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

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 71 43 73
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +30
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 9 34 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.22% 5.07% 1.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.38% 5.53% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 9 33 10
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £26,700 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
653 615 694
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 88.24% 91.65% 87.74%
Number of salaries quoted 567 481 598
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
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 30 September 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 30 September 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 -17 9 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Test Scripting
East Midlands

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 11 (61.11%) QA
2 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (38.89%) Selenium
4 6 (33.33%) Performance Testing
4 6 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 6 (33.33%) Integration Testing
5 5 (27.78%) Scrum
5 5 (27.78%) SQL
5 5 (27.78%) Manual Testing
5 5 (27.78%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (22.22%) ISTQB
6 4 (22.22%) Software Testing
6 4 (22.22%) REST
6 4 (22.22%) Functional Testing
6 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (22.22%) JIRA
7 3 (16.67%) Cross-Browser Testing
7 3 (16.67%) Issue Tracking
7 3 (16.67%) Defect Management
7 3 (16.67%) Regression Testing
7 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (16.67%) Usability Testing
7 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
8 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
8 2 (11.11%) Time Management
8 2 (11.11%) V-Model
8 2 (11.11%) Stress Testing
8 2 (11.11%) Scalability Testing
8 2 (11.11%) Finance

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Selenium
2 4 (22.22%) JIRA
3 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (11.11%) HP UFT
5 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
5 1 (5.56%) Hudson
5 1 (5.56%) NUnit
5 1 (5.56%) SpecFlow
5 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
5 1 (5.56%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
1 2 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Analyst
1 8 (44.44%) Test Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Test Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Tester
4 4 (22.22%) QA Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) QA Test Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Software Tester
6 2 (11.11%) Software Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Software Test Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Software Test Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Systems Tester
6 2 (11.11%) UAT Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) UAT Test Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) UAT Tester
7 1 (5.56%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Manual Test Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) SAP Test Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Trainee
7 1 (5.56%) Trainee Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Trainee Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) REST
2 2 (11.11%) .NET
2 2 (11.11%) XML
3 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 6 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 6 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 5 (27.78%) Manual Testing
3 5 (27.78%) Scrum
3 5 (27.78%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (22.22%) Functional Testing
4 4 (22.22%) Software Testing
5 3 (16.67%) Cross-Browser Testing
5 3 (16.67%) Defect Management
5 3 (16.67%) Issue Tracking
5 3 (16.67%) Regression Testing
5 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (16.67%) Usability Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Scalability Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Stress Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Time Management
6 2 (11.11%) Validation
6 2 (11.11%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) ISTQB
2 2 (11.11%) ISEB
3 1 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (61.11%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) HP
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) SAP
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