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

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 53 55 58
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 6 17 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.37% 2.87% 1.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.66% 3.37% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 3
Average salary £34,000 £38,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.25% +19.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,100 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £40,250 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,595 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+4.55% +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
362 505 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 82.84% 85.16% 84.08%
Number of salaries quoted 307 435 261
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 6 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (40.00%) Test Strategy
2 6 (40.00%) SDLC
3 5 (33.33%) Test Management
3 5 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (33.33%) Time Management
3 5 (33.33%) HP
4 4 (26.67%) .NET
4 4 (26.67%) Visual Studio
4 4 (26.67%) C#
4 4 (26.67%) QA
4 4 (26.67%) Software Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
5 3 (20.00%) Test Planning
5 3 (20.00%) Selenium
5 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (20.00%) HP UFT
6 2 (13.33%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (13.33%) Scrum
6 2 (13.33%) CRM
6 2 (13.33%) Siebel
6 2 (13.33%) Eclipse
6 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
6 2 (13.33%) COM
6 2 (13.33%) SOAP
6 2 (13.33%) Web Services
6 2 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (13.33%) Degree

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Visual Studio
2 3 (20.00%) HP UFT
2 3 (20.00%) Selenium
3 2 (13.33%) Eclipse
3 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (6.67%) WebDriver
4 1 (6.67%) SpecFlow
4 1 (6.67%) Ranorex
4 1 (6.67%) NUnit
4 1 (6.67%) JIRA
4 1 (6.67%) TestComplete
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Publishing
1 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
1 6 (40.00%) Test Manager
2 5 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
3 2 (13.33%) QA Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) CRM Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Developer
4 1 (6.67%) QA Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Test Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Test Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) .NET
2 2 (13.33%) COM
2 2 (13.33%) SOAP
2 2 (13.33%) Web Services
2 2 (13.33%) REST
3 1 (6.67%) XML
3 1 (6.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (40.00%) Test Strategy
2 6 (40.00%) SDLC
3 5 (33.33%) Test Management
3 5 (33.33%) Time Management
4 4 (26.67%) Software Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Test Planning
6 2 (13.33%) Scrum
6 2 (13.33%) CRM
7 1 (6.67%) Change Management
7 1 (6.67%) Regression Testing
7 1 (6.67%) TDD
7 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
7 1 (6.67%) System Integration Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Manual Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Kanban
7 1 (6.67%) V-Model
7 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) C#
2 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) C++
3 1 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (13.33%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (6.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) HP
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (13.33%) NetSuite
3 2 (13.33%) Siebel
4 1 (6.67%) SAP
Leicester, Leicestershire
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