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 24 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 136 136 155
Rank change year-on-year
0 +19
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 81 98 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.55% 1.85% 1.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.90% 2.39% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 59 85 71
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 £29,400 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4269 4096 4581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 81.73% 77.27% 75.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3472 3174 3940
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 £31,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
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 24 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 24 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 -
Woking -9 10 £35,000 - 1
Chertsey -12 7 - - 1
Guildford -4 6 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Reigate +2 4 £52,500 +50.00% 1
Weybridge -2 3 £25,000 -41.17%
Egham - 2 £32,500 -
Epsom - 2 - -
Farnham - 1 £34,000 -
Test Scripting
South East

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 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 71 (54.62%) SQL
2 46 (35.38%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (34.62%) Finance
4 44 (33.85%) Software Testing
5 40 (30.77%) ISEB
6 37 (28.46%) Microsoft
6 37 (28.46%) C#
7 36 (27.69%) .NET
7 36 (27.69%) QA
7 36 (27.69%) Team Foundation Server
8 28 (21.54%) Degree
8 28 (21.54%) QuickTest Pro
9 27 (20.77%) ASP.NET
9 27 (20.77%) System Testing
10 25 (19.23%) ISTQB
10 25 (19.23%) TDD
11 24 (18.46%) MS Excel
12 23 (17.69%) HTML
12 23 (17.69%) JavaScript
12 23 (17.69%) Automated Testing
12 23 (17.69%) Computer Science
12 23 (17.69%) Test Automation
13 21 (16.15%) Automation Testing
13 21 (16.15%) User Stories
14 18 (13.85%) User Acceptance Testing
14 18 (13.85%) Mathematics
14 18 (13.85%) XML
15 17 (13.08%) SharePoint
15 17 (13.08%) SunGard
15 17 (13.08%) jQuery

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 (13.08%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.31%) ColdFusion
3 1 (0.77%) Apache
3 1 (0.77%) CMS
Applications
1 24 (18.46%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.77%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (5.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.54%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (0.77%) SAP PM
3 1 (0.77%) SAP MRS
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.69%) SaaS
2 9 (6.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.31%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.77%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.92%) Oracle Database
2 6 (4.62%) MySQL
3 3 (2.31%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.31%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.77%) Apache Accumulo
4 1 (0.77%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.77%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 36 (27.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 28 (21.54%) QuickTest Pro
3 15 (11.54%) Selenium
4 12 (9.23%) Visual Studio
5 10 (7.69%) Subversion
6 8 (6.15%) Toad
7 7 (5.38%) Oracle Forms
7 7 (5.38%) ClearCase
7 7 (5.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 7 (5.38%) TestDirector
7 7 (5.38%) SilkTest
7 7 (5.38%) TestComplete
8 6 (4.62%) QARun
9 4 (3.08%) JIRA
9 4 (3.08%) WebDriver
10 2 (1.54%) TestNG
10 2 (1.54%) JMeter
10 2 (1.54%) JUnit
10 2 (1.54%) LoadRunner
11 1 (0.77%) MSTest
General
1 45 (34.62%) Finance
2 7 (5.38%) Front Office
2 7 (5.38%) Back Office
3 3 (2.31%) Retail
4 2 (1.54%) Local Government
5 1 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.77%) Automotive
5 1 (0.77%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 63 (48.46%) Analyst
2 44 (33.85%) Tester
3 27 (20.77%) Test Analyst
4 23 (17.69%) Developer
5 18 (13.85%) Automation Tester
5 18 (13.85%) Graduate
6 17 (13.08%) Senior Analyst
7 16 (12.31%) QA Analyst
8 15 (11.54%) Software Tester
9 14 (10.77%) Junior
10 13 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
11 11 (8.46%) Business Analyst
12 10 (7.69%) SharePoint Developer
12 10 (7.69%) Senior Test Analyst
12 10 (7.69%) Junior Tester
13 8 (6.15%) Quality Analyst
13 8 (6.15%) Automation Analyst
13 8 (6.15%) Systems Test Analyst
13 8 (6.15%) Senior Systems Analyst
14 7 (5.38%) Senior QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (27.69%) .NET
2 27 (20.77%) ASP.NET
3 23 (17.69%) HTML
4 18 (13.85%) XML
5 17 (13.08%) jQuery
6 10 (7.69%) .NET Framework
7 7 (5.38%) ODBC
8 6 (4.62%) CSS
9 1 (0.77%) CGI
9 1 (0.77%) Swing
9 1 (0.77%) LAMP
9 1 (0.77%) MapReduce
9 1 (0.77%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 23 (17.69%) Computer Science
2 18 (13.85%) Mathematics
3 13 (10.00%) Client/Server
4 12 (9.23%) Management Information System
5 11 (8.46%) Statistics
6 10 (7.69%) Hedge funds
7 4 (3.08%) LIMS
7 4 (3.08%) NHS
8 3 (2.31%) Chemistry
8 3 (2.31%) Biology
8 3 (2.31%) Life Science
9 2 (1.54%) Open Source
10 1 (0.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.77%) GIS
10 1 (0.77%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.62%) Windows
2 2 (1.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (35.38%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (33.85%) Software Testing
3 27 (20.77%) System Testing
4 25 (19.23%) TDD
5 23 (17.69%) Automated Testing
5 23 (17.69%) Test Automation
6 21 (16.15%) Automation Testing
6 21 (16.15%) User Stories
7 18 (13.85%) User Acceptance Testing
8 17 (13.08%) Waterfall
9 14 (10.77%) Test Management
9 14 (10.77%) Scrum
10 13 (10.00%) Web Testing
11 10 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
11 10 (7.69%) Security Testing
11 10 (7.69%) Risk Management
11 10 (7.69%) Workflow
11 10 (7.69%) Validation
11 10 (7.69%) SOA
12 9 (6.92%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 71 (54.62%) SQL
2 37 (28.46%) C#
3 23 (17.69%) JavaScript
4 9 (6.92%) Java
5 4 (3.08%) VBScript
6 3 (2.31%) Python
6 3 (2.31%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.54%) Ruby
7 2 (1.54%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.54%) ABAP
7 2 (1.54%) C++
7 2 (1.54%) Delphi
8 1 (0.77%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.77%) Perl
8 1 (0.77%) PHP
8 1 (0.77%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (30.77%) ISEB
2 28 (21.54%) Degree
3 25 (19.23%) ISTQB
4 13 (10.00%) PhD
5 6 (4.62%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (1.54%) MCSE
6 2 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.77%) HNC
7 1 (0.77%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (27.69%) QA
2 1 (0.77%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 7 (5.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (8.46%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 37 (28.46%) Microsoft
2 17 (13.08%) SunGard
3 12 (9.23%) Oracle
4 9 (6.92%) VMware
5 2 (1.54%) SAP
5 2 (1.54%) HP
5 2 (1.54%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.77%) JBoss
6 1 (0.77%) Aquila
Guildford, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Guildford
Hudson - London
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + holidays, pension, medical, bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Surrey
Interquest - Sand Resources
Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chertsey, Surrey
SunGard
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
SunGard
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Fidessa
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 24 days ago
Surrey, West Sussex, Reigate, Redhill, Crawley,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Neg to c£55,000 + bonus & bens
Posted: 27 days ago
Woking
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £35000.0000 - £45000.0000 per annum + pension, stock
Posted: 28 days ago