
3 4 (8.70%) Selenium
4 3 (6.52%) WebDriver
5 2 (4.35%) NUnit
5 2 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.17%) LoadRunner
6 1 (2.17%) SoapUI
General
1 17 (36.96%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (45.65%) Test Engineer
2 19 (41.30%) Analyst
3 17 (36.96%) Test Automation Engineer
4 12 (26.09%) Test Analyst
5 7 (15.22%) Applications Support
5 7 (15.22%) Applications Support Analyst
5 7 (15.22%) SQL Analyst
5 7 (15.22%) SQL Support Analyst
5 7 (15.22%) Support Analyst
6 6 (13.04%) Software Test Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Financial Analyst
7 4 (8.70%) QA Analyst
7 4 (8.70%) QA Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) QA Test Analyst
7 4 (8.70%) QA Test Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Service Analyst
7 4 (8.70%) Test Leader
8 3 (6.52%) Automation Tester
8 3 (6.52%) Consultant
8 3 (6.52%) Lead Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (28.26%) SOAP
2 12 (26.09%) CSS
2 12 (26.09%) DOM
2 12 (26.09%) HTML
2 12 (26.09%) REST
2 12 (26.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.91%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (34.78%) Windows
2 10 (21.74%) Windows Server
2 10 (21.74%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (39.13%) Test Automation
2 15 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (28.26%) Automation Testing
3 13 (28.26%) Regression Testing
4 10 (21.74%) Test Strategy
5 9 (19.57%) Automated Testing
5 9 (19.57%) Software Testing
6 7 (15.22%) Change Control
6 7 (15.22%) Data Analysis
6 7 (15.22%) Defect Tracking
6 7 (15.22%) Performance Testing
6 7 (15.22%) Test Planning
7 6 (13.04%) Defect Management
7 6 (13.04%) Security Testing
8 4 (8.70%) CRM
9 2 (4.35%) Integration Testing
9 2 (4.35%) Quality Management
9 2 (4.35%) SDLC
9 2 (4.35%) System Integration Testing
9 2 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (32.61%) SQL
2 11 (23.91%) C#
3 10 (21.74%) T-SQL
4 6 (13.04%) C++
4 6 (13.04%) Java
5 4 (8.70%) Python
6 3 (6.52%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.17%) VB
7 1 (2.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (21.74%) ISTQB
2 9 (19.57%) ISEB
3 2 (4.35%) Degree
3 2 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.17%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.04%) QA
2 4 (8.70%) SDET
3 2 (4.35%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (52.17%) Microsoft
2 13 (28.26%) HP
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £55000 Per Annum including benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50K DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30 - 45k plus bonus plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago