Period
to 17 February 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 17 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 138 99 108
Rank change year-on-year -39 +9 +30
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 11 46 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 0.54% 2.06% 1.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 2.31% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 10 40 28
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £36,250 £52,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.95% +40.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £29,825 £28,400 £27,500
90th Percentile £47,625 £66,000 £38,750
East Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - -6.67% +7.14%

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 1,872 1,992 2,110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 92.58% 89.29% 88.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1,608 1,581 1,500
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +10.39% -1.28%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,750 £24,225
90th Percentile £68,750 £70,000 £58,750
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -

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 17 February 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 17 February 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 -32 7 £40,000 -30.43% 8
Mansfield +5 1 £45,000 +50.00%
Test Scripting
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 February 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 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (90.91%) Test Automation
2 9 (81.82%) Selenium
3 5 (45.45%) QA
4 4 (36.36%) C#
4 4 (36.36%) Cucumber
4 4 (36.36%) Gherkin
5 3 (27.27%) User Experience
5 3 (27.27%) DevOps
5 3 (27.27%) TestRail
5 3 (27.27%) Apple iOS
5 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (27.27%) Test Strategy
5 3 (27.27%) WebDriver
5 3 (27.27%) Java
5 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
5 3 (27.27%) Windows
5 3 (27.27%) Telerik
5 3 (27.27%) Ruby
5 3 (27.27%) Scenario Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Manual Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Finance
6 2 (18.18%) Scrum
6 2 (18.18%) JIRA
6 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
6 2 (18.18%) .NET
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
6 2 (18.18%) HP
6 2 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (18.18%) Test Management

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 2 (18.18%) NServiceBus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (81.82%) Selenium
2 4 (36.36%) Cucumber
3 3 (27.27%) TestRail
3 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
3 3 (27.27%) WebDriver
4 2 (18.18%) JIRA
4 2 (18.18%) SpecFlow
5 1 (9.09%) NUnit
5 1 (9.09%) Robot Framework
5 1 (9.09%) Zephyr
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) QA Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Test Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Automation Test Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Developer in Test
2 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Test Automation Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Test Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Automation Test Lead
3 1 (9.09%) QA Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Software Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) Gherkin
2 2 (18.18%) .NET
3 1 (9.09%) CSS
3 1 (9.09%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) JSON
3 1 (9.09%) SOAP
3 1 (9.09%) Web Services
3 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) User Experience
2 1 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Apple iOS
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (90.91%) Test Automation
2 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (27.27%) DevOps
2 3 (27.27%) Scenario Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Test Strategy
3 2 (18.18%) BDD
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (18.18%) Defect Management
3 2 (18.18%) Manual Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Scrum
3 2 (18.18%) SDET
3 2 (18.18%) Test Management
3 2 (18.18%) User Stories
4 1 (9.09%) B2B
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (9.09%) OO
4 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
4 1 (9.09%) TDD
4 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) C#
2 3 (27.27%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) Ruby
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Telerik
2 2 (18.18%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) Salesforce.com