The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Sussex region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 86 89 64
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -25
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 23 26 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.65% 1.80% 2.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.14% 2.35% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 19 23 37
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1075 1105 1158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 76.95% 76.52% 83.67%
Number of salaries quoted 944 911 991
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Test Scripting
South East

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +18 15 £35,000 - 1
Gatwick - 7 £35,000 -
Horsham - 1 £42,500 -
Test Scripting
South East

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 22 (47.83%) ISEB
1 22 (47.83%) ISTQB
2 14 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (30.43%) Test Automation
2 14 (30.43%) HP Quality Center
2 14 (30.43%) HP
3 13 (28.26%) QuickTest Pro
3 13 (28.26%) VBScript
3 13 (28.26%) VB
4 12 (26.09%) Project Management
4 12 (26.09%) Regression Testing
5 10 (21.74%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (21.74%) Software Testing
6 9 (19.57%) Scrum
7 8 (17.39%) Business Analysis
8 7 (15.22%) Degree
9 6 (13.04%) SQL
10 5 (10.87%) PRINCE2
10 5 (10.87%) Change Control
10 5 (10.87%) Waterfall
11 4 (8.70%) BDD
11 4 (8.70%) ATDD
11 4 (8.70%) Communications Security
11 4 (8.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 4 (8.70%) Information Management
11 4 (8.70%) TDD
11 4 (8.70%) Retail
11 4 (8.70%) Change Management
11 4 (8.70%) Aerospace
11 4 (8.70%) Military

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 1 (2.17%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (28.26%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.17%) JIRA
General
1 4 (8.70%) Retail
1 4 (8.70%) Aerospace
1 4 (8.70%) Military
1 4 (8.70%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (30.43%) Analyst
2 11 (23.91%) Tester
3 10 (21.74%) Test Engineer
3 10 (21.74%) Automation Engineer
3 10 (21.74%) Test Automation Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Test Analyst
4 6 (13.04%) Business Analyst
5 5 (10.87%) Software Tester
5 5 (10.87%) Web Tester
6 4 (8.70%) Change Project Manager
6 4 (8.70%) Change Manager
6 4 (8.70%) Project Manager
7 3 (6.52%) Trainee
8 2 (4.35%) Graduate
9 1 (2.17%) Junior
9 1 (2.17%) Administrator
9 1 (2.17%) Test Team Leader
9 1 (2.17%) Systems Tester
9 1 (2.17%) Team Leader
9 1 (2.17%) Functional Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) .NET
2 1 (2.17%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (30.43%) Test Automation
2 12 (26.09%) Project Management
2 12 (26.09%) Regression Testing
3 10 (21.74%) User Acceptance Testing
3 10 (21.74%) Software Testing
4 9 (19.57%) Scrum
5 8 (17.39%) Business Analysis
6 5 (10.87%) PRINCE2
6 5 (10.87%) Change Control
6 5 (10.87%) Waterfall
7 4 (8.70%) BDD
7 4 (8.70%) ATDD
7 4 (8.70%) Communications Security
7 4 (8.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (8.70%) Information Management
7 4 (8.70%) TDD
7 4 (8.70%) Change Management
8 3 (6.52%) Performance Testing
9 2 (4.35%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (28.26%) VBScript
1 13 (28.26%) VB
2 6 (13.04%) SQL
3 1 (2.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 22 (47.83%) ISEB
1 22 (47.83%) ISTQB
2 7 (15.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) QA
Systems Management
1 14 (30.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (30.43%) HP
2 1 (2.17%) ClickSoftware Technologies
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
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