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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 59 74 60
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -14
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 12 3 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 1.80% 0.45% 2.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.19% 0.55% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 14
Average salary £56,250 £28,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.89% -5.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,650 £24,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £43,600 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
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
548 548 527
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 82.16% 81.79% 77.05%
Number of salaries quoted 487 480 460
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 27 February 2015.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Guildford

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 18 (78.26%) Java
2 16 (69.57%) Load Testing
3 14 (60.87%) Test Automation
4 13 (56.52%) Open Source
4 13 (56.52%) QA
5 9 (39.13%) Test Planning
6 8 (34.78%) SQL
7 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (26.09%) Windows
8 4 (17.39%) JMeter
8 4 (17.39%) Oracle
8 4 (17.39%) QuickTest Pro
8 4 (17.39%) Degree
8 4 (17.39%) Cyber Security
8 4 (17.39%) Manual Testing
9 3 (13.04%) JIRA
9 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
9 3 (13.04%) Life Science
9 3 (13.04%) ISTQB
9 3 (13.04%) Performance Testing
9 3 (13.04%) LoadRunner
9 3 (13.04%) Linux
9 3 (13.04%) Python
9 3 (13.04%) PL/SQL
9 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
10 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
10 2 (8.70%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 2 (8.70%) Finance
10 2 (8.70%) Data Management
10 2 (8.70%) ISEB

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) HTTP
1 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
1 2 (8.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) JMeter
1 4 (17.39%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (13.04%) LoadRunner
2 3 (13.04%) JIRA
3 1 (4.35%) Selenium
3 1 (4.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (4.35%) Ant
General
1 2 (8.70%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Tester
3 5 (21.74%) Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Test Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Business Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Tester
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Business Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Automation Tester
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Performance Tester
6 1 (4.35%) Development Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Software Development Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Performance Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) Ajax
2 1 (4.35%) J2EE
2 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (56.52%) Open Source
2 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
2 3 (13.04%) Life Science
3 2 (8.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (4.35%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) Linux
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
3 2 (8.70%) Windows 8
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.35%) Mac OS X
4 1 (4.35%) Solaris
4 1 (4.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) Load Testing
2 14 (60.87%) Test Automation
3 9 (39.13%) Test Planning
4 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (17.39%) Cyber Security
5 4 (17.39%) Manual Testing
6 3 (13.04%) Performance Testing
6 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
7 2 (8.70%) Data Management
7 2 (8.70%) Business Analysis
7 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (8.70%) Analytics
8 1 (4.35%) Test Management
8 1 (4.35%) Automated Testing
8 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
8 1 (4.35%) Automation Testing
8 1 (4.35%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 18 (78.26%) Java
2 8 (34.78%) SQL
3 3 (13.04%) Python
3 3 (13.04%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
2 3 (13.04%) ISTQB
3 2 (8.70%) ISEB
3 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (56.52%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
1 2 (8.70%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
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