The first table below looks at the demand for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Canary Wharf region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 33 47 38
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -9
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 8 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 3.39% 0.31% 2.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.74% 0.35% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 7
Average salary £70,000 - £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
214 283 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 90.68% 88.44% 84.36%
Number of salaries quoted 193 219 224
Average salary £78,000 £77,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.64% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £90,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Test Scripting
London

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 10 (100.00%) Finance
2 9 (90.00%) LiveLink
2 9 (90.00%) Software Testing
2 9 (90.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 9 (90.00%) SharePoint
2 9 (90.00%) HP
2 9 (90.00%) ISEB
2 9 (90.00%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (90.00%) Time Management
2 9 (90.00%) Test Strategy
3 8 (80.00%) Management Information System
4 6 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (50.00%) Automated Testing
5 5 (50.00%) QA
5 5 (50.00%) LoadRunner
5 5 (50.00%) WinRunner
5 5 (50.00%) ETL
5 5 (50.00%) Toad
5 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (50.00%) SQL
5 5 (50.00%) Oracle
5 5 (50.00%) PVCS
5 5 (50.00%) Cognos
5 5 (50.00%) Oracle Database
6 4 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (40.00%) ISTQB
6 4 (40.00%) Test Management
6 4 (40.00%) ISEB Practitioner
7 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (10.00%) Degree

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 9 (90.00%) LiveLink
1 9 (90.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) LoadRunner
1 5 (50.00%) WinRunner
1 5 (50.00%) Toad
1 5 (50.00%) PVCS
2 1 (10.00%) Selenium
2 1 (10.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
General
1 10 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Test Manager
2 4 (40.00%) Programme Test Manager
2 4 (40.00%) Programme Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Business Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Automation Tester
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Software Testing
1 9 (90.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 9 (90.00%) Time Management
1 9 (90.00%) Test Strategy
2 6 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 5 (50.00%) ETL
3 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (40.00%) Test Management
5 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) ISEB
2 4 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (40.00%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (90.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) HP
2 5 (50.00%) Oracle
2 5 (50.00%) Cognos