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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 85 61 82
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +21
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 24 54 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.96% 3.76% 2.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.28% 4.50% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 22 49 44
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
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
1053 1201 1587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 86.03% 83.52% 83.09%
Number of salaries quoted 856 1014 1297
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,475 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,600 £56,000
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 30 May 2016.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 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 22 (38.60%) Selenium
2 21 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (29.82%) Java
4 15 (26.32%) Microsoft
4 15 (26.32%) QA
5 13 (22.81%) Software Testing
6 12 (21.05%) Test Automation
7 11 (19.30%) Hudson
7 11 (19.30%) Performance Testing
7 11 (19.30%) Web Testing
7 11 (19.30%) JIRA
7 11 (19.30%) Replication
8 10 (17.54%) PRINCE2
8 10 (17.54%) Manual Testing
8 10 (17.54%) Dynamics NAV
9 9 (15.79%) Automated Testing
9 9 (15.79%) User Stories
9 9 (15.79%) Windows
9 9 (15.79%) ERP
10 8 (14.04%) Web Services
10 8 (14.04%) Linux
10 8 (14.04%) C++
10 8 (14.04%) Scrum
10 8 (14.04%) Firewall
10 8 (14.04%) Manufacturing
10 8 (14.04%) Cucumber
10 8 (14.04%) BDD
10 8 (14.04%) Logistics
10 8 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (14.04%) Windows Server

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 2 (3.51%) Smallworld
Applications
1 7 (12.28%) MS Project
2 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (17.54%) Dynamics NAV
2 6 (10.53%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (3.51%) SAP EHS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.04%) Firewall
2 7 (12.28%) Skype
3 2 (3.51%) HTTP
3 2 (3.51%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.75%) Bluetooth
4 1 (1.75%) OFDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.51%) GIS
Development Applications
1 22 (38.60%) Selenium
2 11 (19.30%) Hudson
2 11 (19.30%) JIRA
3 8 (14.04%) Cucumber
4 7 (12.28%) JMeter
4 7 (12.28%) WebDriver
5 6 (10.53%) Jenkins
5 6 (10.53%) JUnit
5 6 (10.53%) NUnit
6 5 (8.77%) Selenium IDE
7 2 (3.51%) Fiddler
General
1 8 (14.04%) Manufacturing
2 6 (10.53%) Finance
3 2 (3.51%) Billing
3 2 (3.51%) Legal
3 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (26.32%) Tester
2 13 (22.81%) Analyst
3 12 (21.05%) Test Analyst
4 11 (19.30%) Test Engineer
5 8 (14.04%) Consultant
5 8 (14.04%) Software Test Engineer
5 8 (14.04%) Test Automation Engineer
5 8 (14.04%) Web Tester
6 7 (12.28%) Agile Project Manager
6 7 (12.28%) Project Manager
7 6 (10.53%) Software Manager
7 6 (10.53%) Software Project Manager
8 5 (8.77%) Dynamics AX Consultant
8 5 (8.77%) Functional Consultant
8 5 (8.77%) QA Analyst
8 5 (8.77%) QA Test Analyst
9 4 (7.02%) QA Tester
9 4 (7.02%) Software Tester
10 3 (5.26%) Manual Tester
10 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.04%) Web Services
2 6 (10.53%) Gherkin
2 6 (10.53%) RESTful
2 6 (10.53%) XML
3 2 (3.51%) .NET
3 2 (3.51%) Natural Language Processing
3 2 (3.51%) REST
4 1 (1.75%) CSS
4 1 (1.75%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.30%) Replication
2 8 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.77%) iPad
4 2 (3.51%) Fintech
4 2 (3.51%) Life Science
4 2 (3.51%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.79%) Windows
2 8 (14.04%) Linux
2 8 (14.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (22.81%) Software Testing
3 12 (21.05%) Test Automation
4 11 (19.30%) Performance Testing
4 11 (19.30%) Web Testing
5 10 (17.54%) Manual Testing
5 10 (17.54%) PRINCE2
6 9 (15.79%) Automated Testing
6 9 (15.79%) ERP
6 9 (15.79%) User Stories
7 8 (14.04%) BDD
7 8 (14.04%) Logistics
7 8 (14.04%) Scrum
8 7 (12.28%) Agile Project Management
8 7 (12.28%) Project Management
8 7 (12.28%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (10.53%) API Testing
9 6 (10.53%) ITIL
9 6 (10.53%) Open Source
10 5 (8.77%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (29.82%) Java
2 8 (14.04%) C++
3 7 (12.28%) C
3 7 (12.28%) Python
4 6 (10.53%) Ruby
5 2 (3.51%) C#
5 2 (3.51%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.51%) Perl
6 1 (1.75%) MATLAB
6 1 (1.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (12.28%) Degree
1 7 (12.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (5.26%) PMI Certification
2 3 (5.26%) PMP
3 2 (3.51%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (26.32%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.02%) Twitter
3 2 (3.51%) Facebook
3 2 (3.51%) JD Edwards
3 2 (3.51%) SAP
3 2 (3.51%) WorldPay
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