The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 30 30 39
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 5 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 3.18% 2.65% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.97% 3.33% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 3
Average salary £51,250 £67,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.07% +35.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £50,000 £35,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £74,000 £118,000
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 Docklands, London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Docklands, London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
126 150 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Docklands, London 80.25% 79.37% 78.91%
Number of salaries quoted 105 103 160
Average salary £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £43,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £90,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

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

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Docklands, London

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Docklands, London

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Docklands, 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 6 (100.00%) QA
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
3 4 (66.67%) QuickTest Pro
3 4 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (66.67%) Test Strategy
4 3 (50.00%) SpecFlow
4 3 (50.00%) ATDD
4 3 (50.00%) JBehave
4 3 (50.00%) BDD
4 3 (50.00%) Selenium
4 3 (50.00%) WebLOAD
4 3 (50.00%) Performance Testing
4 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (50.00%) Coaching
4 3 (50.00%) LoadRunner
4 3 (50.00%) Scrum
4 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (50.00%) IIS
4 3 (50.00%) Web Services
4 3 (50.00%) N-Tier
4 3 (50.00%) HTTP
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) HP
5 2 (33.33%) ISEB
5 2 (33.33%) UNIX
5 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 1 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (16.67%) Test Automation

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Docklands, 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 3 (50.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (50.00%) LoadRunner
2 3 (50.00%) Selenium
2 3 (50.00%) WebLOAD
2 3 (50.00%) JBehave
2 3 (50.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Test Analyst
3 3 (50.00%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) UAT Test Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) QA Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) UAT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (16.67%) Fixed Income
2 1 (16.67%) Equities
2 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 3 (50.00%) ATDD
2 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (50.00%) Coaching
2 3 (50.00%) BDD
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) OOP
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Tcl
2 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (16.67%) C
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) HP