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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 181 218 184
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -34
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 301 280 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.63% 1.35% 1.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.89% 1.58% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 267 243 293
Median salary £40,000 £43,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% +14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
15914 17755 19099
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 86.18% 85.52% 83.46%
Number of salaries quoted 13386 14399 15036
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 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +38 73 £45,000 - 7
Hampshire -4 70 £35,000 -19.54% 6
Berkshire +20 51 £45,000 -10.00% 7
Buckinghamshire +33 40 £36,250 -19.44% 5
Kent +35 34 £39,000 +30.00% 3
Oxfordshire -10 17 £30,000 -14.28% 2
West Sussex -9 13 £38,750 +40.90%
East Sussex +2 3 £37,500 +2.73% 3
Isle of Wight - 1 £26,500 - 1
Test Scripting
England

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 280 (49.91%) Agile Software Development
2 195 (34.76%) Finance
3 193 (34.40%) Selenium
4 182 (32.44%) Regression Testing
5 174 (31.02%) SQL
5 174 (31.02%) ISEB
6 167 (29.77%) Software Testing
7 150 (26.74%) QA
8 147 (26.20%) User Acceptance Testing
9 141 (25.13%) Test Automation
9 141 (25.13%) C#
10 126 (22.46%) ISTQB
11 111 (19.79%) Test Strategy
12 109 (19.43%) SDLC
13 102 (18.18%) Scrum
14 101 (18.00%) Automated Testing
15 100 (17.83%) .NET
16 98 (17.47%) Degree
17 93 (16.58%) TDD
18 91 (16.22%) Microsoft
19 88 (15.69%) Integration Testing
20 85 (15.15%) WebDriver
21 82 (14.62%) Performance Testing
22 80 (14.26%) Windows
22 80 (14.26%) Analytical Skills
23 75 (13.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
23 75 (13.37%) JMeter
24 73 (13.01%) SoapUI
25 71 (12.66%) Functional Testing
26 68 (12.12%) Java

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 43 (7.66%) CMS
2 30 (5.35%) SharePoint
3 16 (2.85%) SAS
4 11 (1.96%) IIS
5 5 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.18%) CICS
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 47 (8.38%) MS Excel
2 35 (6.24%) MS Office
3 23 (4.10%) MS PowerPoint
4 20 (3.57%) MS Visio
5 7 (1.25%) MS Project
6 6 (1.07%) Maple
Business Applications
1 11 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
1 11 (1.96%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (1.78%) Dynamics NAV
2 10 (1.78%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (0.89%) Primavera
4 4 (0.71%) Eagle PACE
4 4 (0.71%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 4 (0.71%) SAP MM
4 4 (0.71%) SAP R/3
4 4 (0.71%) SAP Retail
4 4 (0.71%) SAP SD
4 4 (0.71%) SAP SRM
4 4 (0.71%) SAP WM
5 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.18%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.18%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.18%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (1.60%) SaaS
3 3 (0.53%) Office 365
4 2 (0.36%) GitHub
5 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 33 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 26 (4.63%) Firewall
3 21 (3.74%) DNS
3 21 (3.74%) Internet
4 6 (1.07%) Network Security
5 4 (0.71%) HTTP
5 4 (0.71%) SNMP
5 4 (0.71%) VoIP
6 2 (0.36%) WAN
7 1 (0.18%) 3G
7 1 (0.18%) 3GPP
7 1 (0.18%) GPRS
7 1 (0.18%) GSM
7 1 (0.18%) Intranet
7 1 (0.18%) SAN
7 1 (0.18%) SCCP
7 1 (0.18%) SIGTRAN
7 1 (0.18%) SS7
7 1 (0.18%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.18%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (6.42%) SQL Server
2 18 (3.21%) Hadoop
3 14 (2.50%) Relational Database
4 12 (2.14%) Base SAS
5 7 (1.25%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (0.89%) Big Data
7 5 (0.89%) SQL Server 2000
7 5 (0.89%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (0.71%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (0.71%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 4 (0.71%) MySQL
8 4 (0.71%) Oracle BI EE
8 4 (0.71%) Oracle Database
8 4 (0.71%) QlikView
9 3 (0.53%) DB2
9 3 (0.53%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.36%) SAP BW
10 2 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 193 (34.40%) Selenium
2 85 (15.15%) WebDriver
3 75 (13.37%) JMeter
4 73 (13.01%) SoapUI
5 66 (11.76%) HP UFT
6 62 (11.05%) SpecFlow
7 57 (10.16%) NUnit
8 56 (9.98%) Visual Studio
9 41 (7.31%) Team Foundation Server
10 31 (5.53%) LoadRunner
10 31 (5.53%) MSTest
11 29 (5.17%) JIRA
12 27 (4.81%) Cucumber
13 23 (4.10%) TestNG
14 22 (3.92%) Jenkins
15 20 (3.57%) Gatling
16 10 (1.78%) TeamCity
17 8 (1.43%) WATIR
18 7 (1.25%) Selenium IDE
18 7 (1.25%) WatiN
General
1 195 (34.76%) Finance
2 33 (5.88%) Banking
3 31 (5.53%) Retail
4 18 (3.21%) Telecoms
5 16 (2.85%) Manufacturing
6 13 (2.32%) Back Office
6 13 (2.32%) Marketing
7 9 (1.60%) Investment Banking
8 7 (1.25%) Electronics
9 6 (1.07%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (0.71%) Billing
10 4 (0.71%) German Language
11 3 (0.53%) Games
11 3 (0.53%) Legal
12 2 (0.36%) Advertising
12 2 (0.36%) Automotive
12 2 (0.36%) Military
13 1 (0.18%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.18%) Law
13 1 (0.18%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 245 (43.67%) Analyst
2 180 (32.09%) Test Analyst
3 138 (24.60%) Tester
4 67 (11.94%) Automation Tester
5 63 (11.23%) Test Engineer
6 62 (11.05%) Developer
7 39 (6.95%) Selenium Tester
8 38 (6.77%) Senior Analyst
8 38 (6.77%) Software Tester
9 37 (6.60%) Selenium Automation Tester
10 36 (6.42%) Senior Test Analyst
11 34 (6.06%) Automation Test Analyst
12 29 (5.17%) Software Analyst
12 29 (5.17%) Software Test Analyst
13 28 (4.99%) Test Automation Developer
14 25 (4.46%) Financial Analyst
15 24 (4.28%) Service Analyst
15 24 (4.28%) Test Leader
16 23 (4.10%) Agile Tester
16 23 (4.10%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (17.83%) .NET
2 65 (11.59%) HTML
3 34 (6.06%) ASP.NET
4 29 (5.17%) XML
5 27 (4.81%) SOAP
6 22 (3.92%) Ajax
7 17 (3.03%) jQuery
8 12 (2.14%) HTML5
9 10 (1.78%) Web Services
10 9 (1.60%) .NET Framework
11 8 (1.43%) REST
12 7 (1.25%) CSS
12 7 (1.25%) JSON
13 6 (1.07%) EJB
13 6 (1.07%) Java EE
13 6 (1.07%) JDBC
13 6 (1.07%) JSF
13 6 (1.07%) JSP
13 6 (1.07%) ODBC
13 6 (1.07%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 80 (14.26%) Analytical Skills
2 58 (10.34%) Client/Server
3 34 (6.06%) N-Tier
4 26 (4.63%) Computer Science
5 22 (3.92%) AS400
6 13 (2.32%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (2.32%) Life Science
7 12 (2.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 11 (1.96%) Replication
9 10 (1.78%) Data Extraction
9 10 (1.78%) Management Information System
10 9 (1.60%) Algorithms
11 8 (1.43%) Driving Licence
12 6 (1.07%) Cybercrime
12 6 (1.07%) Embedded Systems
12 6 (1.07%) Mobile App
12 6 (1.07%) Verilog
12 6 (1.07%) VHDL
12 6 (1.07%) Virtual Team
13 5 (0.89%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 80 (14.26%) Windows
2 21 (3.74%) Unix
3 14 (2.50%) Windows Server
4 13 (2.32%) Linux
5 11 (1.96%) Android
6 10 (1.78%) Apple iOS
7 6 (1.07%) AIX
7 6 (1.07%) Solaris
7 6 (1.07%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.18%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.18%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 280 (49.91%) Agile Software Development
2 182 (32.44%) Regression Testing
3 167 (29.77%) Software Testing
4 147 (26.20%) User Acceptance Testing
5 141 (25.13%) Test Automation
6 111 (19.79%) Test Strategy
7 109 (19.43%) SDLC
8 102 (18.18%) Scrum
9 101 (18.00%) Automated Testing
10 93 (16.58%) TDD
11 88 (15.69%) Integration Testing
12 82 (14.62%) Performance Testing
13 71 (12.66%) Functional Testing
14 67 (11.94%) Manual Testing
14 67 (11.94%) System Integration Testing
15 62 (11.05%) BDD
16 61 (10.87%) Automation Testing
17 59 (10.52%) CRM
17 59 (10.52%) Non-Functional Testing
18 58 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 174 (31.02%) SQL
2 141 (25.13%) C#
3 68 (12.12%) Java
4 56 (9.98%) JavaScript
5 29 (5.17%) T-SQL
6 28 (4.99%) VB
7 25 (4.46%) VBScript
8 22 (3.92%) Perl
9 15 (2.67%) C++
10 13 (2.32%) PL/SQL
11 11 (1.96%) VB.NET
12 6 (1.07%) MATLAB
12 6 (1.07%) Python
12 6 (1.07%) R
13 4 (0.71%) Ruby
14 3 (0.53%) C
15 2 (0.36%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.36%) PowerShell
16 1 (0.18%) VBA
16 1 (0.18%) X++
Qualifications
1 174 (31.02%) ISEB
2 126 (22.46%) ISTQB
3 98 (17.47%) Degree
4 75 (13.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 22 (3.92%) SC Cleared
5 22 (3.92%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.53%) PMI Certification
6 3 (0.53%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
7 2 (0.36%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.18%) HNC
8 1 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 150 (26.74%) QA
2 15 (2.67%) Data Quality
3 6 (1.07%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 5 (0.89%) ISO19770
5 4 (0.71%) ISO 9000
6 3 (0.53%) GAMP
6 3 (0.53%) SLA
7 1 (0.18%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 1 (0.18%) SDET
System Software
1 16 (2.85%) Hyper-V
2 10 (1.78%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 67 (11.94%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.89%) Control-M
3 2 (0.36%) CA Service Virtualization
3 2 (0.36%) vRealize
Vendors
1 91 (16.22%) Microsoft
2 50 (8.91%) Oracle
3 39 (6.95%) HP
4 22 (3.92%) SAP
5 14 (2.50%) VMware
6 10 (1.78%) Demandware
6 10 (1.78%) Salesforce.com
7 8 (1.43%) Telerik
8 4 (0.71%) ComArch
8 4 (0.71%) Hyperion
8 4 (0.71%) Rally
8 4 (0.71%) Tableau
9 3 (0.53%) ATG
9 3 (0.53%) Blue Prism
9 3 (0.53%) hybris
10 2 (0.36%) Arqiva
10 2 (0.36%) Citrix
10 2 (0.36%) CODA
10 2 (0.36%) Google
10 2 (0.36%) SolarWinds
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