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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 177 170 190
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +20
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 134 166 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.39% 1.42% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.63% 1.70% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 109 142 136
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,900 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
8221 9740 9773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 84.98% 83.03% 82.65%
Number of salaries quoted 7041 8088 8617
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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.

1 117 (46.06%) Finance
2 111 (43.70%) QA
3 85 (33.46%) Selenium
4 81 (31.89%) Agile Software Development
5 69 (27.17%) SQL
6 60 (23.62%) User Acceptance Testing
7 54 (21.26%) C#
8 53 (20.87%) Banking
9 43 (16.93%) Automated Testing
10 41 (16.14%) Test Automation
11 40 (15.75%) WebDriver
11 40 (15.75%) Degree
12 38 (14.96%) Project Management
13 37 (14.57%) Java
13 37 (14.57%) BDD
14 35 (13.78%) TDD
15 32 (12.60%) .NET
15 32 (12.60%) Change Management
16 31 (12.20%) Software Testing
17 30 (11.81%) ISEB
18 29 (11.42%) Business Analysis
18 29 (11.42%) Manual Testing
19 27 (10.63%) Regression Testing
20 26 (10.24%) CRM
20 26 (10.24%) JIRA
21 25 (9.84%) Windows
21 25 (9.84%) Scrum
22 24 (9.45%) Microsoft
23 23 (9.06%) JavaScript
23 23 (9.06%) HTML

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 10 (3.94%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.18%) CMS
3 2 (0.79%) Drupal
4 1 (0.39%) TorqueBox
4 1 (0.39%) JBoss
4 1 (0.39%) Tuxedo
4 1 (0.39%) SAS
4 1 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.39%) FileNet
Applications
1 22 (8.66%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.54%) MS Visio
2 9 (3.54%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (3.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (3.54%) SAP MM
1 9 (3.54%) SAP CRM
1 9 (3.54%) SAP SRM
2 6 (2.36%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.18%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (1.18%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (1.18%) Oracle Cash Management
3 3 (1.18%) Hyperion Planning
3 3 (1.18%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (1.18%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (1.18%) Oracle iProcurement
3 3 (1.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (1.18%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (1.18%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (1.18%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (0.79%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.79%) Summit
5 1 (0.39%) SAP Retail
5 1 (0.39%) SAP R/3
5 1 (0.39%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.15%) SaaS
2 3 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.57%) HTTP
2 3 (1.18%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.18%) Internet
2 3 (1.18%) Wireless
3 1 (0.39%) Skype
3 1 (0.39%) VPN
3 1 (0.39%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (5.51%) BusinessObjects
2 13 (5.12%) SQL Server
3 12 (4.72%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 9 (3.54%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (3.54%) SAP BI
4 9 (3.54%) SAP BW
4 9 (3.54%) SAP HANA
5 6 (2.36%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (2.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (1.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (1.57%) QlikView
6 4 (1.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (1.57%) Big Data
7 3 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.18%) MySQL
8 2 (0.79%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.79%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.39%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.39%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 1 (0.39%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 85 (33.46%) Selenium
2 40 (15.75%) WebDriver
3 26 (10.24%) JIRA
4 20 (7.87%) SpecFlow
5 16 (6.30%) Cucumber
6 15 (5.91%) Jenkins
7 14 (5.51%) JMeter
8 10 (3.94%) HP UFT
9 9 (3.54%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (3.54%) SoapUI
10 7 (2.76%) Bugzilla
11 6 (2.36%) TeamCity
12 5 (1.97%) FitNesse
12 5 (1.97%) Subversion
13 4 (1.57%) Maven
13 4 (1.57%) JUnit
13 4 (1.57%) Eclipse
13 4 (1.57%) Git (software)
13 4 (1.57%) Hudson
14 3 (1.18%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 117 (46.06%) Finance
2 53 (20.87%) Banking
3 19 (7.48%) Retail
4 17 (6.69%) Law
5 10 (3.94%) Telecoms
6 9 (3.54%) Investment Banking
6 9 (3.54%) Retail Banking
7 8 (3.15%) Manufacturing
8 6 (2.36%) Financial Institution
8 6 (2.36%) Back Office
9 4 (1.57%) Legal
10 3 (1.18%) Electronics
10 3 (1.18%) Advertising
10 3 (1.18%) Games
10 3 (1.18%) Marketing
10 3 (1.18%) French Language
10 3 (1.18%) German Language
11 2 (0.79%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.39%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 118 (46.46%) Analyst
2 63 (24.80%) Test Analyst
3 31 (12.20%) Developer
4 30 (11.81%) Business Analyst
5 26 (10.24%) Tester
6 24 (9.45%) Senior Analyst
7 21 (8.27%) QA Engineer
8 18 (7.09%) Automation Analyst
9 15 (5.91%) Project Manager
10 14 (5.51%) QA Analyst
11 13 (5.12%) Selenium Test Analyst
12 12 (4.72%) Test Engineer
13 11 (4.33%) Senior Test Analyst
13 11 (4.33%) Quality Engineer
13 11 (4.33%) Test Leader
14 10 (3.94%) Senior Business Analyst
15 9 (3.54%) Automation Tester
15 9 (3.54%) SAP BW Analyst
16 8 (3.15%) QA Leader
16 8 (3.15%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (12.60%) .NET
2 23 (9.06%) HTML
3 16 (6.30%) XML
4 14 (5.51%) SOAP
5 12 (4.72%) Web Services
6 8 (3.15%) ASP.NET
6 8 (3.15%) .NET Framework
7 7 (2.76%) jQuery
8 5 (1.97%) CSS
8 5 (1.97%) Gherkin
9 4 (1.57%) FIX Protocol
9 4 (1.57%) iOS SDK
9 4 (1.57%) Middleware
9 4 (1.57%) FpML
10 3 (1.18%) XBRL
11 2 (0.79%) JSON
11 2 (0.79%) RESTful
11 2 (0.79%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (0.79%) HTML5
11 2 (0.79%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (9.06%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (5.91%) Computer Science
3 13 (5.12%) User Experience
3 13 (5.12%) Mobile App
4 10 (3.94%) Data Structures
5 8 (3.15%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (3.15%) Derivative
5 8 (3.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 8 (3.15%) Management Information System
6 7 (2.76%) Fixed Income
6 7 (2.76%) Equities
7 4 (1.57%) Equity Derivative
7 4 (1.57%) Mobile Banking
7 4 (1.57%) SWIFT
8 3 (1.18%) iPhone
8 3 (1.18%) Visualisation
8 3 (1.18%) iPad
8 3 (1.18%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.18%) Credit Risk
8 3 (1.18%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 25 (9.84%) Windows
2 11 (4.33%) Linux
3 10 (3.94%) UNIX
4 9 (3.54%) Apple iOS
4 9 (3.54%) Android
5 3 (1.18%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.39%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.39%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.39%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (31.89%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (23.62%) User Acceptance Testing
3 43 (16.93%) Automated Testing
4 41 (16.14%) Test Automation
5 38 (14.96%) Project Management
6 37 (14.57%) BDD
7 35 (13.78%) TDD
8 32 (12.60%) Change Management
9 31 (12.20%) Software Testing
10 29 (11.42%) Business Analysis
10 29 (11.42%) Manual Testing
11 27 (10.63%) Regression Testing
12 26 (10.24%) CRM
13 25 (9.84%) Scrum
14 22 (8.66%) Business Intelligence
15 21 (8.27%) Automation Testing
16 19 (7.48%) Stakeholder Management
17 18 (7.09%) Data Modelling
17 18 (7.09%) Performance Testing
18 17 (6.69%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 69 (27.17%) SQL
2 54 (21.26%) C#
3 37 (14.57%) Java
4 23 (9.06%) JavaScript
5 10 (3.94%) Ruby
6 9 (3.54%) ABAP
6 9 (3.54%) PHP
7 8 (3.15%) T-SQL
8 6 (2.36%) Python
9 5 (1.97%) C++
10 4 (1.57%) Objective-C
11 3 (1.18%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.79%) PHP5
13 1 (0.39%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.39%) X++
13 1 (0.39%) VBA
13 1 (0.39%) C
13 1 (0.39%) VB
13 1 (0.39%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 40 (15.75%) Degree
2 30 (11.81%) ISEB
3 23 (9.06%) ISTQB
4 16 (6.30%) PMP
4 16 (6.30%) PMI Certification
5 9 (3.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (1.57%) CISA
6 4 (1.57%) CISSP
7 3 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.79%) CBAP
9 1 (0.39%) MCDBA
9 1 (0.39%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.39%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 111 (43.70%) QA
2 4 (1.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.79%) SLA
3 2 (0.79%) Basel III
3 2 (0.79%) CRD IV
3 2 (0.79%) COREP
3 2 (0.79%) FINREP
4 1 (0.39%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.39%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 13 (5.12%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.39%) Ansible
Vendors
1 24 (9.45%) Microsoft
2 17 (6.69%) SAP
3 12 (4.72%) Oracle
4 10 (3.94%) HP
5 6 (2.36%) WorldPay
6 3 (1.18%) Hyperion
7 2 (0.79%) Informatica
7 2 (0.79%) IBM
7 2 (0.79%) Murex
7 2 (0.79%) Calypso
8 1 (0.39%) Cognos
8 1 (0.39%) Siebel
8 1 (0.39%) Cisco
8 1 (0.39%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.39%) VMware
8 1 (0.39%) Sophis
8 1 (0.39%) GoldenSource
8 1 (0.39%) Yahoo!
8 1 (0.39%) hybris
8 1 (0.39%) Tableau
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £68000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
Nice
Salary: From £40,000 to £44,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £68000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £48000 - £58000 per annum + competitive benefits and bonus
Posted: 24 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 24 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + competitive benefits package
Posted: 24 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago