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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 64 77 97
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +20
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 5 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.75% 0.54% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 0.65% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 9
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £38,000 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
Test Scripting
East Midlands

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
561 615 873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 84.23% 82.33% 91.51%
Number of salaries quoted 471 518 742
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
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 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 2 May 2016.

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 2 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +15 5 £37,500 -6.25%
Test Scripting
East Midlands

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 10 (62.50%) Automated Testing
1 10 (62.50%) QA
2 7 (43.75%) Manual Testing
2 7 (43.75%) System Testing
2 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (31.25%) SQL
3 5 (31.25%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (31.25%) Test Strategy
3 5 (31.25%) Line Management
3 5 (31.25%) Mentoring
4 4 (25.00%) V-Model
4 4 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 4 (25.00%) Selenium
4 4 (25.00%) HP UFT
5 3 (18.75%) Regression Testing
5 3 (18.75%) AS400
5 3 (18.75%) MS Office
5 3 (18.75%) SAP
5 3 (18.75%) OS/400
5 3 (18.75%) IBM
5 3 (18.75%) HP
5 3 (18.75%) Test Management
5 3 (18.75%) NUnit
5 3 (18.75%) Retail
5 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
5 3 (18.75%) RPG
5 3 (18.75%) System Integration Testing
5 3 (18.75%) SDLC
5 3 (18.75%) RPG/400

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:

Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Office
2 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (25.00%) HP UFT
2 4 (25.00%) Selenium
3 3 (18.75%) NUnit
4 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
4 1 (6.25%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (18.75%) Retail
2 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) QA Leader
2 4 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Test Leader
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst Programmer
3 3 (18.75%) AS400 Analyst Programmer
3 3 (18.75%) AS400 Programmer
3 3 (18.75%) Programmer
3 3 (18.75%) Tester
4 2 (12.50%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) SAP Tester
4 2 (12.50%) Software Test Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Test Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Tester
5 1 (6.25%) QA Tester
5 1 (6.25%) SAP Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior AS400 Analyst Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Programme Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) EDI
2 1 (6.25%) Gherkin
2 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) AS400
2 2 (12.50%) Life Science
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) OS/400
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Automated Testing
2 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) Manual Testing
2 7 (43.75%) System Testing
3 5 (31.25%) Line Management
3 5 (31.25%) Mentoring
3 5 (31.25%) Test Strategy
3 5 (31.25%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (25.00%) V-Model
4 4 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
5 3 (18.75%) Regression Testing
5 3 (18.75%) SDLC
5 3 (18.75%) System Integration Testing
5 3 (18.75%) Test Management
6 2 (12.50%) Functional Testing
6 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
6 2 (12.50%) Project Management
6 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (6.25%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) RPG
2 3 (18.75%) RPG/400
3 2 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) ISTQB
1 1 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (62.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) HP
1 3 (18.75%) IBM
1 3 (18.75%) SAP
Leicestershire
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