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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 43 46 56
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +10
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 1 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 0.36% 0.90% 1.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 1.12% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 7
Average salary £40,000 £33,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% +26.92%
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
232 267 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 83.75% 80.18% 78.13%
Number of salaries quoted 218 224 273
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 28 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (57.14%) SQL
1 4 (57.14%) JDA
1 4 (57.14%) Retail
1 4 (57.14%) Logistics
1 4 (57.14%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (57.14%) RedPrairie
2 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Ruby
3 2 (28.57%) Jasmine
3 2 (28.57%) Automation Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Selenium IDE
3 2 (28.57%) QA
3 2 (28.57%) Sahi
3 2 (28.57%) WebDriver
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
3 2 (28.57%) WATIR
3 2 (28.57%) Selenium
3 2 (28.57%) F#
3 2 (28.57%) BDD
4 1 (14.29%) Product Management
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) ZigBee
4 1 (14.29%) Software Testing

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 1 (14.29%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Jasmine
1 2 (28.57%) Selenium IDE
1 2 (28.57%) Sahi
1 2 (28.57%) WebDriver
1 2 (28.57%) WATIR
1 2 (28.57%) Selenium
General
1 4 (57.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Test Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) IT Manager
2 2 (28.57%) QA Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Software Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Logistics
1 4 (57.14%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
3 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Automation Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) BDD
4 1 (14.29%) Product Management
4 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) Python
2 2 (28.57%) Ruby
2 2 (28.57%) F#
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) JDA
1 4 (57.14%) RedPrairie