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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 74 86 69
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -17
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 25 27 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.08% 1.93% 3.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.45% 2.24% 3.62%
Number of salaries quoted 25 26 55
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +20.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £33,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
1020 1204 1575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 84.72% 86.25% 84.91%
Number of salaries quoted 843 1033 1224
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,700 £29,660
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 25 August 2016.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 (46.94%) Agile Software Development
1 23 (46.94%) Selenium
2 20 (40.82%) Java
3 17 (34.69%) Python
3 17 (34.69%) Test Automation
4 16 (32.65%) JUnit
5 14 (28.57%) Scrum
5 14 (28.57%) Software Testing
5 14 (28.57%) Open Source
6 13 (26.53%) Web Services
7 12 (24.49%) Cucumber
7 12 (24.49%) BDD
8 11 (22.45%) Gherkin
8 11 (22.45%) Jenkins
8 11 (22.45%) API Testing
8 11 (22.45%) Ruby
8 11 (22.45%) RESTful
8 11 (22.45%) XML
8 11 (22.45%) C++
8 11 (22.45%) Telecoms
8 11 (22.45%) NUnit
9 10 (20.41%) Degree
10 9 (18.37%) Requirements Analysis
10 9 (18.37%) Data Analysis
10 9 (18.37%) Data Migration
10 9 (18.37%) Billing
10 9 (18.37%) Migration
10 9 (18.37%) GIS
10 9 (18.37%) Smallworld
11 8 (16.33%) SQL

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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (18.37%) Smallworld
2 2 (4.08%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.08%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) SAP EHS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) Firewall
2 3 (6.12%) Internet
3 2 (4.08%) HTTP
3 2 (4.08%) Wireless
4 1 (2.04%) Bluetooth
4 1 (2.04%) iSCSI
4 1 (2.04%) NAS
4 1 (2.04%) OFDM
4 1 (2.04%) SAN
4 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.37%) GIS
Development Applications
1 23 (46.94%) Selenium
2 16 (32.65%) JUnit
3 12 (24.49%) Cucumber
4 11 (22.45%) Jenkins
4 11 (22.45%) NUnit
5 7 (14.29%) WebDriver
6 6 (12.24%) JIRA
7 5 (10.20%) TestNG
8 3 (6.12%) Bugzilla
8 3 (6.12%) Hudson
9 2 (4.08%) Fiddler
9 2 (4.08%) JMeter
10 1 (2.04%) Selenium IDE
General
1 11 (22.45%) Telecoms
2 9 (18.37%) Billing
3 6 (12.24%) Finance
4 2 (4.08%) Electronics
4 2 (4.08%) Legal
5 1 (2.04%) Military
Job Titles
1 19 (38.78%) Test Engineer
2 18 (36.73%) Software Test Engineer
3 14 (28.57%) Test Automation Engineer
4 9 (18.37%) Analyst
4 9 (18.37%) Architect
4 9 (18.37%) Senior Architect
4 9 (18.37%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 9 (18.37%) Solutions Architect
4 9 (18.37%) Test Analyst
4 9 (18.37%) Tester
5 5 (10.20%) Automation Test Analyst
5 5 (10.20%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Web Tester
7 2 (4.08%) DSP Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Embedded Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Tester
7 2 (4.08%) Manual Tester
7 2 (4.08%) QA Manual Tester
7 2 (4.08%) QA Tester
7 2 (4.08%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (26.53%) Web Services
2 11 (22.45%) Gherkin
2 11 (22.45%) RESTful
2 11 (22.45%) XML
3 6 (12.24%) CSS
3 6 (12.24%) HTML
4 2 (4.08%) Natural Language Processing
4 2 (4.08%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) Mobile App
1 3 (6.12%) Replication
2 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.08%) Life Science
3 1 (2.04%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.20%) Windows
2 4 (8.16%) Linux
2 4 (8.16%) Windows Server
3 3 (6.12%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (46.94%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (34.69%) Test Automation
3 14 (28.57%) Open Source
3 14 (28.57%) Scrum
3 14 (28.57%) Software Testing
4 12 (24.49%) BDD
5 11 (22.45%) API Testing
6 9 (18.37%) Data Analysis
6 9 (18.37%) Data Migration
6 9 (18.37%) Migration
6 9 (18.37%) Requirements Analysis
7 7 (14.29%) Automated Testing
7 7 (14.29%) Manual Testing
8 6 (12.24%) Defect Tracking
9 5 (10.20%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (6.12%) Performance Testing
10 3 (6.12%) User Stories
10 3 (6.12%) Web Testing
11 2 (4.08%) Automation Testing
11 2 (4.08%) Business Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 20 (40.82%) Java
2 17 (34.69%) Python
3 11 (22.45%) C++
3 11 (22.45%) Ruby
4 8 (16.33%) SQL
5 7 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.08%) Perl
6 2 (4.08%) Tcl
7 1 (2.04%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 10 (20.41%) Degree
2 3 (6.12%) SC Cleared
2 3 (6.12%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.08%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.08%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) SCCM
1 2 (4.08%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.12%) VMware
3 2 (4.08%) SAP
4 1 (2.04%) Becrypt
4 1 (2.04%) ESRI
4 1 (2.04%) WorldPay
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