The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
West Midlands / Worcestershire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 49 46
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 0 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire - 0.32% 1.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.35% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Median salary - - £23,000
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 Worcestershire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Worcestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 240 283 251
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 88.56% 89.56% 85.37%
Number of salaries quoted 220 262 221
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.58%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Test Scripting
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Worcestershire 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 Worcestershire

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Salary trend for Test Scripting in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Bugzilla
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) SEO
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Online Marketing

Test Scripting
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Bugzilla
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) QA Automation Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) QA Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) QA Test Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Junior
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Online Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) SEO
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
1 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA