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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 133 92 124
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +32
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 44 95 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.20% 2.75% 1.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.46% 3.56% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 40 79 22
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £30,000 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £51,350 £45,000
UK excluding London average 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
3018 2670 2364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 82.23% 77.41% 78.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2559 2267 2058
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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
Northamptonshire -10 15 £27,573 -30.63% 2
Leicestershire -20 8 £35,000 -6.66%
Nottinghamshire -36 7 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Derbyshire +2 1 £47,000 +154.05%
Test Scripting
England

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 52 (48.60%) ISEB
2 40 (37.38%) SQL
3 37 (34.58%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (29.91%) Analytical Skills
5 29 (27.10%) Manual Testing
6 28 (26.17%) Windows
7 23 (21.50%) QA
8 21 (19.63%) Microsoft
9 20 (18.69%) Web Services
9 20 (18.69%) C#
10 19 (17.76%) .NET
10 19 (17.76%) Oracle
11 17 (15.89%) Software Testing
12 16 (14.95%) ISTQB
12 16 (14.95%) User Acceptance Testing
13 15 (14.02%) Automated Testing
13 15 (14.02%) Degree
13 15 (14.02%) Visual Studio
14 14 (13.08%) SQL Server
14 14 (13.08%) MS Excel
14 14 (13.08%) HP Quality Center
14 14 (13.08%) Functional Testing
15 13 (12.15%) Finance
16 12 (11.21%) SharePoint
17 11 (10.28%) CRM
17 11 (10.28%) JavaScript
17 11 (10.28%) Eclipse
17 11 (10.28%) Dynamics CRM
18 10 (9.35%) REST
18 10 (9.35%) Retail

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 12 (11.21%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (13.08%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.87%) MS Office
3 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.93%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (10.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.80%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.87%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (1.87%) Oracle 11i
3 2 (1.87%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (1.87%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (1.87%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (1.87%) Oracle Cash Management
3 2 (1.87%) Oracle Assets
3 2 (1.87%) Oracle TCA
3 2 (1.87%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle Payroll
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle iRecruitment
4 1 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle HRMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.93%) HTTP
1 1 (0.93%) Intranet
1 1 (0.93%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.08%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.61%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (4.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (4.67%) DB2
4 4 (3.74%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.87%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.87%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 15 (14.02%) Visual Studio
2 11 (10.28%) Eclipse
3 8 (7.48%) Selenium
4 4 (3.74%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (3.74%) WebDriver
5 2 (1.87%) Jasmine
5 2 (1.87%) Selenium IDE
5 2 (1.87%) WATIR
5 2 (1.87%) Sahi
5 2 (1.87%) TestDirector
6 1 (0.93%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (0.93%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.93%) JIRA
6 1 (0.93%) WatiN
6 1 (0.93%) Cucumber
General
1 13 (12.15%) Finance
2 10 (9.35%) Retail
3 2 (1.87%) General Ledger
3 2 (1.87%) Marketing
3 2 (1.87%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.93%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 45 (42.06%) Analyst
2 41 (38.32%) Test Analyst
3 21 (19.63%) Consultant
4 20 (18.69%) Test Engineer
5 14 (13.08%) Test Consultant
6 13 (12.15%) Senior Consultant
6 13 (12.15%) Tester
7 11 (10.28%) Developer
7 11 (10.28%) CRM Developer
7 11 (10.28%) Senior Test Consultant
8 9 (8.41%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 9 (8.41%) Software Test Analyst
9 7 (6.54%) Software Tester
10 6 (5.61%) Senior Analyst
10 6 (5.61%) Senior Test Analyst
11 5 (4.67%) Senior Developer
11 5 (4.67%) QA Engineer
11 5 (4.67%) Test Leader
12 4 (3.74%) Applications Consultant
12 4 (3.74%) Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (18.69%) Web Services
2 19 (17.76%) .NET
3 10 (9.35%) SOAP
3 10 (9.35%) REST
4 9 (8.41%) HTML
4 9 (8.41%) XML
5 6 (5.61%) COM
6 3 (2.80%) .NET Framework
7 2 (1.87%) CSS
7 2 (1.87%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.93%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 32 (29.91%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.80%) Client/Server
3 2 (1.87%) Chip and PIN
3 2 (1.87%) Mainframe
3 2 (1.87%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.87%) Open Source
4 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.93%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.93%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 28 (26.17%) Windows
2 8 (7.48%) UNIX
3 1 (0.93%) Android
3 1 (0.93%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (34.58%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (27.10%) Manual Testing
3 17 (15.89%) Software Testing
4 16 (14.95%) User Acceptance Testing
5 15 (14.02%) Automated Testing
6 14 (13.08%) Functional Testing
7 11 (10.28%) CRM
8 9 (8.41%) Project Management
8 9 (8.41%) Test Management
9 8 (7.48%) Regression Testing
9 8 (7.48%) Test Strategy
10 7 (6.54%) V-Model
11 6 (5.61%) Time Management
12 5 (4.67%) Mentoring
12 5 (4.67%) System Testing
12 5 (4.67%) TDD
12 5 (4.67%) ERP
13 4 (3.74%) E-Commerce
13 4 (3.74%) Software Engineering
13 4 (3.74%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 40 (37.38%) SQL
2 20 (18.69%) C#
3 11 (10.28%) JavaScript
4 10 (9.35%) Java
5 3 (2.80%) C
5 3 (2.80%) C++
5 3 (2.80%) VBScript
6 2 (1.87%) VB
6 2 (1.87%) Python
6 2 (1.87%) Ruby
6 2 (1.87%) F#
7 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 52 (48.60%) ISEB
2 16 (14.95%) ISTQB
3 15 (14.02%) Degree
4 6 (5.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.93%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (21.50%) QA
2 2 (1.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 14 (13.08%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 21 (19.63%) Microsoft
2 19 (17.76%) Oracle
3 9 (8.41%) HP
4 5 (4.67%) SAP
4 5 (4.67%) Siebel
4 5 (4.67%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (4.67%) NetSuite
5 2 (1.87%) Pegasus
5 2 (1.87%) Sage
6 1 (0.93%) IBM
Northamptonshire
Montash
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Gala Leisure (Gala Bingo)
Salary: £28,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Northampton
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago