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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 78 87 70
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -17
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 23 10 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 1.84% 0.91% 2.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.09% 1.11% 3.35%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 29
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 £23,900 £22,100
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £40,300
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +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
1100 902 925
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 88.00% 82.15% 79.54%
Number of salaries quoted 875 688 769
Average salary £41,174 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.93% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £52,468
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,699
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.42%

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 30 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 30 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 17 £37,500 +50.00% 6
Retford - 3 £32,500 -
Test Scripting
East Midlands

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 27 (96.43%) QA
2 19 (67.86%) Software Testing
3 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
4 16 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (42.86%) MS Excel
5 12 (42.86%) MS Office
6 11 (39.29%) Windows
6 11 (39.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 10 (35.71%) ISEB
7 10 (35.71%) Automated Testing
7 10 (35.71%) Selenium
7 10 (35.71%) Marketing
7 10 (35.71%) Degree
8 9 (32.14%) Performance Management
9 8 (28.57%) HP UFT
9 8 (28.57%) LoadRunner
9 8 (28.57%) Regression Testing
9 8 (28.57%) C#
9 8 (28.57%) C++
9 8 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (25.00%) SDLC
10 7 (25.00%) Java
10 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
10 7 (25.00%) Visual Studio
10 7 (25.00%) Data Validation
10 7 (25.00%) Load Testing
10 7 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (25.00%) SilkTest
10 7 (25.00%) Validation
10 7 (25.00%) Scrum

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 12 (42.86%) MS Office
1 12 (42.86%) 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
Development Applications
1 10 (35.71%) Selenium
2 8 (28.57%) HP UFT
2 8 (28.57%) LoadRunner
3 7 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 7 (25.00%) SilkTest
3 7 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (14.29%) WebDriver
5 3 (10.71%) TestComplete
5 3 (10.71%) Ranorex
6 1 (3.57%) SpecFlow
6 1 (3.57%) JMeter
General
1 10 (35.71%) Marketing
2 4 (14.29%) Finance
3 3 (10.71%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) Analyst
2 8 (28.57%) QA Analyst
3 7 (25.00%) Tester
4 5 (17.86%) Test Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) Software Tester
6 3 (10.71%) Test Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Automated Test Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Senior Tester
7 2 (7.14%) Project Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Test Specialist
8 1 (3.57%) QA Tester
8 1 (3.57%) QA Test Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Automated Tester
8 1 (3.57%) QA Specialist
8 1 (3.57%) Automation Test Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Test Leader
8 1 (3.57%) QA Leader
8 1 (3.57%) Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.71%) Credit Risk
3 2 (7.14%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.57%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (3.57%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 11 (39.29%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (67.86%) Software Testing
2 16 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (35.71%) Automated Testing
4 9 (32.14%) Performance Management
5 8 (28.57%) Regression Testing
6 7 (25.00%) Validation
6 7 (25.00%) Scrum
6 7 (25.00%) Load Testing
6 7 (25.00%) Data Validation
6 7 (25.00%) SDLC
7 6 (21.43%) User Stories
8 5 (17.86%) Automation Testing
9 4 (14.29%) Test Automation
9 4 (14.29%) OOP
9 4 (14.29%) OO
10 3 (10.71%) DSDM
10 3 (10.71%) Manual Testing
10 3 (10.71%) Time Management
10 3 (10.71%) TDD
10 3 (10.71%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) C#
1 8 (28.57%) C++
2 7 (25.00%) Java
3 3 (10.71%) SQL
4 1 (3.57%) Python
4 1 (3.57%) Ruby
4 1 (3.57%) C
4 1 (3.57%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (39.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 10 (35.71%) Degree
2 10 (35.71%) ISEB
3 4 (14.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (96.43%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) HP
2 1 (3.57%) IBM
Nottingham
Experian
Salary: £Competitive+package
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, 25 days, Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
TDX Group
Salary: COmpetitive + pension, healthcare
Posted: 13 days ago
Nottingham
Experian
Salary: £Competitive + Bonus
Posted: 22 days ago