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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 44 40 47
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 2 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 0.79% 0.55% 2.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 0.83% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 5
Median salary £37,500 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% -9.52%
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
216 121 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 85.38% 66.12% 91.98%
Number of salaries quoted 183 109 194
Median salary £52,500 £42,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

The demand trend of job ads across the Croydon 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 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 4 May 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 Croydon region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 10 (83.33%) ISEB
2 8 (66.67%) C#
2 8 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 8 (66.67%) Finance
3 6 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (50.00%) Windows
3 6 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (50.00%) Test Management
4 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 4 (33.33%) Web Services
4 4 (33.33%) VBScript
4 4 (33.33%) VB
4 4 (33.33%) Automated Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) Banking
5 2 (16.67%) Investment Banking
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 2 (16.67%) IIS
5 2 (16.67%) MS Project
5 2 (16.67%) MS Office
5 2 (16.67%) SQL
5 2 (16.67%) ISO 9001
5 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 2 (16.67%) HP
5 2 (16.67%) Primavera
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon 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 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
1 2 (16.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (16.67%) FitNesse
General
1 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
2 2 (16.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Analyst
2 11 (91.67%) Test Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Automation Test Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Integration Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Integration Test Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Lead Test Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Pensions Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) QA Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Senior QA Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) SharePoint Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Test Leader
3 2 (16.67%) Test Scripter
3 2 (16.67%) VB Scripter
4 1 (8.33%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Quality Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior QA Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Quality Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (16.67%) Fintech
1 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 6 (50.00%) Test Management
2 4 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (16.67%) Functional Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Issue Tracking
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Testing
3 2 (16.67%) SDLC
3 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 2 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
3 2 (16.67%) Time Management
3 2 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (33.33%) VB
2 4 (33.33%) VBScript
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) ISEB
2 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) ISO 9001
1 2 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) HP