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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
Rank 50 52 54
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 7 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.68% 2.16% 1.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.05% 2.40% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 6
Median salary £29,000 £32,500 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.76% -2.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £31,250 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,640 £32,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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
342 333 337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 82.21% 90.00% 87.53%
Number of salaries quoted 283 303 287
Median salary £36,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.24% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £62,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) QA
3 6 (42.86%) Software Testing
3 6 (42.86%) .NET
4 5 (35.71%) SQL
4 5 (35.71%) Test Automation
4 5 (35.71%) Functional Testing
4 5 (35.71%) SDLC
5 4 (28.57%) Test Planning
5 4 (28.57%) User Stories
5 4 (28.57%) Waterfall
5 4 (28.57%) Process Improvement
5 4 (28.57%) Selenium
5 4 (28.57%) Performance Testing
5 4 (28.57%) Java
5 4 (28.57%) SAP
5 4 (28.57%) XML
5 4 (28.57%) Scrum
6 3 (21.43%) Law
6 3 (21.43%) ISTQB
6 3 (21.43%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (21.43%) Information Management
6 3 (21.43%) Unix
6 3 (21.43%) C#
6 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
6 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
6 3 (21.43%) Automation Testing
7 2 (14.29%) Cucumber
7 2 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (14.29%) Software Architecture

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) CMS
1 1 (7.14%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SAP HR
1 1 (7.14%) SAP SRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
1 1 (7.14%) SAP BW
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Selenium
2 2 (14.29%) Cucumber
2 2 (14.29%) Gatling
2 2 (14.29%) JMeter
2 2 (14.29%) LoadRunner
2 2 (14.29%) Xcode
3 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 3 (21.43%) Law
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
1 5 (35.71%) Test Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Tester
3 2 (14.29%) Software Tester
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Automation Test Lead
4 1 (7.14%) Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (7.14%) OAT Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) OAT Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) QA Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Microsoft Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) .NET
2 4 (28.57%) XML
3 2 (14.29%) HTML
3 2 (14.29%) SOAP
3 2 (14.29%) Web Services
3 2 (14.29%) WPF
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
4 1 (7.14%) BAPI
4 1 (7.14%) EDI
4 1 (7.14%) SAP ALE
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Basis
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Business Workflow
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Fiori
4 1 (7.14%) SAP PI
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Smart Forms
4 1 (7.14%) SAP XI
4 1 (7.14%) SAPUI5
4 1 (7.14%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Client/Server
1 2 (14.29%) iPad
1 2 (14.29%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Unix
2 2 (14.29%) Android
2 2 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) Software Testing
3 5 (35.71%) Functional Testing
3 5 (35.71%) SDLC
3 5 (35.71%) Test Automation
4 4 (28.57%) Performance Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Process Improvement
4 4 (28.57%) Scrum
4 4 (28.57%) Test Planning
4 4 (28.57%) User Stories
4 4 (28.57%) Waterfall
5 3 (21.43%) Automation Testing
5 3 (21.43%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (21.43%) Information Management
6 2 (14.29%) Coaching
6 2 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (14.29%) Defect Management
6 2 (14.29%) Manual Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Project Planning
6 2 (14.29%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) Java
3 3 (21.43%) C#
4 2 (14.29%) ABAP
4 2 (14.29%) PHP
4 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
5 1 (7.14%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) ISTQB
1 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
1 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) SAP
2 2 (14.29%) HP
2 2 (14.29%) IBM
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) Adobe
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £26,100 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago