The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 39 34 48
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +14
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 11 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 3.69% 4.74% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.66% 5.29% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 2
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +22.80%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Test Scripting
West 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 Solihull region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
236 227 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 79.19% 89.72% 75.70%
Number of salaries quoted 203 130 110
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +6.25%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Solihull

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 8 (61.54%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (46.15%) ISEB
2 6 (46.15%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (38.46%) Billing
3 5 (38.46%) Data Analysis
3 5 (38.46%) Software Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Time Management
3 5 (38.46%) Workflow
3 5 (38.46%) Regression Testing
4 3 (23.08%) C#
4 3 (23.08%) HTML
4 3 (23.08%) SQL
4 3 (23.08%) .NET
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
4 3 (23.08%) CSS
4 3 (23.08%) Web Services
4 3 (23.08%) XML
4 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
4 3 (23.08%) Automation Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Scrum
4 3 (23.08%) ISTQB
4 3 (23.08%) Degree
4 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
4 3 (23.08%) QA
4 3 (23.08%) Selenium
5 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Manual Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) GAP Analysis

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Selenium
General
1 5 (38.46%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Tester
2 7 (53.85%) Analyst
2 7 (53.85%) Business Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Test Manager
3 3 (23.08%) Software Tester
4 1 (7.69%) IT Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) HTML
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
1 3 (23.08%) CSS
1 3 (23.08%) Web Services
1 3 (23.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Time Management
3 5 (38.46%) Software Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Data Analysis
3 5 (38.46%) Regression Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Workflow
4 3 (23.08%) Scrum
4 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
4 3 (23.08%) Automation Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Manual Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) C#
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) ISEB
2 3 (23.08%) ISTQB
2 3 (23.08%) Degree
3 1 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) QA
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
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