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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 141 134 92
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -42
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 25 51 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.74% 1.36% 2.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% 1.61% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 17 24 80
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £21,150 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
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
2761 3170 2444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 81.66% 84.78% 80.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2204 2561 2098
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +6.25%

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015. 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 +19 9 £40,000 +18.51% 2
Nottinghamshire -11 8 £30,750 +6.03% 2
Derbyshire +11 2 £36,250 +3.57%
Northamptonshire -17 2 £37,500 +36.36% 5
Test Scripting
England

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 19 (34.55%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (32.73%) ISTQB
2 18 (32.73%) ISEB
3 14 (25.45%) SQL
4 13 (23.64%) Manual Testing
5 12 (21.82%) User Acceptance Testing
5 12 (21.82%) HP Quality Center
5 12 (21.82%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (20.00%) Software Testing
6 11 (20.00%) C#
7 10 (18.18%) Finance
7 10 (18.18%) Scrum
7 10 (18.18%) QA
8 9 (16.36%) Degree
8 9 (16.36%) Java
8 9 (16.36%) Test Strategy
9 8 (14.55%) Windows
9 8 (14.55%) Selenium
10 7 (12.73%) Automated Testing
10 7 (12.73%) Test Management
10 7 (12.73%) Project Management
10 7 (12.73%) Functional Testing
11 6 (10.91%) .NET
11 6 (10.91%) Microsoft
11 6 (10.91%) Retail
12 5 (9.09%) Business Analysis
12 5 (9.09%) Time Management
12 5 (9.09%) HP
12 5 (9.09%) MS Excel
12 5 (9.09%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

Applications
1 5 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (3.64%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (3.64%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (3.64%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (3.64%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (3.64%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (3.64%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (3.64%) Oracle Cash Management
1 2 (3.64%) Oracle Assets
1 2 (3.64%) Oracle TCA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.45%) DB2
2 2 (3.64%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.82%) QlikView
3 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (14.55%) Selenium
2 4 (7.27%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (5.45%) Visual Studio
3 3 (5.45%) TestComplete
3 3 (5.45%) Ranorex
4 2 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.64%) WebDriver
4 2 (3.64%) Eclipse
4 2 (3.64%) JIRA
5 1 (1.82%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.82%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.82%) FitNesse
General
1 10 (18.18%) Finance
2 6 (10.91%) Retail
3 2 (3.64%) General Ledger
4 1 (1.82%) Electronics
4 1 (1.82%) Billing
4 1 (1.82%) Publishing
4 1 (1.82%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (40.00%) Analyst
2 15 (27.27%) Test Analyst
3 9 (16.36%) Senior Consultant
3 9 (16.36%) Consultant
4 8 (14.55%) Developer
5 7 (12.73%) Tester
6 6 (10.91%) Test Manager
6 6 (10.91%) Test Consultant
6 6 (10.91%) Test Leader
6 6 (10.91%) Senior Test Consultant
7 4 (7.27%) Automated Test Developer
7 4 (7.27%) Business Analyst
7 4 (7.27%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (7.27%) Software Tester
7 4 (7.27%) Senior Test Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) Senior Tester
8 2 (3.64%) Project Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) Oracle Consultant
8 2 (3.64%) Test Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.91%) .NET
2 2 (3.64%) COM
2 2 (3.64%) SOAP
2 2 (3.64%) Web Services
2 2 (3.64%) REST
3 1 (1.82%) SAP PI
3 1 (1.82%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.82%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.45%) Chip and PIN
2 3 (5.45%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.64%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.82%) Open Source
4 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (34.55%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (23.64%) Manual Testing
3 12 (21.82%) User Acceptance Testing
4 11 (20.00%) Software Testing
5 10 (18.18%) Scrum
6 9 (16.36%) Test Strategy
7 7 (12.73%) Functional Testing
7 7 (12.73%) Automated Testing
7 7 (12.73%) Project Management
7 7 (12.73%) Test Management
8 5 (9.09%) Time Management
8 5 (9.09%) Business Analysis
8 5 (9.09%) Automation Testing
9 4 (7.27%) Mentoring
9 4 (7.27%) CRM
9 4 (7.27%) Performance Management
9 4 (7.27%) Web Testing
10 3 (5.45%) Usability Testing
10 3 (5.45%) E-Commerce
10 3 (5.45%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 14 (25.45%) SQL
2 11 (20.00%) C#
3 9 (16.36%) Java
4 4 (7.27%) C++
5 2 (3.64%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.82%) ABAP
6 1 (1.82%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (32.73%) ISEB
1 18 (32.73%) ISTQB
2 9 (16.36%) Degree
3 1 (1.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.82%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (18.18%) QA
2 2 (3.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 12 (21.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (10.91%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.09%) HP
2 5 (9.09%) Oracle
3 4 (7.27%) SAP
4 2 (3.64%) Siebel
4 2 (3.64%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (3.64%) NetSuite
5 1 (1.82%) MKS
5 1 (1.82%) Northgate
5 1 (1.82%) Pegasus
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East Midlands
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Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
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