Period
to 19 September 2019

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 19 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
19 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 94 97 113
Rank change year-on-year +3 +16 +9
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 29 25 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 1.89% 1.61% 1.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.05% 1.72% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 24 20 16
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.75% -11.11% +28.57%
10th Percentile £29,275 £30,100 £35,000
90th Percentile £47,788 £50,875 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% - +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 1,414 1,450 1,776
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 92.00% 93.61% 90.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1,214 1,175 1,534
Nottinghamshire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +6.91%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £68,250 £70,000
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

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 19 September 2019.

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 19 September 2019. 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 +5 26 £38,500 -3.75% 8
Mansfield - 1 £37,500 -
Test Scripting
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 2019, 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 (82.76%) Test Automation
2 18 (62.07%) Selenium
3 16 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (27.59%) QA
4 8 (27.59%) Manual Testing
4 8 (27.59%) SQL
5 7 (24.14%) Java
5 7 (24.14%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (24.14%) ISTQB
5 7 (24.14%) JIRA
6 6 (20.69%) Scrum
6 6 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (20.69%) SDLC
7 5 (17.24%) WebDriver
7 5 (17.24%) Test Strategy
7 5 (17.24%) SpecFlow
7 5 (17.24%) Jenkins
7 5 (17.24%) ISEB
7 5 (17.24%) C#
7 5 (17.24%) Integration Testing
7 5 (17.24%) Regression Testing
8 4 (13.79%) Software Testing
8 4 (13.79%) Gherkin
8 4 (13.79%) Cucumber
8 4 (13.79%) BDD
8 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
8 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
8 4 (13.79%) Defect Management
8 4 (13.79%) Acceptance Criteria
9 3 (10.34%) API Testing

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 18 (62.07%) Selenium
2 7 (24.14%) JIRA
3 5 (17.24%) Jenkins
3 5 (17.24%) SpecFlow
3 5 (17.24%) WebDriver
4 4 (13.79%) Cucumber
5 3 (10.34%) Hudson
5 3 (10.34%) JUnit
5 3 (10.34%) Maven
5 3 (10.34%) SoapUI
6 1 (3.45%) HP UFT
6 1 (3.45%) JIRA Agile
6 1 (3.45%) Robot Framework
6 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (3.45%) TestRail
General
1 2 (6.90%) Games
2 1 (3.45%) Military
Job Titles
1 16 (55.17%) Tester
2 12 (41.38%) Automation Tester
3 6 (20.69%) Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) Test Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) QA Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Automation Test Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Software Tester
6 3 (10.34%) Test Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Selenium Automation Tester
7 2 (6.90%) Selenium Tester
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Test Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Software QA Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Test Automation Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Automation Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Junior Automation Test Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Junior Automation Tester
8 1 (3.45%) QA Automation Tester
8 1 (3.45%) Senior Manual Tester
8 1 (3.45%) Web Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) Gherkin
2 3 (10.34%) HTML
2 3 (10.34%) REST
2 3 (10.34%) SOAP
2 3 (10.34%) XML
3 2 (6.90%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Life Science
2 2 (6.90%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.90%) Online Games
2 2 (6.90%) PMI
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Linux
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (82.76%) Test Automation
2 16 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (27.59%) Manual Testing
4 7 (24.14%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (20.69%) Scrum
5 6 (20.69%) SDLC
6 5 (17.24%) Integration Testing
6 5 (17.24%) Regression Testing
6 5 (17.24%) Test Strategy
7 4 (13.79%) Acceptance Criteria
7 4 (13.79%) BDD
7 4 (13.79%) Defect Management
7 4 (13.79%) Software Testing
8 3 (10.34%) API Testing
8 3 (10.34%) Line Management
8 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
8 3 (10.34%) Performance Testing
9 2 (6.90%) Continuous Deployment
9 2 (6.90%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) SQL
2 7 (24.14%) Java
3 5 (17.24%) C#
4 3 (10.34%) Groovy
4 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
4 3 (10.34%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.45%) Python
5 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) ISTQB
2 5 (17.24%) ISEB
3 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
3 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
4 2 (6.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (6.90%) PMI Certification
5 1 (3.45%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (27.59%) QA
2 2 (6.90%) ISO 9001
2 2 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.45%) GDPR
3 1 (3.45%) NCSC
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) Cypress Semiconductor
2 1 (3.45%) HP