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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 83 101 96
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -5
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 22 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.93% 0.53% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.24% 0.62% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 18 4 10
Average salary £27,500 £38,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.03% +29.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,500 £33,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +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
984 1122 1003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 86.16% 84.74% 75.70%
Number of salaries quoted 852 998 832
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%

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 July 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 July 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
Haywards Heath - 9 £27,500 - 1
Horsham - 4 £32,500 -
Crawley -11 2 - -
Gatwick -4 1 £24,000 -40.00%
Test Scripting
South East

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 50 (84.75%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (61.02%) QA
3 33 (55.93%) Java
4 32 (54.24%) Finance
5 30 (50.85%) Regression Testing
6 27 (45.76%) Manual Testing
7 25 (42.37%) Oracle
8 24 (40.68%) Waterfall
8 24 (40.68%) SDLC
9 23 (38.98%) Web Services
10 21 (35.59%) Automated Testing
11 20 (33.90%) TDD
11 20 (33.90%) System Integration Testing
11 20 (33.90%) Compatibility Testing
11 20 (33.90%) Unit Testing
11 20 (33.90%) Integration Testing
12 16 (27.12%) Project Management
13 14 (23.73%) SQL
14 12 (20.34%) .NET
14 12 (20.34%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (20.34%) Selenium
14 12 (20.34%) Requirements Analysis
15 11 (18.64%) Project Planning
15 11 (18.64%) Oracle Database
16 10 (16.95%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 10 (16.95%) SQL Server 2008
16 10 (16.95%) Windows Server 2003
16 10 (16.95%) Microsoft
16 10 (16.95%) T-SQL
16 10 (16.95%) Windows

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 10 (16.95%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (15.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.64%) Oracle Database
2 10 (16.95%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (16.95%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.39%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (20.34%) Selenium
2 10 (16.95%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 32 (54.24%) Finance
2 2 (3.39%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.69%) Banking
3 1 (1.69%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 29 (49.15%) Tester
2 22 (37.29%) Analyst
3 15 (25.42%) Test Analyst
4 14 (23.73%) Consultant
4 14 (23.73%) QA Consultant
5 13 (22.03%) Test Engineer
6 10 (16.95%) QA Engineer
6 10 (16.95%) QA Analyst
7 9 (15.25%) Software Tester
8 7 (11.86%) Oracle Consultant
8 7 (11.86%) Java Consultant
9 6 (10.17%) Business Analyst
10 3 (5.08%) Technical Manager
10 3 (5.08%) Technical Project Manager
10 3 (5.08%) Project Manager
11 2 (3.39%) Junior Analyst
11 2 (3.39%) Agile Project Manager
11 2 (3.39%) Junior
11 2 (3.39%) Software Engineer
11 2 (3.39%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (38.98%) Web Services
2 12 (20.34%) .NET
3 9 (15.25%) ASP.NET
4 5 (8.47%) HTML
5 3 (5.08%) XML
5 3 (5.08%) Velocity
6 2 (3.39%) jQuery
6 2 (3.39%) Gherkin
6 2 (3.39%) HTML5
6 2 (3.39%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.34%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.78%) User Experience
3 3 (5.08%) PMI
4 2 (3.39%) iPad
5 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.95%) Windows Server 2003
1 10 (16.95%) Windows
2 2 (3.39%) UNIX
2 2 (3.39%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (84.75%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (50.85%) Regression Testing
3 27 (45.76%) Manual Testing
4 24 (40.68%) Waterfall
4 24 (40.68%) SDLC
5 21 (35.59%) Automated Testing
6 20 (33.90%) TDD
6 20 (33.90%) System Integration Testing
6 20 (33.90%) Compatibility Testing
6 20 (33.90%) Unit Testing
6 20 (33.90%) Integration Testing
7 16 (27.12%) Project Management
8 12 (20.34%) Requirements Analysis
9 11 (18.64%) Project Planning
10 9 (15.25%) Automation Testing
11 6 (10.17%) E-Commerce
12 5 (8.47%) Business Analysis
12 5 (8.47%) Software Testing
12 5 (8.47%) Web Development
12 5 (8.47%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 33 (55.93%) Java
2 14 (23.73%) SQL
3 10 (16.95%) T-SQL
3 10 (16.95%) PHP
4 9 (15.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (11.86%) Degree
2 3 (5.08%) ISEB
2 3 (5.08%) PMI Certification
2 3 (5.08%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (61.02%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.39%) VirtualBox
1 2 (3.39%) KVM
2 1 (1.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 25 (42.37%) Oracle
2 10 (16.95%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.39%) Google
3 2 (3.39%) Apple
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