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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank - 28 43
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 0 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex - 3.30% 2.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 3.77% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Median salary - - £31,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
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
120 239 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 76.43% 87.55% 79.88%
Number of salaries quoted 112 133 218
Median salary £53,000 £51,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.92% +7.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £65,000
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 Middlesex

The demand trend of job ads across the Middlesex 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 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 29 May 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for 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

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:

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