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 3 months to 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 85 96
Rank change year-on-year +7 +11  
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 10 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 1.16% 1.02% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.30% 1.14% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 6
Median salary £60,000 £33,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +81.81% -25.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  

Test Scripting is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Nottingham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Nottingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 769 877 1113
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 89.11% 89.86% 87.29%
Number of salaries quoted 663 655 862
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £41,674
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +1.98%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Test Scripting
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottingham citing Test Scripting as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Scripting in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 27 (77.14%) Java
2 25 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (57.14%) Automation Testing
4 18 (51.43%) Finance
5 13 (37.14%) Automated Testing
5 13 (37.14%) Perl
5 13 (37.14%) Python
6 12 (34.29%) Big Data
6 12 (34.29%) Open Source
6 12 (34.29%) Greenfield Project
6 12 (34.29%) .NET
6 12 (34.29%) Project Management
6 12 (34.29%) Selenium
7 10 (28.57%) QA
7 10 (28.57%) Banking
7 10 (28.57%) Telecoms
7 10 (28.57%) BDD
8 9 (25.71%) Functional Testing
9 8 (22.86%) TDD
10 7 (20.00%) C#
10 7 (20.00%) Gherkin
10 7 (20.00%) Test Automation
11 6 (17.14%) Cucumber
11 6 (17.14%) SDLC
11 6 (17.14%) SQL
12 5 (14.29%) Scrum
12 5 (14.29%) WebDriver
13 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
13 4 (11.43%) Non-Functional Testing
13 4 (11.43%) Microsoft

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:

Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (34.29%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 12 (34.29%) Selenium
2 6 (17.14%) Cucumber
3 5 (14.29%) WebDriver
4 3 (8.57%) HP UFT
4 3 (8.57%) SpecFlow
4 3 (8.57%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (5.71%) JIRA
6 1 (2.86%) NUnit
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (51.43%) Finance
2 10 (28.57%) Banking
2 10 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (45.71%) Automation Test Lead
2 14 (40.00%) Test Engineer
3 13 (37.14%) Test Automation Engineer
4 8 (22.86%) Analyst
5 7 (20.00%) QA Engineer
5 7 (20.00%) Tester
6 6 (17.14%) QA Test Engineer
6 6 (17.14%) Software Analyst
7 5 (14.29%) Functional QA Engineer
7 5 (14.29%) QA Automation Engineer
7 5 (14.29%) QA Leader
8 4 (11.43%) Test Analyst
8 4 (11.43%) Test Automation Manager
8 4 (11.43%) Test Leader
8 4 (11.43%) Test Manager
9 3 (8.57%) Junior
9 3 (8.57%) Junior Analyst
9 3 (8.57%) QA Analyst
9 3 (8.57%) Software Test Analyst
9 3 (8.57%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (34.29%) .NET
2 7 (20.00%) Gherkin
3 3 (8.57%) JSON
3 3 (8.57%) Web Services
3 3 (8.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (34.29%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.57%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.86%) e-Learning
4 1 (2.86%) Learning Management System
4 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.86%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.57%) Unix
1 3 (8.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (57.14%) Automation Testing
3 13 (37.14%) Automated Testing
4 12 (34.29%) Open Source
4 12 (34.29%) Project Management
5 10 (28.57%) BDD
6 9 (25.71%) Functional Testing
7 8 (22.86%) TDD
8 7 (20.00%) Test Automation
9 6 (17.14%) SDLC
10 5 (14.29%) Scrum
11 4 (11.43%) Non-Functional Testing
11 4 (11.43%) Software Testing
11 4 (11.43%) User Acceptance Testing
12 3 (8.57%) Kanban
12 3 (8.57%) Manual Testing
12 3 (8.57%) System Testing
12 3 (8.57%) Test Strategy
13 2 (5.71%) Integration Testing
13 2 (5.71%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (77.14%) Java
2 13 (37.14%) Perl
2 13 (37.14%) Python
3 7 (20.00%) C#
4 6 (17.14%) SQL
5 3 (8.57%) Ruby
6 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.86%) C
7 1 (2.86%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) ISEB
2 3 (8.57%) Degree
2 3 (8.57%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle
2 1 (2.86%) SAP
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