The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Wales 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Wales / West Wales
Rank - 24 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales - 2.70% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 3.39% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Median salary - £32,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  

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 West Wales with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
West Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 117 59 39
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Wales 95.90% 79.73% 92.86%
Number of salaries quoted 100 52 28
Median salary £40,000 £30,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -33.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,050 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £71,250 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Test Scripting
Job Vacancy Trend in West Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Wales 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 West Wales

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in West Wales

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

Salary trend for Test Scripting in West Wales

Test Scripting
Top 10 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 West Wales region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Tester
1 1 (50.00%) QA Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) QA Automation Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) QA Automation Tester
1 1 (50.00%) QA Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) QA Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Software QA Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Software Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Software Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA