The first table below looks at the demand for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Guildford region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 82 71 75
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +4
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 5 15 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.55% 1.69% 1.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 2.13% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 9
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,800 £28,300 £33,800
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £36,000 £43,800
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
742 705 548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 81.45% 79.48% 68.24%
Number of salaries quoted 623 556 514
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £26,000 £29,550
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Test Scripting
Surrey

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Guildford

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford region citing Test Scripting also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Test Scripting.

1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) ISEB
2 6 (75.00%) ISTQB
3 4 (50.00%) QA
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 4 (50.00%) Automation Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Load Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Java
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
6 1 (12.50%) MapReduce
6 1 (12.50%) Apache Accumulo
6 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
6 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
6 1 (12.50%) Open Source
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
6 1 (12.50%) Selenium
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (12.50%) Degree
6 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
6 1 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner
6 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
6 1 (12.50%) JMeter
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle
6 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
6 1 (12.50%) Linux
6 1 (12.50%) JBoss

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford region citing Test Scripting also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Test Scripting. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Apache Accumulo
1 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
1 1 (12.50%) Selenium
1 1 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner
1 1 (12.50%) JMeter
General
1 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Test Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Junior
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Automation Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Software Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Technical Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Selenium Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) QA Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Performance Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Software Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Tester
3 1 (12.50%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) MapReduce
1 1 (12.50%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Open Source
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (50.00%) Automation Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Load Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
5 1 (12.50%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) ISEB
1 6 (75.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
1 1 (12.50%) JBoss
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