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

3 months to
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 51 70 49
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -21
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 14 1 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.47% 0.18% 3.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.91% 0.21% 4.83%
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 17
Median salary £32,200 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.92% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £40,600
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
481 481 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 84.83% 84.24% 82.44%
Number of salaries quoted 449 417 297
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
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 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 31 July 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 31 July 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 - 10 £30,700 - 2
Bury St Edmunds - 2 £32,500 - 1
Test Scripting
East of England

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 26 (57.78%) ISEB
2 22 (48.89%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (37.78%) SDLC
4 15 (33.33%) Manual Testing
5 14 (31.11%) QA
5 14 (31.11%) SQL
6 13 (28.89%) Finance
6 13 (28.89%) Software Testing
7 11 (24.44%) Selenium
8 10 (22.22%) Automated Testing
9 9 (20.00%) Test Management
9 9 (20.00%) Regression Testing
9 9 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
10 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
10 8 (17.78%) ISTQB
11 7 (15.56%) Web Testing
11 7 (15.56%) SQL Server
12 6 (13.33%) PL/SQL
12 6 (13.33%) Agile Testing
12 6 (13.33%) Automation Testing
13 5 (11.11%) JIRA
14 4 (8.89%) Compatibility Testing
14 4 (8.89%) Team Foundation Server
14 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
14 4 (8.89%) SOAP
14 4 (8.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 4 (8.89%) SoapUI
14 4 (8.89%) Continuous Improvement
14 4 (8.89%) Process Improvement
15 3 (6.67%) Functional Testing

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:

Applications
1 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (24.44%) Selenium
2 5 (11.11%) JIRA
3 4 (8.89%) SoapUI
3 4 (8.89%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (6.67%) JMeter
4 3 (6.67%) LoadUI
5 2 (4.44%) Jenkins
5 2 (4.44%) Robot Framework
6 1 (2.22%) Hudson
6 1 (2.22%) WebDriver
General
1 13 (28.89%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) French Language
Job Titles
1 28 (62.22%) Analyst
1 28 (62.22%) Test Analyst
2 13 (28.89%) Tester
3 11 (24.44%) Software Tester
4 3 (6.67%) QA Analyst
4 3 (6.67%) QA Engineer
4 3 (6.67%) QA Test Analyst
4 3 (6.67%) QA Tester
4 3 (6.67%) Software QA Engineer
4 3 (6.67%) Software QA Tester
4 3 (6.67%) Test Leader
5 2 (4.44%) Agile Tester
5 2 (4.44%) Developer
5 2 (4.44%) Graduate Software Tester
5 2 (4.44%) Graduate Tester
5 2 (4.44%) Junior
5 2 (4.44%) Junior Software Tester
5 2 (4.44%) Junior Tester
5 2 (4.44%) Manual Test Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) SOAP
2 1 (2.22%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.44%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.22%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (48.89%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (37.78%) SDLC
3 15 (33.33%) Manual Testing
4 13 (28.89%) Software Testing
5 10 (22.22%) Automated Testing
6 9 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 9 (20.00%) Regression Testing
6 9 (20.00%) Test Management
7 7 (15.56%) Web Testing
8 6 (13.33%) Agile Testing
8 6 (13.33%) Automation Testing
9 4 (8.89%) Compatibility Testing
9 4 (8.89%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (8.89%) Process Improvement
10 3 (6.67%) Functional Testing
10 3 (6.67%) Mentoring
10 3 (6.67%) Technical Analysis
10 3 (6.67%) V-Model
10 3 (6.67%) Waterfall
11 2 (4.44%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (31.11%) SQL
2 6 (13.33%) PL/SQL
3 2 (4.44%) Java
3 2 (4.44%) Python
4 1 (2.22%) C#
4 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 26 (57.78%) ISEB
2 8 (17.78%) ISTQB
3 4 (8.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (4.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (31.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.22%) HP
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