Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 116 124 104
Rank change year-on-year +8 -20 +30
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 30 34 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 1.46% 1.46% 1.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.62% 1.66% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 19 26 38
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -6.67% +25.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £23,269 £27,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £51,875 £39,875
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +23.08% -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 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 1856 2053 2375
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 90.10% 88.42% 89.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1620 1686 1772
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,537 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £63,625
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 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 24 November 2017.

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 24 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
Nottingham +4 26 £45,000 +28.57% 4
Mansfield +16 1 £45,000 +50.00%
Test Scripting
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 28 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (66.67%) Java
2 20 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 17 (56.67%) QA
3 17 (56.67%) Non-Functional Testing
4 11 (36.67%) DevOps
4 11 (36.67%) Retail
5 10 (33.33%) Scenario Testing
5 10 (33.33%) Selenium
5 10 (33.33%) Performance Testing
6 9 (30.00%) Functional Testing
7 8 (26.67%) Dynatrace
7 8 (26.67%) The Grinder
7 8 (26.67%) PMO
7 8 (26.67%) JConsole
7 8 (26.67%) VisualVM
7 8 (26.67%) NeoLoad
7 8 (26.67%) RESTful
7 8 (26.67%) Waterfall
7 8 (26.67%) BDD
7 8 (26.67%) Scrum
7 8 (26.67%) C#
7 8 (26.67%) Oracle
7 8 (26.67%) Unix
7 8 (26.67%) Linux
7 8 (26.67%) TCP/IP
7 8 (26.67%) WSDL
7 8 (26.67%) JBoss
7 8 (26.67%) Cognizant
7 8 (26.67%) LoadRunner

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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (26.67%) JBoss
2 2 (6.67%) Confluence
2 2 (6.67%) NServiceBus
Communications & Networking
1 8 (26.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) MongoDB
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) DB2
2 1 (3.33%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 10 (33.33%) Selenium
2 8 (26.67%) JConsole
2 8 (26.67%) LoadRunner
2 8 (26.67%) NeoLoad
2 8 (26.67%) The Grinder
2 8 (26.67%) VisualVM
3 7 (23.33%) Cucumber
4 5 (16.67%) JIRA
4 5 (16.67%) WebDriver
5 4 (13.33%) SpecFlow
6 3 (10.00%) TestRail
6 3 (10.00%) Visual Studio
7 2 (6.67%) Appium
7 2 (6.67%) Calabash
7 2 (6.67%) Gatling
7 2 (6.67%) JBehave
7 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
7 2 (6.67%) JMeter
7 2 (6.67%) JUnit
7 2 (6.67%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (36.67%) Retail
2 8 (26.67%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (13.33%) Finance
4 3 (10.00%) Banking
5 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
6 1 (3.33%) Advertising
6 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Performance Test Leader
1 8 (26.67%) Test Engineer
1 8 (26.67%) Test Leader
2 7 (23.33%) QA Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Development Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Software Development Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Software Test Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Test Development Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Software QA Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Test Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Automation Test Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Test Automation Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Developer in Test
6 2 (6.67%) Quality Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Software Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Software Quality Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (26.67%) RESTful
1 8 (26.67%) WSDL
2 7 (23.33%) .NET
3 2 (6.67%) Gherkin
3 2 (6.67%) REST
4 1 (3.33%) CSS
4 1 (3.33%) HTML
4 1 (3.33%) JSON
4 1 (3.33%) SOAP
4 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (26.67%) Linux
1 8 (26.67%) Unix
2 5 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 5 (16.67%) Windows
3 2 (6.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 17 (56.67%) Non-Functional Testing
4 11 (36.67%) DevOps
5 10 (33.33%) Performance Testing
5 10 (33.33%) Scenario Testing
6 9 (30.00%) Functional Testing
7 8 (26.67%) BDD
7 8 (26.67%) Scrum
7 8 (26.67%) Waterfall
8 7 (23.33%) SDET
8 7 (23.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (23.33%) Test Strategy
9 3 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (10.00%) Defect Management
9 3 (10.00%) SDLC
9 3 (10.00%) TDD
9 3 (10.00%) Test Management
10 2 (6.67%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (66.67%) Java
2 8 (26.67%) C#
3 3 (10.00%) Ruby
4 2 (6.67%) Python
4 2 (6.67%) SQL
5 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
1 3 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (6.67%) ISEB
2 2 (6.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (56.67%) QA
2 8 (26.67%) PMO
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Cognizant
1 8 (26.67%) Dynatrace
1 8 (26.67%) Oracle
2 3 (10.00%) Telerik
3 1 (3.33%) Informatica
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) Salesforce.com