The first table below looks at the demand for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Leicestershire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 59 46 82
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +36
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 30 31 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 3.12% 4.55% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.81% 5.88% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 17 27 7
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £28,100 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £37,600
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
788 527 657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 81.91% 77.27% 78.78%
Number of salaries quoted 679 463 550
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,300
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Test Scripting
East Midlands

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 25 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +3 17 £35,000 -7.89%
Hinckley - 4 £45,000 -
Ashby-de-la-Zouch +3 1 - -
Test Scripting
East Midlands

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 20 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (52.78%) SQL
3 13 (36.11%) MS Excel
3 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
4 12 (33.33%) .NET
4 12 (33.33%) C#
5 11 (30.56%) SQL Server
5 11 (30.56%) Visual Studio
5 11 (30.56%) JavaScript
5 11 (30.56%) Web Services
5 11 (30.56%) CRM
5 11 (30.56%) Eclipse
5 11 (30.56%) SharePoint
5 11 (30.56%) Dynamics CRM
6 10 (27.78%) REST
6 10 (27.78%) Windows
6 10 (27.78%) SOAP
7 9 (25.00%) Manual Testing
8 8 (22.22%) ISEB
9 6 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (13.89%) NetSuite
10 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (13.89%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (13.89%) Siebel
10 5 (13.89%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (13.89%) COM
10 5 (13.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 4 (11.11%) Oracle
11 4 (11.11%) Retail
11 4 (11.11%) Software Testing

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 11 (30.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (36.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (30.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (30.56%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.89%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (11.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (30.56%) Visual Studio
1 11 (30.56%) Eclipse
2 3 (8.33%) TestDirector
3 1 (2.78%) Selenium
General
1 4 (11.11%) Retail
2 3 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (2.78%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Developer
1 11 (30.56%) CRM Developer
2 9 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
2 9 (25.00%) Test Engineer
3 8 (22.22%) Analyst
3 8 (22.22%) Test Analyst
4 7 (19.44%) Consultant
5 5 (13.89%) Senior Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Management Consultant
6 4 (11.11%) Applications Consultant
7 3 (8.33%) Test Consultant
8 2 (5.56%) .NET Developer
9 1 (2.78%) Senior Test Analyst
9 1 (2.78%) Senior Analyst
9 1 (2.78%) Manual Tester
9 1 (2.78%) Tester
9 1 (2.78%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (33.33%) .NET
2 11 (30.56%) Web Services
3 10 (27.78%) REST
3 10 (27.78%) SOAP
4 5 (13.89%) COM
5 2 (5.56%) CSS
5 2 (5.56%) HTML
6 1 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.78%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (30.56%) CRM
3 9 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 6 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (11.11%) Software Testing
5 4 (11.11%) WFM
6 3 (8.33%) Test Management
6 3 (8.33%) Time Management
6 3 (8.33%) Test Strategy
6 3 (8.33%) Functional Testing
6 3 (8.33%) Regression Testing
7 2 (5.56%) User Stories
7 2 (5.56%) Test Automation
8 1 (2.78%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.78%) System Testing
8 1 (2.78%) ERP
8 1 (2.78%) Data Management
8 1 (2.78%) Automated Testing
8 1 (2.78%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 19 (52.78%) SQL
2 12 (33.33%) C#
3 11 (30.56%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.33%) VBScript
4 3 (8.33%) VB
5 1 (2.78%) C
5 1 (2.78%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) ISEB
2 5 (13.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.89%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (13.89%) NetSuite
2 5 (13.89%) Siebel
3 4 (11.11%) Oracle
Leicestershire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £300 - £301 per day
Posted: 4 days ago