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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 80 81 80
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 32 31 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.14% 1.92% 2.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.47% 2.30% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 32 27 30
Average salary £41,500 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.69% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,400 £45,500
UK excluding London average 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
1295 1350 1208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 86.80% 83.64% 84.59%
Number of salaries quoted 997 1055 1026
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £66,000 £56,400
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 13 February 2016.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 21 (40.38%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (38.46%) QA
3 19 (36.54%) Java
4 17 (32.69%) PRINCE2
5 15 (28.85%) Selenium
6 14 (26.92%) Skype
6 14 (26.92%) C
6 14 (26.92%) Project Management
7 13 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 13 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 13 (25.00%) MS Project
7 13 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
7 13 (25.00%) Time Management
7 13 (25.00%) JIRA
8 11 (21.15%) Hudson
8 11 (21.15%) Performance Testing
8 11 (21.15%) Web Testing
8 11 (21.15%) Manual Testing
8 11 (21.15%) Replication
9 10 (19.23%) Dynamics NAV
10 9 (17.31%) Degree
10 9 (17.31%) WebDriver
10 9 (17.31%) User Stories
11 8 (15.38%) Automation Testing
11 8 (15.38%) Selenium IDE
11 8 (15.38%) Software Testing
11 8 (15.38%) JMeter
11 8 (15.38%) Finance
11 8 (15.38%) Manufacturing

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 13 (25.00%) MS Project
2 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (19.23%) Dynamics NAV
2 6 (11.54%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 14 (26.92%) Skype
2 5 (9.62%) Firewall
3 2 (3.85%) Bluetooth
3 2 (3.85%) HTTPS
3 2 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (28.85%) Selenium
2 13 (25.00%) JIRA
3 11 (21.15%) Hudson
4 9 (17.31%) WebDriver
5 8 (15.38%) JMeter
5 8 (15.38%) Selenium IDE
6 2 (3.85%) Git (software)
6 2 (3.85%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.92%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (15.38%) Finance
1 8 (15.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (26.92%) Project Manager
1 14 (26.92%) Tester
2 13 (25.00%) Agile Project Manager
3 9 (17.31%) Test Engineer
4 8 (15.38%) Analyst
4 8 (15.38%) Automation Tester
4 8 (15.38%) Consultant
4 8 (15.38%) Software Manager
4 8 (15.38%) Software Project Manager
5 7 (13.46%) Test Analyst
6 6 (11.54%) Senior Manager
6 6 (11.54%) Senior Project Manager
7 5 (9.62%) Dynamics AX Consultant
7 5 (9.62%) Functional Consultant
8 4 (7.69%) Automation Engineer
8 4 (7.69%) Test Automation Engineer
8 4 (7.69%) Web Tester
9 3 (5.77%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
9 3 (5.77%) Product Consultant
9 3 (5.77%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.15%) Replication
2 6 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (11.54%) User Experience
3 3 (5.77%) iPad
4 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.46%) Linux
2 5 (9.62%) Windows
2 5 (9.62%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.85%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (40.38%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (32.69%) PRINCE2
3 14 (26.92%) Project Management
4 13 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
4 13 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (25.00%) Time Management
5 11 (21.15%) Manual Testing
5 11 (21.15%) Performance Testing
5 11 (21.15%) Web Testing
6 9 (17.31%) User Stories
7 8 (15.38%) Automation Testing
7 8 (15.38%) ERP
7 8 (15.38%) Logistics
7 8 (15.38%) Software Testing
8 7 (13.46%) Test Automation
9 6 (11.54%) ITIL
9 6 (11.54%) OO
9 6 (11.54%) OOP
9 6 (11.54%) Scrum
9 6 (11.54%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 19 (36.54%) Java
2 14 (26.92%) C
3 8 (15.38%) C#
4 6 (11.54%) C++
5 2 (3.85%) Perl
5 2 (3.85%) Python
5 2 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 9 (17.31%) Degree
3 3 (5.77%) ISTQB
3 3 (5.77%) PMI Certification
3 3 (5.77%) PMP
4 2 (3.85%) ISEB
4 2 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.92%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (38.46%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.77%) Twitter
3 2 (3.85%) Facebook
3 2 (3.85%) JD Edwards
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Raytheon
Salary: Flexible Depending On experience
Posted: 10 days ago