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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 129 111 134
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +23
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 48 81 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.45% 2.12% 1.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.67% 2.40% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 42 66 38
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,050 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median 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
2869 3369 3111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 86.65% 88.36% 84.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2288 2779 2560
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the East Midlands region citing Test Scripting as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 31 August 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire 0 21 £35,000 - 1
Lincolnshire - 14 £30,750 -
Leicestershire -24 8 £32,500 -13.33% 2
Derbyshire +21 3 £32,500 -2.25%
Northamptonshire -10 2 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Test Scripting
England

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT jobs citing Test Scripting also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 50 (63.29%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (49.37%) QA
3 31 (39.24%) ISEB
4 29 (36.71%) Selenium
5 27 (34.18%) Automated Testing
5 27 (34.18%) ISTQB
6 25 (31.65%) Finance
7 22 (27.85%) Regression Testing
8 20 (25.32%) Microsoft
8 20 (25.32%) JavaScript
8 20 (25.32%) Software Testing
9 18 (22.78%) JIRA
10 17 (21.52%) SQL
10 17 (21.52%) Scrum
10 17 (21.52%) Time Management
10 17 (21.52%) Automation Testing
10 17 (21.52%) Analytical Skills
11 16 (20.25%) SDLC
11 16 (20.25%) Java
11 16 (20.25%) Manual Testing
12 15 (18.99%) System Testing
13 14 (17.72%) PHP
13 14 (17.72%) Open Source
14 13 (16.46%) .NET
14 13 (16.46%) User Acceptance Testing
14 13 (16.46%) Compatibility Testing
15 12 (15.19%) Degree
16 11 (13.92%) Linux
16 11 (13.92%) Waterfall
16 11 (13.92%) Test Strategy

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.80%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.53%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (11.39%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.53%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.53%) SAP InfiniteInsight
2 1 (1.27%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.27%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.53%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.27%) Big Data
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.27%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 29 (36.71%) Selenium
2 18 (22.78%) JIRA
3 8 (10.13%) WebDriver
4 6 (7.59%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (6.33%) Cucumber
6 4 (5.06%) HP UFT
7 2 (2.53%) NUnit
7 2 (2.53%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.27%) Hudson
8 1 (1.27%) LoadRunner
8 1 (1.27%) SilkPerformer
8 1 (1.27%) SpecFlow
General
1 25 (31.65%) Finance
2 4 (5.06%) Retail
3 3 (3.80%) Local Government
4 2 (2.53%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.27%) Banking
5 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (36.71%) Analyst
2 25 (31.65%) Test Analyst
2 25 (31.65%) Tester
3 16 (20.25%) Software Tester
4 14 (17.72%) QA Engineer
5 9 (11.39%) QA Analyst
5 9 (11.39%) QA Test Analyst
6 8 (10.13%) Systems Tester
7 7 (8.86%) Test Engineer
8 6 (7.59%) QA Automation Engineer
9 5 (6.33%) Automation Engineer
9 5 (6.33%) Software QA Engineer
9 5 (6.33%) Systems Analyst
9 5 (6.33%) Systems Test Analyst
10 4 (5.06%) QA Tester
10 4 (5.06%) Senior QA Analyst
10 4 (5.06%) Senior QA Test Analyst
10 4 (5.06%) Senior Test Analyst
10 4 (5.06%) Test Manager
10 4 (5.06%) UAT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.46%) .NET
2 7 (8.86%) HTML
2 7 (8.86%) LAMP
3 4 (5.06%) .NET Framework
3 4 (5.06%) ASP.NET
4 3 (3.80%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (3.80%) jQuery
4 3 (3.80%) RESTful
4 3 (3.80%) SOAP
4 3 (3.80%) WPF
5 2 (2.53%) CSS
5 2 (2.53%) Node.js
5 2 (2.53%) REST
5 2 (2.53%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (21.52%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.06%) IBM Mainframe
2 4 (5.06%) iPad
2 4 (5.06%) Mainframe
2 4 (5.06%) Mobile App
2 4 (5.06%) VLE
3 3 (3.80%) Wiki
4 2 (2.53%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.27%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (1.27%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.92%) Linux
2 7 (8.86%) CentOS
3 4 (5.06%) Unix
4 2 (2.53%) Windows
4 2 (2.53%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (63.29%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (34.18%) Automated Testing
3 22 (27.85%) Regression Testing
4 20 (25.32%) Software Testing
5 17 (21.52%) Automation Testing
5 17 (21.52%) Scrum
5 17 (21.52%) Time Management
6 16 (20.25%) Manual Testing
6 16 (20.25%) SDLC
7 15 (18.99%) System Testing
8 14 (17.72%) Open Source
9 13 (16.46%) Compatibility Testing
9 13 (16.46%) User Acceptance Testing
10 11 (13.92%) Test Strategy
10 11 (13.92%) Waterfall
11 10 (12.66%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (12.66%) Defect Management
12 9 (11.39%) Functional Testing
13 8 (10.13%) Integration Testing
14 7 (8.86%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (25.32%) JavaScript
2 17 (21.52%) SQL
3 16 (20.25%) Java
4 14 (17.72%) PHP
5 8 (10.13%) C#
6 2 (2.53%) R
6 2 (2.53%) Scala
7 1 (1.27%) PL/1
7 1 (1.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 31 (39.24%) ISEB
2 27 (34.18%) ISTQB
3 12 (15.19%) Degree
4 3 (3.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (2.53%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.53%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (49.37%) QA
2 2 (2.53%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 3 (3.80%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (11.39%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (25.32%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.66%) HP
3 8 (10.13%) Red Hat
4 4 (5.06%) IBM
5 3 (3.80%) Cognizant
5 3 (3.80%) SAP
6 2 (2.53%) Oracle
7 1 (1.27%) Citrix
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