Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
West Midlands > Warwickshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 75 88
Rank change year-on-year -9 +13 +11
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 27 36 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 2.11% 3.09% 1.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.37% 3.36% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 27 30 13
Warwickshire median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +3.17% -16.00%
10th Percentile £23,250 £30,975 £26,500
90th Percentile £56,850 £42,500 £41,150
West Midlands median annual salary £38,500 £34,715 £32,500
% change year-on-year +10.90% +6.82% -

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 Warwickshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Warwickshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1139 1071 1259
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 89.19% 91.85% 89.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1034 824 1109
Warwickshire median annual salary £38,500 £38,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -1.28% -2.50%
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,575 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,875 £58,750 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Test Scripting
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Scripting in Warwickshire

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

Salary trend for Test Scripting in Warwickshire

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Scripting in Warwickshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Scripting in Warwickshire

Test Scripting
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the Warwickshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Leamington Spa -5 9 £30,000 - 1
Rugby - 5 £35,500 -
Nuneaton - 1 £33,000 -
Test Scripting
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
3 11 (40.74%) QA
4 10 (37.04%) Selenium
4 10 (37.04%) ISEB
4 10 (37.04%) Test Automation
4 10 (37.04%) Test Strategy
5 8 (29.63%) JIRA
6 7 (25.93%) Software Testing
6 7 (25.93%) Telecoms
6 7 (25.93%) Finance
6 7 (25.93%) Test Planning
7 6 (22.22%) C#
7 6 (22.22%) ISTQB
8 5 (18.52%) 3G
8 5 (18.52%) HP Quality Center
8 5 (18.52%) 4G
8 5 (18.52%) Scenario Testing
9 4 (14.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (14.81%) LTE
9 4 (14.81%) Functional Testing
9 4 (14.81%) 2G
9 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
9 4 (14.81%) HP
9 4 (14.81%) Bugzilla
9 4 (14.81%) Web Development
9 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
9 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
10 3 (11.11%) Use Case
10 3 (11.11%) Degree

Test Scripting
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 1 (3.70%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.70%) IaaS
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) 3G
1 5 (18.52%) 4G
2 4 (14.81%) 2G
2 4 (14.81%) LTE
3 1 (3.70%) Internet
3 1 (3.70%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (3.70%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
1 1 (3.70%) MySQL
1 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (37.04%) Selenium
2 8 (29.63%) JIRA
3 4 (14.81%) Bugzilla
4 2 (7.41%) Cucumber
5 1 (3.70%) SoapUI
5 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.70%) TeamCity
5 1 (3.70%) WebDriver
5 1 (3.70%) Zephyr
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
1 7 (25.93%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.70%) Automotive
2 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Analyst
1 12 (44.44%) Test Analyst
2 4 (14.81%) Automation Test Analyst
2 4 (14.81%) Selenium Test Analyst
2 4 (14.81%) Test Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Test Manager
3 3 (11.11%) QA Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) QA Test Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Telecoms Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Telecoms Test Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Tester
3 3 (11.11%) Web Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Web Test Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Digital Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Engineering Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Mobile Test Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 2 (7.41%) Selenium Tester
4 2 (7.41%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Technical Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) SOAP
1 2 (7.41%) Web Services
2 1 (3.70%) CSS
2 1 (3.70%) HTML
2 1 (3.70%) JSON
2 1 (3.70%) REST
2 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
1 1 (3.70%) Cloud Native
1 1 (3.70%) Driving Licence
1 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (3.70%) Fintech
1 1 (3.70%) Handset
1 1 (3.70%) Internet of Things
1 1 (3.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
3 10 (37.04%) Test Automation
3 10 (37.04%) Test Strategy
4 7 (25.93%) Software Testing
4 7 (25.93%) Test Planning
5 5 (18.52%) Scenario Testing
6 4 (14.81%) Functional Testing
6 4 (14.81%) Web Development
7 3 (11.11%) Collaborative Working
7 3 (11.11%) Defect Management
7 3 (11.11%) Defect Tracking
7 3 (11.11%) E-Commerce
7 3 (11.11%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (11.11%) System Testing
7 3 (11.11%) Use Case
8 2 (7.41%) Acceptance Criteria
8 2 (7.41%) ITIL
8 2 (7.41%) Smoke Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) C#
2 3 (11.11%) Java
2 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (37.04%) ISEB
2 6 (22.22%) ISTQB
3 4 (14.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
3 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
4 3 (11.11%) Degree
5 2 (7.41%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (40.74%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) HP
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle
2 1 (3.70%) SAP