Period
to 19 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 19 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
19 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 109 107 101
Rank change year-on-year -2 -6 +20
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 18 23 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.07% 1.40% 1.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% 1.57% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 14 37 29
Wiltshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +34.33% +3.08%
10th Percentile £29,750 £33,750 £26,550
90th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £57,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% +4.17%

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wiltshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,548 1,462 1,415
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 91.87% 88.77% 91.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1,253 1,280 1,235
Wiltshire median annual salary £46,500 £43,250 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.51% +6.13% +1.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £60,250 £62,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%

Test Scripting
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Scripting in Wiltshire

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Salary trend for Test Scripting in Wiltshire

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Scripting in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 19 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Test Scripting in Wiltshire

Test Scripting
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 19 May 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon -22 4 £47,500 +18.75%
Salisbury -4 3 £50,000 +11.11%
Chippenham -6 3 £25,750 -35.63%
Corsham - 1 £35,000 -
Test Scripting
South West

For the 6 months to 19 May 2019, 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 12 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (44.44%) Functional Testing
3 8 (44.44%) Non-Functional Testing
4 7 (38.89%) Manual Testing
5 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 5 (27.78%) ISEB
6 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (27.78%) SharePoint
6 5 (27.78%) ITIL
6 5 (27.78%) Linux
6 5 (27.78%) MCSE
6 5 (27.78%) MCSA
6 5 (27.78%) Quality Management
6 5 (27.78%) Risk Management
6 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
6 5 (27.78%) DV Cleared
6 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
6 5 (27.78%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (27.78%) Stress Testing
6 5 (27.78%) Integration Testing
6 5 (27.78%) QA
6 5 (27.78%) CEH
6 5 (27.78%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (27.78%) Incident Management
6 5 (27.78%) ISTQB
6 5 (27.78%) Process Improvement
6 5 (27.78%) Test Strategy
6 5 (27.78%) DevOps
6 5 (27.78%) Test Planning

Test Scripting
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 5 (27.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Selenium
2 2 (11.11%) JMeter
3 1 (5.56%) SoapUI
3 1 (5.56%) SpecFlow
3 1 (5.56%) TeamCity
3 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.56%) Electronics
1 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) Tester
4 4 (22.22%) Lead Tester
4 4 (22.22%) Technical Leader
4 4 (22.22%) Technical Tester
5 3 (16.67%) Business Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) Senior Business Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) QA Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) QA Test Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Software Test Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Test Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Junior QA Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Manual Tester
7 1 (5.56%) QA Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) QA Manual Tester
7 1 (5.56%) QA Tester
7 1 (5.56%) Team Leader
7 1 (5.56%) Test Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.56%) Infotainment
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (44.44%) Functional Testing
3 8 (44.44%) Non-Functional Testing
4 7 (38.89%) Manual Testing
5 5 (27.78%) DevOps
5 5 (27.78%) Incident Management
5 5 (27.78%) Integration Testing
5 5 (27.78%) ITIL
5 5 (27.78%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 5 (27.78%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (27.78%) Process Improvement
5 5 (27.78%) Quality Management
5 5 (27.78%) Risk Management
5 5 (27.78%) Stress Testing
5 5 (27.78%) System Integration Testing
5 5 (27.78%) Test Planning
5 5 (27.78%) Test Strategy
5 5 (27.78%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) CEH
1 5 (27.78%) DV Cleared
1 5 (27.78%) ISEB
1 5 (27.78%) ISTQB
1 5 (27.78%) MCSA
1 5 (27.78%) MCSE
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
1 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Automation Anywhere