Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 76 52
Rank change year-on-year +18 -24 +29
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 7 18 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 1.22% 2.15% 3.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.35% 2.44% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 6 18 32
Leicester median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -1.41% -5.33%
10th Percentile £34,875 £25,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £45,375 £43,250 £44,875
Leicestershire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - -12.50% +14.29%

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 Leicester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leicester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 518 737 736
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 90.40% 88.16% 89.76%
Number of salaries quoted 472 678 615
Leicester median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,750 £21,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £58,750
Leicestershire median annual salary £39,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -8.24% +6.25% -

Test Scripting
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Scripting in Leicester

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for Test Scripting in Leicester

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Leicester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Scripting in Leicester over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Scripting in Leicester

For the 6 months to 21 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 Leicester region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 7 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (71.43%) Test Strategy
3 4 (57.14%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (57.14%) ISEB
3 4 (57.14%) Finance
3 4 (57.14%) Scenario Testing
4 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) QA
5 1 (14.29%) Selenium
5 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
5 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
5 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
5 1 (14.29%) BDD
5 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (14.29%) API Testing
5 1 (14.29%) TDD
5 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
5 1 (14.29%) C#
5 1 (14.29%) Java
5 1 (14.29%) JavaScript

Test Scripting
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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 (14.29%) Cucumber
1 1 (14.29%) Selenium
1 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Financial Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Service Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Test Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) UAT Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) UAT Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Automation Tester
2 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) QA Automation Tester
2 1 (14.29%) QA Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) QA Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium Automation Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (71.43%) Test Strategy
3 4 (57.14%) Scenario Testing
3 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
5 1 (14.29%) API Testing
5 1 (14.29%) BDD
5 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) ISEB
2 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) HP Quality Center