The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 18 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 3 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 3.19% 5.88% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.00% 8.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 0
Average salary £26,000 £28,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.77% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Test Scripting
Wales

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 Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
75 60 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 79.79% 70.59% 43.18%
Number of salaries quoted 55 56 12
Average salary £45,000 £27,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.63% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £37,500 £40,000
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 Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the West Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in West Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the West Wales region.

Test Scripting Salary Trend in West Wales

Test Scripting
Job Locations in West Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 19 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Swansea +5 3 £26,000 -8.77% 6
Test Scripting
Wales

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Wales 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 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Software Testing
2 4 (66.67%) ISEB
3 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) V-Model
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (33.33%) NCover
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
4 2 (33.33%) QA
4 2 (33.33%) Selenium
4 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Validation
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) NUnit
4 2 (33.33%) CruiseControl
4 2 (33.33%) Content Management
4 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) .NET
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) IIS
4 2 (33.33%) HND
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Wales 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 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) NUnit
1 2 (33.33%) CruiseControl
1 2 (33.33%) Selenium
1 2 (33.33%) NCover
2 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) QA Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Test Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) SOAP
2 1 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) JSON
2 1 (16.67%) REST
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Software Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Content Management
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (33.33%) Validation
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) V-Model
3 2 (33.33%) Test Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) ISEB
2 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 2 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (33.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
Swansea, West Glamorgan
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £190 - £240 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £220 - £230 per day
Posted: 5 days ago