The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Brighton 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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
East Sussex / Brighton
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 82 92
Rank change year-on-year +32 +10  
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 25 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 3.48% 0.34% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.76% 0.39% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 6
Median salary £50,000 £37,500 £47,095
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -20.37%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year +14.28% -4.10%  

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 Brighton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Brighton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 665 768 748
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 92.62% 86.78% 83.86%
Number of salaries quoted 567 649 614
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Test Scripting
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brighton 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 Brighton

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Salary trend for Test Scripting in Brighton

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Brighton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Scripting in Brighton over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Scripting in Brighton

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Brighton region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 26 (96.30%) Test Automation
2 24 (88.89%) Cucumber
2 24 (88.89%) Capybara
3 15 (55.56%) Selenium
4 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (51.85%) SQL
5 11 (40.74%) BDD
5 11 (40.74%) RESTful
5 11 (40.74%) Git (software)
5 11 (40.74%) Ruby
5 11 (40.74%) JIRA
5 11 (40.74%) QA
5 11 (40.74%) Python
5 11 (40.74%) Jenkins
6 3 (11.11%) C#
7 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
7 2 (7.41%) ISEB
7 2 (7.41%) Regression Testing
7 2 (7.41%) ISTQB
7 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (3.70%) Waterfall
8 1 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (3.70%) Intranet
8 1 (3.70%) C
8 1 (3.70%) .NET
8 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
8 1 (3.70%) Test Planning
8 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.70%) Coaching

Test Scripting
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 24 (88.89%) Capybara
1 24 (88.89%) Cucumber
2 15 (55.56%) Selenium
3 11 (40.74%) Git (software)
3 11 (40.74%) Jenkins
3 11 (40.74%) JIRA
4 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Analyst
1 14 (51.85%) Test Analyst
2 13 (48.15%) Automation Tester
2 13 (48.15%) Tester
3 11 (40.74%) QA Analyst
3 11 (40.74%) QA Engineer
3 11 (40.74%) QA Test Analyst
3 11 (40.74%) QA Test Engineer
3 11 (40.74%) Test Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (40.74%) RESTful
2 1 (3.70%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (96.30%) Test Automation
2 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (40.74%) BDD
4 2 (7.41%) Regression Testing
5 1 (3.70%) Coaching
5 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.70%) Test Planning
5 1 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (3.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 14 (51.85%) SQL
2 11 (40.74%) Python
2 11 (40.74%) Ruby
3 3 (11.11%) C#
4 1 (3.70%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) ISEB
1 2 (7.41%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (40.74%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
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