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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 43 21 39
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +18
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 4 19 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 1.57% 5.92% 3.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.89% 8.02% 3.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3 19 11
Average salary £52,500 £44,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.97% +27.14%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
212 237 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 83.14% 73.83% 82.22%
Number of salaries quoted 174 222 274
Average salary £47,500 £48,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.04% +12.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
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 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 11 (73.33%) Degree
2 6 (40.00%) Open Text
2 6 (40.00%) LiveLink
2 6 (40.00%) Document Management
2 6 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (40.00%) Sun
2 6 (40.00%) ProjectWise
2 6 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (40.00%) ServiceNow
3 5 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 5 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (33.33%) ITIL
3 5 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (20.00%) B2B
5 3 (20.00%) Marketing
5 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (20.00%) Finance
5 3 (20.00%) Project Management
5 3 (20.00%) Quality Management
5 3 (20.00%) SQL
5 3 (20.00%) MS Project
5 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (20.00%) System Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Customer Insight
6 2 (13.33%) Windows
6 2 (13.33%) VBScript

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (40.00%) LiveLink
1 6 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 5 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
3 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
3 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (6.67%) GlassFish
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) ProjectWise
2 3 (20.00%) MS Project
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Ant
General
1 3 (20.00%) Marketing
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Analyst
2 9 (60.00%) Business Analyst
3 6 (40.00%) Business Systems Analyst
3 6 (40.00%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Business Project Manager
4 3 (20.00%) Functional Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Technical Business Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Business Manager
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Systems Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Project Manager
4 3 (20.00%) Support Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Applications Support
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Business Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Junior Tester
5 2 (13.33%) Tester
5 2 (13.33%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
1 1 (6.67%) Java EE
1 1 (6.67%) Spring
1 1 (6.67%) J2EE
1 1 (6.67%) EJB
1 1 (6.67%) Struts
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
1 1 (6.67%) JBoss Seam
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (13.33%) GIS
3 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
3 1 (6.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Document Management
1 6 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 5 (33.33%) ITIL
2 5 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) B2B
4 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) Project Management
4 3 (20.00%) Quality Management
4 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (20.00%) System Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Customer Insight
5 1 (6.67%) Scrum
5 1 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) TDD
5 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.67%) OOD
5 1 (6.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) VBScript
2 2 (13.33%) C#
2 2 (13.33%) Delphi
3 1 (6.67%) Java
3 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (73.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Open Text
1 6 (40.00%) Sun
1 6 (40.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (6.67%) JBoss
2 1 (6.67%) hybris