The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 153 130 151
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +21
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 59 80 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.39% 1.72% 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.64% 2.00% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 54 67 59
Average salary £39,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.05% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
Test Scripting
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3608 3994 4523
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 84.87% 85.78% 86.15%
Number of salaries quoted 3045 3347 3706
Average salary £48,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Surrey

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Surrey

Test Scripting
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Redhill - 11 £39,500 -
Guildford -4 8 £30,000 -28.57% 1
Woking +7 6 £32,500 -
Egham +28 5 £42,500 -15.00%
Staines +21 5 £42,500 +63.46% 1
Leatherhead +15 3 £35,000 -30.00%
Reigate -10 3 £42,500 +17.24%
Esher -2 1 £50,000 -
Godalming - 1 £30,000 -
Test Scripting
South East

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 60 (49.18%) Finance
2 49 (40.16%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (36.89%) ISEB
4 39 (31.97%) SQL
5 37 (30.33%) Software Testing
6 35 (28.69%) User Acceptance Testing
7 32 (26.23%) Oracle
7 32 (26.23%) Business Analysis
8 31 (25.41%) Degree
8 31 (25.41%) QA
9 30 (24.59%) Test Automation
10 29 (23.77%) ISTQB
11 27 (22.13%) Regression Testing
11 27 (22.13%) Analytical Skills
12 26 (21.31%) MS Visio
13 25 (20.49%) Non-Functional Testing
14 24 (19.67%) Automated Testing
15 22 (18.03%) Java
16 20 (16.39%) System Testing
17 19 (15.57%) MS Excel
18 18 (14.75%) Microsoft
18 18 (14.75%) Unix
18 18 (14.75%) Project Management
18 18 (14.75%) Selenium
19 17 (13.93%) Manual Testing
20 16 (13.11%) MS Office
20 16 (13.11%) TDD
21 15 (12.30%) Workflow
21 15 (12.30%) Functional Testing
22 14 (11.48%) C#

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Surrey 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.

Application Platforms
1 9 (7.38%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.10%) Apache
3 4 (3.28%) Tuxedo
4 2 (1.64%) JBoss
4 2 (1.64%) SAS
5 1 (0.82%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 26 (21.31%) MS Visio
2 19 (15.57%) MS Excel
3 16 (13.11%) MS Office
4 9 (7.38%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (4.92%) Maple
6 5 (4.10%) MS Project
7 2 (1.64%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.28%) BASE24
2 3 (2.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.64%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.28%) Sage Pay
2 2 (1.64%) SaaS
3 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.92%) Network Security
1 6 (4.92%) TCP/IP
2 4 (3.28%) ATM
3 3 (2.46%) HTTP
4 2 (1.64%) Internet
5 1 (0.82%) 3GPP
5 1 (0.82%) Firewall
5 1 (0.82%) GSM
5 1 (0.82%) PuTTY
5 1 (0.82%) SCCP
5 1 (0.82%) SIGTRAN
5 1 (0.82%) snoop
5 1 (0.82%) SS7
5 1 (0.82%) tcpdump
5 1 (0.82%) UMTS
5 1 (0.82%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.02%) Relational Database
2 7 (5.74%) Hadoop
3 6 (4.92%) MySQL
4 4 (3.28%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (3.28%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 4 (3.28%) Oracle BI EE
4 4 (3.28%) QlikView
5 3 (2.46%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.46%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.64%) Big Data
6 2 (1.64%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.64%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 1 (0.82%) Apache Accumulo
Development Applications
1 18 (14.75%) Selenium
2 11 (9.02%) HP UFT
3 10 (8.20%) WebDriver
4 9 (7.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (4.92%) JMeter
6 5 (4.10%) JIRA
6 5 (4.10%) ProC
7 4 (3.28%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (2.46%) Jenkins
8 3 (2.46%) NUnit
8 3 (2.46%) Protractor
8 3 (2.46%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.64%) LoadRunner
9 2 (1.64%) Rhino Mocks
9 2 (1.64%) SoapUI
9 2 (1.64%) WebLOAD
10 1 (0.82%) CppUnit
10 1 (0.82%) SpecFlow
General
1 60 (49.18%) Finance
2 12 (9.84%) Retail
3 11 (9.02%) Back Office
4 9 (7.38%) Electronics
4 9 (7.38%) Manufacturing
5 8 (6.56%) Banking
6 4 (3.28%) Investment Banking
6 4 (3.28%) Marketing
6 4 (3.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 61 (50.00%) Analyst
2 35 (28.69%) Tester
3 22 (18.03%) Test Analyst
4 17 (13.93%) Test Engineer
5 16 (13.11%) Process Analyst
6 13 (10.66%) Automation Tester
6 13 (10.66%) Business Analyst
6 13 (10.66%) Web Tester
7 12 (9.84%) Financial Analyst
8 11 (9.02%) Business Process Analyst
8 11 (9.02%) Web Engineer
8 11 (9.02%) Workflow Analyst
9 9 (7.38%) Developer
9 9 (7.38%) Software Analyst
9 9 (7.38%) Software Test Analyst
9 9 (7.38%) Software Tester
10 8 (6.56%) QA Tester
11 7 (5.74%) Finance Business Analyst
11 7 (5.74%) Manual Tester
11 7 (5.74%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.84%) SOAP
2 11 (9.02%) .NET
3 9 (7.38%) HTML
4 7 (5.74%) XML
5 6 (4.92%) EJB
5 6 (4.92%) HTML5
5 6 (4.92%) Java EE
5 6 (4.92%) JDBC
5 6 (4.92%) JSF
5 6 (4.92%) JSP
5 6 (4.92%) ODBC
5 6 (4.92%) Spring
6 5 (4.10%) EDI
7 3 (2.46%) ActiveMQ
7 3 (2.46%) JSON
7 3 (2.46%) LAMP
7 3 (2.46%) RESTful
7 3 (2.46%) Web Services
8 2 (1.64%) Swing
9 1 (0.82%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 27 (22.13%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (11.48%) Client/Server
3 8 (6.56%) Algorithms
4 6 (4.92%) Cybercrime
4 6 (4.92%) Embedded Systems
4 6 (4.92%) Verilog
4 6 (4.92%) VHDL
5 5 (4.10%) SWIFT
6 4 (3.28%) Contactless
6 4 (3.28%) EMV
6 4 (3.28%) Fintech
6 4 (3.28%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.64%) iPad
8 1 (0.82%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.82%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.82%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 18 (14.75%) Unix
2 14 (11.48%) Linux
2 14 (11.48%) Windows
3 6 (4.92%) Android
3 6 (4.92%) Apple iOS
3 6 (4.92%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (1.64%) VMS
5 1 (0.82%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (40.16%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (30.33%) Software Testing
3 35 (28.69%) User Acceptance Testing
4 32 (26.23%) Business Analysis
5 30 (24.59%) Test Automation
6 27 (22.13%) Regression Testing
7 25 (20.49%) Non-Functional Testing
8 24 (19.67%) Automated Testing
9 20 (16.39%) System Testing
10 18 (14.75%) Project Management
11 17 (13.93%) Manual Testing
12 16 (13.11%) TDD
13 15 (12.30%) Functional Testing
13 15 (12.30%) Workflow
14 13 (10.66%) Performance Testing
14 13 (10.66%) Stakeholder Management
15 12 (9.84%) CRM
15 12 (9.84%) SDLC
15 12 (9.84%) Test Strategy
16 11 (9.02%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (31.97%) SQL
2 22 (18.03%) Java
3 14 (11.48%) C#
4 8 (6.56%) Perl
5 7 (5.74%) C++
6 6 (4.92%) MATLAB
6 6 (4.92%) R
7 5 (4.10%) C
7 5 (4.10%) PL/SQL
7 5 (4.10%) Shell Script
8 4 (3.28%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.46%) JavaScript
9 3 (2.46%) PHP
9 3 (2.46%) Python
9 3 (2.46%) Ruby
10 2 (1.64%) VB
10 2 (1.64%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 45 (36.89%) ISEB
2 31 (25.41%) Degree
3 29 (23.77%) ISTQB
4 10 (8.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 9 (7.38%) SC Cleared
5 9 (7.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (25.41%) QA
2 5 (4.10%) SEPA
3 4 (3.28%) CRD IV
3 4 (3.28%) ISO 9000
4 2 (1.64%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.64%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 32 (26.23%) Oracle
2 18 (14.75%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.56%) Hyperion
4 7 (5.74%) SAP
5 4 (3.28%) CyberSource
5 4 (3.28%) DataCash
5 4 (3.28%) Elavon
5 4 (3.28%) Ingenico
5 4 (3.28%) Sage
5 4 (3.28%) Tableau
5 4 (3.28%) TSYS
5 4 (3.28%) VeriFone
5 4 (3.28%) VocaLink
5 4 (3.28%) WorldPay
6 2 (1.64%) HP
6 2 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.82%) CODA
7 1 (0.82%) Google
Staines
Bupa
Posted: 2 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Union Street
Salary: Unspecified ,salary dependent upon experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - 60,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Union Street
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum salary dependent upon experience
Posted: 9 days ago