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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 78 83 65
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -18
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 19 10 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.64% 1.03% 2.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.86% 1.25% 3.38%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 25
Average salary £36,250 £25,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.00% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,850 £23,900 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £40,400 £30,250 £40,900
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
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
1024 801 798
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 88.35% 82.32% 81.35%
Number of salaries quoted 809 614 677
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £52,409
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Nottingham

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 22 (91.67%) QA
2 14 (58.33%) Software Testing
3 12 (50.00%) Selenium
3 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (50.00%) Windows
3 12 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 11 (45.83%) Degree
4 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (41.67%) C#
5 10 (41.67%) C++
5 10 (41.67%) ISEB
6 9 (37.50%) HP UFT
6 9 (37.50%) LoadRunner
6 9 (37.50%) MS Office
6 9 (37.50%) MS Excel
6 9 (37.50%) Performance Management
7 8 (33.33%) Automated Testing
7 8 (33.33%) Java
7 8 (33.33%) Regression Testing
7 8 (33.33%) Scrum
8 7 (29.17%) Validation
8 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
8 7 (29.17%) Marketing
8 7 (29.17%) Data Validation
8 7 (29.17%) Load Testing
8 7 (29.17%) SilkTest
8 7 (29.17%) Automation Testing
8 7 (29.17%) SDLC
9 5 (20.83%) OOP
9 5 (20.83%) OO

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 9 (37.50%) MS Office
1 9 (37.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (50.00%) Selenium
2 9 (37.50%) HP UFT
2 9 (37.50%) LoadRunner
3 7 (29.17%) SilkTest
4 5 (20.83%) WebDriver
5 3 (12.50%) TestComplete
5 3 (12.50%) Ranorex
6 2 (8.33%) SpecFlow
6 2 (8.33%) JMeter
7 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
7 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (29.17%) Marketing
2 4 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Analyst
2 8 (33.33%) QA Analyst
3 6 (25.00%) Test Analyst
4 5 (20.83%) Tester
5 3 (12.50%) Automated Test Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Test Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Tester
6 2 (8.33%) Project Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Automated Tester
6 2 (8.33%) Automation Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Software Tester
7 1 (4.17%) QA Specialist
7 1 (4.17%) Test Leader
7 1 (4.17%) QA Leader
7 1 (4.17%) Test Specialist
7 1 (4.17%) QA Tester
7 1 (4.17%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Mathematics
1 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Mainframe
2 1 (4.17%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 12 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Linux
2 2 (8.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) Software Testing
2 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (37.50%) Performance Management
4 8 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 8 (33.33%) Regression Testing
4 8 (33.33%) Scrum
5 7 (29.17%) Load Testing
5 7 (29.17%) Automation Testing
5 7 (29.17%) SDLC
5 7 (29.17%) Validation
5 7 (29.17%) Data Validation
6 5 (20.83%) Test Automation
6 5 (20.83%) OOP
6 5 (20.83%) OO
7 3 (12.50%) Change Management
7 3 (12.50%) Manual Testing
8 2 (8.33%) Functional Testing
8 2 (8.33%) HOOD
8 2 (8.33%) CRM
8 2 (8.33%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) C#
1 10 (41.67%) C++
2 8 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (8.33%) Perl
3 2 (8.33%) Python
3 2 (8.33%) Ruby
3 2 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 11 (45.83%) Degree
3 10 (41.67%) ISEB
4 5 (20.83%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (91.67%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) HP
3 1 (4.17%) IBM
Nottingham
Experian
Salary: £Competitive+package
Posted: 7 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
TDX Group
Salary: COmpetitive + pension, healthcare
Posted: 15 days ago
Nottingham
Experian
Salary: £Competitive + Bonus
Posted: 25 days ago