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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 170 200 189
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -11
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 321 324 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.83% 1.55% 1.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.12% 1.82% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 286 290 277
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
15155 17826 18380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 86.25% 85.41% 83.59%
Number of salaries quoted 12601 14805 14215
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 26 September 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 26 September 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
Surrey +32 76 £47,000 +17.50% 5
Hampshire -3 72 £35,000 -10.25% 6
Berkshire +28 60 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Buckinghamshire +16 40 £37,500 +7.14% 6
Kent +10 27 £42,500 - 1
Oxfordshire +13 21 £35,000 +15.70% 5
East Sussex +6 12 £39,151 -9.99%
West Sussex -5 11 £42,500 +27.81% 1
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 26 September 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.

1 347 (58.03%) Agile Software Development
2 227 (37.96%) Selenium
3 200 (33.44%) ISEB
4 195 (32.61%) Finance
5 181 (30.27%) SQL
6 179 (29.93%) Software Testing
7 172 (28.76%) QA
8 170 (28.43%) C#
9 154 (25.75%) Test Automation
10 150 (25.08%) Regression Testing
11 148 (24.75%) ISTQB
12 147 (24.58%) Scrum
13 137 (22.91%) SDLC
14 125 (20.90%) User Acceptance Testing
15 124 (20.74%) .NET
16 121 (20.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 113 (18.90%) Test Strategy
17 113 (18.90%) Microsoft
18 110 (18.39%) Degree
19 98 (16.39%) Performance Testing
20 97 (16.22%) HTML
21 96 (16.05%) Analytical Skills
22 95 (15.89%) Automated Testing
23 89 (14.88%) TDD
24 87 (14.55%) JMeter
25 86 (14.38%) WebDriver
26 84 (14.05%) Windows
27 83 (13.88%) Manual Testing
28 76 (12.71%) Java
28 76 (12.71%) Functional 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 48 (8.03%) CMS
2 23 (3.85%) SharePoint
3 15 (2.51%) SAS
4 10 (1.67%) IIS
5 6 (1.00%) Apache
6 3 (0.50%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.33%) Confluence
7 2 (0.33%) Jetty
8 1 (0.17%) CICS
8 1 (0.17%) JBoss
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.17%) Xceptor
Applications
1 61 (10.20%) MS Excel
2 31 (5.18%) MS Office
3 23 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (2.51%) MS Visio
5 9 (1.51%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (2.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (1.84%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (1.67%) Dynamics NAV
3 10 (1.67%) Oracle EBS R12
4 7 (1.17%) Eagle PACE
5 6 (1.00%) SAP R/3
6 5 (0.84%) Primavera
6 5 (0.84%) SAP Retail
7 4 (0.67%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 4 (0.67%) SAP MM
7 4 (0.67%) SAP SD
7 4 (0.67%) SAP SRM
7 4 (0.67%) SAP WM
8 2 (0.33%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.17%) Oracle Financials
9 1 (0.17%) SAP CO
9 1 (0.17%) SAP FI
9 1 (0.17%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 19 (3.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (1.84%) SaaS
3 2 (0.33%) GitHub
3 2 (0.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 38 (6.35%) Firewall
2 35 (5.85%) TCP/IP
3 30 (5.02%) Internet
4 29 (4.85%) DNS
5 14 (2.34%) WAN
6 9 (1.51%) LAN
7 8 (1.34%) IP Telephony
8 5 (0.84%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (0.84%) HTTP
8 5 (0.84%) IPsec
8 5 (0.84%) VPN
9 4 (0.67%) SNMP
9 4 (0.67%) VoIP
10 2 (0.33%) ATM
11 1 (0.17%) 3GPP
11 1 (0.17%) Broadband
11 1 (0.17%) GSM
11 1 (0.17%) Intranet
11 1 (0.17%) SAN
11 1 (0.17%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (8.03%) SQL Server
2 15 (2.51%) MySQL
3 13 (2.17%) Base SAS
3 13 (2.17%) Hadoop
4 11 (1.84%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (1.67%) MS Access
5 10 (1.67%) Relational Database
6 8 (1.34%) Oracle Reports
7 7 (1.17%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (1.00%) Data Mining
9 3 (0.50%) Big Data
9 3 (0.50%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (0.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 3 (0.50%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (0.50%) Oracle Database
9 3 (0.50%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (0.33%) Lumira
10 2 (0.33%) SAP HANA
10 2 (0.33%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (0.33%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 227 (37.96%) Selenium
2 87 (14.55%) JMeter
3 86 (14.38%) WebDriver
4 75 (12.54%) Visual Studio
5 74 (12.37%) SoapUI
6 64 (10.70%) SpecFlow
7 57 (9.53%) NUnit
8 54 (9.03%) HP UFT
9 49 (8.19%) LoadRunner
10 44 (7.36%) Team Foundation Server
11 35 (5.85%) JIRA
11 35 (5.85%) MSTest
12 32 (5.35%) TestNG
13 31 (5.18%) Cucumber
14 28 (4.68%) Gatling
15 22 (3.68%) Jenkins
16 18 (3.01%) Selenium IDE
17 8 (1.34%) Ranorex
17 8 (1.34%) TeamCity
17 8 (1.34%) WATIR
General
1 195 (32.61%) Finance
2 38 (6.35%) Banking
3 36 (6.02%) Retail
4 15 (2.51%) Marketing
4 15 (2.51%) Telecoms
5 10 (1.67%) Automotive
5 10 (1.67%) Investment Banking
6 9 (1.51%) Manufacturing
7 8 (1.34%) Games
7 8 (1.34%) Legal
8 7 (1.17%) Back Office
8 7 (1.17%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (0.84%) Billing
9 5 (0.84%) Multimedia
10 4 (0.67%) German Language
11 3 (0.50%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.33%) Advertising
13 1 (0.17%) Law
13 1 (0.17%) Military
13 1 (0.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 259 (43.31%) Analyst
2 200 (33.44%) Test Analyst
3 128 (21.40%) Tester
4 75 (12.54%) Automation Tester
5 72 (12.04%) Developer
6 59 (9.87%) Test Engineer
7 50 (8.36%) Automation Test Analyst
7 50 (8.36%) Senior Analyst
8 48 (8.03%) Selenium Automation Tester
8 48 (8.03%) Selenium Tester
9 47 (7.86%) Senior Test Analyst
10 35 (5.85%) Software Tester
11 31 (5.18%) Senior Tester
12 29 (4.85%) Senior Automation Tester
12 29 (4.85%) Test Leader
12 29 (4.85%) Test Manager
13 27 (4.52%) Consultant
14 25 (4.18%) Software Analyst
14 25 (4.18%) Software Test Analyst
15 24 (4.01%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (20.74%) .NET
2 97 (16.22%) HTML
3 55 (9.20%) ASP.NET
4 30 (5.02%) Ajax
5 25 (4.18%) CSS
6 21 (3.51%) SOAP
7 18 (3.01%) HTML5
8 17 (2.84%) XML
9 15 (2.51%) jQuery
10 13 (2.17%) REST
11 9 (1.51%) .NET Framework
11 9 (1.51%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (1.34%) Ext JS
13 6 (1.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 6 (1.00%) Web Services
14 5 (0.84%) ASP.NET Web API
14 5 (0.84%) Flash
14 5 (0.84%) WCF
15 4 (0.67%) CGI
15 4 (0.67%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 96 (16.05%) Analytical Skills
2 48 (8.03%) Client/Server
3 30 (5.02%) Computer Science
3 30 (5.02%) N-Tier
4 17 (2.84%) AS400
4 17 (2.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 15 (2.51%) Life Science
5 15 (2.51%) Management Information System
6 12 (2.01%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (2.01%) Mobile App
7 11 (1.84%) Data Extraction
7 11 (1.84%) Driving Licence
7 11 (1.84%) Replication
8 6 (1.00%) Biotechnology
8 6 (1.00%) Data Centre
8 6 (1.00%) Data Integration
9 5 (0.84%) Algorithms
9 5 (0.84%) Fintech
9 5 (0.84%) Online Games
10 4 (0.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 84 (14.05%) Windows
2 20 (3.34%) Unix
3 16 (2.68%) Linux
4 14 (2.34%) Windows Server
5 8 (1.34%) Windows 7
6 6 (1.00%) AIX
7 5 (0.84%) CentOS
7 5 (0.84%) Solaris
8 1 (0.17%) Android
8 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 347 (58.03%) Agile Software Development
2 179 (29.93%) Software Testing
3 154 (25.75%) Test Automation
4 150 (25.08%) Regression Testing
5 147 (24.58%) Scrum
6 137 (22.91%) SDLC
7 125 (20.90%) User Acceptance Testing
8 113 (18.90%) Test Strategy
9 98 (16.39%) Performance Testing
10 95 (15.89%) Automated Testing
11 89 (14.88%) TDD
12 83 (13.88%) Manual Testing
13 76 (12.71%) Functional Testing
14 72 (12.04%) Non-Functional Testing
15 68 (11.37%) BDD
16 61 (10.20%) Continuous Integration
16 61 (10.20%) Integration Testing
17 60 (10.03%) Test Planning
18 57 (9.53%) Automation Testing
19 56 (9.36%) Defect Management
Programming Languages
1 181 (30.27%) SQL
2 170 (28.43%) C#
3 76 (12.71%) Java
4 75 (12.54%) JavaScript
5 41 (6.86%) Perl
6 34 (5.69%) VB
7 33 (5.52%) T-SQL
8 29 (4.85%) VBScript
9 16 (2.68%) PL/SQL
10 14 (2.34%) VB.NET
11 11 (1.84%) C++
11 11 (1.84%) Python
12 9 (1.51%) PHP
13 4 (0.67%) RPG
14 3 (0.50%) C
15 2 (0.33%) PowerShell
15 2 (0.33%) Tcl
16 1 (0.17%) Bash Shell
16 1 (0.17%) Ruby
16 1 (0.17%) X++
Qualifications
1 200 (33.44%) ISEB
2 148 (24.75%) ISTQB
3 121 (20.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 110 (18.39%) Degree
5 16 (2.68%) Security Cleared
6 15 (2.51%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 2 (0.33%) AAT
8 2 (0.33%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.33%) HND
8 2 (0.33%) ISEB Practitioner
8 2 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.33%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
9 1 (0.17%) HNC
9 1 (0.17%) MCP
9 1 (0.17%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 172 (28.76%) QA
2 14 (2.34%) Data Quality
3 8 (1.34%) SLA
4 6 (1.00%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 5 (0.84%) ISO19770
6 3 (0.50%) GAMP
6 3 (0.50%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.33%) ISO 9000
7 2 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.17%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 1 (0.17%) SDET
System Software
1 12 (2.01%) Hyper-V
2 8 (1.34%) Docker
3 6 (1.00%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 69 (11.54%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.84%) Control-M
3 3 (0.50%) vRealize
4 1 (0.17%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 113 (18.90%) Microsoft
2 49 (8.19%) HP
3 46 (7.69%) Oracle
4 28 (4.68%) SAP
5 15 (2.51%) VMware
6 12 (2.01%) Salesforce.com
7 10 (1.67%) Citrix
7 10 (1.67%) Demandware
8 9 (1.51%) Atlassian
9 8 (1.34%) Telerik
10 5 (0.84%) Cisco
10 5 (0.84%) Red Hat
11 4 (0.67%) ComArch
12 3 (0.50%) Hyperion
12 3 (0.50%) IBM
13 2 (0.33%) CODA
13 2 (0.33%) Google
13 2 (0.33%) Remedy
13 2 (0.33%) Tableau
13 2 (0.33%) T-Plan
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Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £23,000 per annum + Training + Career Progression
Posted: 3 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Shape IT Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Pension + 10% bonus + 25 days hol
Posted: 5 days ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Quarterly Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 4 days ago
High Wycombe
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £26000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Highly Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + possible remote work
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking
greywood
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + bens
Posted: 12 days ago
Milton Keynes
Noa Recruitment
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth
aap3
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + pension and healthcare
Posted: 10 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
SUEZ Recycling & Recovery UK
Salary: From £35k per annum + call out, up to 10% bonus, Pension and private m
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Didcot, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: to £23,000 + Pension, Gym, Healthcare, Flexi-working
Posted: 21 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Sally Salon Services
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Hampshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Pension
Posted: 26 days ago
Newbury
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Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Leidos
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