The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 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 City of London region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 161 190 195
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +5
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 189 131 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.55% 1.09% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.91% 1.35% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 162 125 124
Average salary £49,250 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.68% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
9898 9686 10258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.36% 80.82% 78.55%
Number of salaries quoted 8156 8463 9350
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £56,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,250 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Test Scripting
London

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 22 July 2014.

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 22 July 2014, 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.

1 164 (43.85%) SQL
2 162 (43.32%) Finance
3 146 (39.04%) QA
4 116 (31.02%) Selenium
5 110 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
6 103 (27.54%) User Acceptance Testing
7 91 (24.33%) Degree
8 86 (22.99%) ISEB
9 78 (20.86%) Test Automation
10 74 (19.79%) QuickTest Pro
11 72 (19.25%) .NET
11 72 (19.25%) Automated Testing
12 64 (17.11%) SQL Server
13 63 (16.84%) Test Strategy
14 60 (16.04%) Regression Testing
15 56 (14.97%) C#
16 55 (14.71%) HP
16 55 (14.71%) HP Quality Center
17 54 (14.44%) Banking
18 53 (14.17%) Microsoft
18 53 (14.17%) Software Testing
18 53 (14.17%) Performance Testing
19 51 (13.64%) Business Analysis
20 50 (13.37%) Java
21 49 (13.10%) Scrum
22 48 (12.83%) Oracle
23 47 (12.57%) JIRA
24 46 (12.30%) User Stories
24 46 (12.30%) Asset Management
25 43 (11.50%) WebDriver

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 24 (6.42%) SharePoint
2 16 (4.28%) Tomcat
3 14 (3.74%) WebSphere
4 8 (2.14%) Adobe CQ
4 8 (2.14%) Commerce Server
5 6 (1.60%) LiveLink
6 5 (1.34%) Documentum
7 4 (1.07%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (0.80%) Confluence
9 2 (0.53%) CMS
10 1 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.27%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.27%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 12 (3.21%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.80%) MS Visio
2 3 (0.80%) MS Office
3 2 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.53%) MS Project
4 1 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (2.14%) Fredhopper
2 5 (1.34%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 4 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.80%) SimCorp Dimension
4 3 (0.80%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.53%) SalesLogix
5 2 (0.53%) Magento
5 2 (0.53%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.27%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.27%) PolarLake
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.27%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.27%) Loan IQ
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.87%) SaaS
2 6 (1.60%) Basecamp
3 1 (0.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.60%) Intranet
2 5 (1.34%) LAN
3 4 (1.07%) Internet
4 3 (0.80%) HTTP
5 1 (0.27%) SSL
5 1 (0.27%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.27%) LDAP
5 1 (0.27%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (17.11%) SQL Server
2 35 (9.36%) Relational Database
3 13 (3.48%) MySQL
4 9 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (2.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (1.87%) RDBMS
7 6 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (1.60%) Oracle Database
8 5 (1.34%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (1.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (1.07%) Data Mart
9 4 (1.07%) QlikView
9 4 (1.07%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 3 (0.80%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.53%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.53%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.27%) BusinessObjects
12 1 (0.27%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 116 (31.02%) Selenium
2 74 (19.79%) QuickTest Pro
3 47 (12.57%) JIRA
4 43 (11.50%) WebDriver
4 43 (11.50%) Cucumber
5 34 (9.09%) Subversion
6 31 (8.29%) JMeter
7 29 (7.75%) NUnit
8 28 (7.49%) LoadRunner
9 22 (5.88%) SpecFlow
10 21 (5.61%) Bugzilla
10 21 (5.61%) Visual Studio
10 21 (5.61%) Team Foundation Server
11 19 (5.08%) JUnit
11 19 (5.08%) SoapUI
12 18 (4.81%) Jenkins
12 18 (4.81%) TestComplete
13 17 (4.55%) Maven
14 15 (4.01%) WATIR
14 15 (4.01%) Hudson
General
1 162 (43.32%) Finance
2 54 (14.44%) Banking
3 18 (4.81%) Investment Banking
4 14 (3.74%) Retail
5 12 (3.21%) Front Office
6 7 (1.87%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.60%) Electronics
7 6 (1.60%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.34%) Back Office
8 5 (1.34%) Law
9 4 (1.07%) Retail Banking
9 4 (1.07%) Advertising
10 3 (0.80%) Games
10 3 (0.80%) Publishing
11 2 (0.53%) Music Industry
11 2 (0.53%) Polish Language
11 2 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.27%) Billing
12 1 (0.27%) French Language
12 1 (0.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 184 (49.20%) Analyst
2 75 (20.05%) Business Analyst
3 72 (19.25%) Test Analyst
4 47 (12.57%) Tester
5 33 (8.82%) QA Engineer
6 31 (8.29%) QA Analyst
6 31 (8.29%) Developer
6 31 (8.29%) Senior Analyst
7 26 (6.95%) Systems Analyst
8 25 (6.68%) Business Systems Analyst
9 24 (6.42%) Test Manager
10 21 (5.61%) Test Leader
11 18 (4.81%) Insurance Business Analyst
11 18 (4.81%) QA Tester
12 16 (4.28%) Consultant
12 16 (4.28%) Senior Test Analyst
13 15 (4.01%) Test Engineer
13 15 (4.01%) Technical Analyst
13 15 (4.01%) Automation Analyst
14 14 (3.74%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (19.25%) .NET
2 31 (8.29%) Gherkin
2 31 (8.29%) XML
3 24 (6.42%) Web Services
4 21 (5.61%) CSS
5 20 (5.35%) HTML
6 18 (4.81%) RESTful
7 15 (4.01%) SOAP
8 13 (3.48%) ASP.NET
9 12 (3.21%) WCF
9 12 (3.21%) .NET Framework
10 11 (2.94%) CSS3
11 9 (2.41%) JSON
12 8 (2.14%) WebCenter
13 7 (1.87%) jQuery
14 6 (1.60%) Adobe AIR
14 6 (1.60%) LINQ
14 6 (1.60%) WPF
14 6 (1.60%) AngularJS
14 6 (1.60%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 23 (6.15%) Computer Science
1 23 (6.15%) Open Source
2 22 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 18 (4.81%) Mobile App
4 17 (4.55%) Fixed Income
5 13 (3.48%) Physics
6 12 (3.21%) Mainframe
7 11 (2.94%) Client/Server
7 11 (2.94%) Equities
8 9 (2.41%) Hedge funds
8 9 (2.41%) Derivative
8 9 (2.41%) Mathematics
9 8 (2.14%) AS400
10 6 (1.60%) Video on Demand
11 5 (1.34%) Blackberry
11 5 (1.34%) BBC
12 4 (1.07%) Data Integration
13 2 (0.53%) iPhone
13 2 (0.53%) Handset
14 1 (0.27%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 26 (6.95%) Windows
1 26 (6.95%) Linux
2 11 (2.94%) Android
2 11 (2.94%) Apple iOS
3 6 (1.60%) UNIX
4 4 (1.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.53%) Windows Phone
5 2 (0.53%) Solaris
6 1 (0.27%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.27%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (27.54%) User Acceptance Testing
3 78 (20.86%) Test Automation
4 72 (19.25%) Automated Testing
5 63 (16.84%) Test Strategy
6 60 (16.04%) Regression Testing
7 53 (14.17%) Software Testing
7 53 (14.17%) Performance Testing
8 51 (13.64%) Business Analysis
9 49 (13.10%) Scrum
10 46 (12.30%) User Stories
10 46 (12.30%) Asset Management
11 43 (11.50%) Manual Testing
12 41 (10.96%) Unit Testing
12 41 (10.96%) E-Commerce
13 39 (10.43%) Change Management
14 38 (10.16%) BDD
15 35 (9.36%) Continuous Integration
15 35 (9.36%) Project Management
16 33 (8.82%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 164 (43.85%) SQL
2 56 (14.97%) C#
3 50 (13.37%) Java
4 30 (8.02%) VB
5 29 (7.75%) JavaScript
6 24 (6.42%) VBScript
7 18 (4.81%) T-SQL
8 11 (2.94%) Ruby
9 9 (2.41%) C++
9 9 (2.41%) PHP
10 5 (1.34%) Python
10 5 (1.34%) PL/SQL
10 5 (1.34%) Perl
11 3 (0.80%) Shell Script
11 3 (0.80%) VB.NET
11 3 (0.80%) Bash Shell
11 3 (0.80%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.53%) VBA
12 2 (0.53%) XQuery
13 1 (0.27%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 91 (24.33%) Degree
2 86 (22.99%) ISEB
3 31 (8.29%) ISTQB
4 19 (5.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (1.87%) Security Cleared
6 6 (1.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 6 (1.60%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 5 (1.34%) ISEB Practitioner
8 2 (0.53%) HND
9 1 (0.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 146 (39.04%) QA
2 10 (2.67%) SLA
3 5 (1.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.27%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1 (0.27%) Apache Flume
1 1 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.27%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 55 (14.71%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.27%) Oozie
Vendors
1 55 (14.71%) HP
2 53 (14.17%) Microsoft
3 48 (12.83%) Oracle
4 20 (5.35%) IBM
5 14 (3.74%) Adobe
6 12 (3.21%) Citrix
7 11 (2.94%) SAP
8 10 (2.67%) Charles River
9 9 (2.41%) hybris
10 8 (2.14%) Endeca
10 8 (2.14%) Open Text
10 8 (2.14%) ATG
10 8 (2.14%) Business Objects
11 7 (1.87%) Salesforce.com
11 7 (1.87%) Cognos
12 5 (1.34%) PeopleSoft
12 5 (1.34%) Altiris
12 5 (1.34%) T-Plan
12 5 (1.34%) Atlassian
13 4 (1.07%) Cerillion
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits+bonus+package
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
LA International
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 5% bonus and benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £100000.00 - £120000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits (BONUS)
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £55 - £75 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + excellent bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ISL
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Solid Consulting Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Digitek Resourcing
Salary: Flexibens + Shares
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago