The first table below looks at the demand for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank - 30 33
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 0 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands - 0.95% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.25% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Average salary - £72,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +61.11%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
137 160 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 71.73% 75.83% 65.45%
Number of salaries quoted 102 98 126
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 £32,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Test Scripting
England

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in the Midlands

Test Scripting
Top 5 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 1 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Hudson

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Hudson
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Test Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
Midlands
Cognizant
Posted: 23 days ago
Midlands
Cognizant
Posted: 23 days ago