Period
to 12 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Poole 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 12 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Dorset > Poole
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 49 50
Rank change year-on-year -14 +1 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 2 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Poole 0.50% 0.71% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.88% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 3
Poole median annual salary £33,750 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.63% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £31,375 £32,500 £35,850
90th Percentile £37,125 £42,500 £48,950
Dorset median annual salary £32,500 £38,500 £35,750
% change year-on-year -15.58% +7.69% +5.15%

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 Poole with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Poole
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 351 227 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Poole 87.31% 81.07% 91.17%
Number of salaries quoted 339 218 218
Poole median annual salary £40,000 £38,125 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.92% -0.97% -3.75%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £24,625
90th Percentile £57,500 £48,750 £50,000
Dorset median annual salary £39,250 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.67% - -

Test Scripting
Job Vacancy Trend in Poole

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Scripting in Poole

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Poole

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

Salary trend for Test Scripting in Poole

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 Poole region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Confluence
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management

Test Scripting
Co-occurring IT Skills in Poole 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 (100.00%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Scenario Testing
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL