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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 41 47 55
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +8
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 2 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 1.11% 2.05% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% 2.26% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 3
Median salary £42,500 £32,500 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% +51.16%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Test Scripting
Bedfordshire

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
164 266 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 91.11% 91.10% 88.25%
Number of salaries quoted 149 249 249
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,500 £61,000
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 10 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) Automation 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:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Automation Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Test Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft