The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Derby region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 43 - 46
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 3 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 0.92% - 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% - 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £42,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Test Scripting
Derbyshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Derby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
266 185 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 81.85% 89.37% 92.42%
Number of salaries quoted 225 166 217
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,136 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £50,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Derby region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Derby

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Derby

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Derby 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 4 (66.67%) Regression Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Functional Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Non-Functional Testing
1 4 (66.67%) SDLC
2 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) ISEB
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 2 (33.33%) QA
3 2 (33.33%) Selenium
3 2 (33.33%) BDD
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
4 1 (16.67%) Gherkin
4 1 (16.67%) Jasmine
4 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (16.67%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Test Management
4 1 (16.67%) Time Management
4 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
4 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Derby 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 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 1 (16.67%) HP UFT
2 1 (16.67%) Jasmine
2 1 (16.67%) JUnit
2 1 (16.67%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (16.67%) MSTest
2 1 (16.67%) NUnit
2 1 (16.67%) Subversion
2 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Business Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Release Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) QA Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Quality Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Software Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Software Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Test Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Testing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Gherkin
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Functional Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Non-Functional Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Regression Testing
1 4 (66.67%) SDLC
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 2 (33.33%) BDD
3 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Test Management
4 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
4 1 (16.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ISEB
1 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle