The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Uxbridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 30 - 30
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 3 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 1.89% - 3.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.34% - 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 6
Average salary £42,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Test Scripting
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Uxbridge region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Uxbridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
128 172 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 80.50% 78.18% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 104 156 127
Average salary £50,000 £56,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £83,000 £70,000
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 Uxbridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Uxbridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Uxbridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Uxbridge region.

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Uxbridge

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Uxbridge 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 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (58.33%) Selenium
2 6 (50.00%) JSON
2 6 (50.00%) Subversion
2 6 (50.00%) jQuery
2 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (50.00%) CSS
2 6 (50.00%) XML
2 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (50.00%) Backbone.js
3 5 (41.67%) Scrum
3 5 (41.67%) Linux
3 5 (41.67%) Web Services
4 4 (33.33%) SQL
4 4 (33.33%) SOA
4 4 (33.33%) ISEB
4 4 (33.33%) Middleware
4 4 (33.33%) Java
4 4 (33.33%) Publishing
4 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 4 (33.33%) GlassFish
4 4 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 4 (33.33%) Web Development
4 4 (33.33%) Hudson
4 4 (33.33%) LESS
4 4 (33.33%) User Stories
4 4 (33.33%) Mobile App
5 3 (25.00%) Degree
5 3 (25.00%) QA

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Uxbridge 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 4 (33.33%) GlassFish
2 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Selenium
2 6 (50.00%) Subversion
3 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 4 (33.33%) Hudson
4 2 (16.67%) Jasmine
4 2 (16.67%) Grunt
4 2 (16.67%) ClearQuest
4 2 (16.67%) Cucumber
5 1 (8.33%) WebDriver
5 1 (8.33%) WATIR
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Publishing
3 2 (16.67%) Billing
3 2 (16.67%) Marketing
4 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
1 5 (41.67%) Test Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Tester
3 3 (25.00%) Test Manager
4 2 (16.67%) QA Test Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) QA Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Test Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Test Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Integration Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) CSS
1 6 (50.00%) XML
1 6 (50.00%) JSON
1 6 (50.00%) jQuery
1 6 (50.00%) Backbone.js
2 5 (41.67%) Web Services
3 4 (33.33%) Middleware
3 4 (33.33%) LESS
4 2 (16.67%) Sass
4 2 (16.67%) WCF
4 2 (16.67%) LINQ
4 2 (16.67%) HTML
4 2 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 4 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 2 (16.67%) FMCG
3 1 (8.33%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Scrum
3 4 (33.33%) User Stories
3 4 (33.33%) SOA
3 4 (33.33%) Web Development
3 4 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Use Case
4 3 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 3 (25.00%) TDD
5 2 (16.67%) Logistics
5 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
5 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
5 2 (16.67%) MVC
5 2 (16.67%) Kanban
5 2 (16.67%) Domain-Driven Design
5 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Performance Engineering
5 2 (16.67%) Email Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) C#
3 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) ISEB
2 3 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
3 2 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (8.33%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Lotus