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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 46 61 74
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +13
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 31 12 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 4.53% 1.92% 1.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.08% 2.19% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 30 12 10
Median salary £30,000 £28,550 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.07% -1.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £28,375
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +4.28%
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
610 549 618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 89.05% 87.84% 80.26%
Number of salaries quoted 544 476 480
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,550 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 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 25 June 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 25 June 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 0 16 £32,500 +3.17%
Tamworth +6 14 £28,750 +0.70%
Test Scripting
West Midlands

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 20 (44.44%) SQL
2 19 (42.22%) Microsoft
3 18 (40.00%) SDLC
4 17 (37.78%) Software Testing
5 16 (35.56%) Automated Testing
5 16 (35.56%) MS Excel
6 15 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 15 (33.33%) QA
6 15 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 12 (26.67%) C#
7 12 (26.67%) HTML
7 12 (26.67%) ISEB
8 11 (24.44%) Project Management
8 11 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (24.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 11 (24.44%) SQL Server 2008
9 10 (22.22%) Test Automation
9 10 (22.22%) Test Planning
10 9 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
11 8 (17.78%) .NET
11 8 (17.78%) Test Management
12 7 (15.56%) Windows 7
12 7 (15.56%) Black-Box Testing
12 7 (15.56%) VBA
12 7 (15.56%) Windows
12 7 (15.56%) MS Access
12 7 (15.56%) VB
12 7 (15.56%) Scrum
12 7 (15.56%) Regression Testing
12 7 (15.56%) ISEB Practitioner

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 16 (35.56%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.89%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) HTTP
1 2 (4.44%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (24.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (15.56%) MS Access
4 6 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (4.44%) Relational Database
6 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (15.56%) QADirector
1 7 (15.56%) TestPartner
2 6 (13.33%) JIRA
3 5 (11.11%) Selenium
4 4 (8.89%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (6.67%) Jenkins
6 2 (4.44%) TestComplete
General
1 7 (15.56%) Retail
2 5 (11.11%) Finance
3 2 (4.44%) Games
4 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 37 (82.22%) Tester
2 28 (62.22%) Software Tester
3 11 (24.44%) Analyst
3 11 (24.44%) Test Analyst
4 9 (20.00%) Automation Tester
5 7 (15.56%) Software Analyst
5 7 (15.56%) Software Test Analyst
6 5 (11.11%) Manual Tester
7 4 (8.89%) Applications Tester
7 4 (8.89%) Test Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) Graduate
8 3 (6.67%) Graduate Analyst
8 3 (6.67%) Graduate Test Analyst
8 3 (6.67%) Junior
8 3 (6.67%) Junior Analyst
8 3 (6.67%) Junior Test Analyst
9 2 (4.44%) Java Engineer
9 2 (4.44%) Senior Software Tester
9 2 (4.44%) Senior Tester
9 2 (4.44%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (26.67%) HTML
2 8 (17.78%) .NET
3 4 (8.89%) EDI
4 3 (6.67%) CSS
5 2 (4.44%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) Computer Science
2 5 (11.11%) Client/Server
2 5 (11.11%) Driving Licence
3 2 (4.44%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.56%) Windows
1 7 (15.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.00%) SDLC
2 17 (37.78%) Software Testing
3 16 (35.56%) Automated Testing
4 15 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 11 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (24.44%) Project Management
6 10 (22.22%) Test Automation
6 10 (22.22%) Test Planning
7 9 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
8 8 (17.78%) Test Management
9 7 (15.56%) Black-Box Testing
9 7 (15.56%) Performance Testing
9 7 (15.56%) Regression Testing
9 7 (15.56%) Scrum
10 5 (11.11%) BDD
10 5 (11.11%) Risk Management
10 5 (11.11%) TDD
11 4 (8.89%) Automation Testing
11 4 (8.89%) Data Validation
11 4 (8.89%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 20 (44.44%) SQL
2 12 (26.67%) C#
3 7 (15.56%) VB
3 7 (15.56%) VBA
4 5 (11.11%) VB.NET
5 3 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (26.67%) ISEB
2 11 (24.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (15.56%) Degree
3 7 (15.56%) ISEB Practitioner
3 7 (15.56%) ISTQB
4 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (42.22%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.89%) MKS
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