Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Suffolk > Ipswich
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 42 72
Rank change year-on-year -7 +30 -22
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 9 25 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 2.36% 4.50% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.62% 5.17% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 9 23 2
Ipswich median annual salary £45,000 £30,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -22.58% -3.13%
10th Percentile £27,450 £22,500 £36,375
90th Percentile £53,000 £38,750 £42,125
Suffolk median annual salary £33,750 £29,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +14.41% -21.33% -6.25%

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 Ipswich with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Ipswich
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 343 484 598
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 89.79% 87.05% 87.68%
Number of salaries quoted 325 407 510
Ipswich median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £23,050 £23,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
Suffolk median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -

Test Scripting
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Scripting in Ipswich

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Salary trend for Test Scripting in Ipswich

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Scripting in Ipswich over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Scripting in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 17 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 6 (66.67%) QA
2 5 (55.56%) Test Automation
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) SDLC
4 3 (33.33%) OO
4 3 (33.33%) Release Management
4 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
5 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Use Case
5 2 (22.22%) Smart Meter
5 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
5 2 (22.22%) UML
5 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (22.22%) BPMN
5 2 (22.22%) Workflow
5 2 (22.22%) Retail
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 2 (22.22%) OOD
5 2 (22.22%) ETL
5 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) Looker
5 2 (22.22%) Business Process Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS

Test Scripting
Co-occurring IT Skills in Ipswich 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon S3
2 1 (11.11%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (11.11%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (11.11%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Looker
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon Aurora
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon QuickSight
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (11.11%) Data Lake
2 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (11.11%) Qlik Sense
2 1 (11.11%) QlikView
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
1 1 (11.11%) JMeter
1 1 (11.11%) Selenium
1 1 (11.11%) SoapUI
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Business Process Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Process Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Graduate
4 1 (11.11%) Graduate Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Graduate Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Junior
4 1 (11.11%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Junior Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Developer
4 1 (11.11%) QA Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Software Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Smart Meter
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (55.56%) Test Automation
2 4 (44.44%) SDLC
3 3 (33.33%) OO
3 3 (33.33%) Release Management
3 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 2 (22.22%) BPMN
4 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (22.22%) Business Process Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (22.22%) ETL
4 2 (22.22%) OOD
4 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 2 (22.22%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (22.22%) UML
4 2 (22.22%) Use Case
4 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
4 2 (22.22%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) C
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) C++
2 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (22.22%) Data Quality
3 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Tableau