The first table below looks at the demand for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Croydon region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 37 35 31
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 4 3 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 1.96% 1.18% 6.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.40% 1.68% 7.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 19
Average salary £52,500 £22,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+133.33% -57.14%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
167 179 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 81.86% 70.47% 87.50%
Number of salaries quoted 140 153 223
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Test Scripting
London

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Croydon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Croydon region.

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Croydon

Test Scripting
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 8 (80.00%) Degree
2 8 (80.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) VBScript
3 1 (10.00%) VB
3 1 (10.00%) MS Project
3 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (10.00%) B2B
3 1 (10.00%) ISEB
3 1 (10.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Test Management
3 1 (10.00%) System Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (10.00%) Customer Insight
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Marketing

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Project
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (10.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Analyst
2 9 (90.00%) Business Analyst
3 8 (80.00%) Technical Business Analyst
3 8 (80.00%) Business Systems Analyst
3 8 (80.00%) Systems Analyst
3 8 (80.00%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Business Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Business Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (10.00%) B2B
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) Test Management
2 1 (10.00%) System Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Customer Insight
2 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C#
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
1 1 (10.00%) VBScript
1 1 (10.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center