The first table below looks at the demand for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Norwich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Norwich region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 31 49 33
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -16
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 10 6 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 3.97% 1.69% 4.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.69% 2.33% 7.17%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 15
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £33,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £40,000 £39,800
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Norwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
213 258 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 84.52% 72.47% 68.90%
Number of salaries quoted 190 243 186
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -8.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Test Scripting
Norfolk

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Norwich region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Norwich

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Norwich

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Norwich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Norwich region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Norwich

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Norwich 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 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (70.00%) C#
3 11 (55.00%) .NET
3 11 (55.00%) ASP.NET
4 10 (50.00%) OO
4 10 (50.00%) Oracle
4 10 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 10 (50.00%) WCF
4 10 (50.00%) WPF
4 10 (50.00%) Unit Testing
5 7 (35.00%) Selenium
6 6 (30.00%) Java
6 6 (30.00%) Bugzilla
6 6 (30.00%) Regression Testing
6 6 (30.00%) BDD
7 4 (20.00%) Integration Testing
7 4 (20.00%) ISEB
7 4 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
8 3 (15.00%) Python
8 3 (15.00%) Scrum
8 3 (15.00%) Automated Testing
8 3 (15.00%) Redmine
8 3 (15.00%) Mobile App
8 3 (15.00%) Trac
8 3 (15.00%) Mobile Payment
8 3 (15.00%) WebDriver
8 3 (15.00%) Cucumber
9 2 (10.00%) Performance Testing
9 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
9 2 (10.00%) JIRA

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Norwich 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 1 (5.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Selenium
2 6 (30.00%) Bugzilla
3 4 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (15.00%) WebDriver
4 3 (15.00%) Cucumber
4 3 (15.00%) Redmine
4 3 (15.00%) Trac
5 2 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (10.00%) Publishing
2 1 (5.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Developer
1 10 (50.00%) Senior Developer
1 10 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 10 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 10 (50.00%) Senior C# Developer
1 10 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
1 10 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Test Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Tester
3 3 (15.00%) Software Tester
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (55.00%) .NET
1 11 (55.00%) ASP.NET
2 10 (50.00%) WCF
2 10 (50.00%) WPF
3 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Mobile App
1 3 (15.00%) Mobile Payment
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 10 (50.00%) OO
3 6 (30.00%) Regression Testing
3 6 (30.00%) BDD
4 4 (20.00%) Integration Testing
5 3 (15.00%) Automated Testing
5 3 (15.00%) Scrum
6 2 (10.00%) Performance Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
7 1 (5.00%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (5.00%) Use Case
7 1 (5.00%) Web Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Test Management
7 1 (5.00%) Manual Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) C#
2 6 (30.00%) Java
3 3 (15.00%) Python
4 2 (10.00%) SQL
5 1 (5.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) ISEB
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft