The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 81 84 126
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +42
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 45 63 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.12% 2.52% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.56% 3.07% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 40 61 12
Average salary £47,500 £41,500 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.45% +17.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,725 £32,500 £30,079
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Test Scripting
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1760 2053 1807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 82.78% 82.12% 80.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1527 1631 1532
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,075 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Cambridgeshire region.

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Test Scripting
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -13 30 £50,000 +19.04% 3
Peterborough +1 10 £33,173 -17.06%
Huntingdon - 4 £25,500 - 1
Test Scripting
East of England

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 48 (44.86%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (34.58%) Java
3 36 (33.64%) QA
4 35 (32.71%) Selenium
5 30 (28.04%) Finance
6 28 (26.17%) Manual Testing
7 26 (24.30%) Project Management
7 26 (24.30%) C
8 25 (23.36%) C++
9 23 (21.50%) Skype
10 22 (20.56%) PRINCE2
11 21 (19.63%) Automated Testing
11 21 (19.63%) Test Automation
12 18 (16.82%) Degree
13 17 (15.89%) Linux
14 16 (14.95%) SQL
14 16 (14.95%) Scrum
15 15 (14.02%) Management Information System
15 15 (14.02%) Python
16 14 (13.08%) Risk Management
16 14 (13.08%) Software Testing
16 14 (13.08%) ISTQB
17 13 (12.15%) TDD
17 13 (12.15%) Stakeholder Management
17 13 (12.15%) Web Services
17 13 (12.15%) C#
18 12 (11.21%) APMP
19 11 (10.28%) Performance Testing
19 11 (10.28%) .NET
19 11 (10.28%) Regression Testing

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.87%) ArcGIS
1 2 (1.87%) WebSphere
1 2 (1.87%) WebSphere Portal
2 1 (0.93%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (9.35%) MS Project
2 3 (2.80%) MS Office
3 2 (1.87%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.87%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.93%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (21.50%) Skype
2 2 (1.87%) Network Security
2 2 (1.87%) Internet
3 1 (0.93%) Wireless
3 1 (0.93%) 3GPP
3 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.93%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.61%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.87%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.87%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (1.87%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 35 (32.71%) Selenium
2 10 (9.35%) Cucumber
2 10 (9.35%) JIRA
3 6 (5.61%) WebDriver
4 5 (4.67%) Hudson
4 5 (4.67%) JMeter
4 5 (4.67%) JUnit
5 4 (3.74%) QADirector
5 4 (3.74%) Jenkins
5 4 (3.74%) Selenium IDE
5 4 (3.74%) NUnit
6 2 (1.87%) FitNesse
6 2 (1.87%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (1.87%) ClearCase
6 2 (1.87%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.87%) TestDirector
7 1 (0.93%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.93%) TestNG
General
1 30 (28.04%) Finance
2 8 (7.48%) Telecoms
3 7 (6.54%) Banking
4 3 (2.80%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.93%) Electronics
5 1 (0.93%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 28 (26.17%) Tester
2 25 (23.36%) Project Manager
3 18 (16.82%) Analyst
4 14 (13.08%) Test Engineer
5 13 (12.15%) Test Analyst
6 12 (11.21%) Test Manager
7 11 (10.28%) Software Tester
8 10 (9.35%) Software Engineer
8 10 (9.35%) Automation Tester
9 9 (8.41%) Agile Project Manager
10 8 (7.48%) Software Test Engineer
11 7 (6.54%) Software Project Manager
11 7 (6.54%) Software Manager
11 7 (6.54%) Testing Manager
12 5 (4.67%) Lead Tester
12 5 (4.67%) Selenium Tester
12 5 (4.67%) Development Engineer
13 4 (3.74%) QA Test Manager
13 4 (3.74%) Senior Programmer
13 4 (3.74%) Senior Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (12.15%) Web Services
2 11 (10.28%) .NET
3 10 (9.35%) XML
4 6 (5.61%) HTML
5 5 (4.67%) RESTful
6 4 (3.74%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (3.74%) Gherkin
6 4 (3.74%) WCF
6 4 (3.74%) .NET Framework
6 4 (3.74%) ASP.NET
7 3 (2.80%) CSS
8 2 (1.87%) J2EE
8 2 (1.87%) Dojo
8 2 (1.87%) JSF
8 2 (1.87%) GWT
9 1 (0.93%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.02%) Management Information System
2 7 (6.54%) Visualisation
3 5 (4.67%) Replication
4 4 (3.74%) GIS
4 4 (3.74%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.87%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.93%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (0.93%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (15.89%) Linux
2 9 (8.41%) UNIX
2 9 (8.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (44.86%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (26.17%) Manual Testing
3 26 (24.30%) Project Management
4 22 (20.56%) PRINCE2
5 21 (19.63%) Automated Testing
5 21 (19.63%) Test Automation
6 16 (14.95%) Scrum
7 14 (13.08%) Software Testing
7 14 (13.08%) Risk Management
8 13 (12.15%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (12.15%) TDD
9 11 (10.28%) Performance Testing
9 11 (10.28%) Regression Testing
10 10 (9.35%) Time Management
10 10 (9.35%) Agile Project Management
10 10 (9.35%) User Stories
11 9 (8.41%) OO
11 9 (8.41%) Web Testing
12 8 (7.48%) Mentoring
12 8 (7.48%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 37 (34.58%) Java
2 26 (24.30%) C
3 25 (23.36%) C++
4 16 (14.95%) SQL
5 15 (14.02%) Python
6 13 (12.15%) C#
7 10 (9.35%) Perl
8 6 (5.61%) Ruby
9 4 (3.74%) JavaScript
10 2 (1.87%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.93%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.93%) TTCN
11 1 (0.93%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 18 (16.82%) Degree
2 14 (13.08%) ISTQB
3 12 (11.21%) APMP
4 10 (9.35%) ISEB
4 10 (9.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (3.74%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (3.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (2.80%) DV Cleared
6 3 (2.80%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.87%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (33.64%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.87%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (2.80%) Microsoft
1 3 (2.80%) WorldPay
2 2 (1.87%) Oracle
2 2 (1.87%) HP
2 2 (1.87%) Sophos
2 2 (1.87%) ESRI
2 2 (1.87%) Google
2 2 (1.87%) Fujitsu
2 2 (1.87%) Lumension
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Huntingdon
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000.00 - £22000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Arcus Global
Salary: From £21,000 to £23,000 per annum Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Cambridge
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 27 days ago