The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 41 42 44
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 10 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 2.89% 0.36% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.61% 0.42% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 3
Average salary £33,173 £40,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.06% +21.21%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Test Scripting
Cambridgeshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
277 239 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 80.06% 86.59% 82.22%
Number of salaries quoted 220 222 240
Average salary £45,000 £43,750 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +8.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
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 Peterborough

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

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Peterborough

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 10 (43.48%) QA
2 9 (39.13%) Regression Testing
3 6 (26.09%) ISEB
3 6 (26.09%) ISTQB
3 6 (26.09%) SDLC
4 5 (21.74%) Selenium
4 5 (21.74%) Degree
4 5 (21.74%) Test Management
4 5 (21.74%) Manual Testing
4 5 (21.74%) ITIL
5 4 (17.39%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (17.39%) Java
5 4 (17.39%) .NET
5 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
5 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET
5 4 (17.39%) MVC
5 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
5 4 (17.39%) TDD
5 4 (17.39%) Banking
5 4 (17.39%) Automated Testing
5 4 (17.39%) JIRA
5 4 (17.39%) Performance Testing
5 4 (17.39%) Unit Testing
5 4 (17.39%) Integration Testing
5 4 (17.39%) Web Testing
5 4 (17.39%) WCF
5 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
5 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (17.39%) User Stories

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Selenium
2 4 (17.39%) JIRA
General
1 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
1 4 (17.39%) Banking
2 2 (8.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Test Manager
2 7 (30.43%) Analyst
2 7 (30.43%) Testing Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Selenium Tester
3 4 (17.39%) Senior Programmer
3 4 (17.39%) QA Test Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Tester
3 4 (17.39%) Analyst Programmer
3 4 (17.39%) Programmer
3 4 (17.39%) QA Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Senior Analyst Programmer
4 3 (13.04%) Test Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Development Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) .NET
1 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET
1 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
1 4 (17.39%) WCF
1 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Regression Testing
2 6 (26.09%) SDLC
3 5 (21.74%) ITIL
3 5 (21.74%) Test Management
3 5 (21.74%) Manual Testing
4 4 (17.39%) Performance Testing
4 4 (17.39%) Unit Testing
4 4 (17.39%) Integration Testing
4 4 (17.39%) Web Testing
4 4 (17.39%) MVC
4 4 (17.39%) TDD
4 4 (17.39%) Automated Testing
4 4 (17.39%) User Stories
5 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (8.70%) Change Control
5 2 (8.70%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (8.70%) Software Testing
6 1 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Validation
6 1 (4.35%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) ISEB
1 6 (26.09%) ISTQB
2 5 (21.74%) Degree
3 4 (17.39%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (43.48%) QA