The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dudley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 6 - 13
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 21.05% - 2.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 25.00% - 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £30,000 - £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Test Scripting
West 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 Dudley region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dudley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
16 6 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 84.21% 50.00% 70.73%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 29
Average salary £30,000 £31,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% -4.61%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

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

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Dudley

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Dudley

Test Scripting
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Dudley

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Dudley 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%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 6 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 6 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 6 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 6 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 6 (100.00%) QMS
1 6 (100.00%) User Experience
1 6 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (66.67%) QA

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Dudley by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Dudley 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 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
1 6 (100.00%) Test Analyst
1 6 (100.00%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) User Experience
1 6 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 6 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 6 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 6 (100.00%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft