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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 133 154 131
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -23
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 75 49 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.64% 1.08% 1.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.99% 1.33% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 57 40 90
Average salary £45,000 £36,750 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.44% +6.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £49,500 £45,500
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
3772 3672 4140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 82.47% 80.60% 76.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3200 2935 3561
Average salary £47,500 £46,723 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.66% +3.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £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 24 December 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 December 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
(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
Leatherhead - 12 £50,000 -
Woking - 9 £35,000 -
Guildford -12 8 £62,500 +160.41%
Staines - 6 £40,000 -
Reigate -22 5 £35,000 -10.25% 1
Chertsey - 3 £32,500 -
Redhill -11 1 £24,000 -38.46%
Test Scripting
South East

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 95 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (45.71%) SQL
2 80 (45.71%) Selenium
3 66 (37.71%) Java
4 64 (36.57%) User Acceptance Testing
5 63 (36.00%) Software Testing
6 62 (35.43%) Test Automation
7 60 (34.29%) QA
8 57 (32.57%) ISEB
9 50 (28.57%) Web Services
10 48 (27.43%) MySQL
11 47 (26.86%) Test Strategy
12 42 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
12 42 (24.00%) Manual Testing
12 42 (24.00%) WebDriver
13 41 (23.43%) Workflow
13 41 (23.43%) Load Testing
14 40 (22.86%) JavaScript
15 36 (20.57%) Finance
15 36 (20.57%) Degree
15 36 (20.57%) JIRA
15 36 (20.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 34 (19.43%) JMeter
17 33 (18.86%) PHP
17 33 (18.86%) Automated Testing
17 33 (18.86%) Jenkins
18 31 (17.71%) Windows
18 31 (17.71%) QuickTest Pro
19 29 (16.57%) Microsoft
19 29 (16.57%) Test Management

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 9 (5.14%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.71%) IIS
3 1 (0.57%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (3.43%) MS Project
1 6 (3.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.29%) Internet
2 8 (4.57%) TCP/IP
3 5 (2.86%) Wireless
4 2 (1.14%) Firewall
4 2 (1.14%) SSL
4 2 (1.14%) HTTP
5 1 (0.57%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (27.43%) MySQL
2 8 (4.57%) Relational Database
3 7 (4.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (2.86%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.71%) Data Mining
5 3 (1.71%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.14%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.57%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.57%) Big Data
7 1 (0.57%) Apache Accumulo
Development Applications
1 80 (45.71%) Selenium
2 42 (24.00%) WebDriver
3 36 (20.57%) JIRA
4 34 (19.43%) JMeter
5 33 (18.86%) Jenkins
6 31 (17.71%) QuickTest Pro
7 15 (8.57%) Ant
7 15 (8.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 13 (7.43%) SpecFlow
9 7 (4.00%) JUnit
10 6 (3.43%) Toad
10 6 (3.43%) TestNG
11 4 (2.29%) LoadRunner
11 4 (2.29%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (2.29%) Wise Package Studio
12 3 (1.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 3 (1.71%) TestDirector
12 3 (1.71%) Visual Studio
12 3 (1.71%) Oracle Forms
13 2 (1.14%) QARun
General
1 36 (20.57%) Finance
2 6 (3.43%) Retail
3 5 (2.86%) Financial Institution
4 4 (2.29%) Automotive
4 4 (2.29%) Legal
4 4 (2.29%) Banking
5 2 (1.14%) Back Office
5 2 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.14%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.57%) Electronics
6 1 (0.57%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 58 (33.14%) Analyst
2 54 (30.86%) Tester
3 38 (21.71%) Test Analyst
4 28 (16.00%) Software Tester
5 19 (10.86%) Automation Engineer
6 17 (9.71%) Senior Tester
7 15 (8.57%) Business Analyst
8 14 (8.00%) QA Manager
9 13 (7.43%) QA Engineer
9 13 (7.43%) Test Engineer
9 13 (7.43%) Senior Software Tester
9 13 (7.43%) QA Automation Engineer
9 13 (7.43%) Senior QA Engineer
10 12 (6.86%) Developer
11 10 (5.71%) Automation Tester
12 8 (4.57%) Test Leader
13 7 (4.00%) Automation Test Analyst
13 7 (4.00%) Automation Analyst
13 7 (4.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
13 7 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (28.57%) Web Services
2 26 (14.86%) LAMP
3 15 (8.57%) J2EE
4 14 (8.00%) .NET
5 10 (5.71%) Gherkin
6 7 (4.00%) HTML
7 6 (3.43%) CSS
8 4 (2.29%) XML
8 4 (2.29%) Application Packaging
9 3 (1.71%) WPF
9 3 (1.71%) WinForms
10 2 (1.14%) Ajax
10 2 (1.14%) SOAP
10 2 (1.14%) FIX Protocol
11 1 (0.57%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 24 (13.71%) Life Science
2 20 (11.43%) Mathematics
3 15 (8.57%) Visualisation
4 11 (6.29%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (5.71%) Client/Server
5 10 (5.71%) Management Information System
6 9 (5.14%) LIMS
7 8 (4.57%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (4.57%) Open Source
8 7 (4.00%) Chemistry
8 7 (4.00%) Biology
9 5 (2.86%) Statistics
9 5 (2.86%) Data Structures
10 3 (1.71%) Computer Science
11 2 (1.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (1.14%) SWIFT
11 2 (1.14%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 31 (17.71%) Windows
2 19 (10.86%) Linux
3 15 (8.57%) Solaris
3 15 (8.57%) Mac OS X
3 15 (8.57%) UNIX
4 6 (3.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (2.29%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.14%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.14%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (36.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 63 (36.00%) Software Testing
4 62 (35.43%) Test Automation
5 47 (26.86%) Test Strategy
6 42 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
6 42 (24.00%) Manual Testing
7 41 (23.43%) Load Testing
7 41 (23.43%) Workflow
8 33 (18.86%) Automated Testing
9 29 (16.57%) Test Management
10 28 (16.00%) System Testing
11 18 (10.29%) Software Engineering
12 17 (9.71%) Waterfall
13 16 (9.14%) TDD
13 16 (9.14%) E-Commerce
14 13 (7.43%) Business Analysis
15 11 (6.29%) Agile Testing
16 10 (5.71%) Automation Testing
16 10 (5.71%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 80 (45.71%) SQL
2 66 (37.71%) Java
3 40 (22.86%) JavaScript
4 33 (18.86%) PHP
5 22 (12.57%) C#
6 21 (12.00%) PL/SQL
7 15 (8.57%) Shell Script
8 8 (4.57%) C++
9 7 (4.00%) Python
10 5 (2.86%) VB.NET
11 4 (2.29%) C
12 3 (1.71%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 57 (32.57%) ISEB
2 36 (20.57%) Degree
2 36 (20.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 23 (13.14%) ISTQB
4 5 (2.86%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 5 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (2.86%) MCSE
5 4 (2.29%) PhD
5 4 (2.29%) HND
5 4 (2.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (1.14%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.14%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.57%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.57%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (34.29%) QA
2 6 (3.43%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (5.14%) vSphere
2 7 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.29%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.29%) XenApp
3 4 (2.29%) XenDesktop
4 2 (1.14%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.57%) Firmware
5 1 (0.57%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 20 (11.43%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (2.29%) WSUS
2 4 (2.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (16.57%) Microsoft
2 25 (14.29%) Oracle
3 21 (12.00%) HP
4 7 (4.00%) VMware
5 6 (3.43%) Primavera
5 6 (3.43%) Fidessa
6 4 (2.29%) Cisco
6 4 (2.29%) Citrix
6 4 (2.29%) Thunderhead
6 4 (2.29%) AppSense
7 2 (1.14%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.57%) Charles River
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