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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank - 22 16
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 0 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales - 1.27% 7.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.79% 9.84%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 6
Average salary - £24,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -46.66%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
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
44 56 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 73.33% 70.89% 74.39%
Number of salaries quoted 33 52 53
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,836 £23,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £42,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Top 8 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (100.00%) REST

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) REST
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall