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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 83 77 74
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 19 25 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.75% 2.19% 2.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.19% 2.74% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 14 23 26
Average salary £40,750 £40,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.87% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,200 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,500 £36,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
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
869 912 991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 80.17% 80.07% 77.60%
Number of salaries quoted 751 805 835
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 6 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 6 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
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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 - 5 £30,000 -
Crawley -16 3 £42,500 -
Gatwick 0 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 6 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 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (46.15%) Java
3 10 (38.46%) QA
4 8 (30.77%) Regression Testing
4 8 (30.77%) Automated Testing
4 8 (30.77%) Waterfall
5 7 (26.92%) Test Strategy
5 7 (26.92%) Selenium
5 7 (26.92%) Manual Testing
5 7 (26.92%) Finance
6 6 (23.08%) SQL
6 6 (23.08%) Integration Testing
6 6 (23.08%) Software Testing
7 5 (19.23%) TDD
7 5 (19.23%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (19.23%) Compatibility Testing
7 5 (19.23%) Unit Testing
7 5 (19.23%) Oracle
7 5 (19.23%) Web Services
8 4 (15.38%) Front Office
8 4 (15.38%) ISEB
8 4 (15.38%) C#
8 4 (15.38%) ISTQB
8 4 (15.38%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (15.38%) Degree
8 4 (15.38%) JIRA
8 4 (15.38%) Automation Testing
8 4 (15.38%) WebDriver
8 4 (15.38%) Open Source
9 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Selenium
2 4 (15.38%) WebDriver
2 4 (15.38%) JIRA
3 1 (3.85%) TestDirector
3 1 (3.85%) LoadRunner
3 1 (3.85%) NUnit
3 1 (3.85%) SoapUI
3 1 (3.85%) Selenium IDE
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Front Office
3 1 (3.85%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Analyst
2 9 (34.62%) Tester
3 7 (26.92%) Test Analyst
4 5 (19.23%) Test Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Tester
5 3 (11.54%) QA Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) QA Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Business Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Test Leader
6 2 (7.69%) Automation Tester
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Automation Tester
6 2 (7.69%) Automated Tester
6 2 (7.69%) Test Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Junior
7 1 (3.85%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Software Test Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Junior Business Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Selenium Tester
7 1 (3.85%) Lead Test Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) Web Services
2 3 (11.54%) XML
3 1 (3.85%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Open Source
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (30.77%) Automated Testing
2 8 (30.77%) Regression Testing
2 8 (30.77%) Waterfall
3 7 (26.92%) Manual Testing
3 7 (26.92%) Test Strategy
4 6 (23.08%) Integration Testing
4 6 (23.08%) Software Testing
5 5 (19.23%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (19.23%) Compatibility Testing
5 5 (19.23%) Unit Testing
5 5 (19.23%) TDD
6 4 (15.38%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (15.38%) Automation Testing
7 3 (11.54%) Time Management
7 3 (11.54%) Web Development
7 3 (11.54%) Business Analysis
7 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
8 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
8 2 (7.69%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) Java
2 6 (23.08%) SQL
3 4 (15.38%) C#
4 3 (11.54%) PHP
5 1 (3.85%) C
5 1 (3.85%) Python
5 1 (3.85%) Ruby
5 1 (3.85%) C++
5 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.85%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) ISEB
1 4 (15.38%) ISTQB
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) VCP4
3 1 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (38.46%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Oracle
2 2 (7.69%) HP
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