The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Herefordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank - 13 12
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire - 2.08% 7.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.70% 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £22,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +4.47%
Test Scripting
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Herefordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Herefordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
35 37 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire 64.81% 77.08% 96.15%
Number of salaries quoted 27 27 18
Average salary £46,250 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.12% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £29,579 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Herefordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Herefordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Herefordshire

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Herefordshire

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Herefordshire

Test Scripting
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Herefordshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Herefordshire 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 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) WATIR
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) System Testing
2 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Herefordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Herefordshire 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) WATIR
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Software Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) System Testing
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA