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

Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Hertfordshire / Stevenage
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 28 15
Rank change year-on-year +17 -13  
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 2 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 4.17% 0.96% 6.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.44% 1.12% 7.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 8
Median salary £40,750 - £31,250
90% offered a salary of more than £33,350 - £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,150 - £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +14.28% -2.77%  

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 Stevenage with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Stevenage
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 45 89 102
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stevenage 93.75% 85.58% 80.31%
Number of salaries quoted 29 55 84
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +28.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £17,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Test Scripting
Job Vacancy Trend in Stevenage

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stevenage 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 Stevenage

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Stevenage

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

Salary trend for Test Scripting in Stevenage

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Stevenage

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Scripting in Stevenage over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Scripting in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 24 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 Stevenage region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
1 5 (62.50%) ISEB
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) Selenium
1 5 (62.50%) QA
1 5 (62.50%) Test Automation
2 3 (37.50%) WebDriver
2 3 (37.50%) BDD
2 3 (37.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (37.50%) Software Delivery
2 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
2 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
2 3 (37.50%) TDD
2 3 (37.50%) Scrum
2 3 (37.50%) C
2 3 (37.50%) C++
2 3 (37.50%) OO
2 3 (37.50%) Python
2 3 (37.50%) OOD
3 2 (25.00%) HP
3 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (25.00%) JMeter
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (25.00%) CA Agile Central
3 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center

Test Scripting
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stevenage 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) VSAT
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Selenium
2 3 (37.50%) WebDriver
3 2 (25.00%) JMeter
3 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (25.00%) WATIR
4 1 (12.50%) SoapUI
4 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) Test Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Software Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Test Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Software Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) QA Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) QA Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) QA Test Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) QA Test Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Test Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) QA Automation Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) QA Automation Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) Test Automation
2 3 (37.50%) BDD
2 3 (37.50%) OO
2 3 (37.50%) OOD
2 3 (37.50%) Scrum
2 3 (37.50%) Software Delivery
2 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
2 3 (37.50%) TDD
2 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C
1 3 (37.50%) C++
1 3 (37.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) ISEB
2 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
2 3 (37.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) QA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) CA Agile Central
2 2 (25.00%) HP
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Global Invacom Limited
Salary: Circa £50,000 plus benefits
Posted: 25 days ago