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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 195 188 185
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 124 146 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.19% 1.31% 1.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.42% 1.58% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 91 131 129
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £35,875 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
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
8747 9230 8879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 84.10% 82.52% 80.10%
Number of salaries quoted 7347 7706 7865
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +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 27 March 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 27 March 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.

1 111 (48.90%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (43.61%) Selenium
3 98 (43.17%) Finance
4 80 (35.24%) QA
5 65 (28.63%) SQL
6 56 (24.67%) Java
7 55 (24.23%) WebDriver
8 54 (23.79%) Banking
9 52 (22.91%) Project Management
10 47 (20.70%) User Acceptance Testing
11 45 (19.82%) Test Automation
12 42 (18.50%) C#
13 39 (17.18%) Degree
13 39 (17.18%) Performance Testing
14 36 (15.86%) BDD
15 32 (14.10%) Automated Testing
15 32 (14.10%) ISEB
16 28 (12.33%) Retail
17 26 (11.45%) Regression Testing
17 26 (11.45%) Test Strategy
18 25 (11.01%) Business Analysis
19 24 (10.57%) Scrum
19 24 (10.57%) E-Commerce
19 24 (10.57%) Automation Testing
20 23 (10.13%) Integration Testing
20 23 (10.13%) Microsoft
20 23 (10.13%) HP
20 23 (10.13%) Software Testing
21 21 (9.25%) SQL Server
21 21 (9.25%) V-Model

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 8 (3.52%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.32%) IIS
3 2 (0.88%) Confluence
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (0.44%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.44%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.44%) FileNet
4 1 (0.44%) CMS
4 1 (0.44%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (7.05%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.41%) MS Office
3 1 (0.44%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.76%) PeopleSoft Financials
2 3 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.88%) Summit
4 1 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.44%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.08%) SaaS
2 3 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.64%) HTTP
2 1 (0.44%) VPN
2 1 (0.44%) SSL
2 1 (0.44%) Internet
2 1 (0.44%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (9.25%) SQL Server
2 16 (7.05%) Big Data
3 8 (3.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (3.08%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.20%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.32%) MySQL
7 2 (0.88%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.44%) Sqoop
8 1 (0.44%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (0.44%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.44%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.44%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (0.44%) HBase
8 1 (0.44%) QlikView
8 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.44%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 99 (43.61%) Selenium
2 55 (24.23%) WebDriver
3 18 (7.93%) Cucumber
3 18 (7.93%) LoadRunner
4 17 (7.49%) JMeter
4 17 (7.49%) QuickTest Pro
4 17 (7.49%) JIRA
5 9 (3.96%) SilkPerformer
6 8 (3.52%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (3.52%) Jenkins
7 7 (3.08%) SpecFlow
7 7 (3.08%) Subversion
8 6 (2.64%) JUnit
9 5 (2.20%) WinRunner
9 5 (2.20%) Maven
9 5 (2.20%) Facilita Forecast
10 4 (1.76%) Bugzilla
10 4 (1.76%) Ant
10 4 (1.76%) JBehave
10 4 (1.76%) SoapUI
General
1 98 (43.17%) Finance
2 54 (23.79%) Banking
3 28 (12.33%) Retail
4 11 (4.85%) Law
5 9 (3.96%) Investment Banking
5 9 (3.96%) Retail Banking
6 5 (2.20%) Advertising
6 5 (2.20%) Financial Institution
6 5 (2.20%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.76%) Back Office
8 2 (0.88%) Publishing
8 2 (0.88%) Games
8 2 (0.88%) Corporate Banking
8 2 (0.88%) Marketing
8 2 (0.88%) Online Betting
9 1 (0.44%) Legal
9 1 (0.44%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 106 (46.70%) Analyst
2 74 (32.60%) Test Analyst
3 24 (10.57%) Developer
4 23 (10.13%) Tester
5 17 (7.49%) Senior Analyst
5 17 (7.49%) QA Analyst
5 17 (7.49%) Automation Analyst
6 14 (6.17%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 14 (6.17%) Business Analyst
7 12 (5.29%) Test Engineer
7 12 (5.29%) Senior Test Analyst
8 11 (4.85%) Software Developer
8 11 (4.85%) Consultant
8 11 (4.85%) Automation Test Analyst
9 10 (4.41%) Test Manager
10 9 (3.96%) Project Manager
10 9 (3.96%) Test Leader
11 8 (3.52%) Automation Engineer
11 8 (3.52%) Test Consultant
11 8 (3.52%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (7.49%) Web Services
2 16 (7.05%) XML
3 15 (6.61%) .NET
4 12 (5.29%) HTML
5 6 (2.64%) Gherkin
6 5 (2.20%) Ajax
6 5 (2.20%) XSLT
7 4 (1.76%) .NET Framework
7 4 (1.76%) SOAP
7 4 (1.76%) ASP.NET
7 4 (1.76%) FpML
8 3 (1.32%) FIX Protocol
8 3 (1.32%) jQuery
9 2 (0.88%) WCF
9 2 (0.88%) WPF
9 2 (0.88%) CSS
9 2 (0.88%) XSD
10 1 (0.44%) JSP
10 1 (0.44%) Servlets
10 1 (0.44%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.05%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (6.61%) Mobile Banking
3 14 (6.17%) Open Source
4 12 (5.29%) Management Information System
5 9 (3.96%) GIS
5 9 (3.96%) Computer Science
5 9 (3.96%) User Experience
6 7 (3.08%) Mobile App
6 7 (3.08%) Social Media
6 7 (3.08%) Derivative
7 6 (2.64%) iPad
7 6 (2.64%) iPhone
8 5 (2.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (1.76%) Equities
9 4 (1.76%) Mathematics
9 4 (1.76%) SWIFT
10 3 (1.32%) NHS
10 3 (1.32%) Fixed Income
11 2 (0.88%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.88%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 13 (5.73%) Windows
2 11 (4.85%) Linux
3 8 (3.52%) UNIX
4 1 (0.44%) AIX
4 1 (0.44%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (48.90%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (22.91%) Project Management
3 47 (20.70%) User Acceptance Testing
4 45 (19.82%) Test Automation
5 39 (17.18%) Performance Testing
6 36 (15.86%) BDD
7 32 (14.10%) Automated Testing
8 26 (11.45%) Regression Testing
8 26 (11.45%) Test Strategy
9 25 (11.01%) Business Analysis
10 24 (10.57%) E-Commerce
10 24 (10.57%) Scrum
10 24 (10.57%) Automation Testing
11 23 (10.13%) Software Testing
11 23 (10.13%) Integration Testing
12 21 (9.25%) V-Model
13 20 (8.81%) Manual Testing
14 19 (8.37%) TDD
14 19 (8.37%) Waterfall
15 17 (7.49%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (28.63%) SQL
2 56 (24.67%) Java
3 42 (18.50%) C#
4 12 (5.29%) JavaScript
5 11 (4.85%) C
6 8 (3.52%) T-SQL
7 6 (2.64%) Python
7 6 (2.64%) Ruby
8 3 (1.32%) Perl
9 2 (0.88%) PHP
9 2 (0.88%) C++
9 2 (0.88%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.44%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.44%) C-shell
10 1 (0.44%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.44%) BeanShell
10 1 (0.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 39 (17.18%) Degree
2 32 (14.10%) ISEB
3 19 (8.37%) ISTQB
4 8 (3.52%) PMP
4 8 (3.52%) PMI Certification
5 5 (2.20%) CISA
5 5 (2.20%) CISSP
5 5 (2.20%) Security Cleared
6 4 (1.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (1.32%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.44%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.44%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.44%) MCDBA
8 1 (0.44%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (35.24%) QA
2 4 (1.76%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.44%) Apache Flume
1 1 (0.44%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 14 (6.17%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.44%) Oozie
2 1 (0.44%) Control-M
2 1 (0.44%) BMC Performance Manager
Vendors
1 23 (10.13%) Microsoft
1 23 (10.13%) HP
2 13 (5.73%) Oracle
3 5 (2.20%) PeopleSoft
3 5 (2.20%) Siebel
3 5 (2.20%) Citrix
4 4 (1.76%) Hyperion
5 2 (0.88%) Murex
5 2 (0.88%) Calypso
5 2 (0.88%) Remedy
5 2 (0.88%) Netezza
6 1 (0.44%) hybris
6 1 (0.44%) Demandware
6 1 (0.44%) Talend
6 1 (0.44%) Cloudera
6 1 (0.44%) Charles River
6 1 (0.44%) ATG
6 1 (0.44%) VMware
6 1 (0.44%) Teradata
6 1 (0.44%) Intershop
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 35,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Salary: £60 - £65 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 60,000 plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
BCSG
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
BCSG
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago