The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Uxbridge region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 29 35 28
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 4 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 2.19% 0.43% 4.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.52% 0.54% 6.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 12
Average salary £35,750 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,450 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Uxbridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
159 185 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 86.89% 79.74% 70.88%
Number of salaries quoted 143 166 178
Average salary £50,000 £54,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Test Scripting
London

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
Salary Histogram in Uxbridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Uxbridge region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Uxbridge

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (60.00%) CSS
1 6 (60.00%) XML
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (60.00%) Subversion
1 6 (60.00%) Selenium
1 6 (60.00%) JSON
1 6 (60.00%) jQuery
1 6 (60.00%) Backbone.js
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) Web Services
3 4 (40.00%) Linux
3 4 (40.00%) SOA
3 4 (40.00%) ISEB
3 4 (40.00%) Middleware
3 4 (40.00%) Java
3 4 (40.00%) Publishing
3 4 (40.00%) Scrum
3 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (40.00%) Hudson
3 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (40.00%) LESS
3 4 (40.00%) User Stories
3 4 (40.00%) Mobile App
3 4 (40.00%) GlassFish
3 4 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Web Development
4 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
4 3 (30.00%) ISTQB

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (40.00%) GlassFish
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Subversion
1 6 (60.00%) Selenium
2 4 (40.00%) Hudson
2 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (30.00%) ClearQuest
4 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
4 2 (20.00%) Grunt
4 2 (20.00%) Jasmine
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Publishing
3 2 (20.00%) Billing
3 2 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
1 6 (60.00%) Test Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Tester
4 2 (20.00%) QA Test Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) QA Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Test Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Tester
5 1 (10.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) CSS
1 6 (60.00%) XML
1 6 (60.00%) JSON
1 6 (60.00%) jQuery
1 6 (60.00%) Backbone.js
2 4 (40.00%) Web Services
2 4 (40.00%) Middleware
2 4 (40.00%) LESS
3 2 (20.00%) HTML
3 2 (20.00%) .NET
3 2 (20.00%) Sass
3 2 (20.00%) WCF
3 2 (20.00%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (20.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) SOA
2 4 (40.00%) Scrum
2 4 (40.00%) User Stories
2 4 (40.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Web Development
3 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (20.00%) MVC
4 2 (20.00%) Logistics
4 2 (20.00%) TDD
4 2 (20.00%) Email Management
4 2 (20.00%) Performance Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
4 2 (20.00%) Change Control
4 2 (20.00%) Manual Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Kanban
4 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) Java
4 2 (20.00%) C#
4 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) ISEB
2 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (30.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft