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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Northamptonshire / Northampton
Rank 49 64 62
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -2
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 4 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.00% 0.18% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.11% 0.20% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 3
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,800 £32,500 £36,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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
361 492 479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 89.80% 89.78% 91.06%
Number of salaries quoted 296 329 451
Median salary £45,000 £40,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 (41.18%) Degree
2 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
3 4 (23.53%) Test Strategy
3 4 (23.53%) Oracle
3 4 (23.53%) SQL
3 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (17.65%) Unix
4 3 (17.65%) Banking
4 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
4 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
5 2 (11.76%) Axway
5 2 (11.76%) QA
5 2 (11.76%) System Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.76%) Change Management
5 2 (11.76%) Windows
5 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
5 2 (11.76%) Bash Shell
5 2 (11.76%) Automation Testing
6 1 (5.88%) ServiceNow
6 1 (5.88%) Black-Box Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
6 1 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (5.88%) AppDynamics
6 1 (5.88%) SDLC
6 1 (5.88%) IIS
6 1 (5.88%) ITIL
6 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.88%) Java

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 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (5.88%) IIS
1 1 (5.88%) JBoss
1 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Infor M3
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) DTS
2 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (17.65%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Analyst
2 7 (41.18%) Junior
3 6 (35.29%) Junior Analyst
3 6 (35.29%) Junior Test Analyst
3 6 (35.29%) Test Analyst
4 4 (23.53%) Test Manager
5 3 (17.65%) Configuration Manager
5 3 (17.65%) Support Analyst
5 3 (17.65%) Unix Analyst
5 3 (17.65%) Unix Support
5 3 (17.65%) Unix Support Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Oracle Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Oracle Support Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Tester
7 1 (5.88%) Configuration Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Functional Consultant
7 1 (5.88%) Manual Tester
7 1 (5.88%) Oracle Consultant
7 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
7 1 (5.88%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
2 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Clustering
3 1 (5.88%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Unix
2 2 (11.76%) Windows
3 1 (5.88%) AIX
3 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Test Strategy
2 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
2 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
3 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.76%) Automation Testing
3 2 (11.76%) Change Management
3 2 (11.76%) System Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Automated Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Black-Box Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Capacity Management
4 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
4 1 (5.88%) E-business
4 1 (5.88%) ERP
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL
4 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.88%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.88%) SDLC
4 1 (5.88%) Supply Chain Management
4 1 (5.88%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) ISEB
2 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Control-M
1 1 (5.88%) Ganglia
1 1 (5.88%) Netcool
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) Axway
3 1 (5.88%) AppDynamics
3 1 (5.88%) Google
3 1 (5.88%) ServiceNow