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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 49 50 31
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -19
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 0.64% 0.33% 0.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 0.39% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Average salary £34,500 £28,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -23.33%
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
263 254 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 84.57% 83.55% 74.26%
Number of salaries quoted 238 199 136
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £72,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 3 September 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) QA
2 5 (83.33%) Selenium
2 5 (83.33%) Karma Test Runner
2 5 (83.33%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) NUnit
2 5 (83.33%) Automated Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Subversion
3 3 (50.00%) TDD
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (50.00%) Jasmine
3 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (50.00%) BDD
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 2 (33.33%) WebDriver
4 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (33.33%) TestComplete
4 2 (33.33%) Information Governance
4 2 (33.33%) SDLC
4 2 (33.33%) ISEB
4 2 (33.33%) NHS
4 2 (33.33%) Quality Management
4 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
5 1 (16.67%) HP UFT
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) NUnit
1 5 (83.33%) Selenium
1 5 (83.33%) Karma Test Runner
2 3 (50.00%) Jasmine
2 3 (50.00%) Subversion
3 2 (33.33%) WebDriver
3 2 (33.33%) TestComplete
4 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
4 1 (16.67%) HP UFT
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Tester
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Software Tester
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Tester
2 1 (16.67%) QA Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Test Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) QA Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (33.33%) NHS
2 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Automated Testing
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
2 3 (50.00%) BDD
2 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) Information Governance
3 2 (33.33%) SDLC
3 2 (33.33%) Quality Management
4 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ISEB
1 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft