The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 54 59
Rank change year-on-year +5 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 11 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 2.65% 0.98% 1.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.99% 1.12% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 9
Median salary £23,500 £21,500 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.30% -35.33%  
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 Swindon with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Swindon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 368 446 542
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 88.67% 87.62% 92.18%
Number of salaries quoted 323 378 482
Median salary £43,500 £45,000 £43,596
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% +3.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £55,648 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Test Scripting
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon 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 Swindon

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for Test Scripting in Swindon

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Swindon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Scripting in Swindon over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Scripting in Swindon

For the 6 months to 26 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 19 (95.00%) Test Automation
2 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (40.00%) Java
3 8 (40.00%) Selenium
4 7 (35.00%) Software Testing
4 7 (35.00%) Degree
4 7 (35.00%) WebDriver
4 7 (35.00%) BDD
5 6 (30.00%) C#
6 5 (25.00%) HTML
6 5 (25.00%) HNC
6 5 (25.00%) Python
6 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 5 (25.00%) ISEB
6 5 (25.00%) Industrial Design
6 5 (25.00%) JMeter
6 5 (25.00%) Manufacturing
6 5 (25.00%) Scrum
6 5 (25.00%) Node.js
6 5 (25.00%) System Testing
6 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
6 5 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (20.00%) ISTQB
8 3 (15.00%) Marketing
8 3 (15.00%) QA
8 3 (15.00%) Manual Testing
8 3 (15.00%) Banking
8 3 (15.00%) Retail
8 3 (15.00%) Front End Development
8 3 (15.00%) Software Delivery

Test Scripting
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
Development Applications
1 8 (40.00%) Selenium
2 7 (35.00%) WebDriver
3 5 (25.00%) JMeter
4 2 (10.00%) Bugzilla
4 2 (10.00%) JIRA
5 1 (5.00%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (15.00%) Banking
2 3 (15.00%) Marketing
2 3 (15.00%) Retail
3 2 (10.00%) Finance
3 2 (10.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Tester
2 8 (40.00%) Analyst
3 7 (35.00%) Automation Tester
3 7 (35.00%) Test Analyst
4 5 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Test Manager
6 2 (10.00%) Data Migration Manager
6 2 (10.00%) Data Migration Test Manager
6 2 (10.00%) Migration Manager
7 1 (5.00%) Consultant
7 1 (5.00%) Java Automation Tester
7 1 (5.00%) Junior
7 1 (5.00%) Junior Systems Tester
7 1 (5.00%) QA Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) QA Tester
7 1 (5.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
7 1 (5.00%) Selenium Tester
7 1 (5.00%) Systems Tester
7 1 (5.00%) Web Automation Tester
7 1 (5.00%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) HTML
1 5 (25.00%) Node.js
2 1 (5.00%) REST
2 1 (5.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.00%) Fintech
3 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) Test Automation
2 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (35.00%) BDD
3 7 (35.00%) Software Testing
4 5 (25.00%) Industrial Design
4 5 (25.00%) Scrum
4 5 (25.00%) System Testing
4 5 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (15.00%) Front End Development
5 3 (15.00%) Manual Testing
5 3 (15.00%) Software Delivery
6 2 (10.00%) Cash Management
6 2 (10.00%) Data Migration
6 2 (10.00%) Functional Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Test Strategy
6 2 (10.00%) Use Case
6 2 (10.00%) User Stories
6 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (10.00%) Wealth Management
6 2 (10.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) Java
2 6 (30.00%) C#
3 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) Degree
2 5 (25.00%) HNC
2 5 (25.00%) ISEB
3 4 (20.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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