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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 108 120 103
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -17
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 29 35 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.51% 1.45% 1.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.78% 1.69% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 27 30 44
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
1625 2077 2019
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 84.68% 85.86% 84.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1400 1795 1647
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £70,000
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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +15 7 £50,000 +108.33% 1
Stevenage -14 3 £32,500 +4.00%
Bishop's Stortford - 2 £33,750 -
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £55,750 -
Royston -7 1 - -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £50,000 - 1
Test Scripting
East of England

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 37 (48.68%) HP
2 36 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (44.74%) Finance
4 33 (43.42%) SQL
5 31 (40.79%) Automation Testing
6 27 (35.53%) Selenium
7 26 (34.21%) HP UFT
8 21 (27.63%) QA
8 21 (27.63%) JIRA
9 20 (26.32%) Waterfall
10 19 (25.00%) Functional Testing
11 18 (23.68%) Test Automation
12 17 (22.37%) Test Management
12 17 (22.37%) User Acceptance Testing
13 15 (19.74%) Java
13 15 (19.74%) HP Quality Center
13 15 (19.74%) BDD
14 14 (18.42%) WebDriver
14 14 (18.42%) Non-Functional Testing
14 14 (18.42%) Cucumber
14 14 (18.42%) API Testing
14 14 (18.42%) ISEB
15 13 (17.11%) Change Management
15 13 (17.11%) VB
15 13 (17.11%) SOAP
15 13 (17.11%) SoapUI
15 13 (17.11%) REST
16 12 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
16 12 (15.79%) LoadRunner
16 12 (15.79%) Automated 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 6 (7.89%) WebLogic
2 4 (5.26%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (14.47%) MS Excel
2 9 (11.84%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (7.89%) SAP EHS
2 3 (3.95%) OpenText VIM for SAP
2 3 (3.95%) SAP CO
2 3 (3.95%) SAP FI
2 3 (3.95%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (3.95%) SAP PP
3 2 (2.63%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.95%) ATM
1 3 (3.95%) LAN
1 3 (3.95%) VoIP
1 3 (3.95%) WAN
2 1 (1.32%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.26%) Data Mining
1 4 (5.26%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.32%) Big Data
3 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 27 (35.53%) Selenium
2 26 (34.21%) HP UFT
3 21 (27.63%) JIRA
4 14 (18.42%) Cucumber
4 14 (18.42%) WebDriver
5 13 (17.11%) SoapUI
6 12 (15.79%) LoadRunner
7 6 (7.89%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (6.58%) ClearQuest
9 3 (3.95%) Subversion
10 2 (2.63%) JMeter
10 2 (2.63%) Ranorex
10 2 (2.63%) WATIR
11 1 (1.32%) Appium
11 1 (1.32%) Calabash
11 1 (1.32%) FitNesse
11 1 (1.32%) Git (software)
11 1 (1.32%) Jenkins
11 1 (1.32%) Robot Framework
11 1 (1.32%) TeamCity
General
1 34 (44.74%) Finance
2 9 (11.84%) Banking
2 9 (11.84%) Retail
3 6 (7.89%) Legal
4 4 (5.26%) Manufacturing
4 4 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.63%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.32%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 45 (59.21%) Analyst
2 40 (52.63%) Test Analyst
3 14 (18.42%) Automation Test Analyst
4 9 (11.84%) Tester
5 7 (9.21%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
6 5 (6.58%) IT Manager
7 4 (5.26%) Change Manager
7 4 (5.26%) IT Analyst
7 4 (5.26%) IT Project Manager
7 4 (5.26%) Project Manager
7 4 (5.26%) QA Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) QA Tester
7 4 (5.26%) Test Leader
8 3 (3.95%) Business Change Manager
8 3 (3.95%) Business Manager
8 3 (3.95%) QA Analyst
8 3 (3.95%) Service Analyst
8 3 (3.95%) Team Leader
8 3 (3.95%) Test Consultant
8 3 (3.95%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (17.11%) REST
1 13 (17.11%) SOAP
2 4 (5.26%) XML
3 1 (1.32%) J2EE
3 1 (1.32%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.58%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (6.58%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (6.58%) EPoS
1 5 (6.58%) NHS
2 2 (2.63%) Augmented Reality
2 2 (2.63%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.63%) Virtual Team
3 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.32%) iPad
3 1 (1.32%) iPhone
3 1 (1.32%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.84%) Unix
2 4 (5.26%) Windows
3 1 (1.32%) Android
3 1 (1.32%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (40.79%) Automation Testing
3 20 (26.32%) Waterfall
4 19 (25.00%) Functional Testing
5 18 (23.68%) Test Automation
6 17 (22.37%) Test Management
6 17 (22.37%) User Acceptance Testing
7 15 (19.74%) BDD
8 14 (18.42%) API Testing
8 14 (18.42%) Non-Functional Testing
9 13 (17.11%) Change Management
10 12 (15.79%) Automated Testing
10 12 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
10 12 (15.79%) Release Management
11 11 (14.47%) Software Testing
11 11 (14.47%) V-Model
12 9 (11.84%) Regression Testing
12 9 (11.84%) Test Planning
13 8 (10.53%) Agile Testing
13 8 (10.53%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 33 (43.42%) SQL
2 15 (19.74%) Java
3 13 (17.11%) VB
4 6 (7.89%) Shell Script
5 4 (5.26%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.63%) Perl
6 2 (2.63%) PHP
6 2 (2.63%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.63%) Python
6 2 (2.63%) VBScript
7 1 (1.32%) C#
7 1 (1.32%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (18.42%) ISEB
2 8 (10.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (7.89%) Degree
4 3 (3.95%) ACCA
4 3 (3.95%) CIMA
5 1 (1.32%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.32%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (27.63%) QA
2 1 (1.32%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (19.74%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 37 (48.68%) HP
2 11 (14.47%) Microsoft
3 9 (11.84%) Oracle
3 9 (11.84%) SAP
4 3 (3.95%) NCR
5 2 (2.63%) Rally
5 2 (2.63%) Sun
5 2 (2.63%) VMware
6 1 (1.32%) Apple
6 1 (1.32%) Xamarin
St. Albans
Streamline Connections Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Epson Europe BV
Salary: Competitive Salary plus benefits
Posted: 19 days ago