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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
South West / Wiltshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 73 84
Rank change year-on-year +8 +11  
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 17 13 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 2.26% 1.41% 1.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.53% 1.63% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 17 13 19
Median salary £32,500 £27,500 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% -17.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £50,000 £42,500
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 Wiltshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Wiltshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 671 797 1016
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 89.11% 86.16% 88.42%
Number of salaries quoted 595 688 859
Median salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.70% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Test Scripting
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire 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 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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +5 11 £23,500 +9.30% 3
Chippenham +13 5 £33,500 -42.24% 1
Salisbury - 1 £32,500 -
Test Scripting
South West

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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 23 (88.46%) Test Automation
2 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (38.46%) ISEB
4 8 (30.77%) Software Testing
4 8 (30.77%) Selenium
4 8 (30.77%) Java
5 7 (26.92%) Degree
5 7 (26.92%) WebDriver
5 7 (26.92%) BDD
6 6 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (23.08%) C#
6 6 (23.08%) Python
6 6 (23.08%) Manufacturing
7 5 (19.23%) Scrum
7 5 (19.23%) HTML
7 5 (19.23%) HNC
7 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
7 5 (19.23%) System Testing
7 5 (19.23%) Computer Science
7 5 (19.23%) ISTQB
7 5 (19.23%) JMeter
7 5 (19.23%) Industrial Design
7 5 (19.23%) Node.js
8 4 (15.38%) Software Architecture
8 4 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
9 3 (11.54%) Functional Testing
9 3 (11.54%) User Stories
9 3 (11.54%) Front End Development
9 3 (11.54%) Software Delivery
9 3 (11.54%) Manual Testing

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:

Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
Development Applications
1 8 (30.77%) Selenium
2 7 (26.92%) WebDriver
3 5 (19.23%) JMeter
4 2 (7.69%) Bugzilla
4 2 (7.69%) JIRA
5 1 (3.85%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (23.08%) Manufacturing
2 3 (11.54%) Banking
2 3 (11.54%) Marketing
2 3 (11.54%) Retail
3 2 (7.69%) Finance
3 2 (7.69%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Analyst
2 11 (42.31%) Test Analyst
3 9 (34.62%) Automation Test Analyst
3 9 (34.62%) Tester
4 7 (26.92%) Automation Tester
5 4 (15.38%) Agile Test Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) Test Manager
7 2 (7.69%) Consultant
7 2 (7.69%) Data Migration Manager
7 2 (7.69%) Data Migration Test Manager
7 2 (7.69%) IT Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Migration Manager
8 1 (3.85%) Java Automation Tester
8 1 (3.85%) Junior Systems Tester
8 1 (3.85%) QA Tester
8 1 (3.85%) Selenium Automation Tester
8 1 (3.85%) Selenium Tester
8 1 (3.85%) Systems Tester
8 1 (3.85%) Test Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Web Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) HTML
1 5 (19.23%) Node.js
2 1 (3.85%) REST
2 1 (3.85%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.69%) Fintech
3 1 (3.85%) APACS
3 1 (3.85%) Chip and PIN
3 1 (3.85%) EMV
3 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Linux
1 1 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (88.46%) Test Automation
2 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (30.77%) Software Testing
4 7 (26.92%) BDD
5 6 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (19.23%) Industrial Design
6 5 (19.23%) Scrum
6 5 (19.23%) System Testing
7 4 (15.38%) Software Architecture
8 3 (11.54%) Front End Development
8 3 (11.54%) Functional Testing
8 3 (11.54%) Manual Testing
8 3 (11.54%) Software Delivery
8 3 (11.54%) User Stories
9 2 (7.69%) Cash Management
9 2 (7.69%) Data Migration
9 2 (7.69%) Use Case
9 2 (7.69%) Validation
9 2 (7.69%) Wealth Management
9 2 (7.69%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) Java
2 6 (23.08%) C#
2 6 (23.08%) Python
3 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.69%) SQL
5 1 (3.85%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (38.46%) ISEB
2 7 (26.92%) Degree
3 5 (19.23%) HNC
3 5 (19.23%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (3.85%) Capita
1 1 (3.85%) Civica
1 1 (3.85%) Northgate
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