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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 16 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sidcup 2.78% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.76% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
21 35 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sidcup 58.33% 94.59% 73.33%
Number of salaries quoted 20 31 22
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £60,000 £56,050
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sidcup

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 (90.00%) Software Testing
1 9 (90.00%) Security Testing
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (70.00%) Visual Studio
3 7 (70.00%) Legal
3 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
3 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (70.00%) System Testing
3 7 (70.00%) ISTQB
3 7 (70.00%) Degree
3 7 (70.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (70.00%) Load Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Maven
4 2 (20.00%) Selenium
4 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (20.00%) Information Assurance
4 2 (20.00%) WebDriver
4 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
4 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
4 2 (20.00%) HP
4 2 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (20.00%) LoadRunner
4 2 (20.00%) Java
4 2 (20.00%) JUnit
4 2 (20.00%) COM
5 1 (10.00%) C#
5 1 (10.00%) .NET
5 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Business Process Mapping
5 1 (10.00%) QA

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Sidcup by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (20.00%) LoadRunner
2 2 (20.00%) Maven
2 2 (20.00%) Selenium
2 2 (20.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (20.00%) JUnit
General
1 7 (70.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Analyst
2 9 (90.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) QA Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) COM
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Software Testing
1 9 (90.00%) Security Testing
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (70.00%) Load Testing
3 7 (70.00%) System Testing
3 7 (70.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (20.00%) Information Assurance
4 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Business Process Mapping
5 1 (10.00%) Matrix Management
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) ISTQB
1 7 (70.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) HP