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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
East Sussex / Brighton
Rank 71 78 74
Rank change year-on-year +7 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 2 9 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 0.27% 1.10% 2.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 1.25% 3.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 24
Median salary £32,250 £30,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% -31.81%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,450 £24,054 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,050 £36,400 £48,000
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 Brighton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Brighton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 646 721 825
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 86.02% 88.14% 87.12%
Number of salaries quoted 604 638 721
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 25 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 Brighton region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 8 (72.73%) SQL
1 8 (72.73%) Selenium
2 7 (63.64%) C#
2 7 (63.64%) Regression Testing
3 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 6 (54.55%) ISEB
3 6 (54.55%) Integration Testing
3 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (54.55%) ISTQB
3 6 (54.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (54.55%) Test Automation
4 5 (45.45%) System Integration Testing
4 5 (45.45%) Software Testing
5 4 (36.36%) QA
6 3 (27.27%) Java
6 3 (27.27%) Tomcat
7 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
7 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
7 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
7 2 (18.18%) OOD
7 2 (18.18%) HTTP
7 2 (18.18%) Unix
7 2 (18.18%) Linux
7 2 (18.18%) OO
7 2 (18.18%) HTML
7 2 (18.18%) MySQL
7 2 (18.18%) Oracle
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
7 2 (18.18%) JUnit
7 2 (18.18%) CSS

Test Scripting
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (27.27%) Tomcat
2 2 (18.18%) Jetty
3 1 (9.09%) Apache
3 1 (9.09%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) MySQL
1 2 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
1 2 (18.18%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Selenium
2 6 (54.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (18.18%) JUnit
3 2 (18.18%) TestNG
4 1 (9.09%) Capybara
4 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
4 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
4 1 (9.09%) JMeter
4 1 (9.09%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (9.09%) Banking
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
1 1 (9.09%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Analyst
1 7 (63.64%) Test Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Software Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Software Test Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Java Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Automation Tester
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Java E-Commerce Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Manual Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Tester
4 1 (9.09%) QA Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) CSS
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
1 2 (18.18%) JPA
1 2 (18.18%) Servlets
1 2 (18.18%) Spring
2 1 (9.09%) J2EE
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
1 2 (18.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Regression Testing
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Integration Testing
2 6 (54.55%) Test Automation
3 5 (45.45%) Software Testing
3 5 (45.45%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Automation Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
4 2 (18.18%) Domain-Driven Design
4 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
4 2 (18.18%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
4 2 (18.18%) OO
4 2 (18.18%) OOD
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
4 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
4 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
4 2 (18.18%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) C#
3 3 (27.27%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) ISEB
1 6 (54.55%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Grafana
1 1 (9.09%) Graphite
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) AppDynamics
3 1 (9.09%) Dynatrace