The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Surrey region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 142 122 158
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +36
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 76 100 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.43% 1.89% 1.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.74% 2.44% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 57 86 72
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,250 £29,150
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4359 4098 4616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 82.04% 77.41% 76.02%
Number of salaries quoted 3540 3169 3959
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Test Scripting
South East

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Staines - 17 £47,500 - 2
Woking -5 9 £35,000 - 2
Chertsey -12 6 - - 2
Guildford -11 5 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Reigate -3 4 £52,500 +50.00% 2
Weybridge -5 3 £25,000 -41.17%
Egham - 2 £32,500 -
Epsom - 2 - - 2
Farnham - 1 £34,000 -
Test Scripting
South East

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 68 (55.28%) SQL
2 44 (35.77%) Finance
2 44 (35.77%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 37 (30.08%) C#
5 36 (29.27%) .NET
5 36 (29.27%) ISEB
6 35 (28.46%) Microsoft
6 35 (28.46%) Team Foundation Server
7 34 (27.64%) QA
8 27 (21.95%) System Testing
8 27 (21.95%) QuickTest Pro
8 27 (21.95%) ASP.NET
9 26 (21.14%) Degree
10 24 (19.51%) TDD
11 23 (18.70%) MS Excel
12 22 (17.89%) HTML
12 22 (17.89%) JavaScript
12 22 (17.89%) Automated Testing
13 21 (17.07%) ISTQB
13 21 (17.07%) Computer Science
13 21 (17.07%) Test Automation
13 21 (17.07%) Automation Testing
14 20 (16.26%) User Stories
15 18 (14.63%) XML
16 17 (13.82%) SharePoint
16 17 (13.82%) Waterfall
16 17 (13.82%) Mathematics
16 17 (13.82%) jQuery
17 16 (13.01%) User Acceptance Testing

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 17 (13.82%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.44%) ColdFusion
3 1 (0.81%) Apache
3 1 (0.81%) CMS
Applications
1 23 (18.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (5.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.13%) SaaS
2 9 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.44%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.81%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.32%) Oracle Database
2 6 (4.88%) MySQL
3 3 (2.44%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.44%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.81%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.81%) Apache Accumulo
Development Applications
1 35 (28.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 27 (21.95%) QuickTest Pro
3 14 (11.38%) Selenium
4 12 (9.76%) Visual Studio
5 9 (7.32%) Subversion
6 8 (6.50%) Toad
7 7 (5.69%) TestDirector
7 7 (5.69%) Oracle Forms
8 6 (4.88%) TestComplete
8 6 (4.88%) QARun
8 6 (4.88%) SilkTest
8 6 (4.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 6 (4.88%) ClearCase
9 4 (3.25%) JIRA
10 3 (2.44%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.81%) LoadRunner
11 1 (0.81%) JUnit
11 1 (0.81%) JMeter
11 1 (0.81%) TestNG
11 1 (0.81%) MSTest
General
1 44 (35.77%) Finance
2 6 (4.88%) Front Office
2 6 (4.88%) Back Office
3 3 (2.44%) Retail
4 2 (1.63%) Local Government
5 1 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.81%) Automotive
5 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 60 (48.78%) Analyst
2 41 (33.33%) Tester
3 26 (21.14%) Test Analyst
4 23 (18.70%) Developer
5 18 (14.63%) Automation Tester
6 17 (13.82%) Graduate
7 16 (13.01%) Senior Analyst
8 15 (12.20%) QA Analyst
9 14 (11.38%) Software Tester
9 14 (11.38%) Junior
10 13 (10.57%) Systems Analyst
11 11 (8.94%) Business Analyst
12 10 (8.13%) Senior Test Analyst
12 10 (8.13%) Junior Tester
12 10 (8.13%) SharePoint Developer
13 8 (6.50%) Quality Analyst
13 8 (6.50%) Senior Systems Analyst
13 8 (6.50%) Systems Test Analyst
14 7 (5.69%) Microsoft Developer
14 7 (5.69%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (29.27%) .NET
2 27 (21.95%) ASP.NET
3 22 (17.89%) HTML
4 18 (14.63%) XML
5 17 (13.82%) jQuery
6 10 (8.13%) .NET Framework
7 6 (4.88%) ODBC
8 5 (4.07%) CSS
9 1 (0.81%) CGI
9 1 (0.81%) Swing
9 1 (0.81%) LAMP
9 1 (0.81%) Ajax
9 1 (0.81%) MapReduce
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.07%) Computer Science
2 17 (13.82%) Mathematics
3 13 (10.57%) Client/Server
4 11 (8.94%) Management Information System
4 11 (8.94%) Statistics
5 9 (7.32%) Hedge funds
6 4 (3.25%) LIMS
6 4 (3.25%) NHS
7 3 (2.44%) Chemistry
7 3 (2.44%) Biology
7 3 (2.44%) Life Science
8 1 (0.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.81%) Open Source
8 1 (0.81%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.88%) Windows
2 2 (1.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (35.77%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 27 (21.95%) System Testing
4 24 (19.51%) TDD
5 22 (17.89%) Automated Testing
6 21 (17.07%) Test Automation
6 21 (17.07%) Automation Testing
7 20 (16.26%) User Stories
8 17 (13.82%) Waterfall
9 16 (13.01%) User Acceptance Testing
10 13 (10.57%) Web Testing
10 13 (10.57%) Test Management
10 13 (10.57%) Scrum
11 10 (8.13%) Security Testing
11 10 (8.13%) SOA
12 9 (7.32%) Validation
12 9 (7.32%) Risk Management
12 9 (7.32%) Workflow
12 9 (7.32%) Enterprise Architecture
13 8 (6.50%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 68 (55.28%) SQL
2 37 (30.08%) C#
3 22 (17.89%) JavaScript
4 7 (5.69%) Java
5 4 (3.25%) VBScript
6 3 (2.44%) Python
6 3 (2.44%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.63%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.63%) Ruby
7 2 (1.63%) C++
7 2 (1.63%) Delphi
8 1 (0.81%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.81%) Perl
8 1 (0.81%) PHP
8 1 (0.81%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (29.27%) ISEB
2 26 (21.14%) Degree
3 21 (17.07%) ISTQB
4 13 (10.57%) PhD
5 6 (4.88%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (1.63%) MCSE
6 2 (1.63%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.81%) HNC
7 1 (0.81%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (27.64%) QA
2 1 (0.81%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 6 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (8.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 35 (28.46%) Microsoft
2 15 (12.20%) SunGard
3 12 (9.76%) Oracle
4 8 (6.50%) VMware
5 3 (2.44%) HP
6 1 (0.81%) JBoss
6 1 (0.81%) Aquila
Leatherhead, Surrey
Blue Glue
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Chertsey, Surrey
SunGard
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
SunGard
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + full corporate benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Interquest - Sand Resources
Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Fidessa
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 17 days ago
Surrey, West Sussex, Reigate, Redhill, Crawley,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Neg to c£55,000 + bonus & bens
Posted: 21 days ago
Woking
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £35000.0000 - £45000.0000 per annum + pension, stock
Posted: 22 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Atkins
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Surrey
TRG
Salary: 40000-45000 Per Annum Benefits - Pension, Bonus, 25 Days Holidays
Posted: 24 days ago