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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 121 125 151
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +26
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 78 97 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.78% 1.89% 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.17% 2.30% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 65 75 64
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,700 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
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
3591 4222 4085
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 81.93% 82.41% 76.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2985 3434 3213
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +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 £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 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 22 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 +12 13 £41,500 -12.63% 2
Leatherhead - 10 £50,000 - 2
Egham +2 9 £50,000 +53.84%
Staines -21 5 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Esher - 5 £50,000 - 1
Weybridge +18 3 £31,500 +12.50%
Woking +3 3 £32,500 -7.14%
Reigate +16 2 £36,250 -30.95%
Camberley - 1 £37,500 -
Test Scripting
South East

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 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 76 (49.35%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (40.91%) QA
3 59 (38.31%) SQL
4 58 (37.66%) Selenium
5 47 (30.52%) ISEB
6 45 (29.22%) Test Automation
7 44 (28.57%) Software Testing
8 43 (27.92%) Java
9 42 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
10 38 (24.68%) ISTQB
11 34 (22.08%) Load Testing
11 34 (22.08%) WebDriver
12 30 (19.48%) Automation Testing
13 28 (18.18%) QuickTest Pro
14 27 (17.53%) JMeter
14 27 (17.53%) System Testing
15 26 (16.88%) JIRA
15 26 (16.88%) Test Strategy
15 26 (16.88%) Microsoft
16 24 (15.58%) JavaScript
16 24 (15.58%) Manual Testing
17 23 (14.94%) Finance
18 22 (14.29%) TDD
19 21 (13.64%) .NET
20 20 (12.99%) Workflow
21 19 (12.34%) C#
21 19 (12.34%) HP
22 18 (11.69%) Web Services
22 18 (11.69%) Continuous Integration
23 17 (11.04%) XML

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 9 (5.84%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.60%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (1.95%) ColdFusion
4 2 (1.30%) NetWeaver
4 2 (1.30%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.65%) CMS
5 1 (0.65%) SAS
5 1 (0.65%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (7.14%) MS Office
1 11 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.95%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.65%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.90%) SaaS
3 1 (0.65%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.95%) HTTP
1 3 (1.95%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.30%) SSL
2 2 (1.30%) Internet
3 1 (0.65%) Firewall
3 1 (0.65%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (10.39%) MySQL
2 7 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 6 (3.90%) Big Data
3 6 (3.90%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.95%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.30%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.30%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.65%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 58 (37.66%) Selenium
2 34 (22.08%) WebDriver
3 28 (18.18%) QuickTest Pro
4 27 (17.53%) JMeter
5 26 (16.88%) JIRA
6 15 (9.74%) Jenkins
7 14 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
8 13 (8.44%) LoadRunner
9 7 (4.55%) Visual Studio
10 5 (3.25%) SpecFlow
11 4 (2.60%) Oracle Forms
11 4 (2.60%) Toad
11 4 (2.60%) TestDirector
11 4 (2.60%) SoapUI
12 2 (1.30%) QARun
13 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 1 (0.65%) Subversion
General
1 23 (14.94%) Finance
2 7 (4.55%) Marketing
3 6 (3.90%) Banking
4 3 (1.95%) Investment Banking
4 3 (1.95%) Automotive
5 2 (1.30%) Retail
5 2 (1.30%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.65%) Local Government
6 1 (0.65%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.65%) Front Office
6 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.65%) Billing
Job Titles
1 72 (46.75%) Analyst
2 57 (37.01%) Test Analyst
3 47 (30.52%) Tester
4 18 (11.69%) Web Tester
5 15 (9.74%) Software Engineer
5 15 (9.74%) Developer
6 14 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
7 13 (8.44%) Test Manager
8 12 (7.79%) Agile Test Analyst
9 9 (5.84%) Software Tester
9 9 (5.84%) Performance Tester
10 7 (4.55%) Web Analyst
10 7 (4.55%) Microsoft Developer
10 7 (4.55%) Web Test Analyst
10 7 (4.55%) CRM Developer
10 7 (4.55%) Automation Engineer
10 7 (4.55%) Testing Manager
11 6 (3.90%) Senior Analyst
11 6 (3.90%) Senior Test Analyst
11 6 (3.90%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (13.64%) .NET
2 18 (11.69%) Web Services
3 17 (11.04%) XML
4 15 (9.74%) LAMP
5 12 (7.79%) ASP.NET
6 11 (7.14%) J2EE
7 8 (5.19%) HTML
8 7 (4.55%) jQuery
9 5 (3.25%) .NET Framework
10 2 (1.30%) SOAP
10 2 (1.30%) Ajax
11 1 (0.65%) WPF
11 1 (0.65%) SAP ALE
11 1 (0.65%) JSON
11 1 (0.65%) REST
11 1 (0.65%) Gherkin
11 1 (0.65%) BAPI
11 1 (0.65%) WinForms
11 1 (0.65%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.79%) Open Source
2 8 (5.19%) Client/Server
2 8 (5.19%) Computer Science
3 6 (3.90%) Statistics
4 5 (3.25%) Mathematics
4 5 (3.25%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.95%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.30%) Fixed Income
6 2 (1.30%) AS400
6 2 (1.30%) User Experience
6 2 (1.30%) Derivative
6 2 (1.30%) Life Science
7 1 (0.65%) iSeries
7 1 (0.65%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.65%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.65%) LIMS
7 1 (0.65%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.14%) UNIX
1 11 (7.14%) Linux
2 5 (3.25%) Windows
3 2 (1.30%) Windows 8
3 2 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (1.30%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.65%) Android
4 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (49.35%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (29.22%) Test Automation
3 44 (28.57%) Software Testing
4 42 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
5 34 (22.08%) Load Testing
6 30 (19.48%) Automation Testing
7 27 (17.53%) System Testing
8 26 (16.88%) Test Strategy
9 24 (15.58%) Manual Testing
10 22 (14.29%) TDD
11 20 (12.99%) Workflow
12 18 (11.69%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (10.39%) Integration Testing
13 16 (10.39%) Automated Testing
13 16 (10.39%) Waterfall
14 15 (9.74%) Software Engineering
15 14 (9.09%) Regression Testing
16 13 (8.44%) User Stories
17 12 (7.79%) Data Modelling
17 12 (7.79%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 59 (38.31%) SQL
2 43 (27.92%) Java
3 24 (15.58%) JavaScript
4 19 (12.34%) C#
5 15 (9.74%) PHP
6 10 (6.49%) PL/SQL
7 8 (5.19%) Python
8 5 (3.25%) Perl
9 4 (2.60%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.30%) VBScript
10 2 (1.30%) Groovy
11 1 (0.65%) ABAP
11 1 (0.65%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.65%) C
11 1 (0.65%) C++
11 1 (0.65%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 47 (30.52%) ISEB
2 38 (24.68%) ISTQB
3 12 (7.79%) Security Cleared
4 9 (5.84%) SC Cleared
5 7 (4.55%) Degree
6 6 (3.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (3.25%) PhD
8 2 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.30%) ISEB Practitioner
8 2 (1.30%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 2 (1.30%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (40.91%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.95%) vSphere
2 2 (1.30%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (5.84%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (16.88%) Microsoft
2 19 (12.34%) HP
3 17 (11.04%) Oracle
4 3 (1.95%) SAP
5 2 (1.30%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.30%) Charles River
6 1 (0.65%) DataFlux
6 1 (0.65%) DataCash
6 1 (0.65%) VMware
6 1 (0.65%) Trillium
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
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Guildford, Surrey
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum £35k - £45k+ Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Surrey
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Esher, Surrey
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Salary: 40,000 - 60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Dorking, Surrey
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Salary: 45,000 - 55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Surrey
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Salary: £60000 per annum
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