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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 58 76 64
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -12
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 15 7 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 2.16% 0.89% 2.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.69% 1.09% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 13
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +34.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £26,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £48,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
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
558 642 651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 80.29% 81.47% 81.27%
Number of salaries quoted 521 553 510
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%

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 30 March 2015.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Guildford

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 17 (77.27%) QA
1 17 (77.27%) Load Testing
2 15 (68.18%) Java
3 12 (54.55%) Test Automation
3 12 (54.55%) Open Source
4 7 (31.82%) Linux
4 7 (31.82%) Test Planning
4 7 (31.82%) Security Cleared
5 6 (27.27%) SC Cleared
5 6 (27.27%) Cyber Security
5 6 (27.27%) SQL
6 5 (22.73%) UNIX
6 5 (22.73%) Test Strategy
6 5 (22.73%) Big Data
7 4 (18.18%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (18.18%) Integration Testing
7 4 (18.18%) System Testing
7 4 (18.18%) Selenium
7 4 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (18.18%) ISTQB
7 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
7 4 (18.18%) Workflow
8 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (13.64%) JMeter
8 3 (13.64%) Windows
8 3 (13.64%) Python
8 3 (13.64%) Oracle
8 3 (13.64%) QuickTest Pro
8 3 (13.64%) LoadRunner
8 3 (13.64%) Degree

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (18.18%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) HTTP
1 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
1 2 (9.09%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) Big Data
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (4.55%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Selenium
2 3 (13.64%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (13.64%) LoadRunner
2 3 (13.64%) JMeter
3 1 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 2 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Developer
1 8 (36.36%) Analyst
2 7 (31.82%) AWS Developer
3 6 (27.27%) Test Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Tester
4 4 (18.18%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Business Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Business Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Performance Tester
6 1 (4.55%) Agile Test Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Automation Tester
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Tester
6 1 (4.55%) Performance Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 12 (54.55%) Open Source
2 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.09%) Life Science
4 1 (4.55%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Linux
2 5 (22.73%) UNIX
3 3 (13.64%) Windows
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
4 2 (9.09%) Windows 8
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) Load Testing
2 12 (54.55%) Test Automation
3 7 (31.82%) Test Planning
4 6 (27.27%) Cyber Security
5 5 (22.73%) Test Strategy
6 4 (18.18%) Integration Testing
6 4 (18.18%) System Testing
6 4 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
6 4 (18.18%) Workflow
7 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (13.64%) Performance Testing
7 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
8 2 (9.09%) Automation Testing
8 2 (9.09%) Analytics
8 2 (9.09%) Data Management
8 2 (9.09%) Business Analysis
9 1 (4.55%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) Java
2 6 (27.27%) SQL
3 3 (13.64%) Python
4 2 (9.09%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) Security Cleared
2 6 (27.27%) SC Cleared
3 4 (18.18%) ISTQB
4 3 (13.64%) Degree
5 2 (9.09%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 2 (9.09%) ISEB
6 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (77.27%) QA
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
1 2 (9.09%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle
2 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
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