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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 173 192 177
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -15
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 81 136 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.29% 1.30% 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.44% 1.48% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 72 109 160
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £35,000 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £65,500 £62,650
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +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
5615 9196 10674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 89.67% 87.64% 86.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5114 7858 8794
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £82,500
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 30 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 30 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.

1 119 (53.60%) Finance
2 73 (32.88%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (31.08%) SQL
4 68 (30.63%) Java
5 64 (28.83%) QA
6 54 (24.32%) Banking
7 53 (23.87%) Selenium
8 49 (22.07%) SDLC
9 47 (21.17%) User Acceptance Testing
10 46 (20.72%) JIRA
10 46 (20.72%) Scrum
11 38 (17.12%) MS Excel
12 36 (16.22%) Regression Testing
13 35 (15.77%) Test Strategy
14 33 (14.86%) Automated Testing
15 32 (14.41%) JavaScript
16 31 (13.96%) Change Management
16 31 (13.96%) Project Management
17 30 (13.51%) ISEB
17 30 (13.51%) HP
17 30 (13.51%) Advertising
18 29 (13.06%) System Integration Testing
19 28 (12.61%) WebDriver
19 28 (12.61%) JMeter
20 27 (12.16%) Oracle
20 27 (12.16%) SQL Server
20 27 (12.16%) Analytical Skills
21 26 (11.71%) Manual Testing
21 26 (11.71%) Cucumber
21 26 (11.71%) ITIL

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 8 (3.60%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.90%) CMS
3 1 (0.45%) Apache
3 1 (0.45%) Confluence
3 1 (0.45%) WebLogic
Applications
1 38 (17.12%) MS Excel
2 21 (9.46%) MS Office
3 13 (5.86%) MS Project
4 5 (2.25%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.90%) Misys Midas
3 1 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.45%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.90%) SaaS
2 1 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.35%) HTTP
1 3 (1.35%) LAN
1 3 (1.35%) SAN
1 3 (1.35%) WAN
2 2 (0.90%) Internet
2 2 (0.90%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (12.16%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.41%) EDRMS
3 10 (4.50%) MySQL
4 9 (4.05%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (3.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (2.70%) PowerPivot
7 3 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.45%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.45%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.45%) QlikView
9 1 (0.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 53 (23.87%) Selenium
2 46 (20.72%) JIRA
3 28 (12.61%) JMeter
3 28 (12.61%) WebDriver
4 26 (11.71%) Cucumber
5 20 (9.01%) LoadRunner
6 15 (6.76%) SoapUI
7 14 (6.31%) LoadUI
8 12 (5.41%) Git (software)
8 12 (5.41%) Jenkins
9 11 (4.95%) JUnit
10 10 (4.50%) Jasmine
10 10 (4.50%) Mockito
11 9 (4.05%) HP UFT
12 7 (3.15%) Bugzilla
12 7 (3.15%) Mercurial
13 6 (2.70%) Appium
13 6 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
14 5 (2.25%) SpecFlow
14 5 (2.25%) WATIR
General
1 119 (53.60%) Finance
2 54 (24.32%) Banking
3 30 (13.51%) Advertising
4 21 (9.46%) Front Office
5 19 (8.56%) Investment Banking
6 18 (8.11%) Telecoms
7 17 (7.66%) Law
8 15 (6.76%) Back Office
9 6 (2.70%) Billing
9 6 (2.70%) Retail
10 3 (1.35%) Marketing
10 3 (1.35%) Publishing
11 2 (0.90%) Legal
12 1 (0.45%) Electronics
12 1 (0.45%) Games
12 1 (0.45%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.45%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 119 (53.60%) Analyst
2 63 (28.38%) Test Analyst
3 33 (14.86%) Developer
4 28 (12.61%) Business Analyst
5 23 (10.36%) Tester
6 22 (9.91%) Digital Analyst
7 21 (9.46%) SQL Analyst
8 18 (8.11%) Test Manager
9 16 (7.21%) Java Developer
10 15 (6.76%) Business Systems Analyst
10 15 (6.76%) Systems Analyst
11 14 (6.31%) Senior Analyst
11 14 (6.31%) SQL Server Analyst
12 13 (5.86%) QA Analyst
12 13 (5.86%) QA Engineer
13 12 (5.41%) Business IT Analyst
13 12 (5.41%) IT Analyst
13 12 (5.41%) IT Business Analyst
14 11 (4.95%) Performance Tester
15 10 (4.50%) Applications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (10.81%) Web Services
2 18 (8.11%) HTML
3 16 (7.21%) J2EE
4 15 (6.76%) XML
5 13 (5.86%) .NET
6 10 (4.50%) Apache Camel
6 10 (4.50%) Ext JS
6 10 (4.50%) jQuery
7 9 (4.05%) Symfony
8 8 (3.60%) SOAP
9 6 (2.70%) CSS
9 6 (2.70%) FIX Protocol
9 6 (2.70%) FIXML
9 6 (2.70%) MDX
10 5 (2.25%) Gherkin
10 5 (2.25%) RESTful
11 4 (1.80%) JSON
11 4 (1.80%) XBRL
12 3 (1.35%) .NET Framework
12 3 (1.35%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 27 (12.16%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (8.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 16 (7.21%) Derivative
4 14 (6.31%) Mainframe
5 12 (5.41%) Mathematics
6 11 (4.95%) Fintech
6 11 (4.95%) Management Information System
7 9 (4.05%) Computer Science
8 8 (3.60%) Online Banking
9 6 (2.70%) Credit Risk
9 6 (2.70%) Market Risk
9 6 (2.70%) Mobile App
10 5 (2.25%) iPad
10 5 (2.25%) Mobile Banking
10 5 (2.25%) Mobile Payment
11 2 (0.90%) Equities
11 2 (0.90%) Fixed Income
11 2 (0.90%) FMCG
11 2 (0.90%) User Experience
12 1 (0.45%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 23 (10.36%) Unix
2 19 (8.56%) Windows
3 7 (3.15%) Linux
4 4 (1.80%) Android
4 4 (1.80%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.35%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.45%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (32.88%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (22.07%) SDLC
3 47 (21.17%) User Acceptance Testing
4 46 (20.72%) Scrum
5 36 (16.22%) Regression Testing
6 35 (15.77%) Test Strategy
7 33 (14.86%) Automated Testing
8 31 (13.96%) Change Management
8 31 (13.96%) Project Management
9 29 (13.06%) System Integration Testing
10 26 (11.71%) ITIL
10 26 (11.71%) Manual Testing
11 25 (11.26%) API Testing
12 24 (10.81%) BDD
12 24 (10.81%) TDD
13 23 (10.36%) Business Analysis
13 23 (10.36%) CRM
13 23 (10.36%) Defect Management
13 23 (10.36%) Systems Analysis
14 22 (9.91%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 69 (31.08%) SQL
2 68 (30.63%) Java
3 32 (14.41%) JavaScript
4 24 (10.81%) C#
5 17 (7.66%) Python
6 13 (5.86%) PHP
6 13 (5.86%) Ruby
7 11 (4.95%) Shell Script
8 10 (4.50%) Perl
8 10 (4.50%) Scala
9 9 (4.05%) XPath
10 7 (3.15%) T-SQL
11 6 (2.70%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 4 (1.80%) VB.NET
13 3 (1.35%) VB
14 2 (0.90%) VBScript
15 1 (0.45%) C
15 1 (0.45%) C++
15 1 (0.45%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 30 (13.51%) ISEB
2 25 (11.26%) ISTQB
3 14 (6.31%) Degree
4 9 (4.05%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 9 (4.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.45%) APMP
5 1 (0.45%) CBAP
5 1 (0.45%) MCDBA
5 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.45%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (28.83%) QA
2 10 (4.50%) SLA
3 7 (3.15%) Data Quality
4 6 (2.70%) Solvency II
5 5 (2.25%) SEPA
6 4 (1.80%) Basel II
7 3 (1.35%) SDET
8 1 (0.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (4.50%) Docker
2 4 (1.80%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 25 (11.26%) HP Quality Center
2 14 (6.31%) HP SiteScope
3 11 (4.95%) BladeLogic
3 11 (4.95%) Control-M
Vendors
1 30 (13.51%) HP
2 27 (12.16%) Oracle
3 18 (8.11%) Microsoft
4 13 (5.86%) Siebel
5 12 (5.41%) OpenText
6 11 (4.95%) SAP
7 10 (4.50%) Calypso
7 10 (4.50%) Murex
8 5 (2.25%) Rally
8 5 (2.25%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (1.80%) Bloomberg
9 4 (1.80%) Reuters
9 4 (1.80%) WorldPay
10 3 (1.35%) Cisco
10 3 (1.35%) Citrix
10 3 (1.35%) VMware
11 2 (0.90%) EPiServer
12 1 (0.45%) Atlassian
12 1 (0.45%) Informatica
12 1 (0.45%) PeopleSoft
City, London
First Point
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Tiro Partners
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: £500 per week
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
Massive Interactive
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Banking bonus
Posted: 15 days ago