The table below looks at the statistics 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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 42 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 0.41% 0.84% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 1.20% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £30,000 -
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 Worcestershire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
191 166 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 77.96% 70.04% 81.31%
Number of salaries quoted 161 140 155
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test Leader
1 1 (100.00%) QA Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA