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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 224 221 216
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 1365 1499 1703
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.49% 1.49% 1.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.69% 1.73% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1182 1241 1444
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £25,850
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £57,500 £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
80745 86890 96821
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 87.92% 86.24% 85.41%
Number of salaries quoted 68102 71447 79376
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £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 30 May 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 30 May 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 +2 486 £50,000 +5.26% 48
South East -12 285 £38,000 -10.58% 22
Yorkshire -24 133 £35,000 +7.69% 14
East of England +23 129 £42,500 -5.55% 12
North West +28 119 £35,000 +7.69% 25
West Midlands -16 106 £32,500 -5.79% 18
South West -20 61 £37,500 +7.14% 12
East Midlands +16 30 £35,000 +16.66% 4
North East +9 17 £24,000 -26.15% 2
Midlands - 3 £38,000 -
Test Scripting
UK

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 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 England region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 1222 (45.87%) Agile Software Development
2 886 (33.26%) QA
3 831 (31.19%) Finance
4 826 (31.01%) SQL
5 753 (28.27%) Selenium
6 641 (24.06%) ISEB
7 592 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
8 579 (21.73%) ISTQB
9 525 (19.71%) Software Testing
10 512 (19.22%) Java
11 509 (19.11%) Test Automation
12 491 (18.43%) SDLC
13 483 (18.13%) Automated Testing
14 468 (17.57%) Regression Testing
15 455 (17.08%) C#
16 443 (16.63%) Microsoft
17 430 (16.14%) Scrum
18 410 (15.39%) Test Strategy
19 393 (14.75%) Functional Testing
19 393 (14.75%) Degree
20 379 (14.23%) .NET
21 365 (13.70%) Analytical Skills
22 355 (13.33%) Manual Testing
23 346 (12.99%) JIRA
24 341 (12.80%) Automation Testing
25 316 (11.86%) BDD
26 300 (11.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
27 292 (10.96%) MS Excel
28 284 (10.66%) Defect Management
29 272 (10.21%) SQL Server

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 77 (2.89%) SharePoint
2 59 (2.21%) CMS
3 45 (1.69%) IIS
4 25 (0.94%) WebSphere
5 24 (0.90%) Apache
6 21 (0.79%) Node.js
7 17 (0.64%) Confluence
8 14 (0.53%) Mule
9 12 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
9 12 (0.45%) SAS
10 9 (0.34%) MQSeries
11 8 (0.30%) Tomcat
12 7 (0.26%) JBoss
13 6 (0.23%) Oracle Workflow
13 6 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
13 6 (0.23%) Sitecore CMS
13 6 (0.23%) Umbraco
14 4 (0.15%) Kentico
15 3 (0.11%) Apache Solr
15 3 (0.11%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 292 (10.96%) MS Excel
2 199 (7.47%) MS Office
3 70 (2.63%) MS Visio
4 57 (2.14%) MS PowerPoint
5 38 (1.43%) MS Project
6 10 (0.38%) Photoshop
7 6 (0.23%) Maple
8 4 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.075%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 29 (1.09%) Temenos T24
2 28 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 28 (1.05%) Dynamics NAV
3 17 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
3 17 (0.64%) Finacle
3 17 (0.64%) Misys Midas
4 16 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
5 12 (0.45%) Oracle General Ledger
6 10 (0.38%) Oracle EBS R12
6 10 (0.38%) SAP EHS
7 9 (0.34%) Markit EDM
7 9 (0.34%) Oracle Payables
8 7 (0.26%) Oracle Receivables
8 7 (0.26%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 6 (0.23%) Oracle Financials
9 6 (0.23%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 5 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
10 5 (0.19%) SAP CRM
10 5 (0.19%) SAP FI
10 5 (0.19%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 51 (1.91%) SaaS
2 29 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
4 22 (0.83%) GitHub
5 20 (0.75%) PaaS
6 13 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
7 12 (0.45%) Amazon S3
7 12 (0.45%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (0.15%) Office 365
9 3 (0.11%) Force.com
9 3 (0.11%) Veeva
10 2 (0.075%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.075%) Pure360
10 2 (0.075%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 35 (1.31%) Firewall
2 34 (1.28%) TCP/IP
3 28 (1.05%) Internet
4 21 (0.79%) HTTP
5 12 (0.45%) DNS
6 8 (0.30%) HTTPS
6 8 (0.30%) SPDY
7 7 (0.26%) Skype
8 6 (0.23%) Network Security
8 6 (0.23%) VoIP
9 5 (0.19%) WAN
10 4 (0.15%) DVB
10 4 (0.15%) RS-485
10 4 (0.15%) SAN
10 4 (0.15%) SNMP
11 3 (0.11%) ATM
11 3 (0.11%) Broadband
11 3 (0.11%) Extranet
11 3 (0.11%) Intranet
11 3 (0.11%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 272 (10.21%) SQL Server
2 81 (3.04%) Relational Database
3 67 (2.52%) Data Warehouse
4 45 (1.69%) MySQL
5 41 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 31 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
7 22 (0.83%) Apache Cassandra
8 20 (0.75%) Oracle Database
9 19 (0.71%) GIS
10 18 (0.68%) QlikView
11 17 (0.64%) Oracle ODI
11 17 (0.64%) Oracle Reports
12 16 (0.60%) Big Data
12 16 (0.60%) BusinessObjects
12 16 (0.60%) EDRMS
12 16 (0.60%) Hadoop
13 15 (0.56%) PowerPivot
14 14 (0.53%) DB2
14 14 (0.53%) NoSQL
15 13 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 753 (28.27%) Selenium
2 346 (12.99%) JIRA
3 270 (10.14%) WebDriver
4 244 (9.16%) HP UFT
5 232 (8.71%) Cucumber
6 188 (7.06%) SoapUI
7 179 (6.72%) Team Foundation Server
8 144 (5.41%) JMeter
9 133 (4.99%) Jenkins
10 113 (4.24%) Git (software)
11 106 (3.98%) Visual Studio
12 103 (3.87%) SpecFlow
13 99 (3.72%) LoadRunner
14 95 (3.57%) NUnit
15 53 (1.99%) Subversion
16 46 (1.73%) Appium
17 45 (1.69%) Hudson
18 43 (1.61%) Selenium IDE
19 42 (1.58%) JUnit
19 42 (1.58%) TeamCity
General
1 831 (31.19%) Finance
2 248 (9.31%) Banking
3 162 (6.08%) Retail
4 67 (2.52%) Manufacturing
5 66 (2.48%) Games
6 63 (2.36%) Telecoms
7 59 (2.21%) Legal
8 45 (1.69%) Investment Banking
8 45 (1.69%) Law
9 43 (1.61%) Back Office
10 41 (1.54%) Marketing
11 40 (1.50%) Advertising
12 30 (1.13%) Retail Banking
13 26 (0.98%) Front Office
14 22 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
15 16 (0.60%) Billing
16 15 (0.56%) Polish Language
17 10 (0.38%) Electronics
18 8 (0.30%) Aerospace
19 7 (0.26%) Military
Job Titles
1 1271 (47.71%) Analyst
2 902 (33.86%) Test Analyst
3 554 (20.80%) Tester
4 264 (9.91%) Test Engineer
5 250 (9.38%) Developer
6 181 (6.79%) Business Analyst
6 181 (6.79%) Test Leader
7 179 (6.72%) Software Tester
8 163 (6.12%) Automation Test Analyst
9 161 (6.04%) QA Analyst
10 159 (5.97%) Automation Tester
11 148 (5.56%) QA Engineer
12 143 (5.37%) QA Tester
13 137 (5.14%) Senior Analyst
14 128 (4.80%) Software Analyst
15 118 (4.43%) QA Test Analyst
16 113 (4.24%) Senior Test Analyst
16 113 (4.24%) Software Test Analyst
17 101 (3.79%) Test Manager
18 97 (3.64%) Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 379 (14.23%) .NET
2 213 (8.00%) Web Services
3 212 (7.96%) XML
4 197 (7.39%) HTML
5 126 (4.73%) SOAP
6 85 (3.19%) CSS
7 84 (3.15%) ASP.NET
8 70 (2.63%) JSON
9 69 (2.59%) Gherkin
10 68 (2.55%) .NET Framework
11 61 (2.29%) jQuery
12 46 (1.73%) J2EE
13 44 (1.65%) HTML5
14 42 (1.58%) REST
15 41 (1.54%) AngularJS
16 37 (1.39%) RESTful
17 35 (1.31%) Middleware
18 30 (1.13%) Ajax
19 25 (0.94%) ASP.NET Web API
20 23 (0.86%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 365 (13.70%) Analytical Skills
2 138 (5.18%) Computer Science
3 115 (4.32%) Management Information System
4 93 (3.49%) Mobile App
5 91 (3.42%) Client/Server
6 54 (2.03%) Mathematics
7 47 (1.76%) N-Tier
8 40 (1.50%) iPad
9 38 (1.43%) Fintech
10 36 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
10 36 (1.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 33 (1.24%) Mainframe
11 33 (1.24%) User Experience
12 26 (0.98%) Algorithms
13 25 (0.94%) AS400
13 25 (0.94%) Replication
14 22 (0.83%) Derivative
15 20 (0.75%) NHS
16 18 (0.68%) PMI
17 16 (0.60%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 267 (10.02%) Windows
2 192 (7.21%) Unix
3 137 (5.14%) Linux
4 86 (3.23%) Android
4 86 (3.23%) Apple iOS
5 54 (2.03%) Windows Server
6 10 (0.38%) Solaris
6 10 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (0.23%) AIX
8 6 (0.23%) CentOS
8 6 (0.23%) VMS
8 6 (0.23%) Windows 7
8 6 (0.23%) Windows Mobile
8 6 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (0.19%) Mac OS X
10 4 (0.15%) Embedded Linux
11 3 (0.11%) OS/400
12 2 (0.075%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.075%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1222 (45.87%) Agile Software Development
2 592 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
3 525 (19.71%) Software Testing
4 509 (19.11%) Test Automation
5 491 (18.43%) SDLC
6 483 (18.13%) Automated Testing
7 468 (17.57%) Regression Testing
8 430 (16.14%) Scrum
9 410 (15.39%) Test Strategy
10 393 (14.75%) Functional Testing
11 355 (13.33%) Manual Testing
12 341 (12.80%) Automation Testing
13 316 (11.86%) BDD
14 284 (10.66%) Defect Management
15 270 (10.14%) Test Management
16 263 (9.87%) TDD
17 252 (9.46%) Waterfall
18 222 (8.33%) Integration Testing
19 215 (8.07%) Non-Functional Testing
20 209 (7.85%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 826 (31.01%) SQL
2 512 (19.22%) Java
3 455 (17.08%) C#
4 190 (7.13%) JavaScript
5 88 (3.30%) Ruby
6 86 (3.23%) Python
7 69 (2.59%) C
8 63 (2.36%) PHP
9 61 (2.29%) VB.NET
10 57 (2.14%) VB
11 55 (2.06%) Shell Script
12 53 (1.99%) T-SQL
13 50 (1.88%) PL/SQL
14 48 (1.80%) C++
15 46 (1.73%) Perl
16 41 (1.54%) VBScript
17 20 (0.75%) Bash Shell
17 20 (0.75%) Scala
18 18 (0.68%) Groovy
19 17 (0.64%) XPath
Qualifications
1 641 (24.06%) ISEB
2 579 (21.73%) ISTQB
3 393 (14.75%) Degree
4 300 (11.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 56 (2.10%) Security Cleared
6 38 (1.43%) SC Cleared
7 32 (1.20%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 27 (1.01%) PMI Certification
9 22 (0.83%) DV Cleared
10 17 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
11 14 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
12 12 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 11 (0.41%) HND
14 9 (0.34%) PMP
15 7 (0.26%) HP ASE
16 5 (0.19%) IIBA
17 4 (0.15%) ACCA
17 4 (0.15%) CIMA
17 4 (0.15%) CISSP
17 4 (0.15%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 886 (33.26%) QA
2 34 (1.28%) Data Quality
2 34 (1.28%) SLA
3 17 (0.64%) SEPA
4 16 (0.60%) Solvency II
5 15 (0.56%) PCI DSS
6 14 (0.53%) SDET
7 12 (0.45%) JSP 440
8 11 (0.41%) ISO 9001
9 6 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 5 (0.19%) MiFID
11 4 (0.15%) CRD IV
11 4 (0.15%) GMP
11 4 (0.15%) ISO 9000
12 2 (0.075%) Basel II
12 2 (0.075%) GAMP
12 2 (0.075%) MISRA
13 1 (0.038%) 21 CFR Part 11
13 1 (0.038%) COBIT
13 1 (0.038%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 41 (1.54%) Docker
2 18 (0.68%) Active Directory
2 18 (0.68%) Hyper-V
3 17 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.038%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 268 (10.06%) HP Quality Center
2 14 (0.53%) Control-M
3 10 (0.38%) BladeLogic
4 8 (0.30%) HP SiteScope
5 7 (0.26%) CA Wily
6 6 (0.23%) OpenView
7 2 (0.075%) CA Service Virtualization
7 2 (0.075%) vRealize
8 1 (0.038%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.038%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.038%) Grafana
8 1 (0.038%) Graphite
8 1 (0.038%) Kibana
8 1 (0.038%) Nagios
8 1 (0.038%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.038%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 443 (16.63%) Microsoft
2 254 (9.53%) Oracle
3 216 (8.11%) HP
4 120 (4.50%) SAP
5 31 (1.16%) IBM
6 29 (1.09%) VMware
7 26 (0.98%) Citrix
7 26 (0.98%) Siebel
8 23 (0.86%) Salesforce.com
9 22 (0.83%) webMethods
10 18 (0.68%) Atlassian
10 18 (0.68%) Google
10 18 (0.68%) Rally
11 17 (0.64%) Temenos
11 17 (0.64%) Unisys
12 16 (0.60%) hybris
12 16 (0.60%) OpenText
13 13 (0.49%) Telerik
13 13 (0.49%) WorldPay
13 13 (0.49%) WSO2
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £33800.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Sanderson
Salary: £27000.00 - £33800.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Annual Bonus, Pension, Health care,
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 28k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Environment Agency
Salary: From £42,915 to £53,995 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Thirsk, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Stratospherec
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicestershire
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + 25 days Holiday + Great career pro
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Send
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefit package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 38-40k
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 60,000 plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + incremental salary + 25 days holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago