The first table below looks at the demand for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 70 53 95
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +42
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 55 79 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.03% 3.94% 1.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.84% 5.25% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 55 71 35
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1432 1506 1524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 78.85% 75.11% 71.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1221 1280 1277
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Test Scripting
Cambridgeshire

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 April 2014.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Test Scripting also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Test Scripting.

1 42 (53.85%) Automated Testing
2 40 (51.28%) Python
3 28 (35.90%) QA
4 27 (34.62%) Wireless
5 25 (32.05%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (28.21%) Java
6 22 (28.21%) Perl
6 22 (28.21%) Degree
6 22 (28.21%) Test Automation
7 19 (24.36%) ISTQB
8 18 (23.08%) C#
8 18 (23.08%) ISEB
9 17 (21.79%) Scrum
9 17 (21.79%) Software Testing
10 16 (20.51%) C
11 15 (19.23%) Tcl
11 15 (19.23%) Selenium
12 14 (17.95%) TTCN
12 14 (17.95%) Manual Testing
12 14 (17.95%) Linux
12 14 (17.95%) C++
12 14 (17.95%) SQL
12 14 (17.95%) .NET
13 13 (16.67%) OO
14 12 (15.38%) Bluetooth
14 12 (15.38%) Validation
14 12 (15.38%) Wi-Fi
14 12 (15.38%) Automation Testing
15 11 (14.10%) Finance
15 11 (14.10%) HTML

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Test Scripting also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Test Scripting. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (2.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.28%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.28%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 27 (34.62%) Wireless
2 12 (15.38%) Bluetooth
2 12 (15.38%) Wi-Fi
3 7 (8.97%) Internet
4 6 (7.69%) HTTP
5 5 (6.41%) LTE
5 5 (6.41%) GPRS
5 5 (6.41%) GSM
5 5 (6.41%) UMTS
6 1 (1.28%) STUN
6 1 (1.28%) X.509
6 1 (1.28%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.28%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.56%) NoSQL
1 2 (2.56%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 15 (19.23%) Selenium
2 11 (14.10%) JIRA
3 5 (6.41%) WebDriver
4 4 (5.13%) Bugzilla
5 3 (3.85%) FitNesse
6 2 (2.56%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (2.56%) TeamCity
6 2 (2.56%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.56%) NUnit
7 1 (1.28%) QADirector
7 1 (1.28%) WinRunner
General
1 11 (14.10%) Finance
2 5 (6.41%) Multimedia
3 3 (3.85%) Electronics
4 2 (2.56%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.56%) Law
4 2 (2.56%) Banking
5 1 (1.28%) Games
Job Titles
1 42 (53.85%) Test Engineer
2 23 (29.49%) Software Engineer
3 20 (25.64%) Software Test Engineer
4 18 (23.08%) Tester
5 15 (19.23%) Software Tester
6 10 (12.82%) Analyst
6 10 (12.82%) Test Analyst
7 8 (10.26%) Developer
8 6 (7.69%) Development Engineer
8 6 (7.69%) Test Development Engineer
9 5 (6.41%) QA Engineer
9 5 (6.41%) Software Development Engineer
10 4 (5.13%) Senior Test Engineer
10 4 (5.13%) Software Test Analyst
11 3 (3.85%) Senior Software Engineer
11 3 (3.85%) Software Developer
11 3 (3.85%) Android Developer
11 3 (3.85%) Mobile Developer
11 3 (3.85%) Senior Software Test Engineer
12 2 (2.56%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (17.95%) .NET
2 11 (14.10%) HTML
3 8 (10.26%) CSS
4 2 (2.56%) CSS3
4 2 (2.56%) HTML5
4 2 (2.56%) XML
4 2 (2.56%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.56%) .NET Framework
4 2 (2.56%) jQuery
5 1 (1.28%) RESTful
5 1 (1.28%) X-Windows
5 1 (1.28%) Web Services
5 1 (1.28%) J2SE
5 1 (1.28%) REST
5 1 (1.28%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.13%) Firmware
2 3 (3.85%) Mathematics
2 3 (3.85%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.85%) Smartphone
2 3 (3.85%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.28%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 14 (17.95%) Linux
2 8 (10.26%) UNIX
2 8 (10.26%) Windows
3 3 (3.85%) Mac OS X
3 3 (3.85%) Android
4 1 (1.28%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (53.85%) Automated Testing
2 25 (32.05%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (28.21%) Test Automation
4 17 (21.79%) Scrum
4 17 (21.79%) Software Testing
5 14 (17.95%) Manual Testing
6 13 (16.67%) OO
7 12 (15.38%) Validation
7 12 (15.38%) Automation Testing
8 10 (12.82%) TDD
9 9 (11.54%) Regression Testing
10 8 (10.26%) Test Management
11 6 (7.69%) OOP
11 6 (7.69%) Integration Testing
12 5 (6.41%) Compatibility Testing
12 5 (6.41%) BDD
13 3 (3.85%) Unit Testing
13 3 (3.85%) Web Testing
13 3 (3.85%) E-Commerce
13 3 (3.85%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 40 (51.28%) Python
2 22 (28.21%) Java
2 22 (28.21%) Perl
3 18 (23.08%) C#
4 16 (20.51%) C
5 15 (19.23%) Tcl
6 14 (17.95%) TTCN
6 14 (17.95%) C++
6 14 (17.95%) SQL
7 10 (12.82%) JavaScript
8 8 (10.26%) Ruby
9 2 (2.56%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.56%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.28%) Scala
10 1 (1.28%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.28%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (28.21%) Degree
2 19 (24.36%) ISTQB
3 18 (23.08%) ISEB
4 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (35.90%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (10.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (2.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.28%) Adobe
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