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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 245 220 223
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +3
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 512 686 582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.18% 1.41% 1.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.39% 1.68% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 422 580 508
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,050 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
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
36924 40808 36557
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 85.00% 83.87% 83.07%
Number of salaries quoted 30899 33851 30418
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 £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -12 121 £42,500 -10.52% 26
Wimbledon -3 7 £50,000 +150.00%
Ealing - 6 £57,500 -
Hammersmith - 2 £35,000 -
Chessington - 2 £35,000 -
Feltham - 2 £39,000 -
Surbiton +6 1 £47,500 +5.55%
Kingston Upon Thames +3 1 £22,500 -48.57%
Romford - 1 £41,000 -
Sidcup - 1 - -
South Croydon - 1 £47,500 -
Teddington - 1 £23,500 -
Beckenham - 1 £26,000 -
Test Scripting
England

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 449 (47.06%) QA
2 425 (44.55%) Agile Software Development
3 350 (36.69%) Selenium
4 311 (32.60%) Finance
5 310 (32.49%) SQL
6 252 (26.42%) Java
7 199 (20.86%) User Acceptance Testing
8 187 (19.60%) BDD
9 184 (19.29%) Automated Testing
10 172 (18.03%) Scrum
10 172 (18.03%) WebDriver
10 172 (18.03%) Test Automation
11 168 (17.61%) ISEB
12 167 (17.51%) C#
13 157 (16.46%) Manual Testing
14 140 (14.68%) Test Strategy
15 133 (13.94%) TDD
16 131 (13.73%) Banking
17 127 (13.31%) Performance Testing
17 127 (13.31%) Project Management
18 123 (12.89%) Regression Testing
19 122 (12.79%) Software Testing
19 122 (12.79%) Degree
20 119 (12.47%) JIRA
21 116 (12.16%) Automation Testing
22 112 (11.74%) Microsoft
22 112 (11.74%) ISTQB
23 111 (11.64%) .NET
24 109 (11.43%) Cucumber
25 107 (11.22%) JavaScript

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 32 (3.35%) SharePoint
2 25 (2.62%) IIS
3 14 (1.47%) Apache Solr
4 13 (1.36%) CMS
4 13 (1.36%) WebSphere
5 7 (0.73%) WebSphere Application Server
5 7 (0.73%) ArcGIS
5 7 (0.73%) WebSphere Portal
6 5 (0.52%) Tomcat
7 4 (0.42%) WordPress
7 4 (0.42%) Commerce Server
7 4 (0.42%) WebLogic
8 3 (0.31%) MS Exchange
8 3 (0.31%) JBoss
8 3 (0.31%) Apache
8 3 (0.31%) Confluence
9 2 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.21%) SAS
10 1 (0.10%) NetWeaver
10 1 (0.10%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 72 (7.55%) MS Excel
2 33 (3.46%) MS Office
3 22 (2.31%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.31%) MS Project
6 1 (0.10%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.10%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 11 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.84%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (0.63%) JDE OneWorld
4 4 (0.42%) Markit EDM
4 4 (0.42%) Oracle Utilities
4 4 (0.42%) SimCorp Dimension
4 4 (0.42%) thinkFolio
5 3 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.21%) Oracle Retail
6 2 (0.21%) Global One
6 2 (0.21%) Summit
6 2 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.21%) Dynamics GP
6 2 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.10%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.10%) PeopleSoft Financials
7 1 (0.10%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.10%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.10%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.10%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 26 (2.73%) SaaS
2 24 (2.52%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.52%) Google Analytics
4 3 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.31%) Heroku
5 2 (0.21%) Office 365
6 1 (0.10%) PaaS
6 1 (0.10%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (3.35%) HTTP
2 14 (1.47%) Internet
3 7 (0.73%) Unified Communications
4 3 (0.31%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.21%) Wireshark
5 2 (0.21%) Wireless
6 1 (0.10%) VPN
6 1 (0.10%) LDAP
6 1 (0.10%) SSL
6 1 (0.10%) Firewall
6 1 (0.10%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (10.27%) SQL Server
2 43 (4.51%) Relational Database
3 39 (4.09%) Data Warehouse
4 20 (2.10%) MySQL
5 15 (1.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 15 (1.57%) Big Data
6 13 (1.36%) SQL Server 2005
7 12 (1.26%) Oracle ODI
7 12 (1.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 12 (1.26%) DB2
8 8 (0.84%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 8 (0.84%) QlikView
8 8 (0.84%) Oracle OLAP
8 8 (0.84%) OLAP
8 8 (0.84%) OLTP
8 8 (0.84%) RDBMS
9 7 (0.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (0.63%) MS Access
11 5 (0.52%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 350 (36.69%) Selenium
2 172 (18.03%) WebDriver
3 119 (12.47%) JIRA
4 109 (11.43%) Cucumber
5 81 (8.49%) QuickTest Pro
6 66 (6.92%) JUnit
7 58 (6.08%) JMeter
8 56 (5.87%) SpecFlow
9 55 (5.77%) LoadRunner
10 53 (5.56%) Visual Studio
11 49 (5.14%) SoapUI
12 46 (4.82%) Jenkins
13 42 (4.40%) Team Foundation Server
14 41 (4.30%) JBehave
15 34 (3.56%) Maven
16 30 (3.14%) Eclipse
17 28 (2.94%) TestNG
18 27 (2.83%) TeamCity
19 26 (2.73%) FitNesse
19 26 (2.73%) NUnit
General
1 311 (32.60%) Finance
2 131 (13.73%) Banking
3 77 (8.07%) Retail
4 47 (4.93%) Games
5 38 (3.98%) Investment Banking
6 29 (3.04%) Law
7 26 (2.73%) Back Office
8 23 (2.41%) Legal
9 22 (2.31%) Financial Institution
10 17 (1.78%) Telecoms
11 15 (1.57%) Advertising
12 14 (1.47%) Retail Banking
13 12 (1.26%) Front Office
14 11 (1.15%) Publishing
14 11 (1.15%) Billing
15 10 (1.05%) Polish Language
15 10 (1.05%) Marketing
16 6 (0.63%) French Language
16 6 (0.63%) German Language
17 5 (0.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 374 (39.20%) Analyst
2 209 (21.91%) Test Analyst
3 167 (17.51%) Tester
4 116 (12.16%) Business Analyst
5 102 (10.69%) QA Engineer
6 84 (8.81%) Developer
7 69 (7.23%) QA Analyst
8 63 (6.60%) Consultant
9 54 (5.66%) QA Tester
9 54 (5.66%) Test Engineer
10 46 (4.82%) Test Leader
11 44 (4.61%) Software Tester
12 41 (4.30%) Senior Analyst
12 41 (4.30%) Software Engineer
13 39 (4.09%) QA Leader
13 39 (4.09%) Automation Tester
14 34 (3.56%) Senior QA Engineer
14 34 (3.56%) Senior Tester
15 32 (3.35%) Test Manager
16 30 (3.14%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (11.64%) .NET
2 82 (8.60%) HTML
3 69 (7.23%) XML
4 65 (6.81%) Web Services
5 50 (5.24%) Gherkin
6 41 (4.30%) SOAP
6 41 (4.30%) CSS
7 33 (3.46%) jQuery
8 23 (2.41%) ASP.NET
9 20 (2.10%) AngularJS
10 19 (1.99%) .NET Framework
10 19 (1.99%) Backbone.js
10 19 (1.99%) RESTful
11 17 (1.78%) WCF
12 14 (1.47%) ASP.NET MVC 2
12 14 (1.47%) Entity Framework
12 14 (1.47%) ASP.NET MVC
12 14 (1.47%) LINQ
12 14 (1.47%) NHibernate
13 13 (1.36%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 102 (10.69%) Analytical Skills
2 53 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 52 (5.45%) Management Information System
4 43 (4.51%) Open Source
5 36 (3.77%) Mobile App
6 31 (3.25%) User Experience
7 25 (2.62%) Derivative
8 21 (2.20%) Fixed Income
9 17 (1.78%) Equities
10 16 (1.68%) Client/Server
11 14 (1.47%) iPad
12 13 (1.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 13 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
12 13 (1.36%) Mobile Banking
13 12 (1.26%) iPhone
14 11 (1.15%) Online Gambling
14 11 (1.15%) Blog
14 11 (1.15%) Mathematics
14 11 (1.15%) Replication
15 9 (0.94%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 78 (8.18%) Windows
2 55 (5.77%) Linux
3 43 (4.51%) UNIX
4 36 (3.77%) Android
5 30 (3.14%) Apple iOS
6 24 (2.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (0.94%) Windows 2000
7 9 (0.94%) Windows 7
8 8 (0.84%) Windows 8
8 8 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (0.84%) Windows Vista
8 8 (0.84%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (0.84%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.21%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.10%) AIX
10 1 (0.10%) Solaris
10 1 (0.10%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 425 (44.55%) Agile Software Development
2 199 (20.86%) User Acceptance Testing
3 187 (19.60%) BDD
4 184 (19.29%) Automated Testing
5 172 (18.03%) Scrum
5 172 (18.03%) Test Automation
6 157 (16.46%) Manual Testing
7 140 (14.68%) Test Strategy
8 133 (13.94%) TDD
9 127 (13.31%) Performance Testing
9 127 (13.31%) Project Management
10 123 (12.89%) Regression Testing
11 122 (12.79%) Software Testing
12 116 (12.16%) Automation Testing
13 107 (11.22%) Integration Testing
14 95 (9.96%) Business Analysis
15 93 (9.75%) Continuous Integration
15 93 (9.75%) User Stories
16 92 (9.64%) E-Commerce
17 71 (7.44%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 310 (32.49%) SQL
2 252 (26.42%) Java
3 167 (17.51%) C#
4 107 (11.22%) JavaScript
5 41 (4.30%) C++
6 39 (4.09%) Ruby
7 37 (3.88%) Python
8 31 (3.25%) T-SQL
9 28 (2.94%) PHP
10 23 (2.41%) C
11 15 (1.57%) VB
12 14 (1.47%) TypeScript
13 12 (1.26%) VBScript
14 10 (1.05%) Objective-C
15 8 (0.84%) PHP5
15 8 (0.84%) VBA
16 7 (0.73%) Perl
17 5 (0.52%) ABAP
17 5 (0.52%) Scala
18 4 (0.42%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 168 (17.61%) ISEB
2 122 (12.79%) Degree
3 112 (11.74%) ISTQB
4 65 (6.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 29 (3.04%) Security Cleared
6 18 (1.89%) PMP
6 18 (1.89%) PMI Certification
7 14 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (1.36%) DV Cleared
9 11 (1.15%) SC Cleared
10 10 (1.05%) CISA
10 10 (1.05%) MCSE
10 10 (1.05%) CISSP
11 9 (0.94%) MCSA
12 8 (0.84%) HP ASE
13 7 (0.73%) IBM Certification
14 6 (0.63%) ISEB Practitioner
14 6 (0.63%) HND
15 4 (0.42%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
16 2 (0.21%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 449 (47.06%) QA
2 11 (1.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (0.73%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.52%) SLA
5 2 (0.21%) MiFID
6 1 (0.10%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.10%) Basel II
6 1 (0.10%) WAI
6 1 (0.10%) EMIR
6 1 (0.10%) FATCA
System Software
1 9 (0.94%) Active Directory
1 9 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.31%) XenApp
3 2 (0.21%) Cygwin
Systems Management
1 47 (4.93%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.42%) ITRS Geneos
3 3 (0.31%) Capistrano
3 3 (0.31%) HP SiteScope
3 3 (0.31%) Oozie
3 3 (0.31%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (0.21%) Puppet
5 1 (0.10%) BMC Performance Manager
5 1 (0.10%) HP SIM
5 1 (0.10%) nmon
Vendors
1 112 (11.74%) Microsoft
2 100 (10.48%) Oracle
3 69 (7.23%) HP
4 18 (1.89%) IBM
5 17 (1.78%) SAP
6 14 (1.47%) Capita
7 12 (1.26%) VMware
8 9 (0.94%) Citrix
9 8 (0.84%) hybris
9 8 (0.84%) WorldPay
9 8 (0.84%) ATG
9 8 (0.84%) Bloomberg
9 8 (0.84%) Charles River
10 7 (0.73%) Cognos
10 7 (0.73%) ESRI
10 7 (0.73%) Fujitsu
10 7 (0.73%) SimCorp
11 6 (0.63%) Zend
11 6 (0.63%) Google
11 6 (0.63%) Sybase
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Capita IT Professional Services
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 60,000
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £60000.00 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £28000 - £32500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £35-55,000 + excellent package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £40,000-£55,000
Posted: 6 days ago