The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 82 57 75
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +18
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 11 32 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.09% 3.34% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.33% 4.25% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 11 25 3
Average salary £26,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Test Scripting
Nottinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
828 753 875
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 82.22% 78.68% 80.42%
Number of salaries quoted 645 610 677
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £51,141 £55,000 £55,836
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Nottingham

Test Scripting
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 8 (61.54%) ISEB
2 7 (53.85%) HP
2 7 (53.85%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (38.46%) Manual Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Degree
3 5 (38.46%) Windows
4 4 (30.77%) SQL
4 4 (30.77%) Oracle
4 4 (30.77%) DB2
4 4 (30.77%) Software Testing
5 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
5 1 (7.69%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (7.69%) System Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Kanban
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
5 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
5 1 (7.69%) QA
5 1 (7.69%) Load Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
5 1 (7.69%) MS Office
5 1 (7.69%) Internet
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) Mainframe
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.69%) Regression Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Scrum

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 (7.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) DB2
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Analyst
2 7 (53.85%) Test Analyst
3 5 (38.46%) Tester
4 4 (30.77%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (30.77%) Software Tester
4 4 (30.77%) Test Engineer
4 4 (30.77%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) QA Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Web Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.69%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Manual Testing
2 4 (30.77%) Software Testing
3 1 (7.69%) System Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Kanban
3 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
3 1 (7.69%) Load Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Regression Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) ISEB
2 5 (38.46%) Degree
3 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
3 1 (7.69%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) HP
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft