The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Peterborough region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 40 46 46
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 7 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 2.41% 0.86% 2.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.95% 1.07% 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 10
Average salary £47,500 £33,000 £26,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.93% +23.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £30,448 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £33,000 £30,200
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
237 281 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 81.44% 80.98% 77.26%
Number of salaries quoted 208 237 230
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £66,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Test Scripting
Cambridgeshire

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 11 July 2014, 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 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
1 4 (36.36%) JDA
1 4 (36.36%) Retail
1 4 (36.36%) Logistics
1 4 (36.36%) Automated Testing
1 4 (36.36%) ISTQB
1 4 (36.36%) Selenium
1 4 (36.36%) QA
1 4 (36.36%) RedPrairie
1 4 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (27.27%) ZigBee
2 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 3 (27.27%) Software Testing
2 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
3 2 (18.18%) TDD
3 2 (18.18%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (18.18%) Python
3 2 (18.18%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) ISEB
3 2 (18.18%) Ruby
3 2 (18.18%) WATIR
3 2 (18.18%) Sahi
3 2 (18.18%) WebDriver
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (18.18%) F#
3 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
3 2 (18.18%) Jasmine
3 2 (18.18%) Automation Testing

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Selenium
2 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (18.18%) Sahi
2 2 (18.18%) WebDriver
2 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
2 2 (18.18%) Jasmine
2 2 (18.18%) Selenium IDE
2 2 (18.18%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (18.18%) WATIR
General
1 4 (36.36%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Test Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) QA Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Software Test Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Software Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) IT Manager
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Test Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Software Test Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Systems Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Logistics
1 4 (36.36%) Automated Testing
1 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
2 3 (27.27%) Software Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
3 2 (18.18%) BDD
3 2 (18.18%) TDD
3 2 (18.18%) Automation Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) Python
2 2 (18.18%) C#
2 2 (18.18%) Ruby
2 2 (18.18%) F#
3 1 (9.09%) C
3 1 (9.09%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) ISTQB
2 3 (27.27%) Degree
3 2 (18.18%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) JDA
1 4 (36.36%) RedPrairie