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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
Rank 67 85 96
Rank change year-on-year +18 +11  
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 26 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 2.55% 1.17% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.86% 1.32% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 23 6 8
Median salary £60,000 £35,750 £30,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +67.83% +16.26%  
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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Nottinghamshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 909 986 1042
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 89.21% 88.59% 87.64%
Number of salaries quoted 722 726 777
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Test Scripting
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 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 3 months to 24 March 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 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +19 23 £60,000 +67.83% 2
Test Scripting
East Midlands

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 34 (77.27%) Java
1 34 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (45.45%) Automation Testing
3 19 (43.18%) QA
3 19 (43.18%) Selenium
4 18 (40.91%) Finance
5 17 (38.64%) Automated Testing
6 16 (36.36%) Python
7 14 (31.82%) .NET
7 14 (31.82%) Open Source
8 13 (29.55%) Perl
9 12 (27.27%) Project Management
9 12 (27.27%) Big Data
10 10 (22.73%) Banking
10 10 (22.73%) Telecoms
10 10 (22.73%) BDD
11 9 (20.45%) Functional Testing
11 9 (20.45%) C#
12 8 (18.18%) SQL
12 8 (18.18%) TDD
12 8 (18.18%) Degree
12 8 (18.18%) Cucumber
13 7 (15.91%) Test Automation
13 7 (15.91%) Gherkin
13 7 (15.91%) Software Testing
14 6 (13.64%) Ruby
14 6 (13.64%) SDLC
14 6 (13.64%) Test Strategy
15 5 (11.36%) WebDriver
15 5 (11.36%) Unit Testing

Test Scripting
Top Related 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 (4.55%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.27%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 19 (43.18%) Selenium
2 8 (18.18%) Cucumber
3 5 (11.36%) WebDriver
4 3 (6.82%) HP UFT
4 3 (6.82%) JIRA
4 3 (6.82%) SpecFlow
4 3 (6.82%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (4.55%) Log4j
5 2 (4.55%) Selenium IDE
5 2 (4.55%) SoapUI
6 1 (2.27%) NUnit
6 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (40.91%) Finance
2 10 (22.73%) Banking
2 10 (22.73%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (38.64%) Automation Test Lead
2 15 (34.09%) Test Engineer
3 13 (29.55%) Test Automation Engineer
4 11 (25.00%) QA Engineer
5 10 (22.73%) Tester
6 9 (20.45%) Analyst
7 7 (15.91%) QA Automation Engineer
7 7 (15.91%) QA Leader
7 7 (15.91%) QA Test Engineer
8 6 (13.64%) Software Analyst
9 5 (11.36%) Automation Tester
9 5 (11.36%) Functional QA Engineer
9 5 (11.36%) Test Analyst
9 5 (11.36%) Test Manager
10 4 (9.09%) QA Analyst
10 4 (9.09%) Software Tester
10 4 (9.09%) Test Automation Manager
10 4 (9.09%) Test Leader
11 3 (6.82%) QA Test Analyst
11 3 (6.82%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (31.82%) .NET
2 7 (15.91%) Gherkin
3 3 (6.82%) JSON
3 3 (6.82%) Web Services
3 3 (6.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.82%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.27%) e-Learning
3 1 (2.27%) FMCG
3 1 (2.27%) Learning Management System
3 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.27%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.36%) Windows
2 3 (6.82%) Unix
3 2 (4.55%) Android
3 2 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (45.45%) Automation Testing
3 17 (38.64%) Automated Testing
4 14 (31.82%) Open Source
5 12 (27.27%) Project Management
6 10 (22.73%) BDD
7 9 (20.45%) Functional Testing
8 8 (18.18%) TDD
9 7 (15.91%) Software Testing
9 7 (15.91%) Test Automation
10 6 (13.64%) SDLC
10 6 (13.64%) Test Strategy
11 5 (11.36%) Integration Testing
11 5 (11.36%) Scrum
11 5 (11.36%) Unit Testing
11 5 (11.36%) User Acceptance Testing
12 4 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (9.09%) Data Management
12 4 (9.09%) Performance Testing
12 4 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 34 (77.27%) Java
2 16 (36.36%) Python
3 13 (29.55%) Perl
4 9 (20.45%) C#
5 8 (18.18%) SQL
6 6 (13.64%) Ruby
7 2 (4.55%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.27%) C
8 1 (2.27%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (18.18%) Degree
2 4 (9.09%) ISEB
3 3 (6.82%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (43.18%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.27%) Infor
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