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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 124 153 124
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -29
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 91 47 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.95% 1.01% 1.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.41% 1.26% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 73 43 81
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,300 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £60,000
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
3769 3722 3900
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 80.67% 79.87% 77.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3094 3061 3310
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £70,000
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 30 October 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 30 October 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
(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
Leatherhead -5 17 £50,000 +56.25%
Guildford -1 12 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Staines - 9 £55,000 - 1
Woking +16 4 £28,500 -50.43%
Reigate -30 1 £32,500 -27.77% 1
Chertsey - 1 £32,500 - 1
Cobham - 1 £40,000 -
Dorking - 1 £30,000 - 1
Test Scripting
South East

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 October 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.

1 106 (55.50%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (48.17%) SQL
3 79 (41.36%) Selenium
4 75 (39.27%) Software Testing
4 75 (39.27%) Java
5 71 (37.17%) ISEB
6 62 (32.46%) Test Automation
7 57 (29.84%) User Acceptance Testing
8 56 (29.32%) MySQL
9 54 (28.27%) Manual Testing
10 52 (27.23%) QA
11 51 (26.70%) Degree
12 50 (26.18%) Web Services
13 47 (24.61%) JavaScript
14 43 (22.51%) Continuous Integration
14 43 (22.51%) WebDriver
15 42 (21.99%) Test Strategy
16 41 (21.47%) QuickTest Pro
16 41 (21.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 39 (20.42%) Workflow
18 35 (18.32%) JMeter
18 35 (18.32%) JIRA
18 35 (18.32%) Load Testing
19 34 (17.80%) Life Science
20 33 (17.28%) Mathematics
20 33 (17.28%) Microsoft
20 33 (17.28%) Oracle
20 33 (17.28%) Windows
21 32 (16.75%) PL/SQL
21 32 (16.75%) Test Management

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 13 (6.81%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (3.66%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.14%) MS Project
3 1 (0.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.71%) Internet
2 7 (3.66%) TCP/IP
3 5 (2.62%) Firewall
3 5 (2.62%) Wireless
4 1 (0.52%) SSL
4 1 (0.52%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.52%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (29.32%) MySQL
2 17 (8.90%) Relational Database
3 9 (4.71%) SQL Server
4 6 (3.14%) Oracle Database
4 6 (3.14%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (2.09%) Data Mining
6 3 (1.57%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.57%) Big Data
6 3 (1.57%) Apache Accumulo
Development Applications
1 79 (41.36%) Selenium
2 43 (22.51%) WebDriver
3 41 (21.47%) QuickTest Pro
4 35 (18.32%) JMeter
4 35 (18.32%) JIRA
5 29 (15.18%) Jenkins
6 18 (9.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 18 (9.42%) Ant
7 14 (7.33%) JUnit
8 13 (6.81%) TestNG
9 9 (4.71%) SpecFlow
10 8 (4.19%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (3.66%) Toad
11 7 (3.66%) LoadRunner
12 4 (2.09%) Wise Package Studio
13 2 (1.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 2 (1.05%) ClearCase
13 2 (1.05%) Subversion
13 2 (1.05%) SilkTest
13 2 (1.05%) TestComplete
General
1 30 (15.71%) Finance
2 6 (3.14%) Retail
2 6 (3.14%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.62%) Legal
3 5 (2.62%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (2.62%) Financial Institution
4 3 (1.57%) Back Office
5 2 (1.05%) Banking
6 1 (0.52%) Automotive
6 1 (0.52%) Electronics
6 1 (0.52%) Front Office
6 1 (0.52%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.52%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 65 (34.03%) Tester
2 56 (29.32%) Analyst
3 40 (20.94%) Test Analyst
4 36 (18.85%) Software Tester
5 20 (10.47%) Senior Tester
6 16 (8.38%) Developer
6 16 (8.38%) Automation Analyst
6 16 (8.38%) Automation Engineer
7 15 (7.85%) Senior Software Tester
7 15 (7.85%) Automation Test Analyst
8 14 (7.33%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 14 (7.33%) QA Manager
9 11 (5.76%) Test Engineer
9 11 (5.76%) Test Leader
10 10 (5.24%) Senior QA Engineer
10 10 (5.24%) QA Automation Engineer
10 10 (5.24%) QA Engineer
10 10 (5.24%) Business Analyst
11 7 (3.66%) Senior Analyst
11 7 (3.66%) Performance Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (26.18%) Web Services
2 22 (11.52%) LAMP
3 18 (9.42%) HTML
3 18 (9.42%) J2EE
4 13 (6.81%) CSS
5 12 (6.28%) .NET
6 8 (4.19%) Gherkin
7 4 (2.09%) jQuery
7 4 (2.09%) Application Packaging
7 4 (2.09%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.05%) SOAP
8 2 (1.05%) FIX Protocol
8 2 (1.05%) ODBC
9 1 (0.52%) Middleware
9 1 (0.52%) Ajax
9 1 (0.52%) WCF
9 1 (0.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 34 (17.80%) Life Science
2 33 (17.28%) Mathematics
3 18 (9.42%) Visualisation
4 16 (8.38%) Chemistry
4 16 (8.38%) Biology
5 12 (6.28%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (5.24%) Open Source
6 10 (5.24%) Management Information System
6 10 (5.24%) Statistics
7 9 (4.71%) Computer Science
7 9 (4.71%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (3.66%) Client/Server
8 7 (3.66%) LIMS
9 5 (2.62%) CMDB
10 2 (1.05%) SWIFT
10 2 (1.05%) Data Structures
10 2 (1.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.52%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 33 (17.28%) Windows
2 26 (13.61%) Linux
3 18 (9.42%) Solaris
3 18 (9.42%) Mac OS X
3 18 (9.42%) UNIX
4 5 (2.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (2.09%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.52%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.52%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (55.50%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (39.27%) Software Testing
3 62 (32.46%) Test Automation
4 57 (29.84%) User Acceptance Testing
5 54 (28.27%) Manual Testing
6 43 (22.51%) Continuous Integration
7 42 (21.99%) Test Strategy
8 39 (20.42%) Workflow
9 35 (18.32%) Load Testing
10 32 (16.75%) Test Management
11 27 (14.14%) Automated Testing
12 25 (13.09%) System Testing
13 19 (9.95%) Software Engineering
13 19 (9.95%) TDD
14 17 (8.90%) V-Model
14 17 (8.90%) Performance Testing
14 17 (8.90%) Waterfall
15 14 (7.33%) Scrum
16 12 (6.28%) User Stories
17 10 (5.24%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 92 (48.17%) SQL
2 75 (39.27%) Java
3 47 (24.61%) JavaScript
4 32 (16.75%) PL/SQL
5 29 (15.18%) PHP
6 21 (10.99%) C#
7 18 (9.42%) Shell Script
8 10 (5.24%) Python
9 6 (3.14%) C++
10 4 (2.09%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.52%) C
11 1 (0.52%) Delphi
11 1 (0.52%) Perl
Qualifications
1 71 (37.17%) ISEB
2 51 (26.70%) Degree
3 41 (21.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 30 (15.71%) ISTQB
5 9 (4.71%) PhD
6 7 (3.66%) Security Cleared
7 5 (2.62%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (2.62%) MCSE
8 4 (2.09%) HND
8 4 (2.09%) SC Cleared
8 4 (2.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 4 (2.09%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 3 (1.57%) DV Cleared
9 3 (1.57%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (27.23%) QA
2 6 (3.14%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.52%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (3.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.62%) vSphere
3 4 (2.09%) XenApp
3 4 (2.09%) XenDesktop
3 4 (2.09%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.52%) Firmware
4 1 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.52%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 24 (12.57%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (2.09%) WSUS
2 4 (2.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 33 (17.28%) Oracle
1 33 (17.28%) Microsoft
2 24 (12.57%) HP
3 10 (5.24%) VMware
4 6 (3.14%) Primavera
5 5 (2.62%) Fidessa
6 4 (2.09%) Cisco
6 4 (2.09%) Citrix
6 4 (2.09%) Thunderhead
6 4 (2.09%) AppSense
7 2 (1.05%) SunGard
8 1 (0.52%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.52%) Charles River
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Posted: 14 hours ago
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Salary: 45,000 - 55,000
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Salary: 30,000 - 35,000
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