The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 106 123 120
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -3
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 28 35 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.38% 1.45% 1.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.63% 1.76% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 25 25 32
Median salary £50,000 £35,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -24.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £21,500 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +4.28%
Test Scripting
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1723 1994 2155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 84.75% 82.50% 81.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1429 1612 1767
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £67,500
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 Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Hertfordshire region.

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Test Scripting
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford +22 16 £50,000 +108.33%
Welwyn Garden City - 3 £55,000 -
Hemel Hempstead +17 2 - - 1
Borehamwood +12 1 £35,000 -
Stevenage -13 1 - -
Hertford - 1 £40,000 -
Test Scripting
East of England

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 40 (47.06%) SQL
2 34 (40.00%) Finance
3 32 (37.65%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (34.12%) HP
5 28 (32.94%) QA
6 26 (30.59%) Automation Testing
7 25 (29.41%) HP UFT
8 24 (28.24%) Java
8 24 (28.24%) JIRA
8 24 (28.24%) User Acceptance Testing
8 24 (28.24%) HP Quality Center
9 23 (27.06%) Waterfall
9 23 (27.06%) Unix
10 21 (24.71%) Test Automation
11 19 (22.35%) Microsoft
11 19 (22.35%) Software Testing
12 18 (21.18%) Test Management
12 18 (21.18%) Functional Testing
13 17 (20.00%) Selenium
13 17 (20.00%) SAP
14 16 (18.82%) VB
15 15 (17.65%) MS Excel
15 15 (17.65%) MS Office
15 15 (17.65%) Shell Script
15 15 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
16 14 (16.47%) BDD
16 14 (16.47%) Degree
16 14 (16.47%) Quality Management
16 14 (16.47%) Change Management
17 13 (15.29%) Release Management

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 4 (4.71%) Apache
1 4 (4.71%) IIS
1 4 (4.71%) Tomcat
1 4 (4.71%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (17.65%) MS Excel
1 15 (17.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (9.41%) SAP EHS
2 4 (4.71%) OpenText VIM for SAP
2 4 (4.71%) SAP CO
2 4 (4.71%) SAP FI
2 4 (4.71%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (4.71%) SAP PP
3 2 (2.35%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.53%) LAN
1 3 (3.53%) VoIP
1 3 (3.53%) WAN
2 1 (1.18%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.71%) Data Mining
2 4 (4.71%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.35%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.18%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 25 (29.41%) HP UFT
2 24 (28.24%) JIRA
3 17 (20.00%) Selenium
4 13 (15.29%) LoadRunner
4 13 (15.29%) WebDriver
5 12 (14.12%) Cucumber
5 12 (14.12%) SoapUI
6 11 (12.94%) ClearQuest
7 3 (3.53%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (2.35%) Ranorex
General
1 34 (40.00%) Finance
2 10 (11.76%) Manufacturing
3 9 (10.59%) Pharmaceutical
3 9 (10.59%) Retail
4 8 (9.41%) Banking
4 8 (9.41%) Legal
5 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 46 (54.12%) Analyst
2 37 (43.53%) Test Analyst
3 14 (16.47%) Automation Test Analyst
4 11 (12.94%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
5 9 (10.59%) Tester
6 7 (8.24%) Consultant
6 7 (8.24%) Test Consultant
7 6 (7.06%) Developer
8 5 (5.88%) Change Manager
8 5 (5.88%) Software Analyst
8 5 (5.88%) Software Test Analyst
8 5 (5.88%) Test Automation Consultant
9 4 (4.71%) Applications Developer
9 4 (4.71%) Applications Support
9 4 (4.71%) Business Change Manager
9 4 (4.71%) Business Manager
9 4 (4.71%) Business Systems Analyst
9 4 (4.71%) IT Analyst
9 4 (4.71%) IT Manager
9 4 (4.71%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (14.12%) REST
1 12 (14.12%) SOAP
2 6 (7.06%) J2EE
3 4 (4.71%) .NET
3 4 (4.71%) .NET Framework
3 4 (4.71%) Middleware
3 4 (4.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (9.41%) NHS
3 6 (7.06%) EPoS
4 4 (4.71%) PMI
5 2 (2.35%) Augmented Reality
5 2 (2.35%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.18%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.18%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.18%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 23 (27.06%) Unix
2 7 (8.24%) Windows
3 6 (7.06%) Linux
4 4 (4.71%) Windows Server
4 4 (4.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (4.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (37.65%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (30.59%) Automation Testing
3 24 (28.24%) User Acceptance Testing
4 23 (27.06%) Waterfall
5 21 (24.71%) Test Automation
6 19 (22.35%) Software Testing
7 18 (21.18%) Functional Testing
7 18 (21.18%) Test Management
8 15 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
9 14 (16.47%) BDD
9 14 (16.47%) Change Management
9 14 (16.47%) Quality Management
10 13 (15.29%) Release Management
11 12 (14.12%) API Testing
11 12 (14.12%) Non-Functional Testing
12 11 (12.94%) Validation
13 10 (11.76%) Automated Testing
13 10 (11.76%) Project Management
14 9 (10.59%) ITIL
14 9 (10.59%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (47.06%) SQL
2 24 (28.24%) Java
3 16 (18.82%) VB
4 15 (17.65%) Shell Script
5 4 (4.71%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.35%) PHP
6 2 (2.35%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.18%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (16.47%) Degree
2 8 (9.41%) ISEB
2 8 (9.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.88%) Security Cleared
4 4 (4.71%) ACCA
4 4 (4.71%) CIMA
4 4 (4.71%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (32.94%) QA
2 5 (5.88%) SLA
3 4 (4.71%) GMP
System Software
1 4 (4.71%) Active Directory
1 4 (4.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 24 (28.24%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 29 (34.12%) HP
2 19 (22.35%) Microsoft
3 17 (20.00%) SAP
4 12 (14.12%) Oracle
5 4 (4.71%) IBM
5 4 (4.71%) VMware
6 1 (1.18%) Apple
6 1 (1.18%) Xamarin
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