The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 42 42 44
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 3 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.87% 0.84% 1.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.14% 1.15% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 9
Average salary £31,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.88% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
Test Scripting
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Middlesex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
263 260 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 76.45% 72.63% 78.83%
Number of salaries quoted 175 159 315
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £80,000 £65,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Middlesex region.

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Middlesex

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Middlesex

Test Scripting
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 7 (63.64%) ISEB
2 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 6 (54.55%) ISTQB
3 4 (36.36%) ClearQuest
3 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) MS Project
3 4 (36.36%) MS Office
3 4 (36.36%) SAP
3 4 (36.36%) SAP IS-U
3 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (18.18%) SAP CRM
4 2 (18.18%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) CRM
4 2 (18.18%) SAP HR
4 2 (18.18%) SAP MM
4 2 (18.18%) SAP PP
4 2 (18.18%) SAP MRS
4 2 (18.18%) SAP CS
4 2 (18.18%) SAP PM
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (9.09%) IIBA
5 1 (9.09%) CBAP
5 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
5 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (9.09%) System Testing

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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.

Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Project
1 4 (36.36%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (36.36%) SAP IS-U
2 2 (18.18%) SAP CRM
2 2 (18.18%) SAP HR
2 2 (18.18%) SAP MM
2 2 (18.18%) SAP PP
2 2 (18.18%) SAP MRS
2 2 (18.18%) SAP CS
2 2 (18.18%) SAP PM
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) ClearQuest
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Test Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) Consultant
3 4 (36.36%) SAP Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Functional Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) SAP Functional Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Test Team Leader
5 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Systems Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (18.18%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) CRM
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (9.09%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) ISEB
2 6 (54.55%) ISTQB
3 1 (9.09%) IIBA
3 1 (9.09%) CBAP
3 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) SAP