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

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 237 213 202
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -11
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 1406 1584 1700
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.46% 1.54% 1.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.67% 1.79% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1201 1285 1436
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
84211 88506 95091
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 87.73% 85.91% 85.36%
Number of salaries quoted 70862 72288 77374
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 £31,000
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 5 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 5 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 +25 524 £50,000 - 59
South East -47 258 £38,000 -8.43% 27
East of England +10 144 £38,000 -15.55% 11
North West +16 126 £36,000 +10.76% 30
Yorkshire -50 122 £35,000 +7.69% 18
West Midlands -24 99 £32,500 - 16
South West -12 85 £37,500 +7.14% 12
North East +28 28 £24,000 -10.69% 3
East Midlands +22 23 £33,750 -5.59% 7
Midlands - 3 £38,000 -
Test Scripting
UK

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 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 1243 (46.12%) Agile Software Development
2 958 (35.55%) QA
3 814 (30.20%) Finance
4 810 (30.06%) SQL
5 766 (28.42%) Selenium
6 682 (25.31%) ISEB
7 615 (22.82%) ISTQB
8 582 (21.60%) User Acceptance Testing
9 555 (20.59%) Test Automation
10 551 (20.45%) Software Testing
11 548 (20.33%) Java
12 512 (19.00%) Automated Testing
13 481 (17.85%) SDLC
14 449 (16.66%) Regression Testing
15 438 (16.25%) C#
16 425 (15.77%) Scrum
17 423 (15.70%) Microsoft
17 423 (15.70%) Test Strategy
18 405 (15.03%) Degree
19 396 (14.69%) Functional Testing
20 383 (14.21%) Analytical Skills
21 379 (14.06%) .NET
22 374 (13.88%) JIRA
23 361 (13.40%) Manual Testing
24 357 (13.25%) Automation Testing
25 336 (12.47%) BDD
26 299 (11.09%) MS Excel
27 296 (10.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
28 294 (10.91%) Test Management
29 285 (10.58%) 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 74 (2.75%) SharePoint
2 61 (2.26%) CMS
3 46 (1.71%) IIS
4 31 (1.15%) WebSphere
5 26 (0.96%) Apache
6 20 (0.74%) Node.js
7 16 (0.59%) Confluence
8 15 (0.56%) Mule
9 13 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
9 13 (0.48%) SAS
9 13 (0.48%) Tomcat
10 11 (0.41%) MQSeries
11 10 (0.37%) JBoss
12 8 (0.30%) Sitecore CMS
13 6 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
14 4 (0.15%) Apache Solr
14 4 (0.15%) Kentico
14 4 (0.15%) Oracle Workflow
14 4 (0.15%) Umbraco
14 4 (0.15%) WebLogic
Applications
1 299 (11.09%) MS Excel
2 186 (6.90%) MS Office
3 72 (2.67%) MS Visio
4 49 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
5 41 (1.52%) MS Project
6 12 (0.45%) Photoshop
7 6 (0.22%) Maple
8 4 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.074%) GIMP
10 1 (0.037%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 30 (1.11%) Temenos T24
2 20 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
3 19 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
4 18 (0.67%) Dynamics NAV
5 16 (0.59%) Misys Midas
6 14 (0.52%) Markit EDM
7 13 (0.48%) Finacle
8 12 (0.45%) Oracle General Ledger
9 10 (0.37%) SAP EHS
10 9 (0.33%) Oracle Payables
11 8 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
12 7 (0.26%) Oracle Receivables
13 6 (0.22%) Oracle Cash Management
13 6 (0.22%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
13 6 (0.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
14 5 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
14 5 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
15 4 (0.15%) BASE24
15 4 (0.15%) Oracle ERP
15 4 (0.15%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 43 (1.60%) SaaS
2 25 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (0.78%) GitHub
4 20 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
4 20 (0.74%) PaaS
5 12 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
5 12 (0.45%) Amazon S3
5 12 (0.45%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (0.15%) Office 365
6 4 (0.15%) Sage Pay
7 2 (0.074%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.074%) Force.com
7 2 (0.074%) Pure360
7 2 (0.074%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 34 (1.26%) Firewall
1 34 (1.26%) TCP/IP
2 33 (1.22%) Internet
3 20 (0.74%) HTTP
4 11 (0.41%) Skype
5 8 (0.30%) HTTPS
5 8 (0.30%) SPDY
6 7 (0.26%) DNS
7 6 (0.22%) LAN
7 6 (0.22%) Network Security
8 5 (0.19%) ATM
8 5 (0.19%) Extranet
8 5 (0.19%) Intranet
9 4 (0.15%) RS-485
9 4 (0.15%) SAN
9 4 (0.15%) SNMP
9 4 (0.15%) WAN
10 3 (0.11%) FTP
10 3 (0.11%) PuTTY
10 3 (0.11%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 285 (10.58%) SQL Server
2 83 (3.08%) Relational Database
3 62 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
4 52 (1.93%) MySQL
5 38 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 32 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
7 23 (0.85%) DB2
8 22 (0.82%) Apache Cassandra
9 21 (0.78%) Oracle Database
10 19 (0.71%) MongoDB
10 19 (0.71%) QlikView
11 18 (0.67%) Oracle Reports
12 17 (0.63%) Big Data
12 17 (0.63%) GIS
13 16 (0.59%) Hadoop
13 16 (0.59%) Oracle ODI
14 15 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
14 15 (0.56%) PowerPivot
15 14 (0.52%) NoSQL
16 13 (0.48%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 766 (28.42%) Selenium
2 374 (13.88%) JIRA
3 283 (10.50%) WebDriver
4 259 (9.61%) HP UFT
5 257 (9.54%) Cucumber
6 186 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
7 184 (6.83%) SoapUI
8 147 (5.45%) JMeter
9 136 (5.05%) Jenkins
10 120 (4.45%) Git (software)
11 109 (4.04%) Visual Studio
12 102 (3.78%) LoadRunner
13 99 (3.67%) SpecFlow
14 84 (3.12%) NUnit
15 49 (1.82%) Appium
15 49 (1.82%) Subversion
16 48 (1.78%) Selenium IDE
17 47 (1.74%) Hudson
18 46 (1.71%) JUnit
19 42 (1.56%) WATIR
General
1 814 (30.20%) Finance
2 235 (8.72%) Banking
3 149 (5.53%) Retail
4 72 (2.67%) Legal
5 71 (2.63%) Games
6 59 (2.19%) Manufacturing
7 57 (2.12%) Law
8 51 (1.89%) Telecoms
9 45 (1.67%) Investment Banking
9 45 (1.67%) Marketing
10 43 (1.60%) Advertising
11 36 (1.34%) Back Office
12 28 (1.04%) Front Office
13 25 (0.93%) Retail Banking
14 22 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
15 14 (0.52%) Polish Language
16 11 (0.41%) Electronics
17 10 (0.37%) Military
18 9 (0.33%) Aerospace
19 7 (0.26%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1269 (47.09%) Analyst
2 895 (33.21%) Test Analyst
3 543 (20.15%) Tester
4 270 (10.02%) Test Engineer
5 269 (9.98%) Developer
6 189 (7.01%) QA Analyst
7 180 (6.68%) Test Leader
8 175 (6.49%) Business Analyst
9 171 (6.35%) Automation Test Analyst
10 168 (6.23%) Automation Tester
10 168 (6.23%) Software Tester
11 162 (6.01%) QA Engineer
12 146 (5.42%) QA Tester
13 141 (5.23%) Senior Analyst
14 137 (5.08%) QA Test Analyst
15 130 (4.82%) Software Analyst
16 117 (4.34%) Senior Test Analyst
17 115 (4.27%) Software Test Analyst
18 98 (3.64%) Test Manager
19 90 (3.34%) Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 379 (14.06%) .NET
2 235 (8.72%) XML
3 229 (8.50%) Web Services
4 181 (6.72%) HTML
5 144 (5.34%) SOAP
6 91 (3.38%) JSON
7 90 (3.34%) Gherkin
8 79 (2.93%) CSS
9 73 (2.71%) ASP.NET
10 59 (2.19%) .NET Framework
11 58 (2.15%) REST
12 55 (2.04%) jQuery
13 49 (1.82%) J2EE
14 43 (1.60%) HTML5
15 41 (1.52%) Middleware
16 40 (1.48%) RESTful
17 39 (1.45%) AngularJS
18 29 (1.08%) ASP.NET Web API
19 25 (0.93%) Ajax
20 23 (0.85%) Behat
Miscellaneous
1 383 (14.21%) Analytical Skills
2 159 (5.90%) Computer Science
3 120 (4.45%) Management Information System
4 103 (3.82%) Mobile App
5 83 (3.08%) Client/Server
6 64 (2.37%) Mathematics
7 49 (1.82%) N-Tier
8 44 (1.63%) iPad
9 42 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
10 37 (1.37%) Mainframe
11 33 (1.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 33 (1.22%) User Experience
12 32 (1.19%) Fintech
13 27 (1.00%) Replication
14 26 (0.96%) AS400
15 25 (0.93%) Algorithms
16 23 (0.85%) PMI
17 22 (0.82%) Derivative
18 19 (0.71%) NHS
19 16 (0.59%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 274 (10.17%) Windows
2 192 (7.12%) Unix
3 143 (5.31%) Linux
4 94 (3.49%) Android
5 93 (3.45%) Apple iOS
6 50 (1.86%) Windows Server
7 13 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (0.30%) Embedded Linux
10 7 (0.26%) Solaris
11 6 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
11 6 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (0.19%) VMS
13 4 (0.15%) CentOS
14 3 (0.11%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.11%) OS/400
14 3 (0.11%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.074%) AIX
15 2 (0.074%) SUSE
15 2 (0.074%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1243 (46.12%) Agile Software Development
2 582 (21.60%) User Acceptance Testing
3 555 (20.59%) Test Automation
4 551 (20.45%) Software Testing
5 512 (19.00%) Automated Testing
6 481 (17.85%) SDLC
7 449 (16.66%) Regression Testing
8 425 (15.77%) Scrum
9 423 (15.70%) Test Strategy
10 396 (14.69%) Functional Testing
11 361 (13.40%) Manual Testing
12 357 (13.25%) Automation Testing
13 336 (12.47%) BDD
14 294 (10.91%) Test Management
15 282 (10.46%) Defect Management
16 273 (10.13%) TDD
17 243 (9.02%) Waterfall
18 216 (8.01%) Integration Testing
19 213 (7.90%) Project Management
20 209 (7.76%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 810 (30.06%) SQL
2 548 (20.33%) Java
3 438 (16.25%) C#
4 189 (7.01%) JavaScript
5 98 (3.64%) Ruby
6 88 (3.27%) C
7 83 (3.08%) Python
8 72 (2.67%) PHP
9 54 (2.00%) VB.NET
10 52 (1.93%) C++
11 49 (1.82%) PL/SQL
11 49 (1.82%) Shell Script
12 48 (1.78%) T-SQL
13 47 (1.74%) Perl
13 47 (1.74%) VB
14 35 (1.30%) VBScript
15 23 (0.85%) Bash Shell
16 21 (0.78%) Scala
17 16 (0.59%) Embedded C
18 15 (0.56%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 682 (25.31%) ISEB
2 615 (22.82%) ISTQB
3 405 (15.03%) Degree
4 296 (10.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 57 (2.12%) Security Cleared
6 39 (1.45%) SC Cleared
7 32 (1.19%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 32 (1.19%) PMI Certification
8 22 (0.82%) DV Cleared
9 17 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 14 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
10 14 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
11 13 (0.48%) HND
12 11 (0.41%) BPSS Clearance
13 9 (0.33%) PMP
14 5 (0.19%) HP ASE
15 4 (0.15%) ACCA
15 4 (0.15%) CIMA
15 4 (0.15%) IIBA
15 4 (0.15%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 958 (35.55%) QA
2 40 (1.48%) SLA
3 36 (1.34%) Data Quality
4 22 (0.82%) SDET
5 16 (0.59%) Solvency II
6 13 (0.48%) SEPA
7 11 (0.41%) JSP 440
8 10 (0.37%) ISO 9001
8 10 (0.37%) PCI DSS
9 5 (0.19%) MiFID
10 4 (0.15%) CRD IV
10 4 (0.15%) GMP
10 4 (0.15%) ISO 9000
10 4 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 3 (0.11%) HL7
12 2 (0.074%) Basel II
12 2 (0.074%) GAMP
12 2 (0.074%) MISRA
13 1 (0.037%) 21 CFR Part 11
13 1 (0.037%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 41 (1.52%) Docker
2 21 (0.78%) Active Directory
3 20 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (0.56%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.037%) Firmware
5 1 (0.037%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 268 (9.94%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (0.41%) Control-M
3 10 (0.37%) BladeLogic
4 9 (0.33%) HP SiteScope
5 8 (0.30%) CA Wily
6 6 (0.22%) OpenView
7 2 (0.074%) CA Service Virtualization
7 2 (0.074%) vRealize
8 1 (0.037%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.037%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.037%) Grafana
8 1 (0.037%) Graphite
8 1 (0.037%) Nagios
8 1 (0.037%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 423 (15.70%) Microsoft
2 252 (9.35%) Oracle
3 221 (8.20%) HP
4 114 (4.23%) SAP
5 35 (1.30%) Citrix
5 35 (1.30%) IBM
6 29 (1.08%) VMware
7 24 (0.89%) Rally
7 24 (0.89%) webMethods
8 23 (0.85%) hybris
9 21 (0.78%) Siebel
10 20 (0.74%) Atlassian
11 19 (0.71%) Google
12 18 (0.67%) Salesforce.com
12 18 (0.67%) WorldPay
13 13 (0.48%) MKS
13 13 (0.48%) Murex
13 13 (0.48%) Temenos
13 13 (0.48%) Unisys
13 13 (0.48%) WSO2
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000- £60,000 + numerous benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Thirsk, North Yorkshire
Hainton Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £17,000 per annum with payment review after 6 months
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 17 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Great benefits package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £42000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £27000 - £29000 per annum + pension + incremental salary
Posted: 22 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Lynx Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Cielo Talent - Bupa
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £22500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
First Point
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £18k - 25k per year
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ability Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Options
Posted: Yesterday
East Riding
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus good benefits.
Posted: Yesterday
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
MDS
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £19000 - £23000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-50k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday