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

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 28 34 28
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 4 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 2.90% 0.70% 3.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.42% 0.98% 4.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 5
Median salary £52,000 £30,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+73.33% -22.07%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Test Scripting
Essex

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
117 102 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 84.78% 71.83% 81.29%
Number of salaries quoted 101 97 94
Median salary £55,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Colchester 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 Colchester

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Colchester

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Colchester

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

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Colchester

Test Scripting
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Colchester

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

1 3 (75.00%) Back Office
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
1 3 (75.00%) Document Management
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
1 3 (75.00%) Data Migration
1 3 (75.00%) Test Strategy
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Matrix Organization
2 2 (50.00%) Front Office
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Postgraduate
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Military
3 1 (25.00%) Aerospace

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester 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:

General
1 3 (75.00%) Back Office
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Front Office
3 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (25.00%) Military
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Test Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Business Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Data Migration
1 3 (75.00%) Document Management
1 3 (75.00%) Matrix Organization
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
1 3 (75.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) EMC