The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 29 50 51
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +1
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 12 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 4.72% 0.99% 1.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.02% 1.09% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 9
Median salary £65,000 £45,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% +15.38%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
Test Scripting
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Luton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
239 366 428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 94.09% 90.59% 87.89%
Number of salaries quoted 191 320 350
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £62,500 £75,000
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 Luton

The demand trend of job ads across the Luton 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 Luton

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Luton

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Luton region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Luton

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Luton region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (72.22%) HP
2 13 (72.22%) HP Quality Center
3 12 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 12 (66.67%) HP UFT
3 12 (66.67%) JIRA
4 10 (55.56%) SQL
5 9 (50.00%) Java
5 9 (50.00%) Unix
5 9 (50.00%) LoadRunner
5 9 (50.00%) Shell Script
5 9 (50.00%) Software Testing
5 9 (50.00%) Selenium
5 9 (50.00%) Finance
5 9 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 8 (44.44%) SoapUI
6 8 (44.44%) Release Management
6 8 (44.44%) ClearQuest
6 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
6 8 (44.44%) MS Office
7 7 (38.89%) Regression Testing
7 7 (38.89%) Degree
7 7 (38.89%) ISTQB
7 7 (38.89%) JMeter
7 7 (38.89%) HP ASE
8 6 (33.33%) Project Management
8 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
9 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
9 5 (27.78%) Functional Testing
10 4 (22.22%) Agile Testing

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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 8 (44.44%) MS Office
2 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Finacle
1 1 (5.56%) Temenos T24
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) DB2
2 2 (11.11%) MySQL
2 2 (11.11%) RDBMS
2 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (66.67%) HP UFT
1 12 (66.67%) JIRA
2 9 (50.00%) LoadRunner
2 9 (50.00%) Selenium
3 8 (44.44%) ClearQuest
3 8 (44.44%) SoapUI
4 7 (38.89%) JMeter
5 4 (22.22%) SpecFlow
5 4 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (5.56%) Robot Framework
General
1 9 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Banking
2 2 (11.11%) Retail
2 2 (11.11%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Analyst
2 10 (55.56%) Test Analyst
3 9 (50.00%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
4 8 (44.44%) Financial Analyst
4 8 (44.44%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
4 8 (44.44%) Service Analyst
5 7 (38.89%) Agile Test Analyst
5 7 (38.89%) SQL Analyst
5 7 (38.89%) Unix Analyst
6 6 (33.33%) Tester
7 5 (27.78%) Automation Tester
8 2 (11.11%) QA Analyst
8 2 (11.11%) QA Tester
8 2 (11.11%) Software Analyst
8 2 (11.11%) Software QA Tester
8 2 (11.11%) Software Tester
8 2 (11.11%) UAT Analyst
8 2 (11.11%) UAT Tester
9 1 (5.56%) Banking Analyst
9 1 (5.56%) Performance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) .NET
1 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
1 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (22.22%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.56%) Fintech
2 1 (5.56%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 9 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 9 (50.00%) Software Testing
4 8 (44.44%) Release Management
5 7 (38.89%) Regression Testing
6 6 (33.33%) Project Management
7 5 (27.78%) Functional Testing
8 4 (22.22%) Agile Testing
8 4 (22.22%) BDD
8 4 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (22.22%) MVC
8 4 (22.22%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 4 (22.22%) Scrum
8 4 (22.22%) SDLC
8 4 (22.22%) Software Delivery
8 4 (22.22%) Test Automation
8 4 (22.22%) Test Strategy
8 4 (22.22%) Time Management
8 4 (22.22%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) SQL
2 9 (50.00%) Java
2 9 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 4 (22.22%) Ruby
4 1 (5.56%) C
4 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Degree
1 7 (38.89%) HP ASE
1 7 (38.89%) ISTQB
2 2 (11.11%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 13 (72.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) HP
2 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.11%) IBM
4 1 (5.56%) Temenos
4 1 (5.56%) Unisys
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