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

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Shropshire / Telford
Rank 15 24 20
Rank change year-on-year +9 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 16 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Telford 11.59% 0.78% 2.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.91% 0.85% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 0
Median salary £35,500 £27,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.09% -  
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 Telford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Telford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 115 118 86
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Telford 83.33% 91.47% 78.90%
Number of salaries quoted 82 105 58
Median salary £37,626 £37,500 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.33% -7.97%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £53,650 £72,500 £60,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Test Scripting
Job Vacancy Trend in Telford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Telford 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 Telford

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Telford

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

Salary trend for Test Scripting in Telford

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

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

1 10 (55.56%) ISEB
1 10 (55.56%) ISTQB
1 10 (55.56%) Selenium
1 10 (55.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 9 (50.00%) QA
3 8 (44.44%) SQL
3 8 (44.44%) Cucumber
4 7 (38.89%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (38.89%) Functional Testing
5 6 (33.33%) Unix
5 6 (33.33%) Oracle
5 6 (33.33%) Automated Testing
5 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
5 6 (33.33%) Automation Testing
6 5 (27.78%) Gatling
6 5 (27.78%) Matrix Management
6 5 (27.78%) Apple iOS
6 5 (27.78%) Android
7 4 (22.22%) Electronics
7 4 (22.22%) Retail
7 4 (22.22%) C
8 3 (16.67%) Confluence
8 3 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
8 3 (16.67%) JIRA
9 2 (11.11%) C#
9 2 (11.11%) Manual Testing
10 1 (5.56%) Time Management
10 1 (5.56%) Integration Testing
10 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Telford 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 3 (16.67%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (55.56%) Selenium
2 8 (44.44%) Cucumber
3 5 (27.78%) Gatling
4 3 (16.67%) JIRA
5 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (22.22%) Electronics
1 4 (22.22%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Tester
2 8 (44.44%) Analyst
3 7 (38.89%) Test Analyst
4 5 (27.78%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 5 (27.78%) Software Tester
5 4 (22.22%) Automation Tester
6 3 (16.67%) QA Analyst
6 3 (16.67%) QA Test Analyst
7 2 (11.11%) Agile Tester
7 2 (11.11%) Automation Test Analyst
7 2 (11.11%) Selenium Automation Tester
7 2 (11.11%) Selenium Tester
8 1 (5.56%) Agile Test Analyst
8 1 (5.56%) Digital Analyst
8 1 (5.56%) IT Analyst
8 1 (5.56%) QA Automation Analyst
8 1 (5.56%) Service Analyst
8 1 (5.56%) Software Analyst
8 1 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
8 1 (5.56%) Technical Services Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
1 1 (5.56%) Web Services
1 1 (5.56%) XML
1 1 (5.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Unix
2 5 (27.78%) Android
2 5 (27.78%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.56%) Windows
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Functional Testing
1 7 (38.89%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 6 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 6 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 5 (27.78%) Matrix Management
4 3 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (11.11%) Manual Testing
6 1 (5.56%) API Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Coaching
6 1 (5.56%) Contingency Planning
6 1 (5.56%) Document Management
6 1 (5.56%) Integration Testing
6 1 (5.56%) OCR
6 1 (5.56%) Process Improvement
6 1 (5.56%) Regression Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Scrum
6 1 (5.56%) Software Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) C
3 2 (11.11%) C#
4 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) ISEB
1 10 (55.56%) ISTQB
1 10 (55.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Oracle
Telford, Shropshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + bonus, pension, h/c
Posted: 7 hours ago