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

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 35 34 39
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 20 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 4.54% 0.38% 1.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.85% 0.44% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 20 1 4
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +14.45%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Test Scripting
Bedfordshire

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
412 225 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 93.42% 85.55% 83.46%
Number of salaries quoted 363 189 172
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,162 £35,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £62,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 9 December 2016.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Luton

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 19 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (61.29%) BDD
2 13 (41.94%) Selenium
2 13 (41.94%) Test Automation
2 13 (41.94%) Test Strategy
2 13 (41.94%) Agile Testing
2 13 (41.94%) Scrum
2 13 (41.94%) Regression Testing
2 13 (41.94%) C#
3 12 (38.71%) SQL Server
3 12 (38.71%) Project Management
3 12 (38.71%) Functional Testing
3 12 (38.71%) Software Delivery
3 12 (38.71%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 12 (38.71%) SDLC
3 12 (38.71%) Virtual Environments
3 12 (38.71%) Continuous Improvement
3 12 (38.71%) Waterfall
4 11 (35.48%) Ruby
4 11 (35.48%) SQL
5 9 (29.03%) HP
6 7 (22.58%) T-SQL
6 7 (22.58%) JIRA
6 7 (22.58%) QA
6 7 (22.58%) Automated Testing
6 7 (22.58%) Web Testing
6 7 (22.58%) Time Management
6 7 (22.58%) iPad
6 7 (22.58%) RESTful
6 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.68%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (38.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 13 (41.94%) Selenium
2 7 (22.58%) JIRA
2 7 (22.58%) Robot Framework
2 7 (22.58%) SpecFlow
3 6 (19.35%) HP UFT
3 6 (19.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (9.68%) LoadRunner
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (61.29%) Tester
2 16 (51.61%) Automation Tester
3 7 (22.58%) Test Manager
4 6 (19.35%) QA Leader
4 6 (19.35%) QA Manager
4 6 (19.35%) QA Test Manager
4 6 (19.35%) Test Leader
5 5 (16.13%) Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Test Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Service Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Systems Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) QA Automation Tester
8 1 (3.23%) QA Tester
8 1 (3.23%) Software QA Tester
8 1 (3.23%) Software Tester
8 1 (3.23%) Test Automation Manager
8 1 (3.23%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (22.58%) RESTful
2 6 (19.35%) .NET
2 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET
2 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (22.58%) iPad
2 6 (19.35%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (61.29%) BDD
2 13 (41.94%) Agile Testing
2 13 (41.94%) Regression Testing
2 13 (41.94%) Scrum
2 13 (41.94%) Test Automation
2 13 (41.94%) Test Strategy
3 12 (38.71%) Continuous Improvement
3 12 (38.71%) Functional Testing
3 12 (38.71%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 12 (38.71%) Project Management
3 12 (38.71%) SDLC
3 12 (38.71%) Software Delivery
3 12 (38.71%) Virtual Environments
3 12 (38.71%) Waterfall
4 7 (22.58%) API Testing
4 7 (22.58%) Automated Testing
4 7 (22.58%) Automation Testing
4 7 (22.58%) Time Management
4 7 (22.58%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (41.94%) C#
2 11 (35.48%) Ruby
2 11 (35.48%) SQL
3 7 (22.58%) T-SQL
4 4 (12.90%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (22.58%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (19.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) HP
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle
2 3 (9.68%) Sun