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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 39 51 47
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -4
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 15 14 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 3.62% 2.64% 3.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.04% 3.11% 3.86%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 8
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,050
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,250 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
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
371 450 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 89.61% 84.75% 83.38%
Number of salaries quoted 300 389 267
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,841 £43,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Leicester

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (47.37%) QA
3 8 (42.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (31.58%) Selenium
4 6 (31.58%) HP UFT
4 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
5 5 (26.32%) C#
5 5 (26.32%) .NET
5 5 (26.32%) Degree
5 5 (26.32%) Automated Testing
5 5 (26.32%) Software Testing
6 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
7 3 (15.79%) SAP
7 3 (15.79%) Web Services
7 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
7 3 (15.79%) MS Visio
7 3 (15.79%) Documentum
7 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
7 3 (15.79%) Regression Testing
7 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
7 3 (15.79%) Finance
7 3 (15.79%) NUnit
7 3 (15.79%) Retail
7 3 (15.79%) Information Management
7 3 (15.79%) Document Management
7 3 (15.79%) Scrum
7 3 (15.79%) ISTQB
7 3 (15.79%) V-Model
7 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
1 3 (15.79%) Documentum
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
1 3 (15.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) HP UFT
1 6 (31.58%) Selenium
2 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
3 3 (15.79%) NUnit
3 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (10.53%) Eclipse
4 2 (10.53%) SpecFlow
5 1 (5.26%) Ranorex
5 1 (5.26%) JIRA
5 1 (5.26%) WebDriver
5 1 (5.26%) TestComplete
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
1 3 (15.79%) Retail
2 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Analyst
2 7 (36.84%) Test Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Business Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Test Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
4 2 (10.53%) QA Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) CRM Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Testing Manager
5 1 (5.26%) QA Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) SAP Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) SAP Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Test Leader
5 1 (5.26%) QA Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Software Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Test Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Test Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) .NET
2 3 (15.79%) Web Services
3 2 (10.53%) XML
3 2 (10.53%) COM
3 2 (10.53%) SOAP
3 2 (10.53%) REST
4 1 (5.26%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
3 2 (10.53%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (42.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (26.32%) Automated Testing
3 5 (26.32%) Software Testing
4 3 (15.79%) Information Management
4 3 (15.79%) Document Management
4 3 (15.79%) Regression Testing
4 3 (15.79%) Scrum
4 3 (15.79%) V-Model
4 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
4 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (15.79%) Test Strategy
4 3 (15.79%) Business Process Mapping
4 3 (15.79%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (15.79%) SDLC
5 2 (10.53%) CRM
5 2 (10.53%) Integration Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Manual Testing
6 1 (5.26%) System Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) C#
2 2 (10.53%) C++
2 2 (10.53%) Java
2 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
2 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Degree
2 3 (15.79%) ISTQB
2 3 (15.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (47.37%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) SAP
3 2 (10.53%) Siebel
3 2 (10.53%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (10.53%) NetSuite
4 1 (5.26%) IBM
4 1 (5.26%) HP
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