Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Somerset > Bath
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 75 66
Rank change year-on-year +7 -9 +19
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 18 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bath 2.34% 0.33% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.55% 0.37% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 1
Bath median annual salary £34,000 £39,200 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.27% +30.67% -4.76%
10th Percentile £17,750 £37,590 £27,500
90th Percentile £45,375 £42,090 £32,500
Somerset median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% +20.37% -46.00%

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bath
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 707 543 493
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bath 92.06% 89.02% 85.29%
Number of salaries quoted 603 508 465
Bath median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £63,750
Somerset median annual salary £40,750 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.88% +6.67% +7.14%

Test Scripting
Job Vacancy Trend in Bath

Job postings citing Test Scripting as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bath.

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

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Bath

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Scripting in Bath over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Scripting in Bath

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 8 (44.44%) Test Automation
2 5 (27.78%) Mobile App
3 4 (22.22%) Degree
3 4 (22.22%) QA
3 4 (22.22%) Use Case
3 4 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (22.22%) COM
3 4 (22.22%) CRM
3 4 (22.22%) ERP
3 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 4 (22.22%) Finance
3 4 (22.22%) Migration
3 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (22.22%) Document Management
3 4 (22.22%) Data Analysis
3 4 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (22.22%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (22.22%) Marketing
4 3 (16.67%) Release Management
4 3 (16.67%) Manual Testing
4 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 2 (11.11%) System Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
5 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Selenium
5 2 (11.11%) JIRA
5 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (11.11%) Test Strategy

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:

Business Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) JIRA
1 2 (11.11%) Selenium
1 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.56%) LoadUI
2 1 (5.56%) NUnit
2 1 (5.56%) SoapUI
2 1 (5.56%) SpecFlow
2 1 (5.56%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
1 4 (22.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Analyst
2 9 (50.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Junior
3 2 (11.11%) Junior Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Test Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Automation Tester
4 1 (5.56%) Graduate
4 1 (5.56%) Graduate Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Graduate IT Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) IT Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) IT Graduate
4 1 (5.56%) Manual Test Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Manual Tester
4 1 (5.56%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) COM
2 1 (5.56%) Gherkin
2 1 (5.56%) REST
2 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Test Automation
2 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (22.22%) CRM
2 4 (22.22%) Data Analysis
2 4 (22.22%) Document Management
2 4 (22.22%) ERP
2 4 (22.22%) Migration
2 4 (22.22%) Use Case
2 4 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (16.67%) Manual Testing
3 3 (16.67%) Release Management
4 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (11.11%) Software Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (11.11%) System Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Test Strategy
4 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
5 1 (5.56%) Functional Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) VB
1 1 (5.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (11.11%) ISEB
3 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 4 (22.22%) Salesforce.com