The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 257 213 233
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +20
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 508 706 550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.14% 1.44% 1.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.33% 1.70% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 426 593 496
Average salary £45,500 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.21% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +4.47%
Test Scripting
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 London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38094 41546 36997
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 85.46% 84.81% 83.89%
Number of salaries quoted 31996 34545 30786
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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 -22 140 £42,500 -10.52% 28
Ealing - 3 £55,000 -
Feltham - 3 £20,000 -
Hammersmith +5 2 £35,000 -
Chessington - 2 £35,000 -
Wimbledon - 1 - -
Romford - 1 £41,000 -
Teddington - 1 £23,500 -
Test Scripting
England

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

1 487 (48.36%) QA
2 423 (42.01%) Agile Software Development
3 373 (37.04%) Selenium
4 338 (33.57%) SQL
5 320 (31.78%) Finance
6 280 (27.81%) Java
7 204 (20.26%) Automated Testing
8 202 (20.06%) C#
9 193 (19.17%) User Acceptance Testing
10 186 (18.47%) BDD
10 186 (18.47%) ISEB
10 186 (18.47%) Scrum
11 183 (18.17%) Test Automation
12 177 (17.58%) WebDriver
13 172 (17.08%) Manual Testing
14 154 (15.29%) Test Strategy
15 139 (13.80%) SDLC
16 138 (13.70%) Banking
17 132 (13.11%) Degree
18 130 (12.91%) Software Testing
19 126 (12.51%) Analytical Skills
20 125 (12.41%) Project Management
20 125 (12.41%) JIRA
21 124 (12.31%) JavaScript
21 124 (12.31%) .NET
22 123 (12.21%) ISTQB
22 123 (12.21%) TDD
23 122 (12.12%) Regression Testing
23 122 (12.12%) Cucumber
23 122 (12.12%) Automation Testing

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 29 (2.88%) SharePoint
2 22 (2.18%) IIS
3 14 (1.39%) Apache Solr
4 13 (1.29%) CMS
5 12 (1.19%) WebSphere
6 9 (0.89%) ArcGIS
6 9 (0.89%) WebSphere Application Server
6 9 (0.89%) WebSphere Portal
7 5 (0.50%) Tomcat
8 4 (0.40%) WebLogic
8 4 (0.40%) WordPress
9 3 (0.30%) Confluence
9 3 (0.30%) JBoss
9 3 (0.30%) Apache
9 3 (0.30%) MS Exchange
9 3 (0.30%) SAS
9 3 (0.30%) Drupal
10 1 (0.099%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.099%) Tuxedo
10 1 (0.099%) FileNet
Applications
1 82 (8.14%) MS Excel
2 35 (3.48%) MS Office
3 26 (2.58%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.30%) MS Project
6 1 (0.099%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.099%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.099%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.099%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 16 (1.59%) Oracle Utilities
2 11 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (0.79%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.50%) JDE OneWorld
5 4 (0.40%) SimCorp Dimension
5 4 (0.40%) thinkFolio
6 3 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.20%) Dynamics GP
7 2 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.20%) SAP CRM
7 2 (0.20%) Global One
7 2 (0.20%) Summit
7 2 (0.20%) Markit EDM
7 2 (0.20%) Oracle Retail
8 1 (0.099%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.099%) SAP Retail
8 1 (0.099%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.099%) Oracle 11i
8 1 (0.099%) SAP R/3
8 1 (0.099%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 28 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (2.68%) SaaS
3 3 (0.30%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.30%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.20%) Office 365
5 1 (0.099%) IaaS
5 1 (0.099%) PaaS
5 1 (0.099%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 37 (3.67%) HTTP
2 14 (1.39%) Internet
3 9 (0.89%) Unified Communications
4 4 (0.40%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.30%) Wireless
6 1 (0.099%) LDAP
6 1 (0.099%) Firewall
6 1 (0.099%) VPN
6 1 (0.099%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.099%) SSL
6 1 (0.099%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (10.63%) SQL Server
2 45 (4.47%) Data Warehouse
3 42 (4.17%) Relational Database
4 21 (2.09%) MySQL
5 15 (1.49%) MS Access
5 15 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
6 14 (1.39%) Oracle ODI
6 14 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
7 12 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 12 (1.19%) Big Data
7 12 (1.19%) DB2
8 11 (1.09%) Oracle Database
9 10 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (0.79%) Oracle OLAP
10 8 (0.79%) QlikView
10 8 (0.79%) OLAP
10 8 (0.79%) OLTP
10 8 (0.79%) RDBMS
11 7 (0.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 373 (37.04%) Selenium
2 177 (17.58%) WebDriver
3 125 (12.41%) JIRA
4 122 (12.12%) Cucumber
5 69 (6.85%) JUnit
6 68 (6.75%) HP UFT
7 66 (6.55%) SpecFlow
8 54 (5.36%) Visual Studio
9 52 (5.16%) JMeter
10 51 (5.06%) Jenkins
11 50 (4.97%) SoapUI
12 47 (4.67%) Team Foundation Server
12 47 (4.67%) Eclipse
13 42 (4.17%) LoadRunner
14 38 (3.77%) JBehave
15 37 (3.67%) Maven
16 35 (3.48%) TestNG
17 34 (3.38%) FitNesse
18 31 (3.08%) TeamCity
19 30 (2.98%) NUnit
General
1 320 (31.78%) Finance
2 138 (13.70%) Banking
3 69 (6.85%) Retail
4 53 (5.26%) Games
5 39 (3.87%) Investment Banking
6 26 (2.58%) Billing
6 26 (2.58%) Telecoms
6 26 (2.58%) Law
7 24 (2.38%) Back Office
8 19 (1.89%) Financial Institution
9 17 (1.69%) Legal
10 16 (1.59%) Advertising
11 14 (1.39%) Publishing
12 12 (1.19%) Front Office
12 12 (1.19%) Polish Language
13 11 (1.09%) Retail Banking
13 11 (1.09%) Marketing
13 11 (1.09%) Manufacturing
14 8 (0.79%) French Language
14 8 (0.79%) German Language
Job Titles
1 402 (39.92%) Analyst
2 216 (21.45%) Test Analyst
3 175 (17.38%) Tester
4 128 (12.71%) Business Analyst
5 101 (10.03%) QA Engineer
6 85 (8.44%) Developer
7 79 (7.85%) QA Analyst
8 67 (6.65%) Consultant
9 56 (5.56%) Test Engineer
10 54 (5.36%) Senior Analyst
11 49 (4.87%) Software Tester
11 49 (4.87%) Software Engineer
12 48 (4.77%) QA Tester
13 47 (4.67%) Test Leader
14 42 (4.17%) Automation Tester
15 37 (3.67%) Senior Tester
16 36 (3.57%) QA Leader
17 33 (3.28%) Senior QA Engineer
18 31 (3.08%) Automation Analyst
19 28 (2.78%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (12.31%) .NET
2 95 (9.43%) HTML
3 90 (8.94%) XML
4 64 (6.36%) Web Services
5 58 (5.76%) Gherkin
6 46 (4.57%) CSS
7 38 (3.77%) SOAP
8 30 (2.98%) jQuery
9 27 (2.68%) ASP.NET
10 21 (2.09%) .NET Framework
10 21 (2.09%) RESTful
11 20 (1.99%) AngularJS
12 19 (1.89%) Backbone.js
13 17 (1.69%) WCF
14 16 (1.59%) FIX Protocol
14 16 (1.59%) ASP.NET MVC
15 14 (1.39%) LINQ
15 14 (1.39%) ASP.NET MVC 2
15 14 (1.39%) Entity Framework
15 14 (1.39%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 126 (12.51%) Analytical Skills
2 53 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 48 (4.77%) Management Information System
4 41 (4.07%) Mobile App
5 36 (3.57%) User Experience
6 26 (2.58%) Derivative
7 25 (2.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 24 (2.38%) Fixed Income
8 24 (2.38%) Equities
9 21 (2.09%) Blog
10 19 (1.89%) Client/Server
11 16 (1.59%) iPad
12 15 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
12 15 (1.49%) Online Gambling
13 14 (1.39%) iPhone
14 11 (1.09%) Replication
15 10 (0.99%) Data Centre
16 9 (0.89%) Mobile Banking
16 9 (0.89%) Mathematics
17 7 (0.70%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 83 (8.24%) Windows
2 60 (5.96%) Linux
3 52 (5.16%) UNIX
4 41 (4.07%) Android
5 33 (3.28%) Apple iOS
6 21 (2.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (0.89%) Windows 7
7 9 (0.89%) Windows XP
7 9 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (0.89%) Windows Vista
8 8 (0.79%) Windows 8
8 8 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.40%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.30%) Windows 2000
11 2 (0.20%) AIX
12 1 (0.099%) Solaris
12 1 (0.099%) FreeBSD
12 1 (0.099%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 423 (42.01%) Agile Software Development
2 204 (20.26%) Automated Testing
3 193 (19.17%) User Acceptance Testing
4 186 (18.47%) BDD
4 186 (18.47%) Scrum
5 183 (18.17%) Test Automation
6 172 (17.08%) Manual Testing
7 154 (15.29%) Test Strategy
8 139 (13.80%) SDLC
9 130 (12.91%) Software Testing
10 125 (12.41%) Project Management
11 123 (12.21%) TDD
12 122 (12.12%) Regression Testing
12 122 (12.12%) Automation Testing
13 117 (11.62%) Integration Testing
14 111 (11.02%) Business Analysis
15 104 (10.33%) Performance Testing
15 104 (10.33%) User Stories
16 101 (10.03%) Continuous Integration
17 92 (9.14%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 338 (33.57%) SQL
2 280 (27.81%) Java
3 202 (20.06%) C#
4 124 (12.31%) JavaScript
5 45 (4.47%) C++
6 41 (4.07%) Ruby
7 39 (3.87%) Python
8 37 (3.67%) T-SQL
9 29 (2.88%) PHP
10 27 (2.68%) C
11 26 (2.58%) VB
12 15 (1.49%) VBScript
13 14 (1.39%) TypeScript
14 10 (0.99%) Perl
15 8 (0.79%) PHP5
16 7 (0.70%) PL/SQL
16 7 (0.70%) Objective-C
17 6 (0.60%) ABAP
17 6 (0.60%) Scala
18 5 (0.50%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 186 (18.47%) ISEB
2 132 (13.11%) Degree
3 123 (12.21%) ISTQB
4 82 (8.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 36 (3.57%) Security Cleared
6 19 (1.89%) PMP
6 19 (1.89%) PMI Certification
7 17 (1.69%) DV Cleared
8 15 (1.49%) SC Cleared
9 10 (0.99%) CISA
9 10 (0.99%) CISSP
10 9 (0.89%) IBM Certification
11 8 (0.79%) HP ASE
12 7 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (0.60%) ISEB Practitioner
14 4 (0.40%) HND
14 4 (0.40%) MCSE
14 4 (0.40%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
15 3 (0.30%) MCSA
16 2 (0.20%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 487 (48.36%) QA
2 6 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (0.60%) Data Quality
3 5 (0.50%) SLA
4 2 (0.20%) CRD IV
4 2 (0.20%) COREP
4 2 (0.20%) FINREP
4 2 (0.20%) Basel III
5 1 (0.099%) WAI
5 1 (0.099%) MiFID
System Software
1 12 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (1.09%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.30%) XenApp
4 1 (0.099%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 49 (4.87%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.40%) ITRS Geneos
2 4 (0.40%) Puppet
3 3 (0.30%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (0.30%) HP SiteScope
3 3 (0.30%) Oozie
4 1 (0.099%) nmon
4 1 (0.099%) Capistrano
4 1 (0.099%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 119 (11.82%) Oracle
2 118 (11.72%) Microsoft
3 58 (5.76%) HP
4 25 (2.48%) SAP
5 20 (1.99%) IBM
6 15 (1.49%) VMware
7 14 (1.39%) Capita
8 10 (0.99%) WorldPay
9 9 (0.89%) Fujitsu
9 9 (0.89%) ESRI
10 8 (0.79%) Cognos
11 7 (0.70%) Bloomberg
11 7 (0.70%) Charles River
11 7 (0.70%) Google
12 6 (0.60%) Zend
12 6 (0.60%) Sybase
13 5 (0.50%) Business Objects
13 5 (0.50%) Citrix
14 4 (0.40%) Progress
14 4 (0.40%) Cisco
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Real Staffing
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Nakama
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Real Staffing
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
First Point
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
First Point
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £38,000 to £40,000 per annum Negotiable (strong benefits)
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Latcom Ltd
Salary: £Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £150 - £250 per day + Salary negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TechnoRecruit
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