Period
to 17 November 2017

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 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Gloucestershire > Gloucester
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 44 39
Rank change year-on-year 0 -5 +1
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 7 31 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 2.14% 4.97% 5.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.45% 5.78% 6.17%
Number of salaries quoted 22 28 23
Gloucester median annual salary £52,500 £37,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.00% +17.19% -36.00%
Gloucestershire median annual salary £52,500 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +36.36% +10.00% -17.65%

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 Gloucester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Gloucester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 286 536 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 87.46% 85.90% 87.25%
Number of salaries quoted 247 500 438
Gloucester median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -2.44% +2.50%
10th Percentile £30,150 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,500 £57,500 £63,750
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Test Scripting
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucester

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

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 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Scripting in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 17 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 Gloucester region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (71.43%) Cucumber
2 5 (71.43%) Test Strategy
2 5 (71.43%) Functional Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Non-Functional Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Selenium
2 5 (71.43%) LoadRunner
2 5 (71.43%) JMeter
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Software Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Testing
3 3 (42.86%) WebDriver
3 3 (42.86%) Coaching
3 3 (42.86%) Microservices
3 3 (42.86%) QA
4 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
4 2 (28.57%) Ruby
4 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
4 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
4 2 (28.57%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) C++
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) Unix
4 2 (28.57%) Linux

Test Scripting
Co-occurring 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:

Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Cucumber
1 5 (71.43%) JMeter
1 5 (71.43%) LoadRunner
1 5 (71.43%) Selenium
2 3 (42.86%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Test Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Team Leader
2 3 (42.86%) Test Leader
2 3 (42.86%) Test Team Leader
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (71.43%) Functional Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Non-Functional Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Test Strategy
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Coaching
3 3 (42.86%) Microservices
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) Software Testing
3 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C#
1 2 (28.57%) C++
1 2 (28.57%) Java
1 2 (28.57%) Python
1 2 (28.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) ISEB
1 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) HP