Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 91 70
Rank change year-on-year 0 -21 +10
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 13 16 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.98% 1.12% 2.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 1.25% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 38
Coventry median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.34% +61.11%
10th Percentile £29,000 £31,150 £21,250
90th Percentile £43,500 £46,000 £46,075
West Midlands median annual salary £38,000 £34,358 £32,500
% change year-on-year +10.60% +5.72% -

Test Scripting is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Coventry
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1187 1277 1235
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 89.79% 89.36% 86.97%
Number of salaries quoted 950 1052 1008
Coventry median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,525 £61,250 £62,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Test Scripting
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

Job postings citing Test Scripting as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Coventry.

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

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Coventry

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Scripting in Coventry over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Scripting in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 12 (92.31%) Test Automation
2 11 (84.62%) Selenium
3 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (38.46%) WebDriver
4 5 (38.46%) Cucumber
4 5 (38.46%) Robot Framework
4 5 (38.46%) Cross-Browser Testing
4 5 (38.46%) Chatbot
4 5 (38.46%) Regression Testing
4 5 (38.46%) CRM
4 5 (38.46%) QA
4 5 (38.46%) Manual Testing
5 4 (30.77%) Retail
6 3 (23.08%) Web Development
6 3 (23.08%) JIRA
6 3 (23.08%) ISEB
6 3 (23.08%) C#
6 3 (23.08%) Java
6 3 (23.08%) Bugzilla
7 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
7 2 (15.38%) SoapUI
7 2 (15.38%) SOAP
7 2 (15.38%) Finance
7 2 (15.38%) Load Testing
8 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (7.69%) System Testing
8 1 (7.69%) Groovy
8 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
8 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
8 1 (7.69%) Scrum

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:

Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (84.62%) Selenium
2 5 (38.46%) Cucumber
2 5 (38.46%) Robot Framework
2 5 (38.46%) WebDriver
3 3 (23.08%) Bugzilla
3 3 (23.08%) JIRA
4 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
4 2 (15.38%) SoapUI
5 1 (7.69%) HP UFT
General
1 4 (30.77%) Retail
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
1 6 (46.15%) Test Automation Engineer
1 6 (46.15%) Test Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Automation Test Lead
2 5 (38.46%) Test Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Automation Test Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Java Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) QA Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) QA Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Report Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Test Automation
2 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (38.46%) CRM
3 5 (38.46%) Cross-Browser Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Manual Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Regression Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Web Development
5 2 (15.38%) Load Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Functional Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Programme Delivery
6 1 (7.69%) Record to Report
6 1 (7.69%) Scrum
6 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
6 1 (7.69%) System Testing
6 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) C#
1 3 (23.08%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) Groovy
2 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle
1 1 (7.69%) Pegasus
1 1 (7.69%) SAP