Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 94 63
Rank change year-on-year +12 -31 +35
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 7 20 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 0.74% 1.35% 3.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 1.52% 4.04%
Number of salaries quoted 6 20 49
Leicestershire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £34,875 £25,225 £25,500
90th Percentile £45,375 £45,000 £43,750
East Midlands median annual salary £38,250 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +17.69% -7.14% +16.67%

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 833 1315 1212
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 88.62% 88.91% 89.45%
Number of salaries quoted 729 1147 980
Leicestershire median annual salary £39,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.24% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,650 £22,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £57,500
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -

Test Scripting
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Scripting in Leicestershire

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for Test Scripting in Leicestershire

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Scripting in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Scripting in Leicestershire

Test Scripting
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +15 7 £35,000 -
Test Scripting
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 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 Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire 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