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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 66 79 84
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +5
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 38 33 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.26% 2.19% 1.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.82% 2.51% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 37 33 27
Median salary £47,500 £41,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.45% +13.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £28,000 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £51,400
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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
996 1315 1368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 85.42% 87.38% 84.60%
Number of salaries quoted 832 1012 1078
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £56,500 £62,500
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 19 February 2017.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 49 (81.67%) Python
2 48 (80.00%) Degree
3 36 (60.00%) Test Automation
4 30 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (38.33%) Automated Testing
5 23 (38.33%) Telecoms
5 23 (38.33%) Wireless
6 22 (36.67%) Electronics
7 16 (26.67%) Scrum
8 14 (23.33%) Software Testing
8 14 (23.33%) Defect Tracking
9 13 (21.67%) Digital Signal Processing
9 13 (21.67%) Signal Processing
9 13 (21.67%) Tcl
10 12 (20.00%) Bugzilla
10 12 (20.00%) Jenkins
10 12 (20.00%) Mobile App
11 10 (16.67%) Windows
11 10 (16.67%) Linux
12 9 (15.00%) Firmware
12 9 (15.00%) Configuration Management
12 9 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (15.00%) Embedded Systems
12 9 (15.00%) Mathematics
13 7 (11.67%) Java
13 7 (11.67%) Selenium
14 5 (8.33%) SQL
14 5 (8.33%) C++
15 4 (6.67%) Business Analysis
15 4 (6.67%) Finance

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 1 (1.67%) Smallworld
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) SaaS
2 1 (1.67%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 23 (38.33%) Wireless
2 1 (1.67%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.67%) Internet
2 1 (1.67%) SAN
2 1 (1.67%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.67%) GIS
Development Applications
1 12 (20.00%) Bugzilla
1 12 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (11.67%) Selenium
3 3 (5.00%) Cucumber
3 3 (5.00%) JIRA
3 3 (5.00%) JUnit
4 2 (3.33%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.33%) NUnit
4 2 (3.33%) Subversion
4 2 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.33%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.67%) Ant
5 1 (1.67%) FitNesse
5 1 (1.67%) JMeter
5 1 (1.67%) Robot Framework
5 1 (1.67%) TestNG
General
1 23 (38.33%) Telecoms
2 22 (36.67%) Electronics
3 4 (6.67%) Finance
4 2 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.67%) Billing
5 1 (1.67%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 48 (80.00%) Test Engineer
2 30 (50.00%) Software Test Engineer
3 23 (38.33%) Test Automation Engineer
4 22 (36.67%) Embedded Engineer
5 18 (30.00%) Development Engineer
5 18 (30.00%) Test Development Engineer
6 13 (21.67%) DSP Engineer
7 9 (15.00%) Linux Engineer
7 9 (15.00%) Network Engineer
7 9 (15.00%) Senior Development Engineer
7 9 (15.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 9 (15.00%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
7 9 (15.00%) Senior Test Engineer
7 9 (15.00%) Systems Test Engineer
8 8 (13.33%) Analyst
9 5 (8.33%) Test Analyst
10 2 (3.33%) Business Relationship Manager
10 2 (3.33%) Senior Analyst
10 2 (3.33%) Service Analyst
10 2 (3.33%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.33%) Gherkin
1 2 (3.33%) RESTful
1 2 (3.33%) Web Services
1 2 (3.33%) XML
2 1 (1.67%) CSS
2 1 (1.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 9 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (15.00%) Embedded Systems
2 9 (15.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (3.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.33%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.67%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.67%) Linux
1 10 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 30 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (38.33%) Automated Testing
4 16 (26.67%) Scrum
5 14 (23.33%) Defect Tracking
5 14 (23.33%) Software Testing
6 13 (21.67%) Digital Signal Processing
6 13 (21.67%) Signal Processing
7 9 (15.00%) Configuration Management
8 4 (6.67%) Business Analysis
8 4 (6.67%) Manual Testing
9 3 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (5.00%) Functional Testing
9 3 (5.00%) Open Source
10 2 (3.33%) BDD
10 2 (3.33%) Case Management
10 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Architecture
10 2 (3.33%) Mentoring
10 2 (3.33%) V-Model
10 2 (3.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 49 (81.67%) Python
2 13 (21.67%) Tcl
3 7 (11.67%) Java
4 5 (8.33%) C++
4 5 (8.33%) SQL
5 2 (3.33%) C#
5 2 (3.33%) Ruby
6 1 (1.67%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.67%) C
6 1 (1.67%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 48 (80.00%) Degree
2 2 (3.33%) ISEB
3 1 (1.67%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 9 (15.00%) Firmware
2 1 (1.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.67%) KVM
2 1 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.67%) Xen
Vendors
1 2 (3.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (3.33%) Oracle
2 1 (1.67%) Brocade
2 1 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (1.67%) SAP
2 1 (1.67%) VMware
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