The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 186 214 185
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -29
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 300 287 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.65% 1.38% 1.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.92% 1.61% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 268 253 291
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Test Scripting
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
15641 17840 18963
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.98% 85.56% 83.77%
Number of salaries quoted 13099 14560 14678
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing Test Scripting as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in the South East

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the South East region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in the South East

Test Scripting
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire -9 68 £33,500 -20.23% 10
Surrey +51 67 £45,000 +8.43% 8
Berkshire +23 56 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Buckinghamshire +18 40 £39,000 -5.45% 1
Kent +33 33 £42,500 +18.05% 4
Oxfordshire -6 16 £27,500 -21.42% 6
West Sussex -12 10 £40,000 +45.45% 1
East Sussex -2 8 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Isle of Wight - 1 £26,500 -
Test Scripting
England

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT jobs citing Test Scripting also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 322 (55.61%) Agile Software Development
2 226 (39.03%) Selenium
3 206 (35.58%) Finance
4 201 (34.72%) ISEB
5 179 (30.92%) Software Testing
6 177 (30.57%) SQL
7 167 (28.84%) Regression Testing
8 159 (27.46%) QA
9 157 (27.12%) Test Automation
9 157 (27.12%) C#
10 144 (24.87%) ISTQB
11 133 (22.97%) User Acceptance Testing
12 132 (22.80%) SDLC
13 131 (22.63%) Scrum
14 112 (19.34%) Test Strategy
15 110 (19.00%) .NET
16 109 (18.83%) Microsoft
17 106 (18.31%) Degree
18 103 (17.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
19 99 (17.10%) Automated Testing
20 97 (16.75%) Performance Testing
21 95 (16.41%) TDD
22 91 (15.72%) WebDriver
23 89 (15.37%) JMeter
24 85 (14.68%) Analytical Skills
25 84 (14.51%) Windows
25 84 (14.51%) Manual Testing
26 83 (14.34%) HTML
27 77 (13.30%) SoapUI
28 76 (13.13%) Integration Testing

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 49 (8.46%) CMS
2 27 (4.66%) SharePoint
3 15 (2.59%) SAS
4 10 (1.73%) IIS
5 4 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.17%) CICS
6 1 (0.17%) Confluence
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.17%) Xceptor
Applications
1 56 (9.67%) MS Excel
2 37 (6.39%) MS Office
3 23 (3.97%) MS PowerPoint
4 18 (3.11%) MS Visio
5 8 (1.38%) MS Project
6 5 (0.86%) Maple
Business Applications
1 11 (1.90%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (1.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (1.73%) Dynamics NAV
2 10 (1.73%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (0.86%) Primavera
4 4 (0.69%) Eagle PACE
4 4 (0.69%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 4 (0.69%) SAP MM
4 4 (0.69%) SAP R/3
4 4 (0.69%) SAP Retail
4 4 (0.69%) SAP SD
4 4 (0.69%) SAP SRM
4 4 (0.69%) SAP WM
5 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.17%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.17%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.17%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (1.55%) SaaS
3 2 (0.35%) GitHub
3 2 (0.35%) Office 365
4 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 38 (6.56%) TCP/IP
2 30 (5.18%) Firewall
3 28 (4.84%) Internet
4 27 (4.66%) DNS
5 5 (0.86%) Network Security
6 4 (0.69%) VoIP
6 4 (0.69%) WAN
7 3 (0.52%) HTTP
7 3 (0.52%) SNMP
8 1 (0.17%) 3G
8 1 (0.17%) 3GPP
8 1 (0.17%) GPRS
8 1 (0.17%) GSM
8 1 (0.17%) Intranet
8 1 (0.17%) SAN
8 1 (0.17%) SCCP
8 1 (0.17%) SS7
8 1 (0.17%) tcpdump
8 1 (0.17%) UMTS
8 1 (0.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (6.39%) SQL Server
2 16 (2.76%) Hadoop
3 11 (1.90%) Base SAS
3 11 (1.90%) Relational Database
4 10 (1.73%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (0.86%) Big Data
6 5 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (0.69%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (0.69%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 4 (0.69%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (0.69%) Oracle Database
7 4 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (0.69%) QlikView
7 4 (0.69%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (0.52%) DB2
8 3 (0.52%) MySQL
8 3 (0.52%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (0.35%) Lumira
9 2 (0.35%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 226 (39.03%) Selenium
2 91 (15.72%) WebDriver
3 89 (15.37%) JMeter
4 77 (13.30%) SoapUI
5 69 (11.92%) Visual Studio
6 66 (11.40%) SpecFlow
7 65 (11.23%) HP UFT
8 61 (10.54%) NUnit
9 44 (7.60%) LoadRunner
10 38 (6.56%) Team Foundation Server
11 36 (6.22%) MSTest
12 34 (5.87%) JIRA
13 32 (5.53%) Cucumber
14 29 (5.01%) TestNG
15 26 (4.49%) Gatling
16 22 (3.80%) Jenkins
17 11 (1.90%) Selenium IDE
18 10 (1.73%) TeamCity
19 8 (1.38%) WATIR
20 7 (1.21%) WatiN
General
1 206 (35.58%) Finance
2 38 (6.56%) Banking
3 35 (6.04%) Retail
4 16 (2.76%) Marketing
4 16 (2.76%) Telecoms
5 12 (2.07%) Back Office
5 12 (2.07%) Manufacturing
6 9 (1.55%) Investment Banking
7 6 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (0.86%) Automotive
8 5 (0.86%) Electronics
8 5 (0.86%) Games
8 5 (0.86%) Legal
9 4 (0.69%) Billing
9 4 (0.69%) German Language
10 2 (0.35%) Advertising
10 2 (0.35%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.17%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.17%) Law
11 1 (0.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 254 (43.87%) Analyst
2 194 (33.51%) Test Analyst
3 136 (23.49%) Tester
4 77 (13.30%) Automation Tester
5 68 (11.74%) Test Engineer
6 62 (10.71%) Developer
7 46 (7.94%) Selenium Tester
8 45 (7.77%) Selenium Automation Tester
9 43 (7.43%) Automation Test Analyst
10 41 (7.08%) Senior Analyst
11 39 (6.74%) Senior Test Analyst
12 35 (6.04%) Software Tester
13 31 (5.35%) Software Analyst
13 31 (5.35%) Software Test Analyst
14 29 (5.01%) Senior Tester
14 29 (5.01%) Test Automation Developer
15 26 (4.49%) Senior Automation Tester
16 24 (4.15%) Test Leader
16 24 (4.15%) Test Manager
17 22 (3.80%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (19.00%) .NET
2 83 (14.34%) HTML
3 46 (7.94%) ASP.NET
4 29 (5.01%) SOAP
5 28 (4.84%) Ajax
6 25 (4.32%) XML
7 21 (3.63%) HTML5
8 15 (2.59%) jQuery
9 14 (2.42%) REST
10 10 (1.73%) CSS
11 9 (1.55%) .NET Framework
12 7 (1.21%) Web Services
13 6 (1.04%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (1.04%) JSP
13 6 (1.04%) Spring
14 5 (0.86%) EJB
14 5 (0.86%) Java EE
14 5 (0.86%) JDBC
14 5 (0.86%) JSF
14 5 (0.86%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 85 (14.68%) Analytical Skills
2 60 (10.36%) Client/Server
3 35 (6.04%) N-Tier
4 28 (4.84%) Computer Science
5 23 (3.97%) AS400
6 16 (2.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 14 (2.42%) Life Science
8 13 (2.25%) Replication
9 12 (2.07%) Enterprise Software
10 10 (1.73%) Driving Licence
11 9 (1.55%) Algorithms
11 9 (1.55%) Data Extraction
12 8 (1.38%) Mobile App
13 6 (1.04%) Management Information System
13 6 (1.04%) Virtual Team
14 5 (0.86%) Biotechnology
14 5 (0.86%) Data Integration
14 5 (0.86%) Embedded Systems
14 5 (0.86%) Verilog
14 5 (0.86%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 84 (14.51%) Windows
2 19 (3.28%) Unix
3 13 (2.25%) Windows Server
4 12 (2.07%) Linux
5 10 (1.73%) Android
6 9 (1.55%) Apple iOS
7 6 (1.04%) AIX
8 5 (0.86%) Solaris
8 5 (0.86%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.17%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.17%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 322 (55.61%) Agile Software Development
2 179 (30.92%) Software Testing
3 167 (28.84%) Regression Testing
4 157 (27.12%) Test Automation
5 133 (22.97%) User Acceptance Testing
6 132 (22.80%) SDLC
7 131 (22.63%) Scrum
8 112 (19.34%) Test Strategy
9 99 (17.10%) Automated Testing
10 97 (16.75%) Performance Testing
11 95 (16.41%) TDD
12 84 (14.51%) Manual Testing
13 76 (13.13%) Integration Testing
14 74 (12.78%) Functional Testing
15 71 (12.26%) BDD
15 71 (12.26%) Non-Functional Testing
16 62 (10.71%) Automation Testing
16 62 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
17 59 (10.19%) CRM
18 58 (10.02%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 177 (30.57%) SQL
2 157 (27.12%) C#
3 76 (13.13%) Java
4 64 (11.05%) JavaScript
5 32 (5.53%) T-SQL
5 32 (5.53%) VB
6 28 (4.84%) Perl
6 28 (4.84%) VBScript
7 14 (2.42%) C++
8 12 (2.07%) PL/SQL
9 11 (1.90%) VB.NET
10 7 (1.21%) Python
11 5 (0.86%) MATLAB
11 5 (0.86%) R
12 3 (0.52%) C
12 3 (0.52%) RPG
12 3 (0.52%) Ruby
13 2 (0.35%) PHP
13 2 (0.35%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.17%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 201 (34.72%) ISEB
2 144 (24.87%) ISTQB
3 106 (18.31%) Degree
4 103 (17.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 21 (3.63%) SC Cleared
5 21 (3.63%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.52%) PMI Certification
6 3 (0.52%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
7 2 (0.35%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.17%) AAT
8 1 (0.17%) HNC
8 1 (0.17%) HND
8 1 (0.17%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.17%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 159 (27.46%) QA
2 14 (2.42%) Data Quality
3 6 (1.04%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 5 (0.86%) ISO19770
4 5 (0.86%) SLA
5 4 (0.69%) ISO 9000
6 3 (0.52%) GAMP
7 1 (0.17%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.17%) SDET
System Software
1 13 (2.25%) Hyper-V
2 7 (1.21%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 71 (12.26%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.86%) Control-M
3 2 (0.35%) vRealize
Vendors
1 109 (18.83%) Microsoft
2 49 (8.46%) Oracle
3 46 (7.94%) HP
4 24 (4.15%) SAP
5 14 (2.42%) VMware
6 13 (2.25%) Salesforce.com
7 10 (1.73%) Demandware
8 9 (1.55%) Citrix
9 8 (1.38%) Telerik
10 5 (0.86%) Atlassian
11 4 (0.69%) Hyperion
11 4 (0.69%) Tableau
12 3 (0.52%) Blue Prism
12 3 (0.52%) ComArch
13 2 (0.35%) ATG
13 2 (0.35%) CODA
13 2 (0.35%) Google
13 2 (0.35%) hybris
13 2 (0.35%) IBM
13 2 (0.35%) Rally
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