The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Colchester with a requirement for Test Scripting skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Essex / Colchester
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 - 36
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 0.49% - 1.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% - 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Median salary £55,000 - £31,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year +14.28% -4.10%  

Test Scripting is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Colchester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Colchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 183 171 140
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Colchester 88.83% 82.61% 85.89%
Number of salaries quoted 160 149 112
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +21.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Test Scripting
Job Vacancy Trend in Colchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Colchester citing Test Scripting as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Test Scripting in Colchester

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Salary trend for Test Scripting in Colchester

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, 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 Colchester region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Law
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing

Test Scripting
Co-occurring IT Skills in Colchester 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (100.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (100.00%) Law
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP