The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Derbyshire region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 49 48 52
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 7 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 1.44% 0.54% 1.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.76% 0.67% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 7
Average salary £28,750 £36,250 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.68% +0.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £35,250 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,100 £37,250 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Derbyshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
398 298 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 81.89% 79.89% 72.08%
Number of salaries quoted 311 256 286
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £80,000 £68,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Test Scripting
East Midlands

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 11 July 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 11 July 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 -15 5 £25,625 -29.31%
Chesterfield - 1 - -
Test Scripting
East Midlands

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 8 (72.73%) QA
2 7 (63.64%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) ISEB
3 5 (45.45%) ISTQB
4 4 (36.36%) Windows
5 3 (27.27%) .NET
5 3 (27.27%) Finance
5 3 (27.27%) Automated Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Software Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (18.18%) Degree
6 2 (18.18%) Selenium
6 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
6 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
6 2 (18.18%) Sage
6 2 (18.18%) C#
6 2 (18.18%) XML
7 1 (9.09%) ITIL
7 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (9.09%) WinRunner
7 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
7 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
7 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
7 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
7 1 (9.09%) VB
7 1 (9.09%) Oracle
7 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
7 1 (9.09%) IIS
7 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
7 1 (9.09%) Service Management

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle HRMS
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Payroll
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle iRecruitment
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Selenium
2 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 1 (9.09%) WinRunner
2 1 (9.09%) QARun
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Test Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Software Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) QA Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle HR Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle HRMS Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) QA Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Biometrics
1 1 (9.09%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Vista
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Automated Testing
1 3 (27.27%) Software Testing
1 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
3 1 (9.09%) Cyber Security
3 1 (9.09%) Automation Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (9.09%) Logistics
3 1 (9.09%) Release Management
3 1 (9.09%) System Testing
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Service Management
3 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Identity Management
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
3 1 (9.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) ISEB
1 5 (45.45%) ISTQB
2 2 (18.18%) Degree
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (72.73%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Sage
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft