The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reigate region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 42 57 51
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -6
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 1 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 0.43% 1.52% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 1.69% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 1
Average salary £32,500 £52,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.09% +40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Test Scripting
Surrey

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reigate
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
196 236 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 84.48% 89.39% 68.08%
Number of salaries quoted 193 224 235
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £27,100 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Reigate

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

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Reigate

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Reigate

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Reigate

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reigate

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Reigate 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 3 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) Web Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Management
3 1 (33.33%) System Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) Toad
3 1 (33.33%) TestDirector
3 1 (33.33%) HP UFT
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) WebDriver

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Reigate by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Reigate 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (33.33%) Toad
1 1 (33.33%) TestDirector
1 1 (33.33%) HP UFT
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
1 1 (33.33%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Web Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) System Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle