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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 232 237 204
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -33
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 1308 1428 1639
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.42% 1.39% 1.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.62% 1.59% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1109 1198 1360
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
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
80658 89775 92908
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 87.84% 87.08% 85.49%
Number of salaries quoted 68197 74243 75612
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £74,000 £75,000
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 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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +8 429 £47,500 +3.26% 56
South East +24 299 £40,000 -8.04% 33
West Midlands +37 127 £32,500 - 19
Yorkshire -9 119 £35,000 - 16
North West +23 111 £32,500 -18.75% 16
East of England -4 100 £47,500 +18.75% 9
South West -3 67 £35,000 - 16
East Midlands -16 46 £32,000 -1.53% 9
North East -3 7 £35,000 -6.51% 5
Midlands - 4 £36,250 -
Test Scripting
UK

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 1271 (46.68%) Agile Software Development
2 893 (32.79%) QA
3 887 (32.57%) Finance
4 810 (29.75%) SQL
4 810 (29.75%) Selenium
5 617 (22.66%) ISEB
6 571 (20.97%) User Acceptance Testing
7 557 (20.46%) ISTQB
8 553 (20.31%) Software Testing
9 546 (20.05%) Regression Testing
10 512 (18.80%) Java
11 503 (18.47%) SDLC
12 487 (17.88%) Automated Testing
13 482 (17.70%) Test Automation
14 462 (16.97%) Scrum
15 440 (16.16%) Microsoft
16 439 (16.12%) C#
17 410 (15.06%) Test Strategy
18 404 (14.84%) Degree
19 374 (13.73%) .NET
20 369 (13.55%) Automation Testing
21 361 (13.26%) JIRA
22 358 (13.15%) Functional Testing
23 350 (12.85%) Analytical Skills
24 348 (12.78%) Manual Testing
25 303 (11.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
26 298 (10.94%) BDD
27 288 (10.58%) TDD
28 286 (10.50%) Defect Management
29 278 (10.21%) WebDriver

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 91 (3.34%) SharePoint
2 56 (2.06%) CMS
3 27 (0.99%) IIS
4 20 (0.73%) Confluence
5 17 (0.62%) SAS
6 13 (0.48%) MS Exchange
7 12 (0.44%) Skype for Business
8 11 (0.40%) WebSphere
9 9 (0.33%) Smallworld
10 6 (0.22%) Apache
10 6 (0.22%) Oracle Workflow
10 6 (0.22%) Umbraco
11 5 (0.18%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (0.15%) SharePoint 2013
13 3 (0.11%) JBoss
13 3 (0.11%) MQSeries
13 3 (0.11%) MTS
13 3 (0.11%) Tomcat
13 3 (0.11%) WebLogic
14 2 (0.073%) CICS
Applications
1 276 (10.14%) MS Excel
2 194 (7.12%) MS Office
3 66 (2.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 47 (1.73%) MS Visio
5 32 (1.18%) MS Project
6 6 (0.22%) Maple
7 3 (0.11%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.073%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 48 (1.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 26 (0.95%) Temenos T24
3 23 (0.84%) Finacle
4 19 (0.70%) Dynamics NAV
5 18 (0.66%) Misys Midas
6 16 (0.59%) Oracle EBS
7 12 (0.44%) Oracle EBS R12
7 12 (0.44%) Oracle General Ledger
8 10 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
8 10 (0.37%) SAP EHS
9 9 (0.33%) Oracle Payables
10 8 (0.29%) CSG Singleview
11 7 (0.26%) Oracle Receivables
11 7 (0.26%) SAP BPC
11 7 (0.26%) SAP SCM
12 6 (0.22%) Oracle Financials
12 6 (0.22%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 6 (0.22%) Primavera
12 6 (0.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
13 5 (0.18%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 38 (1.40%) SaaS
2 36 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (0.70%) GitHub
4 12 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.11%) Office 365
6 2 (0.073%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.073%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.073%) Force.com
6 2 (0.073%) PaaS
6 2 (0.073%) Pure360
6 2 (0.073%) Veeva
7 1 (0.037%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.037%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.037%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 42 (1.54%) TCP/IP
2 38 (1.40%) Internet
3 36 (1.32%) Firewall
4 23 (0.84%) DNS
5 21 (0.77%) HTTP
6 10 (0.37%) Intranet
7 7 (0.26%) Skype
7 7 (0.26%) VoIP
8 6 (0.22%) Network Security
8 6 (0.22%) WAN
9 5 (0.18%) DVB
9 5 (0.18%) LAN
10 4 (0.15%) DSL
10 4 (0.15%) HTTPS
10 4 (0.15%) iSCSI
10 4 (0.15%) NAS
10 4 (0.15%) RS-485
10 4 (0.15%) SAN
10 4 (0.15%) SNMP
11 3 (0.11%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 255 (9.36%) SQL Server
2 71 (2.61%) Data Warehouse
3 59 (2.17%) Relational Database
4 39 (1.43%) MySQL
5 36 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 35 (1.29%) SQL Server 2008
7 27 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
8 25 (0.92%) GIS
9 22 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
10 20 (0.73%) Hadoop
11 18 (0.66%) EDRMS
11 18 (0.66%) Oracle Database
12 15 (0.55%) PowerPivot
12 15 (0.55%) QlikView
13 14 (0.51%) Big Data
13 14 (0.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 12 (0.44%) Data Mining
14 12 (0.44%) SAP BW
15 11 (0.40%) Base SAS
15 11 (0.40%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 810 (29.75%) Selenium
2 361 (13.26%) JIRA
3 278 (10.21%) WebDriver
4 231 (8.48%) Cucumber
5 224 (8.23%) HP UFT
6 221 (8.12%) SoapUI
7 185 (6.79%) JMeter
8 174 (6.39%) Team Foundation Server
9 144 (5.29%) Jenkins
10 122 (4.48%) NUnit
11 120 (4.41%) LoadRunner
12 118 (4.33%) SpecFlow
13 111 (4.08%) Visual Studio
14 108 (3.97%) Git (software)
15 56 (2.06%) Subversion
16 46 (1.69%) JUnit
16 46 (1.69%) TestNG
17 44 (1.62%) Appium
18 39 (1.43%) MSTest
18 39 (1.43%) TeamCity
General
1 887 (32.57%) Finance
2 265 (9.73%) Banking
3 182 (6.68%) Retail
4 88 (3.23%) Telecoms
5 63 (2.31%) Games
6 60 (2.20%) Manufacturing
7 49 (1.80%) Back Office
7 49 (1.80%) Legal
8 42 (1.54%) Investment Banking
9 41 (1.51%) Advertising
10 39 (1.43%) Law
11 36 (1.32%) Marketing
12 35 (1.29%) Billing
13 32 (1.18%) Retail Banking
14 28 (1.03%) Front Office
15 24 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
16 12 (0.44%) Military
17 9 (0.33%) Electronics
17 9 (0.33%) Polish Language
18 8 (0.29%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1288 (47.30%) Analyst
2 918 (33.71%) Test Analyst
3 637 (23.39%) Tester
4 266 (9.77%) Test Engineer
5 228 (8.37%) Software Tester
6 206 (7.57%) Business Analyst
6 206 (7.57%) Developer
7 189 (6.94%) Automation Tester
8 181 (6.65%) Test Leader
9 163 (5.99%) Automation Test Analyst
10 160 (5.88%) QA Tester
11 151 (5.55%) QA Analyst
12 141 (5.18%) Software Analyst
13 136 (4.99%) QA Engineer
14 125 (4.59%) Software Test Analyst
15 122 (4.48%) Senior Analyst
16 116 (4.26%) QA Test Analyst
17 106 (3.89%) Test Manager
18 104 (3.82%) Selenium Tester
19 101 (3.71%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 374 (13.73%) .NET
2 219 (8.04%) HTML
3 210 (7.71%) Web Services
4 169 (6.21%) XML
5 116 (4.26%) SOAP
6 89 (3.27%) ASP.NET
7 88 (3.23%) CSS
8 64 (2.35%) jQuery
9 63 (2.31%) .NET Framework
10 53 (1.95%) REST
11 52 (1.91%) Gherkin
12 45 (1.65%) JSON
13 43 (1.58%) HTML5
14 41 (1.51%) Ajax
15 37 (1.36%) AngularJS
16 34 (1.25%) J2EE
16 34 (1.25%) Node.js
17 31 (1.14%) RESTful
18 24 (0.88%) XBRL
19 22 (0.81%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 350 (12.85%) Analytical Skills
2 124 (4.55%) Computer Science
2 124 (4.55%) Mobile App
3 102 (3.75%) Management Information System
4 90 (3.31%) Client/Server
5 57 (2.09%) Mathematics
6 46 (1.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 43 (1.58%) iPad
7 43 (1.58%) N-Tier
8 38 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
8 38 (1.40%) Fintech
9 33 (1.21%) Mainframe
10 28 (1.03%) Virtual Team
11 27 (0.99%) Driving Licence
12 26 (0.95%) Derivative
13 23 (0.84%) AS400
13 23 (0.84%) Replication
14 21 (0.77%) User Experience
15 20 (0.73%) NHS
16 17 (0.62%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 253 (9.29%) Windows
2 171 (6.28%) Unix
3 151 (5.55%) Linux
4 94 (3.45%) Android
4 94 (3.45%) Apple iOS
5 51 (1.87%) Windows Server
6 16 (0.59%) CentOS
7 12 (0.44%) Windows 7
8 10 (0.37%) Mac OS X
9 7 (0.26%) Solaris
10 6 (0.22%) AIX
10 6 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
10 6 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (0.15%) VMS
13 3 (0.11%) Mac OS
13 3 (0.11%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.037%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.037%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1271 (46.68%) Agile Software Development
2 571 (20.97%) User Acceptance Testing
3 553 (20.31%) Software Testing
4 546 (20.05%) Regression Testing
5 503 (18.47%) SDLC
6 487 (17.88%) Automated Testing
7 482 (17.70%) Test Automation
8 462 (16.97%) Scrum
9 410 (15.06%) Test Strategy
10 369 (13.55%) Automation Testing
11 358 (13.15%) Functional Testing
12 348 (12.78%) Manual Testing
13 298 (10.94%) BDD
14 288 (10.58%) TDD
15 286 (10.50%) Defect Management
16 247 (9.07%) Performance Testing
17 245 (9.00%) Waterfall
18 242 (8.89%) Test Management
19 220 (8.08%) Integration Testing
20 216 (7.93%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 810 (29.75%) SQL
2 512 (18.80%) Java
3 439 (16.12%) C#
4 214 (7.86%) JavaScript
5 105 (3.86%) Python
6 79 (2.90%) PHP
6 79 (2.90%) Ruby
7 62 (2.28%) VB
8 61 (2.24%) T-SQL
9 60 (2.20%) C
10 55 (2.02%) C++
10 55 (2.02%) VB.NET
11 53 (1.95%) Perl
11 53 (1.95%) Shell Script
12 45 (1.65%) PL/SQL
13 43 (1.58%) VBScript
14 28 (1.03%) Scala
15 20 (0.73%) XPath
16 15 (0.55%) Bash Shell
17 14 (0.51%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 617 (22.66%) ISEB
2 557 (20.46%) ISTQB
3 404 (14.84%) Degree
4 303 (11.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 92 (3.38%) Security Cleared
6 63 (2.31%) SC Cleared
7 41 (1.51%) DV Cleared
8 33 (1.21%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 17 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
10 10 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (0.37%) PMI Certification
11 8 (0.29%) HP ASE
11 8 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 7 (0.26%) CISSP
12 7 (0.26%) HND
12 7 (0.26%) ISEB Practitioner
13 6 (0.22%) CISA
13 6 (0.22%) CRISC
13 6 (0.22%) IIBA
14 4 (0.15%) CGEIT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 893 (32.79%) QA
2 35 (1.29%) Data Quality
3 26 (0.95%) SLA
4 19 (0.70%) Solvency II
5 17 (0.62%) PCI DSS
5 17 (0.62%) SDET
6 14 (0.51%) SEPA
7 12 (0.44%) JSP 440
8 9 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 8 (0.29%) ISO 9001
10 6 (0.22%) Basel II
11 5 (0.18%) MiFID
12 4 (0.15%) COBIT
12 4 (0.15%) ISO 9000
12 4 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 17799
12 4 (0.15%) ISO19770
12 4 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 4 (0.15%) Val IT
13 3 (0.11%) GAMP
14 2 (0.073%) GMP
System Software
1 29 (1.07%) Hyper-V
2 27 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (0.84%) Docker
4 17 (0.62%) Active Directory
5 11 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (0.11%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.037%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.037%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 274 (10.06%) HP Quality Center
2 24 (0.88%) HP SiteScope
3 16 (0.59%) Control-M
4 12 (0.44%) SCCM
5 11 (0.40%) BladeLogic
6 9 (0.33%) SCOM
7 3 (0.11%) AirWatch
7 3 (0.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 2 (0.073%) CA Service Virtualization
8 2 (0.073%) CA Wily
8 2 (0.073%) vRealize
9 1 (0.037%) Cisco UCCX
9 1 (0.037%) Grafana
9 1 (0.037%) Graphite
9 1 (0.037%) Kibana
9 1 (0.037%) Nagios
9 1 (0.037%) Nexpose
9 1 (0.037%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.037%) ServiceCenter
9 1 (0.037%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 440 (16.16%) Microsoft
2 250 (9.18%) HP
3 236 (8.67%) Oracle
4 106 (3.89%) SAP
5 43 (1.58%) VMware
6 27 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
6 27 (0.99%) Siebel
7 23 (0.84%) Temenos
7 23 (0.84%) Unisys
8 21 (0.77%) IBM
9 18 (0.66%) OpenText
10 17 (0.62%) Red Hat
11 16 (0.59%) Murex
11 16 (0.59%) Telerik
12 15 (0.55%) Citrix
13 13 (0.48%) Demandware
13 13 (0.48%) TSYS
14 12 (0.44%) Rally
15 10 (0.37%) Atlassian
15 10 (0.37%) Calypso
Hull, North Humberside
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Weybridge, Surrey
Capita ITPS
Salary: £35000 - £37500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East Midlands
EMBS Ltd
Salary: up to £35k + bonuses - Nottingham
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North West
Capita ITPS
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Capita ITPS
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £30573 - £35668 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £48,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £48,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £48,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: Yesterday
Hastings, East Sussex
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £48,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £48,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Talent International
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Talent International
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + negotiable, excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-40
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago