Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 73 84
Rank change year-on-year +27 +11 -11
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 24 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 3.36% 0.38% 1.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.84% 0.45% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 38 3 12
Swindon median annual salary £43,750 £32,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +34.62% -38.10% +40.00%
10th Percentile £27,300 £22,450 £42,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £33,750 £60,000
Wiltshire median annual salary £37,500 £33,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +13.64% -26.67% +20.00%

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 Swindon with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Swindon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 625 662 946
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 87.41% 83.59% 89.41%
Number of salaries quoted 506 530 843
Swindon median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,125 £26,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £58,125 £65,000 £62,500
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Test Scripting
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

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 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Scripting in Swindon

For the 6 months to 20 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 14 (58.33%) Test Automation
2 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (29.17%) Performance Testing
3 7 (29.17%) Software Testing
4 6 (25.00%) ISTQB
4 6 (25.00%) Marketing
4 6 (25.00%) QA
4 6 (25.00%) ISEB
4 6 (25.00%) Front End Development
5 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (20.83%) Windows
5 5 (20.83%) HTML
5 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
5 5 (20.83%) SQL
6 4 (16.67%) Java
6 4 (16.67%) Python
6 4 (16.67%) LoadRunner
6 4 (16.67%) C#
6 4 (16.67%) HNC
6 4 (16.67%) Manufacturing
6 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (16.67%) Scrum
6 4 (16.67%) Selenium
6 4 (16.67%) Degree
6 4 (16.67%) JMeter
6 4 (16.67%) Industrial Design
6 4 (16.67%) Manual Testing
6 4 (16.67%) WebDriver

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) MySQL
1 2 (8.33%) NoSQL
1 2 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (8.33%) QlikView
1 2 (8.33%) RDBMS
1 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Cucumber
1 4 (16.67%) JMeter
1 4 (16.67%) LoadRunner
1 4 (16.67%) Selenium
1 4 (16.67%) WebDriver
2 1 (4.17%) GitLab
2 1 (4.17%) Gradle
2 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.17%) JIRA
2 1 (4.17%) Maven
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 6 (25.00%) Marketing
3 4 (16.67%) Manufacturing
4 2 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Analyst
2 10 (41.67%) Test Analyst
3 6 (25.00%) Tester
4 4 (16.67%) Automation Tester
4 4 (16.67%) Team Leader
4 4 (16.67%) Test Leader
4 4 (16.67%) Test Team Leader
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Service Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) QA Tester
6 1 (4.17%) Web Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Web Test Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) HTML
2 4 (16.67%) Node.js
3 3 (12.50%) JSON
3 3 (12.50%) XML
4 1 (4.17%) CSS
4 1 (4.17%) CSS3
4 1 (4.17%) HTML5
4 1 (4.17%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) Test Automation
2 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (29.17%) Performance Testing
3 7 (29.17%) Software Testing
4 6 (25.00%) Front End Development
5 4 (16.67%) Agile Testing
5 4 (16.67%) Coaching
5 4 (16.67%) Functional Testing
5 4 (16.67%) Industrial Design
5 4 (16.67%) Manual Testing
5 4 (16.67%) Microservices
5 4 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
5 4 (16.67%) Scrum
5 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (16.67%) Test Strategy
6 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
6 2 (8.33%) ETL
6 2 (8.33%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
1 5 (20.83%) SQL
2 4 (16.67%) C#
2 4 (16.67%) Java
2 4 (16.67%) Python
3 2 (8.33%) PL/SQL
3 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (8.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) ISEB
1 6 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (16.67%) Degree
2 4 (16.67%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (8.33%) Sybase
1 2 (8.33%) Tableau
2 1 (4.17%) Google