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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 40 52 53
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +1
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 18 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 3.78% 0.71% 1.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.39% 0.82% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 15 2 6
Median salary £30,500 £38,750 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.29% +1.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £37,750 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £39,750 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
410 365 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 86.13% 86.08% 80.14%
Number of salaries quoted 363 307 297
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
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
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram 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 1 October 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
Ipswich +13 14 £30,500 -21.29% 1
Bury St Edmunds - 1 £32,500 -
Test Scripting
East of England

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 20 (47.62%) ISEB
2 17 (40.48%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (35.71%) Finance
4 14 (33.33%) SDLC
5 12 (28.57%) QA
5 12 (28.57%) Manual Testing
6 10 (23.81%) SQL
7 9 (21.43%) Regression Testing
7 9 (21.43%) Non-Functional Testing
8 8 (19.05%) Process Improvement
8 8 (19.05%) Agile Testing
8 8 (19.05%) Selenium
8 8 (19.05%) Software Testing
8 8 (19.05%) PL/SQL
9 7 (16.67%) Test Management
10 6 (14.29%) JIRA
10 6 (14.29%) ISTQB
10 6 (14.29%) SoapUI
10 6 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (14.29%) SOAP
11 5 (11.90%) JMeter
11 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
11 5 (11.90%) LoadUI
12 4 (9.52%) Technical Analysis
12 4 (9.52%) Automated Testing
13 3 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 3 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
14 2 (4.76%) Load Testing
14 2 (4.76%) System Testing
14 2 (4.76%) Data Protection

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (19.05%) Selenium
2 6 (14.29%) JIRA
2 6 (14.29%) SoapUI
2 6 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (11.90%) JMeter
3 5 (11.90%) LoadUI
4 2 (4.76%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.76%) Robot Framework
5 1 (2.38%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (35.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 33 (78.57%) Analyst
1 33 (78.57%) Test Analyst
2 8 (19.05%) Tester
3 6 (14.29%) Manual Test Analyst
3 6 (14.29%) Software Tester
4 4 (9.52%) QA Tester
4 4 (9.52%) Software QA Tester
5 3 (7.14%) QA Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) QA Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) QA Test Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Software Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Software QA Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Software Test Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Systems Test Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Test Leader
6 2 (4.76%) Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Python Developer
6 2 (4.76%) SQL Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Graduate Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.29%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (40.48%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (33.33%) SDLC
3 12 (28.57%) Manual Testing
4 9 (21.43%) Non-Functional Testing
4 9 (21.43%) Regression Testing
5 8 (19.05%) Agile Testing
5 8 (19.05%) Process Improvement
5 8 (19.05%) Software Testing
6 7 (16.67%) Test Management
7 4 (9.52%) Automated Testing
7 4 (9.52%) Technical Analysis
8 3 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (4.76%) Automation Testing
9 2 (4.76%) Data Protection
9 2 (4.76%) Load Testing
9 2 (4.76%) Mentoring
9 2 (4.76%) Scrum
9 2 (4.76%) System Testing
9 2 (4.76%) Waterfall
10 1 (2.38%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.81%) SQL
2 8 (19.05%) PL/SQL
3 2 (4.76%) Python
4 1 (2.38%) C#
Qualifications
1 20 (47.62%) ISEB
2 6 (14.29%) ISTQB
3 3 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (28.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.38%) HP
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle
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