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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 91 136 105
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -31
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 52 22 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.38% 0.94% 1.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.82% 1.21% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 43 17 42
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £51,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
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
1842 1820 1996
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 84.34% 77.78% 79.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1482 1449 1602
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £67,500 £70,000
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 6 May 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 6 May 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 +17 26 £50,000 - 3
Royston - 9 £65,000 -
St Albans - 3 £27,500 - 1
Borehamwood - 2 £35,000 -
Hemel Hempstead +13 1 - - 1
Hertford - 1 £40,000 -
Test Scripting
East of England

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 (42.11%) Finance
2 39 (41.05%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (41.05%) SQL
3 31 (32.63%) Java
4 28 (29.47%) User Acceptance Testing
5 27 (28.42%) QA
5 27 (28.42%) Automation Testing
6 26 (27.37%) Degree
6 26 (27.37%) Unix
6 26 (27.37%) HP
7 25 (26.32%) HP UFT
8 24 (25.26%) JIRA
9 23 (24.21%) Microsoft
10 22 (23.16%) Selenium
10 22 (23.16%) HP Quality Center
11 20 (21.05%) Software Testing
12 19 (20.00%) Test Automation
12 19 (20.00%) Waterfall
13 17 (17.89%) Automated Testing
13 17 (17.89%) MS Excel
13 17 (17.89%) MS Office
14 16 (16.84%) SAP
14 16 (16.84%) Linux
14 16 (16.84%) Shell Script
15 14 (14.74%) LoadRunner
15 14 (14.74%) Oracle
15 14 (14.74%) Quality Management
15 14 (14.74%) Release Management
16 13 (13.68%) Computer Science
16 13 (13.68%) BDD

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 6 (6.32%) Apache
1 6 (6.32%) IIS
1 6 (6.32%) Tomcat
1 6 (6.32%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (17.89%) MS Excel
1 17 (17.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (8.42%) SAP EHS
2 4 (4.21%) OpenText VIM for SAP
2 4 (4.21%) SAP CO
2 4 (4.21%) SAP FI
2 4 (4.21%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (4.21%) SAP PP
3 1 (1.05%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.16%) LAN
1 3 (3.16%) VoIP
1 3 (3.16%) WAN
2 1 (1.05%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (1.05%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.58%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.42%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.21%) MySQL
4 2 (2.11%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.05%) Big Data
5 1 (1.05%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 25 (26.32%) HP UFT
2 24 (25.26%) JIRA
3 22 (23.16%) Selenium
4 14 (14.74%) LoadRunner
5 12 (12.63%) ClearQuest
5 12 (12.63%) WebDriver
6 7 (7.37%) Cucumber
6 7 (7.37%) SoapUI
7 4 (4.21%) Appium
7 4 (4.21%) JMeter
8 3 (3.16%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.05%) Ranorex
General
1 40 (42.11%) Finance
2 10 (10.53%) Manufacturing
3 9 (9.47%) Pharmaceutical
4 8 (8.42%) Legal
5 6 (6.32%) Banking
6 3 (3.16%) Retail
7 2 (2.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (44.21%) Analyst
2 31 (32.63%) Test Analyst
3 12 (12.63%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
4 11 (11.58%) Tester
5 9 (9.47%) Automation Test Analyst
6 8 (8.42%) Software Engineer
7 7 (7.37%) Consultant
7 7 (7.37%) Developer
7 7 (7.37%) Test Consultant
8 5 (5.26%) QA Tester
8 5 (5.26%) Software Analyst
8 5 (5.26%) Software Test Analyst
8 5 (5.26%) Test Automation Consultant
9 4 (4.21%) Android Engineer
9 4 (4.21%) Android Software Engineer
9 4 (4.21%) Automation Test Lead
9 4 (4.21%) Business Manager
9 4 (4.21%) Java Engineer
9 4 (4.21%) Test Automation Engineer
9 4 (4.21%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.58%) REST
1 11 (11.58%) SOAP
2 6 (6.32%) .NET
2 6 (6.32%) .NET Framework
2 6 (6.32%) J2EE
2 6 (6.32%) Middleware
3 5 (5.26%) XML
4 4 (4.21%) Gherkin
4 4 (4.21%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.68%) Computer Science
2 11 (11.58%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (8.42%) Embedded Systems
3 8 (8.42%) NHS
4 4 (4.21%) PMI
5 3 (3.16%) EPoS
6 1 (1.05%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (1.05%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 26 (27.37%) Unix
2 16 (16.84%) Linux
3 10 (10.53%) Windows
4 8 (8.42%) Android
4 8 (8.42%) Apple iOS
4 8 (8.42%) Embedded Linux
5 6 (6.32%) Windows Server
5 6 (6.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (6.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (41.05%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (29.47%) User Acceptance Testing
3 27 (28.42%) Automation Testing
4 20 (21.05%) Software Testing
5 19 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 19 (20.00%) Waterfall
6 17 (17.89%) Automated Testing
7 14 (14.74%) Quality Management
7 14 (14.74%) Release Management
8 13 (13.68%) BDD
8 13 (13.68%) Change Management
8 13 (13.68%) Functional Testing
9 12 (12.63%) Continuous Improvement
9 12 (12.63%) Non-Functional Testing
9 12 (12.63%) Test Management
10 11 (11.58%) ITIL
10 11 (11.58%) Time Management
11 10 (10.53%) Project Management
11 10 (10.53%) Validation
11 10 (10.53%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 39 (41.05%) SQL
2 31 (32.63%) Java
3 16 (16.84%) Shell Script
4 13 (13.68%) VB
5 8 (8.42%) C
5 8 (8.42%) C++
5 8 (8.42%) Embedded C
5 8 (8.42%) Embedded C++
6 5 (5.26%) C#
7 2 (2.11%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.05%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.05%) PHP
Qualifications
1 26 (27.37%) Degree
2 9 (9.47%) ISEB
3 6 (6.32%) SC Cleared
3 6 (6.32%) Security Cleared
4 5 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (4.21%) ACCA
5 4 (4.21%) CIMA
5 4 (4.21%) ISTQB
5 4 (4.21%) PMI Certification
6 2 (2.11%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (28.42%) QA
2 7 (7.37%) SLA
3 4 (4.21%) GMP
System Software
1 6 (6.32%) Active Directory
1 6 (6.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 22 (23.16%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (27.37%) HP
2 23 (24.21%) Microsoft
3 16 (16.84%) SAP
4 14 (14.74%) Oracle
5 9 (9.47%) Apple
6 6 (6.32%) IBM
6 6 (6.32%) VMware
7 1 (1.05%) Xamarin
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