The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 82 74 77
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 28 48 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.09% 3.24% 3.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.44% 3.90% 3.71%
Number of salaries quoted 25 44 52
Median salary £38,500 £47,500 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.94% +25.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Test Scripting
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1149 1230 1484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 85.87% 82.94% 82.58%
Number of salaries quoted 932 1039 1245
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing Test Scripting as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Cambridge

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 23 (37.70%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (36.07%) Selenium
3 18 (29.51%) Java
4 17 (27.87%) QA
5 16 (26.23%) Microsoft
6 14 (22.95%) PRINCE2
6 14 (22.95%) JIRA
7 13 (21.31%) Software Testing
7 13 (21.31%) Performance Testing
7 13 (21.31%) Web Testing
7 13 (21.31%) Hudson
7 13 (21.31%) Replication
8 11 (18.03%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (18.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 11 (18.03%) Project Management
8 11 (18.03%) C
8 11 (18.03%) MS Project
8 11 (18.03%) Agile Project Management
8 11 (18.03%) User Stories
8 11 (18.03%) Skype
9 10 (16.39%) Test Automation
9 10 (16.39%) Manual Testing
9 10 (16.39%) Dynamics NAV
9 10 (16.39%) ERP
10 9 (14.75%) Automated Testing
10 9 (14.75%) JMeter
10 9 (14.75%) Linux
10 9 (14.75%) WebDriver
11 8 (13.11%) Automation Testing
11 8 (13.11%) Logistics

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 11 (18.03%) MS Project
2 1 (1.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (16.39%) Dynamics NAV
2 6 (9.84%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (3.28%) SAP EHS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.03%) Skype
2 8 (13.11%) Firewall
3 2 (3.28%) Bluetooth
3 2 (3.28%) HTTP
3 2 (3.28%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.64%) OFDM
4 1 (1.64%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (36.07%) Selenium
2 14 (22.95%) JIRA
3 13 (21.31%) Hudson
4 9 (14.75%) JMeter
4 9 (14.75%) WebDriver
5 7 (11.48%) Selenium IDE
6 6 (9.84%) Cucumber
7 5 (8.20%) Jenkins
8 4 (6.56%) JUnit
8 4 (6.56%) NUnit
9 2 (3.28%) Fiddler
10 1 (1.64%) Git (software)
10 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (13.11%) Manufacturing
2 7 (11.48%) Finance
3 2 (3.28%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (27.87%) Tester
2 14 (22.95%) Analyst
3 13 (21.31%) Test Analyst
4 11 (18.03%) Agile Project Manager
4 11 (18.03%) Project Manager
5 10 (16.39%) Test Engineer
6 8 (13.11%) Consultant
6 8 (13.11%) Software Manager
6 8 (13.11%) Software Project Manager
7 7 (11.48%) Software Test Engineer
7 7 (11.48%) Test Automation Engineer
7 7 (11.48%) Web Tester
8 5 (8.20%) Dynamics AX Consultant
8 5 (8.20%) Functional Consultant
8 5 (8.20%) QA Analyst
8 5 (8.20%) QA Test Analyst
8 5 (8.20%) QA Tester
8 5 (8.20%) Software Tester
9 4 (6.56%) Automation Tester
9 4 (6.56%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.84%) Web Services
2 4 (6.56%) Gherkin
2 4 (6.56%) RESTful
2 4 (6.56%) XML
3 3 (4.92%) .NET
4 2 (3.28%) Natural Language Processing
4 2 (3.28%) REST
5 1 (1.64%) CSS
5 1 (1.64%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (21.31%) Replication
2 8 (13.11%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.20%) iPad
4 2 (3.28%) Fintech
4 2 (3.28%) Life Science
4 2 (3.28%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.75%) Linux
2 8 (13.11%) Windows
2 8 (13.11%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.64%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (37.70%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (22.95%) PRINCE2
3 13 (21.31%) Performance Testing
3 13 (21.31%) Software Testing
3 13 (21.31%) Web Testing
4 11 (18.03%) Agile Project Management
4 11 (18.03%) Project Management
4 11 (18.03%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (18.03%) User Stories
5 10 (16.39%) ERP
5 10 (16.39%) Manual Testing
5 10 (16.39%) Test Automation
6 9 (14.75%) Automated Testing
7 8 (13.11%) Automation Testing
7 8 (13.11%) Logistics
8 6 (9.84%) BDD
8 6 (9.84%) ITIL
8 6 (9.84%) Scrum
9 5 (8.20%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (6.56%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 18 (29.51%) Java
2 11 (18.03%) C
3 6 (9.84%) C++
3 6 (9.84%) Python
4 4 (6.56%) Ruby
5 3 (4.92%) Perl
6 2 (3.28%) C#
6 2 (3.28%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.64%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 11 (18.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 7 (11.48%) Degree
3 3 (4.92%) PMI Certification
3 3 (4.92%) PMP
4 2 (3.28%) ISTQB
4 2 (3.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (27.87%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (26.23%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.56%) Twitter
3 2 (3.28%) Facebook
3 2 (3.28%) JD Edwards
3 2 (3.28%) SAP
3 2 (3.28%) WorldPay
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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