The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 33 - 55
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 7 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 2.78% - 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.59% - 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Average salary £39,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Test Scripting
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Ipswich region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
195 254 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 77.38% 82.47% 74.04%
Number of salaries quoted 160 237 287
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Ipswich

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 23 (69.70%) SQL
2 16 (48.48%) Test Strategy
3 13 (39.39%) C#
3 13 (39.39%) Java
4 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (33.33%) QA
5 9 (27.27%) Selenium
5 9 (27.27%) Test Automation
5 9 (27.27%) PL/SQL
6 8 (24.24%) Automation Testing
7 7 (21.21%) Agile Testing
7 7 (21.21%) Test Management
7 7 (21.21%) Software Testing
8 6 (18.18%) JMeter
8 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
8 6 (18.18%) JIRA
8 6 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (15.15%) Use Case
10 4 (12.12%) E-Commerce
10 4 (12.12%) Content Management
10 4 (12.12%) SOAP
10 4 (12.12%) Time Management
10 4 (12.12%) Mobile App
10 4 (12.12%) LoadUI
10 4 (12.12%) SoapUI
11 3 (9.09%) Sahi
11 3 (9.09%) Manual Testing
11 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
11 3 (9.09%) Degree

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 9 (27.27%) Selenium
2 6 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (18.18%) JMeter
2 6 (18.18%) JIRA
3 4 (12.12%) SoapUI
3 4 (12.12%) LoadUI
4 3 (9.09%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (9.09%) Sahi
General
1 2 (6.06%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (48.48%) Analyst
1 16 (48.48%) Test Analyst
2 7 (21.21%) Test Engineer
2 7 (21.21%) Automation Test Analyst
2 7 (21.21%) Automation Analyst
2 7 (21.21%) Automation Engineer
2 7 (21.21%) Test Automation Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) QA Test Analyst
3 6 (18.18%) QA Analyst
3 6 (18.18%) Tester
4 5 (15.15%) Software Tester
4 5 (15.15%) Consultant
4 5 (15.15%) Test Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) QA Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Graduate
5 3 (9.09%) QA Tester
5 3 (9.09%) QA Leader
6 2 (6.06%) Web Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Software Test Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.12%) Mobile App
3 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (48.48%) Test Strategy
2 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (27.27%) Test Automation
4 8 (24.24%) Automation Testing
5 7 (21.21%) Agile Testing
5 7 (21.21%) Software Testing
5 7 (21.21%) Test Management
6 5 (15.15%) Use Case
7 4 (12.12%) Content Management
7 4 (12.12%) E-Commerce
7 4 (12.12%) Time Management
8 3 (9.09%) Regression Testing
8 3 (9.09%) Software Engineering
8 3 (9.09%) Manual Testing
9 2 (6.06%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 23 (69.70%) SQL
2 13 (39.39%) C#
2 13 (39.39%) Java
3 9 (27.27%) PL/SQL
4 2 (6.06%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
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