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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 55 54 54
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 4 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.90% 2.37% 1.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.20% 3.04% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 6
Average salary £30,000 £39,250 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.56% +42.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,636 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £46,983 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
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
333 427 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 75.00% 77.78% 81.04%
Number of salaries quoted 248 361 333
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,636 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 May 2015.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 3 (42.86%) Software Testing
1 3 (42.86%) Load Testing
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
2 2 (28.57%) Automation Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Open Source
2 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
2 2 (28.57%) Supplier Management
2 2 (28.57%) Knowledge Management
2 2 (28.57%) Agresso
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) C
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) MCSE
2 2 (28.57%) ERP
2 2 (28.57%) CCNA
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (28.57%) JMeter
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Validation
2 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) LoadRunner
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) HP

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Agresso
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
1 1 (14.29%) Redis
1 1 (14.29%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) JMeter
2 1 (14.29%) LoadRunner
2 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
2 1 (14.29%) Facilita Forecast
2 1 (14.29%) LoadUI
2 1 (14.29%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Tester
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Test Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Support Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Test Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
2 1 (14.29%) Support Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
2 1 (14.29%) Software Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Test Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Automation Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) XML
1 1 (14.29%) Regular Expression
1 1 (14.29%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Software Testing
1 3 (42.86%) Load Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
2 2 (28.57%) Automation Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Open Source
2 2 (28.57%) Supplier Management
2 2 (28.57%) Knowledge Management
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) ERP
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (28.57%) Validation
2 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Time Management
3 1 (14.29%) V-Model
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) PHP
2 1 (14.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
2 2 (28.57%) MCSE
2 2 (28.57%) CCNA
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (14.29%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) HP
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
Newcastle upon Tyne
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago