Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wolverhampton 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
West Midlands > Wolverhampton
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 28 33
Rank change year-on-year -1 +5 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 3 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wolverhampton 1.78% 3.91% 3.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.97% 4.40% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 7
Wolverhampton median annual salary £33,000 £26,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.92% -30.67% -
10th Percentile £31,500 £25,000 £34,250
90th Percentile £34,500 £27,000 £43,750
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £34,715 £32,500
% change year-on-year +8.02% +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 Wolverhampton with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wolverhampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 152 159 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wolverhampton 89.94% 88.83% 79.31%
Number of salaries quoted 124 138 146
Wolverhampton median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.78% +2.86%
10th Percentile £26,000 £21,250 £21,500
90th Percentile £62,125 £55,375 £58,750
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Test Scripting
Job Vacancy Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Scripting in Wolverhampton

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Salary trend for Test Scripting in Wolverhampton

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

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Defect Management
2 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) Functional Testing
2 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Confluence
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall

Test Scripting
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wolverhampton 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 (33.33%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) QA Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) QA Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) QA Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Software Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Software Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) Defect Management
2 2 (66.67%) Functional Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft