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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
West Midlands / Solihull
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 18 25
Rank change year-on-year -16 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 4 14 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Solihull 2.00% 6.19% 6.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.13% 7.73% 6.94%
Number of salaries quoted 4 14 17
Median salary £52,500 £33,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +59.09% +1.53%  
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,050 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year +14.28% -4.10%  

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 Solihull with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Solihull
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 188 181 245
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Solihull 94.00% 80.09% 90.74%
Number of salaries quoted 177 160 211
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +38.46%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Test Scripting
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Solihull 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 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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Scripting in Solihull

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 7 (46.67%) Reinsurance
3 7 (46.67%) Data Flow Diagram
3 7 (46.67%) SQL
4 4 (26.67%) JUnit
4 4 (26.67%) Scrum
4 4 (26.67%) QA
4 4 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Unit Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Manual Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Test Automation
4 4 (26.67%) SaaS
4 4 (26.67%) Cucumber
4 4 (26.67%) Functional Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Non-Functional Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Finance
5 3 (20.00%) UML
6 1 (6.67%) Defect Management
6 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
6 1 (6.67%) 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Cucumber
1 4 (26.67%) JUnit
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Analyst
2 10 (66.67%) Business Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Test Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Business IT Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Financial Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) IT Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) IT Business Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Service Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Reinsurance
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 7 (46.67%) Data Flow Diagram
4 4 (26.67%) Functional Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Manual Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Non-Functional Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Scrum
4 4 (26.67%) Test Automation
4 4 (26.67%) Unit Testing
4 4 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (20.00%) UML
6 1 (6.67%) Defect Management
6 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) QA
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