The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 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)
Gloucestershire / Gloucester
Rank 29 38 31
Rank change year-on-year +9 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 11 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 4.91% 1.02% 5.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.45% 1.13% 5.53%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 6
Median salary £37,500 - £52,500
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 Gloucester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Gloucester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 202 177 217
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 90.18% 89.85% 91.18%
Number of salaries quoted 185 106 189
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,900 £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £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 Gloucester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucester 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 Gloucester

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

Salary trend for Test Scripting in Gloucester

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Gloucester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Scripting in Gloucester over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Scripting in Gloucester

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

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 Gloucester region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 25 (89.29%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (82.14%) DV Cleared
2 23 (82.14%) Security Cleared
2 23 (82.14%) Cucumber
2 23 (82.14%) Linux
2 23 (82.14%) Python
3 22 (78.57%) Java
3 22 (78.57%) Selenium
3 22 (78.57%) Test Strategy
4 21 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
4 21 (75.00%) C++
5 13 (46.43%) HP Quality Center
6 12 (42.86%) C#
6 12 (42.86%) ISEB
6 12 (42.86%) SDLC
7 11 (39.29%) Non-Functional Testing
7 11 (39.29%) HP
7 11 (39.29%) JMeter
7 11 (39.29%) LoadRunner
7 11 (39.29%) Test Automation
7 11 (39.29%) ISTQB
7 11 (39.29%) Windows
7 11 (39.29%) Ruby
8 10 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (35.71%) Hyper-V
8 10 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (35.71%) Validation
8 10 (35.71%) VMware
8 10 (35.71%) Perl
9 5 (17.86%) Scrum

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester 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 2 (7.14%) NetWeaver
1 2 (7.14%) SAS
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (7.14%) SAP IS-U
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (7.14%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 23 (82.14%) Cucumber
2 22 (78.57%) Selenium
3 11 (39.29%) JMeter
3 11 (39.29%) LoadRunner
4 2 (7.14%) HP UFT
4 2 (7.14%) TestDirector
4 2 (7.14%) WinRunner
5 1 (3.57%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (75.00%) Test Engineer
2 11 (39.29%) Test Automation Engineer
3 10 (35.71%) Integration Engineer
3 10 (35.71%) Software Integration Engineer
3 10 (35.71%) Software Test Engineer
3 10 (35.71%) Test and Integration Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) Analyst
5 5 (17.86%) Automation Test Lead
5 5 (17.86%) Test Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Automation Tester
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Test Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Tester
7 1 (3.57%) Testing Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Web Automation Tester
7 1 (3.57%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (82.14%) Linux
2 11 (39.29%) Windows
3 2 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (89.29%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (78.57%) Test Strategy
3 21 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
4 12 (42.86%) SDLC
5 11 (39.29%) Non-Functional Testing
5 11 (39.29%) Test Automation
6 10 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (35.71%) Validation
7 5 (17.86%) Scrum
8 4 (14.29%) Functional Testing
8 4 (14.29%) Regression Testing
9 3 (10.71%) Test Planning
10 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
10 2 (7.14%) CRM
10 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce
10 2 (7.14%) Mathematics
10 2 (7.14%) People Management
10 2 (7.14%) Software Testing
10 2 (7.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (82.14%) Python
2 22 (78.57%) Java
3 21 (75.00%) C++
4 12 (42.86%) C#
5 11 (39.29%) Ruby
6 10 (35.71%) Perl
7 4 (14.29%) SQL
8 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 23 (82.14%) DV Cleared
1 23 (82.14%) Security Cleared
2 12 (42.86%) ISEB
3 11 (39.29%) ISTQB
4 2 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (7.14%) Degree
5 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 10 (35.71%) Hyper-V
1 10 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (46.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) HP
2 10 (35.71%) VMware
3 4 (14.29%) Oracle
4 2 (7.14%) SAP
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago