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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 72 79 81
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 25 24 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.18% 1.92% 2.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.64% 2.46% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 20 20 26
Average salary £40,750 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.87% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,850 £30,000 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £38,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
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
948 976 1032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 82.79% 78.08% 76.39%
Number of salaries quoted 819 854 870
Average salary £41,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.88% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £28,933
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +6.25%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 March 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Horsham +5 8 £30,000 -29.41%
Crawley -20 3 £42,500 +9.67%
Gatwick +9 2 £44,500 +11.25%
Lancing - 2 - -
Burgess Hill - 1 - -
Test Scripting
South East

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex region citing Test Scripting also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Test Scripting.

1 18 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (50.00%) QA
2 15 (50.00%) Java
3 11 (36.67%) Regression Testing
4 10 (33.33%) Finance
4 10 (33.33%) Waterfall
5 9 (30.00%) Manual Testing
5 9 (30.00%) Oracle
6 8 (26.67%) Web Services
6 8 (26.67%) TDD
6 8 (26.67%) Selenium
6 8 (26.67%) Compatibility Testing
6 8 (26.67%) Unit Testing
6 8 (26.67%) Integration Testing
6 8 (26.67%) Test Strategy
7 7 (23.33%) Degree
7 7 (23.33%) Automated Testing
8 6 (20.00%) Software Testing
9 5 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
9 5 (16.67%) Oracle Database
9 5 (16.67%) Open Source
10 4 (13.33%) ISTQB
10 4 (13.33%) WebDriver
10 4 (13.33%) Automation Testing
10 4 (13.33%) SQL
10 4 (13.33%) C#
10 4 (13.33%) ISEB
11 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
11 3 (10.00%) PHP
11 3 (10.00%) Web Development

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex region citing Test Scripting also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Test Scripting. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (26.67%) Selenium
2 4 (13.33%) WebDriver
3 2 (6.67%) JIRA
4 1 (3.33%) TestDirector
4 1 (3.33%) LoadRunner
4 1 (3.33%) NUnit
4 1 (3.33%) SoapUI
4 1 (3.33%) Selenium IDE
General
1 10 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Front Office
3 1 (3.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Tester
1 12 (40.00%) Analyst
2 9 (30.00%) Test Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Test Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Tester
4 3 (10.00%) QA Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) QA Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) QA Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Automation Tester
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Automation Tester
5 2 (6.67%) Automated Tester
5 2 (6.67%) Software Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Test Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Software Test Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Junior Business Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Java Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (26.67%) Web Services
2 2 (6.67%) XML
3 1 (3.33%) jQuery
3 1 (3.33%) HTML5
3 1 (3.33%) Gherkin
3 1 (3.33%) HTML
3 1 (3.33%) CSS
3 1 (3.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Open Source
2 3 (10.00%) User Experience
2 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) iPad
3 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) UNIX
1 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (36.67%) Regression Testing
3 10 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 9 (30.00%) Manual Testing
5 8 (26.67%) Test Strategy
5 8 (26.67%) TDD
5 8 (26.67%) Compatibility Testing
5 8 (26.67%) Unit Testing
5 8 (26.67%) Integration Testing
6 7 (23.33%) Automated Testing
7 6 (20.00%) Software Testing
8 5 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (13.33%) Automation Testing
10 3 (10.00%) Time Management
10 3 (10.00%) Business Analysis
10 3 (10.00%) Web Development
10 3 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (10.00%) Test Management
10 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
11 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 15 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (13.33%) C#
2 4 (13.33%) SQL
3 3 (10.00%) PHP
4 1 (3.33%) C
4 1 (3.33%) Python
4 1 (3.33%) Ruby
4 1 (3.33%) C++
4 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) Degree
2 4 (13.33%) ISEB
2 4 (13.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) VirtualBox
1 1 (3.33%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) Oracle
2 2 (6.67%) HP
3 1 (3.33%) Apple
3 1 (3.33%) Google
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 Per Annum + great benefits
Posted: 2 days ago