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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 68 67 46
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -21
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 7 8 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.96% 1.05% 3.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% 1.31% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 16
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +38.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,750 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average 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 Coventry region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
604 609 456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 83.08% 79.61% 86.04%
Number of salaries quoted 498 484 369
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 April 2016.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Coventry

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Coventry region citing Test Scripting also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Test Scripting.

1 15 (75.00%) Java
2 9 (45.00%) ISTQB
2 9 (45.00%) QA
3 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (40.00%) Windows
3 8 (40.00%) Linux
3 8 (40.00%) SQL
3 8 (40.00%) MySQL
3 8 (40.00%) Firewall
3 8 (40.00%) HTML
3 8 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (35.00%) Selenium
4 7 (35.00%) Test Automation
5 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (30.00%) RSpec
5 6 (30.00%) Bash Shell
5 6 (30.00%) Cucumber
5 6 (30.00%) Ruby
5 6 (30.00%) Software Testing
5 6 (30.00%) WATIR
5 6 (30.00%) TDD
5 6 (30.00%) Retail
5 6 (30.00%) Scrum
5 6 (30.00%) Ant
5 6 (30.00%) Perl
6 5 (25.00%) QA Automation
6 5 (25.00%) Jenkins
6 5 (25.00%) Hudson
6 5 (25.00%) REST

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Coventry region citing Test Scripting also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Test Scripting. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) MySQL
1 8 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Selenium
2 6 (30.00%) Ant
2 6 (30.00%) Cucumber
2 6 (30.00%) RSpec
2 6 (30.00%) WATIR
3 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 5 (25.00%) Hudson
3 5 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 5 (25.00%) JIRA
3 5 (25.00%) Mercurial
4 1 (5.00%) Concordion
General
1 6 (30.00%) Retail
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Analyst
2 8 (40.00%) Applications Support
3 7 (35.00%) QA Analyst
3 7 (35.00%) QA Test Analyst
3 7 (35.00%) Software Analyst
3 7 (35.00%) Test Analyst
4 6 (30.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 6 (30.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (30.00%) Automation Test Analyst
4 6 (30.00%) QA Automation Analyst
5 5 (25.00%) Software Test Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Applications Support Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Software Support Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Software Support Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Test Manager
7 1 (5.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) HTML
2 5 (25.00%) REST
2 5 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Linux
1 8 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (35.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (30.00%) Scrum
2 6 (30.00%) Software Testing
2 6 (30.00%) TDD
3 5 (25.00%) Automation Testing
3 5 (25.00%) BDD
3 5 (25.00%) QA Automation
4 4 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Automated Testing
5 2 (10.00%) ERP
5 2 (10.00%) OO
5 2 (10.00%) Project Management
5 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.00%) Test Management
5 2 (10.00%) Test Strategy
6 1 (5.00%) Coaching
6 1 (5.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (5.00%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) Java
2 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (40.00%) SQL
3 6 (30.00%) Bash Shell
3 6 (30.00%) Perl
3 6 (30.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) ISTQB
2 5 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (15.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (45.00%) QA
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Lockheed Martin
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