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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 60 71 77
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +6
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 14 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 2.30% 1.17% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.77% 1.62% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 8
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +29.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £30,100 £32,050
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £52,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average 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
505 555 611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 83.06% 72.08% 79.66%
Number of salaries quoted 444 483 560
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 22 September 2014.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Guildford

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 17 (56.67%) Java
1 17 (56.67%) SQL
2 14 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (46.67%) ISEB
2 14 (46.67%) Test Automation
3 13 (43.33%) Load Testing
4 11 (36.67%) Degree
4 11 (36.67%) QuickTest Pro
4 11 (36.67%) Linux
4 11 (36.67%) Windows
4 11 (36.67%) PL/SQL
4 11 (36.67%) ISTQB
5 10 (33.33%) JMeter
5 10 (33.33%) Open Source
6 9 (30.00%) System Testing
6 9 (30.00%) MySQL
6 9 (30.00%) Oracle
7 8 (26.67%) LoadRunner
7 8 (26.67%) Performance Testing
8 7 (23.33%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (23.33%) Computer Science
8 7 (23.33%) Oracle Database
8 7 (23.33%) Python
8 7 (23.33%) Finance
8 7 (23.33%) Configuration Management
9 6 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (20.00%) Telecoms
9 6 (20.00%) ITIL
9 6 (20.00%) Problem Management
10 5 (16.67%) CMDB

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (3.33%) HTTP
2 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) MySQL
2 7 (23.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (23.33%) Oracle Database
3 3 (10.00%) Apache Accumulo
3 3 (10.00%) Big Data
3 3 (10.00%) Hadoop
4 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (36.67%) QuickTest Pro
2 10 (33.33%) JMeter
3 8 (26.67%) LoadRunner
4 5 (16.67%) Selenium
5 3 (10.00%) JIRA
6 2 (6.67%) Toad
6 2 (6.67%) Ant
6 2 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (3.33%) SoapUI
7 1 (3.33%) WebDriver
7 1 (3.33%) NUnit
7 1 (3.33%) JUnit
General
1 7 (23.33%) Finance
2 6 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (53.33%) Tester
2 7 (23.33%) Performance Tester
3 6 (20.00%) Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Hardware Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Hardware Support Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Senior Tester
6 3 (10.00%) Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Test Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Junior Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Automation Tester
7 1 (3.33%) Automation Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Automated Test Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Automated Tester
7 1 (3.33%) Development Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Junior Test Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Performance Tester
7 1 (3.33%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) Web Services
2 2 (6.67%) J2EE
3 1 (3.33%) Ajax
3 1 (3.33%) SOAP
3 1 (3.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Open Source
2 7 (23.33%) Computer Science
3 5 (16.67%) CMDB
4 4 (13.33%) Life Science
5 2 (6.67%) Visualisation
5 2 (6.67%) Mathematics
5 2 (6.67%) Chemistry
5 2 (6.67%) Biology
6 1 (3.33%) SWIFT
6 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
6 1 (3.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 11 (36.67%) Linux
1 11 (36.67%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Mac OS X
2 2 (6.67%) UNIX
2 2 (6.67%) Solaris
3 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (46.67%) Test Automation
2 13 (43.33%) Load Testing
3 9 (30.00%) System Testing
4 8 (26.67%) Performance Testing
5 7 (23.33%) Configuration Management
6 6 (20.00%) ITIL
6 6 (20.00%) Problem Management
7 4 (13.33%) Test Management
7 4 (13.33%) Cyber Security
8 3 (10.00%) Manual Testing
8 3 (10.00%) Automated Testing
8 3 (10.00%) Information Security
9 2 (6.67%) Scrum
9 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
9 2 (6.67%) Software Testing
9 2 (6.67%) V-Model
9 2 (6.67%) Waterfall
9 2 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (6.67%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 17 (56.67%) Java
1 17 (56.67%) SQL
2 11 (36.67%) PL/SQL
3 7 (23.33%) Python
4 2 (6.67%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.33%) C#
5 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (46.67%) ISEB
2 11 (36.67%) Degree
2 11 (36.67%) ISTQB
3 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 4 (13.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (10.00%) DV Cleared
5 3 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
7 1 (3.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) vSphere
1 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) Oracle
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.67%) HP
4 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
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