The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 85 72 92
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +20
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 12 19 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.14% 1.73% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.33% 1.99% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 12 19 2
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
Test Scripting
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wiltshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
905 954 905
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 86.19% 87.04% 88.12%
Number of salaries quoted 812 762 783
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Wiltshire

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

Test Scripting
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
Swindon -11 8 £37,500 +13.63% 1
Chippenham -10 2 £41,250 +75.53% 1
Trowbridge - 1 £40,000 -
Test Scripting
South West

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 16 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) Scrum
3 8 (47.06%) Degree
3 8 (47.06%) QA
4 7 (41.18%) Computer Science
4 7 (41.18%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (41.18%) Automated Testing
4 7 (41.18%) WebDriver
4 7 (41.18%) Cucumber
4 7 (41.18%) Regression Testing
4 7 (41.18%) JMeter
4 7 (41.18%) Selenium
5 6 (35.29%) C#
5 6 (35.29%) SC Cleared
5 6 (35.29%) Security Cleared
6 5 (29.41%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (29.41%) Performance Testing
6 5 (29.41%) Load Testing
6 5 (29.41%) SQL
6 5 (29.41%) .NET
6 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
6 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
6 5 (29.41%) Client/Server
6 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
6 5 (29.41%) ISEB
6 5 (29.41%) Unix
6 5 (29.41%) Linux
6 5 (29.41%) FitNesse
6 5 (29.41%) SDLC
6 5 (29.41%) Translating Business Requirements

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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.

Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) IPsec
1 1 (5.88%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Cucumber
1 7 (41.18%) JMeter
1 7 (41.18%) Selenium
1 7 (41.18%) WebDriver
2 5 (29.41%) FitNesse
General
1 1 (5.88%) Aerospace
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Military
1 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Analyst
1 8 (47.06%) Test Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) Test Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Manual Test Analyst
3 5 (29.41%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Tester
5 2 (11.76%) Software Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Software Test Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Software Tester
6 1 (5.88%) Automation Tester
6 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Testing Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Computer Science
2 5 (29.41%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.88%) Data Integration
3 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Linux
1 5 (29.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) Scrum
3 7 (41.18%) Automated Testing
3 7 (41.18%) Regression Testing
3 7 (41.18%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (29.41%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (29.41%) Load Testing
4 5 (29.41%) Performance Testing
4 5 (29.41%) SDLC
4 5 (29.41%) Translating Business Requirements
5 3 (17.65%) Software Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Agile Testing
6 2 (11.76%) BDD
6 2 (11.76%) Coaching
6 2 (11.76%) Data Protection
6 2 (11.76%) Functional Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Manual Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (11.76%) System Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) C#
2 5 (29.41%) SQL
3 3 (17.65%) Java
4 1 (5.88%) C
4 1 (5.88%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) Degree
2 6 (35.29%) SC Cleared
2 6 (35.29%) Security Cleared
3 5 (29.41%) ISEB
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (47.06%) QA
2 1 (5.88%) ISO 9001
2 1 (5.88%) SDET
2 1 (5.88%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
2 1 (5.88%) Trapeze
Swindon, Wiltshire
Corriculo
Salary: £40,000 per year
Posted: 24 days ago
Chippenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago