The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 56 58 61
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 6 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.15% 2.13% 1.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.35% 2.39% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 8
Median salary £55,000 £42,500 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -1.73%
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 Coventry region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
446 627 551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 85.44% 89.06% 87.18%
Number of salaries quoted 354 524 475
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of job ads across the Coventry 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 Coventry

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Coventry

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Coventry

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 11 (84.62%) Java
2 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (69.23%) Selenium
4 8 (61.54%) JIRA
4 8 (61.54%) Linux
5 6 (46.15%) Software Testing
5 6 (46.15%) Automation Testing
6 5 (38.46%) Jenkins
6 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (38.46%) Test Automation
6 5 (38.46%) RSpec
6 5 (38.46%) Cucumber
6 5 (38.46%) Automated Testing
6 5 (38.46%) OOP
6 5 (38.46%) Python
6 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
6 5 (38.46%) Perl
6 5 (38.46%) SOAP
7 4 (30.77%) C++
7 4 (30.77%) Ant
7 4 (30.77%) OO
7 4 (30.77%) Scrum
7 4 (30.77%) TDD
7 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
7 4 (30.77%) Ruby
7 4 (30.77%) ISTQB
7 4 (30.77%) Windows
7 4 (30.77%) QA
7 4 (30.77%) Bash Shell

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) DB2
2 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (69.23%) Selenium
2 8 (61.54%) JIRA
3 5 (38.46%) Cucumber
3 5 (38.46%) Jenkins
3 5 (38.46%) RSpec
4 4 (30.77%) Ant
4 4 (30.77%) Concordion
4 4 (30.77%) Hudson
4 4 (30.77%) WATIR
5 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
5 3 (23.08%) Mercurial
6 1 (7.69%) JMeter
6 1 (7.69%) SoapUI
6 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
1 2 (15.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Analyst
1 4 (30.77%) Automation Test Lead
1 4 (30.77%) Test Analyst
1 4 (30.77%) Test Leader
2 2 (15.38%) Automation Test Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Test Automation Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Test Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Automation Tester
3 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Java Software Developer
3 1 (7.69%) QA Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Software Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Software Tester
3 1 (7.69%) Tester
3 1 (7.69%) Verification Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) SOAP
2 4 (30.77%) REST
3 3 (23.08%) Web Services
4 1 (7.69%) .NET
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (7.69%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) VxWorks
3 1 (7.69%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Automation Testing
2 6 (46.15%) Software Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Automated Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (38.46%) OOP
3 5 (38.46%) Test Automation
4 4 (30.77%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (30.77%) Functional Testing
4 4 (30.77%) OO
4 4 (30.77%) Scrum
4 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
4 4 (30.77%) TDD
5 3 (23.08%) BDD
5 3 (23.08%) Issue Tracking
5 3 (23.08%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Manual Testing
6 2 (15.38%) QA Automation
6 2 (15.38%) Regression Testing
7 1 (7.69%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
2 5 (38.46%) Perl
2 5 (38.46%) Python
3 4 (30.77%) Bash Shell
3 4 (30.77%) C++
3 4 (30.77%) Ruby
4 2 (15.38%) SQL
5 1 (7.69%) C
5 1 (7.69%) C#
5 1 (7.69%) Embedded C
5 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
5 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) ISTQB
1 4 (30.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (23.08%) Degree
3 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) IEC 61508
2 1 (7.69%) ISO13485
2 1 (7.69%) MISRA
2 1 (7.69%) MISRA C
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) QNX