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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
West Midlands / Wolverhampton
Rank - 17 20
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 0 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wolverhampton - 3.57% 4.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 4.62% 6.56%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Median salary - - £37,500
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 Wolverhampton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Wolverhampton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 35 65 61
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wolverhampton 85.37% 77.38% 75.31%
Number of salaries quoted 31 49 55
Median salary £50,000 £37,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.13% -1.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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

Test Scripting
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 27 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 Wolverhampton region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) Bugzilla
1 2 (100.00%) Games
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Test Scripting
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Bugzilla
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Games Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification