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

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 45 54 53
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 17 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 3.77% 0.49% 2.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.18% 0.58% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 15 2 7
Median salary £25,000 £38,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-35.48% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £37,750 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £39,750 £43,000
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
407 345 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 90.24% 83.94% 84.17%
Number of salaries quoted 331 281 318
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £29,126
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £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 2 December 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 2 December 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 +18 11 £25,000 -35.48%
Woodbridge - 4 £25,000 -
Test Scripting
East of England

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 21 (56.76%) ISEB
2 14 (37.84%) Finance
3 12 (32.43%) Process Improvement
4 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (29.73%) SDLC
5 10 (27.03%) Manual Testing
5 10 (27.03%) Software Testing
6 9 (24.32%) Non-Functional Testing
7 8 (21.62%) ISTQB
7 8 (21.62%) Regression Testing
8 7 (18.92%) QA
9 6 (16.22%) Functional Testing
10 5 (13.51%) Selenium
11 4 (10.81%) Subversion
11 4 (10.81%) SQL
11 4 (10.81%) Windows
11 4 (10.81%) Eclipse
11 4 (10.81%) Atlassian
11 4 (10.81%) Load Testing
11 4 (10.81%) Data Analysis
11 4 (10.81%) Automated Testing
11 4 (10.81%) Software Deployment
11 4 (10.81%) Agile Testing
11 4 (10.81%) Hudson
11 4 (10.81%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (10.81%) TortoiseSVN
12 3 (8.11%) SoapUI
12 3 (8.11%) Automation Testing
12 3 (8.11%) Test Management
12 3 (8.11%) JIRA

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 (2.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Selenium
2 4 (10.81%) Eclipse
2 4 (10.81%) Hudson
2 4 (10.81%) Subversion
2 4 (10.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (10.81%) TortoiseSVN
3 3 (8.11%) JIRA
3 3 (8.11%) JMeter
3 3 (8.11%) LoadUI
3 3 (8.11%) SoapUI
4 2 (5.41%) Jenkins
4 2 (5.41%) Robot Framework
5 1 (2.70%) HP UFT
5 1 (2.70%) Rational Performance Tester
General
1 14 (37.84%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (75.68%) Analyst
1 28 (75.68%) Test Analyst
2 11 (29.73%) Tester
3 6 (16.22%) Manual Test Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) Software Tester
5 4 (10.81%) Deployment Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Financial Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Service Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Test Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Graduate
6 3 (8.11%) Graduate Tester
6 3 (8.11%) QA Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) QA Test Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Software Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Software Test Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Systems Test Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Python Developer
7 2 (5.41%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) Windows
2 2 (5.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) Process Improvement
2 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (29.73%) SDLC
3 10 (27.03%) Manual Testing
3 10 (27.03%) Software Testing
4 9 (24.32%) Non-Functional Testing
5 8 (21.62%) Regression Testing
6 6 (16.22%) Functional Testing
7 4 (10.81%) Agile Testing
7 4 (10.81%) Automated Testing
7 4 (10.81%) Data Analysis
7 4 (10.81%) Load Testing
7 4 (10.81%) Software Deployment
8 3 (8.11%) Automation Testing
8 3 (8.11%) Test Management
9 2 (5.41%) Data Protection
9 2 (5.41%) Mentoring
9 2 (5.41%) Scrum
9 2 (5.41%) System Testing
9 2 (5.41%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.81%) SQL
2 3 (8.11%) PL/SQL
3 2 (5.41%) Python
Qualifications
1 21 (56.76%) ISEB
2 8 (21.62%) ISTQB
3 3 (8.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (5.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.92%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (10.81%) Atlassian
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.70%) HP
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle