The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 205 222 176
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -46
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 691 550 813
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.44% 1.24% 1.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.74% 1.52% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 578 486 719
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £33,450
10% offered a salary of more than £64,300 £63,250 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
39741 36204 40945
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 82.59% 81.56% 79.65%
Number of salaries quoted 32971 29817 35421
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Test Scripting
England

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 30 July 2014.

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 30 July 2014. 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 +32 187 £50,000 +5.26% 22
Bromley - 9 £43,750 - 2
Uxbridge +6 4 £35,750 -20.55%
Canary Wharf +3 4 - -
Croydon -2 4 £52,500 +133.33%
Wembley - 4 - -
Ealing +9 3 £51,500 -14.16%
Teddington - 3 £38,500 -
Hammersmith -4 2 - -
Docklands, London -8 2 £43,000 -14.00%
West Drayton - 2 £45,000 -
Harrow - 2 £33,750 -
Kingston Upon Thames -15 1 £35,000 +34.61%
Mitcham - 1 £44,000 -
Twickenham - 1 £57,500 -
Test Scripting
England

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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.

1 585 (42.30%) QA
2 465 (33.62%) Selenium
3 461 (33.33%) Finance
4 419 (30.30%) SQL
5 385 (27.84%) Agile Software Development
6 309 (22.34%) Java
7 280 (20.25%) User Acceptance Testing
8 257 (18.58%) Degree
9 246 (17.79%) Automated Testing
9 246 (17.79%) Test Automation
10 224 (16.20%) TDD
11 222 (16.05%) C#
12 220 (15.91%) .NET
12 220 (15.91%) BDD
13 215 (15.55%) Scrum
14 210 (15.18%) ISEB
15 206 (14.90%) Test Strategy
16 195 (14.10%) Software Testing
17 188 (13.59%) Performance Testing
18 180 (13.02%) Regression Testing
19 179 (12.94%) Cucumber
20 174 (12.58%) WebDriver
21 171 (12.36%) JavaScript
22 169 (12.22%) JIRA
23 165 (11.93%) Microsoft
24 160 (11.57%) Windows
25 158 (11.42%) QuickTest Pro
26 154 (11.14%) Manual Testing
27 152 (10.99%) Web Services
28 151 (10.92%) Automation Testing

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 53 (3.83%) SharePoint
2 23 (1.66%) Tomcat
3 21 (1.52%) IIS
4 18 (1.30%) SharePoint Server
5 16 (1.16%) WebSphere
5 16 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
6 14 (1.01%) Apache Solr
7 10 (0.72%) CMS
7 10 (0.72%) MS Exchange
8 9 (0.65%) Adobe CQ
8 9 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
9 8 (0.58%) Commerce Server
10 7 (0.51%) Confluence
11 6 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
11 6 (0.43%) GlassFish
12 5 (0.36%) Node.js
12 5 (0.36%) Documentum
12 5 (0.36%) LiveLink
13 4 (0.29%) Alfresco
13 4 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 80 (5.78%) MS Excel
2 28 (2.02%) MS Office
3 22 (1.59%) MS Visio
4 18 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (0.51%) MS Project
6 4 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.22%) Stata
7 3 (0.22%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 24 (1.74%) Magento
2 14 (1.01%) JDE OneWorld
3 9 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (0.65%) Dynamics NAV
4 8 (0.58%) Fredhopper
5 7 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
6 6 (0.43%) Oracle Applications
7 5 (0.36%) PeopleSoft Financials
8 4 (0.29%) Sentinel
8 4 (0.29%) Oracle CRM
8 4 (0.29%) Tridion
8 4 (0.29%) Oracle Financials
9 3 (0.22%) Kondor+
9 3 (0.22%) SimCorp Dimension
9 3 (0.22%) Summit
9 3 (0.22%) LatentZero
10 2 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 2 (0.14%) SalesLogix
10 2 (0.14%) Oracle 11i
10 2 (0.14%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 33 (2.39%) SaaS
2 29 (2.10%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (1.23%) Basecamp
4 11 (0.80%) Heroku
5 2 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.072%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (2.02%) Internet
2 21 (1.52%) HTTP
3 18 (1.30%) TCP/IP
4 15 (1.08%) LAN
5 8 (0.58%) Intranet
5 8 (0.58%) HTTPS
6 7 (0.51%) DNS
6 7 (0.51%) 3G
7 6 (0.43%) Firewall
7 6 (0.43%) Wireless
8 5 (0.36%) SSL
8 5 (0.36%) LDAP
9 4 (0.29%) WAN
10 3 (0.22%) FTP
10 3 (0.22%) SMS
10 3 (0.22%) SAN
10 3 (0.22%) Wireshark
11 2 (0.14%) SS7
11 2 (0.14%) SCCP
11 2 (0.14%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 147 (10.63%) SQL Server
2 85 (6.15%) Relational Database
3 44 (3.18%) MySQL
4 30 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 30 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
5 27 (1.95%) Data Warehouse
6 22 (1.59%) RDBMS
6 22 (1.59%) Big Data
7 19 (1.37%) MongoDB
8 18 (1.30%) Oracle Database
9 14 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 14 (1.01%) Oracle Reports
9 14 (1.01%) Amazon Redshift
9 14 (1.01%) Hazelcast
9 14 (1.01%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 14 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
10 10 (0.72%) DB2
11 9 (0.65%) QlikView
12 8 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 7 (0.51%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 465 (33.62%) Selenium
2 179 (12.94%) Cucumber
3 174 (12.58%) WebDriver
4 169 (12.22%) JIRA
5 158 (11.42%) QuickTest Pro
6 90 (6.51%) LoadRunner
7 88 (6.36%) Jenkins
8 85 (6.15%) Team Foundation Server
9 80 (5.78%) JMeter
10 79 (5.71%) SoapUI
11 77 (5.57%) JUnit
12 75 (5.42%) Subversion
13 72 (5.21%) NUnit
14 66 (4.77%) Visual Studio
15 56 (4.05%) Hudson
16 52 (3.76%) Git (software)
17 49 (3.54%) SpecFlow
18 44 (3.18%) Robotium
19 42 (3.04%) WATIR
20 39 (2.82%) Calabash
General
1 461 (33.33%) Finance
2 149 (10.77%) Banking
3 101 (7.30%) Retail
4 53 (3.83%) Back Office
5 44 (3.18%) Investment Banking
5 44 (3.18%) Telecoms
6 39 (2.82%) Front Office
7 38 (2.75%) Games
8 24 (1.74%) Publishing
9 23 (1.66%) Financial Institution
10 22 (1.59%) Marketing
10 22 (1.59%) Law
11 13 (0.94%) Advertising
12 12 (0.87%) Electronics
13 9 (0.65%) Music Industry
14 7 (0.51%) Manufacturing
14 7 (0.51%) Retail Banking
15 4 (0.29%) Legal
15 4 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
16 3 (0.22%) French Language
Job Titles
1 620 (44.83%) Analyst
2 314 (22.70%) Test Analyst
3 219 (15.84%) Tester
4 215 (15.55%) Business Analyst
5 157 (11.35%) Developer
5 157 (11.35%) QA Engineer
6 110 (7.95%) QA Analyst
7 90 (6.51%) Test Engineer
8 76 (5.50%) Test Leader
9 74 (5.35%) Senior Analyst
10 60 (4.34%) QA Tester
11 59 (4.27%) Systems Analyst
12 58 (4.19%) Automation Engineer
13 56 (4.05%) Consultant
14 54 (3.90%) Senior Test Analyst
15 53 (3.83%) Business Systems Analyst
16 51 (3.69%) Test Manager
17 48 (3.47%) Automation Analyst
18 42 (3.04%) QA Test Analyst
19 41 (2.96%) QA Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 220 (15.91%) .NET
2 152 (10.99%) Web Services
3 119 (8.60%) HTML
4 117 (8.46%) XML
5 105 (7.59%) CSS
6 91 (6.58%) REST
6 91 (6.58%) SOAP
7 70 (5.06%) Gherkin
8 54 (3.90%) RESTful
9 53 (3.83%) jQuery
10 50 (3.62%) WCF
10 50 (3.62%) .NET Framework
11 45 (3.25%) CSS3
12 38 (2.75%) ASP.NET
13 37 (2.68%) HTML5
14 34 (2.46%) Backbone.js
15 29 (2.10%) AngularJS
16 27 (1.95%) JSON
17 26 (1.88%) WinForms
17 26 (1.88%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 111 (8.03%) Mobile App
2 86 (6.22%) Open Source
3 80 (5.78%) Management Information System
4 74 (5.35%) Computer Science
5 59 (4.27%) Equities
6 58 (4.19%) Fixed Income
7 39 (2.82%) Client/Server
8 35 (2.53%) Blackberry
9 25 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
10 24 (1.74%) Hedge funds
11 21 (1.52%) Derivative
12 19 (1.37%) Mainframe
13 18 (1.30%) Mathematics
14 17 (1.23%) AS400
15 13 (0.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 12 (0.87%) Physics
16 12 (0.87%) Video on Demand
17 10 (0.72%) Online Games
18 9 (0.65%) iPhone
18 9 (0.65%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 160 (11.57%) Windows
2 104 (7.52%) Android
3 98 (7.09%) Apple iOS
4 91 (6.58%) Linux
5 53 (3.83%) UNIX
6 9 (0.65%) Windows 7
7 8 (0.58%) Windows Phone
7 8 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (0.51%) Windows 8
9 6 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
10 5 (0.36%) Windows XP
11 3 (0.22%) Mac OS
11 3 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (0.22%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.14%) Solaris
13 1 (0.072%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 385 (27.84%) Agile Software Development
2 280 (20.25%) User Acceptance Testing
3 246 (17.79%) Automated Testing
3 246 (17.79%) Test Automation
4 224 (16.20%) TDD
5 220 (15.91%) BDD
6 215 (15.55%) Scrum
7 206 (14.90%) Test Strategy
8 195 (14.10%) Software Testing
9 188 (13.59%) Performance Testing
10 180 (13.02%) Regression Testing
11 154 (11.14%) Manual Testing
12 151 (10.92%) Automation Testing
13 149 (10.77%) Business Analysis
14 144 (10.41%) E-Commerce
15 114 (8.24%) Integration Testing
15 114 (8.24%) User Stories
16 108 (7.81%) Software Engineering
16 108 (7.81%) Project Management
17 92 (6.65%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 419 (30.30%) SQL
2 309 (22.34%) Java
3 222 (16.05%) C#
4 171 (12.36%) JavaScript
5 110 (7.95%) Ruby
6 73 (5.28%) Python
7 72 (5.21%) PHP
8 57 (4.12%) T-SQL
9 51 (3.69%) VB
10 48 (3.47%) C++
11 29 (2.10%) VBScript
12 26 (1.88%) C
12 26 (1.88%) PL/SQL
13 20 (1.45%) Groovy
14 16 (1.16%) Perl
15 14 (1.01%) TypeScript
16 13 (0.94%) CoffeeScript
17 12 (0.87%) VB.NET
18 11 (0.80%) Shell Script
19 9 (0.65%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 257 (18.58%) Degree
2 210 (15.18%) ISEB
3 126 (9.11%) ISTQB
4 42 (3.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 35 (2.53%) Security Cleared
6 20 (1.45%) SC Cleared
7 13 (0.94%) HND
8 11 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (0.65%) HP ASE
10 6 (0.43%) ISEB Practitioner
10 6 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 5 (0.36%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 3 (0.22%) PhD
13 2 (0.14%) CEH
13 2 (0.14%) PMI Certification
13 2 (0.14%) OSCP
13 2 (0.14%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 585 (42.30%) QA
2 24 (1.74%) SLA
3 21 (1.52%) Dodd-Frank
4 18 (1.30%) EMIR
5 16 (1.16%) UCITS
6 6 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (0.36%) ISO 9000
8 3 (0.22%) Basel III
8 3 (0.22%) FATCA
9 2 (0.14%) MiFID
9 2 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (0.14%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.072%) COREP
10 1 (0.072%) FINREP
10 1 (0.072%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 10 (0.72%) XenApp
2 7 (0.51%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.072%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.072%) HDFS
3 1 (0.072%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 121 (8.75%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (0.72%) Cisco UCCX
2 10 (0.72%) HP SIM
3 7 (0.51%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.14%) Nessus
5 1 (0.072%) Puppet
5 1 (0.072%) Oozie
5 1 (0.072%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.072%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 165 (11.93%) Microsoft
2 136 (9.83%) Oracle
3 125 (9.04%) HP
4 35 (2.53%) IBM
5 30 (2.17%) Citrix
6 29 (2.10%) SAP
7 23 (1.66%) Adobe
8 20 (1.45%) Cognos
8 20 (1.45%) Bloomberg
9 17 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
10 14 (1.01%) Charles River
10 14 (1.01%) Jaspersoft
11 12 (0.87%) Endeca
11 12 (0.87%) Capita
11 12 (0.87%) VMware
11 12 (0.87%) CODA
12 11 (0.80%) Lotus
12 11 (0.80%) Business Objects
12 11 (0.80%) Altiris
13 10 (0.72%) Cisco
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
LA International
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 5% bonus and benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
North London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum - Bonus + Bens Package
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Yoh Company
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + Car, pension, bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
North London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £38,000 to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Sidcup, Kent
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £30,000 per annum (depending on experience)
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits (BONUS)
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
I3
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £80,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 to £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bens + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Ultimate Asset
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
North London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £38,000 to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 40,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Barnet, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago