The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
South East / East Sussex
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 98 97
Rank change year-on-year +40 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 27 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 3.11% 0.28% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.34% 0.32% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 16 3 8
Median salary £50,000 £37,500 £36,595
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% +2.47%  
UK excluding London median salary £38,750 £36,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year +7.63% -1.36%  

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 East Sussex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
East Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 808 930 927
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 92.98% 86.11% 85.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2332 2910 2984
Median salary £43,000 £42,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.17% -1.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £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 East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Scripting in East Sussex

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Salary trend for Test Scripting in East Sussex

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Scripting in East Sussex over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Scripting in East Sussex

Test Scripting
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton +35 26 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Test Scripting
South East

For the 6 months to 28 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 27 (81.82%) Test Automation
2 24 (72.73%) Cucumber
2 24 (72.73%) Capybara
3 16 (48.48%) SQL
4 15 (45.45%) Selenium
5 14 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (33.33%) QA
6 11 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 11 (33.33%) Jenkins
6 11 (33.33%) BDD
6 11 (33.33%) RESTful
6 11 (33.33%) Ruby
6 11 (33.33%) JIRA
6 11 (33.33%) Python
7 6 (18.18%) ISEB
7 6 (18.18%) ISTQB
8 4 (12.12%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (12.12%) Windows
8 4 (12.12%) Linux
8 4 (12.12%) Java
8 4 (12.12%) Software Testing
8 4 (12.12%) Retail
9 3 (9.09%) Manufacturing
9 3 (9.09%) C#
9 3 (9.09%) C++
9 3 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (9.09%) Test Planning
10 2 (6.06%) Test Management
10 2 (6.06%) SDLC
10 2 (6.06%) Microsoft

Test Scripting
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 (3.03%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 24 (72.73%) Capybara
1 24 (72.73%) Cucumber
2 15 (45.45%) Selenium
3 11 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 11 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 11 (33.33%) JIRA
4 4 (12.12%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (12.12%) Retail
2 3 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (48.48%) Analyst
1 16 (48.48%) Test Analyst
2 14 (42.42%) Test Engineer
2 14 (42.42%) Tester
3 13 (39.39%) Automation Tester
4 11 (33.33%) QA Analyst
4 11 (33.33%) QA Engineer
4 11 (33.33%) QA Test Analyst
4 11 (33.33%) QA Test Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Applications Tester
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (3.03%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (3.03%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Linux
1 4 (12.12%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (81.82%) Test Automation
2 14 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (33.33%) BDD
4 4 (12.12%) Software Testing
5 3 (9.09%) Test Planning
5 3 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (6.06%) Regression Testing
6 2 (6.06%) SDLC
6 2 (6.06%) Test Management
7 1 (3.03%) Coaching
7 1 (3.03%) Data Protection
7 1 (3.03%) Manual Testing
7 1 (3.03%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.03%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (3.03%) Time Management
7 1 (3.03%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 16 (48.48%) SQL
2 11 (33.33%) Python
2 11 (33.33%) Ruby
3 4 (12.12%) Java
4 3 (9.09%) C#
4 3 (9.09%) C++
5 1 (3.03%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) ISEB
1 6 (18.18%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.03%) VMware
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