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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 81 106 104
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -2
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 28 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.41% 0.61% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.77% 0.73% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 26 6 10
Average salary £28,250 £35,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.28% +29.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £69,000 £32,100
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +4.47%
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
1011 1097 1072
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 86.93% 82.98% 76.85%
Number of salaries quoted 888 986 871
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 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 3 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 3 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 - 7 £27,500 -
Horsham - 7 £25,000 -
Crawley -3 3 £27,500 -12.00%
Burgess Hill - 1 £62,500 - 3
Test Scripting
South East

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 3 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 46 (79.31%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (60.34%) QA
3 32 (55.17%) Java
4 29 (50.00%) Finance
5 28 (48.28%) Regression Testing
6 25 (43.10%) Manual Testing
7 24 (41.38%) Waterfall
7 24 (41.38%) SDLC
8 23 (39.66%) Oracle
9 21 (36.21%) Web Services
10 20 (34.48%) TDD
10 20 (34.48%) System Integration Testing
10 20 (34.48%) Compatibility Testing
10 20 (34.48%) Unit Testing
10 20 (34.48%) Integration Testing
11 19 (32.76%) Automated Testing
12 12 (20.69%) Requirements Analysis
12 12 (20.69%) Selenium
12 12 (20.69%) Project Management
12 12 (20.69%) SQL
13 11 (18.97%) Oracle Database
14 10 (17.24%) Automation Testing
14 10 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
14 10 (17.24%) PHP
15 8 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
15 8 (13.79%) T-SQL
15 8 (13.79%) .NET
15 8 (13.79%) C#
15 8 (13.79%) SQL Server
15 8 (13.79%) IIS

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 8 (13.79%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (12.07%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.72%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.97%) Oracle Database
2 8 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.79%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (20.69%) Selenium
2 8 (13.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.72%) TestDirector
General
1 29 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (3.45%) Electronics
3 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.72%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (46.55%) Tester
2 22 (37.93%) Analyst
3 16 (27.59%) Test Analyst
4 14 (24.14%) Consultant
4 14 (24.14%) Test Engineer
4 14 (24.14%) QA Consultant
5 10 (17.24%) QA Analyst
5 10 (17.24%) QA Engineer
6 7 (12.07%) Java Consultant
6 7 (12.07%) Oracle Consultant
6 7 (12.07%) Software Tester
7 5 (8.62%) Business Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) Test Manager
8 3 (5.17%) Software Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Software Test Engineer
9 1 (1.72%) Junior Business Analyst
9 1 (1.72%) Technical Manager
9 1 (1.72%) Lead Test Analyst
9 1 (1.72%) Junior Analyst
9 1 (1.72%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (36.21%) Web Services
2 8 (13.79%) .NET
3 7 (12.07%) ASP.NET
4 3 (5.17%) HTML
5 2 (3.45%) jQuery
5 2 (3.45%) HTML5
5 2 (3.45%) Gherkin
5 2 (3.45%) CSS
6 1 (1.72%) XML
6 1 (1.72%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.90%) User Experience
3 2 (3.45%) iPad
4 1 (1.72%) PMI
4 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.79%) Windows
1 8 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (3.45%) UNIX
2 2 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (79.31%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (48.28%) Regression Testing
3 25 (43.10%) Manual Testing
4 24 (41.38%) Waterfall
4 24 (41.38%) SDLC
5 20 (34.48%) System Integration Testing
5 20 (34.48%) Compatibility Testing
5 20 (34.48%) Unit Testing
5 20 (34.48%) Integration Testing
5 20 (34.48%) TDD
6 19 (32.76%) Automated Testing
7 12 (20.69%) Project Management
7 12 (20.69%) Requirements Analysis
8 10 (17.24%) Automation Testing
9 8 (13.79%) Project Planning
10 6 (10.34%) Software Testing
11 5 (8.62%) Test Strategy
11 5 (8.62%) Web Development
11 5 (8.62%) Test Management
11 5 (8.62%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 32 (55.17%) Java
2 12 (20.69%) SQL
3 10 (17.24%) PHP
4 8 (13.79%) T-SQL
4 8 (13.79%) C#
5 1 (1.72%) C++
5 1 (1.72%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.72%) Perl
5 1 (1.72%) Python
5 1 (1.72%) Ruby
5 1 (1.72%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (13.79%) Degree
2 4 (6.90%) ISTQB
3 3 (5.17%) ISEB
4 1 (1.72%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (60.34%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.45%) VirtualBox
1 2 (3.45%) KVM
2 1 (1.72%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (5.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (39.66%) Oracle
2 8 (13.79%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.45%) HP
3 2 (3.45%) Apple
3 2 (3.45%) Google
Burgess Hill
American Express
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Burgess Hill
American Express
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Burgess Hill
American Express
Posted: 2 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Generous Benefits and Perks
Posted: 3 days ago