The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 61 47 47
Rank change year-on-year
-14 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 11 22 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.80% 4.00% 4.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.94% 4.68% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 28
Median salary £31,500 £32,500 £32,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.07% -0.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,525 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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 Staffordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
567 470 560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 92.65% 85.45% 83.46%
Number of salaries quoted 478 421 475
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,980 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Test Scripting
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent -12 7 £27,500 -35.29% 1
Cannock - 2 £32,000 -
Stafford - 2 £32,000 -
Burton-upon-Trent -3 1 £26,500 -18.46%
Test Scripting
West Midlands

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 17 (56.67%) Regression Testing
1 17 (56.67%) SQL
1 17 (56.67%) Microsoft
2 16 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 16 (53.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (46.67%) Data Validation
3 14 (46.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 14 (46.67%) Logistics
3 14 (46.67%) EDI
3 14 (46.67%) Validation
4 11 (36.67%) Software Testing
5 9 (30.00%) QA
5 9 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (23.33%) ISEB
7 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (16.67%) Web Testing
7 5 (16.67%) SDLC
8 4 (13.33%) Automation Testing
8 4 (13.33%) iPad
8 4 (13.33%) Games
9 3 (10.00%) Project Management
9 3 (10.00%) Retail
9 3 (10.00%) Java
9 3 (10.00%) Windows
9 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
9 3 (10.00%) Jenkins
9 3 (10.00%) Selenium
9 3 (10.00%) ISTQB
9 3 (10.00%) Automated Testing
9 3 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (53.33%) SQL Server
1 16 (53.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 14 (46.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (6.67%) MS Access
5 1 (3.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (10.00%) Selenium
2 2 (6.67%) AccuRev
2 2 (6.67%) JIRA
2 2 (6.67%) QADirector
2 2 (6.67%) TestPartner
2 2 (6.67%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (13.33%) Games
2 3 (10.00%) Retail
3 2 (6.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 23 (76.67%) Tester
2 12 (40.00%) Applications Tester
3 9 (30.00%) Software Tester
4 4 (13.33%) Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Test Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Software Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Software Test Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Test Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Automation Tester
6 2 (6.67%) Games Tester
6 2 (6.67%) Test Automation Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Web Tester
7 1 (3.33%) Java Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Lead Project Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Manual Test Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) QA Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) QA Test Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Software Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Software Project Leader
7 1 (3.33%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (46.67%) EDI
2 2 (6.67%) HTML
3 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) iPad
2 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) Regression Testing
2 14 (46.67%) Data Validation
2 14 (46.67%) Logistics
2 14 (46.67%) Validation
3 11 (36.67%) Software Testing
4 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (16.67%) SDLC
4 5 (16.67%) Web Testing
5 4 (13.33%) Automation Testing
6 3 (10.00%) Automated Testing
6 3 (10.00%) Project Management
7 2 (6.67%) Black-Box Testing
7 2 (6.67%) Coaching
7 2 (6.67%) Open Source
7 2 (6.67%) People Management
7 2 (6.67%) Performance Testing
7 2 (6.67%) Process Improvement
7 2 (6.67%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (6.67%) Test Planning
7 2 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (56.67%) SQL
2 3 (10.00%) Java
3 2 (6.67%) C#
3 2 (6.67%) VB
3 2 (6.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) ISEB
2 3 (10.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (6.67%) Degree
3 2 (6.67%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (30.00%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (56.67%) Microsoft
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum
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