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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 28 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 5 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 3.14% 0.53% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.85% 0.79% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -
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
130 127 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 81.76% 67.91% 73.63%
Number of salaries quoted 100 116 135
Average salary £42,500 £58,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.35% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 25 November 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 6 (75.00%) Web Services
2 5 (62.50%) Use Case
3 4 (50.00%) Integration Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (50.00%) Linux
4 3 (37.50%) Scrum
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) Selenium
4 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) DV Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) jQuery
5 2 (25.00%) GlassFish
5 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Backbone.js
5 2 (25.00%) LESS
5 2 (25.00%) User Stories
5 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
5 2 (25.00%) Hudson
5 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (25.00%) Subversion
5 2 (25.00%) Web Development
5 2 (25.00%) Degree
5 2 (25.00%) JSON
5 2 (25.00%) Publishing
5 2 (25.00%) Middleware
5 2 (25.00%) GIS
5 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (25.00%) XML
5 2 (25.00%) Windows

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 2 (25.00%) GlassFish
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Selenium
2 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (25.00%) Subversion
2 2 (25.00%) Hudson
3 1 (12.50%) TestDirector
3 1 (12.50%) WATIR
3 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
3 1 (12.50%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (25.00%) Publishing
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Test Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Integration Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) XML
2 2 (25.00%) Middleware
2 2 (25.00%) JSON
2 2 (25.00%) jQuery
2 2 (25.00%) Backbone.js
2 2 (25.00%) LESS
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) GIS
1 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Use Case
2 4 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 3 (37.50%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) SOA
4 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (25.00%) User Stories
4 2 (25.00%) Web Development
5 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Image Processing
5 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma
5 1 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Java
1 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) DV Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (12.50%) ISEB
4 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
1 1 (12.50%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) HP
1 1 (12.50%) Lotus