The table below looks at the statistics 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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 19 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.87% - 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% - 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £40,000 - £33,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Test Scripting
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
98 185 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 85.22% 74.30% 61.03%
Number of salaries quoted 57 137 82
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (50.00%) E-Learning
2 1 (50.00%) PLM
2 1 (50.00%) SAP CO
2 1 (50.00%) SAP QM
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) SAP PLM
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Learning Management System
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (50.00%) SAP CO
1 1 (50.00%) SAP QM
1 1 (50.00%) SAP PLM
1 1 (50.00%) SAP SD
1 1 (50.00%) SAP FI
1 1 (50.00%) SAP PP
1 1 (50.00%) SAP WM
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (50.00%) JMeter
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Trainer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Trainer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) E-Learning
1 1 (50.00%) Learning Management System
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) PLM
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
1 1 (50.00%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
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