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

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 87 78 91
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +13
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 8 18 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.74% 1.62% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 1.78% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 7
Average salary £32,500 £44,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.96% +11.25%
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
939 1013 854
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 86.70% 91.18% 85.74%
Number of salaries quoted 864 857 752
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,648
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
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 10 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
Chippenham -4 2 £26,000 +23.80% 1
Swindon -12 1 £26,000 -41.57% 3
Test Scripting
South West

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 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 11 (84.62%) QA
2 9 (69.23%) Computer Science
2 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) Degree
3 8 (61.54%) SC Cleared
3 8 (61.54%) Security Cleared
3 8 (61.54%) Scrum
4 7 (53.85%) C#
4 7 (53.85%) SDLC
4 7 (53.85%) Performance Testing
5 6 (46.15%) Load Testing
5 6 (46.15%) Translating Business Requirements
5 6 (46.15%) FitNesse
5 6 (46.15%) SQL
5 6 (46.15%) .NET
5 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
5 6 (46.15%) Unix
5 6 (46.15%) Linux
5 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
5 6 (46.15%) Client/Server
5 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
5 6 (46.15%) ISEB
6 4 (30.77%) Software Testing
7 3 (23.08%) Defect Management
8 2 (15.38%) Validation
8 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
8 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
8 2 (15.38%) Project Management
8 2 (15.38%) Defect Tracking
8 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 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 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) SAP CO
1 1 (7.69%) SAP FI
1 1 (7.69%) SAP FI/CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) FitNesse
2 1 (7.69%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (7.69%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Analyst
1 8 (61.54%) Test Analyst
2 6 (46.15%) Manual Test Analyst
2 6 (46.15%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Tester
4 2 (15.38%) Software Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Software Test Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Software Tester
4 2 (15.38%) Test Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Automation Tester
5 1 (7.69%) Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Test Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) SAP CO Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) SAP Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) SAP FI Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Testing Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (69.23%) Computer Science
2 6 (46.15%) Client/Server
3 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 2 (15.38%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Linux
1 6 (46.15%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) Scrum
3 7 (53.85%) Performance Testing
3 7 (53.85%) SDLC
4 6 (46.15%) Load Testing
4 6 (46.15%) Translating Business Requirements
5 4 (30.77%) Software Testing
6 3 (23.08%) Defect Management
7 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
7 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
7 2 (15.38%) Defect Tracking
7 2 (15.38%) People Management
7 2 (15.38%) Project Management
7 2 (15.38%) Time Management
7 2 (15.38%) Validation
8 1 (7.69%) Non-Functional Testing
8 1 (7.69%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) C#
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) Degree
2 8 (61.54%) SC Cleared
2 8 (61.54%) Security Cleared
3 6 (46.15%) ISEB
4 2 (15.38%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (7.69%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (84.62%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) SDET
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) HP
2 1 (7.69%) SAP
Swindon, Wiltshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £20000.00 - £29000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago