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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 129 136 131
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 79 88 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.74% 1.66% 1.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.13% 2.00% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 67 65 77
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £26,000 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £52,500 £54,600
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
3710 4396 4156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 81.75% 82.91% 77.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3082 3585 3237
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 5 May 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 5 May 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
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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
Guildford +23 18 £42,500 -8.10%
Woking +6 8 £32,500 -7.14% 2
Leatherhead - 8 £50,000 -
Egham +4 7 £50,000 +53.84%
Weybridge +19 5 £31,500 +18.86%
Staines -23 3 £26,000 -45.26%
Esher - 3 £50,000 - 1
Reigate +7 2 £36,250 -30.95%
Test Scripting
South East

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 79 (53.38%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (37.84%) SQL
2 56 (37.84%) QA
2 56 (37.84%) Selenium
3 49 (33.11%) Test Automation
4 47 (31.76%) ISEB
5 43 (29.05%) Java
6 42 (28.38%) User Acceptance Testing
6 42 (28.38%) Software Testing
7 38 (25.68%) ISTQB
7 38 (25.68%) Load Testing
8 33 (22.30%) WebDriver
9 30 (20.27%) System Testing
10 26 (17.57%) Test Strategy
10 26 (17.57%) Automation Testing
10 26 (17.57%) QuickTest Pro
11 25 (16.89%) JMeter
11 25 (16.89%) JIRA
12 24 (16.22%) Manual Testing
12 24 (16.22%) JavaScript
13 23 (15.54%) Microsoft
13 23 (15.54%) TDD
14 22 (14.86%) Finance
15 21 (14.19%) Workflow
15 21 (14.19%) .NET
16 19 (12.84%) C#
16 19 (12.84%) Automated Testing
17 18 (12.16%) Waterfall
18 17 (11.49%) Continuous Integration
18 17 (11.49%) Web Services

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 11 (7.43%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (2.03%) ColdFusion
3 3 (2.03%) IIS
4 2 (1.35%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.68%) SAS
5 1 (0.68%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (8.78%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.05%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (4.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.68%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (0.68%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.70%) SaaS
3 1 (0.68%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.03%) HTTP
1 3 (2.03%) TCP/IP
1 3 (2.03%) Internet
2 2 (1.35%) SSL
3 1 (0.68%) DNS
3 1 (0.68%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (10.81%) MySQL
2 7 (4.73%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
2 7 (4.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (4.05%) Big Data
3 6 (4.05%) Oracle Database
4 4 (2.70%) SQL Server
5 3 (2.03%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (2.03%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.68%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 56 (37.84%) Selenium
2 33 (22.30%) WebDriver
3 26 (17.57%) QuickTest Pro
4 25 (16.89%) JMeter
4 25 (16.89%) JIRA
5 15 (10.14%) Jenkins
6 14 (9.46%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (6.08%) LoadRunner
8 7 (4.73%) Visual Studio
9 5 (3.38%) SpecFlow
10 4 (2.70%) TestDirector
10 4 (2.70%) Toad
10 4 (2.70%) Oracle Forms
11 3 (2.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 3 (2.03%) SoapUI
12 2 (1.35%) QARun
13 1 (0.68%) Subversion
General
1 22 (14.86%) Finance
2 7 (4.73%) Marketing
3 6 (4.05%) Banking
4 3 (2.03%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.03%) Automotive
5 2 (1.35%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.35%) Retail
6 1 (0.68%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.68%) Local Government
6 1 (0.68%) Billing
6 1 (0.68%) Front Office
6 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 68 (45.95%) Analyst
2 50 (33.78%) Test Analyst
3 45 (30.41%) Tester
4 16 (10.81%) Developer
4 16 (10.81%) Web Tester
5 15 (10.14%) Software Engineer
6 12 (8.11%) Senior Software Engineer
6 12 (8.11%) Agile Test Analyst
7 11 (7.43%) Test Manager
8 9 (6.08%) Test Engineer
8 9 (6.08%) Business Analyst
8 9 (6.08%) Software Tester
9 8 (5.41%) Automation Engineer
10 7 (4.73%) CRM Developer
10 7 (4.73%) Web Analyst
10 7 (4.73%) Microsoft Developer
10 7 (4.73%) Web Test Analyst
10 7 (4.73%) Performance Tester
11 6 (4.05%) Senior Analyst
11 6 (4.05%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (14.19%) .NET
2 17 (11.49%) Web Services
3 15 (10.14%) LAMP
3 15 (10.14%) XML
4 10 (6.76%) ASP.NET
5 8 (5.41%) HTML
6 7 (4.73%) jQuery
7 6 (4.05%) J2EE
8 3 (2.03%) WPF
8 3 (2.03%) .NET Framework
8 3 (2.03%) WinForms
9 2 (1.35%) SOAP
9 2 (1.35%) Gherkin
9 2 (1.35%) Ajax
10 1 (0.68%) SAP ALE
10 1 (0.68%) JSON
10 1 (0.68%) CSS
10 1 (0.68%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.43%) Open Source
2 9 (6.08%) Client/Server
3 6 (4.05%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.38%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.70%) Statistics
6 3 (2.03%) Mathematics
6 3 (2.03%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.35%) AS400
7 2 (1.35%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.35%) LIMS
7 2 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.35%) Life Science
7 2 (1.35%) Derivative
8 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.68%) iSeries
8 1 (0.68%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.43%) Linux
2 9 (6.08%) UNIX
3 7 (4.73%) Windows
4 2 (1.35%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.35%) Windows 8
4 2 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.68%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (53.38%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (33.11%) Test Automation
3 42 (28.38%) User Acceptance Testing
3 42 (28.38%) Software Testing
4 38 (25.68%) Load Testing
5 30 (20.27%) System Testing
6 26 (17.57%) Test Strategy
6 26 (17.57%) Automation Testing
7 24 (16.22%) Manual Testing
8 23 (15.54%) TDD
9 21 (14.19%) Workflow
10 19 (12.84%) Automated Testing
11 18 (12.16%) Waterfall
12 17 (11.49%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (10.81%) Integration Testing
14 15 (10.14%) User Stories
15 14 (9.46%) Regression Testing
16 13 (8.78%) Software Engineering
17 12 (8.11%) Performance Testing
18 11 (7.43%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 56 (37.84%) SQL
2 43 (29.05%) Java
3 24 (16.22%) JavaScript
4 19 (12.84%) C#
5 15 (10.14%) PHP
6 8 (5.41%) Python
6 8 (5.41%) PL/SQL
7 5 (3.38%) Perl
8 3 (2.03%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.03%) VB.NET
8 3 (2.03%) C
8 3 (2.03%) C++
9 2 (1.35%) VBScript
9 2 (1.35%) Groovy
10 1 (0.68%) ABAP
10 1 (0.68%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 47 (31.76%) ISEB
2 38 (25.68%) ISTQB
3 10 (6.76%) Security Cleared
4 8 (5.41%) Degree
4 8 (5.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (4.73%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.03%) PhD
7 2 (1.35%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.35%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.35%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (37.84%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.38%) vSphere
2 3 (2.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (5.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (15.54%) Microsoft
2 13 (8.78%) Oracle
3 11 (7.43%) HP
4 3 (2.03%) VMware
5 2 (1.35%) Charles River
5 2 (1.35%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.68%) DataFlux
6 1 (0.68%) DataCash
6 1 (0.68%) Fidessa
6 1 (0.68%) Trillium
6 1 (0.68%) SAP
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