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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 73 82 70
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -12
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 31 30 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.78% 2.06% 2.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.25% 2.35% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 30 30 37
Median salary £47,500 £44,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.74% +27.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £51,400
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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
953 1275 1379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 85.47% 87.63% 85.28%
Number of salaries quoted 821 1007 1073
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,684 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £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 21 January 2017.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 43 (76.79%) Python
2 40 (71.43%) Degree
3 30 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (53.57%) Test Automation
4 18 (32.14%) Software Testing
4 18 (32.14%) Wireless
5 17 (30.36%) Electronics
5 17 (30.36%) Telecoms
5 17 (30.36%) Automated Testing
5 17 (30.36%) Scrum
6 16 (28.57%) Defect Tracking
7 12 (21.43%) Digital Signal Processing
7 12 (21.43%) Signal Processing
7 12 (21.43%) Mobile App
7 12 (21.43%) Bugzilla
7 12 (21.43%) Tcl
8 11 (19.64%) Java
8 11 (19.64%) Selenium
9 9 (16.07%) Jenkins
10 8 (14.29%) Manual Testing
10 8 (14.29%) Linux
10 8 (14.29%) SQL
10 8 (14.29%) JUnit
10 8 (14.29%) Finance
11 7 (12.50%) Windows
11 7 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (10.71%) Open Source
12 6 (10.71%) C++
13 5 (8.93%) JIRA
13 5 (8.93%) Mathematics

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 3 (5.36%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) SaaS
2 1 (1.79%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 18 (32.14%) Wireless
2 3 (5.36%) Internet
3 1 (1.79%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.79%) SAN
3 1 (1.79%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (21.43%) Bugzilla
2 11 (19.64%) Selenium
3 9 (16.07%) Jenkins
4 8 (14.29%) JUnit
5 5 (8.93%) JIRA
5 5 (8.93%) TestNG
5 5 (8.93%) WebDriver
6 3 (5.36%) Cucumber
6 3 (5.36%) NUnit
7 2 (3.57%) Git (software)
7 2 (3.57%) Subversion
7 2 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.79%) Ant
8 1 (1.79%) FitNesse
8 1 (1.79%) Robot Framework
General
1 17 (30.36%) Electronics
1 17 (30.36%) Telecoms
2 8 (14.29%) Finance
3 2 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.79%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.79%) Law
Job Titles
1 42 (75.00%) Test Engineer
2 30 (53.57%) Software Test Engineer
3 22 (39.29%) Test Automation Engineer
4 17 (30.36%) Embedded Engineer
5 12 (21.43%) Development Engineer
5 12 (21.43%) DSP Engineer
5 12 (21.43%) Test Development Engineer
6 10 (17.86%) Analyst
7 8 (14.29%) Test Analyst
8 7 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
8 7 (12.50%) Network Engineer
8 7 (12.50%) Senior Development Engineer
8 7 (12.50%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 7 (12.50%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
8 7 (12.50%) Senior Test Engineer
9 6 (10.71%) Automation Test Analyst
10 5 (8.93%) Selenium Test Analyst
10 5 (8.93%) Systems Test Engineer
11 2 (3.57%) Business Relationship Manager
11 2 (3.57%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.93%) CSS
1 5 (8.93%) HTML
2 3 (5.36%) Gherkin
2 3 (5.36%) RESTful
2 3 (5.36%) Web Services
2 3 (5.36%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.43%) Mobile App
2 5 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.93%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (8.93%) Mathematics
3 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.57%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.79%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.79%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.29%) Linux
2 7 (12.50%) Windows
3 4 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
1 30 (53.57%) Test Automation
2 18 (32.14%) Software Testing
3 17 (30.36%) Automated Testing
3 17 (30.36%) Scrum
4 16 (28.57%) Defect Tracking
5 12 (21.43%) Digital Signal Processing
5 12 (21.43%) Signal Processing
6 8 (14.29%) Manual Testing
7 7 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (10.71%) Open Source
9 5 (8.93%) Configuration Management
10 4 (7.14%) Business Analysis
11 3 (5.36%) API Testing
11 3 (5.36%) BDD
11 3 (5.36%) Functional Testing
12 2 (3.57%) Continuous Delivery
12 2 (3.57%) Feasibility Study
12 2 (3.57%) Mentoring
12 2 (3.57%) Planning and Forecasting
Programming Languages
1 43 (76.79%) Python
2 12 (21.43%) Tcl
3 11 (19.64%) Java
4 8 (14.29%) SQL
5 6 (10.71%) C++
6 5 (8.93%) JavaScript
7 3 (5.36%) Ruby
8 2 (3.57%) C#
9 1 (1.79%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.79%) C
9 1 (1.79%) Perl
Qualifications
1 40 (71.43%) Degree
2 2 (3.57%) ISEB
3 1 (1.79%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) QA
System Software
1 5 (8.93%) Firmware
2 1 (1.79%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.79%) KVM
2 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.79%) Xen
Vendors
1 2 (3.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (3.57%) Oracle
2 1 (1.79%) Brocade
2 1 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (1.79%) SAP
2 1 (1.79%) VMware
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