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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 103 126 94
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -32
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 35 23 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.74% 0.96% 2.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.02% 1.13% 2.93%
Number of salaries quoted 34 22 54
Median salary £36,250 £33,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.40% -20.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,550 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,800 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
1736 2027 1913
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 86.28% 84.71% 83.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1451 1753 1568
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 0 9 £50,000 +108.33% 1
St Albans +13 3 £45,000 +80.00%
Stevenage +4 2 £32,500 -
Bishop's Stortford - 2 £33,750 -
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £50,000 -
Royston -5 1 - -
Test Scripting
East of England

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 34 (53.97%) HP
1 34 (53.97%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (41.27%) Finance
3 25 (39.68%) SQL
4 24 (38.10%) Selenium
5 21 (33.33%) Automation Testing
6 20 (31.75%) HP UFT
7 19 (30.16%) ISEB
8 17 (26.98%) JIRA
8 17 (26.98%) Waterfall
9 16 (25.40%) Automated Testing
9 16 (25.40%) QA
10 15 (23.81%) Java
10 15 (23.81%) Non-Functional Testing
11 13 (20.63%) LoadRunner
11 13 (20.63%) Test Automation
12 12 (19.05%) HP Quality Center
12 12 (19.05%) Test Management
12 12 (19.05%) Release Management
12 12 (19.05%) Performance Testing
12 12 (19.05%) Functional Testing
13 11 (17.46%) Oracle
14 10 (15.87%) V-Model
14 10 (15.87%) Retail
14 10 (15.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 10 (15.87%) Test Planning
14 10 (15.87%) Cucumber
14 10 (15.87%) BDD
14 10 (15.87%) WebDriver
14 10 (15.87%) API Testing

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 9 (14.29%) WebLogic
2 7 (11.11%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.59%) IIS
3 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.52%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.35%) Data Mining
1 4 (6.35%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 24 (38.10%) Selenium
2 20 (31.75%) HP UFT
3 17 (26.98%) JIRA
4 13 (20.63%) LoadRunner
5 10 (15.87%) Cucumber
5 10 (15.87%) WebDriver
6 9 (14.29%) SoapUI
7 4 (6.35%) Robot Framework
8 3 (4.76%) ClearQuest
8 3 (4.76%) Subversion
8 3 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (3.17%) JMeter
9 2 (3.17%) Ranorex
9 2 (3.17%) WATIR
10 1 (1.59%) Appium
10 1 (1.59%) Calabash
10 1 (1.59%) FitNesse
10 1 (1.59%) Jenkins
10 1 (1.59%) TeamCity
10 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio
General
1 26 (41.27%) Finance
2 10 (15.87%) Retail
3 7 (11.11%) Banking
4 2 (3.17%) Legal
5 1 (1.59%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.59%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (61.90%) Analyst
2 37 (58.73%) Test Analyst
3 10 (15.87%) Automation Test Analyst
4 7 (11.11%) Test Leader
4 7 (11.11%) Tester
5 5 (7.94%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
6 4 (6.35%) IT Manager
6 4 (6.35%) IT Project Manager
6 4 (6.35%) Project Manager
6 4 (6.35%) QA Leader
6 4 (6.35%) Test Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) QA Analyst
7 3 (4.76%) QA Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Business Analyst
8 2 (3.17%) Financial Analyst
8 2 (3.17%) QA Test Analyst
8 2 (3.17%) QA Test Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) QA Tester
8 2 (3.17%) Senior Tester
8 2 (3.17%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.29%) REST
1 9 (14.29%) SOAP
2 2 (3.17%) Middleware
3 1 (1.59%) .NET
3 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.59%) CSS
3 1 (1.59%) HTML
3 1 (1.59%) jQuery
3 1 (1.59%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.70%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (7.94%) EPoS
3 2 (3.17%) Augmented Reality
3 2 (3.17%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.59%) iPad
4 1 (1.59%) iPhone
4 1 (1.59%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.59%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.11%) Unix
2 2 (3.17%) Windows
3 1 (1.59%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (53.97%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 17 (26.98%) Waterfall
4 16 (25.40%) Automated Testing
5 15 (23.81%) Non-Functional Testing
6 13 (20.63%) Test Automation
7 12 (19.05%) Functional Testing
7 12 (19.05%) Performance Testing
7 12 (19.05%) Release Management
7 12 (19.05%) Test Management
8 10 (15.87%) API Testing
8 10 (15.87%) BDD
8 10 (15.87%) Test Planning
8 10 (15.87%) V-Model
9 9 (14.29%) Regression Testing
10 8 (12.70%) Manual Testing
10 8 (12.70%) Software Testing
11 7 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (11.11%) Integration Testing
11 7 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (39.68%) SQL
2 15 (23.81%) Java
3 9 (14.29%) VB
4 5 (7.94%) JavaScript
5 4 (6.35%) Perl
5 4 (6.35%) Python
5 4 (6.35%) VBScript
6 3 (4.76%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.17%) PHP
7 2 (3.17%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.59%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (30.16%) ISEB
2 10 (15.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (6.35%) ISTQB
4 2 (3.17%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.17%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.59%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (25.40%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (19.05%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 34 (53.97%) HP
2 11 (17.46%) Oracle
3 7 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 6 (9.52%) NCR
5 3 (4.76%) SAP
6 2 (3.17%) Rally
6 2 (3.17%) Sun
6 2 (3.17%) VMware
7 1 (1.59%) VocaLink
Borehamwood
Hamilton Fraser
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago