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

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
UK / England
Rank 188 246 235
Rank change year-on-year
+58 -11
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 1415 1292 1413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.81% 1.35% 1.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.04% 1.52% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1123 1059 1122
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £56,150
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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
69329 84814 86424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.86% 88.38% 86.70%
Number of salaries quoted 57376 71122 71288
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 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £76,000
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 26 February 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 26 February 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 +54 388 £55,000 +10.00% 55
South East +123 369 £37,500 - 44
North West +1 161 £38,750 +7.63% 19
Yorkshire +28 127 £45,000 +28.57% 30
East of England +13 109 £45,000 +10.42% 10
West Midlands +59 108 £40,000 +15.94% 8
South West +17 92 £40,000 +14.28% 15
East Midlands +31 52 £40,000 +6.66% 12
North East -2 13 £30,000 +25.00% 1
Test Scripting
UK

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 1496 (54.98%) Agile Software Development
2 892 (32.78%) Selenium
3 874 (32.12%) QA
4 727 (26.72%) SQL
5 679 (24.95%) Finance
6 676 (24.84%) Java
7 629 (23.12%) C#
8 593 (21.79%) SDLC
9 563 (20.69%) Automated Testing
10 561 (20.62%) Test Automation
11 527 (19.37%) ISEB
12 510 (18.74%) Scrum
13 501 (18.41%) Microsoft
14 487 (17.90%) ISTQB
15 430 (15.80%) Regression Testing
16 425 (15.62%) Software Testing
17 422 (15.51%) User Acceptance Testing
18 407 (14.96%) SQL Server
19 401 (14.74%) Automation Testing
20 378 (13.89%) BDD
21 372 (13.67%) Degree
22 365 (13.41%) Python
23 364 (13.38%) .NET
24 344 (12.64%) TDD
25 340 (12.50%) Windows
26 337 (12.39%) Cucumber
27 307 (11.28%) Manual Testing
28 305 (11.21%) JIRA
28 305 (11.21%) Functional Testing
29 304 (11.17%) 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 92 (3.38%) CMS
2 74 (2.72%) EPiServer
3 50 (1.84%) SharePoint
4 39 (1.43%) Confluence
5 35 (1.29%) IIS
6 28 (1.03%) Tomcat
7 21 (0.77%) Apache
8 17 (0.62%) JBoss
9 15 (0.55%) WebLogic
10 10 (0.37%) OpenStack
11 9 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 9 (0.33%) WebSphere
12 8 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
12 8 (0.29%) Smallworld
13 7 (0.26%) SAS
14 6 (0.22%) MS Exchange
15 5 (0.18%) Oracle Workflow
16 4 (0.15%) GlassFish
17 3 (0.11%) Jetty
17 3 (0.11%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 237 (8.71%) MS Excel
2 77 (2.83%) MS Office
3 39 (1.43%) MS Visio
4 25 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
5 19 (0.70%) MS Project
6 5 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.074%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.037%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 40 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (0.85%) SAP FI
3 22 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
3 22 (0.81%) SAP CO
3 22 (0.81%) SAP ERP
3 22 (0.81%) SAP FI/CO
3 22 (0.81%) SAP Hybris
4 14 (0.51%) Postilion
5 11 (0.40%) Finacle
5 11 (0.40%) Summit
5 11 (0.40%) Temenos T24
6 6 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
6 6 (0.22%) SAP MII
6 6 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 5 (0.18%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 4 (0.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 4 (0.15%) Demantra
8 4 (0.15%) Eagle PACE
8 4 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
8 4 (0.15%) Oracle ASCP
Cloud Services
1 48 (1.76%) GitHub
2 34 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (0.96%) SuccessFactors
4 24 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
4 24 (0.88%) SaaS
5 7 (0.26%) Office 365
6 2 (0.074%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.074%) Lucidchart
7 1 (0.037%) G Suite
7 1 (0.037%) Slack
7 1 (0.037%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 126 (4.63%) Internet
2 101 (3.71%) Intranet
3 36 (1.32%) Wireless
4 26 (0.96%) HTTP
5 23 (0.85%) ATM
6 22 (0.81%) WAN
7 20 (0.74%) LAN
8 14 (0.51%) LDAP
9 12 (0.44%) Firewall
10 11 (0.40%) TCP/IP
11 10 (0.37%) IP Telephony
12 7 (0.26%) SAN
13 6 (0.22%) Modbus
13 6 (0.22%) RS-485
13 6 (0.22%) VPN
14 5 (0.18%) Cisco ASA
14 5 (0.18%) IPsec
15 3 (0.11%) DNS
15 3 (0.11%) FTP
16 2 (0.074%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 407 (14.96%) SQL Server
2 126 (4.63%) MySQL
3 96 (3.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 88 (3.23%) SQL Server 2014
5 80 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
6 75 (2.76%) Relational Database
7 51 (1.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 45 (1.65%) Big Data
9 32 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
10 28 (1.03%) Oracle Database
11 27 (0.99%) MS Access
12 25 (0.92%) BusinessObjects
13 21 (0.77%) Oracle Reports
13 21 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
13 21 (0.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 15 (0.55%) CouchDB
15 14 (0.51%) GIS
15 14 (0.51%) Oracle ODI
16 12 (0.44%) SQL Server 2005
16 12 (0.44%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 892 (32.78%) Selenium
2 337 (12.39%) Cucumber
3 305 (11.21%) JIRA
4 290 (10.66%) Team Foundation Server
5 267 (9.81%) WebDriver
6 186 (6.84%) HP UFT
7 160 (5.88%) Visual Studio
8 154 (5.66%) SoapUI
9 143 (5.26%) Jenkins
10 135 (4.96%) SpecFlow
11 104 (3.82%) LoadRunner
12 99 (3.64%) JMeter
13 86 (3.16%) Git (software)
14 49 (1.80%) Subversion
15 48 (1.76%) JUnit
16 41 (1.51%) Bugzilla
17 37 (1.36%) TeamCity
18 36 (1.32%) Selenium IDE
19 34 (1.25%) NUnit
20 30 (1.10%) Ranorex
General
1 679 (24.95%) Finance
2 203 (7.46%) Banking
3 128 (4.70%) Retail
4 117 (4.30%) Telecoms
5 43 (1.58%) Legal
6 42 (1.54%) Manufacturing
7 41 (1.51%) Back Office
8 36 (1.32%) Law
8 36 (1.32%) Marketing
9 33 (1.21%) Financial Institution
10 32 (1.18%) Electronics
10 32 (1.18%) Games
11 26 (0.96%) Investment Banking
12 17 (0.62%) Front Office
12 17 (0.62%) Military
13 14 (0.51%) Retail Banking
14 12 (0.44%) Multimedia
14 12 (0.44%) Polish Language
15 11 (0.40%) Billing
15 11 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1010 (37.12%) Analyst
2 671 (24.66%) Test Analyst
3 481 (17.68%) Tester
4 419 (15.40%) Test Engineer
5 312 (11.47%) Developer
6 228 (8.38%) Automation Tester
7 198 (7.28%) Test Leader
8 194 (7.13%) QA Engineer
9 185 (6.80%) Test Automation Engineer
10 170 (6.25%) Business Analyst
11 162 (5.95%) Automation Test Analyst
12 161 (5.92%) QA Analyst
13 143 (5.26%) Software Tester
14 126 (4.63%) QA Tester
15 116 (4.26%) Consultant
16 113 (4.15%) QA Test Analyst
17 112 (4.12%) Software Test Engineer
18 106 (3.90%) .NET Developer
19 102 (3.75%) Test Manager
20 96 (3.53%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 364 (13.38%) .NET
2 248 (9.11%) HTML
3 234 (8.60%) Web Services
4 203 (7.46%) XML
5 187 (6.87%) CSS
6 185 (6.80%) ASP.NET
7 137 (5.03%) Gherkin
8 113 (4.15%) .NET Framework
9 103 (3.79%) ASP.NET MVC
10 100 (3.68%) HTML5
11 91 (3.34%) SOAP
12 90 (3.31%) CSS3
13 85 (3.12%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 78 (2.87%) Entity Framework
15 76 (2.79%) XSLT
16 74 (2.72%) ASP.NET MVC 3
17 72 (2.65%) REST
18 50 (1.84%) Spring
19 45 (1.65%) Ext JS
20 42 (1.54%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 273 (10.03%) Analytical Skills
2 115 (4.23%) Computer Science
3 112 (4.12%) Mobile App
4 104 (3.82%) User Experience
5 97 (3.56%) Management Information System
6 55 (2.02%) iPad
7 52 (1.91%) Fixed Income
8 36 (1.32%) Fintech
9 31 (1.14%) Client/Server
10 22 (0.81%) Derivative
11 21 (0.77%) Driving Licence
12 20 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
13 18 (0.66%) Equities
14 15 (0.55%) iPhone
14 15 (0.55%) Online Gambling
14 15 (0.55%) Wiki
15 13 (0.48%) e-Learning
15 13 (0.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 13 (0.48%) Mainframe
16 12 (0.44%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 340 (12.50%) Windows
2 245 (9.00%) Linux
3 115 (4.23%) Unix
4 64 (2.35%) Android
5 50 (1.84%) Windows Server
6 49 (1.80%) Apple iOS
7 27 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (0.51%) CentOS
8 14 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (0.44%) Mac OS X
10 11 (0.40%) AIX
11 8 (0.29%) Windows 7
12 6 (0.22%) Windows 10
13 5 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
14 4 (0.15%) FreeBSD
15 3 (0.11%) VMS
16 2 (0.074%) Solaris
16 2 (0.074%) Windows Vista
16 2 (0.074%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1496 (54.98%) Agile Software Development
2 593 (21.79%) SDLC
3 563 (20.69%) Automated Testing
4 561 (20.62%) Test Automation
5 510 (18.74%) Scrum
6 430 (15.80%) Regression Testing
7 425 (15.62%) Software Testing
8 422 (15.51%) User Acceptance Testing
9 401 (14.74%) Automation Testing
10 378 (13.89%) BDD
11 344 (12.64%) TDD
12 307 (11.28%) Manual Testing
13 305 (11.21%) Functional Testing
14 286 (10.51%) Test Strategy
15 237 (8.71%) Non-Functional Testing
16 226 (8.31%) Waterfall
17 222 (8.16%) Continuous Integration
18 193 (7.09%) Configuration Management
19 183 (6.73%) System Integration Testing
20 178 (6.54%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 727 (26.72%) SQL
2 676 (24.84%) Java
3 629 (23.12%) C#
4 365 (13.41%) Python
5 304 (11.17%) JavaScript
6 200 (7.35%) C++
7 142 (5.22%) Perl
8 125 (4.59%) C
9 82 (3.01%) Ruby
10 81 (2.98%) T-SQL
11 76 (2.79%) PHP
12 73 (2.68%) XPath
13 43 (1.58%) VB.NET
14 37 (1.36%) Bash Shell
14 37 (1.36%) PL/SQL
15 35 (1.29%) Shell Script
15 35 (1.29%) VBScript
16 34 (1.25%) PowerShell
17 28 (1.03%) VB
18 23 (0.85%) Scala
Qualifications
1 527 (19.37%) ISEB
2 487 (17.90%) ISTQB
3 372 (13.67%) Degree
4 199 (7.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 146 (5.37%) Security Cleared
6 68 (2.50%) DV Cleared
7 65 (2.39%) SC Cleared
8 15 (0.55%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 12 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (0.22%) CBAP
10 6 (0.22%) IIBA
10 6 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (0.18%) BPSS Clearance
11 5 (0.18%) ISEB Practitioner
12 3 (0.11%) HND
12 3 (0.11%) PhD
13 2 (0.074%) ACCA
13 2 (0.074%) CISM
13 2 (0.074%) CISSP
13 2 (0.074%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 874 (32.12%) QA
2 30 (1.10%) SDET
3 17 (0.62%) PMO
4 14 (0.51%) SLA
5 7 (0.26%) Data Quality
5 7 (0.26%) Solvency II
6 5 (0.18%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.15%) Basel II
7 4 (0.15%) MISRA
7 4 (0.15%) MISRA C
8 3 (0.11%) IEC 61508
9 2 (0.074%) CRD IV
9 2 (0.074%) GCP
9 2 (0.074%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.074%) WCAG
10 1 (0.037%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.037%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.037%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 1 (0.037%) ISO13485
System Software
1 34 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (1.18%) Docker
3 31 (1.14%) Hyper-V
4 21 (0.77%) Active Directory
5 12 (0.44%) Firmware
6 11 (0.40%) Oracle RAC
7 5 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (0.18%) XenApp
8 4 (0.15%) RACF
8 4 (0.15%) Time Sharing Option
8 4 (0.15%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 2 (0.074%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.037%) KVM
10 1 (0.037%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.037%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.037%) Xen
Systems Management
1 155 (5.70%) HP Quality Center
2 12 (0.44%) Ganglia
3 11 (0.40%) Netcool
4 8 (0.29%) HP SiteScope
4 8 (0.29%) Perfmon
5 5 (0.18%) HP SIM
6 4 (0.15%) Tivoli
7 3 (0.11%) Grafana
7 3 (0.11%) logstash
7 3 (0.11%) SELinux
8 2 (0.074%) Cisco UCCX
9 1 (0.037%) Ansible
9 1 (0.037%) BMC PATROL
9 1 (0.037%) Control-M
9 1 (0.037%) Graphite
9 1 (0.037%) Kibana
9 1 (0.037%) OpenView
9 1 (0.037%) SmoothWall
9 1 (0.037%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.037%) vRealize
Vendors
1 501 (18.41%) Microsoft
2 202 (7.42%) HP
3 197 (7.24%) Oracle
4 171 (6.28%) SAP
5 45 (1.65%) VMware
6 32 (1.18%) Atlassian
7 31 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
8 28 (1.03%) hybris
9 27 (0.99%) Vermilion
10 26 (0.96%) Ariba
11 21 (0.77%) Citrix
12 20 (0.74%) IBM
13 17 (0.62%) Cisco
14 14 (0.51%) AppDynamics
14 14 (0.51%) NCR
15 13 (0.48%) RedGate
16 12 (0.44%) Dynatrace
16 12 (0.44%) Google
16 12 (0.44%) Red Hat
16 12 (0.44%) SOASTA, Inc
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