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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 177 183 165
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -18
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 74 133 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.18% 1.28% 1.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.31% 1.46% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 67 114 186
Median salary £49,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.29% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,800 £33,100 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.36% +4.28%
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
5650 9094 11208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 89.78% 87.76% 86.28%
Number of salaries quoted 5148 7769 9336
Median salary £60,500 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.21% -
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing Test Scripting as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 1 July 2016.

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 1 July 2016, IT jobs citing Test Scripting also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 109 (48.66%) Finance
2 82 (36.61%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (29.02%) QA
3 65 (29.02%) SQL
4 60 (26.79%) Java
5 58 (25.89%) Selenium
6 57 (25.45%) Scrum
7 52 (23.21%) Banking
8 51 (22.77%) User Acceptance Testing
9 46 (20.54%) SDLC
10 45 (20.09%) JIRA
11 42 (18.75%) MS Excel
12 38 (16.96%) Automated Testing
13 36 (16.07%) ISEB
13 36 (16.07%) Change Management
14 34 (15.18%) Project Management
15 31 (13.84%) Advertising
15 31 (13.84%) System Integration Testing
16 30 (13.39%) JavaScript
17 29 (12.95%) ISTQB
18 28 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
19 27 (12.05%) Test Strategy
19 27 (12.05%) HP Quality Center
19 27 (12.05%) Oracle
20 26 (11.61%) Manual Testing
20 26 (11.61%) Test Automation
20 26 (11.61%) WebDriver
21 25 (11.16%) SQL Server
22 24 (10.71%) HP
22 24 (10.71%) Cucumber

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (4.91%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.45%) CMS
2 1 (0.45%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 42 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 23 (10.27%) MS Office
3 13 (5.80%) MS Project
4 7 (3.13%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.34%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.45%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.45%) Misys Midas
2 1 (0.45%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.34%) SaaS
2 1 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.34%) HTTP
2 1 (0.45%) LAN
2 1 (0.45%) SAN
2 1 (0.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (11.16%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.36%) EDRMS
3 11 (4.91%) MySQL
4 10 (4.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (2.68%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.45%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.45%) QlikView
7 1 (0.45%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 58 (25.89%) Selenium
2 45 (20.09%) JIRA
3 26 (11.61%) WebDriver
4 24 (10.71%) Cucumber
5 21 (9.38%) JMeter
6 13 (5.80%) Git (software)
6 13 (5.80%) HP UFT
7 12 (5.36%) Jenkins
7 12 (5.36%) LoadRunner
8 11 (4.91%) JUnit
9 10 (4.46%) Jasmine
9 10 (4.46%) Mockito
9 10 (4.46%) SoapUI
10 8 (3.57%) SpecFlow
11 7 (3.13%) Mercurial
12 6 (2.68%) Appium
12 6 (2.68%) Bugzilla
13 5 (2.23%) Protractor
13 5 (2.23%) Team Foundation Server
13 5 (2.23%) WATIR
General
1 109 (48.66%) Finance
2 52 (23.21%) Banking
3 31 (13.84%) Advertising
4 21 (9.38%) Front Office
5 19 (8.48%) Investment Banking
6 15 (6.70%) Back Office
7 14 (6.25%) Law
8 7 (3.13%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.79%) Legal
9 4 (1.79%) Retail
10 3 (1.34%) Billing
10 3 (1.34%) Publishing
11 2 (0.89%) Marketing
12 1 (0.45%) Games
12 1 (0.45%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 118 (52.68%) Analyst
2 64 (28.57%) Test Analyst
3 36 (16.07%) Developer
4 28 (12.50%) Business Analyst
5 21 (9.38%) Digital Analyst
5 21 (9.38%) SQL Analyst
6 20 (8.93%) Test Manager
7 17 (7.59%) Senior Analyst
8 16 (7.14%) Java Developer
8 16 (7.14%) Tester
9 14 (6.25%) Business Systems Analyst
9 14 (6.25%) QA Engineer
9 14 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
10 13 (5.80%) Automation Test Analyst
10 13 (5.80%) Senior Test Analyst
10 13 (5.80%) SQL Server Analyst
11 12 (5.36%) Banking Analyst
12 11 (4.91%) Project Manager
13 10 (4.46%) Applications Manager
13 10 (4.46%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (8.04%) .NET
2 16 (7.14%) J2EE
3 14 (6.25%) HTML
3 14 (6.25%) Web Services
4 13 (5.80%) XML
5 11 (4.91%) Ext JS
6 10 (4.46%) Apache Camel
6 10 (4.46%) jQuery
7 9 (4.02%) Gherkin
7 9 (4.02%) Symfony
8 8 (3.57%) SOAP
9 7 (3.13%) FIX Protocol
10 6 (2.68%) FIXML
10 6 (2.68%) MDX
11 5 (2.23%) AngularJS
11 5 (2.23%) ASP.NET
11 5 (2.23%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (2.23%) JSON
11 5 (2.23%) RESTful
12 4 (1.79%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 28 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (8.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 15 (6.70%) Derivative
3 15 (6.70%) Fintech
3 15 (6.70%) Management Information System
4 13 (5.80%) Mainframe
5 12 (5.36%) Mathematics
6 8 (3.57%) Computer Science
7 7 (3.13%) Online Banking
8 6 (2.68%) Mobile App
9 5 (2.23%) iPad
9 5 (2.23%) Mobile Banking
9 5 (2.23%) Mobile Payment
10 3 (1.34%) Market Risk
11 2 (0.89%) Credit Risk
11 2 (0.89%) Equities
11 2 (0.89%) Fixed Income
11 2 (0.89%) FMCG
11 2 (0.89%) SWIFT
12 1 (0.45%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 23 (10.27%) Unix
2 18 (8.04%) Windows
3 7 (3.13%) Linux
4 5 (2.23%) Android
4 5 (2.23%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.45%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.45%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (36.61%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (25.45%) Scrum
3 51 (22.77%) User Acceptance Testing
4 46 (20.54%) SDLC
5 38 (16.96%) Automated Testing
6 36 (16.07%) Change Management
7 34 (15.18%) Project Management
8 31 (13.84%) System Integration Testing
9 27 (12.05%) Test Strategy
10 26 (11.61%) Manual Testing
10 26 (11.61%) Test Automation
11 24 (10.71%) Automation Testing
11 24 (10.71%) BDD
12 23 (10.27%) Systems Analysis
13 21 (9.38%) Functional Testing
13 21 (9.38%) ITIL
13 21 (9.38%) Regression Testing
13 21 (9.38%) TDD
14 20 (8.93%) Defect Management
15 19 (8.48%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 65 (29.02%) SQL
2 60 (26.79%) Java
3 30 (13.39%) JavaScript
4 20 (8.93%) C#
5 16 (7.14%) Python
6 14 (6.25%) PHP
7 13 (5.80%) Ruby
8 11 (4.91%) Perl
9 10 (4.46%) Scala
9 10 (4.46%) Shell Script
10 7 (3.13%) T-SQL
11 6 (2.68%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 6 (2.68%) XPath
12 4 (1.79%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.45%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.45%) VB
13 1 (0.45%) VBA
13 1 (0.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 36 (16.07%) ISEB
2 29 (12.95%) ISTQB
3 17 (7.59%) Degree
4 10 (4.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 9 (4.02%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 3 (1.34%) MCDBA
6 3 (1.34%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.45%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.45%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (29.02%) QA
2 10 (4.46%) SLA
3 7 (3.13%) Data Quality
4 6 (2.68%) Solvency II
5 5 (2.23%) SEPA
6 2 (0.89%) SDET
7 1 (0.45%) Basel II
7 1 (0.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (4.91%) Docker
2 2 (0.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 27 (12.05%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (4.46%) BladeLogic
2 10 (4.46%) Control-M
3 5 (2.23%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 27 (12.05%) Oracle
2 24 (10.71%) HP
3 14 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 13 (5.80%) Siebel
5 12 (5.36%) OpenText
6 11 (4.91%) SAP
7 10 (4.46%) Calypso
7 10 (4.46%) Murex
8 8 (3.57%) WorldPay
9 5 (2.23%) Rally
9 5 (2.23%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.89%) Citrix
11 1 (0.45%) Bloomberg
11 1 (0.45%) Cisco
11 1 (0.45%) Informatica
11 1 (0.45%) Reuters
11 1 (0.45%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.45%) TOWER Software
11 1 (0.45%) VMware
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £48,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Affinity Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 (Plus Excellent Package)
Posted: Yesterday
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Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
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First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Banking bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £48,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: 6 days ago