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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 52 57 35
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -22
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 6 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 1.44% 1.02% 3.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.66% 1.19% 4.01%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 11
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +41.81%
UK excluding London average salary £36,690 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+4.82% +2.94%
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
362 419 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 87.02% 85.51% 76.11%
Number of salaries quoted 319 342 239
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Luton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 7 July 2015.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Luton

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 10 (90.91%) .NET
2 9 (81.82%) C#
3 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
3 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET
3 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 8 (72.73%) Automated Testing
4 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (63.64%) Visual Studio
4 7 (63.64%) SQL
5 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
5 6 (54.55%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (45.45%) HTML5
6 5 (45.45%) Waterfall
6 5 (45.45%) CSS3
6 5 (45.45%) Mathematics
6 5 (45.45%) UML
6 5 (45.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 5 (45.45%) CSS
6 5 (45.45%) VB
6 5 (45.45%) HTML
6 5 (45.45%) C
6 5 (45.45%) MS Office
6 5 (45.45%) SDLC
7 4 (36.36%) QA
7 4 (36.36%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (27.27%) Test Strategy
9 2 (18.18%) Line Management
9 2 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (18.18%) Release Management

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
2 5 (45.45%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Visual Studio
2 5 (45.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (18.18%) JIRA
3 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (9.09%) Selenium
4 1 (9.09%) HP UFT
4 1 (9.09%) LoadRunner
4 1 (9.09%) ClearQuest
4 1 (9.09%) NUnit
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Tester
2 4 (36.36%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Business Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Technical Business Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Software Tester
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Non-Functional Tester
5 1 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) .NET
2 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET
3 5 (45.45%) CSS
3 5 (45.45%) HTML5
3 5 (45.45%) CSS3
3 5 (45.45%) HTML
4 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Mathematics
2 2 (18.18%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Automated Testing
2 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) SDLC
3 5 (45.45%) UML
3 5 (45.45%) Waterfall
4 4 (36.36%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (27.27%) Test Strategy
6 2 (18.18%) Manual Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Release Management
6 2 (18.18%) Line Management
7 1 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (9.09%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
7 1 (9.09%) CRM
7 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
7 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
7 1 (9.09%) MVC
7 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (9.09%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) C#
2 7 (63.64%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) VB
3 5 (45.45%) C
4 2 (18.18%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) HP
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