The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sidcup region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 12 - 6
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 8 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sidcup 15.09% - 8.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 21.05% - 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 2
Average salary £30,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Test Scripting
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Sidcup
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38 17 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sidcup 71.70% 77.27% 82.61%
Number of salaries quoted 38 15 19
Average salary £45,000 £25,000 £39,491
Average salary % change year-on-year
+80.00% -36.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,738 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £56,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Sidcup

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

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Sidcup

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Sidcup

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Sidcup

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Sidcup

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Sidcup region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Sidcup

Test Scripting
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Sidcup

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Sidcup 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 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (88.89%) Software Testing
2 8 (88.89%) ISTQB
2 8 (88.89%) Degree
2 8 (88.89%) Legal
2 8 (88.89%) Visual Studio
2 8 (88.89%) MS Excel
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 8 (88.89%) Load Testing
2 8 (88.89%) Security Testing
2 8 (88.89%) System Testing
3 3 (33.33%) COM
4 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
4 2 (22.22%) QA
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Matrix Management
5 1 (11.11%) Business Process Mapping

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Sidcup by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Sidcup 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 8 (88.89%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (88.89%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Analyst
2 8 (88.89%) Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) QA Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) QA Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) COM
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) Software Testing
2 8 (88.89%) Load Testing
2 8 (88.89%) Security Testing
2 8 (88.89%) System Testing
2 8 (88.89%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
4 1 (11.11%) Matrix Management
4 1 (11.11%) Business Process Mapping
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) ISTQB
1 8 (88.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft