The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bath with a requirement for Test Scripting skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Somerset / Bath
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 36 49
Rank change year-on-year -1 +13  
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 10 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bath 3.04% 2.49% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.27% 2.89% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 3
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% -6.25%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  

Test Scripting is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bath with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Bath
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 306 242 259
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bath 93.01% 86.12% 88.40%
Number of salaries quoted 266 226 246
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +21.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Test Scripting
Job Vacancy Trend in Bath

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bath citing Test Scripting as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Test Scripting in Bath

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Bath

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting in Bath.

Salary trend for Test Scripting in Bath

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing Test Scripting also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bath region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (63.64%) Selenium
2 6 (54.55%) BDD
2 6 (54.55%) Automated Testing
3 5 (45.45%) WebDriver
4 4 (36.36%) Manual Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Test Strategy
4 4 (36.36%) Java
4 4 (36.36%) Scrum
5 3 (27.27%) ISEB
5 3 (27.27%) ISTQB
5 3 (27.27%) Functional Testing
5 3 (27.27%) C#
6 2 (18.18%) Zephyr
6 2 (18.18%) Test Planning
6 2 (18.18%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (18.18%) REST
6 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (18.18%) Automation Testing
6 2 (18.18%) SpecFlow
6 2 (18.18%) Gherkin
6 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
6 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
6 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
6 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Test Management
6 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
6 2 (18.18%) JIRA
6 2 (18.18%) QA
7 1 (9.09%) SQL

Test Scripting
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bath by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) CMS
1 1 (9.09%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (9.09%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Selenium
2 5 (45.45%) WebDriver
3 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
3 2 (18.18%) JIRA
3 2 (18.18%) SpecFlow
3 2 (18.18%) Zephyr
4 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
4 1 (9.09%) JMeter
4 1 (9.09%) LoadUI
4 1 (9.09%) NUnit
4 1 (9.09%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (9.09%) Advertising
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Financial Institution
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Analyst
1 7 (63.64%) Test Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Automation Test Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Automation Tester
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Test Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Tester
4 1 (9.09%) 3D Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Java Automation Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Selenium Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Unity 3D Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Web Automation Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Gherkin
1 2 (18.18%) REST
2 1 (9.09%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Animation
1 1 (9.09%) Augmented Reality
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Automated Testing
2 6 (54.55%) BDD
3 4 (36.36%) Manual Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Scrum
3 4 (36.36%) Test Strategy
4 3 (27.27%) Functional Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Automation Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
5 2 (18.18%) Test Management
5 2 (18.18%) Test Planning
5 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
6 1 (9.09%) DevOps
6 1 (9.09%) Mobile Development
6 1 (9.09%) SDLC
6 1 (9.09%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) ISEB
1 3 (27.27%) ISTQB
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Sitecore
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago