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 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 32 56 46
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -10
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 22 4 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 5.24% 0.88% 4.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.68% 0.99% 4.67%
Number of salaries quoted 20 2 12
Average salary £36,000 £33,750 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,750 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,750 £51,350
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
387 404 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 92.14% 88.79% 85.60%
Number of salaries quoted 306 343 288
Average salary £39,000 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.23% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,841 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 September 2015.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Leicester

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (45.83%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (37.50%) Degree
2 9 (37.50%) QA
2 9 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (29.17%) Information Management
3 7 (29.17%) Document Management
3 7 (29.17%) Management Information System
3 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
3 7 (29.17%) SharePoint
3 7 (29.17%) MS Visio
3 7 (29.17%) Documentum
3 7 (29.17%) Business Process Mapping
3 7 (29.17%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 6 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (25.00%) C#
4 6 (25.00%) .NET
4 6 (25.00%) Selenium
5 5 (20.83%) Software Testing
5 5 (20.83%) Visual Studio
5 5 (20.83%) HP UFT
5 5 (20.83%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 4 (16.67%) Automated Testing
6 4 (16.67%) Finance
7 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
7 3 (12.50%) Scrum
7 3 (12.50%) NUnit
7 3 (12.50%) Retail

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 7 (29.17%) SharePoint
1 7 (29.17%) Documentum
Applications
1 7 (29.17%) MS Visio
2 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Selenium
2 5 (20.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (20.83%) Visual Studio
2 5 (20.83%) HP UFT
3 3 (12.50%) NUnit
3 3 (12.50%) SpecFlow
4 2 (8.33%) WebDriver
4 2 (8.33%) JIRA
4 2 (8.33%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 3 (12.50%) Retail
3 2 (8.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) Analyst
2 7 (29.17%) Business Analyst
2 7 (29.17%) Test Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Test Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 2 (8.33%) QA Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) CRM Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Testing Manager
5 1 (4.17%) QA Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Test Manager
5 1 (4.17%) QA Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) SAP Test Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) SAP Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Test Leader
5 1 (4.17%) QA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) .NET
2 3 (12.50%) Web Services
3 2 (8.33%) XML
3 2 (8.33%) RESTful
3 2 (8.33%) REST
3 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (8.33%) COM
3 2 (8.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (45.83%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (29.17%) Management Information System
3 3 (12.50%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (29.17%) Information Management
3 7 (29.17%) Document Management
3 7 (29.17%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (29.17%) Business Process Mapping
4 5 (20.83%) Software Testing
5 4 (16.67%) Automated Testing
6 3 (12.50%) Regression Testing
6 3 (12.50%) Scrum
6 3 (12.50%) Test Strategy
6 3 (12.50%) V-Model
6 3 (12.50%) Waterfall
6 3 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
6 3 (12.50%) SDLC
7 2 (8.33%) BDD
7 2 (8.33%) TDD
7 2 (8.33%) CRM
7 2 (8.33%) Kanban
7 2 (8.33%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) C#
2 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (8.33%) SQL
3 1 (4.17%) C++
3 1 (4.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) Degree
2 6 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (12.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (37.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) SAP
3 2 (8.33%) Siebel
3 2 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (8.33%) NetSuite
4 1 (4.17%) IBM
4 1 (4.17%) HP
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