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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Gloucestershire / Gloucester
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 43 40
Rank change year-on-year +9 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 8 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 3.38% 1.65% 4.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.96% 1.88% 4.60%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 8
Median salary £40,000 £41,250 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.03% -7.82%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,700 £33,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £42,500 £55,000
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 Gloucester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Gloucester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 202 213 261
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 85.23% 87.65% 87.00%
Number of salaries quoted 181 126 220
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Scripting in Gloucester

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 Gloucester region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 17 (89.47%) Selenium
1 17 (89.47%) Test Automation
2 16 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (84.21%) Java
2 16 (84.21%) Test Strategy
3 15 (78.95%) Cybersecurity
3 15 (78.95%) Cucumber
3 15 (78.95%) C++
3 15 (78.95%) Python
3 15 (78.95%) Linux
3 15 (78.95%) DV Cleared
3 15 (78.95%) Security Cleared
4 13 (68.42%) C#
5 12 (63.16%) HP
5 12 (63.16%) ISEB
5 12 (63.16%) LoadRunner
5 12 (63.16%) JMeter
5 12 (63.16%) HP Quality Center
5 12 (63.16%) Ruby
5 12 (63.16%) ISTQB
5 12 (63.16%) Non-Functional Testing
6 9 (47.37%) Windows
7 4 (21.05%) Scrum
8 3 (15.79%) VMware
8 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (15.79%) Validation
8 3 (15.79%) Unix
8 3 (15.79%) Perl
8 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V

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:

Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SAP CRM
1 1 (5.26%) SAP IS-U
Development Applications
1 17 (89.47%) Selenium
2 15 (78.95%) Cucumber
3 12 (63.16%) JMeter
3 12 (63.16%) LoadRunner
4 2 (10.53%) WebDriver
5 1 (5.26%) Selenium IDE
5 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Test Engineer
2 9 (47.37%) Test Automation Engineer
3 6 (31.58%) Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Test Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Automation Test Lead
5 3 (15.79%) Integration Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Software Integration Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Software Test Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Test and Integration Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Automation Tester
6 2 (10.53%) Tester
7 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Insurance Business Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Junior
7 1 (5.26%) Junior Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) QA Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) SAP Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Software Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Software Tester
7 1 (5.26%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Cyber Defence
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 15 (78.95%) Linux
2 9 (47.37%) Windows
3 3 (15.79%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) Test Automation
2 16 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (84.21%) Test Strategy
3 15 (78.95%) Cybersecurity
4 12 (63.16%) Non-Functional Testing
5 4 (21.05%) Scrum
6 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (15.79%) SDLC
6 3 (15.79%) Validation
7 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (5.26%) BPEL
8 1 (5.26%) BPMN
8 1 (5.26%) Change Management
8 1 (5.26%) CRM
8 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling
8 1 (5.26%) ITIL
8 1 (5.26%) Regression Testing
8 1 (5.26%) Risk Analysis
8 1 (5.26%) SOA
8 1 (5.26%) UML
Programming Languages
1 16 (84.21%) Java
2 15 (78.95%) C++
2 15 (78.95%) Python
3 13 (68.42%) C#
4 12 (63.16%) Ruby
5 3 (15.79%) Perl
Qualifications
1 15 (78.95%) DV Cleared
1 15 (78.95%) Security Cleared
2 12 (63.16%) ISEB
2 12 (63.16%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
1 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (63.16%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) HP
2 3 (15.79%) VMware
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.26%) SAP
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago