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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 96 92 74
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -18
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 11 6 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.91% 0.54% 1.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 0.63% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 16
Average salary £36,585 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.94% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £39,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
1050 946 853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 86.56% 84.54% 80.32%
Number of salaries quoted 867 812 777
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,088 £29,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 26 November 2014.

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 26 November 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
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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
Swindon -1 5 £45,000 +50.00% 1
Salisbury - 3 £32,500 - 1
Test Scripting
South West

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 40 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (60.42%) Use Case
3 26 (54.17%) Retail
4 25 (52.08%) Banking
4 25 (52.08%) Retail Banking
5 20 (41.67%) Finance
5 20 (41.67%) SQL
6 18 (37.50%) ISEB
6 18 (37.50%) Scrum
7 15 (31.25%) Selenium
8 13 (27.08%) WATIR
8 13 (27.08%) Degree
8 13 (27.08%) WebDriver
9 11 (22.92%) TDD
10 9 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (18.75%) Manual Testing
11 7 (14.58%) Functional Testing
12 6 (12.50%) QA
12 6 (12.50%) RESTful
12 6 (12.50%) Web Services
12 6 (12.50%) User Stories
13 5 (10.42%) Test Strategy
13 5 (10.42%) ERP
13 5 (10.42%) Regression Testing
13 5 (10.42%) Software Testing
14 4 (8.33%) Ruby
14 4 (8.33%) Blog
14 4 (8.33%) Test Management
14 4 (8.33%) Cucumber
14 4 (8.33%) GitHub

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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.

Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.33%) RDBMS
1 4 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (31.25%) Selenium
2 13 (27.08%) WebDriver
2 13 (27.08%) WATIR
3 4 (8.33%) Cucumber
4 3 (6.25%) JIRA
5 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 26 (54.17%) Retail
2 25 (52.08%) Retail Banking
2 25 (52.08%) Banking
3 20 (41.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (58.33%) Analyst
2 25 (52.08%) Test Analyst
3 13 (27.08%) Test Manager
4 8 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
4 8 (16.67%) Senior Test Analyst
5 7 (14.58%) Functional Analyst
5 7 (14.58%) Functional Test Analyst
5 7 (14.58%) Test Leader
6 4 (8.33%) QA Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Quality Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Business Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Product Owner
8 1 (2.08%) Junior Tester
8 1 (2.08%) Junior Software Tester
8 1 (2.08%) Tester
8 1 (2.08%) Junior
8 1 (2.08%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.50%) Web Services
1 6 (12.50%) RESTful
2 4 (8.33%) Gherkin
3 1 (2.08%) HTML
3 1 (2.08%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) Blog
1 4 (8.33%) Open Source
2 3 (6.25%) Digital Media
2 3 (6.25%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.08%) EMV
3 1 (2.08%) Chip and PIN
3 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (60.42%) Use Case
3 18 (37.50%) Scrum
4 11 (22.92%) TDD
5 9 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (18.75%) Manual Testing
6 7 (14.58%) Functional Testing
7 6 (12.50%) User Stories
8 5 (10.42%) Test Strategy
8 5 (10.42%) Software Testing
8 5 (10.42%) Regression Testing
8 5 (10.42%) ERP
9 4 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (8.33%) Benchmarking
9 4 (8.33%) E-Commerce
9 4 (8.33%) Line Management
9 4 (8.33%) Mentoring
9 4 (8.33%) Test Management
10 3 (6.25%) Software Deployment
10 3 (6.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (41.67%) SQL
2 4 (8.33%) Ruby
3 3 (6.25%) Java
3 3 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 3 (6.25%) PHP
4 1 (2.08%) C#
Qualifications
1 18 (37.50%) ISEB
2 13 (27.08%) Degree
3 4 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (4.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.08%) HP
2 1 (2.08%) IBM
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