The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 25 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 2 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.08% 2.39% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.53% 3.55% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 0
Average salary £48,750 £31,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Test Scripting
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Middlesex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
131 197 335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 70.43% 67.24% 84.60%
Number of salaries quoted 126 144 262
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,300 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Middlesex

Test Scripting
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) QA Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Software QA Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Software Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA