The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 124 87 134
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +47
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 57 82 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.52% 2.58% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.90% 3.39% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 41 71 31
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -9.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3002 2421 2644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 80.10% 76.04% 77.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2492 2032 2267
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Test Scripting
England

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 1 August 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 1 August 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 -13 26 £35,000 -10.25% 4
Northamptonshire -18 14 £27,500 -11.29%
Nottinghamshire -15 11 £25,000 -23.07%
Derbyshire -10 6 £25,625 -31.66% 1
Test Scripting
England

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 42 (45.16%) ISEB
2 41 (44.09%) SQL
3 26 (27.96%) Windows
4 25 (26.88%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (25.81%) QA
6 20 (21.51%) C#
6 20 (21.51%) Manual Testing
7 18 (19.35%) Web Services
7 18 (19.35%) User Acceptance Testing
8 17 (18.28%) Oracle
8 17 (18.28%) .NET
8 17 (18.28%) Microsoft
9 15 (16.13%) SQL Server
10 14 (15.05%) Finance
11 13 (13.98%) Software Testing
11 13 (13.98%) Visual Studio
11 13 (13.98%) MS Excel
12 12 (12.90%) Java
12 12 (12.90%) Test Management
13 11 (11.83%) Dynamics CRM
13 11 (11.83%) JavaScript
13 11 (11.83%) CRM
13 11 (11.83%) SharePoint
13 11 (11.83%) XML
13 11 (11.83%) Eclipse
14 10 (10.75%) REST
14 10 (10.75%) SOAP
14 10 (10.75%) Degree
14 10 (10.75%) Automated Testing
15 9 (9.68%) ISTQB

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 11 (11.83%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.15%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 13 (13.98%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (11.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.23%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (2.15%) Hyperion Planning
3 2 (2.15%) HFM
4 1 (1.08%) Oracle iRecruitment
4 1 (1.08%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (1.08%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (1.08%) Oracle Payroll
4 1 (1.08%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.08%) Intranet
1 1 (1.08%) Internet
1 1 (1.08%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (5.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (5.38%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.30%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.23%) DB2
6 2 (2.15%) Essbase
6 2 (2.15%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.08%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 13 (13.98%) Visual Studio
2 11 (11.83%) Eclipse
3 6 (6.45%) Selenium
4 3 (3.23%) TestDirector
4 3 (3.23%) WebDriver
5 2 (2.15%) Selenium IDE
5 2 (2.15%) Jasmine
5 2 (2.15%) Sahi
5 2 (2.15%) WATIR
5 2 (2.15%) Toad
6 1 (1.08%) JUnit
6 1 (1.08%) WinRunner
6 1 (1.08%) QARun
6 1 (1.08%) FitNesse
6 1 (1.08%) NUnit
6 1 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (15.05%) Finance
2 5 (5.38%) Retail
3 2 (2.15%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.08%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 46 (49.46%) Analyst
2 42 (45.16%) Test Analyst
3 15 (16.13%) Test Engineer
4 13 (13.98%) Tester
5 11 (11.83%) Developer
5 11 (11.83%) CRM Developer
6 9 (9.68%) Software Test Analyst
6 9 (9.68%) Consultant
6 9 (9.68%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 8 (8.60%) Software Tester
8 5 (5.38%) Senior Developer
9 4 (4.30%) Senior Test Analyst
9 4 (4.30%) QA Engineer
9 4 (4.30%) Applications Consultant
9 4 (4.30%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (4.30%) Management Consultant
10 3 (3.23%) Support Analyst
10 3 (3.23%) Test Consultant
10 3 (3.23%) QA Analyst
11 2 (2.15%) Software Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (19.35%) Web Services
2 17 (18.28%) .NET
3 11 (11.83%) XML
4 10 (10.75%) REST
4 10 (10.75%) SOAP
5 9 (9.68%) HTML
6 5 (5.38%) COM
7 3 (3.23%) Middleware
8 2 (2.15%) .NET Framework
8 2 (2.15%) ASP.NET
8 2 (2.15%) J2EE
8 2 (2.15%) CSS
9 1 (1.08%) Velocity
9 1 (1.08%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.08%) Client/Server
1 1 (1.08%) Mainframe
1 1 (1.08%) Smartcard
1 1 (1.08%) EPoS
1 1 (1.08%) EFTPOS
1 1 (1.08%) Computer Science
1 1 (1.08%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 26 (27.96%) Windows
2 9 (9.68%) UNIX
3 1 (1.08%) Linux
3 1 (1.08%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (26.88%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (21.51%) Manual Testing
3 18 (19.35%) User Acceptance Testing
4 13 (13.98%) Software Testing
5 12 (12.90%) Test Management
6 11 (11.83%) CRM
7 10 (10.75%) Automated Testing
8 9 (9.68%) Project Management
9 7 (7.53%) Risk Management
9 7 (7.53%) Test Strategy
10 6 (6.45%) Regression Testing
11 5 (5.38%) Test Automation
11 5 (5.38%) Automation Testing
12 4 (4.30%) System Testing
12 4 (4.30%) WFM
13 3 (3.23%) ITIL
13 3 (3.23%) Validation
13 3 (3.23%) Scrum
13 3 (3.23%) Time Management
13 3 (3.23%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 41 (44.09%) SQL
2 20 (21.51%) C#
3 12 (12.90%) Java
4 11 (11.83%) JavaScript
5 4 (4.30%) VB
6 3 (3.23%) PL/SQL
6 3 (3.23%) VBScript
7 2 (2.15%) F#
7 2 (2.15%) Ruby
7 2 (2.15%) Korn
7 2 (2.15%) C
7 2 (2.15%) C++
7 2 (2.15%) Python
8 1 (1.08%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.08%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 42 (45.16%) ISEB
2 10 (10.75%) Degree
3 9 (9.68%) ISTQB
4 7 (7.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.08%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (25.81%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (6.45%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.08%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 17 (18.28%) Oracle
1 17 (18.28%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.45%) HP
3 5 (5.38%) Siebel
3 5 (5.38%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (5.38%) NetSuite
4 2 (2.15%) Sage
4 2 (2.15%) Hyperion
4 2 (2.15%) Informatica
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