The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
West Midlands / Coventry
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 63 67
Rank change year-on-year -11 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 4 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.52% 1.27% 1.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 1.45% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 9
Median salary £30,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% -  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year +14.28% -5.40%  

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 Coventry with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Coventry
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 674 620 690
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 87.53% 87.45% 86.90%
Number of salaries quoted 564 512 556
Median salary £42,500 £42,655 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.36% -5.21%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Test Scripting
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry 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 Coventry

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for Test Scripting in Coventry

For the 6 months to 27 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) Selenium
3 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Load Testing
3 2 (40.00%) System Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) SOAP
3 2 (40.00%) SoapUI
3 2 (40.00%) QA
4 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (20.00%) CRM
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) ISEB
4 1 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) SAP
4 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) JIRA
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Coaching
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC

Test Scripting
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (20.00%) EPiServer
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Selenium
2 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (40.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) QA Manager
3 1 (20.00%) QA Test Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Report Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Load Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (40.00%) System Testing
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Case Management
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Record to Report
3 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Groovy
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
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
2 1 (20.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) SAP