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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 57 53 44
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -9
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 11 18 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.14% 2.99% 4.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.30% 3.47% 4.88%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 20
Median salary £32,500 £33,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,250 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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
478 519 471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 93.18% 86.21% 84.11%
Number of salaries quoted 388 475 405
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £28,550 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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 -6 6 £35,000 -12.50%
Cannock - 2 £32,000 -
Stafford - 2 £32,000 -
Tamworth +7 1 £37,000 -7.50% 2
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 22 January 2017, 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 10 (52.63%) SQL
1 10 (52.63%) Regression Testing
2 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 9 (47.37%) Logistics
3 8 (42.11%) QA
3 8 (42.11%) Data Validation
3 8 (42.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (42.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (42.11%) EDI
3 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
3 8 (42.11%) Validation
4 7 (36.84%) Software Testing
5 5 (26.32%) ISEB
6 4 (21.05%) Coaching
6 4 (21.05%) People Management
6 4 (21.05%) Process Improvement
7 3 (15.79%) ISTQB
7 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
8 1 (5.26%) MySQL
8 1 (5.26%) Web Services
8 1 (5.26%) Windows
8 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
8 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
8 1 (5.26%) Project Management
8 1 (5.26%) Java
8 1 (5.26%) Selenium
8 1 (5.26%) Web Testing
8 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (5.26%) Automated Testing

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 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
1 8 (42.11%) SQL Server 2008
1 8 (42.11%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.26%) Selenium
General
1 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Tester
2 9 (47.37%) Applications Tester
3 3 (15.79%) Lead Project Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Project Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Software Tester
4 2 (10.53%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Project Leader
4 2 (10.53%) QA Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) QA Test Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Test Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Test Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Lead Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Manual Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) QA Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Software QA Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Software QA Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Leader
5 1 (5.26%) Test Project Leader
5 1 (5.26%) Testing Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) EDI
2 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
1 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Regression Testing
2 9 (47.37%) Logistics
3 8 (42.11%) Data Validation
3 8 (42.11%) Validation
4 7 (36.84%) Software Testing
5 4 (21.05%) Coaching
5 4 (21.05%) People Management
5 4 (21.05%) Process Improvement
6 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.26%) Automated Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.26%) Defect Management
6 1 (5.26%) Functional Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Project Management
6 1 (5.26%) SDLC
6 1 (5.26%) Test Strategy
6 1 (5.26%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) ISEB
2 3 (15.79%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (42.11%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £33000 - £41000 per annum + 5 weeks hol
Posted: 6 days ago