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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 207 205 171
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -34
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 104 116 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.01% 1.12% 1.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 1.34% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 79 107 143
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £40,300 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
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
8423 8637 8729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.82% 83.30% 80.27%
Number of salaries quoted 7271 7329 7823
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,764 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 30 January 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 30 January 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 80 (35.87%) Finance
2 75 (33.63%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (32.74%) QA
3 73 (32.74%) Selenium
4 70 (31.39%) SQL
5 48 (21.52%) User Acceptance Testing
6 47 (21.08%) Project Management
7 46 (20.63%) Java
8 45 (20.18%) Test Automation
9 42 (18.83%) Performance Testing
10 39 (17.49%) WebDriver
11 38 (17.04%) Banking
11 38 (17.04%) Degree
12 30 (13.45%) C#
12 30 (13.45%) HP
13 29 (13.00%) Regression Testing
14 28 (12.56%) Test Strategy
15 27 (12.11%) BDD
16 26 (11.66%) SQL Server
16 26 (11.66%) Automated Testing
17 24 (10.76%) Integration Testing
18 23 (10.31%) Manual Testing
18 23 (10.31%) Microsoft
18 23 (10.31%) QuickTest Pro
19 22 (9.87%) Analytical Skills
20 21 (9.42%) HP Quality Center
20 21 (9.42%) LoadRunner
20 21 (9.42%) ISEB
21 20 (8.97%) Windows
21 20 (8.97%) Business Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 5 (2.24%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.90%) IIS
3 1 (0.45%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.45%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.45%) Confluence
3 1 (0.45%) ArcGIS
3 1 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (6.73%) MS Office
2 14 (6.28%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.35%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.45%) MS Project
5 1 (0.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (2.24%) PeopleSoft Financials
2 2 (0.90%) Sentinel
2 2 (0.90%) SAP HR
2 2 (0.90%) Markit EDM
2 2 (0.90%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (0.90%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.45%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.69%) SaaS
2 1 (0.45%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 15 (6.73%) HTTP
2 4 (1.79%) Internet
3 2 (0.90%) LAN
4 1 (0.45%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (11.66%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.28%) Big Data
3 13 (5.83%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (4.48%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.24%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (2.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (1.35%) MySQL
8 2 (0.90%) Data Mart
8 2 (0.90%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.90%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.90%) QlikView
8 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.90%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.45%) Sqoop
9 1 (0.45%) Impala
9 1 (0.45%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.45%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 73 (32.74%) Selenium
2 39 (17.49%) WebDriver
3 23 (10.31%) QuickTest Pro
4 21 (9.42%) LoadRunner
5 19 (8.52%) JIRA
6 15 (6.73%) Cucumber
7 11 (4.93%) JMeter
8 9 (4.04%) SilkPerformer
8 9 (4.04%) Subversion
9 6 (2.69%) Jenkins
9 6 (2.69%) Facilita Forecast
9 6 (2.69%) SpecFlow
10 5 (2.24%) WinRunner
10 5 (2.24%) TestDirector
11 4 (1.79%) Bugzilla
11 4 (1.79%) JUnit
11 4 (1.79%) Rational DOORS
11 4 (1.79%) TeamCity
12 3 (1.35%) Git (software)
12 3 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 80 (35.87%) Finance
2 38 (17.04%) Banking
3 19 (8.52%) Retail
4 8 (3.59%) Law
5 7 (3.14%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.14%) Retail Banking
6 6 (2.69%) Marketing
7 5 (2.24%) Financial Institution
7 5 (2.24%) Games
7 5 (2.24%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.35%) Online Betting
9 2 (0.90%) Corporate Banking
9 2 (0.90%) French Language
9 2 (0.90%) German Language
9 2 (0.90%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.90%) Billing
9 2 (0.90%) Front Office
9 2 (0.90%) Back Office
10 1 (0.45%) Electronics
10 1 (0.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 98 (43.95%) Analyst
2 68 (30.49%) Test Analyst
3 27 (12.11%) Tester
4 17 (7.62%) Developer
5 16 (7.17%) Test Engineer
6 14 (6.28%) Project Manager
6 14 (6.28%) Business Analyst
6 14 (6.28%) QA Analyst
7 13 (5.83%) Senior Analyst
8 12 (5.38%) Automation Analyst
9 11 (4.93%) Consultant
9 11 (4.93%) Test Manager
10 10 (4.48%) Senior Test Analyst
10 10 (4.48%) Automation Test Analyst
10 10 (4.48%) Software Developer
10 10 (4.48%) Selenium Test Analyst
11 8 (3.59%) Test Consultant
11 8 (3.59%) Performance Engineer
11 8 (3.59%) Test Leader
11 8 (3.59%) Performance Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (6.73%) Web Services
2 11 (4.93%) XML
3 10 (4.48%) .NET
3 10 (4.48%) RESTful
4 8 (3.59%) HTML
5 7 (3.14%) Gherkin
6 5 (2.24%) JSP
6 5 (2.24%) XSLT
6 5 (2.24%) Ajax
7 4 (1.79%) Servlets
8 3 (1.35%) SOAP
8 3 (1.35%) JDBC
8 3 (1.35%) .NET Framework
9 2 (0.90%) FpML
9 2 (0.90%) XSD
9 2 (0.90%) WCF
9 2 (0.90%) WPF
10 1 (0.45%) WF
10 1 (0.45%) Adobe AIR
10 1 (0.45%) SPML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (9.87%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (7.62%) Management Information System
3 13 (5.83%) Mobile Banking
4 12 (5.38%) Mobile App
4 12 (5.38%) Open Source
5 11 (4.93%) GIS
6 10 (4.48%) Derivative
7 8 (3.59%) Social Media
8 6 (2.69%) Computer Science
8 6 (2.69%) Fixed Income
8 6 (2.69%) Equities
8 6 (2.69%) iPad
8 6 (2.69%) iPhone
9 5 (2.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (1.35%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.35%) SWIFT
10 3 (1.35%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.90%) Energy Derivatives
11 2 (0.90%) NHS
11 2 (0.90%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 20 (8.97%) Windows
2 16 (7.17%) UNIX
3 14 (6.28%) Linux
4 2 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.45%) Android
5 1 (0.45%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.45%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (33.63%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (21.52%) User Acceptance Testing
3 47 (21.08%) Project Management
4 45 (20.18%) Test Automation
5 42 (18.83%) Performance Testing
6 29 (13.00%) Regression Testing
7 28 (12.56%) Test Strategy
8 27 (12.11%) BDD
9 26 (11.66%) Automated Testing
10 24 (10.76%) Integration Testing
11 23 (10.31%) Manual Testing
12 20 (8.97%) Business Analysis
12 20 (8.97%) Scrum
13 18 (8.07%) Test Management
13 18 (8.07%) V-Model
14 17 (7.62%) Automation Testing
14 17 (7.62%) Software Testing
15 16 (7.17%) E-Commerce
16 13 (5.83%) Business Transformation
16 13 (5.83%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 70 (31.39%) SQL
2 46 (20.63%) Java
3 30 (13.45%) C#
4 11 (4.93%) C
5 8 (3.59%) T-SQL
6 7 (3.14%) JavaScript
7 6 (2.69%) PHP
8 5 (2.24%) Python
9 4 (1.79%) Ruby
10 3 (1.35%) Perl
11 2 (0.90%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.45%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.45%) C-shell
12 1 (0.45%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.45%) BeanShell
12 1 (0.45%) ActionScript
12 1 (0.45%) C++
12 1 (0.45%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 38 (17.04%) Degree
2 21 (9.42%) ISEB
3 15 (6.73%) ISTQB
4 8 (3.59%) Security Cleared
5 7 (3.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (1.79%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 3 (1.35%) DV Cleared
7 3 (1.35%) PMP
7 3 (1.35%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.90%) CISA
9 1 (0.45%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.45%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (32.74%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.45%) HDFS
1 1 (0.45%) Apache Flume
1 1 (0.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 21 (9.42%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.90%) Control-M
3 1 (0.45%) Oozie
3 1 (0.45%) BMC Performance Manager
Vendors
1 30 (13.45%) HP
2 23 (10.31%) Microsoft
3 12 (5.38%) Oracle
4 7 (3.14%) Citrix
5 6 (2.69%) PeopleSoft
6 5 (2.24%) Siebel
6 5 (2.24%) Hyperion
6 5 (2.24%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (1.79%) SAP
8 2 (0.90%) Altiris
8 2 (0.90%) Netezza
8 2 (0.90%) Remedy
8 2 (0.90%) webMethods
8 2 (0.90%) StatPro
8 2 (0.90%) Fundtech
8 2 (0.90%) Cerillion
8 2 (0.90%) thinkFolio
9 1 (0.45%) hybris
9 1 (0.45%) Lumension
9 1 (0.45%) Talend
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £31000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £42000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Salary: £60 - £65 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Fantastic benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Subsidised Gym etc
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 60,000 plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Interquest - Sand Resources
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + car/allow
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London, London, United Kingdom
Transact
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago