The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 91 62 85
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +23
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 13 33 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 1.11% 2.82% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.35% 3.67% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 13 28 5
Average salary £26,000 £32,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,900 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £40,450 £38,400
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
Test Scripting
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
960 900 990
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 82.12% 76.79% 77.95%
Number of salaries quoted 745 707 793
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £55,000 £55,650
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 Nottinghamshire

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

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

Test Scripting
Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham -26 12 £25,500 -21.53%
Test Scripting
East Midlands

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 9 (64.29%) ISEB
2 7 (50.00%) HP
2 7 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (35.71%) Windows
3 5 (35.71%) Degree
3 5 (35.71%) Manual Testing
4 4 (28.57%) SQL
4 4 (28.57%) Oracle
4 4 (28.57%) DB2
4 4 (28.57%) Software Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
5 2 (14.29%) QA
6 1 (7.14%) C#
6 1 (7.14%) Java
6 1 (7.14%) MS Office
6 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
6 1 (7.14%) Internet
6 1 (7.14%) Project Management
6 1 (7.14%) Mainframe
6 1 (7.14%) Regression Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Scrum
6 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
6 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
6 1 (7.14%) Selenium
6 1 (7.14%) Load Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
6 1 (7.14%) System Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Kanban
6 1 (7.14%) Windows 7

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 (7.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Analyst
2 8 (57.14%) Test Analyst
3 5 (35.71%) Tester
3 5 (35.71%) Test Engineer
4 4 (28.57%) Senior Test Analyst
4 4 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (28.57%) Software Tester
5 1 (7.14%) QA Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) QA Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Web Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Automation Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) QA Automation Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Automated Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Automated Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Mainframe
1 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Manual Testing
2 4 (28.57%) Software Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) Regression Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum
4 1 (7.14%) Load Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
4 1 (7.14%) System Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) C#
2 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) ISEB
2 5 (35.71%) Degree
3 1 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (7.14%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) HP
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft