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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 25 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 4.05% - 1.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.26% - 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £32,500 - £24,000
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
57 47 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 77.03% 81.03% 81.58%
Number of salaries quoted 51 37 58
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £34,836 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 13 February 2016. 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 - 3 £32,500 -
Test Scripting
Wales

Test Scripting
Top 15 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) UAT Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) UAT Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft