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 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 52 55 59
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 7 6 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.85% 1.37% 2.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.25% 1.65% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 10
Median salary £37,500 £34,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -12.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £34,100
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £36,000 £40,250
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,595 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.62% +4.55%
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
311 364 530
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 82.28% 83.30% 89.38%
Number of salaries quoted 272 309 458
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
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
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 30 June 2016.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Leicester

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 6 (66.67%) QA
2 4 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Automated Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Manual Testing
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) Selenium
3 3 (33.33%) V-Model
3 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 2 (22.22%) Functional Testing
4 2 (22.22%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (22.22%) SDLC
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) NUnit
4 2 (22.22%) Retail
4 2 (22.22%) HP
4 2 (22.22%) HP UFT
4 2 (22.22%) SAP
4 2 (22.22%) System Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Test Management
5 1 (11.11%) XML
5 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 1 (11.11%) EDI
5 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
5 1 (11.11%) OS/400
5 1 (11.11%) FTP
5 1 (11.11%) IBM
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management

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:

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
1 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) FTP
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Selenium
2 2 (22.22%) HP UFT
2 2 (22.22%) NUnit
3 1 (11.11%) Hudson
3 1 (11.11%) JIRA
3 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Tester
3 2 (22.22%) Software Test Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Test Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) AS400 Analyst Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) Manual Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) QA Manager
4 1 (11.11%) QA Tester
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Software Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Software Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Test Manager
4 1 (11.11%) UAT Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) EDI
1 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) AS400
1 1 (11.11%) Life Science
1 1 (11.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Automated Testing
1 4 (44.44%) Manual Testing
1 4 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (33.33%) V-Model
2 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Functional Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
3 2 (22.22%) SDLC
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (22.22%) System Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Test Management
4 1 (11.11%) Defect Management
4 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Scalability Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) RPG
2 1 (11.11%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) HP
1 2 (22.22%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) IBM