The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 73 87 90
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +3
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 15 11 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.64% 0.98% 1.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.75% 1.12% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 19
Median salary £60,500 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.35% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £30,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £38,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
Test Scripting
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
855 986 1000
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 93.24% 87.57% 82.92%
Number of salaries quoted 728 785 908
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire 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 Bedfordshire

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Test Scripting
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Luton +6 11 £65,000 +44.44% 1
Test Scripting
East of England

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 17 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (78.95%) SQL
3 12 (63.16%) Java
3 12 (63.16%) Unix
3 12 (63.16%) Finance
3 12 (63.16%) LoadRunner
3 12 (63.16%) Shell Script
3 12 (63.16%) HP Quality Center
3 12 (63.16%) Non-Functional Testing
4 11 (57.89%) Waterfall
4 11 (57.89%) JIRA
4 11 (57.89%) Release Management
4 11 (57.89%) ClearQuest
5 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
6 8 (42.11%) HP
6 8 (42.11%) Software Testing
7 7 (36.84%) Selenium
7 7 (36.84%) SoapUI
7 7 (36.84%) HP UFT
7 7 (36.84%) MS Office
8 6 (31.58%) HP ASE
8 6 (31.58%) ISTQB
8 6 (31.58%) Degree
8 6 (31.58%) JMeter
9 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
10 3 (15.79%) Test Automation
10 3 (15.79%) System Testing
10 3 (15.79%) Automated Testing
10 3 (15.79%) Regression Testing
11 2 (10.53%) ISEB

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 7 (36.84%) MS Office
2 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Finacle
1 1 (5.26%) Temenos T24
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) DB2
1 2 (10.53%) MySQL
1 2 (10.53%) RDBMS
1 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (63.16%) LoadRunner
2 11 (57.89%) ClearQuest
2 11 (57.89%) JIRA
3 7 (36.84%) HP UFT
3 7 (36.84%) Selenium
3 7 (36.84%) SoapUI
4 6 (31.58%) JMeter
General
1 12 (63.16%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
2 2 (10.53%) Retail
2 2 (10.53%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Analyst
2 16 (84.21%) Test Analyst
3 12 (63.16%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
4 7 (36.84%) Financial Analyst
4 7 (36.84%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
4 7 (36.84%) Service Analyst
5 6 (31.58%) Agile Test Analyst
5 6 (31.58%) SQL Analyst
5 6 (31.58%) Unix Analyst
6 5 (26.32%) Tester
7 4 (21.05%) Automation Tester
8 3 (15.79%) Automation Test Analyst
9 2 (10.53%) QA Analyst
9 2 (10.53%) QA Tester
9 2 (10.53%) Software Analyst
9 2 (10.53%) Software QA Tester
9 2 (10.53%) Software Tester
9 2 (10.53%) UAT Analyst
9 2 (10.53%) UAT Tester
10 1 (5.26%) QA Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (63.16%) Non-Functional Testing
3 11 (57.89%) Release Management
3 11 (57.89%) Waterfall
4 8 (42.11%) Software Testing
5 3 (15.79%) Automated Testing
5 3 (15.79%) Regression Testing
5 3 (15.79%) System Testing
5 3 (15.79%) Test Automation
6 2 (10.53%) Project Management
6 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (5.26%) CRM
7 1 (5.26%) Data Migration
7 1 (5.26%) Defect Management
7 1 (5.26%) ERP
7 1 (5.26%) Functional Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Migration
7 1 (5.26%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) SQL
2 12 (63.16%) Java
2 12 (63.16%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Degree
1 6 (31.58%) HP ASE
1 6 (31.58%) ISTQB
2 2 (10.53%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
Systems Management
1 12 (63.16%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 8 (42.11%) HP
3 2 (10.53%) IBM
4 1 (5.26%) Temenos
4 1 (5.26%) Unisys
Luton
easyJet Airline
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago