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

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 60 71 70
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -1
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 6 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.08% 1.01% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.27% 1.15% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 4
Median salary £55,000 £32,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+69.23% -43.47%
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
473 695 588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 85.07% 87.97% 85.71%
Number of salaries quoted 395 566 464
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £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 24 February 2017.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Coventry

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 7 (77.78%) Java
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) Selenium
3 5 (55.56%) JIRA
3 5 (55.56%) Python
3 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 5 (55.56%) Linux
3 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (44.44%) Automation Testing
4 4 (44.44%) C++
5 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
5 3 (33.33%) QA
5 3 (33.33%) Regression Testing
5 3 (33.33%) SQL
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 2 (22.22%) OOP
6 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
6 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Degree
6 2 (22.22%) Manual Testing
6 2 (22.22%) System Testing
6 2 (22.22%) SDLC
7 1 (11.11%) Defect Tracking
7 1 (11.11%) ISO13485
7 1 (11.11%) MISRA C
7 1 (11.11%) MISRA
7 1 (11.11%) Case Management
7 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (11.11%) EPiServer
7 1 (11.11%) V-Model

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (11.11%) EPiServer
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Selenium
2 5 (55.56%) JIRA
3 1 (11.11%) Concordion
3 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
3 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 1 (11.11%) JMeter
3 1 (11.11%) RSpec
3 1 (11.11%) SoapUI
3 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
3 1 (11.11%) WATIR
General
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Automation Test Lead
1 4 (44.44%) Test Leader
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Automation Tester
2 1 (11.11%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Java Software Developer
2 1 (11.11%) QA Manager
2 1 (11.11%) QA Test Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Software Tester
2 1 (11.11%) Software Verification Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Test Automation Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Test Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Tester
2 1 (11.11%) Verification Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
1 1 (11.11%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) VxWorks
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Automation Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Manual Testing
4 2 (22.22%) OOP
4 2 (22.22%) SDLC
4 2 (22.22%) System Testing
4 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Black-Box Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Case Management
5 1 (11.11%) Coaching
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) Defect Tracking
5 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
5 1 (11.11%) OO
5 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
5 1 (11.11%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 5 (55.56%) Python
3 4 (44.44%) C++
4 3 (33.33%) SQL
5 1 (11.11%) C
5 1 (11.11%) C#
5 1 (11.11%) Embedded C
5 1 (11.11%) Perl
5 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
5 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) ISEB
2 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
2 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (11.11%) IEC 61508
2 1 (11.11%) ISO13485
2 1 (11.11%) MISRA
2 1 (11.11%) MISRA C
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) QNX