The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 50 63 59
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -4
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 7 11 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 1.76% 1.72% 2.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.13% 2.01% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 14
Median salary £35,000 £39,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.39% +21.53%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Test Scripting
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Guildford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
329 546 612
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 82.87% 85.58% 88.06%
Number of salaries quoted 291 491 540
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

The demand trend of job ads across the Guildford 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 Guildford

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Guildford region.

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Guildford

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Guildford region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 10 (76.92%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
3 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
4 6 (46.15%) Oracle
4 6 (46.15%) C#
4 6 (46.15%) HTML
4 6 (46.15%) Java
4 6 (46.15%) Windows
5 5 (38.46%) Linux
5 5 (38.46%) EJB
5 5 (38.46%) JDBC
5 5 (38.46%) JSP
5 5 (38.46%) SOAP
5 5 (38.46%) XML
5 5 (38.46%) ODBC
5 5 (38.46%) C++
5 5 (38.46%) MS Office
5 5 (38.46%) Electronics
5 5 (38.46%) Finance
5 5 (38.46%) Manufacturing
5 5 (38.46%) SharePoint
5 5 (38.46%) Client/Server
5 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
5 5 (38.46%) MATLAB
5 5 (38.46%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (38.46%) VHDL
5 5 (38.46%) Verilog
5 5 (38.46%) Risk Assessment

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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 5 (38.46%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
2 5 (38.46%) Maple
2 5 (38.46%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) Network Security
1 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) Hadoop
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) JIRA
2 1 (7.69%) Cucumber
2 1 (7.69%) Selenium
2 1 (7.69%) SpecFlow
2 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.69%) WatiN
General
1 5 (38.46%) Electronics
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
1 5 (38.46%) Manufacturing
1 5 (38.46%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
1 6 (46.15%) Test Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Electronics Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Graduate
2 5 (38.46%) Graduate Electronics Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Graduate Technical Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Agile .NET Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Developer in Test
3 1 (7.69%) Lead .NET Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Lead Developer
3 1 (7.69%) QA Leader
3 1 (7.69%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 6 (46.15%) HTML
3 5 (38.46%) EJB
3 5 (38.46%) HTML5
3 5 (38.46%) Java EE
3 5 (38.46%) JDBC
3 5 (38.46%) JSF
3 5 (38.46%) JSP
3 5 (38.46%) ODBC
3 5 (38.46%) SOAP
3 5 (38.46%) Spring
3 5 (38.46%) XML
4 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
5 1 (7.69%) CSS
5 1 (7.69%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (76.92%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (38.46%) Algorithms
2 5 (38.46%) Biotechnology
2 5 (38.46%) Client/Server
2 5 (38.46%) Cybercrime
2 5 (38.46%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (38.46%) Life Science
2 5 (38.46%) Verilog
2 5 (38.46%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Android
2 5 (38.46%) Apple iOS
2 5 (38.46%) Linux
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (38.46%) Data Management
2 5 (38.46%) Digital Signal Processing
2 5 (38.46%) Requirements Analysis
2 5 (38.46%) Risk Assessment
2 5 (38.46%) Signal Processing
2 5 (38.46%) Software Testing
2 5 (38.46%) Test Management
2 5 (38.46%) Waterfall
3 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
3 2 (15.38%) BDD
3 2 (15.38%) Kanban
3 2 (15.38%) User Stories
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.69%) Manual Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Quality Management
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) TDD
4 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) C#
1 6 (46.15%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) C++
2 5 (38.46%) MATLAB
2 5 (38.46%) R
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
1 5 (38.46%) ISTQB
1 5 (38.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
1 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) Oracle