The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 51 44 55
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +11
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 5 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 1.07% 0.51% 1.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.32% 0.68% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 6
Average salary £47,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.33% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £37,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,400 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Test Scripting
East 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 Derbyshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Derbyshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
379 292 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 80.98% 74.49% 74.94%
Number of salaries quoted 297 232 298
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -8.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £82,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Derbyshire

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Derbyshire

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Derbyshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Derbyshire

Test Scripting
Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby -14 2 £28,750 -23.33%
Chesterfield - 2 £47,000 -
Test Scripting
East Midlands

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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 (75.00%) SQL
1 6 (75.00%) QA
2 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) ISEB
3 2 (25.00%) Sage
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) XML
3 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Degree
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle iRecruitment
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Payroll
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) UNIX
4 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 1 (12.50%) IBM
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle
4 1 (12.50%) MS Office
4 1 (12.50%) SAP
4 1 (12.50%) Service Management
4 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle HRMS
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Payroll
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle iRecruitment
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Selenium
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Software Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle HR Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle HRMS Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Release Management
2 1 (12.50%) Test Management
2 1 (12.50%) System Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Service Management
2 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) ISEB
1 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Sage
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) IBM
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) HP