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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 86 96 93
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -3
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 11 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.13% 0.39% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% 0.44% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 2
Average salary £33,000 £44,000 £29,625
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +48.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £30,500 £21,325
10% offered a salary of more than £33,800 £45,800 £37,925
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
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
859 1124 898
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 88.37% 87.40% 87.70%
Number of salaries quoted 648 876 668
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 25 (96.15%) QA
2 22 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (50.00%) Java
4 12 (46.15%) Finance
5 10 (38.46%) C#
5 10 (38.46%) .NET
5 10 (38.46%) Electronic Trading
6 8 (30.77%) Software Testing
7 7 (26.92%) HP Quality Center
7 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
7 7 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (23.08%) SQL
8 6 (23.08%) HP UFT
8 6 (23.08%) Regression Testing
9 5 (19.23%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (19.23%) Windows
9 5 (19.23%) VB.NET
9 5 (19.23%) Web Services
9 5 (19.23%) Load Testing
9 5 (19.23%) Test Automation
10 4 (15.38%) Test Strategy
10 4 (15.38%) Waterfall
10 4 (15.38%) Mentoring
10 4 (15.38%) .NET Framework
10 4 (15.38%) Degree
10 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
10 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
10 4 (15.38%) Scrum
11 3 (11.54%) Mainframe
11 3 (11.54%) IBM

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) HP UFT
2 2 (7.69%) Selenium
3 1 (3.85%) JIRA
General
1 12 (46.15%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) C# Developer
1 10 (38.46%) Developer
1 10 (38.46%) Developer in Test
1 10 (38.46%) Java Developer
2 6 (23.08%) QA Manager
3 4 (15.38%) Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Quality Manager
3 4 (15.38%) Software Manager
3 4 (15.38%) Software QA Manager
3 4 (15.38%) Test Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) QA Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) QA Test Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Senior C# Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Senior QA Test Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Test Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Test Automation Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Software QA Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (38.46%) .NET
2 5 (19.23%) Web Services
3 4 (15.38%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 3 (11.54%) IBM Mainframe
3 3 (11.54%) Mainframe
4 2 (7.69%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.85%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Windows
2 3 (11.54%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (38.46%) Electronic Trading
3 8 (30.77%) Software Testing
4 6 (23.08%) Regression Testing
5 5 (19.23%) Load Testing
5 5 (19.23%) Test Automation
6 4 (15.38%) Mentoring
6 4 (15.38%) Scrum
6 4 (15.38%) Test Strategy
6 4 (15.38%) Waterfall
7 3 (11.54%) Test Planning
8 2 (7.69%) Functional Testing
9 1 (3.85%) Agile Testing
9 1 (3.85%) Automation Testing
9 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (3.85%) Defect Management
9 1 (3.85%) ETL
9 1 (3.85%) Manual Testing
9 1 (3.85%) SDLC
9 1 (3.85%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) Java
2 10 (38.46%) C#
3 6 (23.08%) SQL
4 5 (19.23%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.85%) PL/1
5 1 (3.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.85%) ISEB
3 1 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (96.15%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (26.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) HP
1 3 (11.54%) IBM
2 1 (3.85%) Cognizant
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
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