The first table below looks at the demand for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 East of England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 122 128 130
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 183 162 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.11% 1.89% 1.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.73% 2.49% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 166 148 156
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6700 6499 6826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 77.32% 75.80% 73.06%
Number of salaries quoted 5497 5595 5669
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Test Scripting
England

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in the East of England

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in the East of England

Test Scripting
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire -12 62 £40,000 - 13
Hertfordshire +28 48 £40,000 -1.84% 6
Bedfordshire -11 22 £32,500 +9.24% 3
Essex -17 20 £45,500 +62.50% 7
Suffolk -8 18 £38,750 +19.23%
Norfolk +8 11 £41,000 - 1
East Anglia - 2 £37,000 -
Test Scripting
England

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 111 (35.46%) QA
2 106 (33.87%) Degree
3 92 (29.39%) SQL
4 84 (26.84%) Automated Testing
5 81 (25.88%) Software Testing
6 79 (25.24%) Test Automation
7 73 (23.32%) C#
8 72 (23.00%) Agile Software Development
9 71 (22.68%) Java
10 70 (22.36%) Selenium
11 61 (19.49%) Python
12 58 (18.53%) Finance
12 58 (18.53%) ISTQB
13 56 (17.89%) .NET
14 48 (15.34%) ISEB
15 44 (14.06%) Scrum
16 42 (13.42%) SQL Server
17 41 (13.10%) Automation Testing
18 40 (12.78%) Computer Science
19 39 (12.46%) UNIX
20 38 (12.14%) Linux
21 37 (11.82%) OO
21 37 (11.82%) Perl
21 37 (11.82%) QuickTest Pro
22 36 (11.50%) Regression Testing
23 34 (10.86%) Test Strategy
24 29 (9.27%) Windows
25 28 (8.95%) Tcl
25 28 (8.95%) Test Management
26 27 (8.63%) Unit Testing

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 5 (1.60%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.32%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.32%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.32%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (1.60%) MS Excel
1 5 (1.60%) Mingle
2 3 (0.96%) MS Office
2 3 (0.96%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.64%) 3ds Max
4 1 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.32%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.60%) RiskWrite
2 2 (0.64%) Magento
2 2 (0.64%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.64%) BASE24
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.32%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.60%) SaaS
2 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 27 (8.63%) Wireless
2 14 (4.47%) TCP/IP
3 12 (3.83%) Wi-Fi
3 12 (3.83%) Bluetooth
4 9 (2.88%) Internet
5 8 (2.56%) ZigBee
6 7 (2.24%) NFC
6 7 (2.24%) HTTP
7 5 (1.60%) UMTS
7 5 (1.60%) GPRS
7 5 (1.60%) GSM
7 5 (1.60%) ATM
7 5 (1.60%) LTE
8 1 (0.32%) STUN
8 1 (0.32%) X.509
8 1 (0.32%) SAN
8 1 (0.32%) SSL
8 1 (0.32%) LAN
8 1 (0.32%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (13.42%) SQL Server
2 11 (3.51%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (2.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (2.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.28%) Data Mining
5 3 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.64%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.64%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.64%) MS Access
6 2 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.32%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 70 (22.36%) Selenium
2 37 (11.82%) QuickTest Pro
3 18 (5.75%) JIRA
4 17 (5.43%) Bugzilla
5 11 (3.51%) NUnit
6 9 (2.88%) Rhino Mocks
6 9 (2.88%) Cucumber
6 9 (2.88%) Sahi
6 9 (2.88%) WebDriver
7 8 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (2.56%) Moq
8 7 (2.24%) Subversion
8 7 (2.24%) Trac
9 6 (1.92%) SoapUI
9 6 (1.92%) LoadRunner
10 4 (1.28%) FogBugz
10 4 (1.28%) Visual Studio
10 4 (1.28%) JMeter
10 4 (1.28%) WATIR
11 3 (0.96%) ReSharper
General
1 58 (18.53%) Finance
2 23 (7.35%) Banking
3 11 (3.51%) Retail
4 6 (1.92%) Electronics
5 5 (1.60%) Marketing
5 5 (1.60%) Multimedia
6 4 (1.28%) Legal
7 3 (0.96%) Publishing
7 3 (0.96%) Games
7 3 (0.96%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.96%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.64%) Back Office
8 2 (0.64%) Corporate Banking
8 2 (0.64%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.64%) Law
8 2 (0.64%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.32%) Military
9 1 (0.32%) International Banking
9 1 (0.32%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 88 (28.12%) Test Engineer
2 81 (25.88%) Analyst
3 63 (20.13%) Tester
4 61 (19.49%) Test Analyst
5 42 (13.42%) Software Engineer
6 39 (12.46%) Developer
7 31 (9.90%) Software Tester
8 29 (9.27%) Software Test Engineer
9 23 (7.35%) Senior Test Engineer
9 23 (7.35%) Test Leader
10 21 (6.71%) Senior Developer
11 19 (6.07%) Graduate
12 18 (5.75%) QA Engineer
13 16 (5.11%) Test Specialist
14 15 (4.79%) Senior C# Developer
14 15 (4.79%) Senior .NET Developer
14 15 (4.79%) Senior Analyst
14 15 (4.79%) .NET Developer
14 15 (4.79%) C# Developer
14 15 (4.79%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (17.89%) .NET
2 27 (8.63%) WCF
3 19 (6.07%) ASP.NET
4 17 (5.43%) XML
5 16 (5.11%) Web Services
6 15 (4.79%) WPF
7 13 (4.15%) HTML
8 11 (3.51%) SOAP
9 9 (2.88%) CSS
10 8 (2.56%) .NET Framework
11 7 (2.24%) WF
11 7 (2.24%) Middleware
12 4 (1.28%) J2EE
13 3 (0.96%) WinForms
13 3 (0.96%) Hibernate
13 3 (0.96%) JSF
13 3 (0.96%) JavaBeans
13 3 (0.96%) JDBC
13 3 (0.96%) XSD
13 3 (0.96%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 40 (12.78%) Computer Science
2 12 (3.83%) Mathematics
3 10 (3.19%) Smartcard
4 9 (2.88%) EFT
4 9 (2.88%) EFTPOS
4 9 (2.88%) Management Information System
4 9 (2.88%) Mobile App
5 7 (2.24%) EPoS
5 7 (2.24%) Mobile Payment
6 6 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.60%) Physics
7 5 (1.60%) Blackberry
8 4 (1.28%) iPhone
8 4 (1.28%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.28%) EMV
8 4 (1.28%) Firmware
8 4 (1.28%) Statistics
8 4 (1.28%) PACS
9 3 (0.96%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.64%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 39 (12.46%) UNIX
2 38 (12.14%) Linux
3 29 (9.27%) Windows
4 8 (2.56%) Android
5 3 (0.96%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.64%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.32%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.32%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.32%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.32%) MeeGo
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (26.84%) Automated Testing
2 81 (25.88%) Software Testing
3 79 (25.24%) Test Automation
4 72 (23.00%) Agile Software Development
5 44 (14.06%) Scrum
6 41 (13.10%) Automation Testing
7 37 (11.82%) OO
8 36 (11.50%) Regression Testing
9 34 (10.86%) Test Strategy
10 28 (8.95%) Test Management
11 27 (8.63%) Unit Testing
11 27 (8.63%) Validation
11 27 (8.63%) User Acceptance Testing
12 22 (7.03%) Integration Testing
12 22 (7.03%) Manual Testing
13 18 (5.75%) Change Management
14 17 (5.43%) E-Commerce
15 16 (5.11%) TDD
16 15 (4.79%) BDD
17 14 (4.47%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 92 (29.39%) SQL
2 73 (23.32%) C#
3 71 (22.68%) Java
4 61 (19.49%) Python
5 37 (11.82%) Perl
6 28 (8.95%) Tcl
7 25 (7.99%) C++
8 23 (7.35%) C
9 14 (4.47%) TTCN
10 11 (3.51%) Ruby
10 11 (3.51%) JavaScript
10 11 (3.51%) VB
11 7 (2.24%) Embedded C
12 6 (1.92%) VBScript
12 6 (1.92%) Embedded C++
13 4 (1.28%) VB.NET
13 4 (1.28%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.96%) PHP
14 3 (0.96%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.96%) F#
Qualifications
1 106 (33.87%) Degree
2 58 (18.53%) ISTQB
3 48 (15.34%) ISEB
4 4 (1.28%) PhD
5 2 (0.64%) HNC
5 2 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.64%) PMP
5 2 (0.64%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 111 (35.46%) QA
2 6 (1.92%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 1 (0.32%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 23 (7.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (8.31%) Oracle
2 19 (6.07%) HP
3 15 (4.79%) Microsoft
4 11 (3.51%) SAP
5 7 (2.24%) Agilent
6 4 (1.28%) VeriFone
6 4 (1.28%) Gemalto
6 4 (1.28%) JBoss
7 3 (0.96%) EMC
8 2 (0.64%) NCR
8 2 (0.64%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.32%) Citrix
9 1 (0.32%) Adobe
9 1 (0.32%) Symbian
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