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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 71 91 75
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -16
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 19 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.76% 0.30% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.11% 0.34% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 19 2 7
Average salary £33,000 £27,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +22.22%
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
900 873 796
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 83.41% 85.93% 86.24%
Number of salaries quoted 716 755 723
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 4 May 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 4 May 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 +11 14 £33,000 +20.00%
Chippenham - 4 £23,500 - 1
Test Scripting
South West

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 24 (68.57%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (51.43%) Software Testing
3 14 (40.00%) ISEB
4 10 (28.57%) Degree
4 10 (28.57%) Manual Testing
4 10 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 9 (25.71%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (25.71%) Scrum
5 9 (25.71%) E-Commerce
6 8 (22.86%) Regression Testing
6 8 (22.86%) Retail
6 8 (22.86%) User Stories
7 7 (20.00%) Automation Testing
7 7 (20.00%) Replication
7 7 (20.00%) Finance
7 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 7 (20.00%) Configuration Management
8 6 (17.14%) Business Transformation
9 5 (14.29%) SQL
10 4 (11.43%) Banking
10 4 (11.43%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (8.57%) V-Model
11 3 (8.57%) Use Case
11 3 (8.57%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (8.57%) Test Management
11 3 (8.57%) Automated Testing
11 3 (8.57%) MS PowerPoint
11 3 (8.57%) MS Office
11 3 (8.57%) MS Visio
11 3 (8.57%) .NET

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (8.57%) MS Office
1 3 (8.57%) MS Visio
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Google App Engine
1 1 (2.86%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) Big Data
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.71%) JIRA
3 1 (2.86%) Selenium
3 1 (2.86%) Cucumber
General
1 8 (22.86%) Retail
2 7 (20.00%) Finance
3 4 (11.43%) Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Games
Job Titles
1 29 (82.86%) Test Analyst
1 29 (82.86%) Analyst
2 11 (31.43%) Test Leader
3 9 (25.71%) Senior Analyst
3 9 (25.71%) Senior Test Analyst
4 8 (22.86%) Lead Test Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Systems Test Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Test Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Project Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Functional Tester
7 1 (2.86%) Lead Tester
7 1 (2.86%) Functional Test Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Functional Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) .NET
2 2 (5.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (20.00%) Replication
3 3 (8.57%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Open Source
4 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (68.57%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (51.43%) Software Testing
3 10 (28.57%) Manual Testing
4 9 (25.71%) Scrum
4 9 (25.71%) E-Commerce
5 8 (22.86%) Regression Testing
5 8 (22.86%) User Stories
6 7 (20.00%) Automation Testing
6 7 (20.00%) Configuration Management
7 6 (17.14%) Business Transformation
8 3 (8.57%) V-Model
8 3 (8.57%) Use Case
8 3 (8.57%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (8.57%) Test Management
8 3 (8.57%) Automated Testing
8 3 (8.57%) Project Management
8 3 (8.57%) Test Strategy
9 2 (5.71%) Process Management
9 2 (5.71%) Change Management
9 2 (5.71%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.29%) SQL
2 2 (5.71%) PHP
2 2 (5.71%) VB
2 2 (5.71%) C#
3 1 (2.86%) Java
3 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (40.00%) ISEB
2 10 (28.57%) Degree
2 10 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.71%) BT
2 2 (5.71%) Cognizant
2 2 (5.71%) Reuters
2 2 (5.71%) HP
2 2 (5.71%) IBM
3 1 (2.86%) Google
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago