The table below looks at the statistics 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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 38 44 44
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 3 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 1.44% 1.99% 3.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.70% 2.67% 4.09%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 13
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Test Scripting
Norfolk

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Norwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
176 225 318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 84.62% 74.75% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 147 211 253
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (60.00%) C#
3 7 (46.67%) .NET
3 7 (46.67%) Oracle
3 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
3 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET
3 7 (46.67%) OO
3 7 (46.67%) Regression Testing
3 7 (46.67%) WCF
3 7 (46.67%) WPF
3 7 (46.67%) Unit Testing
4 5 (33.33%) Java
4 5 (33.33%) Selenium
4 5 (33.33%) BDD
5 3 (20.00%) Bugzilla
5 3 (20.00%) Scrum
5 3 (20.00%) WebDriver
5 3 (20.00%) Cucumber
5 3 (20.00%) Mobile App
5 3 (20.00%) Mobile Payment
6 2 (13.33%) Python
6 2 (13.33%) ISEB
6 2 (13.33%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
6 2 (13.33%) QA
6 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Manual Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Redmine
6 2 (13.33%) Trac
7 1 (6.67%) SQL

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Selenium
2 3 (20.00%) WebDriver
2 3 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (20.00%) Bugzilla
3 2 (13.33%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (13.33%) Redmine
3 2 (13.33%) Trac
4 1 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 1 (6.67%) Back Office
1 1 (6.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Developer
1 7 (46.67%) Senior Developer
1 7 (46.67%) .NET Developer
1 7 (46.67%) C# Developer
1 7 (46.67%) Senior C# Developer
1 7 (46.67%) Senior .NET Developer
1 7 (46.67%) C# .NET Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Analyst
2 6 (40.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Software Tester
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Test Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) .NET
1 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET
1 7 (46.67%) WCF
1 7 (46.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Mobile App
1 3 (20.00%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) OO
2 7 (46.67%) Regression Testing
2 7 (46.67%) Unit Testing
3 5 (33.33%) BDD
4 3 (20.00%) Scrum
5 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Manual Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Use Case
6 1 (6.67%) Performance Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
6 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) C#
2 5 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (13.33%) Python
4 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Oracle