The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 39 42 36
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 17 19 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.26% 3.63% 6.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.66% 4.56% 6.93%
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 29
Median salary £50,000 £60,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +22.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £21,250 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,750 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
465 417 462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 89.08% 79.73% 87.67%
Number of salaries quoted 379 364 330
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £35,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region citing Test Scripting as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Watford

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Watford region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Watford

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT jobs citing Test Scripting also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 23 (92.00%) Finance
2 19 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (64.00%) Cucumber
4 14 (56.00%) WebDriver
4 14 (56.00%) Selenium
4 14 (56.00%) Java
5 13 (52.00%) Scrum
6 10 (40.00%) Test Automation
7 9 (36.00%) Manual Testing
7 9 (36.00%) SQL
8 8 (32.00%) TDD
8 8 (32.00%) Ruby
8 8 (32.00%) Software Testing
8 8 (32.00%) BDD
8 8 (32.00%) Gherkin
9 7 (28.00%) Agile Testing
9 7 (28.00%) Git (software)
9 7 (28.00%) Non-Functional Testing
9 7 (28.00%) Automation Testing
9 7 (28.00%) Release Management
9 7 (28.00%) JIRA
9 7 (28.00%) QA
9 7 (28.00%) WebLogic
9 7 (28.00%) Unix
9 7 (28.00%) LoadRunner
9 7 (28.00%) HP
10 6 (24.00%) JUnit
10 6 (24.00%) C#
10 6 (24.00%) Performance Testing
10 6 (24.00%) Automated Testing

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (28.00%) WebLogic
2 5 (20.00%) Confluence
2 5 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (12.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.00%) IIS
4 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (64.00%) Cucumber
2 14 (56.00%) Selenium
2 14 (56.00%) WebDriver
3 7 (28.00%) Git (software)
3 7 (28.00%) JIRA
3 7 (28.00%) LoadRunner
4 6 (24.00%) JUnit
5 5 (20.00%) HP UFT
5 5 (20.00%) Maven
5 5 (20.00%) SoapUI
6 2 (8.00%) ClearQuest
7 1 (4.00%) JBehave
7 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
7 1 (4.00%) NUnit
7 1 (4.00%) SpecFlow
7 1 (4.00%) TeamCity
7 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (92.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Banking
2 1 (4.00%) Games
2 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Analyst
1 13 (52.00%) Test Analyst
2 8 (32.00%) Automation Test Analyst
3 6 (24.00%) Tester
4 5 (20.00%) Automation Tester
5 4 (16.00%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Test Leader
7 2 (8.00%) Developer in Test
7 2 (8.00%) Software Developer
8 1 (4.00%) C# Developer
8 1 (4.00%) C# Software Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Finance Systems Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Financial Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Java Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Junior
8 1 (4.00%) Junior QA Tester
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Software Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) Gherkin
2 5 (20.00%) Hibernate
2 5 (20.00%) RESTful
2 5 (20.00%) Spring
3 2 (8.00%) .NET
3 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (8.00%) JSON
3 2 (8.00%) REST
3 2 (8.00%) XML
4 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (4.00%) CSS
4 1 (4.00%) HTML
4 1 (4.00%) jQuery
4 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.00%) BBC
2 1 (4.00%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Unix
2 5 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (52.00%) Scrum
3 10 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 9 (36.00%) Manual Testing
5 8 (32.00%) BDD
5 8 (32.00%) Software Testing
5 8 (32.00%) TDD
6 7 (28.00%) Agile Testing
6 7 (28.00%) Automation Testing
6 7 (28.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 7 (28.00%) Release Management
7 6 (24.00%) Automated Testing
7 6 (24.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 6 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (24.00%) Performance Testing
8 5 (20.00%) Functional Testing
8 5 (20.00%) Integration Testing
8 5 (20.00%) Kanban
8 5 (20.00%) Regression Testing
8 5 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (56.00%) Java
2 9 (36.00%) SQL
3 8 (32.00%) Ruby
4 6 (24.00%) C#
5 5 (20.00%) Python
5 5 (20.00%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (28.00%) QA
2 1 (4.00%) SDET
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) HP
2 5 (20.00%) Atlassian
2 5 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (8.00%) Sun
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.00%) Virgin Media
4 1 (4.00%) Xamarin
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