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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 89 76 81
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +5
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 15 18 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.29% 1.62% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.54% 1.88% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 15 14 4
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £34,000 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
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
976 958 794
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 83.78% 86.38% 85.19%
Number of salaries quoted 848 814 667
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,648 £60,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,699
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.42%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -6 7 £52,500 +40.00% 2
Chippenham - 5 £35,000 - 3
Salisbury - 3 £42,500 -
Test Scripting
South West

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 15 (44.12%) Software Testing
2 13 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (32.35%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (23.53%) QA
4 8 (23.53%) E-Commerce
4 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
4 8 (23.53%) ISEB
5 6 (17.65%) Python
5 6 (17.65%) Linux
5 6 (17.65%) Degree
5 6 (17.65%) Computer Science
6 5 (14.71%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (14.71%) SQL
6 5 (14.71%) HP
7 4 (11.76%) Windows
7 4 (11.76%) C
7 4 (11.76%) Automated Testing
7 4 (11.76%) Test Management
7 4 (11.76%) Finance
7 4 (11.76%) SC Cleared
7 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
8 3 (8.82%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (8.82%) Test Automation
8 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (8.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (8.82%) LTE
8 3 (8.82%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (8.82%) Business Transformation
8 3 (8.82%) Jenkins
8 3 (8.82%) KVM

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (8.82%) MS Office
1 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
1 3 (8.82%) MS Visio
1 3 (8.82%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Google App Engine
1 1 (2.94%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) DHCP
1 3 (8.82%) Ethernet
1 3 (8.82%) DNS
1 3 (8.82%) IPv4
1 3 (8.82%) Firewall
1 3 (8.82%) Wireshark
1 3 (8.82%) LTE
2 2 (5.88%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (8.82%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.88%) LoadRunner
4 1 (2.94%) JIRA
4 1 (2.94%) Selenium
4 1 (2.94%) Cucumber
General
1 4 (11.76%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.94%) Games
3 1 (2.94%) Military
3 1 (2.94%) Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
3 1 (2.94%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 18 (52.94%) Analyst
1 18 (52.94%) Test Analyst
2 10 (29.41%) Test Leader
3 9 (26.47%) Senior Analyst
3 9 (26.47%) Senior Test Analyst
4 7 (20.59%) Lead Test Analyst
5 6 (17.65%) Team Leader
5 6 (17.65%) Test Team Leader
6 5 (14.71%) Test Manager
7 4 (11.76%) Systems Analyst
7 4 (11.76%) Systems Test Analyst
8 3 (8.82%) Software Engineer
8 3 (8.82%) Network Engineer
8 3 (8.82%) Software Team Leader
9 2 (5.88%) Performance Test Engineer
9 2 (5.88%) Test Engineer
9 2 (5.88%) Performance Engineer
10 1 (2.94%) Project Engineer
10 1 (2.94%) Functional Analyst
10 1 (2.94%) Functional Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) .NET
1 3 (8.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (17.65%) Computer Science
3 3 (8.82%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Linux
2 4 (11.76%) Windows
3 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (8.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) Software Testing
2 13 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (23.53%) E-Commerce
4 4 (11.76%) Automated Testing
4 4 (11.76%) Test Management
5 3 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (8.82%) Manual Testing
5 3 (8.82%) Software Engineering
5 3 (8.82%) TDD
5 3 (8.82%) UML
5 3 (8.82%) Test Automation
5 3 (8.82%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (8.82%) Business Transformation
5 3 (8.82%) People Management
6 2 (5.88%) SDLC
6 2 (5.88%) Performance Testing
6 2 (5.88%) Scrum
7 1 (2.94%) Process Management
7 1 (2.94%) Change Management
7 1 (2.94%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.65%) Python
2 5 (14.71%) SQL
3 4 (11.76%) C
4 3 (8.82%) C++
4 3 (8.82%) Java
4 3 (8.82%) Perl
5 2 (5.88%) C#
5 2 (5.88%) VB
6 1 (2.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) ISEB
2 6 (17.65%) Degree
3 4 (11.76%) SC Cleared
3 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
4 3 (8.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (8.82%) ISTQB
5 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (23.53%) QA
2 3 (8.82%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (8.82%) KVM
2 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.71%) HP
3 3 (8.82%) Cognizant
3 3 (8.82%) Reuters
3 3 (8.82%) BT
3 3 (8.82%) VMware
3 3 (8.82%) Progress
3 3 (8.82%) Cisco
3 3 (8.82%) IBM
4 1 (2.94%) Google
Chippenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + flexible benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chippenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago