The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 216 227 224
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -3
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 1317 1534 1492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.56% 1.53% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.77% 1.74% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1110 1224 1188
Median salary £40,750 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.87% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,250 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Test Scripting
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
74415 87909 91065
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.09% 87.49% 85.71%
Number of salaries quoted 61823 73473 75466
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England 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 England

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in England

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in England

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the England region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in England

Test Scripting
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the England region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -3 437 £52,500 +8.24% 56
South East +22 277 £40,000 +6.66% 24
North West -12 154 £37,500 +7.14% 27
East of England +4 118 £42,500 +6.25% 10
West Midlands -2 100 £32,500 - 11
Yorkshire -34 99 £37,500 +15.38% 21
South West +14 86 £35,000 - 24
East Midlands +5 42 £35,000 -6.66% 9
North East -5 13 £36,000 +38.46% 1
Test Scripting
UK

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 England region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 1416 (52.54%) Agile Software Development
2 908 (33.69%) QA
3 857 (31.80%) Selenium
4 758 (28.13%) Finance
5 727 (26.98%) SQL
6 593 (22.00%) ISEB
7 584 (21.67%) SDLC
8 572 (21.22%) Scrum
9 570 (21.15%) Java
10 550 (20.41%) C#
11 512 (19.00%) Software Testing
12 503 (18.66%) ISTQB
13 495 (18.37%) Test Automation
14 486 (18.03%) Automated Testing
15 467 (17.33%) Regression Testing
16 439 (16.29%) Microsoft
17 391 (14.51%) User Acceptance Testing
18 387 (14.36%) .NET
19 373 (13.84%) Degree
20 365 (13.54%) Manual Testing
21 346 (12.84%) JIRA
22 336 (12.47%) Automation Testing
23 331 (12.28%) SQL Server
24 318 (11.80%) JavaScript
25 317 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
26 306 (11.35%) Test Strategy
27 302 (11.21%) BDD
28 300 (11.13%) Functional Testing
29 293 (10.87%) HTML
30 291 (10.80%) TDD

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in England 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
1 108 (4.01%) CMS
2 61 (2.26%) SharePoint
3 36 (1.34%) Confluence
4 21 (0.78%) SAS
5 20 (0.74%) WebSphere
6 16 (0.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 16 (0.59%) WebLogic
7 15 (0.56%) IIS
8 13 (0.48%) MS Exchange
8 13 (0.48%) Skype for Business
8 13 (0.48%) Tomcat
9 12 (0.45%) Apache
10 7 (0.26%) OpenStack
11 6 (0.22%) JBoss
11 6 (0.22%) Smallworld
12 5 (0.19%) CICS
13 4 (0.15%) Jetty
13 4 (0.15%) Oracle Workflow
14 3 (0.11%) Drupal
14 3 (0.11%) GlassFish
Applications
1 226 (8.39%) MS Excel
2 103 (3.82%) MS Office
3 40 (1.48%) MS Visio
4 36 (1.34%) MS PowerPoint
5 18 (0.67%) MS Project
6 2 (0.074%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.074%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.074%) SPSS
7 1 (0.037%) HipChat
7 1 (0.037%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 54 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 24 (0.89%) SAP FI
3 23 (0.85%) SAP CO
3 23 (0.85%) SAP FI/CO
4 16 (0.59%) Finacle
4 16 (0.59%) Temenos T24
5 12 (0.45%) Postilion
6 11 (0.41%) SAP MII
6 11 (0.41%) Summit
7 9 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
8 8 (0.30%) Eagle PACE
8 8 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 7 (0.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 7 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
10 6 (0.22%) CSG Singleview
10 6 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
11 5 (0.19%) Cognos TM1
11 5 (0.19%) Magento
11 5 (0.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 4 (0.15%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 34 (1.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (0.71%) SaaS
3 18 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (0.67%) GitHub
4 12 (0.45%) SuccessFactors
5 9 (0.33%) Office 365
6 4 (0.15%) G Suite
6 4 (0.15%) Slack
7 3 (0.11%) Google Play
8 2 (0.074%) Donky
8 2 (0.074%) Lucidchart
8 2 (0.074%) Trello
8 2 (0.074%) Veeva
9 1 (0.037%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 121 (4.49%) Internet
2 82 (3.04%) Intranet
3 37 (1.37%) TCP/IP
4 26 (0.96%) HTTP
5 25 (0.93%) Firewall
6 23 (0.85%) WAN
7 21 (0.78%) ATM
8 19 (0.71%) DNS
8 19 (0.71%) Wireless
9 18 (0.67%) LAN
10 10 (0.37%) IP Telephony
10 10 (0.37%) Modbus
10 10 (0.37%) RS-485
11 8 (0.30%) SAN
12 5 (0.19%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (0.19%) FTP
12 5 (0.19%) IPsec
12 5 (0.19%) Skype
12 5 (0.19%) VPN
13 4 (0.15%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 331 (12.28%) SQL Server
2 86 (3.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 85 (3.15%) MySQL
4 77 (2.86%) SQL Server 2014
5 70 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
6 38 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 36 (1.34%) SQL Server 2008
8 35 (1.30%) Relational Database
9 32 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
10 27 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
11 26 (0.96%) Oracle Database
12 21 (0.78%) MS Access
13 20 (0.74%) Big Data
14 14 (0.52%) SAP BW
14 14 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 13 (0.48%) GIS
16 12 (0.45%) CouchDB
16 12 (0.45%) Hadoop
17 11 (0.41%) Base SAS
18 10 (0.37%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 857 (31.80%) Selenium
2 346 (12.84%) JIRA
3 284 (10.54%) Cucumber
4 276 (10.24%) Team Foundation Server
5 218 (8.09%) WebDriver
6 191 (7.09%) HP UFT
7 187 (6.94%) SoapUI
8 162 (6.01%) Visual Studio
9 152 (5.64%) JMeter
10 146 (5.42%) Jenkins
11 139 (5.16%) LoadRunner
12 128 (4.75%) SpecFlow
13 98 (3.64%) Git (software)
14 68 (2.52%) NUnit
15 58 (2.15%) Subversion
16 53 (1.97%) JUnit
17 48 (1.78%) MSTest
18 46 (1.71%) Selenium IDE
19 45 (1.67%) Bugzilla
20 37 (1.37%) TestNG
General
1 758 (28.13%) Finance
2 187 (6.94%) Banking
3 132 (4.90%) Retail
4 113 (4.19%) Telecoms
5 53 (1.97%) Manufacturing
6 52 (1.93%) Games
7 41 (1.52%) Marketing
8 36 (1.34%) Investment Banking
9 29 (1.08%) Back Office
9 29 (1.08%) Billing
10 24 (0.89%) Law
11 22 (0.82%) Military
12 21 (0.78%) Advertising
12 21 (0.78%) Legal
13 20 (0.74%) Retail Banking
14 17 (0.63%) Financial Institution
15 16 (0.59%) Electronics
16 12 (0.45%) Automotive
16 12 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
17 11 (0.41%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1197 (44.42%) Analyst
2 847 (31.43%) Test Analyst
3 531 (19.70%) Tester
4 329 (12.21%) Test Engineer
5 280 (10.39%) Developer
6 205 (7.61%) Automation Test Analyst
7 203 (7.53%) Automation Tester
8 191 (7.09%) Business Analyst
9 185 (6.86%) Software Tester
10 165 (6.12%) QA Analyst
11 147 (5.45%) Test Leader
12 143 (5.31%) QA Engineer
13 133 (4.94%) QA Tester
14 132 (4.90%) Test Automation Engineer
15 129 (4.79%) QA Test Analyst
16 120 (4.45%) Software Analyst
17 116 (4.30%) Software Test Analyst
18 102 (3.78%) Consultant
18 102 (3.78%) Senior Analyst
19 100 (3.71%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 387 (14.36%) .NET
2 293 (10.87%) HTML
3 241 (8.94%) Web Services
4 195 (7.24%) ASP.NET
5 181 (6.72%) XML
6 174 (6.46%) CSS
7 113 (4.19%) HTML5
8 101 (3.75%) .NET Framework
9 96 (3.56%) ASP.NET MVC
10 93 (3.45%) CSS3
10 93 (3.45%) SOAP
11 80 (2.97%) REST
12 70 (2.60%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 67 (2.49%) XSLT
14 66 (2.45%) Gherkin
15 65 (2.41%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 65 (2.41%) Entity Framework
16 53 (1.97%) Ajax
17 50 (1.86%) jQuery
18 34 (1.26%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 317 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 148 (5.49%) Mobile App
3 93 (3.45%) Computer Science
4 90 (3.34%) User Experience
5 81 (3.01%) Management Information System
6 54 (2.00%) Client/Server
7 43 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
8 42 (1.56%) iPad
9 40 (1.48%) Driving Licence
10 34 (1.26%) Fintech
11 32 (1.19%) Mathematics
12 29 (1.08%) Mainframe
13 28 (1.04%) Data Conversion
14 22 (0.82%) Fixed Income
15 17 (0.63%) N-Tier
16 15 (0.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 14 (0.52%) Online Games
17 14 (0.52%) Wiki
18 13 (0.48%) Derivative
18 13 (0.48%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 287 (10.65%) Windows
2 201 (7.46%) Linux
3 113 (4.19%) Unix
4 83 (3.08%) Apple iOS
5 82 (3.04%) Android
6 49 (1.82%) Windows Server
7 25 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
8 22 (0.82%) CentOS
9 15 (0.56%) Mac OS X
10 14 (0.52%) Windows 7
11 10 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (0.15%) VMS
13 4 (0.15%) Windows 8
13 4 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
14 2 (0.074%) Solaris
14 2 (0.074%) Windows 10
15 1 (0.037%) AIX
15 1 (0.037%) FreeBSD
15 1 (0.037%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1416 (52.54%) Agile Software Development
2 584 (21.67%) SDLC
3 572 (21.22%) Scrum
4 512 (19.00%) Software Testing
5 495 (18.37%) Test Automation
6 486 (18.03%) Automated Testing
7 467 (17.33%) Regression Testing
8 391 (14.51%) User Acceptance Testing
9 365 (13.54%) Manual Testing
10 336 (12.47%) Automation Testing
11 306 (11.35%) Test Strategy
12 302 (11.21%) BDD
13 300 (11.13%) Functional Testing
14 291 (10.80%) TDD
15 256 (9.50%) Performance Testing
16 242 (8.98%) Continuous Integration
17 222 (8.24%) Waterfall
18 221 (8.20%) Non-Functional Testing
19 204 (7.57%) Defect Management
20 191 (7.09%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 727 (26.98%) SQL
2 570 (21.15%) Java
3 550 (20.41%) C#
4 318 (11.80%) JavaScript
5 256 (9.50%) Python
6 157 (5.83%) C++
7 136 (5.05%) Perl
8 113 (4.19%) C
9 86 (3.19%) PHP
10 77 (2.86%) T-SQL
11 72 (2.67%) XPath
12 64 (2.37%) Ruby
13 43 (1.60%) PL/SQL
14 41 (1.52%) VB
15 40 (1.48%) VB.NET
16 37 (1.37%) Bash Shell
17 36 (1.34%) VBScript
18 34 (1.26%) Scala
19 30 (1.11%) Shell Script
20 28 (1.04%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 593 (22.00%) ISEB
2 503 (18.66%) ISTQB
3 373 (13.84%) Degree
4 280 (10.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 142 (5.27%) Security Cleared
6 76 (2.82%) DV Cleared
6 76 (2.82%) SC Cleared
7 21 (0.78%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 14 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (0.22%) CBAP
10 5 (0.19%) BPSS Clearance
10 5 (0.19%) CISSP
10 5 (0.19%) IIBA
10 5 (0.19%) ISEB Practitioner
11 4 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (0.11%) CGEIT
12 3 (0.11%) CISA
12 3 (0.11%) CRISC
12 3 (0.11%) PhD
13 2 (0.074%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 908 (33.69%) QA
2 31 (1.15%) SDET
3 14 (0.52%) Data Quality
4 13 (0.48%) SLA
5 10 (0.37%) Solvency II
6 8 (0.30%) Basel II
7 6 (0.22%) ISO 9001
8 5 (0.19%) CRD IV
8 5 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 5 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (0.19%) ISO19770
8 5 (0.19%) MISRA
8 5 (0.19%) MISRA C
8 5 (0.19%) PCI DSS
9 4 (0.15%) SEPA
10 3 (0.11%) COBIT
10 3 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 3 (0.11%) Val IT
11 2 (0.074%) Actionable Recommendations
12 1 (0.037%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 49 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 41 (1.52%) Hyper-V
3 34 (1.26%) Docker
4 15 (0.56%) Active Directory
5 4 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (0.15%) RACF
5 4 (0.15%) Time Sharing Option
5 4 (0.15%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 4 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (0.15%) VMware ESX
6 3 (0.11%) Firmware
7 1 (0.037%) KVM
7 1 (0.037%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.037%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.037%) Xen
Systems Management
1 203 (7.53%) HP Quality Center
2 33 (1.22%) HP SiteScope
3 13 (0.48%) SCCM
4 10 (0.37%) SCOM
5 8 (0.30%) Perfmon
6 4 (0.15%) AirWatch
6 4 (0.15%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 4 (0.15%) ServiceCenter
6 4 (0.15%) Tivoli
7 3 (0.11%) Control-M
7 3 (0.11%) SELinux
8 2 (0.074%) Nexpose
9 1 (0.037%) BladeLogic
9 1 (0.037%) Grafana
9 1 (0.037%) Graphite
9 1 (0.037%) PowerCLI
9 1 (0.037%) SCSM
9 1 (0.037%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.037%) vRealize
9 1 (0.037%) WMI
Vendors
1 439 (16.29%) Microsoft
2 242 (8.98%) HP
3 194 (7.20%) Oracle
4 145 (5.38%) SAP
5 65 (2.41%) EPiServer
6 59 (2.19%) VMware
7 31 (1.15%) Citrix
8 24 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
9 23 (0.85%) IBM
10 22 (0.82%) Red Hat
11 20 (0.74%) Atlassian
12 16 (0.59%) Temenos
12 16 (0.59%) TSYS
12 16 (0.59%) Unisys
13 15 (0.56%) Google
14 14 (0.52%) Cognizant
14 14 (0.52%) Murex
14 14 (0.52%) SOASTA, Inc
15 12 (0.45%) Ariba
15 12 (0.45%) Cisco
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Salary: Excellent + Bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000-£60,000
Posted: 8 hours ago
Southport, Merseyside
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Imperative People
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
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Salary: £30k - 38k per year + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
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Posted: 30 minutes ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Engage PSG
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + PERKS
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, and more!
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
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Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Bluetownonline
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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Bristol, Avon
Colston Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
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Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Great Package and benefits - free lunch!
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Premier IT
Salary: £18.000 - £28.000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £30,000 to £44,000 per annum Upto 44K + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £45,000 to £75,000 per annum Upto 75K + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Central London / West End
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits incl. pension etc
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits.
Posted: 2 days ago