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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 126 158 111
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -47
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 77 48 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.71% 0.99% 2.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.06% 1.19% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 63 38 94
Average salary £37,500 £36,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
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
3746 4027 4052
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 83.15% 83.37% 80.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3134 3231 3128
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 £30,000 £31,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +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 27 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 27 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 +11 14 £43,750 +2.94% 1
Woking +9 10 £32,500 -7.14% 3
Weybridge +19 7 £31,500 +26.00%
Leatherhead - 7 £50,000 -
Egham 0 4 £50,000 +53.84%
Reigate +4 2 £37,500 -3.84%
Staines -1 2 £38,500 -18.94% 2
Redhill -8 1 £24,000 -38.46%
Chertsey - 1 £32,500 -
Test Scripting
South East

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 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 79 (53.38%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (40.54%) Test Automation
3 58 (39.19%) Selenium
4 52 (35.14%) QA
5 48 (32.43%) ISEB
6 46 (31.08%) User Acceptance Testing
6 46 (31.08%) Software Testing
7 43 (29.05%) SQL
8 36 (24.32%) ISTQB
8 36 (24.32%) Load Testing
9 35 (23.65%) WebDriver
9 35 (23.65%) Java
10 32 (21.62%) System Testing
11 31 (20.95%) Workflow
12 29 (19.59%) Test Strategy
13 28 (18.92%) Finance
13 28 (18.92%) TDD
14 27 (18.24%) JIRA
15 26 (17.57%) Automated Testing
15 26 (17.57%) JavaScript
15 26 (17.57%) C#
16 24 (16.22%) Manual Testing
17 23 (15.54%) Automation Testing
18 21 (14.19%) QuickTest Pro
18 21 (14.19%) JMeter
19 20 (13.51%) Web Services
20 19 (12.84%) Continuous Integration
21 18 (12.16%) Waterfall
21 18 (12.16%) MySQL
22 17 (11.49%) PHP

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 (7.43%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (2.03%) IIS
3 3 (2.03%) ColdFusion
4 2 (1.35%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.68%) CMS
5 1 (0.68%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (8.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (4.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.68%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (0.68%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.68%) SaaS
2 1 (0.68%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.73%) Internet
2 3 (2.03%) HTTP
2 3 (2.03%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.35%) SSL
4 1 (0.68%) DNS
4 1 (0.68%) Firewall
4 1 (0.68%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (12.16%) MySQL
2 7 (4.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (4.73%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 6 (4.05%) Oracle Database
4 4 (2.70%) Big Data
4 4 (2.70%) SQL Server
5 3 (2.03%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.68%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.68%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.68%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 58 (39.19%) Selenium
2 35 (23.65%) WebDriver
3 27 (18.24%) JIRA
4 21 (14.19%) QuickTest Pro
4 21 (14.19%) JMeter
5 17 (11.49%) Jenkins
6 11 (7.43%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (6.08%) SpecFlow
8 5 (3.38%) LoadRunner
9 4 (2.70%) Visual Studio
9 4 (2.70%) Oracle Forms
9 4 (2.70%) Toad
9 4 (2.70%) TestDirector
10 3 (2.03%) SoapUI
10 3 (2.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 2 (1.35%) QARun
12 1 (0.68%) Wise Package Studio
12 1 (0.68%) Subversion
General
1 28 (18.92%) Finance
2 7 (4.73%) Marketing
3 6 (4.05%) Banking
3 6 (4.05%) Retail
4 5 (3.38%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.03%) Automotive
5 3 (2.03%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.35%) Back Office
6 2 (1.35%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.68%) Front Office
7 1 (0.68%) Legal
7 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.68%) Local Government
7 1 (0.68%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.68%) Billing
Job Titles
1 64 (43.24%) Analyst
2 45 (30.41%) Tester
3 41 (27.70%) Test Analyst
4 20 (13.51%) Developer
5 16 (10.81%) Web Tester
6 15 (10.14%) Test Engineer
7 14 (9.46%) Business Analyst
7 14 (9.46%) Automation Engineer
8 11 (7.43%) AWS Developer
8 11 (7.43%) Software Engineer
8 11 (7.43%) Software Tester
9 8 (5.41%) Senior Software Engineer
9 8 (5.41%) Senior Test Analyst
9 8 (5.41%) Test Manager
9 8 (5.41%) Senior Analyst
9 8 (5.41%) Agile Test Analyst
10 7 (4.73%) CRM Developer
10 7 (4.73%) Web Analyst
10 7 (4.73%) Microsoft Developer
10 7 (4.73%) Senior QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (13.51%) Web Services
2 17 (11.49%) LAMP
2 17 (11.49%) .NET
3 12 (8.11%) XML
4 8 (5.41%) HTML
5 7 (4.73%) ASP.NET
5 7 (4.73%) jQuery
6 5 (3.38%) Gherkin
7 3 (2.03%) WPF
7 3 (2.03%) WinForms
8 2 (1.35%) Ajax
8 2 (1.35%) SOAP
9 1 (0.68%) CSS
9 1 (0.68%) BAPI
9 1 (0.68%) SAP ALE
9 1 (0.68%) JSON
9 1 (0.68%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.78%) Client/Server
1 13 (8.78%) Open Source
2 8 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.05%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (4.05%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.70%) LIMS
5 3 (2.03%) Data Structures
5 3 (2.03%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.35%) Life Science
6 2 (1.35%) AS400
6 2 (1.35%) Fixed Income
6 2 (1.35%) Derivative
7 1 (0.68%) Statistics
7 1 (0.68%) iSeries
7 1 (0.68%) NHS
7 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.41%) Windows
2 6 (4.05%) Linux
3 4 (2.70%) UNIX
4 3 (2.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.35%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.35%) Windows 8
5 2 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.68%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.68%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (53.38%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (40.54%) Test Automation
3 46 (31.08%) User Acceptance Testing
3 46 (31.08%) Software Testing
4 36 (24.32%) Load Testing
5 32 (21.62%) System Testing
6 31 (20.95%) Workflow
7 29 (19.59%) Test Strategy
8 28 (18.92%) TDD
9 26 (17.57%) Automated Testing
10 24 (16.22%) Manual Testing
11 23 (15.54%) Automation Testing
12 19 (12.84%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (12.16%) Waterfall
14 15 (10.14%) Integration Testing
14 15 (10.14%) Regression Testing
15 14 (9.46%) Business Analysis
16 13 (8.78%) Performance Testing
16 13 (8.78%) E-Commerce
17 11 (7.43%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 43 (29.05%) SQL
2 35 (23.65%) Java
3 26 (17.57%) JavaScript
3 26 (17.57%) C#
4 17 (11.49%) PHP
5 9 (6.08%) C++
6 8 (5.41%) Python
7 5 (3.38%) Perl
8 3 (2.03%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.03%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.03%) C
9 2 (1.35%) Groovy
9 2 (1.35%) VBScript
9 2 (1.35%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.68%) ABAP
10 1 (0.68%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 48 (32.43%) ISEB
2 36 (24.32%) ISTQB
3 11 (7.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 10 (6.76%) Degree
5 6 (4.05%) Security Cleared
6 5 (3.38%) SC Cleared
7 4 (2.70%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 2 (1.35%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.68%) HND
9 1 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.68%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (35.14%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.05%) vSphere
2 4 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.35%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.68%) XenApp
4 1 (0.68%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.68%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (5.41%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.68%) WSUS
2 1 (0.68%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (10.14%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.41%) Oracle
3 6 (4.05%) Fidessa
4 5 (3.38%) HP
5 4 (2.70%) Thunderhead
5 4 (2.70%) VMware
6 2 (1.35%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.35%) Charles River
7 1 (0.68%) AppSense
7 1 (0.68%) DataFlux
7 1 (0.68%) DataCash
7 1 (0.68%) Citrix
7 1 (0.68%) SAP
7 1 (0.68%) Trillium
7 1 (0.68%) Cisco
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent salary plus benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum £35k - £45k + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Surrey
People Source
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Mills Goodwin Talent Network
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + bonus, pension & a flexi-benefits
Posted: 6 days ago