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 24 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 241 227 210
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -17
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 1266 1482 1722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.37% 1.43% 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.56% 1.65% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1101 1251 1446
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
81049 89635 97104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 87.97% 86.67% 85.52%
Number of salaries quoted 68582 74149 79341
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £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 24 June 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 24 June 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 -7 433 £50,000 +11.11% 37
South East +11 281 £40,000 -8.04% 31
Yorkshire 0 131 £35,000 +7.69% 14
West Midlands 0 115 £32,500 - 17
East of England -2 104 £47,500 +18.75% 4
North West +20 92 £35,000 - 19
South West -20 56 £37,500 +7.14% 12
East Midlands +5 39 £31,500 -3.07% 5
North East +4 13 £30,000 -7.69% 3
Midlands - 3 £40,000 -
Test Scripting
UK

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 1229 (46.19%) Agile Software Development
2 871 (32.73%) Finance
3 866 (32.54%) QA
4 817 (30.70%) SQL
5 774 (29.09%) Selenium
6 628 (23.60%) ISEB
7 582 (21.87%) User Acceptance Testing
8 563 (21.16%) ISTQB
9 526 (19.77%) Software Testing
10 492 (18.49%) Java
11 491 (18.45%) Automated Testing
12 487 (18.30%) Test Automation
13 482 (18.11%) SDLC
14 468 (17.59%) Microsoft
15 458 (17.21%) Regression Testing
16 454 (17.06%) Scrum
17 453 (17.02%) C#
18 417 (15.67%) Test Strategy
19 410 (15.41%) Degree
20 398 (14.96%) .NET
21 364 (13.68%) Functional Testing
22 361 (13.57%) Automation Testing
23 358 (13.45%) Manual Testing
24 355 (13.34%) Analytical Skills
25 336 (12.63%) JIRA
26 302 (11.35%) BDD
27 300 (11.27%) MS Excel
28 285 (10.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
29 273 (10.26%) SQL Server
29 273 (10.26%) Windows

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 78 (2.93%) SharePoint
2 53 (1.99%) CMS
3 44 (1.65%) IIS
4 19 (0.71%) Confluence
4 19 (0.71%) WebSphere
5 17 (0.64%) Apache
6 15 (0.56%) SAS
7 11 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
8 8 (0.30%) JBoss
9 7 (0.26%) MQSeries
9 7 (0.26%) Mule
10 6 (0.23%) MS Exchange
10 6 (0.23%) Oracle Workflow
10 6 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
10 6 (0.23%) Smallworld
10 6 (0.23%) Tomcat
11 5 (0.19%) Skype for Business
11 5 (0.19%) Umbraco
12 4 (0.15%) Kentico
13 3 (0.11%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 300 (11.27%) MS Excel
2 202 (7.59%) MS Office
3 66 (2.48%) MS Visio
4 65 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
5 35 (1.32%) MS Project
6 7 (0.26%) Photoshop
7 6 (0.23%) Maple
8 5 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.075%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 34 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 30 (1.13%) Temenos T24
3 28 (1.05%) Dynamics NAV
4 20 (0.75%) Finacle
5 17 (0.64%) Misys Midas
5 17 (0.64%) Oracle EBS
6 15 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
7 12 (0.45%) Oracle EBS R12
7 12 (0.45%) Oracle General Ledger
8 10 (0.38%) SAP EHS
9 9 (0.34%) Oracle Payables
10 7 (0.26%) Oracle Receivables
10 7 (0.26%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 7 (0.26%) SAP BPC
10 7 (0.26%) SAP SCM
11 6 (0.23%) Oracle Financials
11 6 (0.23%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 5 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
12 5 (0.19%) SAP FI
12 5 (0.19%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 46 (1.73%) SaaS
2 31 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (0.71%) GitHub
4 18 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (0.41%) PaaS
6 7 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (0.23%) Amazon S3
7 6 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
7 6 (0.23%) Office 365
8 3 (0.11%) Force.com
8 3 (0.11%) Veeva
9 2 (0.075%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.075%) Pure360
9 2 (0.075%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 39 (1.47%) TCP/IP
2 35 (1.32%) Firewall
3 29 (1.09%) Internet
4 19 (0.71%) HTTP
5 16 (0.60%) DNS
6 7 (0.26%) VoIP
7 6 (0.23%) Network Security
7 6 (0.23%) Skype
7 6 (0.23%) WAN
8 5 (0.19%) DVB
8 5 (0.19%) SPDY
9 4 (0.15%) DSL
9 4 (0.15%) HTTPS
9 4 (0.15%) Intranet
9 4 (0.15%) LAN
9 4 (0.15%) RS-485
9 4 (0.15%) SAN
9 4 (0.15%) SNMP
10 3 (0.11%) ATM
10 3 (0.11%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 273 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 80 (3.01%) Relational Database
3 71 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
4 44 (1.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 37 (1.39%) MySQL
6 30 (1.13%) SQL Server 2008
7 23 (0.86%) GIS
8 19 (0.71%) Oracle Database
8 19 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
8 19 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 18 (0.68%) BusinessObjects
9 18 (0.68%) EDRMS
10 17 (0.64%) Big Data
10 17 (0.64%) Hadoop
11 15 (0.56%) PowerPivot
11 15 (0.56%) QlikView
11 15 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
12 14 (0.53%) Oracle ODI
13 13 (0.49%) Apache Cassandra
14 12 (0.45%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 774 (29.09%) Selenium
2 336 (12.63%) JIRA
3 266 (10.00%) WebDriver
4 226 (8.49%) Cucumber
5 219 (8.23%) HP UFT
6 199 (7.48%) SoapUI
7 175 (6.58%) Team Foundation Server
8 154 (5.79%) JMeter
9 134 (5.04%) Jenkins
10 114 (4.28%) SpecFlow
11 112 (4.21%) Git (software)
12 110 (4.13%) Visual Studio
13 109 (4.10%) NUnit
14 104 (3.91%) LoadRunner
15 53 (1.99%) Subversion
16 45 (1.69%) Appium
17 43 (1.62%) JUnit
18 41 (1.54%) TestNG
19 40 (1.50%) MSTest
20 38 (1.43%) Selenium IDE
General
1 871 (32.73%) Finance
2 267 (10.03%) Banking
3 170 (6.39%) Retail
4 67 (2.52%) Telecoms
5 65 (2.44%) Manufacturing
6 63 (2.37%) Games
7 56 (2.10%) Legal
8 47 (1.77%) Back Office
9 44 (1.65%) Investment Banking
9 44 (1.65%) Law
10 37 (1.39%) Advertising
10 37 (1.39%) Marketing
11 33 (1.24%) Retail Banking
12 26 (0.98%) Front Office
13 24 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
14 23 (0.86%) Billing
15 12 (0.45%) Polish Language
16 10 (0.38%) Electronics
17 8 (0.30%) Local Government
18 7 (0.26%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 1262 (47.43%) Analyst
2 895 (33.63%) Test Analyst
3 592 (22.25%) Tester
4 266 (10.00%) Test Engineer
5 235 (8.83%) Developer
6 207 (7.78%) Software Tester
7 184 (6.91%) Business Analyst
8 175 (6.58%) Test Leader
9 168 (6.31%) Automation Tester
10 164 (6.16%) Automation Test Analyst
11 152 (5.71%) QA Analyst
12 150 (5.64%) QA Tester
13 147 (5.52%) QA Engineer
14 138 (5.19%) Senior Analyst
15 134 (5.04%) Software Analyst
16 118 (4.43%) Software Test Analyst
17 116 (4.36%) Senior Test Analyst
18 114 (4.28%) QA Test Analyst
19 105 (3.95%) Financial Analyst
19 105 (3.95%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 398 (14.96%) .NET
2 209 (7.85%) Web Services
3 199 (7.48%) HTML
4 190 (7.14%) XML
5 123 (4.62%) SOAP
6 90 (3.38%) ASP.NET
7 84 (3.16%) CSS
8 66 (2.48%) .NET Framework
9 61 (2.29%) jQuery
10 60 (2.25%) JSON
11 59 (2.22%) Gherkin
12 46 (1.73%) REST
13 44 (1.65%) J2EE
14 42 (1.58%) HTML5
15 38 (1.43%) AngularJS
16 36 (1.35%) Ajax
17 34 (1.28%) RESTful
18 27 (1.01%) Middleware
19 26 (0.98%) ASP.NET Web API
20 25 (0.94%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 355 (13.34%) Analytical Skills
2 143 (5.37%) Computer Science
3 107 (4.02%) Management Information System
4 106 (3.98%) Mobile App
5 92 (3.46%) Client/Server
6 60 (2.25%) Mathematics
7 46 (1.73%) N-Tier
8 42 (1.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 40 (1.50%) Fintech
10 39 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
11 37 (1.39%) iPad
12 32 (1.20%) Mainframe
13 31 (1.16%) Virtual Team
14 30 (1.13%) User Experience
15 25 (0.94%) Derivative
16 24 (0.90%) AS400
17 22 (0.83%) Replication
18 19 (0.71%) Algorithms
18 19 (0.71%) NHS
19 17 (0.64%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 273 (10.26%) Windows
2 188 (7.07%) Unix
3 147 (5.52%) Linux
4 90 (3.38%) Android
5 88 (3.31%) Apple iOS
6 52 (1.95%) Windows Server
7 13 (0.49%) CentOS
8 10 (0.38%) Solaris
8 10 (0.38%) Windows 7
8 10 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (0.26%) Mac OS X
11 6 (0.23%) AIX
11 6 (0.23%) VMS
11 6 (0.23%) Windows Mobile
12 5 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (0.11%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.075%) Windows Phone
15 1 (0.038%) Windows 10
15 1 (0.038%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1229 (46.19%) Agile Software Development
2 582 (21.87%) User Acceptance Testing
3 526 (19.77%) Software Testing
4 491 (18.45%) Automated Testing
5 487 (18.30%) Test Automation
6 482 (18.11%) SDLC
7 458 (17.21%) Regression Testing
8 454 (17.06%) Scrum
9 417 (15.67%) Test Strategy
10 364 (13.68%) Functional Testing
11 361 (13.57%) Automation Testing
12 358 (13.45%) Manual Testing
13 302 (11.35%) BDD
14 267 (10.03%) Defect Management
15 266 (10.00%) TDD
16 249 (9.36%) Test Management
17 240 (9.02%) Waterfall
18 226 (8.49%) Integration Testing
19 218 (8.19%) Non-Functional Testing
20 214 (8.04%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 817 (30.70%) SQL
2 492 (18.49%) Java
3 453 (17.02%) C#
4 201 (7.55%) JavaScript
5 93 (3.49%) Python
6 83 (3.12%) Ruby
7 68 (2.56%) PHP
8 65 (2.44%) VB
9 57 (2.14%) VB.NET
10 56 (2.10%) C
10 56 (2.10%) T-SQL
11 55 (2.07%) Shell Script
12 51 (1.92%) C++
13 50 (1.88%) Perl
14 49 (1.84%) PL/SQL
15 40 (1.50%) VBScript
16 22 (0.83%) Scala
17 20 (0.75%) Bash Shell
18 18 (0.68%) XPath
19 14 (0.53%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 628 (23.60%) ISEB
2 563 (21.16%) ISTQB
3 410 (15.41%) Degree
4 285 (10.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 77 (2.89%) Security Cleared
6 57 (2.14%) SC Cleared
7 32 (1.20%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 29 (1.09%) DV Cleared
9 20 (0.75%) PMI Certification
10 17 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
11 14 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
12 11 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 8 (0.30%) HND
13 8 (0.30%) HP ASE
13 8 (0.30%) ISEB Practitioner
14 7 (0.26%) CISSP
14 7 (0.26%) PMP
15 6 (0.23%) CISA
15 6 (0.23%) CRISC
15 6 (0.23%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 866 (32.54%) QA
2 34 (1.28%) Data Quality
3 28 (1.05%) SLA
4 19 (0.71%) Solvency II
5 18 (0.68%) SEPA
6 17 (0.64%) PCI DSS
7 15 (0.56%) SDET
8 12 (0.45%) JSP 440
9 9 (0.34%) ISO 9001
9 9 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 5 (0.19%) MiFID
11 4 (0.15%) COBIT
11 4 (0.15%) GMP
11 4 (0.15%) ISO 9000
11 4 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 4 (0.15%) Val IT
12 3 (0.11%) CRD IV
13 2 (0.075%) Basel II
13 2 (0.075%) GAMP
13 2 (0.075%) MISRA
System Software
1 32 (1.20%) Docker
2 26 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (0.86%) Hyper-V
4 22 (0.83%) Active Directory
5 11 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.038%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 244 (9.17%) HP Quality Center
2 15 (0.56%) HP SiteScope
3 14 (0.53%) Control-M
4 10 (0.38%) BladeLogic
5 7 (0.26%) CA Wily
6 6 (0.23%) OpenView
7 5 (0.19%) SCCM
7 5 (0.19%) SCOM
8 2 (0.075%) CA Service Virtualization
8 2 (0.075%) vRealize
9 1 (0.038%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.038%) Cisco UCCX
9 1 (0.038%) Grafana
9 1 (0.038%) Graphite
9 1 (0.038%) Kibana
9 1 (0.038%) Nagios
9 1 (0.038%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.038%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 468 (17.59%) Microsoft
2 247 (9.28%) Oracle
3 218 (8.19%) HP
4 114 (4.28%) SAP
5 41 (1.54%) VMware
6 28 (1.05%) Siebel
7 27 (1.01%) IBM
8 23 (0.86%) Citrix
9 21 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
10 20 (0.75%) Temenos
10 20 (0.75%) Unisys
11 18 (0.68%) OpenText
12 15 (0.56%) Red Hat
13 14 (0.53%) Telerik
13 14 (0.53%) webMethods
14 13 (0.49%) Atlassian
14 13 (0.49%) Demandware
14 13 (0.49%) Murex
15 12 (0.45%) TSYS
15 12 (0.45%) WorldPay
London
Proteus Europe
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leicestershire
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 13 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Capita ITPS
Salary: £30000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
North West
onezeero.
Posted: Yesterday
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Herefordshire
Tria Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £29000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 43k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Blackpool, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Streamline Connections
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
Playtech
Salary: Competitive salary + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £48,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: 12 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £48,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £48,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: 12 hours ago