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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 67 53 58
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +5
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 11 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.53% 0.24% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.81% 0.32% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 2
Average salary £27,500 £50,000 £25,985
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.00% +92.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £50,000 £24,373
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £50,000 £27,597
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
609 315 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 84.58% 75.00% 82.58%
Number of salaries quoted 586 290 365
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Northampton

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 16 (66.67%) ISEB
2 10 (41.67%) SQL
3 9 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (33.33%) ISTQB
4 8 (33.33%) Windows
4 8 (33.33%) Java
5 7 (29.17%) Web Services
5 7 (29.17%) XML
5 7 (29.17%) UNIX
5 7 (29.17%) HTML
5 7 (29.17%) Oracle
5 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (29.17%) QA
5 7 (29.17%) Manual Testing
6 5 (20.83%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (20.83%) Degree
7 4 (16.67%) Selenium
7 4 (16.67%) Automated Testing
7 4 (16.67%) Test Strategy
7 4 (16.67%) Project Management
7 4 (16.67%) C#
7 4 (16.67%) E-Commerce
8 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 3 (12.50%) Regression Testing
8 3 (12.50%) Retail
8 3 (12.50%) WebDriver
8 3 (12.50%) Performance Management
8 3 (12.50%) V-Model
8 3 (12.50%) Web Testing
8 3 (12.50%) Test Management

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Selenium
2 3 (12.50%) WebDriver
3 2 (8.33%) WATIR
3 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (8.33%) Sahi
3 2 (8.33%) Jasmine
3 2 (8.33%) Selenium IDE
3 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
4 1 (4.17%) JIRA
General
1 3 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (79.17%) Analyst
1 19 (79.17%) Test Analyst
2 8 (33.33%) Software Test Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Tester
4 3 (12.50%) Test Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) QA Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Software Tester
5 2 (8.33%) Test Leader
6 1 (4.17%) Automation Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Lead Tester
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) QA Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) QA Test Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Lead Test Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Manual Test Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) Web Services
1 7 (29.17%) XML
1 7 (29.17%) HTML
2 2 (8.33%) .NET Framework
2 2 (8.33%) .NET
2 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.17%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Chip and PIN
1 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Windows
2 7 (29.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (29.17%) Manual Testing
3 4 (16.67%) Automated Testing
3 4 (16.67%) Test Strategy
3 4 (16.67%) Project Management
3 4 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 3 (12.50%) Regression Testing
4 3 (12.50%) Performance Management
4 3 (12.50%) V-Model
4 3 (12.50%) Web Testing
4 3 (12.50%) Test Management
4 3 (12.50%) Software Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Usability Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Automation Testing
5 2 (8.33%) TDD
5 2 (8.33%) BDD
6 1 (4.17%) ERP
6 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.17%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) SQL
2 8 (33.33%) Java
3 4 (16.67%) C#
4 2 (8.33%) Ruby
4 2 (8.33%) F#
4 2 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (66.67%) ISEB
2 8 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 5 (20.83%) Degree
4 1 (4.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (29.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Oracle
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
Northampton
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago