The first table below looks at the demand for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Worcestershire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 37 36 44
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 2 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 0.90% 2.73% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 3.57% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 2
Average salary £31,500 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
192 168 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 86.88% 76.36% 66.77%
Number of salaries quoted 177 149 170
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Test Scripting
West Midlands

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Worcestershire

Test Scripting
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Redditch - 2 £31,500 -
Test Scripting
West Midlands

Test Scripting
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
1 2 (66.67%) MKS
1 2 (66.67%) Automotive
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
1 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Fujitsu
1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded C
1 2 (66.67%) VectorCAST
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
1 2 (66.67%) VectorCAST
General
1 2 (66.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Test Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Test Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) MKS
1 2 (66.67%) Fujitsu