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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 75 99 95
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -4
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 35 13 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.95% 0.93% 1.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.38% 1.16% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 34 9 18
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
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
1035 1120 1126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 87.19% 80.52% 75.22%
Number of salaries quoted 911 993 921
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,850 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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 28 May 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 28 May 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
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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 +14 11 £25,000 -41.17%
Haywards Heath - 3 £27,500 - 1
Crawley -6 2 £27,500 -21.42%
Burgess Hill - 1 £62,500 - 2
Test Scripting
South East

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 41 (80.39%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (68.63%) QA
3 32 (62.75%) Java
4 25 (49.02%) Finance
5 24 (47.06%) Regression Testing
5 24 (47.06%) SDLC
6 23 (45.10%) Waterfall
6 23 (45.10%) Oracle
7 21 (41.18%) Web Services
8 20 (39.22%) TDD
8 20 (39.22%) System Integration Testing
8 20 (39.22%) Compatibility Testing
8 20 (39.22%) Unit Testing
8 20 (39.22%) Integration Testing
8 20 (39.22%) Manual Testing
9 15 (29.41%) Automated Testing
10 12 (23.53%) Selenium
10 12 (23.53%) Requirements Analysis
11 11 (21.57%) Oracle Database
12 10 (19.61%) Automation Testing
12 10 (19.61%) PHP
13 8 (15.69%) Degree
14 7 (13.73%) SQL
14 7 (13.73%) Project Management
15 6 (11.76%) Software Testing
15 6 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
16 5 (9.80%) Test Strategy
16 5 (9.80%) Open Source
17 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2008
17 4 (7.84%) ISTQB

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 4 (7.84%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.57%) Oracle Database
2 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (7.84%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (23.53%) Selenium
2 4 (7.84%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.96%) TestDirector
General
1 25 (49.02%) Finance
2 1 (1.96%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 23 (45.10%) Tester
2 21 (41.18%) Analyst
3 16 (31.37%) Test Analyst
4 14 (27.45%) QA Consultant
4 14 (27.45%) Consultant
4 14 (27.45%) Test Engineer
5 10 (19.61%) QA Engineer
5 10 (19.61%) QA Analyst
6 7 (13.73%) Java Consultant
6 7 (13.73%) Oracle Consultant
7 4 (7.84%) Business Analyst
8 3 (5.88%) Software Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Software Tester
8 3 (5.88%) Software Test Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) Test Manager
10 1 (1.96%) Junior
10 1 (1.96%) Technical Project Manager
10 1 (1.96%) Support Analyst
10 1 (1.96%) Applications Support
10 1 (1.96%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (41.18%) Web Services
2 4 (7.84%) .NET
3 3 (5.88%) ASP.NET
3 3 (5.88%) HTML
4 2 (3.92%) HTML5
4 2 (3.92%) jQuery
4 2 (3.92%) Gherkin
4 2 (3.92%) CSS
5 1 (1.96%) XML
5 1 (1.96%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.84%) User Experience
3 2 (3.92%) iPad
4 1 (1.96%) PMI
4 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (7.84%) Windows
2 2 (3.92%) UNIX
2 2 (3.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (80.39%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (47.06%) Regression Testing
2 24 (47.06%) SDLC
3 23 (45.10%) Waterfall
4 20 (39.22%) TDD
4 20 (39.22%) System Integration Testing
4 20 (39.22%) Compatibility Testing
4 20 (39.22%) Unit Testing
4 20 (39.22%) Integration Testing
4 20 (39.22%) Manual Testing
5 15 (29.41%) Automated Testing
6 12 (23.53%) Requirements Analysis
7 10 (19.61%) Automation Testing
8 7 (13.73%) Project Management
9 6 (11.76%) Software Testing
10 5 (9.80%) Test Strategy
10 5 (9.80%) Open Source
11 4 (7.84%) Test Management
11 4 (7.84%) Business Analysis
11 4 (7.84%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 32 (62.75%) Java
2 10 (19.61%) PHP
3 7 (13.73%) SQL
4 4 (7.84%) T-SQL
4 4 (7.84%) C#
5 1 (1.96%) Python
5 1 (1.96%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.96%) Perl
5 1 (1.96%) C
5 1 (1.96%) C++
5 1 (1.96%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (15.69%) Degree
2 4 (7.84%) ISTQB
3 3 (5.88%) ISEB
4 1 (1.96%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (68.63%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) VirtualBox
1 2 (3.92%) KVM
2 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (45.10%) Oracle
2 4 (7.84%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.92%) Google
3 2 (3.92%) HP
3 2 (3.92%) Apple
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