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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 141 127 99
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -28
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 22 62 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.69% 1.66% 2.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 1.96% 2.93%
Number of salaries quoted 15 25 63
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £22,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,400 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
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
2639 3157 2288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 82.44% 84.57% 80.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2128 2518 2003
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 2 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 2 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
Nottinghamshire -20 9 £27,500 -8.33% 4
Leicestershire +21 7 £37,500 -
Derbyshire +10 2 £36,250 +3.57% 1
Northamptonshire -12 1 £37,500 +28.20% 2
Test Scripting
England

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 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 26 (40.63%) ISEB
2 21 (32.81%) ISTQB
3 19 (29.69%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (28.13%) Manual Testing
5 17 (26.56%) SQL
6 16 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (23.44%) User Acceptance Testing
8 14 (21.88%) Software Testing
9 13 (20.31%) HP Quality Center
10 12 (18.75%) Windows
10 12 (18.75%) QA
10 12 (18.75%) Test Strategy
11 11 (17.19%) C#
12 10 (15.63%) Java
12 10 (15.63%) Scrum
12 10 (15.63%) Finance
12 10 (15.63%) Automated Testing
12 10 (15.63%) Functional Testing
13 9 (14.06%) Project Management
14 8 (12.50%) Degree
14 8 (12.50%) Time Management
15 7 (10.94%) Test Management
15 7 (10.94%) Selenium
15 7 (10.94%) Retail
16 6 (9.38%) Performance Management
16 6 (9.38%) .NET
16 6 (9.38%) Oracle
16 6 (9.38%) Microsoft
16 6 (9.38%) HP
16 6 (9.38%) Automation Testing

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

For the 6 months to 2 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 4 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.13%) MS Office
3 1 (1.56%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle Cash Management
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle Assets
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle TCA
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.69%) DB2
2 2 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (3.13%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.56%) QlikView
3 1 (1.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (10.94%) Selenium
2 4 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (6.25%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (4.69%) Visual Studio
3 3 (4.69%) WebDriver
4 2 (3.13%) TestComplete
4 2 (3.13%) Ranorex
4 2 (3.13%) JIRA
5 1 (1.56%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.56%) WatiN
5 1 (1.56%) FitNesse
5 1 (1.56%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.56%) SpecFlow
General
1 10 (15.63%) Finance
2 7 (10.94%) Retail
3 2 (3.13%) General Ledger
3 2 (3.13%) Marketing
4 1 (1.56%) Electronics
4 1 (1.56%) Billing
4 1 (1.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 22 (34.38%) Analyst
2 16 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 13 (20.31%) Senior Consultant
3 13 (20.31%) Consultant
4 10 (15.63%) Test Consultant
4 10 (15.63%) Senior Test Consultant
5 8 (12.50%) Test Leader
5 8 (12.50%) Tester
6 6 (9.38%) Developer
6 6 (9.38%) Test Manager
7 5 (7.81%) Test Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Software Tester
8 4 (6.25%) Automated Test Developer
9 3 (4.69%) Business Analyst
9 3 (4.69%) Senior Test Analyst
9 3 (4.69%) Senior Analyst
10 2 (3.13%) Functional Consultant
10 2 (3.13%) Senior Tester
10 2 (3.13%) Project Analyst
10 2 (3.13%) Senior Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.38%) .NET
2 3 (4.69%) Web Services
3 1 (1.56%) XML
3 1 (1.56%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.56%) SAP PI
3 1 (1.56%) RESTful
3 1 (1.56%) COM
3 1 (1.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.69%) Chip and PIN
2 3 (4.69%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.69%) Mathematics
3 2 (3.13%) Open Source
3 2 (3.13%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.56%) User Experience
4 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.56%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 12 (18.75%) Windows
2 1 (1.56%) Android
2 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (29.69%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (28.13%) Manual Testing
3 15 (23.44%) User Acceptance Testing
4 14 (21.88%) Software Testing
5 12 (18.75%) Test Strategy
6 10 (15.63%) Functional Testing
6 10 (15.63%) Automated Testing
6 10 (15.63%) Scrum
7 9 (14.06%) Project Management
8 8 (12.50%) Time Management
9 7 (10.94%) Test Management
10 6 (9.38%) Performance Management
10 6 (9.38%) Automation Testing
11 5 (7.81%) Business Analysis
12 4 (6.25%) Web Testing
12 4 (6.25%) System Testing
12 4 (6.25%) V-Model
12 4 (6.25%) ERP
12 4 (6.25%) TDD
12 4 (6.25%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 17 (26.56%) SQL
2 11 (17.19%) C#
3 10 (15.63%) Java
4 5 (7.81%) C++
5 3 (4.69%) C
6 1 (1.56%) VBScript
6 1 (1.56%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 26 (40.63%) ISEB
2 21 (32.81%) ISTQB
3 8 (12.50%) Degree
4 2 (3.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.56%) HNC
5 1 (1.56%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (18.75%) QA
2 2 (3.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 13 (20.31%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (9.38%) Microsoft
1 6 (9.38%) HP
1 6 (9.38%) Oracle
2 5 (7.81%) SAP
3 2 (3.13%) Pegasus
4 1 (1.56%) MKS
4 1 (1.56%) Northgate
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
TDX Group
Salary: Competitive + pension, healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham
Ascent People
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
QA Limited
Salary: £150.00 per week
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton
Altura
Salary: £0 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 25 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
TDX Group
Salary: Unspecified Competitve Basic + 25 days A/L, health care, pension & up
Posted: 25 days ago