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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 66 114 111
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -3
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 70 22 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.81% 1.00% 1.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.40% 1.28% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 67 20 37
Average salary £37,500 £38,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +29.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £47,500 £46,900
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
2060 1719 2281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 82.76% 77.92% 75.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1581 1427 1943
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014. 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 +32 59 £37,500 -6.25% 13
Peterborough - 7 £50,000 - 1
Test Scripting
East of England

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 71 (53.79%) QA
2 66 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (47.73%) Selenium
4 56 (42.42%) Manual Testing
4 56 (42.42%) Python
5 55 (41.67%) Java
6 46 (34.85%) Automated Testing
7 43 (32.58%) Linux
8 41 (31.06%) C#
9 32 (24.24%) Ruby
9 32 (24.24%) JIRA
10 31 (23.48%) WebDriver
10 31 (23.48%) ISTQB
10 31 (23.48%) TDD
11 29 (21.97%) Scrum
11 29 (21.97%) Test Automation
12 28 (21.21%) ISEB
12 28 (21.21%) SQL
13 27 (20.45%) Internet
13 27 (20.45%) Software Testing
14 25 (18.94%) Regression Testing
14 25 (18.94%) HTML
14 25 (18.94%) JavaScript
14 25 (18.94%) Perl
15 24 (18.18%) Windows
16 23 (17.42%) CSS
17 20 (15.15%) UNIX
18 19 (14.39%) Web Services
19 18 (13.64%) BDD
20 17 (12.88%) Automation Testing

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 (1.52%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 13 (9.85%) MS Office
2 7 (5.30%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.52%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (3.03%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 27 (20.45%) Internet
2 17 (12.88%) HTTP
3 11 (8.33%) Wireless
4 6 (4.55%) DNS
5 4 (3.03%) Firewall
5 4 (3.03%) SNMP
5 4 (3.03%) WAN
5 4 (3.03%) OSPF
5 4 (3.03%) BGP
6 2 (1.52%) X.509
6 2 (1.52%) DHCP
6 2 (1.52%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.52%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (1.52%) SSL
6 2 (1.52%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.76%) TETRA
7 1 (0.76%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (1.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 63 (47.73%) Selenium
2 32 (24.24%) JIRA
3 31 (23.48%) WebDriver
4 13 (9.85%) JUnit
4 13 (9.85%) WATIR
5 12 (9.09%) Selenium IDE
6 11 (8.33%) Jasmine
6 11 (8.33%) Sahi
7 10 (7.58%) TestNG
8 8 (6.06%) Git (software)
9 6 (4.55%) TestComplete
9 6 (4.55%) QuickTest Pro
9 6 (4.55%) eggPlant
10 5 (3.79%) Bugzilla
11 4 (3.03%) Maven
11 4 (3.03%) FitNesse
11 4 (3.03%) TestLink
12 3 (2.27%) Hudson
12 3 (2.27%) Visual Studio Team System
12 3 (2.27%) NUnit
General
1 17 (12.88%) Finance
2 10 (7.58%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.79%) Banking
4 4 (3.03%) Retail
5 3 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.52%) Marketing
6 2 (1.52%) Games
7 1 (0.76%) Military
7 1 (0.76%) Back Office
7 1 (0.76%) Electronics
7 1 (0.76%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 51 (38.64%) Test Engineer
2 33 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 25 (18.94%) Analyst
3 25 (18.94%) Test Analyst
4 24 (18.18%) Tester
5 21 (15.91%) Software Test Engineer
6 14 (10.61%) Software Tester
7 12 (9.09%) QA Engineer
8 11 (8.33%) Senior Test Engineer
9 9 (6.82%) QA Tester
10 8 (6.06%) Automation Test Analyst
10 8 (6.06%) Systems Engineer
10 8 (6.06%) Automation Analyst
11 7 (5.30%) Automated Test Analyst
11 7 (5.30%) Development Engineer
12 6 (4.55%) Senior QA Engineer
12 6 (4.55%) Integration Engineer
12 6 (4.55%) Systems Integration Engineer
12 6 (4.55%) Developer
12 6 (4.55%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (18.94%) HTML
2 23 (17.42%) CSS
3 19 (14.39%) Web Services
4 10 (7.58%) XML
5 8 (6.06%) REST
6 7 (5.30%) .NET
7 4 (3.03%) J2EE
7 4 (3.03%) Swing
7 4 (3.03%) CGI
7 4 (3.03%) Hibernate
7 4 (3.03%) Java EE
7 4 (3.03%) GTK+
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.55%) Open Source
2 6 (4.55%) Computer Science
2 6 (4.55%) Client/Server
3 5 (3.79%) User Experience
4 4 (3.03%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.03%) Streaming Media
4 4 (3.03%) IPTV
5 3 (2.27%) Pharmacovigilance
5 3 (2.27%) iPhone
6 2 (1.52%) Life Science
6 2 (1.52%) Chemistry
6 2 (1.52%) Biology
7 1 (0.76%) Chip and PIN
7 1 (0.76%) GIS
7 1 (0.76%) Replication
7 1 (0.76%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 43 (32.58%) Linux
2 24 (18.18%) Windows
3 20 (15.15%) UNIX
4 4 (3.03%) Mac OS X
4 4 (3.03%) Debian
4 4 (3.03%) Ubuntu
4 4 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (42.42%) Manual Testing
3 46 (34.85%) Automated Testing
4 31 (23.48%) TDD
5 29 (21.97%) Scrum
5 29 (21.97%) Test Automation
6 27 (20.45%) Software Testing
7 25 (18.94%) Regression Testing
8 18 (13.64%) BDD
9 17 (12.88%) Automation Testing
10 15 (11.36%) Performance Testing
11 12 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (9.09%) User Stories
12 11 (8.33%) E-Commerce
13 10 (7.58%) OOP
13 10 (7.58%) Mentoring
14 9 (6.82%) Web Testing
14 9 (6.82%) Compatibility Testing
15 8 (6.06%) Software Engineering
15 8 (6.06%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (42.42%) Python
2 55 (41.67%) Java
3 41 (31.06%) C#
4 32 (24.24%) Ruby
5 28 (21.21%) SQL
6 25 (18.94%) JavaScript
6 25 (18.94%) Perl
7 12 (9.09%) F#
8 11 (8.33%) C
9 8 (6.06%) Bash Shell
10 7 (5.30%) C++
11 3 (2.27%) PHP
11 3 (2.27%) Scala
12 2 (1.52%) Tcl
13 1 (0.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 31 (23.48%) ISTQB
2 28 (21.21%) ISEB
3 12 (9.09%) Degree
4 4 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (3.03%) CCNA
5 2 (1.52%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.52%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (53.79%) QA
2 3 (2.27%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 3 (2.27%) GAMP
2 3 (2.27%) GCP
2 3 (2.27%) GMP
2 3 (2.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (2.27%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (6.06%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.03%) Perforce
2 4 (3.03%) RedPrairie
2 4 (3.03%) JDA
2 4 (3.03%) Red Hat
3 3 (2.27%) HP
4 2 (1.52%) Lumension
4 2 (1.52%) Sophos
4 2 (1.52%) ESRI
4 2 (1.52%) Oracle
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