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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 82 104 81
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -23
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 57 31 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.30% 1.44% 2.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.79% 1.81% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 48 29 64
Average salary £36,500 £36,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.38% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,950 £42,500 £42,500
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
2043 1712 2093
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 82.31% 79.41% 74.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1578 1363 1779
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 £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 December 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 December 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 +16 41 £35,000 +6.06% 1
Peterborough +4 9 £48,000 +20.00% 2
Test Scripting
East of England

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 56 (46.67%) Selenium
2 49 (40.83%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (40.83%) Manual Testing
3 44 (36.67%) Java
4 43 (35.83%) QA
5 38 (31.67%) Linux
5 38 (31.67%) Automated Testing
6 36 (30.00%) Python
7 32 (26.67%) ISTQB
8 31 (25.83%) JIRA
9 30 (25.00%) SQL
10 28 (23.33%) HTML
10 28 (23.33%) Software Testing
10 28 (23.33%) Test Automation
11 27 (22.50%) Finance
12 26 (21.67%) JavaScript
12 26 (21.67%) Scrum
13 25 (20.83%) Windows
13 25 (20.83%) Internet
14 24 (20.00%) ISEB
14 24 (20.00%) Degree
15 23 (19.17%) Regression Testing
15 23 (19.17%) TDD
16 22 (18.33%) CSS
16 22 (18.33%) Web Services
17 20 (16.67%) C#
17 20 (16.67%) UNIX
17 20 (16.67%) WebDriver
18 19 (15.83%) Perl
19 17 (14.17%) Analytical Skills

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (1.67%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 13 (10.83%) MS Office
2 5 (4.17%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (3.33%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 25 (20.83%) Internet
2 12 (10.00%) HTTP
3 8 (6.67%) Wireless
4 6 (5.00%) DNS
5 4 (3.33%) Firewall
5 4 (3.33%) SNMP
5 4 (3.33%) WAN
5 4 (3.33%) OSPF
5 4 (3.33%) BGP
6 2 (1.67%) DHCP
6 2 (1.67%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.67%) ATM
6 2 (1.67%) SSL
7 1 (0.83%) ZigBee
7 1 (0.83%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.33%) SQL Server
1 4 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (1.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 56 (46.67%) Selenium
2 31 (25.83%) JIRA
3 20 (16.67%) WebDriver
4 16 (13.33%) JUnit
5 14 (11.67%) QuickTest Pro
6 13 (10.83%) TestNG
7 8 (6.67%) Git (software)
8 6 (5.00%) eggPlant
8 6 (5.00%) WATIR
8 6 (5.00%) TestComplete
9 5 (4.17%) LoadRunner
9 5 (4.17%) Selenium IDE
9 5 (4.17%) Rational DOORS
10 4 (3.33%) Jasmine
10 4 (3.33%) Sahi
10 4 (3.33%) TestLink
10 4 (3.33%) Cucumber
10 4 (3.33%) Bugzilla
10 4 (3.33%) Maven
11 3 (2.50%) WinRunner
General
1 27 (22.50%) Finance
2 11 (9.17%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.17%) Military
3 5 (4.17%) Banking
3 5 (4.17%) Legal
4 4 (3.33%) Games
5 3 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.67%) Marketing
7 1 (0.83%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 40 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 28 (23.33%) Analyst
2 28 (23.33%) Test Analyst
3 27 (22.50%) Tester
4 22 (18.33%) Software Engineer
5 17 (14.17%) Software Tester
6 15 (12.50%) Software Test Engineer
7 12 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
8 9 (7.50%) Automation Test Analyst
8 9 (7.50%) Automation Analyst
9 8 (6.67%) Systems Test Engineer
9 8 (6.67%) Senior Test Engineer
10 7 (5.83%) Automation Tester
10 7 (5.83%) Automated Test Analyst
11 6 (5.00%) Lead Tester
11 6 (5.00%) Integration Engineer
11 6 (5.00%) Systems Integration Engineer
12 5 (4.17%) QA Engineer
12 5 (4.17%) Development Engineer
12 5 (4.17%) Senior Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (23.33%) HTML
2 22 (18.33%) CSS
2 22 (18.33%) Web Services
3 14 (11.67%) XML
4 7 (5.83%) REST
5 6 (5.00%) .NET
6 4 (3.33%) J2EE
6 4 (3.33%) Swing
6 4 (3.33%) CGI
6 4 (3.33%) Hibernate
6 4 (3.33%) GTK+
6 4 (3.33%) Java EE
7 2 (1.67%) WCF
7 2 (1.67%) WPF
7 2 (1.67%) Managed Extensibility Framework
7 2 (1.67%) WinForms
8 1 (0.83%) SOAP
8 1 (0.83%) RESTful
8 1 (0.83%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.17%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.83%) Open Source
2 7 (5.83%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.00%) Client/Server
3 6 (5.00%) GIS
4 4 (3.33%) Life Science
4 4 (3.33%) Streaming Media
4 4 (3.33%) IPTV
4 4 (3.33%) Chemistry
4 4 (3.33%) Biology
5 3 (2.50%) Pharmacovigilance
5 3 (2.50%) iPhone
5 3 (2.50%) User Experience
6 1 (0.83%) Replication
6 1 (0.83%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (0.83%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 38 (31.67%) Linux
2 25 (20.83%) Windows
3 20 (16.67%) UNIX
4 4 (3.33%) Debian
4 4 (3.33%) Ubuntu
4 4 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.83%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (40.83%) Agile Software Development
1 49 (40.83%) Manual Testing
2 38 (31.67%) Automated Testing
3 28 (23.33%) Software Testing
3 28 (23.33%) Test Automation
4 26 (21.67%) Scrum
5 23 (19.17%) TDD
5 23 (19.17%) Regression Testing
6 15 (12.50%) Validation
6 15 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (11.67%) BDD
8 13 (10.83%) User Stories
8 13 (10.83%) Performance Testing
9 9 (7.50%) Test Planning
9 9 (7.50%) Mentoring
9 9 (7.50%) Test Strategy
10 8 (6.67%) Network Management
11 7 (5.83%) Web Testing
11 7 (5.83%) Software Engineering
12 6 (5.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 44 (36.67%) Java
2 36 (30.00%) Python
3 30 (25.00%) SQL
4 26 (21.67%) JavaScript
5 20 (16.67%) C#
6 19 (15.83%) Perl
7 13 (10.83%) Ruby
8 12 (10.00%) C
9 9 (7.50%) Bash Shell
10 5 (4.17%) F#
10 5 (4.17%) PHP
10 5 (4.17%) C++
11 3 (2.50%) Scala
12 2 (1.67%) VB
12 2 (1.67%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.83%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 32 (26.67%) ISTQB
2 24 (20.00%) Degree
2 24 (20.00%) ISEB
3 12 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (4.17%) DV Cleared
4 5 (4.17%) Security Cleared
5 4 (3.33%) CCNA
5 4 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (3.33%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.83%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (35.83%) QA
2 3 (2.50%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 3 (2.50%) GAMP
2 3 (2.50%) GCP
2 3 (2.50%) GMP
2 3 (2.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (2.50%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (7.50%) HP
2 7 (5.83%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.17%) IBM
4 4 (3.33%) Perforce
4 4 (3.33%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.67%) Sophos
5 2 (1.67%) ESRI
5 2 (1.67%) Lumension
5 2 (1.67%) Oracle
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ACL Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus 10% bonus and excellent benefit
Posted: 12 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago