The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 118 95 98
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +3
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 27 36 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.11% 1.98% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% 2.31% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 19 30 16
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -15.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,350 £29,271
10% offered a salary of more than £41,300 £50,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Test Scripting
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2112 1560 1513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 86.91% 85.62% 84.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1552 1252 1319
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
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 Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham 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 Birmingham

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Birmingham

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 5 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 27 (54.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (46.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 20 (40.00%) QA
3 20 (40.00%) Defect Management
4 16 (32.00%) Software Testing
5 15 (30.00%) Test Management
5 15 (30.00%) C#
6 14 (28.00%) ISEB
6 14 (28.00%) ISTQB
7 12 (24.00%) Degree
7 12 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (24.00%) Test Planning
8 11 (22.00%) Automated Testing
8 11 (22.00%) Waterfall
9 10 (20.00%) Functional Testing
9 10 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
9 10 (20.00%) JIRA
9 10 (20.00%) Finance
9 10 (20.00%) Games
9 10 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 10 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (16.00%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (16.00%) ITIL
10 8 (16.00%) PHP
10 8 (16.00%) .NET
10 8 (16.00%) Computer Science
10 8 (16.00%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (14.00%) Microsoft
12 6 (12.00%) Service Delivery
12 6 (12.00%) Regression Testing

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 6 (12.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) ATM
1 1 (2.00%) HTTP
1 1 (2.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.00%) BusinessObjects
1 6 (12.00%) Data Mart
1 6 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (12.00%) OLAP
1 6 (12.00%) Power BI
1 6 (12.00%) RDBMS
1 6 (12.00%) Relational Database
1 6 (12.00%) Snowflake Schema
1 6 (12.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (12.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 6 (12.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 6 (12.00%) Star Schema
2 1 (2.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 10 (20.00%) JIRA
2 6 (12.00%) Visual Studio
3 4 (8.00%) Zephyr
4 3 (6.00%) Selenium
5 2 (4.00%) HP UFT
5 2 (4.00%) JMeter
5 2 (4.00%) LoadRunner
6 1 (2.00%) SilkPerformer
General
1 10 (20.00%) Finance
1 10 (20.00%) Games
2 4 (8.00%) Local Government
3 3 (6.00%) Retail
4 2 (4.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (36.00%) Analyst
2 11 (22.00%) Test Analyst
3 10 (20.00%) Developer
4 8 (16.00%) Test Leader
4 8 (16.00%) Tester
4 8 (16.00%) UAT Lead
4 8 (16.00%) UAT Test Lead
5 7 (14.00%) Senior Analyst
5 7 (14.00%) Senior Test Analyst
6 6 (12.00%) Analyst Developer
6 6 (12.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 6 (12.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 6 (12.00%) Developer Analyst
6 6 (12.00%) Report Analyst
6 6 (12.00%) Report Developer
6 6 (12.00%) Test Manager
7 5 (10.00%) Junior
8 4 (8.00%) Content Manager
8 4 (8.00%) Junior Developer
9 3 (6.00%) UAT Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.00%) .NET
2 6 (12.00%) MDX
2 6 (12.00%) SOAP
2 6 (12.00%) Web Services
2 6 (12.00%) XML
2 6 (12.00%) XSL
3 2 (4.00%) HTML
3 2 (4.00%) HTML5
3 2 (4.00%) RESTful
4 1 (2.00%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (16.00%) Computer Science
3 6 (12.00%) Data Structures
4 5 (10.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.00%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.00%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (54.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (46.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 20 (40.00%) Defect Management
4 16 (32.00%) Software Testing
5 15 (30.00%) Test Management
6 12 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (24.00%) Test Planning
7 11 (22.00%) Automated Testing
7 11 (22.00%) Waterfall
8 10 (20.00%) Functional Testing
8 10 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
9 8 (16.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (16.00%) ITIL
10 6 (12.00%) Data Modelling
10 6 (12.00%) ETL
10 6 (12.00%) Game Development
10 6 (12.00%) Refactoring
10 6 (12.00%) Regression Testing
10 6 (12.00%) Service Delivery
10 6 (12.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (30.00%) C#
2 8 (16.00%) PHP
3 6 (12.00%) SQL
3 6 (12.00%) VB
4 2 (4.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.00%) ABAP
5 1 (2.00%) C
5 1 (2.00%) C++
5 1 (2.00%) Java
5 1 (2.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (28.00%) ISEB
1 14 (28.00%) ISTQB
2 12 (24.00%) Degree
3 10 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 8 (16.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (40.00%) QA
2 1 (2.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (12.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 7 (14.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.00%) hybris
3 1 (2.00%) HP
3 1 (2.00%) SAP
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