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

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 143 128 166
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +38
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 68 106 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.47% 2.02% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.76% 2.46% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 58 86 49
Average salary £45,000 £42,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +22.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £28,000 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
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
3873 4306 3911
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 83.67% 82.18% 75.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3264 3530 3133
Average salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 6 July 2015.

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 6 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Guildford +4 10 £45,000 -2.70% 3
Leatherhead +10 8 £50,000 -
Egham -3 8 £47,500 +46.15%
Staines -21 8 £45,000 -5.26%
Esher - 6 £50,000 -
Walton-on-Thames - 4 £38,000 -
Reigate +17 1 £32,500 -38.09%
Camberley -1 1 £37,500 +31.57%
Farnham - 1 - -
Test Scripting
South East

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 69 (46.00%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (45.33%) QA
3 54 (36.00%) Selenium
4 53 (35.33%) SQL
5 42 (28.00%) Java
6 41 (27.33%) Software Testing
6 41 (27.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 38 (25.33%) Test Automation
7 38 (25.33%) ISEB
8 37 (24.67%) ISTQB
9 34 (22.67%) WebDriver
10 32 (21.33%) Load Testing
11 30 (20.00%) Automation Testing
12 28 (18.67%) JIRA
13 26 (17.33%) Microsoft
13 26 (17.33%) JMeter
14 25 (16.67%) Workflow
14 25 (16.67%) JavaScript
14 25 (16.67%) SDLC
15 23 (15.33%) Test Strategy
16 20 (13.33%) TDD
17 19 (12.67%) .NET
17 19 (12.67%) HP
17 19 (12.67%) User Stories
18 18 (12.00%) Manual Testing
18 18 (12.00%) System Testing
18 18 (12.00%) Security Cleared
18 18 (12.00%) HP UFT
18 18 (12.00%) C#
18 18 (12.00%) Web Services

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 7 (4.67%) SharePoint
1 7 (4.67%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (3.33%) NetWeaver
3 3 (2.00%) ColdFusion
4 2 (1.33%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.67%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (7.33%) MS Office
2 10 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (5.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (4.67%) SAP CRM
3 2 (1.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.33%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.33%) SaaS
2 7 (4.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.67%) HTTP
1 1 (0.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.67%) DNS
1 1 (0.67%) Internet
1 1 (0.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (10.67%) MySQL
2 7 (4.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (4.67%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
2 7 (4.67%) Big Data
3 3 (2.00%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.67%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 54 (36.00%) Selenium
2 34 (22.67%) WebDriver
3 28 (18.67%) JIRA
4 26 (17.33%) JMeter
5 18 (12.00%) HP UFT
6 17 (11.33%) Jenkins
7 15 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 13 (8.67%) LoadRunner
9 7 (4.67%) Visual Studio
10 4 (2.67%) SoapUI
11 3 (2.00%) SpecFlow
12 2 (1.33%) Behat
12 2 (1.33%) PHPUnit
12 2 (1.33%) Cucumber
12 2 (1.33%) JUnit
13 1 (0.67%) TestNG
13 1 (0.67%) Oracle Forms
13 1 (0.67%) Toad
13 1 (0.67%) TestDirector
13 1 (0.67%) Subversion
General
1 15 (10.00%) Finance
2 7 (4.67%) Marketing
3 4 (2.67%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.67%) Banking
4 3 (2.00%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.33%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.67%) Front Office
6 1 (0.67%) Local Government
6 1 (0.67%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.67%) Retail
6 1 (0.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 71 (47.33%) Analyst
2 59 (39.33%) Test Analyst
3 37 (24.67%) Tester
4 16 (10.67%) Web Tester
5 15 (10.00%) Software Engineer
5 15 (10.00%) Developer
5 15 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
6 12 (8.00%) Test Manager
7 11 (7.33%) QA Analyst
7 11 (7.33%) Agile Test Analyst
8 9 (6.00%) Testing Manager
9 8 (5.33%) CRM Developer
9 8 (5.33%) Microsoft Developer
9 8 (5.33%) Performance Tester
10 7 (4.67%) Software Tester
10 7 (4.67%) Web Analyst
10 7 (4.67%) Web Test Analyst
10 7 (4.67%) Automation Engineer
11 6 (4.00%) Performance Test Analyst
11 6 (4.00%) Performance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (12.67%) .NET
2 18 (12.00%) Web Services
3 16 (10.67%) XML
4 15 (10.00%) LAMP
5 14 (9.33%) ASP.NET
6 11 (7.33%) J2EE
7 9 (6.00%) HTML
8 8 (5.33%) jQuery
9 6 (4.00%) .NET Framework
10 3 (2.00%) SOAP
11 2 (1.33%) RESTful
11 2 (1.33%) Gherkin
11 2 (1.33%) BAPI
11 2 (1.33%) SAP ALE
12 1 (0.67%) CSS
12 1 (0.67%) JDBC
12 1 (0.67%) REST
12 1 (0.67%) JSON
12 1 (0.67%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.67%) Statistics
1 7 (4.67%) Client/Server
2 6 (4.00%) Mathematics
2 6 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.67%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.67%) User Experience
4 2 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.33%) AS400
4 2 (1.33%) Fixed Income
4 2 (1.33%) Derivative
5 1 (0.67%) iSeries
5 1 (0.67%) SWIFT
5 1 (0.67%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.67%) NHS
5 1 (0.67%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 18 (12.00%) UNIX
2 13 (8.67%) Linux
3 1 (0.67%) Android
3 1 (0.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (46.00%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (27.33%) Software Testing
2 41 (27.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 38 (25.33%) Test Automation
4 32 (21.33%) Load Testing
5 30 (20.00%) Automation Testing
6 25 (16.67%) SDLC
6 25 (16.67%) Workflow
7 23 (15.33%) Test Strategy
8 20 (13.33%) TDD
9 19 (12.67%) User Stories
10 18 (12.00%) Manual Testing
10 18 (12.00%) System Testing
11 17 (11.33%) Continuous Integration
11 17 (11.33%) Integration Testing
12 16 (10.67%) Software Engineering
13 15 (10.00%) CRM
14 13 (8.67%) Cyber Security
15 12 (8.00%) Automated Testing
15 12 (8.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 53 (35.33%) SQL
2 42 (28.00%) Java
3 25 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 18 (12.00%) C#
5 17 (11.33%) PHP
6 8 (5.33%) PL/SQL
7 5 (3.33%) Python
7 5 (3.33%) Perl
8 2 (1.33%) VBScript
8 2 (1.33%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.33%) ABAP
8 2 (1.33%) Groovy
9 1 (0.67%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.67%) Ruby
9 1 (0.67%) PHP5
9 1 (0.67%) C++
9 1 (0.67%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 38 (25.33%) ISEB
2 37 (24.67%) ISTQB
3 18 (12.00%) Security Cleared
4 15 (10.00%) SC Cleared
5 6 (4.00%) PhD
6 4 (2.67%) Degree
7 3 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.33%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (45.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (2.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (17.33%) Microsoft
2 19 (12.67%) HP
3 14 (9.33%) Oracle
4 7 (4.67%) SAP
5 2 (1.33%) Charles River
6 1 (0.67%) DataFlux
6 1 (0.67%) DataCash
6 1 (0.67%) Trillium
Guildford, Surrey
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent salary plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Haslemere, Surrey
EPSN Workforce UK Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago