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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Bedfordshire / Luton
Rank 38 40 42
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 2 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 0.88% 0.40% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 0.46% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 4
Median salary £52,500 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £40,000 £34,050
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £40,000 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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
221 216 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 97.36% 86.75% 84.64%
Number of salaries quoted 168 166 184
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £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 27 February 2017.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Luton

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (58.33%) BDD
3 12 (50.00%) C#
4 9 (37.50%) Test Strategy
4 9 (37.50%) Agile Testing
4 9 (37.50%) Selenium
4 9 (37.50%) Test Automation
4 9 (37.50%) Project Management
4 9 (37.50%) Regression Testing
4 9 (37.50%) Scrum
4 9 (37.50%) Functional Testing
4 9 (37.50%) SDLC
5 8 (33.33%) Software Delivery
5 8 (33.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 8 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
5 8 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 8 (33.33%) Waterfall
6 7 (29.17%) RESTful
6 7 (29.17%) Ruby
6 7 (29.17%) SQL
7 6 (25.00%) QA
7 6 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (20.83%) E-Commerce
8 5 (20.83%) HP
9 4 (16.67%) Finance
9 4 (16.67%) Java
9 4 (16.67%) T-SQL
9 4 (16.67%) Web Testing
9 4 (16.67%) Robot Framework

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 (12.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (4.17%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (37.50%) Selenium
2 4 (16.67%) Robot Framework
3 3 (12.50%) LoadRunner
3 3 (12.50%) SpecFlow
4 2 (8.33%) HP UFT
4 2 (8.33%) JIRA
4 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
5 1 (4.17%) Subversion
5 1 (4.17%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) Tester
2 11 (45.83%) Automation Tester
3 5 (20.83%) Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) QA Leader
4 4 (16.67%) Test Leader
5 3 (12.50%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) QA Manager
5 3 (12.50%) QA Test Manager
5 3 (12.50%) Test Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Test Manager
6 2 (8.33%) Service Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Automation Test Lead
7 1 (4.17%) QA Automation Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) QA Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) QA Test Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) QA Tester
7 1 (4.17%) Software Tester
7 1 (4.17%) Test Automation Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) RESTful
2 3 (12.50%) .NET
3 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (12.50%) iPad
2 2 (8.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (58.33%) BDD
3 9 (37.50%) Agile Testing
3 9 (37.50%) Functional Testing
3 9 (37.50%) Project Management
3 9 (37.50%) Regression Testing
3 9 (37.50%) Scrum
3 9 (37.50%) SDLC
3 9 (37.50%) Test Automation
3 9 (37.50%) Test Strategy
4 8 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (33.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 8 (33.33%) Software Delivery
4 8 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
4 8 (33.33%) Waterfall
5 6 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (20.83%) E-Commerce
7 4 (16.67%) Automation Testing
7 4 (16.67%) Web Testing
8 3 (12.50%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 12 (50.00%) C#
2 7 (29.17%) Ruby
2 7 (29.17%) SQL
3 4 (16.67%) Java
3 4 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.17%) Perl
4 1 (4.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) ISEB
1 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
1 1 (4.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) HP
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle
2 3 (12.50%) Sun