The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 59 55 71
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +16
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 15 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.36% 1.93% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.57% 2.21% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 1
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +28.57%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
583 588 532
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 91.81% 87.11% 77.10%
Number of salaries quoted 528 492 424
Median salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

Test Scripting
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +1 13 £35,000 -22.22%
Loughborough - 1 £47,500 -
Test Scripting
East Midlands

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (51.85%) Selenium
3 13 (48.15%) Scrum
4 10 (37.04%) Automation Testing
5 9 (33.33%) QA
5 9 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (29.63%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (25.93%) Integration Testing
7 7 (25.93%) Manual Testing
7 7 (25.93%) Regression Testing
7 7 (25.93%) Automated Testing
7 7 (25.93%) C#
7 7 (25.93%) Java
7 7 (25.93%) ISEB
7 7 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (22.22%) REST
8 6 (22.22%) Issue Tracking
8 6 (22.22%) Performance Testing
8 6 (22.22%) Test Automation
8 6 (22.22%) JIRA
9 5 (18.52%) Usability Testing
9 5 (18.52%) Cross-Browser Testing
9 5 (18.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 4 (14.81%) HP Quality Center
11 3 (11.11%) WebDriver
11 3 (11.11%) Software Testing
11 3 (11.11%) Finance
11 3 (11.11%) Functional Testing
12 2 (7.41%) Defect Management
12 2 (7.41%) Non-Functional Testing

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.70%) CMS
1 1 (3.70%) WordPress
Development Applications
1 14 (51.85%) Selenium
2 8 (29.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (22.22%) JIRA
4 3 (11.11%) WebDriver
5 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.70%) Robot Framework
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Analyst
1 11 (40.74%) Tester
2 10 (37.04%) Test Analyst
3 9 (33.33%) Software Tester
4 7 (25.93%) Manual Tester
4 7 (25.93%) Selenium Tester
5 6 (22.22%) Automation Tester
5 6 (22.22%) Java Automation Tester
5 6 (22.22%) QA Engineer
5 6 (22.22%) QA Test Engineer
5 6 (22.22%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 6 (22.22%) Test Engineer
6 4 (14.81%) Web Tester
7 3 (11.11%) Software Analyst
7 3 (11.11%) Software Test Analyst
7 3 (11.11%) Web Automation Tester
8 2 (7.41%) Automation Test Analyst
9 1 (3.70%) Junior Analyst
9 1 (3.70%) Junior Business Systems Analyst
9 1 (3.70%) Junior Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (48.15%) Scrum
3 10 (37.04%) Automation Testing
4 9 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (25.93%) Automated Testing
5 7 (25.93%) Integration Testing
5 7 (25.93%) Manual Testing
5 7 (25.93%) Regression Testing
6 6 (22.22%) Issue Tracking
6 6 (22.22%) Performance Testing
6 6 (22.22%) Test Automation
7 5 (18.52%) Cross-Browser Testing
7 5 (18.52%) Usability Testing
8 3 (11.11%) Functional Testing
8 3 (11.11%) Software Testing
9 2 (7.41%) Defect Management
9 2 (7.41%) Non-Functional Testing
9 2 (7.41%) Time Management
10 1 (3.70%) API Testing
10 1 (3.70%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) C#
1 7 (25.93%) Java
2 2 (7.41%) SQL
3 1 (3.70%) C
3 1 (3.70%) PHP
3 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) ISEB
2 5 (18.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (7.41%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle