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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 260 213 233
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +20
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 508 691 550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.14% 1.43% 1.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.34% 1.69% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 412 577 491
Average salary £46,750 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £61,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
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
37901 40977 37231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 85.41% 84.72% 84.01%
Number of salaries quoted 31783 34009 30762
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 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.67%

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 29 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 29 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 -7 138 £45,000 -10.00% 22
Feltham - 5 £20,000 -
Harrow +5 2 £57,500 +70.37%
Hammersmith +5 2 £35,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames +4 1 £35,000 - 1
Uxbridge -1 1 £40,000 +11.88%
Croydon -4 1 £39,500 -24.76%
Teddington -8 1 £23,500 -38.96%
Ealing -26 1 £55,000 +6.79%
Beckenham - 1 £30,000 - 1
Romford - 1 £41,000 -
Test Scripting
England

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 492 (47.95%) QA
2 410 (39.96%) Agile Software Development
3 381 (37.13%) Selenium
4 340 (33.14%) Finance
5 329 (32.07%) SQL
6 281 (27.39%) Java
7 219 (21.35%) C#
8 202 (19.69%) Automated Testing
9 197 (19.20%) Scrum
10 188 (18.32%) ISEB
11 187 (18.23%) User Acceptance Testing
12 184 (17.93%) BDD
13 172 (16.76%) Test Automation
14 169 (16.47%) Manual Testing
15 166 (16.18%) WebDriver
15 166 (16.18%) Test Strategy
16 150 (14.62%) SDLC
17 143 (13.94%) Analytical Skills
18 135 (13.16%) Banking
18 135 (13.16%) Software Testing
19 132 (12.87%) Cucumber
20 129 (12.57%) Degree
21 128 (12.48%) .NET
22 126 (12.28%) Automation Testing
23 125 (12.18%) JIRA
24 124 (12.09%) JavaScript
25 123 (11.99%) Microsoft
26 122 (11.89%) Regression Testing
27 121 (11.79%) ISTQB
28 120 (11.70%) Project Management

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 28 (2.73%) SharePoint
2 19 (1.85%) IIS
3 12 (1.17%) CMS
4 11 (1.07%) Apache Solr
5 10 (0.97%) WebSphere
6 9 (0.88%) WebSphere Portal
6 9 (0.88%) ArcGIS
6 9 (0.88%) WebSphere Application Server
7 6 (0.58%) Tomcat
8 4 (0.39%) WebLogic
8 4 (0.39%) JBoss
8 4 (0.39%) Confluence
9 3 (0.29%) Drupal
9 3 (0.29%) WordPress
9 3 (0.29%) Apache
9 3 (0.29%) MS Exchange
9 3 (0.29%) SAS
10 2 (0.19%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.097%) WebLogic Portal
11 1 (0.097%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 89 (8.67%) MS Excel
2 34 (3.31%) MS Office
3 31 (3.02%) MS Visio
4 12 (1.17%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.29%) MS Project
6 1 (0.097%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.097%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.097%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.097%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 18 (1.75%) Oracle Utilities
2 12 (1.17%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.88%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.49%) SAP CRM
4 5 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.39%) SimCorp Dimension
5 4 (0.39%) SAP SRM
5 4 (0.39%) thinkFolio
5 4 (0.39%) JDE OneWorld
5 4 (0.39%) SAP MM
6 3 (0.29%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (0.29%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (0.29%) Oracle 11i
7 2 (0.19%) Summit
7 2 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.19%) Dynamics GP
7 2 (0.19%) Oracle iProcurement
7 2 (0.19%) Hyperion Planning
7 2 (0.19%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 27 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (2.24%) SaaS
3 3 (0.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.19%) Office 365
4 2 (0.19%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.097%) PaaS
5 1 (0.097%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (4.00%) HTTP
2 11 (1.07%) Unified Communications
3 10 (0.97%) Internet
4 4 (0.39%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.29%) Wireless
6 1 (0.097%) VPN
6 1 (0.097%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.097%) SSL
6 1 (0.097%) Firewall
6 1 (0.097%) Multicast
6 1 (0.097%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (9.75%) SQL Server
2 41 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
3 39 (3.80%) Relational Database
4 19 (1.85%) MySQL
5 16 (1.56%) MS Access
6 14 (1.36%) SQL Server 2005
7 13 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
7 13 (1.27%) Oracle ODI
8 12 (1.17%) Big Data
9 11 (1.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 11 (1.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 11 (1.07%) Oracle Database
10 10 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 10 (0.97%) DB2
11 9 (0.88%) BusinessObjects
12 7 (0.68%) RDBMS
12 7 (0.68%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 6 (0.58%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 6 (0.58%) Oracle OLAP
13 6 (0.58%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 381 (37.13%) Selenium
2 166 (16.18%) WebDriver
3 132 (12.87%) Cucumber
4 125 (12.18%) JIRA
5 72 (7.02%) JUnit
5 72 (7.02%) SpecFlow
6 67 (6.53%) HP UFT
7 56 (5.46%) Visual Studio
7 56 (5.46%) SoapUI
8 54 (5.26%) Eclipse
9 52 (5.07%) Jenkins
10 51 (4.97%) JMeter
11 50 (4.87%) Team Foundation Server
12 42 (4.09%) LoadRunner
12 42 (4.09%) FitNesse
13 41 (4.00%) Maven
13 41 (4.00%) JBehave
14 38 (3.70%) TestNG
15 33 (3.22%) Ant
16 29 (2.83%) TeamCity
General
1 340 (33.14%) Finance
2 135 (13.16%) Banking
3 65 (6.34%) Retail
4 48 (4.68%) Games
5 36 (3.51%) Investment Banking
6 31 (3.02%) Telecoms
7 27 (2.63%) Back Office
8 26 (2.53%) Law
9 25 (2.44%) Billing
10 17 (1.66%) Manufacturing
11 16 (1.56%) Advertising
12 15 (1.46%) Publishing
12 15 (1.46%) Financial Institution
13 13 (1.27%) Legal
14 12 (1.17%) Front Office
15 11 (1.07%) Polish Language
16 10 (0.97%) Marketing
17 9 (0.88%) Retail Banking
18 7 (0.68%) French Language
18 7 (0.68%) German Language
Job Titles
1 409 (39.86%) Analyst
2 215 (20.96%) Test Analyst
3 176 (17.15%) Tester
4 131 (12.77%) Business Analyst
5 97 (9.45%) QA Engineer
6 89 (8.67%) Developer
7 85 (8.28%) QA Analyst
8 66 (6.43%) Consultant
9 60 (5.85%) Senior Analyst
10 54 (5.26%) Test Leader
11 51 (4.97%) Test Engineer
12 50 (4.87%) Software Engineer
13 48 (4.68%) Software Tester
13 48 (4.68%) Automation Tester
14 42 (4.09%) QA Tester
15 41 (4.00%) Senior Tester
16 39 (3.80%) QA Leader
17 33 (3.22%) Automation Analyst
17 33 (3.22%) Senior QA Engineer
18 29 (2.83%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (12.48%) .NET
2 97 (9.45%) XML
3 96 (9.36%) HTML
4 65 (6.34%) Web Services
5 64 (6.24%) Gherkin
6 49 (4.78%) CSS
7 40 (3.90%) SOAP
8 26 (2.53%) ASP.NET
9 24 (2.34%) jQuery
10 21 (2.05%) RESTful
10 21 (2.05%) .NET Framework
11 18 (1.75%) FIX Protocol
12 17 (1.66%) AngularJS
13 16 (1.56%) Backbone.js
13 16 (1.56%) Spring
14 14 (1.36%) ASP.NET MVC
14 14 (1.36%) WCF
15 12 (1.17%) LINQ
15 12 (1.17%) Entity Framework
16 11 (1.07%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 143 (13.94%) Analytical Skills
2 54 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 42 (4.09%) Management Information System
4 39 (3.80%) User Experience
5 38 (3.70%) Mobile App
6 30 (2.92%) Derivative
7 29 (2.83%) Fixed Income
8 27 (2.63%) Equities
8 27 (2.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 27 (2.63%) Blog
9 19 (1.85%) Client/Server
10 16 (1.56%) iPad
11 13 (1.27%) Online Gambling
11 13 (1.27%) iPhone
12 12 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
13 11 (1.07%) Replication
14 9 (0.88%) Equity Derivative
14 9 (0.88%) Data Structures
14 9 (0.88%) Data Centre
15 8 (0.78%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 82 (7.99%) Windows
2 57 (5.56%) Linux
3 49 (4.78%) UNIX
4 37 (3.61%) Android
5 31 (3.02%) Apple iOS
6 20 (1.95%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (1.07%) Windows XP
7 11 (1.07%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (1.07%) Windows Vista
8 8 (0.78%) Windows 7
8 8 (0.78%) Windows 8
8 8 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (0.58%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.29%) FreeBSD
11 1 (0.097%) AIX
11 1 (0.097%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 410 (39.96%) Agile Software Development
2 202 (19.69%) Automated Testing
3 197 (19.20%) Scrum
4 187 (18.23%) User Acceptance Testing
5 184 (17.93%) BDD
6 172 (16.76%) Test Automation
7 169 (16.47%) Manual Testing
8 166 (16.18%) Test Strategy
9 150 (14.62%) SDLC
10 135 (13.16%) Software Testing
11 126 (12.28%) Automation Testing
12 122 (11.89%) Regression Testing
13 120 (11.70%) Project Management
14 118 (11.50%) Integration Testing
15 117 (11.40%) TDD
16 113 (11.01%) Business Analysis
17 107 (10.43%) User Stories
18 104 (10.14%) Continuous Integration
19 102 (9.94%) Performance Testing
20 88 (8.58%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 329 (32.07%) SQL
2 281 (27.39%) Java
3 219 (21.35%) C#
4 124 (12.09%) JavaScript
5 48 (4.68%) C++
6 46 (4.48%) Python
7 45 (4.39%) Ruby
8 41 (4.00%) T-SQL
9 30 (2.92%) PHP
10 29 (2.83%) C
11 25 (2.44%) VB
12 15 (1.46%) Perl
13 13 (1.27%) VBScript
14 11 (1.07%) TypeScript
15 9 (0.88%) ABAP
16 8 (0.78%) PHP5
17 7 (0.68%) Objective-C
18 5 (0.49%) ActionScript
18 5 (0.49%) PL/SQL
18 5 (0.49%) Scala
Qualifications
1 188 (18.32%) ISEB
2 129 (12.57%) Degree
3 121 (11.79%) ISTQB
4 91 (8.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 39 (3.80%) Security Cleared
6 22 (2.14%) PMP
6 22 (2.14%) PMI Certification
7 19 (1.85%) DV Cleared
8 16 (1.56%) SC Cleared
9 10 (0.97%) CISSP
9 10 (0.97%) CISA
10 9 (0.88%) IBM Certification
11 8 (0.78%) HP ASE
12 6 (0.58%) ISEB Practitioner
13 4 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
14 3 (0.29%) OCP
14 3 (0.29%) Oracle Certification
14 3 (0.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 3 (0.29%) CBAP
14 3 (0.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 492 (47.95%) QA
2 6 (0.58%) Data Quality
3 5 (0.49%) SLA
3 5 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.19%) Basel III
4 2 (0.19%) GxP
4 2 (0.19%) CRD IV
4 2 (0.19%) COREP
4 2 (0.19%) FINREP
5 1 (0.097%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.097%) WAI
5 1 (0.097%) MiFID
System Software
1 14 (1.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (1.07%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.29%) XenApp
4 1 (0.097%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 48 (4.68%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.39%) Puppet
2 4 (0.39%) ITRS Geneos
3 3 (0.29%) Oozie
3 3 (0.29%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (0.19%) HP SiteScope
5 1 (0.097%) HP SIM
5 1 (0.097%) nmon
5 1 (0.097%) Ansible
Vendors
1 123 (11.99%) Microsoft
2 119 (11.60%) Oracle
3 52 (5.07%) HP
4 32 (3.12%) SAP
5 21 (2.05%) IBM
6 20 (1.95%) VMware
7 12 (1.17%) Capita
8 10 (0.97%) Charles River
8 10 (0.97%) Cognos
9 9 (0.88%) ESRI
9 9 (0.88%) Fujitsu
9 9 (0.88%) WorldPay
10 8 (0.78%) Bloomberg
11 6 (0.58%) Cisco
11 6 (0.58%) Zend
11 6 (0.58%) Google
12 4 (0.39%) SimCorp
12 4 (0.39%) Facebook
12 4 (0.39%) Wall Street Systems
12 4 (0.39%) Progress
London
Datasource Computer Employment
Salary: Excellent Salary!
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Experis IT
Posted: 12 hours ago
South West London
First Point
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Salt
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
techfolk Ltd
Salary: Competitive joining salary + equity + relocation
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + 10% bonus + bens
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £62500 per annum + inc benefits, + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £34,000 to £40,000 per annum + v strong Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Lawn Tennis Association
Salary: Up to £41,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Evermore Global
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 15-20% Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago