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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 30 31 37
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 2 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 1.28% 1.40% 2.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.50% 2.26% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
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
133 133 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 85.26% 62.15% 73.82%
Number of salaries quoted 115 117 125
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +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 25 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Automation Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Engineering
1 3 (60.00%) Test Planning
2 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) TestDirector
3 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
3 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Use Case
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (20.00%) GIS

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) TestDirector
1 1 (20.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Test Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Tester
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Software Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Test Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) GIS
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Automation Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Engineering
1 3 (60.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (20.00%) Use Case
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) HP