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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 32 52 42
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -10
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 10 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 4.22% 0.30% 3.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.76% 0.35% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 8
Median salary £25,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £40,000 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £40,000 £42,250
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
210 287 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 88.61% 86.45% 85.53%
Number of salaries quoted 160 244 196
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £30,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

The demand trend of job ads across the Ipswich 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 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
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 13 (59.09%) ISEB
1 13 (59.09%) Finance
2 11 (50.00%) Process Improvement
3 9 (40.91%) Manual Testing
4 8 (36.36%) SDLC
5 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (27.27%) Regression Testing
7 4 (18.18%) Selenium
7 4 (18.18%) SQL
8 3 (13.64%) PL/SQL
8 3 (13.64%) SOAP
8 3 (13.64%) JMeter
8 3 (13.64%) JIRA
8 3 (13.64%) LoadUI
8 3 (13.64%) SoapUI
8 3 (13.64%) Agile Testing
8 3 (13.64%) Non-Functional Testing
8 3 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (13.64%) Test Management
9 2 (9.09%) Technical Analysis
9 2 (9.09%) QA
9 2 (9.09%) Degree
9 2 (9.09%) System Testing
9 2 (9.09%) ISTQB
9 2 (9.09%) Software Testing
9 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
10 1 (4.55%) Oracle
10 1 (4.55%) Linux
10 1 (4.55%) Python
10 1 (4.55%) Load Testing

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Selenium
2 3 (13.64%) JIRA
2 3 (13.64%) JMeter
2 3 (13.64%) LoadUI
2 3 (13.64%) SoapUI
2 3 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.55%) Robot Framework
General
1 13 (59.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (86.36%) Analyst
1 19 (86.36%) Test Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Manual Test Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Financial Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Service Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Software Tester
3 4 (18.18%) Tester
4 2 (9.09%) Graduate
4 2 (9.09%) Graduate Software Tester
4 2 (9.09%) Graduate Tester
4 2 (9.09%) Software Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Software Test Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Python Developer
5 1 (4.55%) QA Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) QA Tester
5 1 (4.55%) Software QA Tester
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 9 (40.91%) Manual Testing
3 8 (36.36%) SDLC
4 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (27.27%) Regression Testing
6 3 (13.64%) Agile Testing
6 3 (13.64%) Non-Functional Testing
6 3 (13.64%) Test Management
7 2 (9.09%) Software Testing
7 2 (9.09%) System Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Technical Analysis
8 1 (4.55%) Automation Testing
8 1 (4.55%) Load Testing
8 1 (4.55%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) SQL
2 3 (13.64%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (59.09%) ISEB
2 2 (9.09%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle
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