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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 81 85 97
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +12
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 16 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.47% 1.11% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.66% 1.35% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 3
Average salary £44,500 £40,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% +26.98%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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
966 812 975
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 88.87% 81.85% 81.52%
Number of salaries quoted 815 717 875
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 2015. 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 +12 13 £44,500 -
Salisbury - 2 £32,500 -
Chippenham -14 1 £21,000 -41.66% 1
Test Scripting
South West

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 35 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (45.24%) Scrum
2 19 (45.24%) ISEB
3 17 (40.48%) Retail
3 17 (40.48%) Degree
4 14 (33.33%) Finance
5 13 (30.95%) Software Testing
5 13 (30.95%) Use Case
5 13 (30.95%) User Stories
6 12 (28.57%) Manual Testing
6 12 (28.57%) Banking
6 12 (28.57%) Regression Testing
7 11 (26.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 9 (21.43%) SQL
8 9 (21.43%) Retail Banking
9 8 (19.05%) Selenium
9 8 (19.05%) Automation Testing
9 8 (19.05%) Test Strategy
10 7 (16.67%) WebDriver
10 7 (16.67%) WATIR
10 7 (16.67%) Replication
10 7 (16.67%) Configuration Management
11 6 (14.29%) Project Management
11 6 (14.29%) QA
12 5 (11.90%) TDD
12 5 (11.90%) User Acceptance Testing
12 5 (11.90%) E-Commerce
12 5 (11.90%) ERP
13 4 (9.52%) Open Source
13 4 (9.52%) GitHub

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 (9.52%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) RDBMS
1 4 (9.52%) Relational Database
2 3 (7.14%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (19.05%) Selenium
2 7 (16.67%) WebDriver
2 7 (16.67%) WATIR
3 4 (9.52%) Cucumber
4 3 (7.14%) JIRA
5 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (40.48%) Retail
2 14 (33.33%) Finance
3 12 (28.57%) Banking
4 9 (21.43%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (64.29%) Analyst
2 24 (57.14%) Test Analyst
3 7 (16.67%) Test Manager
4 6 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (14.29%) Senior Test Analyst
5 5 (11.90%) Test Leader
6 4 (9.52%) QA Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Quality Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Business Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) Product Owner
8 1 (2.38%) Tester
8 1 (2.38%) Junior
8 1 (2.38%) Software Tester
8 1 (2.38%) Junior Tester
8 1 (2.38%) Functional Analyst
8 1 (2.38%) Lead Test Analyst
8 1 (2.38%) Functional Test Analyst
8 1 (2.38%) Junior Software Tester
8 1 (2.38%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.52%) Gherkin
2 3 (7.14%) Web Services
2 3 (7.14%) RESTful
3 1 (2.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Replication
2 4 (9.52%) Blog
2 4 (9.52%) Open Source
3 3 (7.14%) Digital Media
3 3 (7.14%) Mobile Banking
3 3 (7.14%) Client/Server
4 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.38%) EMV
5 1 (2.38%) Chip and PIN
5 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (45.24%) Scrum
3 13 (30.95%) User Stories
3 13 (30.95%) Software Testing
3 13 (30.95%) Use Case
4 12 (28.57%) Regression Testing
4 12 (28.57%) Manual Testing
5 8 (19.05%) Test Strategy
5 8 (19.05%) Automation Testing
6 7 (16.67%) Configuration Management
7 6 (14.29%) Project Management
8 5 (11.90%) E-Commerce
8 5 (11.90%) ERP
8 5 (11.90%) TDD
8 5 (11.90%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (9.52%) Benchmarking
9 4 (9.52%) Line Management
9 4 (9.52%) Mentoring
10 3 (7.14%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.43%) SQL
2 4 (9.52%) Ruby
3 3 (7.14%) Java
3 3 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 3 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (45.24%) ISEB
2 17 (40.48%) Degree
3 11 (26.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (4.76%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.38%) HP
2 1 (2.38%) IBM
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