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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 81 119 116
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -3
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 60 14 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.44% 0.62% 1.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.03% 0.79% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 58 14 36
Average salary £42,000 £34,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,617 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £48,250
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
1982 1770 2254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 80.50% 77.80% 77.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1570 1516 1953
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 +39 59 £42,500 +17.24% 2
Peterborough 0 1 £40,000 +21.21%
Test Scripting
East of England

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 72 (60.00%) QA
2 59 (49.17%) Python
3 56 (46.67%) Selenium
4 55 (45.83%) Automated Testing
5 52 (43.33%) Manual Testing
6 45 (37.50%) Java
7 44 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
8 39 (32.50%) C#
9 36 (30.00%) ISTQB
10 34 (28.33%) Linux
11 32 (26.67%) Scrum
12 31 (25.83%) ISEB
13 29 (24.17%) Ruby
13 29 (24.17%) JIRA
13 29 (24.17%) WebDriver
14 26 (21.67%) Automation Testing
14 26 (21.67%) TDD
15 25 (20.83%) Software Testing
16 24 (20.00%) Perl
16 24 (20.00%) Test Automation
17 22 (18.33%) Internet
18 21 (17.50%) JavaScript
19 20 (16.67%) HTML
19 20 (16.67%) Regression Testing
20 19 (15.83%) CSS
21 18 (15.00%) Windows
21 18 (15.00%) Wireless
22 17 (14.17%) E-Commerce
22 17 (14.17%) HTTP
23 15 (12.50%) SQL

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

Applications
1 7 (5.83%) MS Office
2 5 (4.17%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.83%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.83%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (18.33%) Internet
2 18 (15.00%) Wireless
3 17 (14.17%) HTTP
4 10 (8.33%) Bluetooth
4 10 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (3.33%) DNS
5 4 (3.33%) Firewall
5 4 (3.33%) WAN
5 4 (3.33%) OSPF
5 4 (3.33%) BGP
6 3 (2.50%) SNMP
7 2 (1.67%) X.509
8 1 (0.83%) TETRA
8 1 (0.83%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 56 (46.67%) Selenium
2 29 (24.17%) WebDriver
2 29 (24.17%) JIRA
3 14 (11.67%) WATIR
4 13 (10.83%) Selenium IDE
5 12 (10.00%) Sahi
5 12 (10.00%) Jasmine
6 7 (5.83%) Bugzilla
7 6 (5.00%) JUnit
7 6 (5.00%) FitNesse
8 5 (4.17%) Git (software)
9 3 (2.50%) TestNG
9 3 (2.50%) Visual Studio Team System
9 3 (2.50%) Visual Studio
9 3 (2.50%) QuickTest Pro
9 3 (2.50%) JMeter
9 3 (2.50%) NUnit
9 3 (2.50%) Maven
10 2 (1.67%) TestComplete
10 2 (1.67%) Fiddler
General
1 11 (9.17%) Finance
2 7 (5.83%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.33%) Electronics
3 4 (3.33%) Banking
3 4 (3.33%) Retail
4 3 (2.50%) Games
5 2 (1.67%) Military
5 2 (1.67%) Marketing
5 2 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.67%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.83%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 52 (43.33%) Test Engineer
2 32 (26.67%) Software Engineer
3 24 (20.00%) Tester
4 20 (16.67%) Software Test Engineer
5 18 (15.00%) Analyst
5 18 (15.00%) Test Analyst
6 16 (13.33%) QA Engineer
7 13 (10.83%) Software Tester
8 10 (8.33%) QA Tester
9 9 (7.50%) Senior Test Engineer
10 7 (5.83%) Senior QA Engineer
11 6 (5.00%) Automated Test Analyst
11 6 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
12 5 (4.17%) Developer
12 5 (4.17%) Web Test Analyst
12 5 (4.17%) Web Analyst
13 4 (3.33%) Software Test Analyst
13 4 (3.33%) Senior Tester
13 4 (3.33%) Systems Integration Engineer
13 4 (3.33%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (16.67%) HTML
2 19 (15.83%) CSS
3 12 (10.00%) Web Services
4 4 (3.33%) .NET
4 4 (3.33%) REST
5 3 (2.50%) J2EE
5 3 (2.50%) XML
5 3 (2.50%) Swing
5 3 (2.50%) CGI
5 3 (2.50%) Hibernate
5 3 (2.50%) Java EE
5 3 (2.50%) GTK+
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.33%) Streaming Media
1 4 (3.33%) IPTV
1 4 (3.33%) Client/Server
1 4 (3.33%) Mobile App
2 3 (2.50%) iPhone
3 2 (1.67%) Open Source
3 2 (1.67%) Chip and PIN
3 2 (1.67%) Firmware
3 2 (1.67%) Mathematics
3 2 (1.67%) Chemistry
3 2 (1.67%) Biology
3 2 (1.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.67%) Life Science
3 2 (1.67%) Pharmacovigilance
4 1 (0.83%) Online Games
4 1 (0.83%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 34 (28.33%) Linux
2 18 (15.00%) Windows
3 14 (11.67%) UNIX
4 4 (3.33%) Mac OS X
4 4 (3.33%) Ubuntu
4 4 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.50%) Debian
6 2 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (45.83%) Automated Testing
2 52 (43.33%) Manual Testing
3 44 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (26.67%) Scrum
5 26 (21.67%) TDD
5 26 (21.67%) Automation Testing
6 25 (20.83%) Software Testing
7 24 (20.00%) Test Automation
8 20 (16.67%) Regression Testing
9 17 (14.17%) E-Commerce
10 15 (12.50%) Performance Testing
10 15 (12.50%) BDD
11 12 (10.00%) Mentoring
12 11 (9.17%) Web Testing
12 11 (9.17%) Compatibility Testing
12 11 (9.17%) OOP
13 10 (8.33%) OO
14 9 (7.50%) Validation
15 8 (6.67%) User Stories
16 6 (5.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 59 (49.17%) Python
2 45 (37.50%) Java
3 39 (32.50%) C#
4 29 (24.17%) Ruby
5 24 (20.00%) Perl
6 21 (17.50%) JavaScript
7 15 (12.50%) SQL
8 12 (10.00%) F#
9 8 (6.67%) Tcl
9 8 (6.67%) Bash Shell
9 8 (6.67%) C++
10 5 (4.17%) C
11 3 (2.50%) PHP
11 3 (2.50%) Scala
12 2 (1.67%) TTCN
13 1 (0.83%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 36 (30.00%) ISTQB
2 31 (25.83%) ISEB
3 12 (10.00%) Degree
4 4 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (3.33%) CCNA
5 1 (0.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (60.00%) QA
2 2 (1.67%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 2 (1.67%) GAMP
2 2 (1.67%) GCP
2 2 (1.67%) GMP
2 2 (1.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (1.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (2.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.33%) JDA
2 4 (3.33%) Red Hat
2 4 (3.33%) Perforce
2 4 (3.33%) RedPrairie
3 3 (2.50%) HP
4 1 (0.83%) Adobe
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