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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 260 212 223
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +11
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 504 655 568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.15% 1.42% 1.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.34% 1.69% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 401 558 496
Average salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £62,500
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
37581 38869 36946
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 85.67% 84.53% 84.32%
Number of salaries quoted 31760 32009 30612
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +5 126 £50,000 - 16
Feltham - 6 £20,000 - 1
Harrow - 5 £57,500 -
New Malden +3 2 £32,000 -24.70%
Hammersmith +1 2 £55,000 -
Beckenham - 2 £31,250 -
Croydon +8 1 £39,500 -10.22%
Kingston Upon Thames +3 1 £35,000 -30.00%
Uxbridge 0 1 £40,000 -5.88%
Teddington -5 1 £23,500 -38.96% 1
Ealing -29 1 £50,000 -2.91%
Hounslow - 1 £72,500 -
Test Scripting
England

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 518 (50.64%) QA
2 414 (40.47%) Agile Software Development
3 383 (37.44%) Selenium
4 341 (33.33%) SQL
5 333 (32.55%) Finance
6 273 (26.69%) Java
7 249 (24.34%) C#
8 205 (20.04%) Scrum
9 199 (19.45%) Automated Testing
10 190 (18.57%) BDD
11 186 (18.18%) Test Automation
12 184 (17.99%) User Acceptance Testing
13 183 (17.89%) ISEB
14 172 (16.81%) Test Strategy
15 170 (16.62%) Manual Testing
16 160 (15.64%) SDLC
17 158 (15.44%) Analytical Skills
18 156 (15.25%) WebDriver
19 154 (15.05%) Microsoft
20 140 (13.69%) Software Testing
20 140 (13.69%) Cucumber
21 136 (13.29%) .NET
22 134 (13.10%) Degree
23 131 (12.81%) JIRA
24 128 (12.51%) Regression Testing
25 127 (12.41%) User Stories
26 121 (11.83%) Banking
27 119 (11.63%) JavaScript
28 118 (11.53%) ISTQB
28 118 (11.53%) Performance Testing

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 37 (3.62%) SharePoint
2 14 (1.37%) CMS
3 13 (1.27%) IIS
4 12 (1.17%) WebSphere
5 10 (0.98%) ArcGIS
5 10 (0.98%) WebSphere Portal
6 9 (0.88%) WebSphere Application Server
7 7 (0.68%) Tomcat
8 6 (0.59%) Apache Solr
9 4 (0.39%) Confluence
9 4 (0.39%) JBoss
10 3 (0.29%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.29%) Drupal
11 2 (0.20%) WorkSite
11 2 (0.20%) Apache
11 2 (0.20%) MS Exchange
11 2 (0.20%) SAS
12 1 (0.098%) NetWeaver
12 1 (0.098%) FileNet
Applications
1 111 (10.85%) MS Excel
2 44 (4.30%) MS Office
3 38 (3.71%) MS Visio
4 20 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.29%) MS Project
6 1 (0.098%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 18 (1.76%) Oracle Utilities
2 13 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (0.98%) SAP CRM
4 9 (0.88%) SAP MM
4 9 (0.88%) SAP SRM
5 6 (0.59%) Markit EDM
5 6 (0.59%) Oracle Financials
6 5 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
6 5 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (0.39%) thinkFolio
7 4 (0.39%) Oracle Payables
7 4 (0.39%) Oracle General Ledger
7 4 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
7 4 (0.39%) SimCorp Dimension
7 4 (0.39%) Oracle Receivables
8 3 (0.29%) Oracle Cash Management
8 3 (0.29%) Hyperion Planning
8 3 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 3 (0.29%) Oracle 11i
8 3 (0.29%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 22 (2.15%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (2.05%) SaaS
3 4 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.20%) Office 365
5 1 (0.098%) IaaS
5 1 (0.098%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (4.01%) HTTP
2 14 (1.37%) Internet
3 11 (1.08%) Unified Communications
4 6 (0.59%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.29%) Wireless
6 2 (0.20%) Junos
7 1 (0.098%) LAN
7 1 (0.098%) Multicast
7 1 (0.098%) Skype
7 1 (0.098%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.098%) Firewall
7 1 (0.098%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.098%) VPN
7 1 (0.098%) DNS
7 1 (0.098%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.098%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (9.78%) SQL Server
2 34 (3.32%) Data Warehouse
2 34 (3.32%) Relational Database
3 19 (1.86%) MySQL
3 19 (1.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (1.66%) MS Access
5 16 (1.56%) BusinessObjects
6 14 (1.37%) QlikView
7 13 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 12 (1.17%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 12 (1.17%) Oracle Database
8 12 (1.17%) Big Data
9 11 (1.08%) Oracle ODI
10 10 (0.98%) SAP HANA
10 10 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 10 (0.98%) SAP BI
10 10 (0.98%) DB2
11 9 (0.88%) SAP BW
11 9 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 383 (37.44%) Selenium
2 156 (15.25%) WebDriver
3 140 (13.69%) Cucumber
4 131 (12.81%) JIRA
5 80 (7.82%) SpecFlow
6 76 (7.43%) HP UFT
7 73 (7.14%) JUnit
8 68 (6.65%) Visual Studio
9 65 (6.35%) Team Foundation Server
10 63 (6.16%) SoapUI
10 63 (6.16%) Eclipse
11 51 (4.99%) JMeter
11 51 (4.99%) Jenkins
12 47 (4.59%) FitNesse
13 36 (3.52%) Maven
13 36 (3.52%) LoadRunner
13 36 (3.52%) JBehave
14 35 (3.42%) TestNG
15 31 (3.03%) Subversion
16 30 (2.93%) Ant
General
1 333 (32.55%) Finance
2 121 (11.83%) Banking
3 58 (5.67%) Retail
4 44 (4.30%) Games
5 36 (3.52%) Investment Banking
6 32 (3.13%) Back Office
7 31 (3.03%) Telecoms
8 30 (2.93%) Law
9 23 (2.25%) Billing
10 20 (1.96%) Manufacturing
11 19 (1.86%) Publishing
12 14 (1.37%) Legal
12 14 (1.37%) Financial Institution
13 13 (1.27%) Advertising
14 12 (1.17%) Front Office
15 10 (0.98%) Retail Banking
15 10 (0.98%) Marketing
16 9 (0.88%) Polish Language
17 7 (0.68%) French Language
17 7 (0.68%) German Language
Job Titles
1 400 (39.10%) Analyst
2 193 (18.87%) Test Analyst
3 177 (17.30%) Tester
4 128 (12.51%) Business Analyst
5 100 (9.78%) QA Engineer
6 98 (9.58%) QA Analyst
7 82 (8.02%) Developer
8 68 (6.65%) Senior Analyst
9 58 (5.67%) Consultant
10 53 (5.18%) Automation Tester
11 52 (5.08%) Test Leader
12 49 (4.79%) Software Engineer
13 48 (4.69%) Test Engineer
14 44 (4.30%) Software Tester
15 42 (4.11%) QA Tester
15 42 (4.11%) Senior Tester
16 38 (3.71%) QA Leader
17 34 (3.32%) Automation Analyst
17 34 (3.32%) Senior QA Engineer
17 34 (3.32%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (13.29%) .NET
2 102 (9.97%) XML
3 94 (9.19%) HTML
4 82 (8.02%) Gherkin
5 78 (7.62%) Web Services
6 52 (5.08%) SOAP
7 42 (4.11%) CSS
8 26 (2.54%) ASP.NET
9 24 (2.35%) RESTful
10 19 (1.86%) .NET Framework
11 17 (1.66%) Spring
12 16 (1.56%) jQuery
13 15 (1.47%) FIX Protocol
14 12 (1.17%) ASP.NET MVC
14 12 (1.17%) AngularJS
15 11 (1.08%) Backbone.js
16 10 (0.98%) Mason
16 10 (0.98%) STL
17 9 (0.88%) LAMP
17 9 (0.88%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 158 (15.44%) Analytical Skills
2 54 (5.28%) Computer Science
3 38 (3.71%) Management Information System
3 38 (3.71%) Mobile App
4 31 (3.03%) User Experience
5 29 (2.83%) Fixed Income
5 29 (2.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 27 (2.64%) Blog
7 25 (2.44%) Derivative
8 24 (2.35%) Equities
9 20 (1.96%) Client/Server
9 20 (1.96%) iPhone
10 16 (1.56%) Data Structures
10 16 (1.56%) iPad
11 14 (1.37%) Online Gambling
12 10 (0.98%) Data Centre
12 10 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
13 8 (0.78%) Hedge funds
14 7 (0.68%) Replication
14 7 (0.68%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 101 (9.87%) Windows
2 57 (5.57%) Linux
3 56 (5.47%) UNIX
4 38 (3.71%) Android
5 31 (3.03%) Apple iOS
6 16 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (1.08%) Mac OS X
8 8 (0.78%) FreeBSD
9 7 (0.68%) Windows XP
9 7 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (0.68%) Windows Vista
10 6 (0.59%) Windows 7
11 4 (0.39%) Windows 8
11 4 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.098%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 414 (40.47%) Agile Software Development
2 205 (20.04%) Scrum
3 199 (19.45%) Automated Testing
4 190 (18.57%) BDD
5 186 (18.18%) Test Automation
6 184 (17.99%) User Acceptance Testing
7 172 (16.81%) Test Strategy
8 170 (16.62%) Manual Testing
9 160 (15.64%) SDLC
10 140 (13.69%) Software Testing
11 128 (12.51%) Regression Testing
12 127 (12.41%) User Stories
13 118 (11.53%) Performance Testing
14 117 (11.44%) TDD
15 116 (11.34%) Automation Testing
16 112 (10.95%) Integration Testing
17 107 (10.46%) Project Management
18 103 (10.07%) Business Analysis
18 103 (10.07%) Continuous Integration
19 85 (8.31%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 341 (33.33%) SQL
2 273 (26.69%) Java
3 249 (24.34%) C#
4 119 (11.63%) JavaScript
5 56 (5.47%) Python
6 51 (4.99%) T-SQL
7 44 (4.30%) Ruby
8 43 (4.20%) C++
9 39 (3.81%) PHP
10 29 (2.83%) C
11 23 (2.25%) VB
12 22 (2.15%) Perl
13 11 (1.08%) ABAP
13 11 (1.08%) Scala
14 10 (0.98%) PowerShell
14 10 (0.98%) ActionScript
14 10 (0.98%) VBScript
15 8 (0.78%) PL/SQL
15 8 (0.78%) PHP5
16 6 (0.59%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 183 (17.89%) ISEB
2 134 (13.10%) Degree
3 118 (11.53%) ISTQB
4 92 (8.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 48 (4.69%) Security Cleared
6 24 (2.35%) DV Cleared
7 22 (2.15%) SC Cleared
8 19 (1.86%) PMP
8 19 (1.86%) PMI Certification
9 9 (0.88%) IBM Certification
10 7 (0.68%) OCP
10 7 (0.68%) Oracle Certification
11 6 (0.59%) CISA
11 6 (0.59%) CISSP
12 5 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (0.49%) ISEB Practitioner
13 4 (0.39%) HP ASE
13 4 (0.39%) Cisco Certification
13 4 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 3 (0.29%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 518 (50.64%) QA
2 7 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (0.29%) SLA
3 3 (0.29%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.20%) CRD IV
4 2 (0.20%) COREP
4 2 (0.20%) FINREP
4 2 (0.20%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.20%) GxP
4 2 (0.20%) Basel III
5 1 (0.098%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 14 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (1.27%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.20%) HDFS
3 2 (0.20%) XenApp
4 1 (0.098%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 64 (6.26%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.39%) Puppet
2 4 (0.39%) ITRS Geneos
3 2 (0.20%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (0.20%) Oozie
4 1 (0.098%) Ansible
4 1 (0.098%) SCCM
Vendors
1 154 (15.05%) Microsoft
2 114 (11.14%) Oracle
3 64 (6.26%) HP
4 46 (4.50%) SAP
5 23 (2.25%) IBM
6 20 (1.96%) VMware
7 15 (1.47%) Charles River
8 14 (1.37%) Capita
9 10 (0.98%) Fujitsu
9 10 (0.98%) Wall Street Systems
9 10 (0.98%) ESRI
9 10 (0.98%) Cisco
9 10 (0.98%) Cognos
10 8 (0.78%) hybris
11 7 (0.68%) WorldPay
11 7 (0.68%) Bloomberg
12 6 (0.59%) Dell
12 6 (0.59%) Juniper
12 6 (0.59%) Zend
12 6 (0.59%) Blue Coat
London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + Package
Posted: 22 hours ago
South West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Resource partners Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Arrows Group
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Gym, Travel + more!
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive salary and company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
North London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Bens Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Teddington, Middlesex
Lewis Paige
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago