The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Bedfordshire / Bedford
Rank 25 42 -
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 5 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 3.73% 0.97% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.67% 1.01% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Median salary £31,000 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.42% -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
107 198 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 79.85% 95.65% 88.89%
Number of salaries quoted 91 187 220
Median salary £43,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £72,500 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedford region citing Test Scripting as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Bedford

Test Scripting
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 1 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 Bedford region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 6 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (62.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (62.50%) System Testing

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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:

Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Coordinator
1 5 (62.50%) Test Coordinator
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) System Testing
1 5 (62.50%) User Acceptance Testing