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

Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
West Midlands / Wolverhampton
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 23 16
Rank change year-on-year +5 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 1 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wolverhampton 1.30% 1.87% 7.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.47% 1.92% 9.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 7
Median salary £33,000 - £37,500
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 Wolverhampton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Wolverhampton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 68 104 71
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wolverhampton 88.31% 97.20% 76.34%
Number of salaries quoted 62 88 64
Median salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.77% -4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £31,500 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Test Scripting
Job Vacancy Trend in Wolverhampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wolverhampton 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 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 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 Wolverhampton region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Confluence
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

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 (100.00%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) QA Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) QA Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) QA Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA