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 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 City of London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 167 177 173
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 183 148 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.45% 1.26% 1.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.78% 1.58% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 161 137 155
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,875 £34,000 £31,900
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
10299 9379 10943
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.36% 79.75% 78.60%
Number of salaries quoted 8594 8195 9932
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,500 £80,000
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 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 18 April 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 18 April 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.

1 131 (45.49%) Finance
2 118 (40.97%) SQL
3 116 (40.28%) QA
4 98 (34.03%) User Acceptance Testing
5 75 (26.04%) Selenium
6 72 (25.00%) ISEB
6 72 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 66 (22.92%) Degree
8 64 (22.22%) Automated Testing
9 59 (20.49%) SQL Server
10 56 (19.44%) Test Automation
11 53 (18.40%) .NET
12 52 (18.06%) Business Analysis
13 49 (17.01%) HP Quality Center
13 49 (17.01%) Performance Testing
14 47 (16.32%) Oracle
15 46 (15.97%) Asset Management
15 46 (15.97%) Test Strategy
16 45 (15.63%) QuickTest Pro
17 44 (15.28%) HP
18 41 (14.24%) Software Testing
18 41 (14.24%) Regression Testing
19 38 (13.19%) Microsoft
19 38 (13.19%) C#
20 37 (12.85%) Relational Database
21 35 (12.15%) Banking
21 35 (12.15%) Project Management
22 34 (11.81%) Scrum
23 33 (11.46%) Management Information System
23 33 (11.46%) Business Intelligence

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 25 (8.68%) SharePoint
2 10 (3.47%) WebSphere
3 8 (2.78%) LiveLink
4 5 (1.74%) Adobe CQ
4 5 (1.74%) Commerce Server
5 3 (1.04%) Documentum
6 2 (0.69%) CMS
6 2 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.35%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.35%) Confluence
7 1 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 14 (4.86%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.08%) MS Office
3 4 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.69%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (2.43%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (1.74%) Fredhopper
3 4 (1.39%) SimCorp Dimension
4 3 (1.04%) Temenos T24
4 3 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.69%) PeopleSoft Financials
5 2 (0.69%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (0.69%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.35%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.35%) Hyperion Planning
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.35%) Magento
6 1 (0.35%) SalesLogix
6 1 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.35%) HFM
6 1 (0.35%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.35%) Basecamp
1 1 (0.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.47%) Internet
2 9 (3.13%) Intranet
3 1 (0.35%) HTTP
3 1 (0.35%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (20.49%) SQL Server
2 37 (12.85%) Relational Database
3 18 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
4 8 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (2.43%) RDBMS
6 6 (2.08%) Cognos Powerplay
6 6 (2.08%) Oracle Database
7 5 (1.74%) Data Mart
8 4 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (1.39%) QlikView
8 4 (1.39%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 3 (1.04%) MySQL
10 2 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.35%) Sqoop
11 1 (0.35%) Oracle ODI
11 1 (0.35%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 1 (0.35%) Hyperion Smart View
11 1 (0.35%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 75 (26.04%) Selenium
2 45 (15.63%) QuickTest Pro
3 32 (11.11%) NUnit
4 28 (9.72%) Cucumber
5 27 (9.38%) WebDriver
6 25 (8.68%) JIRA
7 24 (8.33%) LoadRunner
8 23 (7.99%) Bugzilla
9 22 (7.64%) TestComplete
10 21 (7.29%) JMeter
11 14 (4.86%) Visual Studio
11 14 (4.86%) JUnit
11 14 (4.86%) SpecFlow
12 12 (4.17%) SoapUI
13 11 (3.82%) Jenkins
14 10 (3.47%) Team Foundation Server
15 9 (3.13%) Toad
15 9 (3.13%) Subversion
16 8 (2.78%) WinRunner
16 8 (2.78%) WATIR
General
1 131 (45.49%) Finance
2 35 (12.15%) Banking
3 10 (3.47%) Front Office
4 8 (2.78%) Retail
5 7 (2.43%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.39%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.04%) Games
8 2 (0.69%) Billing
8 2 (0.69%) Back Office
8 2 (0.69%) Advertising
8 2 (0.69%) Publishing
8 2 (0.69%) Music Industry
8 2 (0.69%) Polish Language
9 1 (0.35%) Marketing
9 1 (0.35%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.35%) Legal
9 1 (0.35%) Electronics
9 1 (0.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 138 (47.92%) Analyst
2 58 (20.14%) Business Analyst
3 41 (14.24%) Test Analyst
4 40 (13.89%) Tester
5 37 (12.85%) QA Analyst
6 20 (6.94%) Developer
7 19 (6.60%) Test Manager
7 19 (6.60%) QA Engineer
8 18 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
9 14 (4.86%) Business Systems Analyst
9 14 (4.86%) Team Leader
10 12 (4.17%) Test Leader
11 11 (3.82%) Senior Analyst
11 11 (3.82%) IT Business Analyst
12 10 (3.47%) Business Manager
12 10 (3.47%) Technical Analyst
13 9 (3.13%) QA Leader
13 9 (3.13%) Consultant
13 9 (3.13%) QA Test Analyst
14 8 (2.78%) Relationships Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (18.40%) .NET
2 20 (6.94%) Gherkin
3 13 (4.51%) ASP.NET
3 13 (4.51%) Web Services
3 13 (4.51%) XML
4 11 (3.82%) WCF
4 11 (3.82%) HTML
5 10 (3.47%) SOAP
5 10 (3.47%) .NET Framework
6 9 (3.13%) CSS
7 8 (2.78%) JSON
8 7 (2.43%) jQuery
9 6 (2.08%) LINQ
9 6 (2.08%) CSS3
9 6 (2.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 5 (1.74%) WebCenter
10 5 (1.74%) WPF
11 3 (1.04%) REST
11 3 (1.04%) WinForms
12 2 (0.69%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 33 (11.46%) Management Information System
2 16 (5.56%) Fixed Income
3 13 (4.51%) Equities
4 12 (4.17%) Mobile App
5 10 (3.47%) Client/Server
6 8 (2.78%) Derivative
6 8 (2.78%) Mathematics
6 8 (2.78%) Hedge funds
7 7 (2.43%) Open Source
7 7 (2.43%) Physics
7 7 (2.43%) AS400
8 6 (2.08%) Blackberry
8 6 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.74%) Data Integration
9 5 (1.74%) BBC
10 3 (1.04%) Computer Science
11 2 (0.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.69%) Energy Derivatives
11 2 (0.69%) Credit Risk
11 2 (0.69%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 16 (5.56%) Windows
2 8 (2.78%) Android
3 7 (2.43%) Apple iOS
3 7 (2.43%) UNIX
4 2 (0.69%) Linux
4 2 (0.69%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.35%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (34.03%) User Acceptance Testing
2 72 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (22.22%) Automated Testing
4 56 (19.44%) Test Automation
5 52 (18.06%) Business Analysis
6 49 (17.01%) Performance Testing
7 46 (15.97%) Asset Management
7 46 (15.97%) Test Strategy
8 41 (14.24%) Software Testing
8 41 (14.24%) Regression Testing
9 35 (12.15%) Project Management
10 34 (11.81%) Scrum
11 33 (11.46%) Business Intelligence
11 33 (11.46%) Unit Testing
12 30 (10.42%) Automation Testing
13 29 (10.07%) BDD
14 28 (9.72%) User Stories
15 26 (9.03%) System Testing
16 24 (8.33%) Black-Box Testing
17 23 (7.99%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 118 (40.97%) SQL
2 38 (13.19%) C#
3 27 (9.38%) Java
3 27 (9.38%) VBScript
4 25 (8.68%) VB
5 14 (4.86%) Ruby
6 12 (4.17%) T-SQL
7 10 (3.47%) PL/SQL
8 9 (3.13%) JavaScript
9 7 (2.43%) C++
10 6 (2.08%) PowerShell
11 5 (1.74%) Python
12 3 (1.04%) PHP
13 2 (0.69%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.69%) VBA
14 1 (0.35%) Groovy
14 1 (0.35%) XPath
14 1 (0.35%) PowerHouse
14 1 (0.35%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.35%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 72 (25.00%) ISEB
2 66 (22.92%) Degree
3 19 (6.60%) ISTQB
4 5 (1.74%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (0.69%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.35%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 116 (40.28%) QA
2 9 (3.13%) SLA
3 5 (1.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.35%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1 (0.35%) Apache Flume
1 1 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 49 (17.01%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.35%) Oozie
Vendors
1 47 (16.32%) Oracle
2 44 (15.28%) HP
3 38 (13.19%) Microsoft
4 11 (3.82%) Cognos
5 10 (3.47%) Charles River
6 8 (2.78%) Business Objects
7 7 (2.43%) Vermilion
7 7 (2.43%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (2.43%) IBM
8 6 (2.08%) Adobe
8 6 (2.08%) Informatica
8 6 (2.08%) SAP
8 6 (2.08%) hybris
9 5 (1.74%) Endeca
9 5 (1.74%) ATG
9 5 (1.74%) Open Text
10 4 (1.39%) SimCorp
10 4 (1.39%) Apple
10 4 (1.39%) Citrix
10 4 (1.39%) OpenLink
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonuses & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £45k - 50k per year + D.O.E
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Argyll Scott
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Argyll Scott
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Yoh Company
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £42000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + additional benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Argyll Scott
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
Truphone
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
City of London
Deloitte
Salary: Excellent + package
Posted: 30+ days ago