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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 55 51 68
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +17
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 15 19 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.42% 3.53% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.82% 4.38% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 15 15 1
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -25.88%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
531 434 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 85.65% 80.67% 81.13%
Number of salaries quoted 484 380 374
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,445 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 13 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Burton-upon-Trent - 5 £32,500 -
Stoke-on-Trent -7 3 £40,000 +23.07%
Tamworth - 3 £45,000 - 1
Lichfield - 3 £35,000 - 2
Test Scripting
West Midlands

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 17 (45.95%) SDLC
2 16 (43.24%) Software Testing
3 14 (37.84%) Automated Testing
4 13 (35.14%) Finance
5 10 (27.03%) Test Management
6 8 (21.62%) JIRA
6 8 (21.62%) QA
7 7 (18.92%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (18.92%) WFM
7 7 (18.92%) MKS
7 7 (18.92%) Project Management
7 7 (18.92%) HTML
7 7 (18.92%) Java
7 7 (18.92%) CSS
7 7 (18.92%) MS Excel
7 7 (18.92%) MS Office
7 7 (18.92%) ERP
8 6 (16.22%) SQL
8 6 (16.22%) .NET
8 6 (16.22%) Selenium
8 6 (16.22%) Release Management
8 6 (16.22%) Test Strategy
9 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (13.51%) Regression Testing
9 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
10 4 (10.81%) JDA
10 4 (10.81%) Sage
10 4 (10.81%) SAP
10 4 (10.81%) CRM
10 4 (10.81%) Kronos

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (10.81%) Moodle
1 4 (10.81%) Totara
Applications
1 7 (18.92%) MS Excel
1 7 (18.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (10.81%) ResourceLink
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (21.62%) JIRA
2 6 (16.22%) Selenium
3 3 (8.11%) Jenkins
3 3 (8.11%) WebDriver
4 2 (5.41%) AccuRev
4 2 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.70%) Appium
General
1 13 (35.14%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (43.24%) Tester
2 12 (32.43%) Software Tester
3 8 (21.62%) Automated Tester
4 7 (18.92%) Analyst
5 6 (16.22%) Applications Support
5 6 (16.22%) Test Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) Automation Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Test Automation Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Test Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Test Manager
7 2 (5.41%) QA Tester
8 1 (2.70%) Agile Tester
8 1 (2.70%) Automation Test Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) QA Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) QA Test Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Software Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Software Test Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Web Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Web Test Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.92%) CSS
1 7 (18.92%) HTML
2 6 (16.22%) .NET
3 3 (8.11%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (10.81%) e-Learning
3 3 (8.11%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.70%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (45.95%) SDLC
2 16 (43.24%) Software Testing
3 14 (37.84%) Automated Testing
4 10 (27.03%) Test Management
5 7 (18.92%) ERP
5 7 (18.92%) Project Management
5 7 (18.92%) WFM
6 6 (16.22%) Release Management
6 6 (16.22%) Test Strategy
7 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (13.51%) Regression Testing
8 4 (10.81%) CRM
8 4 (10.81%) Test Automation
9 3 (8.11%) Functional Testing
9 3 (8.11%) Logistics
9 3 (8.11%) Open Source
9 3 (8.11%) Scrum
9 3 (8.11%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (5.41%) Automation Testing
10 2 (5.41%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.92%) Java
2 6 (16.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) ISTQB
2 2 (5.41%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (21.62%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (18.92%) MKS
2 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.81%) JDA
3 4 (10.81%) Kronos
3 4 (10.81%) Oneserve
3 4 (10.81%) RedPrairie
3 4 (10.81%) Sage
3 4 (10.81%) SAP
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £32000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £32000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £27000 - £29000 per annum + training and excellent package
Posted: 5 days ago