Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Solihull 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
West Midlands > Solihull
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 36 57
Rank change year-on-year -10 +21 +18
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 8 16 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Solihull 1.99% 3.78% 1.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.22% 4.48% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 10
Solihull median annual salary £42,500 £24,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +77.08% -36.00% +21.95%
10th Percentile £22,125 £21,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £54,750 £60,750 £46,000
West Midlands median annual salary £38,000 £34,358 £32,500
% change year-on-year +10.60% +5.72% -

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 Solihull with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Solihull
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 360 357 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Solihull 89.55% 84.40% 78.46%
Number of salaries quoted 326 317 365
Solihull median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,000 £23,850
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Test Scripting
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Scripting in Solihull

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Salary trend for Test Scripting in Solihull

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Solihull

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Scripting in Solihull over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Scripting in Solihull

For the 6 months to 22 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 Solihull region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) UML
2 4 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) Data Flow Diagram
4 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 1 (12.50%) Defect Management
5 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
5 1 (12.50%) Collaborative Working
5 1 (12.50%) .NET
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) C#
5 1 (12.50%) ISTQB

Test Scripting
Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull 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 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) Business IT Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) IT Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) IT Business Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) Test Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Software Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Manual Test Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) UML
2 4 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Data Flow Diagram
3 2 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (12.50%) Defect Management
4 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft