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

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 80 96 77
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -19
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 20 6 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 1.55% 0.52% 1.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.76% 0.64% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 18
Average salary £35,000 £25,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,200 £28,750 £34,750
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
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
1139 931 920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 88.50% 81.31% 82.88%
Number of salaries quoted 933 690 779
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram 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 1 July 2015. 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
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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 +4 14 £40,000 +60.00%
Retford - 3 £32,500 -
Test Scripting
East Midlands

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 25 (89.29%) QA
2 18 (64.29%) Software Testing
3 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
4 16 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (46.43%) MS Office
5 13 (46.43%) MS Excel
6 12 (42.86%) Windows
7 11 (39.29%) ISEB
8 10 (35.71%) Marketing
8 10 (35.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 9 (32.14%) Automated Testing
10 8 (28.57%) Degree
10 8 (28.57%) Scrum
10 8 (28.57%) Selenium
10 8 (28.57%) SDLC
11 7 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (25.00%) User Stories
11 7 (25.00%) Load Testing
11 7 (25.00%) Performance Management
11 7 (25.00%) Data Validation
11 7 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (25.00%) SilkTest
11 7 (25.00%) HP UFT
11 7 (25.00%) LoadRunner
11 7 (25.00%) Visual Studio
11 7 (25.00%) Regression Testing
11 7 (25.00%) Validation
11 7 (25.00%) Java
11 7 (25.00%) C#
11 7 (25.00%) SQL Server

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 13 (46.43%) MS Office
1 13 (46.43%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.71%) MS Visio
2 3 (10.71%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (10.71%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.57%) DB2
Development Applications
1 8 (28.57%) Selenium
2 7 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 7 (25.00%) HP UFT
2 7 (25.00%) LoadRunner
2 7 (25.00%) SilkTest
3 3 (10.71%) WebDriver
3 3 (10.71%) Ranorex
3 3 (10.71%) TestComplete
General
1 10 (35.71%) Marketing
2 5 (17.86%) Finance
3 3 (10.71%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Analyst
2 8 (28.57%) QA Analyst
3 6 (21.43%) Tester
4 5 (17.86%) Test Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) Software Tester
6 3 (10.71%) Test Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Project Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Automated Test Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Senior Tester
8 1 (3.57%) Test Specialist
8 1 (3.57%) QA Test Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Developer
8 1 (3.57%) QA Specialist
8 1 (3.57%) Automated Test Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.71%) Mathematics
2 3 (10.71%) Credit Risk
3 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (64.29%) Software Testing
2 16 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (32.14%) Automated Testing
4 8 (28.57%) Scrum
4 8 (28.57%) SDLC
5 7 (25.00%) User Stories
5 7 (25.00%) Performance Management
5 7 (25.00%) Data Validation
5 7 (25.00%) Load Testing
5 7 (25.00%) Validation
5 7 (25.00%) Regression Testing
6 5 (17.86%) Manual Testing
7 4 (14.29%) Test Automation
7 4 (14.29%) Automation Testing
8 3 (10.71%) Time Management
8 3 (10.71%) Project Management
8 3 (10.71%) Change Management
8 3 (10.71%) OOP
8 3 (10.71%) OO
8 3 (10.71%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.00%) C#
1 7 (25.00%) Java
2 6 (21.43%) C++
3 5 (17.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (39.29%) ISEB
2 10 (35.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 8 (28.57%) Degree
4 4 (14.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (89.29%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle
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