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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank - 51 47
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 0 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire - 1.62% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.86% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Median salary - £23,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
232 269 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 84.06% 87.34% 82.38%
Number of salaries quoted 224 243 186
Median salary £38,750 £36,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.16% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £45,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Worcestershire region citing Test Scripting as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT jobs citing Test Scripting also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Worcestershire region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (40.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (40.00%) SaaS
3 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (40.00%) Exploratory Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (40.00%) JIRA
3 2 (40.00%) QA
3 2 (40.00%) Selenium
3 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Multimedia
4 1 (20.00%) Subversion
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) C
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
1 2 (40.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) CANoe
2 1 (20.00%) Subversion
2 1 (20.00%) VectorCAST
General
1 1 (20.00%) Automotive
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Software Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Exploratory Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) Service Management
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Fujitsu
1 1 (20.00%) HP
1 1 (20.00%) MKS