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

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 146 179 186
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +7
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 103 119 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.73% 1.39% 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.95% 1.59% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 97 92 106
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
5291 7466 9687
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 88.94% 87.48% 84.84%
Number of salaries quoted 4830 6462 8082
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 September 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 September 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.

1 102 (57.30%) Finance
2 79 (44.38%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (34.27%) QA
4 60 (33.71%) SDLC
5 55 (30.90%) SQL
6 52 (29.21%) C#
7 51 (28.65%) JavaScript
8 48 (26.97%) Java
8 48 (26.97%) SQL Server
9 47 (26.40%) Web Services
10 46 (25.84%) Change Management
11 45 (25.28%) HTML
12 44 (24.72%) Banking
13 43 (24.16%) ITIL
13 43 (24.16%) Microsoft
14 38 (21.35%) Regression Testing
15 37 (20.79%) .NET
15 37 (20.79%) XPath
16 35 (19.66%) Selenium
17 34 (19.10%) XML
17 34 (19.10%) Test Strategy
18 31 (17.42%) MVC
19 30 (16.85%) ASP.NET
19 30 (16.85%) CSS
19 30 (16.85%) JIRA
19 30 (16.85%) Team Foundation Server
20 29 (16.29%) Visual Studio
20 29 (16.29%) UML
21 28 (15.73%) Internet
21 28 (15.73%) SQL Server Integration Services

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 27 (15.17%) CMS
2 6 (3.37%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.25%) Confluence
4 2 (1.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (1.12%) Alfresco
5 1 (0.56%) Apache
5 1 (0.56%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 17 (9.55%) MS Excel
2 12 (6.74%) MS Office
3 6 (3.37%) MS Project
4 5 (2.81%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (5.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.12%) Misys Midas
2 2 (1.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.56%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (15.73%) Internet
2 27 (15.17%) Intranet
3 4 (2.25%) LAN
3 4 (2.25%) SAN
3 4 (2.25%) WAN
4 1 (0.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (26.97%) SQL Server
2 28 (15.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 27 (15.17%) SQL Server 2014
4 10 (5.62%) MySQL
5 5 (2.81%) EDRMS
6 3 (1.69%) Big Data
6 3 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.56%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.56%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.56%) OLAP
7 1 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.56%) QlikView
7 1 (0.56%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 35 (19.66%) Selenium
2 30 (16.85%) JIRA
2 30 (16.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 29 (16.29%) Visual Studio
4 18 (10.11%) JMeter
4 18 (10.11%) WebDriver
5 16 (8.99%) LoadRunner
6 15 (8.43%) LoadUI
6 15 (8.43%) SoapUI
7 13 (7.30%) Cucumber
8 11 (6.18%) Bugzilla
9 6 (3.37%) SpecFlow
10 5 (2.81%) HP UFT
11 4 (2.25%) Appium
11 4 (2.25%) Zephyr
12 3 (1.69%) Calabash
12 3 (1.69%) Git (software)
12 3 (1.69%) Jenkins
12 3 (1.69%) JUnit
12 3 (1.69%) NUnit
General
1 102 (57.30%) Finance
2 44 (24.72%) Banking
3 18 (10.11%) Telecoms
4 10 (5.62%) Law
5 9 (5.06%) Front Office
6 8 (4.49%) Advertising
6 8 (4.49%) Back Office
7 7 (3.93%) Billing
8 6 (3.37%) Retail
9 5 (2.81%) Investment Banking
10 4 (2.25%) Marketing
10 4 (2.25%) Publishing
11 2 (1.12%) Electronics
11 2 (1.12%) Games
11 2 (1.12%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.56%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.56%) iGaming
12 1 (0.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 90 (50.56%) Analyst
2 42 (23.60%) Developer
3 41 (23.03%) Test Analyst
4 29 (16.29%) Business Analyst
5 27 (15.17%) .NET Developer
6 20 (11.24%) Tester
7 17 (9.55%) C# Developer
8 16 (8.99%) ASP.NET Developer
8 16 (8.99%) C# .NET Developer
8 16 (8.99%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 14 (7.87%) Business Systems Analyst
9 14 (7.87%) Systems Analyst
10 13 (7.30%) Business IT Analyst
10 13 (7.30%) IT Analyst
10 13 (7.30%) IT Business Analyst
11 12 (6.74%) Lead Developer
11 12 (6.74%) SQL Analyst
12 11 (6.18%) Senior .NET Developer
12 11 (6.18%) Senior Developer
12 11 (6.18%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (26.40%) Web Services
2 45 (25.28%) HTML
3 37 (20.79%) .NET
4 34 (19.10%) XML
5 30 (16.85%) ASP.NET
5 30 (16.85%) CSS
6 27 (15.17%) .NET Framework
6 27 (15.17%) ASP.NET MVC
6 27 (15.17%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 27 (15.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 27 (15.17%) CSS3
6 27 (15.17%) Entity Framework
6 27 (15.17%) HTML5
6 27 (15.17%) XSLT
7 10 (5.62%) Ext JS
8 6 (3.37%) SOAP
9 5 (2.81%) Catalyst
9 5 (2.81%) CGI
9 5 (2.81%) mod_perl
9 5 (2.81%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 27 (15.17%) User Experience
2 17 (9.55%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (7.30%) Mainframe
4 12 (6.74%) Online Banking
5 7 (3.93%) Mobile Banking
6 6 (3.37%) Credit Risk
6 6 (3.37%) Derivative
6 6 (3.37%) Market Risk
7 5 (2.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 5 (2.81%) Mobile Payment
8 4 (2.25%) Computer Science
8 4 (2.25%) Management Information System
8 4 (2.25%) Mathematics
8 4 (2.25%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.69%) Fintech
9 3 (1.69%) NHS
10 2 (1.12%) Blog
10 2 (1.12%) Contactless
11 1 (0.56%) Fixed Income
11 1 (0.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (5.62%) Unix
2 8 (4.49%) Windows
3 6 (3.37%) Linux
4 5 (2.81%) Android
4 5 (2.81%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.25%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.56%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (44.38%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (33.71%) SDLC
3 46 (25.84%) Change Management
4 43 (24.16%) ITIL
5 38 (21.35%) Regression Testing
6 34 (19.10%) Test Strategy
7 31 (17.42%) MVC
8 29 (16.29%) UML
9 28 (15.73%) Release Management
10 27 (15.17%) Configuration Management
10 27 (15.17%) Content Management
10 27 (15.17%) Dependency Injection
10 27 (15.17%) OO
10 27 (15.17%) OOD
10 27 (15.17%) User Acceptance Testing
10 27 (15.17%) UX Design
10 27 (15.17%) Web Accessibility
10 27 (15.17%) Web Development
11 26 (14.61%) Business Analysis
11 26 (14.61%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 55 (30.90%) SQL
2 52 (29.21%) C#
3 51 (28.65%) JavaScript
4 48 (26.97%) Java
5 37 (20.79%) XPath
6 13 (7.30%) PHP
7 10 (5.62%) Perl
8 8 (4.49%) Python
9 5 (2.81%) Ruby
10 4 (2.25%) VB
10 4 (2.25%) VB.NET
11 3 (1.69%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.69%) VBScript
12 2 (1.12%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.12%) Scala
13 1 (0.56%) C
13 1 (0.56%) C++
13 1 (0.56%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.56%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (12.36%) ISEB
2 16 (8.99%) Degree
2 16 (8.99%) ISTQB
3 8 (4.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (2.81%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (0.56%) APMP
5 1 (0.56%) CBAP
5 1 (0.56%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (34.27%) QA
2 5 (2.81%) SEPA
3 4 (2.25%) Basel II
3 4 (2.25%) SDET
4 2 (1.12%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.56%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (5.62%) Docker
2 5 (2.81%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (8.43%) HP SiteScope
2 13 (7.30%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (1.69%) BladeLogic
3 3 (1.69%) Control-M
Vendors
1 43 (24.16%) Microsoft
2 27 (15.17%) EPiServer
3 25 (14.04%) HP
4 10 (5.62%) Oracle
4 10 (5.62%) SAP
5 5 (2.81%) OpenText
5 5 (2.81%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (2.81%) Siebel
6 4 (2.25%) Bloomberg
6 4 (2.25%) Cisco
6 4 (2.25%) Citrix
6 4 (2.25%) Reuters
6 4 (2.25%) VMware
7 2 (1.12%) Adobe
7 2 (1.12%) Calypso
7 2 (1.12%) Murex
8 1 (0.56%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.56%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.56%) Remedy
8 1 (0.56%) TOWER Software
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £58000.00 per annum + generous package & bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Caspian One Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Circa £55k plus benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 to 60,000
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Spring Technology
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 60,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 - 65,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £54000 per annum + inc benefits, + bonus
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Client Server
Salary: £50,000 to £65,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago