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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 82 87 60
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -27
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 29 12 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 2.07% 1.05% 2.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.38% 1.26% 3.78%
Number of salaries quoted 19 12 28
Average salary £35,000 £28,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £32,250 £44,050
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
1219 952 926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 86.82% 83.22% 79.08%
Number of salaries quoted 959 742 714
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
(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 +6 23 £35,000 +34.61% 3
Retford - 3 £32,500 -
Test Scripting
East Midlands

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 33 (94.29%) QA
2 23 (65.71%) Software Testing
3 21 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (57.14%) Microsoft
5 14 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 13 (37.14%) MS Office
6 13 (37.14%) Windows
6 13 (37.14%) Degree
7 12 (34.29%) Marketing
7 12 (34.29%) Selenium
7 12 (34.29%) C#
7 12 (34.29%) MS Excel
7 12 (34.29%) ISEB
8 11 (31.43%) Automated Testing
8 11 (31.43%) SDLC
9 10 (28.57%) Performance Management
9 10 (28.57%) C++
9 10 (28.57%) Java
10 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
10 9 (25.71%) HP UFT
10 9 (25.71%) LoadRunner
10 9 (25.71%) Validation
10 9 (25.71%) Data Validation
11 8 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (22.86%) Automation Testing
11 8 (22.86%) Scrum
11 8 (22.86%) ISTQB
11 8 (22.86%) Regression Testing
12 7 (20.00%) Visual Studio
12 7 (20.00%) SilkTest

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (37.14%) MS Office
2 12 (34.29%) MS Excel
3 3 (8.57%) MS Visio
3 3 (8.57%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (8.57%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (34.29%) Selenium
2 9 (25.71%) HP UFT
2 9 (25.71%) LoadRunner
3 7 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 7 (20.00%) SilkTest
3 7 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (14.29%) WebDriver
5 3 (8.57%) SpecFlow
6 2 (5.71%) Ranorex
6 2 (5.71%) JMeter
6 2 (5.71%) TestComplete
General
1 12 (34.29%) Marketing
2 7 (20.00%) Finance
3 3 (8.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (48.57%) Analyst
2 10 (28.57%) Tester
2 10 (28.57%) QA Analyst
3 7 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Software Tester
4 4 (11.43%) Automation Test Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Automation Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Automated Test Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Automated Tester
5 3 (8.57%) Test Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Test Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Tester
6 2 (5.71%) QA Tester
6 2 (5.71%) QA Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) QA Test Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Senior QA Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Junior Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Test Leader
7 1 (2.86%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.57%) Credit Risk
3 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.86%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (2.86%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.86%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 13 (37.14%) Windows
2 2 (5.71%) Linux
2 2 (5.71%) Mac OS X
2 2 (5.71%) Windows 7
2 2 (5.71%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (65.71%) Software Testing
2 21 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (31.43%) Automated Testing
3 11 (31.43%) SDLC
4 10 (28.57%) Performance Management
5 9 (25.71%) Data Validation
5 9 (25.71%) Validation
6 8 (22.86%) Scrum
6 8 (22.86%) Regression Testing
6 8 (22.86%) Automation Testing
7 7 (20.00%) Load Testing
8 6 (17.14%) Test Automation
8 6 (17.14%) User Stories
8 6 (17.14%) OOP
8 6 (17.14%) OO
9 4 (11.43%) Electronic Trading
9 4 (11.43%) Manual Testing
10 3 (8.57%) Time Management
10 3 (8.57%) DSDM
10 3 (8.57%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (34.29%) C#
2 10 (28.57%) C++
2 10 (28.57%) Java
3 3 (8.57%) SQL
4 2 (5.71%) Python
4 2 (5.71%) Ruby
4 2 (5.71%) C
4 2 (5.71%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 13 (37.14%) Degree
3 12 (34.29%) ISEB
4 8 (22.86%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (94.29%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.71%) HP
3 1 (2.86%) IBM
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Experian
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Posted: 4 days ago
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