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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 21 38 51
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +13
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 9 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 4.37% 2.33% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.49% 2.76% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 1
Median salary £36,250 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
164 217 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 79.61% 84.11% 83.51%
Number of salaries quoted 148 199 185
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -14.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

The demand trend of job ads across the Solihull region citing Test Scripting as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Solihull

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT jobs citing Test Scripting also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Solihull region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (50.00%) Scrum
2 8 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 8 (50.00%) Agile Testing
2 8 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 8 (50.00%) Automation Testing
3 7 (43.75%) Non-Functional Testing
3 7 (43.75%) Unit Testing
3 7 (43.75%) Manual Testing
3 7 (43.75%) SQL
3 7 (43.75%) QA
4 6 (37.50%) System Testing
5 5 (31.25%) Mobile App
5 5 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (31.25%) Smoke Testing
5 5 (31.25%) Web Services
5 5 (31.25%) Regression Testing
6 4 (25.00%) Data Flow Diagram
6 4 (25.00%) Mentoring
7 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (18.75%) Test Automation
7 3 (18.75%) Reinsurance
7 3 (18.75%) Workflow Management
7 3 (18.75%) Performance Testing
7 3 (18.75%) Workflow
8 2 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
8 2 (12.50%) ERP
8 2 (12.50%) ISEB
8 2 (12.50%) Defect Management

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics NAV
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Analyst
2 8 (50.00%) Test Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) Software Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) Software Test Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) Tester
4 4 (25.00%) Business Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) Software Tester
5 3 (18.75%) Lead Tester
5 3 (18.75%) Senior Software Tester
5 3 (18.75%) Senior Tester
5 3 (18.75%) Test Leader
6 2 (12.50%) Insurance Business Analyst
6 2 (12.50%) Lead Test Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) Financial Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) Senior Test Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) Service Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) Systems Tester
7 1 (6.25%) UAT Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Mobile App
2 3 (18.75%) Reinsurance
3 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.25%) EPoS
4 1 (6.25%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) Agile Testing
2 8 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 8 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 8 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 8 (50.00%) Scrum
2 8 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (43.75%) Manual Testing
3 7 (43.75%) Non-Functional Testing
3 7 (43.75%) Unit Testing
4 6 (37.50%) System Testing
5 5 (31.25%) Regression Testing
5 5 (31.25%) Smoke Testing
6 4 (25.00%) Data Flow Diagram
6 4 (25.00%) Mentoring
7 3 (18.75%) Performance Testing
7 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (18.75%) Test Automation
7 3 (18.75%) Workflow
7 3 (18.75%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (43.75%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft