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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 113 154 130
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -24
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 111 60 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 2.33% 1.27% 1.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.87% 1.61% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 98 55 94
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -4.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,500 £60,000
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
3866 3721 4217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 80.98% 78.88% 78.73%
Number of salaries quoted 3081 2989 3559
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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
Guildford +18 17 £32,500 -18.75% 5
Leatherhead -11 17 £53,750 +67.96%
Staines - 6 £55,000 - 3
Woking 0 3 £28,500 +18.75% 1
Camberley - 2 £26,750 -
Reigate -30 1 £32,500 -27.77%
Cobham - 1 £40,000 -
Dorking - 1 £30,000 - 1
Test Scripting
South East

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

1 130 (60.75%) Agile Software Development
2 123 (57.48%) SQL
3 85 (39.72%) Software Testing
4 83 (38.79%) ISEB
5 69 (32.24%) Java
5 69 (32.24%) Selenium
6 62 (28.97%) JavaScript
7 60 (28.04%) Degree
7 60 (28.04%) Manual Testing
7 60 (28.04%) Test Automation
8 54 (25.23%) QA
9 53 (24.77%) QuickTest Pro
9 53 (24.77%) Microsoft
10 52 (24.30%) User Acceptance Testing
11 50 (23.36%) MySQL
12 41 (19.16%) Web Services
13 40 (18.69%) ISTQB
13 40 (18.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 39 (18.22%) Mathematics
14 39 (18.22%) TDD
14 39 (18.22%) Continuous Integration
14 39 (18.22%) WebDriver
14 39 (18.22%) HTML
15 36 (16.82%) Oracle
16 35 (16.36%) Test Strategy
16 35 (16.36%) Test Management
16 35 (16.36%) Life Science
17 34 (15.89%) System Testing
17 34 (15.89%) Team Foundation Server
17 34 (15.89%) User Stories

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 31 (14.49%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.47%) ColdFusion
2 1 (0.47%) CMS
Applications
1 26 (12.15%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.80%) MS Project
3 1 (0.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (4.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.93%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (0.47%) SAP MRS
3 1 (0.47%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.47%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.27%) TCP/IP
2 5 (2.34%) Internet
2 5 (2.34%) Firewall
3 1 (0.47%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.47%) HTTP
3 1 (0.47%) SSL
3 1 (0.47%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (23.36%) MySQL
2 20 (9.35%) Relational Database
3 10 (4.67%) SQL Server
4 8 (3.74%) Oracle Database
5 7 (3.27%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (1.40%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.40%) Apache Accumulo
6 3 (1.40%) Big Data
7 2 (0.93%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 69 (32.24%) Selenium
2 53 (24.77%) QuickTest Pro
3 39 (18.22%) WebDriver
4 34 (15.89%) Team Foundation Server
5 30 (14.02%) JMeter
6 29 (13.55%) JIRA
7 23 (10.75%) Jenkins
8 16 (7.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 16 (7.48%) Ant
8 16 (7.48%) JUnit
9 15 (7.01%) TestNG
10 10 (4.67%) Subversion
11 9 (4.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 9 (4.21%) ClearCase
11 9 (4.21%) TestComplete
11 9 (4.21%) SilkTest
12 8 (3.74%) LoadRunner
12 8 (3.74%) Toad
13 5 (2.34%) SpecFlow
14 2 (0.93%) MSTest
General
1 32 (14.95%) Finance
2 8 (3.74%) Front Office
2 8 (3.74%) Back Office
3 6 (2.80%) Pharmaceutical
3 6 (2.80%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.93%) Banking
4 2 (0.93%) Retail
5 1 (0.47%) Automotive
5 1 (0.47%) Legal
5 1 (0.47%) Electronics
5 1 (0.47%) Marketing
5 1 (0.47%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 73 (34.11%) Tester
2 70 (32.71%) Analyst
3 43 (20.09%) Test Analyst
4 42 (19.63%) Software Tester
5 30 (14.02%) Developer
6 22 (10.28%) Automation Analyst
7 18 (8.41%) Automation Test Analyst
7 18 (8.41%) Senior Tester
8 16 (7.48%) Selenium Test Analyst
9 15 (7.01%) QA Analyst
10 13 (6.07%) Senior Analyst
10 13 (6.07%) QA Manager
10 13 (6.07%) SharePoint Developer
10 13 (6.07%) Senior Software Tester
11 11 (5.14%) Test Leader
11 11 (5.14%) Senior QA Analyst
12 9 (4.21%) Graduate
12 9 (4.21%) CRM Developer
12 9 (4.21%) Dynamics CRM Developer
12 9 (4.21%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (19.16%) Web Services
2 39 (18.22%) HTML
3 32 (14.95%) .NET
4 22 (10.28%) ASP.NET
4 22 (10.28%) jQuery
5 16 (7.48%) LAMP
5 16 (7.48%) CSS
5 16 (7.48%) J2EE
6 9 (4.21%) ODBC
7 5 (2.34%) Gherkin
8 2 (0.93%) XML
8 2 (0.93%) SOAP
9 1 (0.47%) Middleware
9 1 (0.47%) WCF
9 1 (0.47%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 39 (18.22%) Mathematics
2 35 (16.36%) Life Science
3 19 (8.88%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (8.88%) Chemistry
3 19 (8.88%) Biology
4 18 (8.41%) Computer Science
5 16 (7.48%) Visualisation
6 14 (6.54%) Management Information System
7 11 (5.14%) Statistics
8 10 (4.67%) Open Source
9 7 (3.27%) Hedge funds
10 6 (2.80%) LIMS
11 5 (2.34%) Client/Server
11 5 (2.34%) CMDB
11 5 (2.34%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.93%) SWIFT
13 1 (0.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 1 (0.47%) GIS
13 1 (0.47%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 28 (13.08%) Windows
2 25 (11.68%) Linux
3 16 (7.48%) Mac OS X
3 16 (7.48%) UNIX
3 16 (7.48%) Solaris
4 1 (0.47%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.47%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (60.75%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (39.72%) Software Testing
3 60 (28.04%) Manual Testing
3 60 (28.04%) Test Automation
4 52 (24.30%) User Acceptance Testing
5 39 (18.22%) TDD
5 39 (18.22%) Continuous Integration
6 35 (16.36%) Test Strategy
6 35 (16.36%) Test Management
7 34 (15.89%) System Testing
7 34 (15.89%) User Stories
8 33 (15.42%) Workflow
9 29 (13.55%) Load Testing
10 25 (11.68%) Waterfall
11 23 (10.75%) Automated Testing
12 21 (9.81%) Performance Testing
12 21 (9.81%) Scrum
13 20 (9.35%) V-Model
14 17 (7.94%) Software Engineering
15 16 (7.48%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 123 (57.48%) SQL
2 69 (32.24%) Java
3 62 (28.97%) JavaScript
4 33 (15.42%) C#
5 31 (14.49%) PL/SQL
6 23 (10.75%) PHP
7 16 (7.48%) Shell Script
8 13 (6.07%) Python
9 5 (2.34%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.93%) Ruby
10 2 (0.93%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.93%) ABAP
11 1 (0.47%) VBScript
11 1 (0.47%) Perl
11 1 (0.47%) Delphi
11 1 (0.47%) C
Qualifications
1 83 (38.79%) ISEB
2 60 (28.04%) Degree
3 40 (18.69%) ISTQB
3 40 (18.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 12 (5.61%) PhD
5 7 (3.27%) Security Cleared
6 5 (2.34%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (2.34%) MCSE
7 4 (1.87%) SC Cleared
8 3 (1.40%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (1.40%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.47%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (25.23%) QA
2 6 (2.80%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.47%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (4.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.47%) vSphere
2 1 (0.47%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 31 (14.49%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 53 (24.77%) Microsoft
2 36 (16.82%) Oracle
3 20 (9.35%) HP
4 16 (7.48%) VMware
5 15 (7.01%) SunGard
6 6 (2.80%) Primavera
7 2 (0.93%) Cognizant
7 2 (0.93%) SAP
8 1 (0.47%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.47%) Charles River
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