Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Nottinghamshire > Nottingham
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 129 103 99
Rank change year-on-year -26 -4 +23
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 11 38 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 0.61% 1.90% 1.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 2.16% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 11 30 30
Nottingham median annual salary £45,000 £48,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,975 £27,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £75,000 £38,750
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £43,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.86% +16.67% +25.00%

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 1,639 1,756 1,861
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 91.46% 87.84% 88.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1,440 1,412 1,340
Nottingham median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.88% -3.75%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £61,375
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +10.39% -

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 23 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Test Scripting in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 11 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (63.64%) Selenium
4 6 (54.55%) Java
5 5 (45.45%) .NET
5 5 (45.45%) C#
6 4 (36.36%) Cucumber
6 4 (36.36%) Gherkin
6 4 (36.36%) Functional Testing
6 4 (36.36%) Non-Functional Testing
6 4 (36.36%) SDET
6 4 (36.36%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (27.27%) WebDriver
7 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (18.18%) QA
8 2 (18.18%) Scrum
8 2 (18.18%) Ruby
8 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
8 2 (18.18%) HP
8 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
8 2 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (18.18%) BDD
8 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
8 2 (18.18%) User Stories
8 2 (18.18%) DevOps
8 2 (18.18%) NServiceBus
8 2 (18.18%) SpecFlow
8 2 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (18.18%) TestRail
8 2 (18.18%) Scenario Testing

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) NServiceBus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Selenium
2 4 (36.36%) Cucumber
3 3 (27.27%) WebDriver
4 2 (18.18%) SpecFlow
4 2 (18.18%) TestRail
5 1 (9.09%) JIRA
5 1 (9.09%) NUnit
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Test Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Test Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Automation Test Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Development Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Software Development Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Software Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Software Test Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Test Development Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Developer in Test
5 1 (9.09%) QA Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Software Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Software QA Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) Gherkin
3 1 (9.09%) JSON
3 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) Functional Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Non-Functional Testing
3 4 (36.36%) SDET
4 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (18.18%) BDD
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (18.18%) Defect Management
5 2 (18.18%) DevOps
5 2 (18.18%) Manual Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Scenario Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Scrum
5 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
5 2 (18.18%) User Stories
6 1 (9.09%) API Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
6 1 (9.09%) SDLC
6 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
1 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) HP
2 1 (9.09%) Salesforce.com