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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 168 117 143
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +26
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 46 105 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.04% 2.15% 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.24% 2.61% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 37 95 58
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
3708 4021 3815
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 83.68% 82.45% 79.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3218 3252 2994
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 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 28 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
Guildford -7 10 £40,000 +23.07% 2
Egham +5 5 £45,000 +38.46%
Woking +3 5 £30,000 +20.00%
Staines -16 5 £45,000 +24.13%
Leatherhead -20 3 £50,000 -13.04%
Walton-on-Thames - 3 £38,000 -
Farnham - 2 - -
Redhill - 2 £40,000 - 1
Test Scripting
South East

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 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 (50.41%) QA
2 52 (42.28%) SQL
3 47 (38.21%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (33.33%) Java
5 35 (28.46%) Selenium
6 32 (26.02%) User Acceptance Testing
7 28 (22.76%) ISEB
7 28 (22.76%) Software Testing
8 26 (21.14%) ISTQB
9 25 (20.33%) Load Testing
10 24 (19.51%) UNIX
11 22 (17.89%) JMeter
12 21 (17.07%) Microsoft
12 21 (17.07%) JIRA
12 21 (17.07%) Test Automation
13 20 (16.26%) WebDriver
13 20 (16.26%) Workflow
14 19 (15.45%) Integration Testing
15 18 (14.63%) HP
16 17 (13.82%) Linux
16 17 (13.82%) Oracle
16 17 (13.82%) Security Cleared
16 17 (13.82%) User Stories
17 16 (13.01%) Test Strategy
17 16 (13.01%) Regression Testing
18 15 (12.20%) Web Services
18 15 (12.20%) SC Cleared
19 14 (11.38%) Automation Testing
19 14 (11.38%) JavaScript
19 14 (11.38%) LoadRunner

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 (6.50%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (4.07%) NetWeaver
3 2 (1.63%) Apache
4 1 (0.81%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.81%) SAS
4 1 (0.81%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 13 (10.57%) MS Office
2 4 (3.25%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.63%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.63%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (5.69%) SAP CRM
2 2 (1.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.63%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.50%) SaaS
2 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.94%) MySQL
2 7 (5.69%) Big Data
3 3 (2.44%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.63%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.63%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.81%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 35 (28.46%) Selenium
2 22 (17.89%) JMeter
3 21 (17.07%) JIRA
4 20 (16.26%) WebDriver
5 14 (11.38%) LoadRunner
6 13 (10.57%) Jenkins
7 10 (8.13%) HP UFT
8 9 (7.32%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (5.69%) Visual Studio
10 6 (4.88%) SpecFlow
11 5 (4.07%) Cucumber
11 5 (4.07%) JUnit
12 4 (3.25%) TestNG
13 2 (1.63%) PHPUnit
13 2 (1.63%) Behat
13 2 (1.63%) ProC
13 2 (1.63%) Maven
14 1 (0.81%) SoapUI
General
1 14 (11.38%) Finance
2 6 (4.88%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.63%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.81%) Marketing
4 1 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.81%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 54 (43.90%) Analyst
2 47 (38.21%) Test Analyst
3 29 (23.58%) Tester
4 15 (12.20%) QA Analyst
5 13 (10.57%) Test Manager
6 11 (8.94%) Software Engineer
6 11 (8.94%) Senior Software Engineer
7 9 (7.32%) Performance Tester
7 9 (7.32%) QA Test Analyst
7 9 (7.32%) Testing Manager
8 7 (5.69%) Developer
9 6 (4.88%) Performance Analyst
9 6 (4.88%) Automation Engineer
9 6 (4.88%) Agile Test Analyst
9 6 (4.88%) Performance Test Analyst
10 5 (4.07%) Senior Test Analyst
10 5 (4.07%) Team Leader
10 5 (4.07%) Senior Analyst
11 4 (3.25%) QA Manager
11 4 (3.25%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (12.20%) Web Services
2 11 (8.94%) LAMP
2 11 (8.94%) .NET
2 11 (8.94%) J2EE
3 9 (7.32%) XML
4 8 (6.50%) ASP.NET
5 6 (4.88%) .NET Framework
6 5 (4.07%) Gherkin
7 4 (3.25%) JDBC
8 2 (1.63%) EDI
8 2 (1.63%) BAPI
8 2 (1.63%) SAP ALE
8 2 (1.63%) HTML
8 2 (1.63%) jQuery
8 2 (1.63%) RESTful
9 1 (0.81%) REST
9 1 (0.81%) FIX Protocol
9 1 (0.81%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.32%) Client/Server
2 7 (5.69%) Statistics
3 6 (4.88%) Mathematics
3 6 (4.88%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.07%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.25%) User Experience
6 3 (2.44%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.44%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.81%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 24 (19.51%) UNIX
2 17 (13.82%) Linux
3 5 (4.07%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (38.21%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (26.02%) User Acceptance Testing
3 28 (22.76%) Software Testing
4 25 (20.33%) Load Testing
5 21 (17.07%) Test Automation
6 20 (16.26%) Workflow
7 19 (15.45%) Integration Testing
8 17 (13.82%) User Stories
9 16 (13.01%) Test Strategy
9 16 (13.01%) Regression Testing
10 14 (11.38%) Automation Testing
11 13 (10.57%) Cyber Security
11 13 (10.57%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (9.76%) System Testing
12 12 (9.76%) CRM
12 12 (9.76%) Data Modelling
13 11 (8.94%) Software Engineering
14 9 (7.32%) Automated Testing
14 9 (7.32%) SDLC
15 8 (6.50%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 52 (42.28%) SQL
2 41 (33.33%) Java
3 14 (11.38%) JavaScript
4 13 (10.57%) PHP
5 11 (8.94%) PL/SQL
5 11 (8.94%) C#
6 7 (5.69%) Ruby
7 4 (3.25%) Bash Shell
7 4 (3.25%) Perl
8 3 (2.44%) Python
9 2 (1.63%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.63%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.63%) ABAP
9 2 (1.63%) C
10 1 (0.81%) PHP5
10 1 (0.81%) Delphi
10 1 (0.81%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (22.76%) ISEB
2 26 (21.14%) ISTQB
3 17 (13.82%) Security Cleared
4 15 (12.20%) SC Cleared
5 6 (4.88%) PhD
6 5 (4.07%) Degree
7 4 (3.25%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (3.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.81%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (50.41%) QA
2 1 (0.81%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (3.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (17.07%) Microsoft
2 18 (14.63%) HP
3 17 (13.82%) Oracle
4 7 (5.69%) SAP
5 1 (0.81%) Trillium
5 1 (0.81%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (0.81%) CODA
5 1 (0.81%) Remedy
5 1 (0.81%) DataFlux
Dorking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Cubic Transportation Systems Limited
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £600000 per annum + company car
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £34000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Surrey
Modis International - London
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Guildford
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago