The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank 68 79 77
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -2
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 9 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.23% 0.49% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.36% 0.55% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 7
Median salary £30,500 £40,955 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.52% +26.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £32,500 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £49,823 £41,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,750 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
664 732 738
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 90.71% 89.82% 88.60%
Number of salaries quoted 498 530 683
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £25,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 Northamptonshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Northamptonshire region.

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

Test Scripting
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +13 4 £21,000 -48.72%
Kettering - 4 £34,000 -
Test Scripting
East Midlands

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 7 (36.84%) Degree
2 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
2 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
3 4 (21.05%) Change Management
3 4 (21.05%) Finance
4 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.79%) ITIL
4 3 (15.79%) QA
4 3 (15.79%) Test Strategy
5 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (10.53%) Process Improvement
5 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
5 2 (10.53%) Business Process Improvement
5 2 (10.53%) User Stories
5 2 (10.53%) Automation Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Regression Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
5 2 (10.53%) Smoke Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.26%) Supply Chain Management
6 1 (5.26%) Automated Testing
6 1 (5.26%) SQL
6 1 (5.26%) .NET
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
6 1 (5.26%) Windows
6 1 (5.26%) DTS

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) DTS
1 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Analyst
2 7 (36.84%) Junior
2 7 (36.84%) Test Analyst
3 6 (31.58%) Junior Analyst
3 6 (31.58%) Junior Test Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Configuration Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Configuration Manager
4 3 (15.79%) Test Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Service Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Tester
6 1 (5.26%) Applications Tester
6 1 (5.26%) Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) E-Business Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Functional Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Junior Tester
6 1 (5.26%) Manual Tester
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle Functional Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
2 4 (21.05%) Change Management
3 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.79%) ITIL
3 3 (15.79%) Test Strategy
4 2 (10.53%) Automation Testing
4 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) Business Process Improvement
4 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (10.53%) Process Improvement
4 2 (10.53%) Regression Testing
4 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.53%) Smoke Testing
4 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
4 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (10.53%) User Stories
5 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.26%) E-business
5 1 (5.26%) SDLC
5 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Control-M
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Google
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle