The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 58 61 68
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 10 11 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 1.45% 1.67% 1.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.72% 1.93% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 17
Average salary £31,250 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Test Scripting
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Warwickshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
582 570 750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 84.35% 86.36% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 514 483 633
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Warwickshire

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

Test Scripting
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
Leamington Spa - 4 £30,000 - 1
Warwick - 2 £36,000 -
Rugby - 1 - -
Test Scripting
West Midlands

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
3 10 (38.46%) Software Testing
4 8 (30.77%) ISEB
4 8 (30.77%) Finance
4 8 (30.77%) Scrum
4 8 (30.77%) QA
5 7 (26.92%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (26.92%) .NET
6 6 (23.08%) C
6 6 (23.08%) HTML
6 6 (23.08%) CSS
7 5 (19.23%) ISTQB
7 5 (19.23%) System Testing
7 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
7 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
7 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
7 5 (19.23%) SQL
7 5 (19.23%) Internet
7 5 (19.23%) JIRA
7 5 (19.23%) SDLC
8 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (15.38%) Selenium
8 4 (15.38%) Degree
8 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
9 3 (11.54%) Subversion
9 3 (11.54%) MS PowerPoint
9 3 (11.54%) Use Case
9 3 (11.54%) Integration Testing
9 3 (11.54%) Test Management

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.54%) MS Visio
2 3 (11.54%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (11.54%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) JIRA
2 4 (15.38%) Selenium
3 3 (11.54%) Rational Functional Tester
3 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
3 3 (11.54%) Subversion
4 1 (3.85%) Log4j
4 1 (3.85%) Hudson
4 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.85%) Selenium IDE
General
1 8 (30.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Analyst
2 9 (34.62%) Test Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) Test Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Test Specialist
4 3 (11.54%) Test Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Tester
4 3 (11.54%) Test Leader
4 3 (11.54%) Automation Specialist
5 2 (7.69%) Agile Test Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) QA Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Team Leader
5 2 (7.69%) Test Team Leader
5 2 (7.69%) Software Tester
6 1 (3.85%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Support Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Web Tester
6 1 (3.85%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) .NET
2 6 (23.08%) CSS
2 6 (23.08%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.54%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) SUSE
2 1 (3.85%) Android
2 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (38.46%) Software Testing
3 8 (30.77%) Scrum
4 7 (26.92%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (19.23%) System Testing
5 5 (19.23%) SDLC
6 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
7 3 (11.54%) Use Case
7 3 (11.54%) Regression Testing
7 3 (11.54%) Test Automation
7 3 (11.54%) Integration Testing
7 3 (11.54%) Test Management
7 3 (11.54%) Test Planning
7 3 (11.54%) Functional Testing
7 3 (11.54%) User Stories
7 3 (11.54%) DevOps
8 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
8 2 (7.69%) Open Source
8 2 (7.69%) Time Management
9 1 (3.85%) Data Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) C
2 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
2 5 (19.23%) SQL
3 3 (11.54%) Fortran
3 3 (11.54%) C++
4 1 (3.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) ISEB
2 5 (19.23%) ISTQB
3 4 (15.38%) Degree
4 3 (11.54%) DV Cleared
4 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
4 3 (11.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (30.77%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Red Hat