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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 210 215 210
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 1412 1574 1611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.58% 1.54% 1.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.79% 1.76% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1173 1289 1332
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 £56,000 £60,000 £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
79090 89400 90102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.28% 87.41% 85.37%
Number of salaries quoted 66332 74640 72734
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £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 28 September 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 28 September 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 +12 473 £51,250 +2.50% 53
South East +30 317 £40,000 - 28
North West -13 156 £35,000 -6.66% 23
East of England +40 108 £42,500 +15.64% 10
West Midlands +21 104 £35,000 +19.13% 11
South West -27 103 £35,000 - 22
Yorkshire -30 98 £35,250 +0.71% 15
East Midlands -13 41 £35,000 -6.66% 6
North East -11 9 £43,000 +65.38% 5
Midlands - 2 £36,250 -
Test Scripting
UK

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 1341 (50.22%) Agile Software Development
2 882 (33.03%) QA
3 831 (31.12%) Finance
4 826 (30.94%) Selenium
5 779 (29.18%) SQL
6 624 (23.37%) ISEB
7 548 (20.52%) ISTQB
8 545 (20.41%) Software Testing
9 534 (20.00%) Scrum
10 527 (19.74%) SDLC
11 517 (19.36%) Java
12 495 (18.54%) C#
12 495 (18.54%) Regression Testing
13 468 (17.53%) User Acceptance Testing
14 465 (17.42%) Automated Testing
15 464 (17.38%) Test Automation
16 430 (16.10%) Microsoft
17 388 (14.53%) .NET
18 379 (14.19%) Manual Testing
19 377 (14.12%) Degree
19 377 (14.12%) Test Strategy
20 359 (13.45%) JIRA
21 335 (12.55%) Analytical Skills
22 328 (12.28%) Automation Testing
23 324 (12.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
24 305 (11.42%) Functional Testing
25 298 (11.16%) HTML
26 290 (10.86%) Performance Testing
27 282 (10.56%) Defect Management
28 272 (10.19%) JavaScript

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 87 (3.26%) CMS
2 77 (2.88%) SharePoint
3 33 (1.24%) Confluence
4 20 (0.75%) SAS
5 16 (0.60%) MS Exchange
5 16 (0.60%) Skype for Business
6 15 (0.56%) WebSphere
7 12 (0.45%) IIS
7 12 (0.45%) WebLogic
8 9 (0.34%) Apache
8 9 (0.34%) Smallworld
9 6 (0.22%) Tomcat
9 6 (0.22%) Umbraco
10 5 (0.19%) CICS
10 5 (0.19%) Oracle Workflow
11 3 (0.11%) JBoss
11 3 (0.11%) Xceptor
12 2 (0.075%) Alfresco
12 2 (0.075%) Drupal
12 2 (0.075%) Jetty
Applications
1 231 (8.65%) MS Excel
2 157 (5.88%) MS Office
3 55 (2.06%) MS PowerPoint
4 36 (1.35%) MS Visio
5 20 (0.75%) MS Project
6 2 (0.075%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.075%) SPSS
7 1 (0.037%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 57 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 24 (0.90%) Finacle
2 24 (0.90%) Temenos T24
3 17 (0.64%) Dynamics NAV
4 16 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
5 15 (0.56%) Misys Midas
5 15 (0.56%) SAP CO
5 15 (0.56%) SAP FI
5 15 (0.56%) SAP FI/CO
6 12 (0.45%) Oracle EBS R12
7 10 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
8 9 (0.34%) CSG Singleview
8 9 (0.34%) SAP BPC
8 9 (0.34%) SAP MII
8 9 (0.34%) SAP SCM
8 9 (0.34%) Summit
9 8 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
9 8 (0.30%) Oracle General Ledger
10 7 (0.26%) Eagle PACE
10 7 (0.26%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 39 (1.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (1.24%) SaaS
3 14 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (0.45%) GitHub
5 7 (0.26%) Office 365
6 4 (0.15%) Google Apps
6 4 (0.15%) Slack
7 3 (0.11%) Google Play
8 2 (0.075%) Force.com
8 2 (0.075%) Trello
8 2 (0.075%) Veeva
9 1 (0.037%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 88 (3.30%) Internet
2 55 (2.06%) TCP/IP
3 46 (1.72%) Firewall
4 37 (1.39%) Intranet
5 34 (1.27%) DNS
6 25 (0.94%) HTTP
7 17 (0.64%) WAN
8 14 (0.52%) Wireless
9 12 (0.45%) LAN
10 10 (0.37%) Modbus
10 10 (0.37%) RS-485
11 8 (0.30%) ATM
11 8 (0.30%) IP Telephony
12 6 (0.22%) IPsec
13 5 (0.19%) Cisco ASA
13 5 (0.19%) DVB
13 5 (0.19%) SAN
13 5 (0.19%) VoIP
13 5 (0.19%) VPN
14 4 (0.15%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 259 (9.70%) SQL Server
2 66 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
3 46 (1.72%) MySQL
4 42 (1.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 33 (1.24%) Relational Database
6 32 (1.20%) SQL Server 2014
7 30 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 29 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
8 29 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
9 27 (1.01%) Oracle Reports
10 24 (0.90%) Data Mining
11 21 (0.79%) MS Access
12 20 (0.75%) GIS
12 20 (0.75%) Oracle Database
13 16 (0.60%) Hadoop
13 16 (0.60%) SAP BW
14 13 (0.49%) Base SAS
15 12 (0.45%) Big Data
15 12 (0.45%) PostgreSQL
16 11 (0.41%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 826 (30.94%) Selenium
2 359 (13.45%) JIRA
3 245 (9.18%) WebDriver
4 226 (8.46%) Cucumber
5 215 (8.05%) SoapUI
6 210 (7.87%) Team Foundation Server
7 205 (7.68%) HP UFT
8 190 (7.12%) JMeter
9 153 (5.73%) LoadRunner
10 147 (5.51%) Jenkins
11 142 (5.32%) Visual Studio
12 119 (4.46%) SpecFlow
13 116 (4.34%) NUnit
14 87 (3.26%) Git (software)
15 62 (2.32%) MSTest
16 61 (2.28%) TestNG
17 53 (1.99%) Subversion
18 49 (1.84%) Bugzilla
19 48 (1.80%) JUnit
19 48 (1.80%) Selenium IDE
General
1 831 (31.12%) Finance
2 229 (8.58%) Banking
3 179 (6.70%) Retail
4 102 (3.82%) Telecoms
5 64 (2.40%) Games
5 64 (2.40%) Manufacturing
6 41 (1.54%) Billing
7 40 (1.50%) Marketing
8 38 (1.42%) Back Office
9 32 (1.20%) Investment Banking
10 29 (1.09%) Advertising
10 29 (1.09%) Retail Banking
11 28 (1.05%) Legal
12 26 (0.97%) Law
13 19 (0.71%) Front Office
14 14 (0.52%) Financial Institution
14 14 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
15 12 (0.45%) Automotive
15 12 (0.45%) Military
16 9 (0.34%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1265 (47.38%) Analyst
2 916 (34.31%) Test Analyst
3 601 (22.51%) Tester
4 255 (9.55%) Test Engineer
5 215 (8.05%) Developer
6 213 (7.98%) Software Tester
7 198 (7.42%) Business Analyst
8 195 (7.30%) Automation Tester
9 191 (7.15%) Automation Test Analyst
10 166 (6.22%) Test Leader
11 147 (5.51%) QA Analyst
12 140 (5.24%) QA Tester
13 137 (5.13%) Software Analyst
14 129 (4.83%) Software Test Analyst
15 121 (4.53%) QA Engineer
15 121 (4.53%) Senior Analyst
16 111 (4.16%) QA Test Analyst
17 110 (4.12%) Test Manager
18 103 (3.86%) Selenium Tester
18 103 (3.86%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 388 (14.53%) .NET
2 298 (11.16%) HTML
3 210 (7.87%) Web Services
4 153 (5.73%) XML
5 152 (5.69%) ASP.NET
6 136 (5.09%) CSS
7 103 (3.86%) SOAP
8 81 (3.03%) HTML5
9 70 (2.62%) .NET Framework
10 63 (2.36%) REST
11 59 (2.21%) Ajax
12 54 (2.02%) CSS3
13 52 (1.95%) jQuery
14 46 (1.72%) ASP.NET MVC
14 46 (1.72%) Gherkin
15 36 (1.35%) Node.js
16 32 (1.20%) AngularJS
17 31 (1.16%) RESTful
18 29 (1.09%) JSON
19 28 (1.05%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 335 (12.55%) Analytical Skills
2 142 (5.32%) Mobile App
3 95 (3.56%) Computer Science
4 80 (3.00%) Client/Server
5 76 (2.85%) Management Information System
6 47 (1.76%) User Experience
7 41 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
8 39 (1.46%) Fintech
8 39 (1.46%) iPad
8 39 (1.46%) Mathematics
9 37 (1.39%) Driving Licence
10 35 (1.31%) N-Tier
11 33 (1.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 25 (0.94%) Mainframe
13 23 (0.86%) Data Conversion
14 19 (0.71%) Life Science
15 18 (0.67%) Mobile Banking
16 17 (0.64%) AS400
16 17 (0.64%) Derivative
16 17 (0.64%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 247 (9.25%) Windows
2 162 (6.07%) Linux
3 143 (5.36%) Unix
4 92 (3.45%) Apple iOS
5 89 (3.33%) Android
6 40 (1.50%) Windows Server
7 24 (0.90%) CentOS
8 20 (0.75%) Windows 7
9 16 (0.60%) Mac OS X
10 8 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (0.22%) AIX
11 6 (0.22%) Solaris
12 4 (0.15%) VMS
12 4 (0.15%) Windows 8
12 4 (0.15%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (0.075%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.075%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.037%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.037%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1341 (50.22%) Agile Software Development
2 545 (20.41%) Software Testing
3 534 (20.00%) Scrum
4 527 (19.74%) SDLC
5 495 (18.54%) Regression Testing
6 468 (17.53%) User Acceptance Testing
7 465 (17.42%) Automated Testing
8 464 (17.38%) Test Automation
9 379 (14.19%) Manual Testing
10 377 (14.12%) Test Strategy
11 328 (12.28%) Automation Testing
12 305 (11.42%) Functional Testing
13 290 (10.86%) Performance Testing
14 282 (10.56%) Defect Management
15 271 (10.15%) BDD
16 266 (9.96%) TDD
17 240 (8.99%) Waterfall
18 238 (8.91%) Non-Functional Testing
19 218 (8.16%) Continuous Integration
20 207 (7.75%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 779 (29.18%) SQL
2 517 (19.36%) Java
3 495 (18.54%) C#
4 272 (10.19%) JavaScript
5 161 (6.03%) Python
6 88 (3.30%) Perl
7 83 (3.11%) C
8 81 (3.03%) C++
9 78 (2.92%) PHP
10 67 (2.51%) VB
11 62 (2.32%) T-SQL
12 61 (2.28%) Ruby
13 54 (2.02%) PL/SQL
14 48 (1.80%) VB.NET
15 47 (1.76%) VBScript
16 43 (1.61%) XPath
17 38 (1.42%) Shell Script
18 34 (1.27%) Scala
19 19 (0.71%) ABAP
20 15 (0.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 624 (23.37%) ISEB
2 548 (20.52%) ISTQB
3 377 (14.12%) Degree
4 324 (12.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 105 (3.93%) Security Cleared
6 64 (2.40%) SC Cleared
7 56 (2.10%) DV Cleared
8 23 (0.86%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 22 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
10 10 (0.37%) ISEB Practitioner
11 8 (0.30%) HP ASE
12 6 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (0.15%) IIBA
13 4 (0.15%) PMI Certification
13 4 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 3 (0.11%) CGEIT
14 3 (0.11%) CISA
14 3 (0.11%) CISSP
14 3 (0.11%) CRISC
14 3 (0.11%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 882 (33.03%) QA
2 26 (0.97%) SDET
3 22 (0.82%) Data Quality
4 13 (0.49%) PCI DSS
4 13 (0.49%) SEPA
5 12 (0.45%) Solvency II
6 10 (0.37%) SLA
7 8 (0.30%) ISO 9001
7 8 (0.30%) JSP 440
8 7 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 5 (0.19%) CRD IV
9 5 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 5 (0.19%) ISO19770
9 5 (0.19%) MISRA
9 5 (0.19%) MISRA C
10 4 (0.15%) Basel II
11 3 (0.11%) COBIT
11 3 (0.11%) GAMP
11 3 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 3 (0.11%) Val IT
System Software
1 39 (1.46%) Hyper-V
2 37 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (0.71%) Docker
4 15 (0.56%) Active Directory
5 8 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (0.15%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.037%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 256 (9.59%) HP Quality Center
2 27 (1.01%) HP SiteScope
3 16 (0.60%) SCCM
4 13 (0.49%) SCOM
5 8 (0.30%) Control-M
6 4 (0.15%) AirWatch
6 4 (0.15%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 4 (0.15%) ServiceCenter
7 3 (0.11%) BladeLogic
7 3 (0.11%) vRealize
8 2 (0.075%) Grafana
8 2 (0.075%) Graphite
8 2 (0.075%) Nexpose
9 1 (0.037%) Kibana
9 1 (0.037%) Nagios
9 1 (0.037%) Perfmon
9 1 (0.037%) PowerCLI
9 1 (0.037%) SCSM
9 1 (0.037%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 430 (16.10%) Microsoft
2 262 (9.81%) HP
3 199 (7.45%) Oracle
4 133 (4.98%) SAP
5 52 (1.95%) VMware
6 28 (1.05%) Citrix
7 27 (1.01%) EPiServer
8 25 (0.94%) Red Hat
8 25 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
9 24 (0.90%) Temenos
9 24 (0.90%) Unisys
10 22 (0.82%) TSYS
11 16 (0.60%) Cognizant
12 15 (0.56%) Siebel
13 14 (0.52%) Atlassian
13 14 (0.52%) Demandware
13 14 (0.52%) Google
13 14 (0.52%) Murex
14 13 (0.49%) Telerik
15 11 (0.41%) OpenText
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Caspian One Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
First Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonus + flexibility
Posted: 52 minutes ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £competitive + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + 13% Bonus + Pension + Training
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £26000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Capita ITPS
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Posted: Yesterday
London
Capita ITPS
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Capita ITPS
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £500 - £750 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Imperative People
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Exc Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
SceneOne Ltd.
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Yeovil, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago