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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 23 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 3.82% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.90% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £42,500 - -
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 Wolverhampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wolverhampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
102 64 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 77.86% 71.91% 72.31%
Number of salaries quoted 74 60 42
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £48,000 £55,000
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 Wolverhampton

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

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 9 (75.00%) Software Testing
2 7 (58.33%) Time Management
3 6 (50.00%) Billing
3 6 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 6 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (41.67%) Workflow
4 5 (41.67%) Java
4 5 (41.67%) Oracle
4 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (41.67%) Data Analysis
5 4 (33.33%) ISTQB
5 4 (33.33%) Test Management
5 4 (33.33%) C++
5 4 (33.33%) HND
5 4 (33.33%) Flash
6 3 (25.00%) HNC
6 3 (25.00%) Games
6 3 (25.00%) Client/Server
6 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (25.00%) JIRA
6 3 (25.00%) Atlassian
6 3 (25.00%) NVQ Level 4
7 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
7 2 (16.67%) QA
7 2 (16.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 2 (16.67%) MS Project
7 2 (16.67%) ISO 9001
7 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton 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.

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Project
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 6 (50.00%) Billing
2 3 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
1 6 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Tester
3 3 (25.00%) Test Manager
3 3 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Business Test Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Production Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Test Team Leader
4 2 (16.67%) Team Leader
5 1 (8.33%) QA Manager
5 1 (8.33%) QA Test Manager
5 1 (8.33%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) Flash
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (25.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (16.67%) Mobile Games
4 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Software Testing
2 7 (58.33%) Time Management
3 6 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 6 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (41.67%) Workflow
4 5 (41.67%) Data Analysis
5 4 (33.33%) Test Management
6 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
7 1 (8.33%) People Management
7 1 (8.33%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) HND
1 4 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 3 (25.00%) NVQ Level 4
2 3 (25.00%) HNC
3 2 (16.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (8.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) ISO 9001
1 2 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) Atlassian
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat