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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 66 39 62
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +23
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 9 21 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.13% 3.82% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.46% 4.69% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4 21 3
Average salary £42,500 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.92% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £22,500 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,500
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
617 448 477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 77.22% 81.45% 77.81%
Number of salaries quoted 500 365 432
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 1 May 2015.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Coventry

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 7 (46.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (33.33%) Project Management
2 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (26.67%) ISEB
3 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
3 4 (26.67%) SAP
3 4 (26.67%) QA
4 3 (20.00%) Automotive
4 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 3 (20.00%) ISTQB
4 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) Problem Management
5 2 (13.33%) JUnit
5 2 (13.33%) SQL
5 2 (13.33%) Windows
5 2 (13.33%) Statistics
5 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
5 2 (13.33%) Performance Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Selenium
5 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (13.33%) Automation Testing
5 2 (13.33%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (6.67%) Test Planning
6 1 (6.67%) Coaching
6 1 (6.67%) User Experience
6 1 (6.67%) Change Control
6 1 (6.67%) WebDriver
6 1 (6.67%) Open Source
6 1 (6.67%) Scrum

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) JUnit
1 2 (13.33%) Selenium
2 1 (6.67%) WebDriver
2 1 (6.67%) JIRA
2 1 (6.67%) NUnit
2 1 (6.67%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 3 (20.00%) Automotive
1 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Test Leader
2 3 (20.00%) QA Leader
2 3 (20.00%) Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) Functional Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Test Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Tester
4 1 (6.67%) QA Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Integration Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Automation Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Automation Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Software Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (6.67%) Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (13.33%) Statistics
4 1 (6.67%) User Experience
4 1 (6.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
2 1 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (33.33%) Project Management
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (13.33%) Automation Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (6.67%) Test Planning
5 1 (6.67%) Coaching
5 1 (6.67%) Change Control
5 1 (6.67%) Scrum
5 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
5 1 (6.67%) TDD
5 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) VBScript
2 1 (6.67%) VB
2 1 (6.67%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) ISEB
2 3 (20.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) SAP
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) HP
2 1 (6.67%) Software AG
2 1 (6.67%) webMethods
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 11 days ago