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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 78 104 99
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -5
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 49 21 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.60% 1.11% 1.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.91% 1.30% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 40 20 20
Median salary £43,750 £33,133 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.04% -11.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,350 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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
1685 1613 1488
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 89.53% 85.62% 82.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1260 1357 1337
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £62,500
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 24 January 2017.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 38 (48.10%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (46.84%) Finance
3 32 (40.51%) Automated Testing
3 32 (40.51%) QA
4 31 (39.24%) ISEB
5 29 (36.71%) ISTQB
6 26 (32.91%) Selenium
7 23 (29.11%) Java
7 23 (29.11%) SDLC
8 22 (27.85%) Automation Testing
9 18 (22.78%) JavaScript
10 17 (21.52%) HP UFT
10 17 (21.52%) JIRA
11 16 (20.25%) Wealth Management
11 16 (20.25%) Cucumber
12 15 (18.99%) C++
12 15 (18.99%) Linux
12 15 (18.99%) Python
13 14 (17.72%) SQL
13 14 (17.72%) Waterfall
14 13 (16.46%) Unit Testing
15 12 (15.19%) Manual Testing
15 12 (15.19%) Software Testing
16 11 (13.92%) User Acceptance Testing
17 9 (11.39%) Performance Testing
17 9 (11.39%) Functional Testing
18 8 (10.13%) Test Strategy
18 8 (10.13%) V-Model
18 8 (10.13%) Oracle
19 7 (8.86%) Unix

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 2 (2.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.27%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.06%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.27%) MySQL
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 26 (32.91%) Selenium
2 17 (21.52%) HP UFT
2 17 (21.52%) JIRA
3 16 (20.25%) Cucumber
4 6 (7.59%) JUnit
5 5 (6.33%) JMeter
5 5 (6.33%) SoapUI
6 4 (5.06%) LSMW
6 4 (5.06%) Visual Studio Team System
6 4 (5.06%) WebDriver
7 3 (3.80%) eggPlant
7 3 (3.80%) JBehave
7 3 (3.80%) Jenkins
7 3 (3.80%) Ranorex
7 3 (3.80%) SpecFlow
7 3 (3.80%) Subversion
7 3 (3.80%) TestNG
7 3 (3.80%) WATIR
8 2 (2.53%) SilkPerformer
9 1 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 37 (46.84%) Finance
2 2 (2.53%) Banking
3 1 (1.27%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 42 (53.16%) Analyst
2 37 (46.84%) Test Analyst
3 17 (21.52%) Test Leader
4 14 (17.72%) Automation Test Analyst
5 8 (10.13%) Automation Test Lead
6 6 (7.59%) Developer
7 5 (6.33%) Consultant
7 5 (6.33%) QA Analyst
7 5 (6.33%) Test Consultant
8 4 (5.06%) ABAP Developer
8 4 (5.06%) QA Leader
8 4 (5.06%) Software Analyst
8 4 (5.06%) Software Test Analyst
8 4 (5.06%) Test Manager
8 4 (5.06%) Tester
9 3 (3.80%) Automation Tester
9 3 (3.80%) QA Team Leader
9 3 (3.80%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (3.80%) Senior Test Analyst
9 3 (3.80%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.33%) SOAP
2 4 (5.06%) .NET
2 4 (5.06%) BAPI
2 4 (5.06%) J2EE
2 4 (5.06%) SAP ALE
2 4 (5.06%) SAP Smart Forms
3 3 (3.80%) AngularJS
3 3 (3.80%) ASP.NET
3 3 (3.80%) Gherkin
4 2 (2.53%) XML
5 1 (1.27%) CSS
5 1 (1.27%) JSON
5 1 (1.27%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.86%) Driving Licence
1 7 (8.86%) Fintech
2 5 (6.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.27%) AS400
3 1 (1.27%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.27%) EPoS
3 1 (1.27%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.27%) Replication
3 1 (1.27%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.99%) Linux
2 7 (8.86%) Unix
3 5 (6.33%) Windows
4 1 (1.27%) Android
4 1 (1.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (48.10%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (40.51%) Automated Testing
3 23 (29.11%) SDLC
4 22 (27.85%) Automation Testing
5 16 (20.25%) Wealth Management
6 14 (17.72%) Waterfall
7 13 (16.46%) Unit Testing
8 12 (15.19%) Manual Testing
8 12 (15.19%) Software Testing
9 11 (13.92%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (11.39%) Functional Testing
10 9 (11.39%) Performance Testing
11 8 (10.13%) Test Strategy
11 8 (10.13%) V-Model
12 7 (8.86%) Open Source
12 7 (8.86%) Scrum
13 6 (7.59%) CRM
13 6 (7.59%) Test Management
14 5 (6.33%) Business Development
14 5 (6.33%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (29.11%) Java
2 18 (22.78%) JavaScript
3 15 (18.99%) C++
3 15 (18.99%) Python
4 14 (17.72%) SQL
5 4 (5.06%) ABAP
5 4 (5.06%) SAPscript
6 3 (3.80%) C#
6 3 (3.80%) Perl
7 1 (1.27%) C
7 1 (1.27%) PHP
7 1 (1.27%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.27%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 31 (39.24%) ISEB
2 29 (36.71%) ISTQB
3 4 (5.06%) Degree
3 4 (5.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (3.80%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (1.27%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (40.51%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.53%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (10.13%) Oracle
2 5 (6.33%) HP
2 5 (6.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.06%) SAP
3 4 (5.06%) Serena
4 1 (1.27%) Epicor
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
VIQU
Salary: £35k - 50k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + car allowance, pension etc
Posted: 6 days ago