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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 129 166 106
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -60
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 76 35 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.74% 0.78% 2.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.08% 0.94% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 65 26 106
Average salary £37,500 £35,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £24,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £45,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
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
3649 3714 3843
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 83.62% 83.12% 80.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3027 2947 3037
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 £30,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 March 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 March 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 +19 12 £45,000 +60.71% 1
Woking - 9 £35,000 - 3
Leatherhead - 7 £50,000 -
Weybridge +15 6 £31,500 +26.00%
Reigate -2 5 £35,000 -10.25% 2
Redhill -3 2 £24,000 -38.46%
Staines - 1 £40,000 -
Chertsey - 1 £32,500 -
Test Scripting
South East

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 87 (56.49%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (42.21%) Test Automation
3 60 (38.96%) Selenium
4 56 (36.36%) QA
5 52 (33.77%) ISEB
6 48 (31.17%) User Acceptance Testing
7 46 (29.87%) SQL
8 45 (29.22%) Software Testing
9 41 (26.62%) Java
10 38 (24.68%) Load Testing
11 36 (23.38%) ISTQB
12 34 (22.08%) WebDriver
13 33 (21.43%) Finance
14 30 (19.48%) Manual Testing
15 29 (18.83%) Automated Testing
15 29 (18.83%) JIRA
15 29 (18.83%) Workflow
16 28 (18.18%) TDD
16 28 (18.18%) System Testing
16 28 (18.18%) Test Strategy
17 27 (17.53%) C#
18 25 (16.23%) JavaScript
19 24 (15.58%) Web Services
20 23 (14.94%) QuickTest Pro
20 23 (14.94%) JMeter
21 22 (14.29%) MySQL
22 21 (13.64%) Microsoft
22 21 (13.64%) Automation Testing
23 20 (12.99%) Continuous Integration
24 19 (12.34%) Waterfall

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.95%) IIS
3 2 (1.30%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.30%) ColdFusion
4 1 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.65%) CMS
4 1 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 12 (7.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (3.90%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.65%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.49%) Internet
2 4 (2.60%) Wireless
3 3 (1.95%) HTTP
3 3 (1.95%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.30%) SSL
5 1 (0.65%) DNS
5 1 (0.65%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (14.29%) MySQL
2 6 (3.90%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
2 6 (3.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (3.90%) Oracle Database
3 4 (2.60%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.95%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.30%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.30%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.65%) Big Data
6 1 (0.65%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 60 (38.96%) Selenium
2 34 (22.08%) WebDriver
3 29 (18.83%) JIRA
4 23 (14.94%) QuickTest Pro
4 23 (14.94%) JMeter
5 18 (11.69%) Jenkins
6 12 (7.79%) SpecFlow
7 9 (5.84%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (2.60%) Wise Package Studio
8 4 (2.60%) LoadRunner
8 4 (2.60%) Visual Studio
8 4 (2.60%) Oracle Forms
8 4 (2.60%) Toad
8 4 (2.60%) TestDirector
9 3 (1.95%) SoapUI
9 3 (1.95%) Ant
9 3 (1.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (1.95%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 2 (1.30%) QARun
11 1 (0.65%) Subversion
General
1 33 (21.43%) Finance
2 7 (4.55%) Banking
2 7 (4.55%) Retail
3 6 (3.90%) Marketing
4 5 (3.25%) Financial Institution
5 4 (2.60%) Legal
6 3 (1.95%) Automotive
6 3 (1.95%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.30%) Back Office
8 1 (0.65%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.65%) Front Office
8 1 (0.65%) Local Government
8 1 (0.65%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.65%) Billing
Job Titles
1 65 (42.21%) Analyst
2 45 (29.22%) Tester
3 41 (26.62%) Test Analyst
4 22 (14.29%) Developer
5 16 (10.39%) Business Analyst
6 15 (9.74%) Test Engineer
6 15 (9.74%) Web Tester
6 15 (9.74%) Automation Engineer
7 13 (8.44%) Software Tester
8 11 (7.14%) Software Engineer
9 9 (5.84%) Automation Tester
10 8 (5.19%) QA Automation Engineer
10 8 (5.19%) Senior QA Engineer
10 8 (5.19%) QA Engineer
11 7 (4.55%) Senior Software Engineer
11 7 (4.55%) Web Analyst
11 7 (4.55%) Web Test Analyst
11 7 (4.55%) Agile Test Analyst
12 6 (3.90%) Microsoft Developer
12 6 (3.90%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (15.58%) Web Services
2 18 (11.69%) .NET
2 18 (11.69%) LAMP
3 11 (7.14%) XML
4 8 (5.19%) Gherkin
5 7 (4.55%) HTML
6 6 (3.90%) ASP.NET
6 6 (3.90%) jQuery
7 4 (2.60%) Application Packaging
8 3 (1.95%) WPF
8 3 (1.95%) WinForms
8 3 (1.95%) J2EE
9 2 (1.30%) SOAP
9 2 (1.30%) Ajax
10 1 (0.65%) JSON
10 1 (0.65%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.74%) Open Source
2 13 (8.44%) Client/Server
3 9 (5.84%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.90%) Management Information System
6 5 (3.25%) Life Science
7 4 (2.60%) LIMS
7 4 (2.60%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.95%) Visualisation
8 3 (1.95%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.95%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (1.30%) AS400
9 2 (1.30%) Fixed Income
9 2 (1.30%) Derivative
10 1 (0.65%) NHS
10 1 (0.65%) iSeries
10 1 (0.65%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 15 (9.74%) Windows
2 6 (3.90%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (3.90%) Linux
3 4 (2.60%) Windows XP
3 4 (2.60%) UNIX
4 3 (1.95%) Mac OS X
4 3 (1.95%) Solaris
5 2 (1.30%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.30%) Windows 8
5 2 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.65%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (56.49%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (42.21%) Test Automation
3 48 (31.17%) User Acceptance Testing
4 45 (29.22%) Software Testing
5 38 (24.68%) Load Testing
6 30 (19.48%) Manual Testing
7 29 (18.83%) Automated Testing
7 29 (18.83%) Workflow
8 28 (18.18%) TDD
8 28 (18.18%) System Testing
8 28 (18.18%) Test Strategy
9 21 (13.64%) Automation Testing
10 20 (12.99%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (12.34%) Waterfall
12 16 (10.39%) E-Commerce
13 15 (9.74%) Business Analysis
14 13 (8.44%) Test Management
14 13 (8.44%) Test Planning
15 12 (7.79%) Performance Testing
15 12 (7.79%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (29.87%) SQL
2 41 (26.62%) Java
3 27 (17.53%) C#
4 25 (16.23%) JavaScript
5 18 (11.69%) PHP
6 9 (5.84%) C++
7 8 (5.19%) Python
8 5 (3.25%) PL/SQL
9 4 (2.60%) Perl
10 3 (1.95%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.95%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.95%) C
10 3 (1.95%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.30%) Groovy
12 1 (0.65%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 52 (33.77%) ISEB
2 36 (23.38%) ISTQB
3 17 (11.04%) Degree
4 15 (9.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (3.25%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 4 (2.60%) HND
6 4 (2.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 4 (2.60%) Security Cleared
7 3 (1.95%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.30%) VCP4
8 2 (1.30%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.65%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (36.36%) QA
System Software
1 9 (5.84%) vSphere
2 7 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.60%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.60%) XenApp
3 4 (2.60%) XenDesktop
4 2 (1.30%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.65%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 9 (5.84%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (2.60%) WSUS
2 4 (2.60%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.49%) Oracle
3 9 (5.84%) HP
4 7 (4.55%) VMware
5 6 (3.90%) Fidessa
6 4 (2.60%) Cisco
6 4 (2.60%) Citrix
6 4 (2.60%) AppSense
6 4 (2.60%) Thunderhead
7 2 (1.30%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.30%) Charles River
8 1 (0.65%) DataCash
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