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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 62 81 69
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -12
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 10 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.89% 0.28% 1.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.04% 0.31% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 10
Median salary £21,000 £35,955 £30,037
Median salary % change year-on-year
-41.59% +19.70%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
491 641 628
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 92.99% 91.18% 88.08%
Number of salaries quoted 308 540 612
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Northampton 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 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 9 December 2016.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Northampton

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 9 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 Northampton region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 7 (50.00%) Degree
2 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
3 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 3 (21.43%) Test Strategy
4 3 (21.43%) Change Management
5 2 (14.29%) QA
5 2 (14.29%) Finance
5 2 (14.29%) Automation Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Black-Box Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
6 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (7.14%) SDLC
6 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.14%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Google
6 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.14%) Supply Chain Management
6 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
6 1 (7.14%) System Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Time Management
6 1 (7.14%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (7.14%) E-business
6 1 (7.14%) SQL
6 1 (7.14%) .NET
6 1 (7.14%) Oracle
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
6 1 (7.14%) ITIL
6 1 (7.14%) Windows
6 1 (7.14%) DTS
6 1 (7.14%) ISEB

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton 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%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) DTS
1 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Analyst
2 7 (50.00%) Junior
3 6 (42.86%) Junior Analyst
3 6 (42.86%) Junior Test Analyst
3 6 (42.86%) Test Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Configuration Manager
4 3 (21.43%) Test Manager
5 2 (14.29%) Configuration Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Tester
6 1 (7.14%) Applications Tester
6 1 (7.14%) Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) E-Business Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Functional Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Junior Tester
6 1 (7.14%) Manual Tester
6 1 (7.14%) Oracle Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Oracle Functional Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Oracle Supply Chain Functional Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Supply Chain Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 3 (21.43%) Change Management
2 3 (21.43%) Test Strategy
3 2 (14.29%) Automation Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Black-Box Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.14%) E-business
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) SDLC
4 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.14%) Supply Chain Management
4 1 (7.14%) System Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Control-M
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Google
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle