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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 34 - 44
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 4 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 2.06% - 1.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.23% - 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 5
Median salary £22,750 - £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 - £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £27,450 - £43,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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
179 391 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 92.27% 90.09% 88.13%
Number of salaries quoted 146 344 191
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 11 (57.89%) ISEB
1 11 (57.89%) Finance
2 9 (47.37%) Process Improvement
3 8 (42.11%) Manual Testing
4 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (31.58%) Regression Testing
5 6 (31.58%) SDLC
6 4 (21.05%) SQL
7 3 (15.79%) SOAP
7 3 (15.79%) PL/SQL
7 3 (15.79%) JMeter
7 3 (15.79%) JIRA
7 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (15.79%) Selenium
7 3 (15.79%) Test Management
7 3 (15.79%) Agile Testing
7 3 (15.79%) Non-Functional Testing
7 3 (15.79%) SoapUI
7 3 (15.79%) LoadUI
8 2 (10.53%) Technical Analysis
8 2 (10.53%) Software Testing
8 2 (10.53%) System Testing
8 2 (10.53%) QA
8 2 (10.53%) Degree
8 2 (10.53%) ISTQB
8 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
9 1 (5.26%) Oracle
9 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
9 1 (5.26%) Load Testing
9 1 (5.26%) Automation 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 (5.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) JIRA
1 3 (15.79%) JMeter
1 3 (15.79%) LoadUI
1 3 (15.79%) Selenium
1 3 (15.79%) SoapUI
1 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (57.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (89.47%) Analyst
1 17 (89.47%) Test Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Manual Test Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Financial Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Service Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Software Tester
3 4 (21.05%) Tester
4 2 (10.53%) Graduate
4 2 (10.53%) Graduate Software Tester
4 2 (10.53%) Graduate Tester
4 2 (10.53%) Software Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Software Test Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) QA Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) QA Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Software QA Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Process Improvement
2 8 (42.11%) Manual Testing
3 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (31.58%) Regression Testing
4 6 (31.58%) SDLC
5 3 (15.79%) Agile Testing
5 3 (15.79%) Non-Functional Testing
5 3 (15.79%) Test Management
6 2 (10.53%) Software Testing
6 2 (10.53%) System Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (5.26%) Automation Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Load Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) ISEB
2 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle