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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 176 154 202
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +48
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 140 212 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.35% 1.68% 1.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.58% 2.00% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 120 184 131
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,300 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £63,550 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +4.47%
Test Scripting
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
8846 10616 9965
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 85.34% 83.90% 82.44%
Number of salaries quoted 7581 8841 8628
Average salary £59,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.60% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in the City of London

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the City of London region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in the City of London

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

1 116 (43.77%) QA
2 111 (41.89%) Selenium
3 109 (41.13%) Finance
4 106 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 70 (26.42%) SQL
6 62 (23.40%) C#
6 62 (23.40%) WebDriver
7 58 (21.89%) User Acceptance Testing
8 55 (20.75%) Banking
9 53 (20.00%) Java
10 52 (19.62%) Test Automation
11 49 (18.49%) Project Management
12 44 (16.60%) Automated Testing
13 43 (16.23%) BDD
14 39 (14.72%) Degree
15 37 (13.96%) ISEB
16 36 (13.58%) TDD
17 34 (12.83%) Scrum
18 33 (12.45%) Software Testing
19 28 (10.57%) .NET
19 28 (10.57%) Business Analysis
19 28 (10.57%) Performance Testing
19 28 (10.57%) Manual Testing
20 27 (10.19%) JIRA
20 27 (10.19%) Automation Testing
20 27 (10.19%) JavaScript
21 26 (9.81%) HTML
22 25 (9.43%) Microsoft
22 25 (9.43%) Retail
23 24 (9.06%) Change Management

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 7 (2.64%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.51%) CMS
3 2 (0.75%) Drupal
4 1 (0.38%) Confluence
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (0.38%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.38%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.38%) IIS
4 1 (0.38%) Tuxedo
4 1 (0.38%) SAS
4 1 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.38%) FileNet
Applications
1 13 (4.91%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.26%) MS Office
3 3 (1.13%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.75%) Summit
2 2 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.38%) SAP Retail
3 1 (0.38%) SAP R/3
3 1 (0.38%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.38%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.38%) SAP SRM
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.91%) SaaS
2 3 (1.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.02%) HTTP
2 3 (1.13%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.13%) Wireless
3 1 (0.38%) LDAP
3 1 (0.38%) VPN
3 1 (0.38%) SSL
3 1 (0.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (7.17%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (3.40%) Big Data
4 6 (2.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (2.26%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (1.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (1.51%) QlikView
6 4 (1.51%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 4 (1.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (1.51%) MySQL
7 2 (0.75%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.75%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.75%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.38%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.38%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (0.38%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.38%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.38%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 111 (41.89%) Selenium
2 62 (23.40%) WebDriver
3 27 (10.19%) JIRA
4 23 (8.68%) Cucumber
5 17 (6.42%) Jenkins
6 16 (6.04%) JMeter
7 15 (5.66%) SpecFlow
8 12 (4.53%) Team Foundation Server
9 10 (3.77%) SoapUI
9 10 (3.77%) HP UFT
10 9 (3.40%) Bugzilla
11 7 (2.64%) Subversion
11 7 (2.64%) TeamCity
12 6 (2.26%) Maven
13 5 (1.89%) JUnit
13 5 (1.89%) Git (software)
13 5 (1.89%) Hudson
14 4 (1.51%) JBehave
14 4 (1.51%) Visual Studio
14 4 (1.51%) Eclipse
General
1 109 (41.13%) Finance
2 55 (20.75%) Banking
3 25 (9.43%) Retail
4 21 (7.92%) Law
5 10 (3.77%) Telecoms
5 10 (3.77%) Retail Banking
6 8 (3.02%) Investment Banking
7 6 (2.26%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.89%) Advertising
9 4 (1.51%) Back Office
9 4 (1.51%) Legal
10 3 (1.13%) Games
10 3 (1.13%) French Language
10 3 (1.13%) German Language
11 2 (0.75%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.75%) Publishing
11 2 (0.75%) Marketing
12 1 (0.38%) Electronics
12 1 (0.38%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 131 (49.43%) Analyst
2 87 (32.83%) Test Analyst
3 30 (11.32%) Developer
4 28 (10.57%) Business Analyst
4 28 (10.57%) Tester
5 25 (9.43%) Senior Analyst
6 22 (8.30%) Automation Analyst
7 21 (7.92%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 20 (7.55%) QA Analyst
9 15 (5.66%) Senior Test Analyst
9 15 (5.66%) Project Manager
10 13 (4.91%) QA Engineer
11 12 (4.53%) Test Engineer
12 11 (4.15%) Test Leader
13 9 (3.40%) Automation Test Analyst
13 9 (3.40%) Junior
14 8 (3.02%) Software Developer
14 8 (3.02%) Senior Business Analyst
14 8 (3.02%) Automation Tester
14 8 (3.02%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (10.57%) .NET
2 26 (9.81%) HTML
3 21 (7.92%) XML
4 13 (4.91%) SOAP
5 12 (4.53%) Web Services
6 8 (3.02%) ASP.NET
7 7 (2.64%) jQuery
8 6 (2.26%) Gherkin
8 6 (2.26%) CSS
8 6 (2.26%) .NET Framework
9 4 (1.51%) FIX Protocol
9 4 (1.51%) Middleware
9 4 (1.51%) FpML
9 4 (1.51%) iOS SDK
10 2 (0.75%) REST
10 2 (0.75%) RESTful
10 2 (0.75%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (0.75%) HTML5
10 2 (0.75%) LAMP
10 2 (0.75%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.79%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (6.04%) User Experience
3 15 (5.66%) Mobile App
4 14 (5.28%) Management Information System
5 12 (4.53%) Computer Science
6 9 (3.40%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (3.40%) Mobile Banking
7 8 (3.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 7 (2.64%) Equities
8 7 (2.64%) Derivative
9 5 (1.89%) Fixed Income
10 4 (1.51%) SWIFT
11 3 (1.13%) Digital Media
11 3 (1.13%) iPad
11 3 (1.13%) iPhone
11 3 (1.13%) Visualisation
11 3 (1.13%) Data Centre
11 3 (1.13%) Equity Derivative
11 3 (1.13%) Market Risk
12 2 (0.75%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 19 (7.17%) Windows
2 11 (4.15%) Linux
3 9 (3.40%) UNIX
4 8 (3.02%) Apple iOS
4 8 (3.02%) Android
5 3 (1.13%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.75%) AIX
7 1 (0.38%) Solaris
7 1 (0.38%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.38%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (21.89%) User Acceptance Testing
3 52 (19.62%) Test Automation
4 49 (18.49%) Project Management
5 44 (16.60%) Automated Testing
6 43 (16.23%) BDD
7 36 (13.58%) TDD
8 34 (12.83%) Scrum
9 33 (12.45%) Software Testing
10 28 (10.57%) Business Analysis
10 28 (10.57%) Performance Testing
10 28 (10.57%) Manual Testing
11 27 (10.19%) Automation Testing
12 24 (9.06%) Change Management
12 24 (9.06%) Regression Testing
13 20 (7.55%) E-Commerce
13 20 (7.55%) Continuous Integration
13 20 (7.55%) Test Strategy
14 18 (6.79%) SDLC
14 18 (6.79%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 70 (26.42%) SQL
2 62 (23.40%) C#
3 53 (20.00%) Java
4 27 (10.19%) JavaScript
5 13 (4.91%) Ruby
6 7 (2.64%) T-SQL
7 6 (2.26%) PHP
8 5 (1.89%) C
8 5 (1.89%) Python
8 5 (1.89%) C++
9 4 (1.51%) Objective-C
10 2 (0.75%) PHP5
11 1 (0.38%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.38%) BeanShell
11 1 (0.38%) X++
11 1 (0.38%) Delphi
11 1 (0.38%) Perl
11 1 (0.38%) ABAP
11 1 (0.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 39 (14.72%) Degree
2 37 (13.96%) ISEB
3 23 (8.68%) ISTQB
4 13 (4.91%) PMP
4 13 (4.91%) PMI Certification
5 5 (1.89%) CISA
5 5 (1.89%) CISSP
6 4 (1.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.75%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.75%) CBAP
9 1 (0.38%) MCDBA
9 1 (0.38%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.38%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 116 (43.77%) QA
2 4 (1.51%) SLA
3 3 (1.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.75%) Basel III
4 2 (0.75%) CRD IV
4 2 (0.75%) COREP
4 2 (0.75%) FINREP
System Software
1 1 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (4.53%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (9.43%) Microsoft
2 11 (4.15%) HP
3 9 (3.40%) WorldPay
4 8 (3.02%) Oracle
5 5 (1.89%) Business Objects
5 5 (1.89%) SAP
6 3 (1.13%) IBM
7 2 (0.75%) Murex
7 2 (0.75%) Calypso
8 1 (0.38%) Cognos
8 1 (0.38%) Siebel
8 1 (0.38%) Sun
8 1 (0.38%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.38%) Sybase
8 1 (0.38%) Citrix
8 1 (0.38%) Informatica
8 1 (0.38%) Novell
8 1 (0.38%) Charles River
8 1 (0.38%) VMware
8 1 (0.38%) Sophis
City, London
Real Staffing
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Real Staffing
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + Package
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
First Point
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
First Point
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Health Care and Pension
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
First Point
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
First Point
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago