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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
East of England / Suffolk
Rank 54 70 60
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -10
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 2 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.54% 0.50% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 0.57% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 3
Median salary £25,000 £35,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +27.27%
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 Suffolk region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
310 526 428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 84.47% 87.23% 79.70%
Number of salaries quoted 276 441 348
Median salary £42,500 £44,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.49% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of job ads across the Suffolk 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 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 20 February 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
Woodbridge - 2 £25,000 -
Test Scripting
East of England

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 10 (52.63%) ISEB
2 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 7 (36.84%) Software Testing
2 7 (36.84%) Non-Functional Testing
3 6 (31.58%) Process Improvement
3 6 (31.58%) Regression Testing
4 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (26.32%) Functional Testing
4 5 (26.32%) Manual Testing
5 4 (21.05%) Atlassian
5 4 (21.05%) Software Deployment
5 4 (21.05%) TortoiseSVN
5 4 (21.05%) Hudson
5 4 (21.05%) SDLC
5 4 (21.05%) Subversion
5 4 (21.05%) Data Analysis
5 4 (21.05%) ISTQB
5 4 (21.05%) Windows
5 4 (21.05%) Eclipse
6 3 (15.79%) Load Testing
6 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (10.53%) Selenium
7 2 (10.53%) Test Management
7 2 (10.53%) SoapUI
7 2 (10.53%) Automation Testing
7 2 (10.53%) LoadUI
7 2 (10.53%) Agile Testing
7 2 (10.53%) JMeter
7 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL
7 2 (10.53%) SQL

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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:

Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Eclipse
1 4 (21.05%) Hudson
1 4 (21.05%) Subversion
1 4 (21.05%) TortoiseSVN
2 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (10.53%) JIRA
3 2 (10.53%) JMeter
3 2 (10.53%) LoadUI
3 2 (10.53%) Selenium
3 2 (10.53%) SoapUI
4 1 (5.26%) HP UFT
4 1 (5.26%) Rational Performance Tester
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Analyst
1 13 (68.42%) Test Analyst
2 7 (36.84%) Tester
3 4 (21.05%) Deployment Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Financial Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Service Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Test Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Software Tester
5 2 (10.53%) Graduate
5 2 (10.53%) Graduate Software Tester
5 2 (10.53%) Graduate Tester
5 2 (10.53%) Manual Test Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Performance Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Performance Test Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) QA Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) QA Test Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Software Test Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Systems Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Non-Functional Testing
1 7 (36.84%) Software Testing
2 6 (31.58%) Process Improvement
2 6 (31.58%) Regression Testing
3 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (26.32%) Functional Testing
3 5 (26.32%) Manual Testing
4 4 (21.05%) Data Analysis
4 4 (21.05%) SDLC
4 4 (21.05%) Software Deployment
5 3 (15.79%) Load Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Agile Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Automation Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Test Management
7 1 (5.26%) Performance Testing
7 1 (5.26%) System Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) ISEB
2 4 (21.05%) ISTQB
3 2 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Atlassian
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft