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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 41 51 40
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -11
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 2 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 0.85% 0.94% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 1.11% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 3
Average salary £36,250 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
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
192 271 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 82.05% 84.69% 83.61%
Number of salaries quoted 168 230 187
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £50,000
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 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 13 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) FitNesse
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) FitNesse
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Software Tester
1 1 (50.00%) UAT Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) UAT Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL