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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 68 90 82
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -8
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 37 7 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.88% 0.66% 1.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.46% 0.78% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 24 7 21
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,450 £25,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £30,000 £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
1068 900 918
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 83.24% 84.67% 77.21%
Number of salaries quoted 881 746 835
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,900 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,656 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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
(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 +26 30 £37,500 +25.00%
Test Scripting
South West

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 36 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (65.00%) Retail
2 26 (65.00%) Use Case
3 25 (62.50%) Banking
3 25 (62.50%) Retail Banking
4 18 (45.00%) Finance
5 17 (42.50%) Scrum
5 17 (42.50%) SQL
6 15 (37.50%) Selenium
7 14 (35.00%) ISEB
8 13 (32.50%) WebDriver
8 13 (32.50%) WATIR
9 11 (27.50%) Degree
9 11 (27.50%) TDD
10 9 (22.50%) Manual Testing
11 8 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
12 7 (17.50%) Functional Testing
13 6 (15.00%) RESTful
13 6 (15.00%) Web Services
14 5 (12.50%) ERP
14 5 (12.50%) QA
15 4 (10.00%) Blog
15 4 (10.00%) Open Source
15 4 (10.00%) GitHub
15 4 (10.00%) Gherkin
15 4 (10.00%) Cucumber
15 4 (10.00%) Test Strategy
15 4 (10.00%) Relational Database
15 4 (10.00%) Mentoring
15 4 (10.00%) Business Intelligence

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (10.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) Relational Database
1 4 (10.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 15 (37.50%) Selenium
2 13 (32.50%) WebDriver
2 13 (32.50%) WATIR
3 4 (10.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 26 (65.00%) Retail
2 25 (62.50%) Banking
2 25 (62.50%) Retail Banking
3 18 (45.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (57.50%) Analyst
2 21 (52.50%) Test Analyst
3 10 (25.00%) Test Manager
4 8 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
4 8 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
5 7 (17.50%) Functional Analyst
5 7 (17.50%) Functional Test Analyst
5 7 (17.50%) Test Leader
6 4 (10.00%) QA Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) Quality Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Business Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Product Owner
8 1 (2.50%) Junior Software Tester
8 1 (2.50%) Tester
8 1 (2.50%) Junior
8 1 (2.50%) Junior Tester
8 1 (2.50%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.00%) RESTful
1 6 (15.00%) Web Services
2 4 (10.00%) Gherkin
3 1 (2.50%) .NET
3 1 (2.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Blog
1 4 (10.00%) Open Source
2 2 (5.00%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.50%) EMV
3 1 (2.50%) Chip and PIN
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (65.00%) Use Case
3 17 (42.50%) Scrum
4 11 (27.50%) TDD
5 9 (22.50%) Manual Testing
6 8 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (17.50%) Functional Testing
8 5 (12.50%) ERP
9 4 (10.00%) Test Strategy
9 4 (10.00%) Mentoring
9 4 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (10.00%) E-Commerce
9 4 (10.00%) Benchmarking
10 2 (5.00%) Regression Testing
10 2 (5.00%) Software Testing
10 2 (5.00%) Automated Testing
10 2 (5.00%) Business Analysis
10 2 (5.00%) Project Management
10 2 (5.00%) User Stories
10 2 (5.00%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (42.50%) SQL
2 4 (10.00%) Ruby
3 1 (2.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (35.00%) ISEB
2 11 (27.50%) Degree
3 2 (5.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) QA
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