The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 54 55 68
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +13
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 10 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.11% 2.79% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.67% 3.35% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 3
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +32.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £28,500 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £45,000 £34,800
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Test Scripting
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Suffolk region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
374 448 406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 78.90% 83.43% 70.61%
Number of salaries quoted 291 401 369
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Suffolk

Test Scripting
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 27 November 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
Ipswich 0 9 £37,500 -16.66% 2
Test Scripting
East of England

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 13 (72.22%) SQL
2 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (38.89%) PL/SQL
4 6 (33.33%) Test Management
4 6 (33.33%) Agile Testing
5 5 (27.78%) C#
5 5 (27.78%) Java
6 4 (22.22%) Automation Testing
6 4 (22.22%) Test Strategy
6 4 (22.22%) Test Automation
7 3 (16.67%) JIRA
7 3 (16.67%) Selenium
7 3 (16.67%) Use Case
7 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (16.67%) ISEB
7 3 (16.67%) JMeter
8 2 (11.11%) Finance
8 2 (11.11%) Project Management
8 2 (11.11%) Change Management
8 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
8 2 (11.11%) MS Project
8 2 (11.11%) SOAP
8 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
8 2 (11.11%) LoadUI
8 2 (11.11%) People Management
8 2 (11.11%) SoapUI
8 2 (11.11%) QA
9 1 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (5.56%) Usability Testing
9 1 (5.56%) Manual Testing

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 (11.11%) MS Project
2 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) JMeter
1 3 (16.67%) JIRA
1 3 (16.67%) Selenium
1 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (11.11%) SoapUI
2 2 (11.11%) LoadUI
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Analyst
2 8 (44.44%) Test Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Consultant
3 4 (22.22%) Test Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) Test Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Automation Test Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Automation Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Automation Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Financial Business Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) IT Business Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Business Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Tester
6 1 (5.56%) Test Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Software Tester
6 1 (5.56%) Web Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Software Test Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (33.33%) Test Management
2 6 (33.33%) Agile Testing
3 4 (22.22%) Test Automation
3 4 (22.22%) Automation Testing
3 4 (22.22%) Test Strategy
4 3 (16.67%) Use Case
5 2 (11.11%) Project Management
5 2 (11.11%) Change Management
5 2 (11.11%) People Management
5 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
6 1 (5.56%) Functional Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Regression Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Software Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (5.56%) Usability Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Manual Testing
6 1 (5.56%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) SQL
2 7 (38.89%) PL/SQL
3 5 (27.78%) C#
3 5 (27.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) ISEB
2 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
Ipswich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Suffolk
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago