The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 11 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 43 45 54
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +9
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 10 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.26% 2.80% 1.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.82% 3.08% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 10
Median salary £43,000 £32,500 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.30% +22.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £28,900 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £32,500 £43,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Test Scripting
Tyne and Wear

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
355 357 448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 80.14% 90.84% 86.65%
Number of salaries quoted 275 316 368
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,681 £28,780
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The demand trend of job ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 Newcastle upon Tyne

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) Selenium
3 6 (42.86%) Java
3 6 (42.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (42.86%) SDLC
4 5 (35.71%) Finance
5 4 (28.57%) ISEB
5 4 (28.57%) XML
5 4 (28.57%) QA
5 4 (28.57%) Degree
5 4 (28.57%) Unit Testing
5 4 (28.57%) WebDriver
5 4 (28.57%) Retail
5 4 (28.57%) Manufacturing
5 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (21.43%) Functional Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
6 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Information Management
6 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
6 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
6 3 (21.43%) ISTQB
6 3 (21.43%) .NET
6 3 (21.43%) SAP
6 3 (21.43%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (14.29%) JMeter
7 2 (14.29%) Law
7 2 (14.29%) LoadRunner
7 2 (14.29%) SOAP

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Selenium
2 4 (28.57%) WebDriver
3 2 (14.29%) Cucumber
3 2 (14.29%) Gatling
3 2 (14.29%) JMeter
3 2 (14.29%) LoadRunner
4 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Manufacturing
2 4 (28.57%) Retail
3 2 (14.29%) Law
4 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Tester
2 5 (35.71%) Selenium Tester
3 4 (28.57%) Automation Tester
3 4 (28.57%) Java Automation Tester
3 4 (28.57%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 4 (28.57%) Web Automation Tester
3 4 (28.57%) Web Tester
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Software Tester
4 2 (14.29%) Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) QA Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Microsoft Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Leader
5 1 (7.14%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) XML
2 3 (21.43%) .NET
3 2 (14.29%) HTML
3 2 (14.29%) SOAP
3 2 (14.29%) Web Services
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (14.29%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
1 2 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) SDLC
3 4 (28.57%) Unit Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Functional Testing
4 3 (21.43%) GAP Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) Information Management
4 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
5 2 (14.29%) Automation Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Coaching
5 2 (14.29%) Defect Management
5 2 (14.29%) Performance Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Process Improvement
5 2 (14.29%) Project Planning
5 2 (14.29%) SOA
5 2 (14.29%) Software Architecture
5 2 (14.29%) Test Planning
5 2 (14.29%) User Stories
5 2 (14.29%) V-Model
5 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
3 1 (7.14%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (28.57%) Degree
2 4 (28.57%) ISEB
3 3 (21.43%) ISTQB
3 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
3 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
4 2 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) SAP
2 2 (14.29%) HP
2 2 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £26,100 to £42,700 per annum
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