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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 45 69 57
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -12
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 24 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.80% 0.32% 1.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.72% 0.44% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 23 0 10
Average salary £32,500 - £34,500
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 - £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 - £37,200
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
509 458 399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 80.54% 73.75% 76.88%
Number of salaries quoted 432 387 325
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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
Stoke-on-Trent +20 11 £37,750 -
Stafford - 5 £21,500 - 1
Lichfield - 2 £32,500 -
Tamworth - 1 £32,500 -
Test Scripting
West Midlands

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 26 (65.00%) Software Testing
2 20 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 16 (40.00%) Selenium
3 16 (40.00%) WebDriver
4 14 (35.00%) SQL
5 13 (32.50%) Java
5 13 (32.50%) Finance
5 13 (32.50%) SQL Server
6 12 (30.00%) ISEB
7 11 (27.50%) QA
8 9 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (20.00%) ISTQB
9 8 (20.00%) .NET
10 7 (17.50%) Automated Testing
10 7 (17.50%) Automation Testing
10 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 7 (17.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (17.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (15.00%) Web Testing
11 6 (15.00%) Back Office
12 5 (12.50%) Visual Studio
12 5 (12.50%) JIRA
12 5 (12.50%) Manual Testing
12 5 (12.50%) CRM
12 5 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (12.50%) Regression Testing
13 4 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (10.00%) Test Automation
13 4 (10.00%) Test Management
13 4 (10.00%) Degree

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (32.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 7 (17.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (17.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (40.00%) Selenium
1 16 (40.00%) WebDriver
2 5 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 5 (12.50%) JIRA
3 4 (10.00%) MSTest
4 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (32.50%) Finance
2 6 (15.00%) Back Office
3 3 (7.50%) Games
4 2 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 16 (40.00%) Analyst
2 14 (35.00%) Test Analyst
3 13 (32.50%) Tester
4 11 (27.50%) Automation Engineer
5 6 (15.00%) Software Tester
6 4 (10.00%) Junior
6 4 (10.00%) QA Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) Junior Tester
7 3 (7.50%) Automation Tester
8 2 (5.00%) Junior Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) QA Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Database Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Junior Software Tester
9 1 (2.50%) Automation Test Analyst
9 1 (2.50%) Software Engineer
9 1 (2.50%) IT Manager
9 1 (2.50%) Web Tester
9 1 (2.50%) Test Engineer
9 1 (2.50%) QA Tester
9 1 (2.50%) Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.00%) .NET
2 2 (5.00%) CSS
2 2 (5.00%) HTML
3 1 (2.50%) EDI
3 1 (2.50%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.00%) Open Source
2 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (65.00%) Software Testing
2 20 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 9 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (17.50%) Automation Testing
4 7 (17.50%) Automated Testing
5 6 (15.00%) Web Testing
6 5 (12.50%) Manual Testing
6 5 (12.50%) Regression Testing
6 5 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (12.50%) CRM
7 4 (10.00%) Test Automation
7 4 (10.00%) Test Management
8 3 (7.50%) Test Planning
9 2 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (5.00%) Change Management
9 2 (5.00%) Scrum
10 1 (2.50%) Logistics
10 1 (2.50%) Supply Chain Management
10 1 (2.50%) Service Delivery
10 1 (2.50%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.00%) SQL
2 13 (32.50%) Java
3 2 (5.00%) C#
4 1 (2.50%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (30.00%) ISEB
2 8 (20.00%) ISTQB
3 4 (10.00%) Degree
3 4 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (27.50%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle
2 1 (2.50%) Symbian
Stafford, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago