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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 145 166 148
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -18
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 30 22 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.94% 0.62% 1.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 0.73% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 19 20 36
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £44,150 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.36% +4.28%
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
2786 3011 3256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 87.72% 84.91% 87.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2248 2475 2703
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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
Leicestershire +17 9 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Nottinghamshire +6 9 £33,000 -26.25% 2
Lincolnshire - 4 £30,000 - 1
Northamptonshire +4 3 £33,500 +11.66%
Derbyshire -2 2 £35,000 +12.00%
Test Scripting
England

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 36 (61.02%) QA
2 34 (57.63%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (33.90%) SQL
4 18 (30.51%) Software Testing
5 16 (27.12%) Regression Testing
5 16 (27.12%) .NET
6 15 (25.42%) C#
6 15 (25.42%) Java
6 15 (25.42%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (23.73%) Finance
7 14 (23.73%) Selenium
7 14 (23.73%) User Acceptance Testing
8 13 (22.03%) HP UFT
8 13 (22.03%) SDLC
9 12 (20.34%) Functional Testing
9 12 (20.34%) Waterfall
9 12 (20.34%) Automated Testing
10 11 (18.64%) Degree
11 10 (16.95%) SQL Server
11 10 (16.95%) Manual Testing
11 10 (16.95%) HP Quality Center
12 9 (15.25%) V-Model
12 9 (15.25%) Test Strategy
12 9 (15.25%) ISTQB
13 8 (13.56%) .NET Framework
13 8 (13.56%) Scrum
13 8 (13.56%) Windows
13 8 (13.56%) MS Excel
13 8 (13.56%) Microsoft
13 8 (13.56%) ISEB

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:

Applications
1 8 (13.56%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.08%) MS Office
3 2 (3.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.69%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.69%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.95%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.39%) Big Data
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.69%) Power BI
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (23.73%) Selenium
2 13 (22.03%) HP UFT
3 5 (8.47%) Cucumber
4 4 (6.78%) JIRA
4 4 (6.78%) NUnit
5 3 (5.08%) WebDriver
6 2 (3.39%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (3.39%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.69%) Hudson
7 1 (1.69%) SpecFlow
General
1 14 (23.73%) Finance
2 6 (10.17%) Retail
3 5 (8.47%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (5.08%) Banking
4 3 (5.08%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (33.90%) Analyst
2 14 (23.73%) Test Analyst
2 14 (23.73%) Tester
3 8 (13.56%) QA Manager
4 7 (11.86%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (10.17%) C# Developer
5 6 (10.17%) Developer
5 6 (10.17%) Developer in Test
5 6 (10.17%) Java Developer
5 6 (10.17%) Software Tester
6 5 (8.47%) QA Engineer
6 5 (8.47%) QA Tester
6 5 (8.47%) Senior Test Analyst
6 5 (8.47%) Software QA Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) QA Analyst
7 4 (6.78%) QA Test Analyst
7 4 (6.78%) Senior QA Analyst
7 4 (6.78%) Senior QA Test Analyst
7 4 (6.78%) Software Manager
7 4 (6.78%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (27.12%) .NET
2 8 (13.56%) .NET Framework
3 5 (8.47%) Web Services
4 3 (5.08%) XML
5 2 (3.39%) EDI
5 2 (3.39%) Gherkin
5 2 (3.39%) HTML
6 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.69%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.42%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.17%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.78%) IBM Mainframe
3 4 (6.78%) Mainframe
4 3 (5.08%) AS400
4 3 (5.08%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.39%) Life Science
5 2 (3.39%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.69%) Replication
6 1 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.69%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.56%) Windows
2 4 (6.78%) Unix
3 3 (5.08%) OS/400
4 2 (3.39%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.69%) CentOS
5 1 (1.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (57.63%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (30.51%) Software Testing
3 16 (27.12%) Regression Testing
4 14 (23.73%) User Acceptance Testing
5 13 (22.03%) SDLC
6 12 (20.34%) Automated Testing
6 12 (20.34%) Functional Testing
6 12 (20.34%) Waterfall
7 10 (16.95%) Manual Testing
8 9 (15.25%) Test Strategy
8 9 (15.25%) V-Model
9 8 (13.56%) Mentoring
9 8 (13.56%) Scrum
10 7 (11.86%) Test Automation
11 6 (10.17%) Defect Management
11 6 (10.17%) Electronic Trading
11 6 (10.17%) Non-Functional Testing
12 5 (8.47%) Load Testing
12 5 (8.47%) System Testing
13 4 (6.78%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (33.90%) SQL
2 15 (25.42%) C#
2 15 (25.42%) Java
3 5 (8.47%) VB.NET
4 4 (6.78%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.08%) RPG
5 3 (5.08%) RPG/400
6 1 (1.69%) PHP
6 1 (1.69%) PL/1
6 1 (1.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (18.64%) Degree
2 9 (15.25%) ISTQB
3 8 (13.56%) ISEB
4 3 (5.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (3.39%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (61.02%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (16.95%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (13.56%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.86%) IBM
3 6 (10.17%) HP
4 5 (8.47%) SAP
5 2 (3.39%) Citrix
5 2 (3.39%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.69%) Cognizant
6 1 (1.69%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle
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