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 1 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 61 65 55
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 3 9 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.57% 1.46% 2.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 1.66% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 15
Median salary £33,500 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.66% -7.69%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
478 543 552
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 90.70% 88.01% 88.60%
Number of salaries quoted 358 466 495
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median 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 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 4 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (50.00%) QA
3 2 (50.00%) Selenium
3 2 (50.00%) SaaS
3 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) OOP
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) ISEB
4 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Line Management
4 1 (25.00%) SDLC

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:

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Tester
2 2 (50.00%) QA Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) QA Tester
2 2 (50.00%) Software QA Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Software QA Tester
2 2 (50.00%) Software Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
2 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Line Management
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft