The first table below looks at the demand for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 215 226 182
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -44
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 671 561 759
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.39% 1.27% 1.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.68% 1.56% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 559 502 670
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £34,050 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
39863 35948 40924
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 82.61% 81.38% 79.24%
Number of salaries quoted 33126 29826 35485
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Test Scripting
England

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in London

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in London

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in London

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the London region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in London

Test Scripting
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the London region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +39 197 £47,500 - 27
Bromley - 12 £47,500 - 2
Croydon -3 7 £52,500 +133.33% 1
Uxbridge +4 5 £29,000 -35.55%
Wembley - 4 - -
Canary Wharf -1 2 - -
Docklands, London -4 2 £43,000 -14.00%
Kingston Upon Thames -7 2 £37,500 +44.23%
West Drayton - 2 £45,000 -
Harrow - 2 £33,750 -
Hammersmith -6 1 - -
Mitcham - 1 £44,000 -
Teddington - 1 £38,500 -
Twickenham - 1 £57,500 -
Test Scripting
England

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 594 (43.39%) QA
2 473 (34.55%) Finance
3 456 (33.31%) Selenium
4 418 (30.53%) SQL
5 388 (28.34%) Agile Software Development
6 307 (22.43%) User Acceptance Testing
7 292 (21.33%) Java
8 259 (18.92%) Automated Testing
8 259 (18.92%) Degree
9 239 (17.46%) Test Automation
10 231 (16.87%) ISEB
11 219 (16.00%) C#
12 216 (15.78%) Software Testing
13 214 (15.63%) TDD
13 214 (15.63%) BDD
14 212 (15.49%) Test Strategy
14 212 (15.49%) Scrum
15 211 (15.41%) .NET
16 183 (13.37%) Performance Testing
17 181 (13.22%) Cucumber
17 181 (13.22%) Regression Testing
18 172 (12.56%) WebDriver
19 168 (12.27%) Windows
20 163 (11.91%) Microsoft
21 161 (11.76%) Banking
21 161 (11.76%) Manual Testing
22 160 (11.69%) Automation Testing
23 158 (11.54%) QuickTest Pro
24 154 (11.25%) JavaScript
25 146 (10.66%) Web Services

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 63 (4.60%) SharePoint
2 22 (1.61%) SharePoint Server
3 20 (1.46%) Tomcat
4 19 (1.39%) IIS
4 19 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
5 17 (1.24%) WebSphere
6 14 (1.02%) Apache Solr
7 10 (0.73%) LiveLink
8 9 (0.66%) CMS
8 9 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
9 8 (0.58%) Adobe CQ
9 8 (0.58%) Commerce Server
10 7 (0.51%) Confluence
11 6 (0.44%) GlassFish
11 6 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
11 6 (0.44%) MS Exchange
12 5 (0.37%) Documentum
13 4 (0.29%) ColdFusion
13 4 (0.29%) Alfresco
13 4 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 83 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 34 (2.48%) MS Office
3 29 (2.12%) MS PowerPoint
4 26 (1.90%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.58%) MS Project
6 4 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.22%) Stata
7 3 (0.22%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 22 (1.61%) Magento
2 11 (0.80%) JDE OneWorld
3 10 (0.73%) Oracle EBS
4 8 (0.58%) Dynamics NAV
4 8 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (0.58%) Fredhopper
5 6 (0.44%) Temenos T24
5 6 (0.44%) Oracle Applications
6 5 (0.37%) Oracle CRM
6 5 (0.37%) Oracle Financials
6 5 (0.37%) PeopleSoft Financials
7 4 (0.29%) Tridion
7 4 (0.29%) SimCorp Dimension
8 3 (0.22%) LatentZero
8 3 (0.22%) Sentinel
8 3 (0.22%) Summit
8 3 (0.22%) Kondor+
9 2 (0.15%) Oracle EBS R12
9 2 (0.15%) Cordys
9 2 (0.15%) Oracle iStore
Cloud Services
1 27 (1.97%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (1.90%) SaaS
3 13 (0.95%) Basecamp
4 11 (0.80%) Heroku
5 2 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.073%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 34 (2.48%) Internet
2 24 (1.75%) TCP/IP
3 16 (1.17%) HTTP
4 12 (0.88%) LAN
5 10 (0.73%) Intranet
6 7 (0.51%) 3G
6 7 (0.51%) HTTPS
7 6 (0.44%) DNS
7 6 (0.44%) Firewall
7 6 (0.44%) Wireless
8 5 (0.37%) SSL
8 5 (0.37%) LDAP
9 4 (0.29%) WAN
10 3 (0.22%) SMS
10 3 (0.22%) SAN
10 3 (0.22%) FTP
10 3 (0.22%) Wireshark
11 2 (0.15%) SIGTRAN
11 2 (0.15%) tcpdump
11 2 (0.15%) snoop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 140 (10.23%) SQL Server
2 86 (6.28%) Relational Database
3 43 (3.14%) MySQL
4 26 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 25 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
6 24 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
7 20 (1.46%) Big Data
8 18 (1.31%) RDBMS
8 18 (1.31%) Oracle Database
9 16 (1.17%) MongoDB
10 15 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
10 15 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
11 12 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 12 (0.88%) Hazelcast
11 12 (0.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 12 (0.88%) Amazon Redshift
12 10 (0.73%) QlikView
12 10 (0.73%) DB2
13 8 (0.58%) Oracle ODI
14 6 (0.44%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 456 (33.31%) Selenium
2 181 (13.22%) Cucumber
3 172 (12.56%) WebDriver
4 158 (11.54%) QuickTest Pro
5 145 (10.59%) JIRA
6 84 (6.14%) Team Foundation Server
7 81 (5.92%) JMeter
8 79 (5.77%) SoapUI
8 79 (5.77%) Jenkins
9 76 (5.55%) LoadRunner
10 72 (5.26%) JUnit
11 70 (5.11%) Subversion
12 69 (5.04%) NUnit
13 67 (4.89%) Visual Studio
14 56 (4.09%) Hudson
15 49 (3.58%) SpecFlow
16 44 (3.21%) Git (software)
17 41 (2.99%) WATIR
18 39 (2.85%) Robotium
19 37 (2.70%) Calabash
General
1 473 (34.55%) Finance
2 161 (11.76%) Banking
3 104 (7.60%) Retail
4 52 (3.80%) Back Office
5 47 (3.43%) Investment Banking
6 39 (2.85%) Telecoms
7 38 (2.78%) Front Office
7 38 (2.78%) Games
8 24 (1.75%) Marketing
8 24 (1.75%) Financial Institution
9 23 (1.68%) Publishing
10 19 (1.39%) Law
11 12 (0.88%) Advertising
12 11 (0.80%) Retail Banking
13 9 (0.66%) Music Industry
14 8 (0.58%) Legal
14 8 (0.58%) Electronics
15 6 (0.44%) Manufacturing
16 4 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
17 3 (0.22%) Billing
Job Titles
1 609 (44.49%) Analyst
2 313 (22.86%) Test Analyst
3 209 (15.27%) Business Analyst
4 201 (14.68%) Tester
5 160 (11.69%) QA Engineer
6 151 (11.03%) Developer
7 116 (8.47%) QA Analyst
8 91 (6.65%) Test Engineer
9 85 (6.21%) Test Leader
10 84 (6.14%) Senior Analyst
11 66 (4.82%) Test Manager
12 62 (4.53%) Senior Test Analyst
13 58 (4.24%) Automation Engineer
14 56 (4.09%) Consultant
14 56 (4.09%) QA Tester
15 54 (3.94%) Systems Analyst
16 50 (3.65%) Automation Analyst
17 49 (3.58%) Business Systems Analyst
18 45 (3.29%) QA Test Analyst
19 41 (2.99%) QA Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 211 (15.41%) .NET
2 146 (10.66%) Web Services
3 121 (8.84%) XML
4 114 (8.33%) HTML
5 101 (7.38%) CSS
6 92 (6.72%) SOAP
7 90 (6.57%) REST
8 71 (5.19%) Gherkin
9 53 (3.87%) jQuery
10 50 (3.65%) .NET Framework
11 46 (3.36%) WCF
11 46 (3.36%) CSS3
12 42 (3.07%) RESTful
13 39 (2.85%) ASP.NET
14 38 (2.78%) HTML5
15 35 (2.56%) Backbone.js
16 31 (2.26%) JSON
17 27 (1.97%) AngularJS
18 24 (1.75%) LINQ
19 23 (1.68%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 111 (8.11%) Mobile App
2 82 (5.99%) Management Information System
3 79 (5.77%) Open Source
4 74 (5.41%) Computer Science
5 58 (4.24%) Fixed Income
6 56 (4.09%) Equities
7 42 (3.07%) Blackberry
8 41 (2.99%) Client/Server
9 26 (1.90%) Derivative
9 26 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
10 21 (1.53%) Hedge funds
11 19 (1.39%) Mathematics
12 18 (1.31%) Mainframe
13 17 (1.24%) AS400
14 12 (0.88%) Physics
14 12 (0.88%) Mobile Banking
15 10 (0.73%) Online Games
16 9 (0.66%) iPad
17 8 (0.58%) Video on Demand
17 8 (0.58%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 168 (12.27%) Windows
2 110 (8.04%) Android
3 104 (7.60%) Apple iOS
4 89 (6.50%) Linux
5 48 (3.51%) UNIX
6 11 (0.80%) Windows Phone
7 10 (0.73%) Windows 7
8 8 (0.58%) Windows 8
8 8 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (0.51%) Windows XP
9 7 (0.51%) Windows Mobile
10 6 (0.44%) Mac OS
11 5 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (0.37%) Windows Vista
11 5 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.15%) Solaris
13 1 (0.073%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 388 (28.34%) Agile Software Development
2 307 (22.43%) User Acceptance Testing
3 259 (18.92%) Automated Testing
4 239 (17.46%) Test Automation
5 216 (15.78%) Software Testing
6 214 (15.63%) TDD
6 214 (15.63%) BDD
7 212 (15.49%) Scrum
7 212 (15.49%) Test Strategy
8 183 (13.37%) Performance Testing
9 181 (13.22%) Regression Testing
10 161 (11.76%) Manual Testing
11 160 (11.69%) Automation Testing
12 145 (10.59%) Business Analysis
13 137 (10.01%) E-Commerce
14 115 (8.40%) User Stories
15 110 (8.04%) Integration Testing
16 103 (7.52%) Project Management
17 102 (7.45%) Software Engineering
18 97 (7.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 418 (30.53%) SQL
2 292 (21.33%) Java
3 219 (16.00%) C#
4 154 (11.25%) JavaScript
5 101 (7.38%) Ruby
6 71 (5.19%) Python
7 60 (4.38%) PHP
8 57 (4.16%) VB
9 52 (3.80%) T-SQL
10 44 (3.21%) C++
11 33 (2.41%) VBScript
12 25 (1.83%) C
13 24 (1.75%) Groovy
14 21 (1.53%) PL/SQL
15 18 (1.31%) Perl
16 14 (1.02%) PowerShell
16 14 (1.02%) TypeScript
17 13 (0.95%) CoffeeScript
18 12 (0.88%) VB.NET
19 9 (0.66%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 259 (18.92%) Degree
2 231 (16.87%) ISEB
3 131 (9.57%) ISTQB
4 39 (2.85%) Security Cleared
5 23 (1.68%) SC Cleared
6 16 (1.17%) HND
7 15 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (0.73%) ISEB Practitioner
9 6 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 6 (0.44%) HP ASE
10 3 (0.22%) PhD
11 2 (0.15%) CEH
11 2 (0.15%) OSCP
11 2 (0.15%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.073%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 594 (43.39%) QA
2 20 (1.46%) SLA
3 18 (1.31%) Dodd-Frank
4 15 (1.10%) EMIR
5 13 (0.95%) UCITS
6 6 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (0.37%) ISO 9000
8 3 (0.22%) Basel III
9 2 (0.15%) Solvency II
9 2 (0.15%) FATCA
9 2 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 1 (0.073%) MiFID
10 1 (0.073%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 1 (0.073%) COREP
10 1 (0.073%) FINREP
System Software
1 9 (0.66%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.51%) XenApp
3 1 (0.073%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.073%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.073%) HDFS
3 1 (0.073%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 122 (8.91%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (0.51%) Tivoli
3 6 (0.44%) HP SIM
3 6 (0.44%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (0.15%) Nessus
5 1 (0.073%) Oozie
5 1 (0.073%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.073%) Puppet
5 1 (0.073%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 163 (11.91%) Microsoft
2 132 (9.64%) Oracle
3 113 (8.25%) HP
4 36 (2.63%) IBM
5 29 (2.12%) SAP
6 24 (1.75%) Citrix
7 18 (1.31%) Cognos
7 18 (1.31%) Adobe
8 16 (1.17%) Bloomberg
9 14 (1.02%) Charles River
9 14 (1.02%) Lotus
10 13 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
11 12 (0.88%) Business Objects
11 12 (0.88%) Capita
11 12 (0.88%) Endeca
11 12 (0.88%) Jaspersoft
12 10 (0.73%) OpenLink
13 9 (0.66%) hybris
14 8 (0.58%) ATG
14 8 (0.58%) Open Text
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £80,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus (20%) + Pension + health etc
Posted: 21 hours ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus + Pension + Health etc
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bromley, Kent
JM
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + pension+bonus+benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
LA International
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 5% bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Barnet, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 5% Bonus and other benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum 20% company bonus + pension + 25 days holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £38,000 to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hofmann Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45000 - 75000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits (BONUS)
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £50k per year
Posted: 3 days ago