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

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 152 152 129
Rank change year-on-year
0 -23
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 67 49 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.51% 1.13% 1.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.80% 1.38% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 57 40 91
Average salary £40,000 £33,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.51% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £44,250 £50,800
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
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
3730 3550 3938
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 83.93% 82.16% 78.45%
Number of salaries quoted 3128 2788 3329
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
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 23 January 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 23 January 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
(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
Woking - 9 £35,000 - 1
Guildford -3 8 £62,500 +160.41%
Leatherhead - 7 £50,000 -
Reigate -10 6 £35,000 -10.25% 1
Staines - 4 £40,000 -
Chertsey - 3 £32,500 -
Weybridge +14 2 £40,000 +60.00%
Redhill -14 2 £24,000 -38.46%
Test Scripting
South East

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 90 (55.21%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (41.10%) Selenium
2 67 (41.10%) SQL
3 62 (38.04%) Test Automation
4 61 (37.42%) QA
5 60 (36.81%) User Acceptance Testing
6 57 (34.97%) Java
7 52 (31.90%) ISEB
8 49 (30.06%) Software Testing
9 44 (26.99%) Web Services
10 40 (24.54%) Load Testing
10 40 (24.54%) Test Strategy
11 37 (22.70%) Workflow
11 37 (22.70%) MySQL
12 36 (22.09%) WebDriver
13 35 (21.47%) JavaScript
13 35 (21.47%) Finance
14 34 (20.86%) Continuous Integration
14 34 (20.86%) JIRA
15 32 (19.63%) Automated Testing
15 32 (19.63%) Manual Testing
15 32 (19.63%) JMeter
16 29 (17.79%) PHP
16 29 (17.79%) Jenkins
17 28 (17.18%) ISTQB
17 28 (17.18%) Microsoft
18 27 (16.56%) Degree
18 27 (16.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
19 26 (15.95%) System Testing
19 26 (15.95%) QuickTest Pro

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 (5.52%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.84%) IIS
3 1 (0.61%) ColdFusion
3 1 (0.61%) CMS
3 1 (0.61%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (6.13%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.84%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.84%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.61%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.75%) Internet
2 5 (3.07%) TCP/IP
3 4 (2.45%) Wireless
4 2 (1.23%) HTTP
4 2 (1.23%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (22.70%) MySQL
2 6 (3.68%) Oracle Database
3 5 (3.07%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.84%) Data Mining
4 3 (1.84%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 3 (1.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (1.84%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.23%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.61%) Apache Accumulo
6 1 (0.61%) Big Data
6 1 (0.61%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 67 (41.10%) Selenium
2 36 (22.09%) WebDriver
3 34 (20.86%) JIRA
4 32 (19.63%) JMeter
5 29 (17.79%) Jenkins
6 26 (15.95%) QuickTest Pro
7 13 (7.98%) SpecFlow
8 11 (6.75%) Ant
8 11 (6.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 7 (4.29%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (2.45%) Wise Package Studio
10 4 (2.45%) TestDirector
10 4 (2.45%) Oracle Forms
10 4 (2.45%) Toad
10 4 (2.45%) LoadRunner
11 3 (1.84%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 3 (1.84%) Visual Studio
12 2 (1.23%) QARun
12 2 (1.23%) TestNG
12 2 (1.23%) SoapUI
General
1 35 (21.47%) Finance
2 7 (4.29%) Retail
3 6 (3.68%) Banking
4 5 (3.07%) Financial Institution
5 4 (2.45%) Legal
6 3 (1.84%) Automotive
6 3 (1.84%) Marketing
7 2 (1.23%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.23%) Back Office
7 2 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.61%) Front Office
8 1 (0.61%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.61%) Billing
8 1 (0.61%) Local Government
8 1 (0.61%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 61 (37.42%) Analyst
2 48 (29.45%) Tester
3 39 (23.93%) Test Analyst
4 21 (12.88%) Software Tester
5 19 (11.66%) Automation Engineer
6 17 (10.43%) Developer
7 15 (9.20%) Business Analyst
8 13 (7.98%) Senior Tester
8 13 (7.98%) QA Engineer
8 13 (7.98%) Senior QA Engineer
8 13 (7.98%) QA Automation Engineer
9 12 (7.36%) Test Engineer
10 9 (5.52%) Senior Software Tester
10 9 (5.52%) Automation Tester
11 8 (4.91%) Senior Analyst
11 8 (4.91%) Software Engineer
11 8 (4.91%) QA Manager
12 7 (4.29%) Web Tester
13 5 (3.07%) Senior Test Analyst
13 5 (3.07%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (26.99%) Web Services
2 24 (14.72%) LAMP
3 16 (9.82%) .NET
4 11 (6.75%) J2EE
5 10 (6.13%) Gherkin
6 7 (4.29%) HTML
7 6 (3.68%) XML
8 4 (2.45%) Application Packaging
8 4 (2.45%) SOAP
9 3 (1.84%) ASP.NET
9 3 (1.84%) CSS
9 3 (1.84%) WinForms
9 3 (1.84%) WPF
9 3 (1.84%) jQuery
10 2 (1.23%) Ajax
10 2 (1.23%) FIX Protocol
11 1 (0.61%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.59%) Life Science
2 12 (7.36%) Client/Server
3 11 (6.75%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (6.75%) Open Source
3 11 (6.75%) Visualisation
4 10 (6.13%) Mathematics
4 10 (6.13%) Management Information System
5 8 (4.91%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (4.29%) LIMS
7 5 (3.07%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.84%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.23%) Statistics
9 2 (1.23%) SWIFT
9 2 (1.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.61%) Fixed Income
10 1 (0.61%) NHS
10 1 (0.61%) AS400
10 1 (0.61%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.61%) Chemistry
10 1 (0.61%) Biology
Operating Systems
1 25 (15.34%) Windows
2 13 (7.98%) Linux
3 11 (6.75%) Solaris
3 11 (6.75%) UNIX
3 11 (6.75%) Mac OS X
4 6 (3.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (2.45%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.23%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.23%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.61%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (55.21%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (38.04%) Test Automation
3 60 (36.81%) User Acceptance Testing
4 49 (30.06%) Software Testing
5 40 (24.54%) Load Testing
5 40 (24.54%) Test Strategy
6 37 (22.70%) Workflow
7 34 (20.86%) Continuous Integration
8 32 (19.63%) Automated Testing
8 32 (19.63%) Manual Testing
9 26 (15.95%) System Testing
10 22 (13.50%) Test Management
11 19 (11.66%) TDD
12 17 (10.43%) Waterfall
12 17 (10.43%) E-Commerce
13 15 (9.20%) Software Engineering
14 14 (8.59%) Business Analysis
14 14 (8.59%) Automation Testing
15 12 (7.36%) Test Planning
16 11 (6.75%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 67 (41.10%) SQL
2 57 (34.97%) Java
3 35 (21.47%) JavaScript
4 29 (17.79%) PHP
5 24 (14.72%) C#
6 14 (8.59%) PL/SQL
7 11 (6.75%) Shell Script
8 8 (4.91%) C++
9 6 (3.68%) Python
10 5 (3.07%) VB.NET
11 3 (1.84%) C
11 3 (1.84%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.23%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 52 (31.90%) ISEB
2 28 (17.18%) ISTQB
3 27 (16.56%) Degree
3 27 (16.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (3.07%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 4 (2.45%) HND
5 4 (2.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (1.84%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.84%) MCSE
7 2 (1.23%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.61%) PhD
8 1 (0.61%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (37.42%) QA
2 3 (1.84%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (5.52%) vSphere
2 7 (4.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.45%) XenApp
3 4 (2.45%) XenDesktop
3 4 (2.45%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.23%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.61%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 15 (9.20%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (2.45%) WSUS
2 4 (2.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 28 (17.18%) Microsoft
2 19 (11.66%) Oracle
3 16 (9.82%) HP
4 7 (4.29%) VMware
5 6 (3.68%) Fidessa
6 4 (2.45%) Thunderhead
6 4 (2.45%) AppSense
6 4 (2.45%) Citrix
6 4 (2.45%) Cisco
7 3 (1.84%) Primavera
8 2 (1.23%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.23%) Charles River
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent salary plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Mason Frank
Salary: £55 - £60 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago