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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 141 196 185
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -11
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 114 124 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.75% 1.23% 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.94% 1.41% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 107 102 168
Median salary £50,000 £43,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
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
5879 8814 10872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 90.14% 87.74% 85.80%
Number of salaries quoted 5367 7471 9098
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,000 £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 26 May 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 26 May 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 98 (41.70%) Finance
2 88 (37.45%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (30.64%) QA
4 65 (27.66%) User Acceptance Testing
5 63 (26.81%) Selenium
6 61 (25.96%) SQL
7 59 (25.11%) Scrum
8 56 (23.83%) Java
9 55 (23.40%) SDLC
10 49 (20.85%) JIRA
11 46 (19.57%) Banking
12 45 (19.15%) MS Excel
13 44 (18.72%) Change Management
14 41 (17.45%) ISEB
15 38 (16.17%) Automated Testing
16 35 (14.89%) ISTQB
16 35 (14.89%) Functional Testing
17 34 (14.47%) Project Management
18 32 (13.62%) Advertising
18 32 (13.62%) HP Quality Center
19 31 (13.19%) WebDriver
19 31 (13.19%) Automation Testing
19 31 (13.19%) System Integration Testing
19 31 (13.19%) SQL Server
20 30 (12.77%) Test Automation
20 30 (12.77%) BDD
21 29 (12.34%) Cucumber
22 28 (11.91%) JavaScript
23 27 (11.49%) Manual Testing
24 25 (10.64%) TDD

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 15 (6.38%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.40%) CMS
3 3 (1.28%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 45 (19.15%) MS Excel
2 20 (8.51%) MS Office
3 11 (4.68%) MS Project
4 10 (4.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (3.40%) Markit EDM
2 3 (1.28%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.43%) Misys Midas
3 1 (0.43%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.85%) SaaS
2 1 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.28%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (13.19%) SQL Server
2 14 (5.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (5.11%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (4.68%) MySQL
5 10 (4.26%) EDRMS
6 8 (3.40%) QlikView
6 8 (3.40%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (2.55%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.43%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 63 (26.81%) Selenium
2 49 (20.85%) JIRA
3 31 (13.19%) WebDriver
4 29 (12.34%) Cucumber
5 22 (9.36%) JMeter
6 18 (7.66%) Jenkins
7 14 (5.96%) Git (software)
8 13 (5.53%) Mercurial
9 11 (4.68%) JUnit
10 10 (4.26%) HP UFT
10 10 (4.26%) Jasmine
10 10 (4.26%) Mockito
10 10 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
10 10 (4.26%) WATIR
11 8 (3.40%) SpecFlow
12 7 (2.98%) LoadRunner
13 6 (2.55%) Appium
13 6 (2.55%) Protractor
13 6 (2.55%) SoapUI
14 4 (1.70%) Robotium
General
1 98 (41.70%) Finance
2 46 (19.57%) Banking
3 32 (13.62%) Advertising
4 21 (8.94%) Front Office
5 20 (8.51%) Investment Banking
6 16 (6.81%) Law
7 12 (5.11%) Back Office
8 7 (2.98%) Legal
8 7 (2.98%) Retail
9 2 (0.85%) Marketing
9 2 (0.85%) Publishing
9 2 (0.85%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.43%) Billing
10 1 (0.43%) Games
10 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 124 (52.77%) Analyst
2 70 (29.79%) Test Analyst
3 36 (15.32%) Developer
4 30 (12.77%) Business Analyst
5 21 (8.94%) Digital Analyst
5 21 (8.94%) SQL Analyst
6 20 (8.51%) QA Engineer
6 20 (8.51%) Senior Analyst
7 17 (7.23%) Senior Test Analyst
7 17 (7.23%) Tester
8 16 (6.81%) Automation Test Analyst
8 16 (6.81%) Banking Analyst
8 16 (6.81%) Java Developer
9 15 (6.38%) Test Engineer
10 14 (5.96%) QA Test Engineer
10 14 (5.96%) Test Manager
11 13 (5.53%) Business Systems Analyst
11 13 (5.53%) Project Manager
11 13 (5.53%) QA Analyst
11 13 (5.53%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (6.81%) J2EE
2 15 (6.38%) .NET
3 11 (4.68%) Ext JS
4 10 (4.26%) Apache Camel
4 10 (4.26%) Gherkin
4 10 (4.26%) jQuery
5 9 (3.83%) Symfony
5 9 (3.83%) XML
6 7 (2.98%) FIX Protocol
6 7 (2.98%) HTML
7 6 (2.55%) AngularJS
7 6 (2.55%) ASP.NET
7 6 (2.55%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (2.55%) FIXML
7 6 (2.55%) MDX
8 5 (2.13%) JSON
8 5 (2.13%) RESTful
8 5 (2.13%) Web Services
9 4 (1.70%) SOAP
10 3 (1.28%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (9.36%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (8.09%) Management Information System
3 18 (7.66%) Fintech
4 16 (6.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 14 (5.96%) Derivative
6 12 (5.11%) Mainframe
7 10 (4.26%) iPad
8 8 (3.40%) Computer Science
8 8 (3.40%) Mathematics
9 7 (2.98%) Mobile App
10 5 (2.13%) Mobile Banking
10 5 (2.13%) Mobile Payment
10 5 (2.13%) Online Banking
11 2 (0.85%) Blackberry
11 2 (0.85%) Equities
11 2 (0.85%) Fixed Income
11 2 (0.85%) FMCG
11 2 (0.85%) Market Risk
11 2 (0.85%) SWIFT
12 1 (0.43%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 20 (8.51%) Unix
2 16 (6.81%) Windows
3 6 (2.55%) Android
3 6 (2.55%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.28%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (37.45%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (27.66%) User Acceptance Testing
3 59 (25.11%) Scrum
4 55 (23.40%) SDLC
5 44 (18.72%) Change Management
6 38 (16.17%) Automated Testing
7 35 (14.89%) Functional Testing
8 34 (14.47%) Project Management
9 31 (13.19%) Automation Testing
9 31 (13.19%) System Integration Testing
10 30 (12.77%) BDD
10 30 (12.77%) Test Automation
11 27 (11.49%) Manual Testing
12 25 (10.64%) TDD
12 25 (10.64%) User Stories
13 24 (10.21%) Regression Testing
14 23 (9.79%) Systems Analysis
15 22 (9.36%) Stakeholder Management
16 21 (8.94%) Test Strategy
17 20 (8.51%) Defect Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (25.96%) SQL
2 56 (23.83%) Java
3 28 (11.91%) JavaScript
4 19 (8.09%) C#
4 19 (8.09%) Ruby
5 16 (6.81%) Python
6 14 (5.96%) PHP
7 11 (4.68%) Perl
8 10 (4.26%) Scala
8 10 (4.26%) Shell Script
9 7 (2.98%) T-SQL
10 6 (2.55%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 4 (1.70%) XPath
12 2 (0.85%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.43%) VB
13 1 (0.43%) VBA
13 1 (0.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 41 (17.45%) ISEB
2 35 (14.89%) ISTQB
3 17 (7.23%) Degree
4 10 (4.26%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 9 (3.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (1.28%) MCDBA
6 3 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.28%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.28%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (30.64%) QA
2 10 (4.26%) SLA
3 7 (2.98%) Data Quality
4 6 (2.55%) Solvency II
5 5 (2.13%) SEPA
6 3 (1.28%) SDET
7 1 (0.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (4.68%) Docker
2 1 (0.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 32 (13.62%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (4.26%) BladeLogic
2 10 (4.26%) Control-M
Vendors
1 23 (9.79%) HP
1 23 (9.79%) Oracle
2 13 (5.53%) Microsoft
3 12 (5.11%) SAP
4 11 (4.68%) Siebel
5 10 (4.26%) Calypso
5 10 (4.26%) Murex
5 10 (4.26%) OpenText
5 10 (4.26%) Rally
6 9 (3.83%) WorldPay
7 3 (1.28%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.85%) Citrix
8 2 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.43%) Informatica
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Bluetownonline
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum DOE
Posted: Yesterday
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Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + huge bonus & more
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Pioneer Search
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Banking bonus
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Talent Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
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Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
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Huxley
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
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Talent Point
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 22 days ago