The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 58 42 49
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +7
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 5 15 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.18% 3.69% 2.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.41% 4.12% 3.29%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 8
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £40,750
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
Test Scripting
Leicestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
354 364 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 83.49% 89.66% 88.69%
Number of salaries quoted 311 296 421
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £54,841
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicester 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 Leicester

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Leicester

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Leicester region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 8 (80.00%) QA
2 4 (40.00%) Automated Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Selenium
2 4 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Manual Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (30.00%) Functional Testing
3 3 (30.00%) V-Model
3 3 (30.00%) System Integration Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Performance Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) HP
4 2 (20.00%) HP UFT
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) SAP
4 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) Validation
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (20.00%) NUnit
4 2 (20.00%) Retail
4 2 (20.00%) Stress Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Scalability Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
4 2 (20.00%) SDLC
4 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (20.00%) Test Management
5 1 (10.00%) C#
5 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester 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:

Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Selenium
2 2 (20.00%) HP UFT
2 2 (20.00%) NUnit
2 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (10.00%) Hudson
3 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Tester
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Software Test Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Test Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) UAT Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Manual Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) QA Manager
4 1 (10.00%) QA Tester
4 1 (10.00%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) SAP Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) SAP Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Software Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Automated Testing
1 4 (40.00%) Manual Testing
1 4 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (30.00%) System Integration Testing
2 3 (30.00%) V-Model
2 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Scalability Testing
3 2 (20.00%) SDLC
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (20.00%) Stress Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (20.00%) Test Management
3 2 (20.00%) Validation
4 1 (10.00%) System Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (80.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) HP
1 2 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft