Period
to 16 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 95 109 116
Rank change year-on-year +14 +7 +14
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 25 30 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 1.68% 1.49% 1.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.79% 1.65% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 20 16 18
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £40,000 £44,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.61% +27.86% -
10th Percentile £30,100 £31,000 £22,912
90th Percentile £50,875 £55,000 £39,725
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year - +23.08% -

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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Nottinghamshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,393 1,814 1,953
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 93.74% 90.20% 89.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1,150 1,531 1,584
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +8.43% +3.75%
10th Percentile £26,225 £26,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,750 £60,750
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

Test Scripting
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Scripting in Nottinghamshire

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Salary trend for Test Scripting in Nottinghamshire

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Scripting in Nottinghamshire over the 6 months to 16 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Test Scripting in Nottinghamshire

Test Scripting
Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the Nottinghamshire region over the 6 months to 16 August 2018. 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
Nottingham +17 25 £40,000 -10.61% 2
Test Scripting
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 24 (96.00%) Test Automation
2 23 (92.00%) Selenium
3 19 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (64.00%) C#
5 14 (56.00%) SQL
5 14 (56.00%) Gherkin
6 13 (52.00%) WebDriver
7 11 (44.00%) BDD
7 11 (44.00%) SpecFlow
8 10 (40.00%) User Stories
8 10 (40.00%) Manual Testing
9 8 (32.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (32.00%) Problem-Solving
10 7 (28.00%) Exploratory Testing
10 7 (28.00%) Polish Language
10 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
11 6 (24.00%) Java
11 6 (24.00%) Regression Testing
11 6 (24.00%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
12 5 (20.00%) API Testing
13 4 (16.00%) Scenario Testing
13 4 (16.00%) Non-Functional Testing
13 4 (16.00%) QA
13 4 (16.00%) Software Testing
13 4 (16.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
13 4 (16.00%) Cucumber
13 4 (16.00%) Open Source
13 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
13 4 (16.00%) SMS

Test Scripting
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (8.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 23 (92.00%) Selenium
2 13 (52.00%) WebDriver
3 11 (44.00%) SpecFlow
4 6 (24.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
6 4 (16.00%) Cucumber
7 3 (12.00%) NUnit
8 2 (8.00%) Fiddler
8 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
8 2 (8.00%) JIRA
9 1 (4.00%) HP UFT
9 1 (4.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 7 (28.00%) Polish Language
2 3 (12.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Analyst
1 11 (44.00%) Test Analyst
2 10 (40.00%) Tester
3 9 (36.00%) Senior Analyst
3 9 (36.00%) Senior Test Analyst
4 6 (24.00%) Software Tester
5 5 (20.00%) Automation Test Analyst
5 5 (20.00%) Automation Tester
6 3 (12.00%) QA Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) Technical Tester
7 2 (8.00%) Java Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Functional QA Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) QA Automation Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) QA Test Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
8 1 (4.00%) Selenium Tester
8 1 (4.00%) Test Automation Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (56.00%) Gherkin
2 3 (12.00%) JSON
2 3 (12.00%) Spine.js
2 3 (12.00%) XML
3 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (8.00%) RESTful
3 2 (8.00%) Web Services
4 1 (4.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Fintech
1 3 (12.00%) NHS
2 1 (4.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (96.00%) Test Automation
2 19 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (44.00%) BDD
4 10 (40.00%) Manual Testing
4 10 (40.00%) User Stories
5 8 (32.00%) Problem-Solving
5 8 (32.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (28.00%) Exploratory Testing
7 6 (24.00%) Regression Testing
8 5 (20.00%) API Testing
9 4 (16.00%) Non-Functional Testing
9 4 (16.00%) Open Source
9 4 (16.00%) Scenario Testing
9 4 (16.00%) Software Testing
10 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
10 3 (12.00%) OO
11 2 (8.00%) Scrum
11 2 (8.00%) Use Case
11 2 (8.00%) Web Testing
11 2 (8.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 16 (64.00%) C#
2 14 (56.00%) SQL
3 6 (24.00%) Java
4 1 (4.00%) C
4 1 (4.00%) Perl
4 1 (4.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) QA
2 3 (12.00%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft