The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 83 81 75
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 9 15 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.85% 1.20% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% 1.46% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 11
Median salary £52,000 £32,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -15.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,200 £25,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £46,000 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Test Scripting
East of 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 Essex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
902 1028 877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 85.09% 82.17% 76.66%
Number of salaries quoted 730 751 702
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,625
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex 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 Essex

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Essex region.

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Essex

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Essex

Test Scripting
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 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
Colchester - 4 £52,000 -
Brentwood -7 2 - -
Basildon - 2 - -
Test Scripting
East of England

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 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 Essex region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 10 (58.82%) Finance
2 9 (52.94%) QA
3 8 (47.06%) ISTQB
3 8 (47.06%) SQL
4 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
4 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
4 5 (29.41%) Functional Testing
4 5 (29.41%) Software Delivery
5 4 (23.53%) SDLC
5 4 (23.53%) Test Strategy
5 4 (23.53%) Non-Functional Testing
5 4 (23.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (23.53%) Wealth Management
5 4 (23.53%) ISEB
6 3 (17.65%) HP UFT
6 3 (17.65%) MS Office
6 3 (17.65%) Back Office
6 3 (17.65%) Legal
6 3 (17.65%) Migration
6 3 (17.65%) Degree
6 3 (17.65%) Data Migration
6 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
6 3 (17.65%) Document Management
6 3 (17.65%) Automated Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Asset Management
6 3 (17.65%) Matrix Organization
7 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (11.76%) Defect Management
7 2 (11.76%) Defect Tracking
7 2 (11.76%) Test Planning

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
2 3 (17.65%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) HP UFT
2 2 (11.76%) Selenium
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (11.76%) WebDriver
3 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.88%) Gerrit
3 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.88%) JIRA
3 1 (5.88%) JMeter
3 1 (5.88%) LoadRunner
3 1 (5.88%) Mercurial
3 1 (5.88%) SoapUI
3 1 (5.88%) XMLSpy
General
1 10 (58.82%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Back Office
2 3 (17.65%) Legal
3 2 (11.76%) Aerospace
3 2 (11.76%) Front Office
3 2 (11.76%) Military
3 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) QA Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Test Manager
3 4 (23.53%) QA Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Test Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Business Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Test Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Test Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Coordinator
6 1 (5.88%) QA Test Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) QA Tester
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Test Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Software Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Software Test Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Leader
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Team Leader
6 1 (5.88%) Test Team Leader
6 1 (5.88%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) Middleware
2 1 (5.88%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Functional Testing
1 5 (29.41%) Software Delivery
2 4 (23.53%) Non-Functional Testing
2 4 (23.53%) SDLC
2 4 (23.53%) Test Strategy
2 4 (23.53%) Wealth Management
3 3 (17.65%) Asset Management
3 3 (17.65%) Automated Testing
3 3 (17.65%) Data Migration
3 3 (17.65%) Document Management
3 3 (17.65%) Matrix Organization
3 3 (17.65%) Migration
3 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
4 2 (11.76%) Defect Management
4 2 (11.76%) Defect Tracking
4 2 (11.76%) Line Management
4 2 (11.76%) Product Management
4 2 (11.76%) Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) Test Management
4 2 (11.76%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) Java
2 1 (5.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) ISTQB
2 4 (23.53%) ISEB
2 4 (23.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (17.65%) Degree
4 2 (11.76%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (52.94%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) EMC
2 2 (11.76%) FINEOS
2 2 (11.76%) Guidewire
2 2 (11.76%) Telerik
Essex
Mason Frank International
Salary: £60000 - £61000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago