The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 29 33 44
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +11
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 10 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 5.05% 4.50% 2.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.33% 5.22% 3.42%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 11
Average salary £46,250 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £18,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £44,200 £45,000
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 Croydon region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
158 249 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 79.80% 86.16% 78.16%
Number of salaries quoted 133 204 292
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Croydon

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 5 (45.45%) SQL
1 5 (45.45%) MS Office
1 5 (45.45%) Project Management
1 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (36.36%) ISEB
2 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Business Analysis
2 4 (36.36%) ISTQB
2 4 (36.36%) System Testing
2 4 (36.36%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (36.36%) Waterfall
2 4 (36.36%) Straight-Through Processing
2 4 (36.36%) User Stories
2 4 (36.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
4 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
4 2 (18.18%) Manual Testing
5 1 (9.09%) C#
5 1 (9.09%) Delphi
5 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 1 (9.09%) VBScript
5 1 (9.09%) COM+
5 1 (9.09%) Windows
5 1 (9.09%) ActiveX
5 1 (9.09%) Smartcard
5 1 (9.09%) GIS
5 1 (9.09%) Back Office
5 1 (9.09%) Workflow
5 1 (9.09%) Retail

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 5 (45.45%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 1 (9.09%) Back Office
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Business Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Tester
3 4 (36.36%) Project Manager
4 3 (27.27%) Business Project Manager
4 3 (27.27%) Business Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) COM+
1 1 (9.09%) ActiveX
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
3 1 (9.09%) Statistics
3 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 1 (9.09%) Smartcard
3 1 (9.09%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Project Management
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Business Analysis
2 4 (36.36%) System Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Waterfall
2 4 (36.36%) Straight-Through Processing
2 4 (36.36%) User Stories
3 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
4 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
4 2 (18.18%) Manual Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
5 1 (9.09%) Workflow
5 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
5 1 (9.09%) Fault Management
5 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) VBScript
2 1 (9.09%) C#
2 1 (9.09%) Delphi
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) ISEB
1 4 (36.36%) ISTQB
1 4 (36.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) HP Quality Center
Croydon, Surrey
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