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

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 117 113 105
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -8
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 34 14 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.42% 0.73% 1.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.64% 0.86% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 32 13 32
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £20,100 £20,100
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
2070 1637 1835
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 86.57% 85.39% 84.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1491 1377 1579
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 29 August 2016.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

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

1 33 (52.38%) QA
2 32 (50.79%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (49.21%) Finance
4 25 (39.68%) Defect Management
5 23 (36.51%) ISEB
6 21 (33.33%) Automated Testing
7 19 (30.16%) User Acceptance Testing
8 17 (26.98%) Waterfall
9 16 (25.40%) Test Management
9 16 (25.40%) ISTQB
10 15 (23.81%) Software Testing
10 15 (23.81%) SDLC
11 13 (20.63%) Functional Testing
12 12 (19.05%) Non-Functional Testing
12 12 (19.05%) Manual Testing
12 12 (19.05%) HP UFT
13 10 (15.87%) Regression Testing
13 10 (15.87%) ITIL Certification
13 10 (15.87%) ITIL
14 9 (14.29%) Performance Testing
14 9 (14.29%) Selenium
14 9 (14.29%) Wealth Management
14 9 (14.29%) Unit Testing
14 9 (14.29%) Integration Testing
15 8 (12.70%) Test Automation
15 8 (12.70%) Test Strategy
15 8 (12.70%) Test Planning
16 7 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 7 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
16 7 (11.11%) Cucumber

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:

Applications
1 1 (1.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.59%) ATM
1 1 (1.59%) HTTP
1 1 (1.59%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.59%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 12 (19.05%) HP UFT
2 9 (14.29%) Selenium
3 7 (11.11%) Cucumber
4 6 (9.52%) SilkPerformer
5 5 (7.94%) JIRA
6 3 (4.76%) Jenkins
6 3 (4.76%) SoapUI
7 2 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (3.17%) Visual Studio
7 2 (3.17%) WebDriver
8 1 (1.59%) LoadRunner
8 1 (1.59%) Ranorex
8 1 (1.59%) Selenium IDE
8 1 (1.59%) SilkTest
8 1 (1.59%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 31 (49.21%) Finance
2 6 (9.52%) Games
3 4 (6.35%) Banking
4 2 (3.17%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.17%) Retail
5 1 (1.59%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 35 (55.56%) Analyst
2 32 (50.79%) Test Analyst
3 16 (25.40%) Test Leader
4 12 (19.05%) Senior Analyst
4 12 (19.05%) Senior Test Analyst
5 10 (15.87%) UAT Lead
5 10 (15.87%) UAT Test Lead
6 7 (11.11%) Automation Test Analyst
7 5 (7.94%) Software Analyst
7 5 (7.94%) Software Test Analyst
8 4 (6.35%) Developer
8 4 (6.35%) Junior
8 4 (6.35%) Junior Developer
8 4 (6.35%) QA Analyst
8 4 (6.35%) Test Manager
9 3 (4.76%) QA Test Analyst
9 3 (4.76%) Tester
10 2 (3.17%) Content Manager
10 2 (3.17%) QA Leader
10 2 (3.17%) Quality Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.11%) .NET
2 4 (6.35%) J2EE
3 2 (3.17%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.59%) HTML
4 1 (1.59%) HTML5
4 1 (1.59%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.52%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.17%) AS400
4 1 (1.59%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.59%) EPoS
4 1 (1.59%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.35%) Unix
2 2 (3.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (50.79%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (39.68%) Defect Management
3 21 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 19 (30.16%) User Acceptance Testing
5 17 (26.98%) Waterfall
6 16 (25.40%) Test Management
7 15 (23.81%) SDLC
7 15 (23.81%) Software Testing
8 13 (20.63%) Functional Testing
9 12 (19.05%) Manual Testing
9 12 (19.05%) Non-Functional Testing
10 10 (15.87%) ITIL
10 10 (15.87%) Regression Testing
11 9 (14.29%) Integration Testing
11 9 (14.29%) Performance Testing
11 9 (14.29%) Unit Testing
11 9 (14.29%) Wealth Management
12 8 (12.70%) Test Automation
12 8 (12.70%) Test Planning
12 8 (12.70%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.11%) C#
1 7 (11.11%) SQL
2 5 (7.94%) Java
2 5 (7.94%) PHP
3 1 (1.59%) C
3 1 (1.59%) C++
3 1 (1.59%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.59%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.59%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 23 (36.51%) ISEB
2 16 (25.40%) ISTQB
3 10 (15.87%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (11.11%) Degree
4 7 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (52.38%) QA
2 1 (1.59%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (9.52%) Oracle
2 4 (6.35%) HP
2 4 (6.35%) Serena
3 2 (3.17%) Microsoft
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Robert Walters UK
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