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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 65 73 53
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -20
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 1 4 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.19% 0.63% 2.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.72% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 12
Average salary £33,500 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.66% -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
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
466 552 544
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 89.79% 86.52% 86.49%
Number of salaries quoted 364 477 469
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 30 April 2016, 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 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
2 1 (33.33%) SaaS
2 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Logical Data Model
2 1 (33.33%) Physical Data Model

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Data Mart
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) QA Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) QA Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Software QA Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Software QA Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Software Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) Logical Data Model
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Physical Data Model
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £32000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + 3% Bonus +great benefit package
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