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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 160 122 155
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +33
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 55 100 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.21% 1.99% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.44% 2.42% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 46 90 50
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £27,600 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £52,500
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
3823 4134 3885
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 84.02% 82.24% 77.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3286 3364 3067
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 4 August 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 4 August 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
Staines -17 8 £45,000 -5.26%
Egham +3 7 £45,000 +38.46%
Guildford -4 7 £41,500 +27.69% 3
Leatherhead -4 6 £50,000 -13.04%
Walton-on-Thames - 4 £38,000 -
Esher - 3 £50,000 -
Farnham - 2 - -
Woking +7 1 £28,000 -6.66% 1
Camberley +5 1 £37,500 +40.18%
Test Scripting
South East

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 62 (46.27%) QA
2 55 (41.04%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (37.31%) SQL
4 47 (35.07%) Selenium
5 45 (33.58%) Java
6 35 (26.12%) Software Testing
7 34 (25.37%) User Acceptance Testing
8 32 (23.88%) ISTQB
9 31 (23.13%) ISEB
10 30 (22.39%) Test Automation
10 30 (22.39%) WebDriver
11 29 (21.64%) Load Testing
12 24 (17.91%) JMeter
13 23 (17.16%) JIRA
14 22 (16.42%) Microsoft
14 22 (16.42%) UNIX
14 22 (16.42%) Automation Testing
15 21 (15.67%) Workflow
16 19 (14.18%) Security Cleared
16 19 (14.18%) User Stories
17 18 (13.43%) Test Strategy
17 18 (13.43%) Integration Testing
17 18 (13.43%) HP
18 17 (12.69%) Linux
18 17 (12.69%) JavaScript
19 16 (11.94%) Web Services
19 16 (11.94%) Manual Testing
19 16 (11.94%) SC Cleared
20 15 (11.19%) TDD
20 15 (11.19%) .NET

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 8 (5.97%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (3.73%) NetWeaver
3 3 (2.24%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.49%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.75%) SAS
5 1 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.75%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (8.21%) MS Office
2 4 (2.99%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (5.22%) SAP CRM
2 4 (2.99%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.49%) SAP IS-U
3 2 (1.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.97%) SaaS
2 3 (2.24%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.75%) HTTP
1 1 (0.75%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.75%) DNS
1 1 (0.75%) Internet
1 1 (0.75%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.96%) MySQL
2 7 (5.22%) Big Data
3 3 (2.24%) Hadoop
3 3 (2.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (2.24%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.75%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 47 (35.07%) Selenium
2 30 (22.39%) WebDriver
3 24 (17.91%) JMeter
4 23 (17.16%) JIRA
5 15 (11.19%) HP UFT
6 14 (10.45%) LoadRunner
6 14 (10.45%) Jenkins
7 11 (8.21%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (5.22%) Visual Studio
9 6 (4.48%) SpecFlow
10 5 (3.73%) Cucumber
10 5 (3.73%) JUnit
11 4 (2.99%) TestNG
12 2 (1.49%) SoapUI
12 2 (1.49%) Behat
12 2 (1.49%) PHPUnit
13 1 (0.75%) Maven
General
1 14 (10.45%) Finance
2 6 (4.48%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.24%) Marketing
4 2 (1.49%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.49%) Banking
4 2 (1.49%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 59 (44.03%) Analyst
2 50 (37.31%) Test Analyst
3 32 (23.88%) Tester
4 13 (9.70%) Test Manager
5 12 (8.96%) Software Engineer
5 12 (8.96%) Senior Software Engineer
6 11 (8.21%) QA Analyst
7 10 (7.46%) Developer
7 10 (7.46%) Web Tester
8 9 (6.72%) Testing Manager
8 9 (6.72%) Performance Tester
9 8 (5.97%) Agile Test Analyst
10 7 (5.22%) Automation Engineer
11 6 (4.48%) Performance Test Analyst
11 6 (4.48%) Performance Analyst
12 5 (3.73%) QA Test Analyst
13 4 (2.99%) Senior Test Analyst
13 4 (2.99%) Senior Tester
13 4 (2.99%) Web Analyst
13 4 (2.99%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (11.94%) Web Services
2 15 (11.19%) .NET
3 13 (9.70%) XML
4 12 (8.96%) LAMP
5 11 (8.21%) J2EE
6 10 (7.46%) ASP.NET
7 6 (4.48%) .NET Framework
8 5 (3.73%) Gherkin
9 4 (2.99%) HTML
9 4 (2.99%) jQuery
9 4 (2.99%) JDBC
10 2 (1.49%) BAPI
10 2 (1.49%) SAP ALE
10 2 (1.49%) RESTful
11 1 (0.75%) REST
11 1 (0.75%) JSON
11 1 (0.75%) FIX Protocol
11 1 (0.75%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.22%) Statistics
2 6 (4.48%) Mathematics
2 6 (4.48%) Computer Science
2 6 (4.48%) Client/Server
3 4 (2.99%) User Experience
4 2 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.49%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.75%) AS400
5 1 (0.75%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.75%) Derivative
5 1 (0.75%) iSeries
5 1 (0.75%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 22 (16.42%) UNIX
2 17 (12.69%) Linux
3 1 (0.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (41.04%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (26.12%) Software Testing
3 34 (25.37%) User Acceptance Testing
4 30 (22.39%) Test Automation
5 29 (21.64%) Load Testing
6 22 (16.42%) Automation Testing
7 21 (15.67%) Workflow
8 19 (14.18%) User Stories
9 18 (13.43%) Test Strategy
9 18 (13.43%) Integration Testing
10 16 (11.94%) Manual Testing
11 15 (11.19%) TDD
12 14 (10.45%) System Testing
12 14 (10.45%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (10.45%) Cyber Security
12 14 (10.45%) SDLC
13 13 (9.70%) Software Engineering
14 12 (8.96%) Automated Testing
14 12 (8.96%) Data Modelling
15 11 (8.21%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 50 (37.31%) SQL
2 45 (33.58%) Java
3 17 (12.69%) JavaScript
4 14 (10.45%) C#
4 14 (10.45%) PHP
5 9 (6.72%) PL/SQL
6 7 (5.22%) Ruby
7 6 (4.48%) Python
8 5 (3.73%) Perl
9 4 (2.99%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.49%) VBScript
10 2 (1.49%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.49%) ABAP
11 1 (0.75%) C++
11 1 (0.75%) Delphi
11 1 (0.75%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 32 (23.88%) ISTQB
2 31 (23.13%) ISEB
3 19 (14.18%) Security Cleared
4 16 (11.94%) SC Cleared
5 6 (4.48%) PhD
6 4 (2.99%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (2.24%) Degree
8 2 (1.49%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (46.27%) QA
2 1 (0.75%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (2.24%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (16.42%) Microsoft
2 18 (13.43%) HP
3 14 (10.45%) Oracle
4 7 (5.22%) SAP
5 1 (0.75%) Trillium
5 1 (0.75%) Charles River
5 1 (0.75%) DataFlux
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