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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 16 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 3 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 3.23% 8.22% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.70% 11.76% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 0
Average salary - £37,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
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
81 51 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 87.10% 69.86% 87.85%
Number of salaries quoted 62 46 89
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 29 April 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) MS Project
2 3 (75.00%) MS Office
2 3 (75.00%) Flash
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) Client/Server
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (75.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (75.00%) JIRA
2 3 (75.00%) Atlassian
2 3 (75.00%) Test Management
2 3 (75.00%) Time Management
2 3 (75.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (75.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (75.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (75.00%) MS Office
1 3 (75.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (75.00%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Team Leader
1 3 (75.00%) Test Leader
1 3 (75.00%) Test Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Software Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Software Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (75.00%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Test Management
2 3 (75.00%) Time Management
2 3 (75.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C++
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Atlassian
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle