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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 303 285 245
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -40
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 418 456 547
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.02% 1.10% 1.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% 1.28% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 341 361 458
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
35920 35617 37447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 87.84% 85.70% 86.54%
Number of salaries quoted 30668 29923 30305
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 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
(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 +46 105 £50,000 +11.11% 15
Croydon -2 10 £44,000 +3.52%
Kingston Upon Thames -3 6 £36,250 -19.44%
Beckenham -2 3 £35,000 +34.61%
Hammersmith -5 3 - - 1
Harrow - 3 £52,500 -
Wimbledon -1 2 £22,000 -63.33%
Twickenham - 2 £52,500 - 1
Docklands, London +17 1 £45,000 -
Romford - 1 £36,000 -
Test Scripting
England

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 515 (53.76%) Agile Software Development
2 448 (46.76%) QA
3 325 (33.92%) SQL
4 301 (31.42%) Selenium
5 235 (24.53%) Finance
5 235 (24.53%) Java
6 222 (23.17%) Test Automation
7 209 (21.82%) ISEB
8 208 (21.71%) User Acceptance Testing
9 194 (20.25%) C#
10 178 (18.58%) BDD
11 176 (18.37%) ISTQB
11 176 (18.37%) Degree
12 172 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
13 168 (17.54%) Test Strategy
14 167 (17.43%) Automated Testing
15 165 (17.22%) Scrum
16 158 (16.49%) JIRA
17 153 (15.97%) Software Testing
17 153 (15.97%) Microsoft
18 150 (15.66%) Functional Testing
19 148 (15.45%) SDLC
20 147 (15.34%) Regression Testing
21 145 (15.14%) WebDriver
22 135 (14.09%) TDD
22 135 (14.09%) Cucumber
23 131 (13.67%) Manual Testing
24 127 (13.26%) HP Quality Center
25 125 (13.05%) Banking
26 122 (12.73%) SQL Server

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 52 (5.43%) SharePoint
2 32 (3.34%) CMS
3 19 (1.98%) IIS
4 12 (1.25%) Confluence
5 10 (1.04%) Sitecore CMS
6 7 (0.73%) WebSphere
7 5 (0.52%) ArcGIS
7 5 (0.52%) Node.js
7 5 (0.52%) WebSphere Portal
8 4 (0.42%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.31%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.21%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.21%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.21%) JBoss
10 2 (0.21%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.21%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.21%) WebLogic Portal
11 1 (0.10%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 1 (0.10%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.10%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 115 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 71 (7.41%) MS Office
3 45 (4.70%) MS Visio
4 19 (1.98%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.63%) MS Project
5 6 (0.63%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.10%) GIMP
6 1 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 24 (2.51%) Markit EDM
2 12 (1.25%) Dynamics NAV
3 8 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (0.84%) Salerio
4 7 (0.73%) Oracle Financials
4 7 (0.73%) Payment Gateway
4 7 (0.73%) SAP FI
4 7 (0.73%) Temenos T24
5 6 (0.63%) SAP CRM
5 6 (0.63%) SAP MM
5 6 (0.63%) SAP SRM
6 5 (0.52%) Oracle BPM
6 5 (0.52%) Oracle Payables
6 5 (0.52%) Oracle Receivables
6 5 (0.52%) SAP APO
6 5 (0.52%) SAP CO
6 5 (0.52%) SAP FI-AP
6 5 (0.52%) SAP PP
6 5 (0.52%) SAP SD
7 4 (0.42%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 14 (1.46%) SaaS
2 3 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.21%) Force.com
3 2 (0.21%) Veeva
4 1 (0.10%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 25 (2.61%) Internet
2 7 (0.73%) Firewall
3 6 (0.63%) HTTP
4 5 (0.52%) Extranet
4 5 (0.52%) Intranet
4 5 (0.52%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.21%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.21%) Junos
5 2 (0.21%) Multicast
6 1 (0.10%) DNS
6 1 (0.10%) LAN
6 1 (0.10%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.10%) Wireless
6 1 (0.10%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (12.73%) SQL Server
2 51 (5.32%) Data Warehouse
3 36 (3.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 33 (3.44%) QlikView
5 27 (2.82%) Relational Database
5 27 (2.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 19 (1.98%) DB2
6 19 (1.98%) DbVisualizer
7 18 (1.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 16 (1.67%) BusinessObjects
9 15 (1.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 13 (1.36%) Big Data
10 13 (1.36%) Oracle Database
11 11 (1.15%) Oracle ODI
11 11 (1.15%) Oracle Reports
11 11 (1.15%) SAP BI
11 11 (1.15%) SAP HANA
12 8 (0.84%) MongoDB
12 8 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (0.73%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 301 (31.42%) Selenium
2 158 (16.49%) JIRA
3 145 (15.14%) WebDriver
4 135 (14.09%) Cucumber
5 84 (8.77%) Team Foundation Server
6 80 (8.35%) Jenkins
7 77 (8.04%) HP UFT
8 69 (7.20%) SpecFlow
9 64 (6.68%) Git (software)
10 62 (6.47%) Visual Studio
11 43 (4.49%) JMeter
12 41 (4.28%) SoapUI
13 39 (4.07%) JUnit
14 36 (3.76%) Subversion
15 31 (3.24%) WATIR
16 29 (3.03%) TeamCity
17 28 (2.92%) NUnit
18 26 (2.71%) Appium
19 25 (2.61%) Bugzilla
20 22 (2.30%) Selenium IDE
General
1 235 (24.53%) Finance
2 125 (13.05%) Banking
3 73 (7.62%) Retail
4 44 (4.59%) Games
5 41 (4.28%) Law
6 33 (3.44%) Legal
6 33 (3.44%) Telecoms
7 26 (2.71%) Investment Banking
8 25 (2.61%) Marketing
9 19 (1.98%) Advertising
10 15 (1.57%) Back Office
11 12 (1.25%) Publishing
12 10 (1.04%) Front Office
12 10 (1.04%) Manufacturing
12 10 (1.04%) Polish Language
13 9 (0.94%) Retail Banking
14 8 (0.84%) Financial Institution
14 8 (0.84%) Multimedia
15 6 (0.63%) General Ledger
16 4 (0.42%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 456 (47.60%) Analyst
2 262 (27.35%) Test Analyst
3 140 (14.61%) Tester
4 120 (12.53%) Business Analyst
5 109 (11.38%) QA Analyst
6 100 (10.44%) QA Engineer
7 84 (8.77%) Senior Analyst
8 82 (8.56%) Developer
9 79 (8.25%) QA Test Analyst
10 60 (6.26%) Automation Tester
11 58 (6.05%) Senior Test Analyst
12 56 (5.85%) Automation Analyst
13 52 (5.43%) Test Engineer
14 51 (5.32%) Automation Test Analyst
14 51 (5.32%) Test Leader
15 44 (4.59%) QA Tester
16 37 (3.86%) Selenium Tester
16 37 (3.86%) Systems Analyst
17 35 (3.65%) Selenium Test Analyst
17 35 (3.65%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (12.53%) .NET
2 106 (11.06%) Web Services
3 98 (10.23%) XML
4 78 (8.14%) Gherkin
5 73 (7.62%) HTML
6 56 (5.85%) SOAP
7 42 (4.38%) JSON
8 40 (4.18%) CSS
8 40 (4.18%) RESTful
9 33 (3.44%) REST
10 29 (3.03%) J2EE
11 28 (2.92%) ASP.NET Web API
12 23 (2.40%) ASP.NET
13 17 (1.77%) .NET Framework
14 15 (1.57%) AngularJS
15 12 (1.25%) jQuery
16 10 (1.04%) Oracle GoldenGate
17 9 (0.94%) Behat
18 7 (0.73%) Visualforce
18 7 (0.73%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 172 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
2 66 (6.89%) Computer Science
3 62 (6.47%) Management Information System
4 55 (5.74%) Mobile App
5 26 (2.71%) Mathematics
6 25 (2.61%) iPad
7 16 (1.67%) iPhone
7 16 (1.67%) Mainframe
7 16 (1.67%) Physics
8 15 (1.57%) Derivative
8 15 (1.57%) Fintech
9 13 (1.36%) Data Centre
9 13 (1.36%) Data Structures
9 13 (1.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 13 (1.36%) Online Gambling
9 13 (1.36%) Online Games
10 12 (1.25%) User Experience
11 10 (1.04%) Equities
12 9 (0.94%) Hedge funds
13 8 (0.84%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 109 (11.38%) Windows
2 72 (7.52%) Unix
3 58 (6.05%) Android
3 58 (6.05%) Linux
4 51 (5.32%) Apple iOS
5 10 (1.04%) Windows Server
6 5 (0.52%) CentOS
7 4 (0.42%) Mac OS X
7 4 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.31%) FreeBSD
8 3 (0.31%) Solaris
8 3 (0.31%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 515 (53.76%) Agile Software Development
2 222 (23.17%) Test Automation
3 208 (21.71%) User Acceptance Testing
4 178 (18.58%) BDD
5 168 (17.54%) Test Strategy
6 167 (17.43%) Automated Testing
7 165 (17.22%) Scrum
8 153 (15.97%) Software Testing
9 150 (15.66%) Functional Testing
10 148 (15.45%) SDLC
11 147 (15.34%) Regression Testing
12 135 (14.09%) TDD
13 131 (13.67%) Manual Testing
14 120 (12.53%) Automation Testing
15 118 (12.32%) Test Management
16 116 (12.11%) Continuous Integration
17 113 (11.80%) Defect Management
18 108 (11.27%) Waterfall
19 95 (9.92%) Project Management
20 94 (9.81%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 325 (33.92%) SQL
2 235 (24.53%) Java
3 194 (20.25%) C#
4 90 (9.39%) JavaScript
5 48 (5.01%) PHP
5 48 (5.01%) Ruby
6 38 (3.97%) Python
7 26 (2.71%) T-SQL
8 20 (2.09%) C++
9 19 (1.98%) Scala
9 19 (1.98%) VBScript
10 17 (1.77%) PL/SQL
11 16 (1.67%) C
12 15 (1.57%) VB
13 10 (1.04%) ActionScript
14 8 (0.84%) Objective-C
15 7 (0.73%) Apex Code
15 7 (0.73%) Perl
16 6 (0.63%) ABAP
16 6 (0.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 209 (21.82%) ISEB
2 176 (18.37%) Degree
2 176 (18.37%) ISTQB
3 96 (10.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 22 (2.30%) Security Cleared
5 13 (1.36%) PMI Certification
6 12 (1.25%) DV Cleared
7 11 (1.15%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 11 (1.15%) PMP
7 11 (1.15%) SC Cleared
8 8 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 5 (0.52%) CCNP
10 5 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (0.42%) IIBA
11 4 (0.42%) MOS
12 3 (0.31%) BPSS Clearance
12 3 (0.31%) VCAP
12 3 (0.31%) VCP5
12 3 (0.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 448 (46.76%) QA
2 19 (1.98%) SDET
3 17 (1.77%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.42%) SLA
6 3 (0.31%) HL7
6 3 (0.31%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.21%) SEPA
8 1 (0.10%) FATCA
8 1 (0.10%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.10%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.10%) MiFID
System Software
1 11 (1.15%) Active Directory
2 9 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.31%) Docker
4 2 (0.21%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 127 (13.26%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.31%) SCCM
Vendors
1 153 (15.97%) Microsoft
2 121 (12.63%) HP
3 80 (8.35%) Oracle
4 55 (5.74%) SAP
5 31 (3.24%) hybris
6 21 (2.19%) Cisco
7 19 (1.98%) VMware
8 16 (1.67%) Citrix
9 15 (1.57%) IBM
10 14 (1.46%) Dell
11 12 (1.25%) WorldPay
12 10 (1.04%) Blue Coat
12 10 (1.04%) Google
12 10 (1.04%) Juniper
12 10 (1.04%) Sitecore
13 9 (0.94%) Atlassian
13 9 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
14 8 (0.84%) Fiserv
14 8 (0.84%) Rally
15 7 (0.73%) Palo Alto
London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City of Westminster
Talent Point
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
City of Westminster
Talent Point
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Hammersmith and Fulham
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50,000 to £55,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
PwC
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £36000 - £38000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
First Point
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + 10% BONUS
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Energon People
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Networking People
Salary: full benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Capgemini
Salary: Market related
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
North West London
Cube Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago