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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 113 102 102
Rank change year-on-year
-11 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 33 35 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.40% 1.72% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.62% 2.02% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 31 30 20
Median salary £38,891 £33,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.23% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £18,000 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £50,250
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.36% +4.28%
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
2035 1729 1604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 86.41% 85.17% 83.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1484 1418 1409
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
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 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 1 July 2016.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 29 (51.79%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (46.43%) User Acceptance Testing
2 26 (46.43%) Defect Management
3 25 (44.64%) QA
4 18 (32.14%) Finance
4 18 (32.14%) Test Management
5 16 (28.57%) Software Testing
5 16 (28.57%) ISEB
6 15 (26.79%) Automated Testing
6 15 (26.79%) ISTQB
6 15 (26.79%) Waterfall
7 14 (25.00%) C#
8 13 (23.21%) Degree
8 13 (23.21%) Test Planning
9 12 (21.43%) Non-Functional Testing
9 12 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (19.64%) Functional Testing
11 10 (17.86%) ITIL Certification
11 10 (17.86%) ITIL
12 9 (16.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 9 (16.07%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (16.07%) PHP
12 9 (16.07%) .NET
12 9 (16.07%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (16.07%) JIRA
12 9 (16.07%) Computer Science
13 8 (14.29%) Web Development
13 8 (14.29%) Data Management
13 8 (14.29%) Games
13 8 (14.29%) Service Delivery

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 4 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) ATM
1 1 (1.79%) HTTP
1 1 (1.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.93%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (7.14%) Data Mart
2 4 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (7.14%) OLAP
2 4 (7.14%) Power BI
2 4 (7.14%) RDBMS
2 4 (7.14%) Relational Database
2 4 (7.14%) Snowflake Schema
2 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (7.14%) Star Schema
3 1 (1.79%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 9 (16.07%) JIRA
2 6 (10.71%) HP UFT
2 6 (10.71%) Selenium
3 5 (8.93%) Visual Studio
4 3 (5.36%) Zephyr
5 2 (3.57%) Cucumber
5 2 (3.57%) SilkPerformer
5 2 (3.57%) SoapUI
5 2 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.79%) Ranorex
6 1 (1.79%) SilkTest
6 1 (1.79%) TeamCity
General
1 18 (32.14%) Finance
2 8 (14.29%) Games
3 5 (8.93%) Local Government
4 3 (5.36%) Banking
4 3 (5.36%) Retail
5 1 (1.79%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 27 (48.21%) Analyst
2 21 (37.50%) Test Analyst
3 12 (21.43%) Senior Analyst
3 12 (21.43%) Senior Test Analyst
3 12 (21.43%) Test Leader
4 10 (17.86%) UAT Lead
4 10 (17.86%) UAT Test Lead
5 8 (14.29%) Developer
6 6 (10.71%) Test Manager
6 6 (10.71%) Tester
7 4 (7.14%) Analyst Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 4 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Content Manager
7 4 (7.14%) Developer Analyst
7 4 (7.14%) Junior
7 4 (7.14%) Junior Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Report Analyst
7 4 (7.14%) Report Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.07%) .NET
2 5 (8.93%) Web Services
3 4 (7.14%) MDX
3 4 (7.14%) SOAP
3 4 (7.14%) XML
3 4 (7.14%) XSL
4 2 (3.57%) J2EE
5 1 (1.79%) HTML
5 1 (1.79%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (16.07%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.14%) Data Structures
3 3 (5.36%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.79%) AS400
4 1 (1.79%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.79%) EPoS
4 1 (1.79%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.57%) Unix
2 1 (1.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (51.79%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (46.43%) Defect Management
2 26 (46.43%) User Acceptance Testing
3 18 (32.14%) Test Management
4 16 (28.57%) Software Testing
5 15 (26.79%) Automated Testing
5 15 (26.79%) Waterfall
6 13 (23.21%) Test Planning
7 12 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (21.43%) Non-Functional Testing
8 11 (19.64%) Functional Testing
9 10 (17.86%) ITIL
10 9 (16.07%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (14.29%) Data Management
11 8 (14.29%) Service Delivery
11 8 (14.29%) Web Development
12 7 (12.50%) Regression Testing
13 6 (10.71%) Test Automation
13 6 (10.71%) User Stories
14 5 (8.93%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (25.00%) C#
2 9 (16.07%) PHP
3 7 (12.50%) SQL
4 4 (7.14%) Java
4 4 (7.14%) VB
5 1 (1.79%) C
5 1 (1.79%) C++
5 1 (1.79%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (28.57%) ISEB
2 15 (26.79%) ISTQB
3 13 (23.21%) Degree
4 10 (17.86%) ITIL Certification
5 9 (16.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (44.64%) QA
2 1 (1.79%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (7.14%) OpenView
2 2 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (8.93%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.36%) HP
2 3 (5.36%) hybris
3 2 (3.57%) Oracle
4 1 (1.79%) Serena
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