Period
to 25 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 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 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Nottinghamshire > Nottingham
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 103 110
Rank change year-on-year +17 +7 +10
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 24 28 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 1.76% 1.55% 1.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.88% 1.73% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 19 16 17
Nottingham median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +28.57% -6.67%
10th Percentile £29,950 £35,000 £22,912
90th Percentile £50,000 £55,000 £40,300
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% +28.57% -

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 Nottingham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Nottingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,279 1,614 1,724
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 93.63% 89.57% 89.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1,032 1,398 1,392
Nottingham median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,025 £27,500 £25,050
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%

Test Scripting
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Scripting in Nottingham

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

Salary trend for Test Scripting in Nottingham

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Scripting in Nottingham over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Test Scripting in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, IT jobs citing Test Scripting also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Nottingham region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 23 (95.83%) Selenium
1 23 (95.83%) Test Automation
2 18 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (66.67%) C#
4 14 (58.33%) SQL
4 14 (58.33%) Gherkin
5 13 (54.17%) WebDriver
6 11 (45.83%) BDD
6 11 (45.83%) SpecFlow
7 10 (41.67%) User Stories
7 10 (41.67%) Manual Testing
8 8 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (29.17%) Exploratory Testing
9 7 (29.17%) Polish Language
9 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
10 6 (25.00%) Regression Testing
10 6 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
11 5 (20.83%) Java
11 5 (20.83%) API Testing
12 4 (16.67%) Scenario Testing
12 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
12 4 (16.67%) SMS
12 4 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
12 4 (16.67%) Business Desktop Deployment
12 4 (16.67%) Cucumber
12 4 (16.67%) Software Testing
13 3 (12.50%) QA
13 3 (12.50%) Open Source

Test Scripting
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 23 (95.83%) Selenium
2 13 (54.17%) WebDriver
3 11 (45.83%) SpecFlow
4 6 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
6 4 (16.67%) Cucumber
7 3 (12.50%) NUnit
8 2 (8.33%) Fiddler
8 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
8 2 (8.33%) JIRA
9 1 (4.17%) HP UFT
9 1 (4.17%) LoadRunner
General
1 7 (29.17%) Polish Language
2 3 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Analyst
1 11 (45.83%) Test Analyst
2 10 (41.67%) Tester
3 9 (37.50%) Senior Analyst
3 9 (37.50%) Senior Test Analyst
4 6 (25.00%) Software Tester
5 5 (20.83%) Automation Test Analyst
5 5 (20.83%) Automation Tester
6 3 (12.50%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) Technical Tester
7 2 (8.33%) Java Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) QA Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) Manual Tester
8 1 (4.17%) Selenium Automation Tester
8 1 (4.17%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (58.33%) Gherkin
2 3 (12.50%) JSON
2 3 (12.50%) Spine.js
2 3 (12.50%) XML
3 2 (8.33%) AngularJS
3 2 (8.33%) RESTful
3 2 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Fintech
1 3 (12.50%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (95.83%) Test Automation
2 18 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (45.83%) BDD
4 10 (41.67%) Manual Testing
4 10 (41.67%) User Stories
5 8 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
5 8 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (29.17%) Exploratory Testing
7 6 (25.00%) Regression Testing
8 5 (20.83%) API Testing
9 4 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
9 4 (16.67%) Scenario Testing
9 4 (16.67%) Software Testing
10 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
10 3 (12.50%) OO
10 3 (12.50%) Open Source
11 2 (8.33%) Acceptance Criteria
11 2 (8.33%) Defect Management
11 2 (8.33%) DevOps
11 2 (8.33%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 16 (66.67%) C#
2 14 (58.33%) SQL
3 5 (20.83%) Java
4 1 (4.17%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) QA
1 3 (12.50%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft