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 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 82 94 75
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -19
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 25 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.98% 0.82% 1.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.35% 0.98% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 15
Average salary £27,500 £37,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +17.18%
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
1066 1023 868
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 84.40% 83.44% 76.34%
Number of salaries quoted 926 898 755
Average salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £58,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%

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 August 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 August 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
Haywards Heath - 10 £27,500 - 2
Horsham - 3 £40,000 -
Crawley -13 2 - - 1
Gatwick -8 1 £24,000 -49.47% 1
Burgess Hill - 1 £62,500 -
Test Scripting
South East

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 54 (87.10%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (66.13%) Finance
3 38 (61.29%) QA
4 34 (54.84%) Regression Testing
4 34 (54.84%) Java
5 29 (46.77%) Oracle
5 29 (46.77%) Web Services
6 27 (43.55%) Manual Testing
6 27 (43.55%) SDLC
7 22 (35.48%) Waterfall
7 22 (35.48%) Project Management
8 21 (33.87%) Automated Testing
9 20 (32.26%) Compatibility Testing
9 20 (32.26%) Unit Testing
9 20 (32.26%) Integration Testing
9 20 (32.26%) System Integration Testing
9 20 (32.26%) TDD
10 19 (30.65%) .NET
11 16 (25.81%) SQL
12 15 (24.19%) Analytical Skills
13 14 (22.58%) Project Planning
14 13 (20.97%) Windows Server 2003
14 13 (20.97%) T-SQL
14 13 (20.97%) SQL Server
14 13 (20.97%) IIS
14 13 (20.97%) Windows
14 13 (20.97%) Microsoft
14 13 (20.97%) SQL Server 2008
14 13 (20.97%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 12 (19.35%) MS Excel

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 13 (20.97%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (19.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.97%) SQL Server
1 13 (20.97%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (17.74%) Oracle Database
3 6 (9.68%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 13 (20.97%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 9 (14.52%) Selenium
3 1 (1.61%) TestComplete
General
1 41 (66.13%) Finance
2 3 (4.84%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.61%) Banking
3 1 (1.61%) Retail
3 1 (1.61%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 32 (51.61%) Tester
2 15 (24.19%) Analyst
3 14 (22.58%) Consultant
3 14 (22.58%) QA Consultant
4 12 (19.35%) Software Tester
5 11 (17.74%) Test Analyst
6 9 (14.52%) Technical Project Manager
6 9 (14.52%) Project Manager
6 9 (14.52%) Test Engineer
6 9 (14.52%) Technical Manager
7 8 (12.90%) QA Engineer
8 7 (11.29%) Java Consultant
8 7 (11.29%) QA Analyst
8 7 (11.29%) Oracle Consultant
9 6 (9.68%) Agile Project Manager
10 3 (4.84%) Business Analyst
11 2 (3.23%) Software Engineer
11 2 (3.23%) Change Manager
11 2 (3.23%) Software Test Engineer
11 2 (3.23%) Lead Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (46.77%) Web Services
2 19 (30.65%) .NET
3 12 (19.35%) ASP.NET
4 9 (14.52%) Velocity
4 9 (14.52%) XML
4 9 (14.52%) HTML
5 2 (3.23%) JSON
5 2 (3.23%) WCF
5 2 (3.23%) jQuery
5 2 (3.23%) HTML5
5 2 (3.23%) REST
5 2 (3.23%) Gherkin
5 2 (3.23%) CSS
5 2 (3.23%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (24.19%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (11.29%) PMI
3 3 (4.84%) User Experience
4 2 (3.23%) iPad
5 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.97%) Windows
1 13 (20.97%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (3.23%) UNIX
2 2 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (87.10%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (54.84%) Regression Testing
3 27 (43.55%) Manual Testing
3 27 (43.55%) SDLC
4 22 (35.48%) Waterfall
4 22 (35.48%) Project Management
5 21 (33.87%) Automated Testing
6 20 (32.26%) Compatibility Testing
6 20 (32.26%) Unit Testing
6 20 (32.26%) Integration Testing
6 20 (32.26%) TDD
6 20 (32.26%) System Integration Testing
7 14 (22.58%) Project Planning
8 9 (14.52%) SOA
8 9 (14.52%) Scrum
8 9 (14.52%) RAD
9 8 (12.90%) Requirements Analysis
9 8 (12.90%) Automation Testing
10 7 (11.29%) API Development
10 7 (11.29%) OO
Programming Languages
1 34 (54.84%) Java
2 16 (25.81%) SQL
3 13 (20.97%) T-SQL
4 12 (19.35%) C#
5 7 (11.29%) PHP
6 1 (1.61%) VB
6 1 (1.61%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (11.29%) PMI Certification
2 5 (8.06%) ISTQB
2 5 (8.06%) Degree
2 5 (8.06%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (61.29%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.23%) VirtualBox
1 2 (3.23%) KVM
2 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 29 (46.77%) Oracle
2 13 (20.97%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.23%) Apple
3 2 (3.23%) Google
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