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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 58 67 64
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -3
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 5 8 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 1.07% 1.22% 2.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.26% 1.45% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 17
Median salary £35,000 £43,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.07% +33.07%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
396 550 676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 84.43% 83.97% 85.90%
Number of salaries quoted 327 486 591
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
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 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 29 July 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%) Windows
3 7 (53.85%) Linux
3 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
3 7 (53.85%) HTML
3 7 (53.85%) Java
3 7 (53.85%) SOAP
3 7 (53.85%) Electronics
3 7 (53.85%) Finance
3 7 (53.85%) Manufacturing
4 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
4 6 (46.15%) VHDL
4 6 (46.15%) Verilog
4 6 (46.15%) Spring
4 6 (46.15%) JSF
4 6 (46.15%) Windows Mobile
4 6 (46.15%) Requirements Analysis
4 6 (46.15%) XML
4 6 (46.15%) ODBC
4 6 (46.15%) Oracle
4 6 (46.15%) MS Office
4 6 (46.15%) EJB
4 6 (46.15%) C#
4 6 (46.15%) C++
4 6 (46.15%) SharePoint
4 6 (46.15%) JDBC
4 6 (46.15%) JSP
4 6 (46.15%) MATLAB

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 6 (46.15%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
2 6 (46.15%) Maple
2 6 (46.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) Network Security
1 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) Hadoop
2 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) JIRA
2 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.69%) WatiN
General
1 7 (53.85%) Electronics
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
1 7 (53.85%) Manufacturing
2 4 (30.77%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (7.69%) Marketing
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
1 6 (46.15%) Graduate
1 6 (46.15%) Test Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Electronics Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Graduate Electronics Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Graduate Technical Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Software Test Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Test Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) QA Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) QA Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) QA Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Software Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering Graduate
4 1 (7.69%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Web Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Web Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 7 (53.85%) HTML
2 7 (53.85%) SOAP
3 6 (46.15%) EJB
3 6 (46.15%) HTML5
3 6 (46.15%) Java EE
3 6 (46.15%) JDBC
3 6 (46.15%) JSF
3 6 (46.15%) JSP
3 6 (46.15%) ODBC
3 6 (46.15%) Spring
3 6 (46.15%) XML
4 2 (15.38%) RESTful
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
5 1 (7.69%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (7.69%) CSS
5 1 (7.69%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (76.92%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (46.15%) Algorithms
2 6 (46.15%) Cybercrime
2 6 (46.15%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (46.15%) Verilog
2 6 (46.15%) VHDL
3 4 (30.77%) Biotechnology
3 4 (30.77%) Client/Server
3 4 (30.77%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Linux
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Android
2 6 (46.15%) Apple iOS
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Cybersecurity
1 6 (46.15%) Digital Signal Processing
1 6 (46.15%) Requirements Analysis
1 6 (46.15%) Signal Processing
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Software Testing
3 4 (30.77%) Data Management
3 4 (30.77%) Risk Assessment
3 4 (30.77%) Test Management
3 4 (30.77%) Waterfall
4 1 (7.69%) BDD
4 1 (7.69%) Compatibility Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Kanban
4 1 (7.69%) Manual Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Security Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
4 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.69%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) Java
2 6 (46.15%) C#
2 6 (46.15%) C++
2 6 (46.15%) MATLAB
2 6 (46.15%) R
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) Perl
4 1 (7.69%) Python
4 1 (7.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Degree
1 6 (46.15%) SC Cleared
1 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
2 4 (30.77%) ISTQB
2 4 (30.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) SAP