The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 21 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 1.03% 1.60% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% 2.35% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Test Scripting
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Durham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
86 85 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 88.66% 68.00% 69.39%
Number of salaries quoted 71 69 31
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

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

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Durham

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Durham

Test Scripting
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Durham 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%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) DSDM
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) BT
1 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Media

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Durham 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 (50.00%) CMS
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) DSDM
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) BT