The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 63 53 33
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -20
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 2 14 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.37% 2.36% 5.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 2.92% 6.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 18
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Test Scripting
Northamptonshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
464 480 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 84.98% 80.81% 80.95%
Number of salaries quoted 416 406 248
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,450 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +6.25%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Northampton

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 7 (58.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 5 (41.67%) ISEB
3 5 (41.67%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (33.33%) Web Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Retail
5 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Usability Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Degree
5 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (25.00%) Chip and PIN
5 3 (25.00%) Project Management
5 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (25.00%) Performance Management
5 3 (25.00%) Test Strategy
6 2 (16.67%) Test Management
6 2 (16.67%) Selenium
6 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (16.67%) Finance
7 1 (8.33%) Migration
7 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
7 1 (8.33%) QlikView
7 1 (8.33%) Use Case
7 1 (8.33%) JIRA
7 1 (8.33%) QA
7 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Java
7 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (8.33%) Banking

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (8.33%) QlikView
1 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Selenium
2 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (8.33%) WebDriver
2 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 4 (33.33%) Retail
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Analyst
1 10 (83.33%) Test Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Senior Test Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Test Leader
4 1 (8.33%) UAT Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Automation Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) QlikView Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Manual Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) UAT Test Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Test Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Chip and PIN
2 1 (8.33%) User Experience
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (33.33%) Web Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Usability Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (25.00%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (16.67%) Test Management
5 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
5 1 (8.33%) V-Model
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (8.33%) Change Control
5 1 (8.33%) Use Case
5 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 5 (41.67%) ISEB
3 3 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) MKS
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