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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 55 58 52
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 19 28 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.72% 2.91% 4.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.13% 3.43% 5.78%
Number of salaries quoted 17 15 27
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,600 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
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
607 817 536
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 86.84% 85.02% 78.71%
Number of salaries quoted 495 706 470
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,841 £49,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,699
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.42%

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 30 July 2015.

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 30 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +10 15 £35,000 - 1
Test Scripting
East Midlands

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (39.13%) QA
2 9 (39.13%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (34.78%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (30.43%) Selenium
4 7 (30.43%) Degree
4 7 (30.43%) HP UFT
5 6 (26.09%) Automated Testing
5 6 (26.09%) Software Testing
6 5 (21.74%) Information Management
6 5 (21.74%) Document Management
6 5 (21.74%) ISTQB
6 5 (21.74%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
6 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
6 5 (21.74%) Management Information System
6 5 (21.74%) C#
6 5 (21.74%) .NET
6 5 (21.74%) SharePoint
6 5 (21.74%) MS Visio
6 5 (21.74%) Documentum
6 5 (21.74%) Business Process Mapping
7 4 (17.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (17.39%) Visual Studio
7 4 (17.39%) Finance
7 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
7 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
8 3 (13.04%) V-Model
8 3 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (13.04%) Test Strategy

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 5 (21.74%) SharePoint
1 5 (21.74%) Documentum
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
1 5 (21.74%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) HP UFT
1 7 (30.43%) Selenium
2 4 (17.39%) Visual Studio
3 3 (13.04%) NUnit
3 3 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (8.70%) Eclipse
4 2 (8.70%) SpecFlow
4 2 (8.70%) Ranorex
5 1 (4.35%) JIRA
5 1 (4.35%) WebDriver
5 1 (4.35%) TestComplete
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Retail
3 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Analyst
2 8 (34.78%) Test Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Business Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Test Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Test Leader
4 2 (8.70%) CRM Developer
4 2 (8.70%) QA Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Developer
5 1 (4.35%) SAP Test Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) SAP Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Testing Manager
5 1 (4.35%) QA Specialist
5 1 (4.35%) QA Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Software Tester
5 1 (4.35%) Test Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Test Specialist
5 1 (4.35%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) .NET
2 3 (13.04%) Web Services
3 2 (8.70%) XML
3 2 (8.70%) COM
3 2 (8.70%) SOAP
3 2 (8.70%) REST
4 1 (4.35%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (21.74%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.70%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (39.13%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (26.09%) Automated Testing
3 6 (26.09%) Software Testing
4 5 (21.74%) Information Management
4 5 (21.74%) Document Management
4 5 (21.74%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (21.74%) Business Process Mapping
5 3 (13.04%) System Integration Testing
5 3 (13.04%) SDLC
5 3 (13.04%) Test Strategy
5 3 (13.04%) Waterfall
5 3 (13.04%) V-Model
5 3 (13.04%) Scrum
5 3 (13.04%) Regression Testing
6 2 (8.70%) CRM
6 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (8.70%) Data Management
6 2 (8.70%) Information Assurance
6 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) C#
2 2 (8.70%) C++
2 2 (8.70%) Java
2 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
2 2 (8.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Degree
2 5 (21.74%) ISTQB
3 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
3 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
3 4 (17.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (13.04%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (39.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) SAP
3 2 (8.70%) Siebel
3 2 (8.70%) IBM
3 2 (8.70%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (8.70%) NetSuite
4 1 (4.35%) HP
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