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 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
UK / England
Rank 197 241 225
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -16
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 1383 1293 1407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.75% 1.40% 1.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.99% 1.60% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1121 1049 1122
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +4.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £26,550
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,450
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -

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
69635 81001 84649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.13% 87.73% 86.07%
Number of salaries quoted 57833 68096 70341
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 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £77,500
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 23 January 2017.

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 January 2017. 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 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 +34 411 £52,500 +5.00% 50
South East +85 314 £37,750 +0.66% 38
North West 0 162 £37,500 +1.35% 25
Yorkshire +1 123 £37,500 +7.14% 23
East of England +8 121 £42,500 +6.25% 8
West Midlands +34 110 £39,000 +13.45% 15
South West +30 88 £40,000 +14.28% 12
East Midlands +18 53 £36,000 -4.00% 7
North East -6 9 £32,500 - 4
Test Scripting
UK

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 1502 (54.98%) Agile Software Development
2 887 (32.47%) QA
3 873 (31.95%) Selenium
4 743 (27.20%) Finance
5 714 (26.13%) SQL
6 618 (22.62%) Java
7 613 (22.44%) SDLC
8 604 (22.11%) C#
9 581 (21.27%) ISEB
10 544 (19.91%) Automated Testing
11 542 (19.84%) Scrum
12 527 (19.29%) Test Automation
13 498 (18.23%) ISTQB
14 469 (17.17%) Microsoft
15 453 (16.58%) Software Testing
16 431 (15.78%) Regression Testing
17 398 (14.57%) User Acceptance Testing
18 389 (14.24%) SQL Server
19 378 (13.84%) .NET
20 367 (13.43%) Degree
21 361 (13.21%) Automation Testing
22 350 (12.81%) BDD
23 346 (12.66%) Manual Testing
24 343 (12.55%) JIRA
25 338 (12.37%) Python
26 330 (12.08%) JavaScript
27 316 (11.57%) TDD
28 310 (11.35%) Windows
29 308 (11.27%) Cucumber
30 304 (11.13%) Functional Testing

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
1 115 (4.21%) CMS
2 41 (1.50%) SharePoint
3 40 (1.46%) Confluence
4 19 (0.70%) IIS
5 18 (0.66%) Apache
6 17 (0.62%) Tomcat
6 17 (0.62%) WebLogic
7 16 (0.59%) WebSphere
8 13 (0.48%) SAS
9 11 (0.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 8 (0.29%) MS Exchange
10 8 (0.29%) OpenStack
11 7 (0.26%) JBoss
12 5 (0.18%) Oracle Workflow
12 5 (0.18%) Smallworld
13 4 (0.15%) Jetty
13 4 (0.15%) Skype for Business
14 3 (0.11%) CICS
14 3 (0.11%) Elasticsearch
14 3 (0.11%) GlassFish
Applications
1 233 (8.53%) MS Excel
2 85 (3.11%) MS Office
3 42 (1.54%) MS Visio
4 28 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
5 19 (0.70%) MS Project
6 2 (0.073%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.073%) SPSS
7 1 (0.037%) HipChat
7 1 (0.037%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.037%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 39 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 28 (1.02%) SAP FI
3 27 (0.99%) SAP CO
3 27 (0.99%) SAP FI/CO
4 17 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
4 17 (0.62%) Postilion
5 13 (0.48%) Finacle
5 13 (0.48%) Summit
5 13 (0.48%) Temenos T24
6 12 (0.44%) SAP ERP
6 12 (0.44%) SAP hybris
7 11 (0.40%) SAP MII
8 7 (0.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 7 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
8 7 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 6 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
10 5 (0.18%) Cognos TM1
10 5 (0.18%) Magento
10 5 (0.18%) Salesforce.com CRM
11 4 (0.15%) Demantra
Cloud Services
1 33 (1.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (1.10%) GitHub
3 21 (0.77%) SuccessFactors
4 20 (0.73%) SaaS
5 18 (0.66%) Amazon AWS
6 9 (0.33%) Office 365
7 4 (0.15%) G Suite
7 4 (0.15%) Slack
8 3 (0.11%) Google Play
9 2 (0.073%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.073%) Lucidchart
10 1 (0.037%) Donky
10 1 (0.037%) Trello
10 1 (0.037%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 145 (5.31%) Internet
2 99 (3.62%) Intranet
3 29 (1.06%) Wireless
4 26 (0.95%) ATM
4 26 (0.95%) HTTP
4 26 (0.95%) TCP/IP
5 23 (0.84%) WAN
6 19 (0.70%) Firewall
7 18 (0.66%) LAN
8 12 (0.44%) DNS
9 10 (0.37%) IP Telephony
9 10 (0.37%) LDAP
9 10 (0.37%) Modbus
9 10 (0.37%) RS-485
10 7 (0.26%) SAN
11 5 (0.18%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (0.18%) IPsec
11 5 (0.18%) VPN
12 4 (0.15%) FTP
13 3 (0.11%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 389 (14.24%) SQL Server
2 111 (4.06%) MySQL
3 108 (3.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 99 (3.62%) SQL Server 2014
5 69 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
6 55 (2.01%) Relational Database
7 46 (1.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 34 (1.24%) Big Data
9 33 (1.21%) SQL Server 2008
10 28 (1.02%) Oracle Database
11 24 (0.88%) MS Access
12 23 (0.84%) Oracle Reports
13 21 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
14 19 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 15 (0.55%) BusinessObjects
16 14 (0.51%) SAP BW
17 13 (0.48%) CouchDB
18 11 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
19 10 (0.37%) GIS
19 10 (0.37%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 873 (31.95%) Selenium
2 343 (12.55%) JIRA
3 308 (11.27%) Cucumber
4 303 (11.09%) Team Foundation Server
5 231 (8.46%) WebDriver
6 184 (6.73%) HP UFT
7 183 (6.70%) Visual Studio
8 152 (5.56%) SoapUI
9 139 (5.09%) Jenkins
10 121 (4.43%) LoadRunner
11 117 (4.28%) SpecFlow
12 115 (4.21%) JMeter
13 89 (3.26%) Git (software)
14 51 (1.87%) Bugzilla
14 51 (1.87%) Subversion
15 47 (1.72%) JUnit
16 41 (1.50%) Selenium IDE
17 39 (1.43%) MSTest
17 39 (1.43%) NUnit
18 32 (1.17%) Gatling
General
1 743 (27.20%) Finance
2 183 (6.70%) Banking
3 113 (4.14%) Telecoms
4 110 (4.03%) Retail
5 48 (1.76%) Manufacturing
6 44 (1.61%) Marketing
7 41 (1.50%) Games
8 35 (1.28%) Law
9 34 (1.24%) Legal
10 33 (1.21%) Back Office
11 32 (1.17%) Financial Institution
12 27 (0.99%) Investment Banking
13 25 (0.92%) Electronics
14 19 (0.70%) Military
15 17 (0.62%) Advertising
16 16 (0.59%) Retail Banking
17 14 (0.51%) Multimedia
18 13 (0.48%) Front Office
19 12 (0.44%) Automotive
20 11 (0.40%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1106 (40.48%) Analyst
2 776 (28.40%) Test Analyst
3 474 (17.35%) Tester
4 386 (14.13%) Test Engineer
5 311 (11.38%) Developer
6 204 (7.47%) Automation Tester
7 200 (7.32%) Test Leader
8 189 (6.92%) Automation Test Analyst
9 175 (6.41%) QA Engineer
10 173 (6.33%) Test Automation Engineer
11 171 (6.26%) Business Analyst
12 166 (6.08%) QA Analyst
13 150 (5.49%) Software Tester
14 122 (4.47%) QA Test Analyst
15 116 (4.25%) .NET Developer
15 116 (4.25%) QA Tester
16 114 (4.17%) Consultant
17 113 (4.14%) Software Analyst
18 107 (3.92%) Test Manager
19 105 (3.84%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 378 (13.84%) .NET
2 296 (10.83%) HTML
3 239 (8.75%) Web Services
4 211 (7.72%) ASP.NET
5 209 (7.65%) XML
6 195 (7.14%) CSS
7 131 (4.80%) HTML5
8 119 (4.36%) .NET Framework
9 117 (4.28%) ASP.NET MVC
10 107 (3.92%) CSS3
11 96 (3.51%) Gherkin
12 95 (3.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 90 (3.29%) SOAP
14 89 (3.26%) XSLT
15 86 (3.15%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 86 (3.15%) Entity Framework
16 75 (2.75%) REST
17 45 (1.65%) Ajax
18 42 (1.54%) jQuery
19 40 (1.46%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 297 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
2 134 (4.90%) Mobile App
3 118 (4.32%) User Experience
4 97 (3.55%) Computer Science
5 76 (2.78%) Management Information System
6 51 (1.87%) iPad
7 41 (1.50%) Client/Server
7 41 (1.50%) Fintech
8 33 (1.21%) Mathematics
9 31 (1.13%) Data Conversion
9 31 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
10 29 (1.06%) Fixed Income
11 28 (1.02%) Driving Licence
12 20 (0.73%) Mainframe
13 17 (0.62%) Equities
14 16 (0.59%) Derivative
15 15 (0.55%) Online Gambling
16 14 (0.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 14 (0.51%) iPhone
16 14 (0.51%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 310 (11.35%) Windows
2 231 (8.46%) Linux
3 112 (4.10%) Unix
4 70 (2.56%) Android
5 55 (2.01%) Apple iOS
6 51 (1.87%) Windows Server
7 25 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (0.51%) CentOS
9 13 (0.48%) Mac OS X
9 13 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (0.33%) Windows 7
11 5 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (0.15%) VMS
12 4 (0.15%) Windows 10
12 4 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
13 3 (0.11%) FreeBSD
14 2 (0.073%) AIX
14 2 (0.073%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.037%) VxWorks
15 1 (0.037%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1502 (54.98%) Agile Software Development
2 613 (22.44%) SDLC
3 544 (19.91%) Automated Testing
4 542 (19.84%) Scrum
5 527 (19.29%) Test Automation
6 453 (16.58%) Software Testing
7 431 (15.78%) Regression Testing
8 398 (14.57%) User Acceptance Testing
9 361 (13.21%) Automation Testing
10 350 (12.81%) BDD
11 346 (12.66%) Manual Testing
12 316 (11.57%) TDD
13 304 (11.13%) Functional Testing
14 281 (10.29%) Test Strategy
15 235 (8.60%) Continuous Integration
15 235 (8.60%) Non-Functional Testing
16 216 (7.91%) Waterfall
17 182 (6.66%) Performance Testing
18 181 (6.63%) Configuration Management
19 175 (6.41%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 714 (26.13%) SQL
2 618 (22.62%) Java
3 604 (22.11%) C#
4 338 (12.37%) Python
5 330 (12.08%) JavaScript
6 195 (7.14%) C++
7 150 (5.49%) Perl
8 122 (4.47%) C
9 89 (3.26%) XPath
10 81 (2.96%) T-SQL
11 76 (2.78%) PHP
12 75 (2.75%) Ruby
13 46 (1.68%) VB.NET
14 40 (1.46%) PL/SQL
15 37 (1.35%) Bash Shell
16 34 (1.24%) VBScript
17 32 (1.17%) PowerShell
18 31 (1.13%) VB
19 30 (1.10%) Shell Script
20 26 (0.95%) Scala
Qualifications
1 581 (21.27%) ISEB
2 498 (18.23%) ISTQB
3 367 (13.43%) Degree
4 238 (8.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 149 (5.45%) Security Cleared
6 76 (2.78%) DV Cleared
7 68 (2.49%) SC Cleared
8 18 (0.66%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 14 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (0.22%) CBAP
10 6 (0.22%) IIBA
10 6 (0.22%) ISEB Practitioner
10 6 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (0.18%) BPSS Clearance
12 3 (0.11%) HND
12 3 (0.11%) PhD
13 2 (0.073%) CISSP
13 2 (0.073%) HNC
13 2 (0.073%) Postgraduate
13 2 (0.073%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 887 (32.47%) QA
2 24 (0.88%) SDET
3 13 (0.48%) SLA
4 8 (0.29%) Data Quality
5 7 (0.26%) Solvency II
6 6 (0.22%) ISO 9001
6 6 (0.22%) MISRA
6 6 (0.22%) MISRA C
7 5 (0.18%) CRD IV
8 4 (0.15%) Basel II
9 3 (0.11%) IEC 61508
9 3 (0.11%) PCI DSS
10 2 (0.073%) Actionable Recommendations
10 2 (0.073%) GCP
10 2 (0.073%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 2 (0.073%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.073%) SEPA
11 1 (0.037%) Dodd-Frank
11 1 (0.037%) ISO13485
11 1 (0.037%) ISO19770
System Software
1 40 (1.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 39 (1.43%) Hyper-V
3 34 (1.24%) Docker
4 19 (0.70%) Active Directory
5 9 (0.33%) Firmware
6 6 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
7 5 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (0.15%) RACF
8 4 (0.15%) Time Sharing Option
8 4 (0.15%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 4 (0.15%) XenApp
9 1 (0.037%) KVM
9 1 (0.037%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.037%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.037%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.037%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.037%) Xen
Systems Management
1 165 (6.04%) HP Quality Center
2 12 (0.44%) HP SiteScope
3 8 (0.29%) Perfmon
4 4 (0.15%) HP SIM
4 4 (0.15%) SCCM
4 4 (0.15%) SCOM
4 4 (0.15%) Tivoli
5 3 (0.11%) Grafana
5 3 (0.11%) logstash
5 3 (0.11%) SELinux
5 3 (0.11%) ServiceCenter
6 2 (0.073%) Cisco UCCX
6 2 (0.073%) Ganglia
6 2 (0.073%) Netcool
7 1 (0.037%) Control-M
7 1 (0.037%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.037%) MIMEsweeper
7 1 (0.037%) SCSM
7 1 (0.037%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.037%) WMI
Vendors
1 469 (17.17%) Microsoft
2 221 (8.09%) HP
3 194 (7.10%) Oracle
4 184 (6.73%) SAP
5 86 (3.15%) EPiServer
6 52 (1.90%) VMware
7 34 (1.24%) Citrix
8 27 (0.99%) Atlassian
9 22 (0.81%) IBM
10 21 (0.77%) Ariba
11 19 (0.70%) Google
11 19 (0.70%) hybris
12 18 (0.66%) Salesforce.com
13 17 (0.62%) NCR
14 16 (0.59%) Cisco
15 15 (0.55%) SOASTA, Inc
16 14 (0.51%) Red Hat
17 13 (0.48%) Temenos
17 13 (0.48%) TSYS
17 13 (0.48%) Unisys
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, pension, medical
Posted: 12 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, pension, medical
Posted: 12 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonuses + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
VIQU
Salary: £35k - 50k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + Bonus, Holidays, Pension, Discounts, Life Assura
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 40k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + £45,000 DOE + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30 - 45k plus bonus plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Channel 3 Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lewis Paige
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago