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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 91 68 69
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +1
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 12 18 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.03% 1.65% 2.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.26% 2.15% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 10 18 42
Average salary £37,500 £32,250 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.27% -11.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £28,950 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
953 836 1223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 81.45% 76.49% 82.19%
Number of salaries quoted 828 749 1057
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +7.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,150 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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
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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
Crawley +6 7 £32,500 +3.17%
Gatwick - 5 £47,500 - 1
Test Scripting
South East

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 13 (61.90%) SQL
2 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (52.38%) Software Testing
3 8 (38.10%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (38.10%) Waterfall
4 7 (33.33%) JIRA
4 7 (33.33%) Front Office
4 7 (33.33%) Project Management
5 6 (28.57%) Test Automation
5 6 (28.57%) Regression Testing
6 5 (23.81%) Automated Testing
7 4 (19.05%) Finance
7 4 (19.05%) Business Analysis
7 4 (19.05%) Integration Testing
7 4 (19.05%) Manual Testing
8 3 (14.29%) XML
8 3 (14.29%) Windows
8 3 (14.29%) Change Control
9 2 (9.52%) Test Strategy
9 2 (9.52%) SoapUI
9 2 (9.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
9 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
9 2 (9.52%) IIS
9 2 (9.52%) Web Services
9 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
9 2 (9.52%) ISEB
9 2 (9.52%) Aerospace
9 2 (9.52%) Scrum

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 2 (9.52%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) JIRA
2 2 (9.52%) SoapUI
3 1 (4.76%) Selenium
3 1 (4.76%) WatiN
General
1 7 (33.33%) Front Office
2 4 (19.05%) Finance
3 2 (9.52%) Aerospace
3 2 (9.52%) Military
3 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Test Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Test Leader
3 3 (14.29%) Trainee
3 3 (14.29%) Tester
4 2 (9.52%) Change Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Graduate
4 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Business Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Change Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Agile Test Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Web Tester
5 1 (4.76%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Functional Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Junior Test Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Trainee Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Trainee Test Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) XML
2 2 (9.52%) Web Services
2 2 (9.52%) WinForms
2 2 (9.52%) WPF
3 1 (4.76%) .NET
3 1 (4.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Open Source
1 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (52.38%) Software Testing
2 8 (38.10%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (38.10%) Waterfall
3 7 (33.33%) Project Management
4 6 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 6 (28.57%) Regression Testing
5 5 (23.81%) Automated Testing
6 4 (19.05%) Business Analysis
6 4 (19.05%) Integration Testing
6 4 (19.05%) Manual Testing
7 3 (14.29%) Change Control
8 2 (9.52%) Test Strategy
8 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
8 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
8 2 (9.52%) Scrum
8 2 (9.52%) Change Management
8 2 (9.52%) Information Management
8 2 (9.52%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) C#
3 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (9.52%) ISEB
1 2 (9.52%) ISTQB
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.76%) ClickSoftware Technologies
Gatwick, West Sussex
Gold Group
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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