The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 128 85 138
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +53
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 46 96 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.26% 2.97% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.54% 3.86% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 41 83 16
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,500 £25,675
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £51,350 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Test Scripting
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2987 2487 2600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 82.04% 76.97% 78.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2513 2065 2219
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
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 the East Midlands

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

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Test Scripting
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Leicestershire -27 14 £35,000 -7.89% 2
Northamptonshire -17 11 £22,500 -26.22%
Nottinghamshire -31 11 £28,000 -15.78% 1
Derbyshire -9 3 £37,875 +1.00%
Test Scripting
England

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 50 (50.00%) ISEB
2 42 (42.00%) SQL
3 35 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (29.00%) Manual Testing
4 29 (29.00%) Windows
5 27 (27.00%) Analytical Skills
6 24 (24.00%) QA
7 22 (22.00%) Web Services
8 21 (21.00%) C#
9 20 (20.00%) Microsoft
10 19 (19.00%) .NET
11 18 (18.00%) Oracle
12 17 (17.00%) User Acceptance Testing
13 14 (14.00%) SQL Server
13 14 (14.00%) Visual Studio
13 14 (14.00%) MS Excel
13 14 (14.00%) Finance
14 13 (13.00%) Software Testing
15 12 (12.00%) Automated Testing
15 12 (12.00%) Test Management
15 12 (12.00%) SharePoint
15 12 (12.00%) XML
15 12 (12.00%) Java
16 11 (11.00%) JavaScript
16 11 (11.00%) HTML
16 11 (11.00%) CRM
16 11 (11.00%) Eclipse
16 11 (11.00%) Project Management
16 11 (11.00%) HP Quality Center
16 11 (11.00%) Dynamics CRM

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 12 (12.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (14.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.00%) MS Office
3 1 (1.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (11.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.00%) Oracle HRMS
2 1 (1.00%) Oracle Payroll
2 1 (1.00%) Oracle iRecruitment
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.00%) Intranet
1 1 (1.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (14.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.00%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (4.00%) Oracle Database
4 4 (4.00%) DB2
5 1 (1.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (14.00%) Visual Studio
2 11 (11.00%) Eclipse
3 6 (6.00%) Selenium
4 3 (3.00%) WebDriver
5 2 (2.00%) Jasmine
5 2 (2.00%) Selenium IDE
5 2 (2.00%) WATIR
5 2 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.00%) Sahi
5 2 (2.00%) TestDirector
6 1 (1.00%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (1.00%) LoadRunner
6 1 (1.00%) NUnit
6 1 (1.00%) WatiN
6 1 (1.00%) JUnit
General
1 14 (14.00%) Finance
2 6 (6.00%) Retail
3 2 (2.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.00%) Advertising
4 1 (1.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 46 (46.00%) Analyst
2 43 (43.00%) Test Analyst
3 20 (20.00%) Test Engineer
4 14 (14.00%) Consultant
5 11 (11.00%) Tester
5 11 (11.00%) Developer
5 11 (11.00%) Software Test Analyst
5 11 (11.00%) CRM Developer
6 9 (9.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 9 (9.00%) Test Consultant
7 7 (7.00%) Software Tester
8 6 (6.00%) Senior Consultant
8 6 (6.00%) Senior Test Consultant
9 5 (5.00%) Senior Developer
9 5 (5.00%) Senior Test Analyst
9 5 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (5.00%) QA Engineer
10 4 (4.00%) Management Consultant
10 4 (4.00%) Applications Consultant
11 3 (3.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (22.00%) Web Services
2 19 (19.00%) .NET
3 12 (12.00%) XML
4 11 (11.00%) HTML
5 10 (10.00%) SOAP
5 10 (10.00%) REST
6 5 (5.00%) COM
7 3 (3.00%) .NET Framework
8 2 (2.00%) CSS
8 2 (2.00%) ASP.NET
9 1 (1.00%) JSON
9 1 (1.00%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 27 (27.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.00%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.00%) Open Source
4 1 (1.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 29 (29.00%) Windows
2 10 (10.00%) UNIX
3 1 (1.00%) Android
3 1 (1.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (29.00%) Manual Testing
3 17 (17.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 13 (13.00%) Software Testing
5 12 (12.00%) Automated Testing
5 12 (12.00%) Test Management
6 11 (11.00%) Project Management
6 11 (11.00%) CRM
7 9 (9.00%) Functional Testing
8 8 (8.00%) Regression Testing
9 7 (7.00%) Risk Management
9 7 (7.00%) Test Strategy
10 5 (5.00%) Mentoring
10 5 (5.00%) V-Model
10 5 (5.00%) System Testing
10 5 (5.00%) Time Management
11 4 (4.00%) Test Automation
11 4 (4.00%) Software Engineering
11 4 (4.00%) WFM
11 4 (4.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 42 (42.00%) SQL
2 21 (21.00%) C#
3 12 (12.00%) Java
4 11 (11.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.00%) C++
5 3 (3.00%) VBScript
5 3 (3.00%) C
6 2 (2.00%) VB
6 2 (2.00%) Python
6 2 (2.00%) Ruby
6 2 (2.00%) F#
7 1 (1.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 50 (50.00%) ISEB
2 11 (11.00%) ISTQB
2 11 (11.00%) Degree
3 6 (6.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (24.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (11.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.00%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 20 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (18.00%) Oracle
3 9 (9.00%) HP
4 5 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (5.00%) NetSuite
4 5 (5.00%) Siebel
5 2 (2.00%) SAP
5 2 (2.00%) Sage
6 1 (1.00%) IBM
6 1 (1.00%) Pegasus
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Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Ashby-De-La-Zouch, Leicestershire
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