Period
to 20 February 2018

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 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Dorset > Poole
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 45 53
Rank change year-on-year -27 +8 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 1 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Poole 0.20% 1.09% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 1.31% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 2
Poole median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -8.57% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,125 £37,225
90th Percentile £37,500 £56,483 £50,075
Dorset median annual salary £31,250 £38,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year -18.83% -2.53% +18.80%

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 435 229 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Poole 87.00% 83.27% 89.52%
Number of salaries quoted 417 210 245
Poole median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.90% +10.00%
10th Percentile £24,600 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £50,000 £51,250
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -

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 20 February 2018, IT jobs citing Test Scripting also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Poole region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

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

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