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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 49 44 39
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -5
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 15 15 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.65% 3.18% 5.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.86% 3.85% 6.47%
Number of salaries quoted 15 6 31
Median salary £50,000 £21,625 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+131.21% -56.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £21,125 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £24,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Test Scripting
Hertfordshire

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
524 390 541
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 92.58% 82.63% 86.15%
Number of salaries quoted 445 323 405
Median salary £54,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
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 8 December 2016.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Watford

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, 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 20 (90.91%) Finance
2 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (63.64%) Cucumber
4 13 (59.09%) WebDriver
4 13 (59.09%) Selenium
5 11 (50.00%) Scrum
6 9 (40.91%) SQL
6 9 (40.91%) Test Automation
6 9 (40.91%) Manual Testing
7 8 (36.36%) Java
7 8 (36.36%) Ruby
8 7 (31.82%) HP
8 7 (31.82%) QA
8 7 (31.82%) Automation Testing
9 6 (27.27%) Performance Testing
9 6 (27.27%) BDD
9 6 (27.27%) Agile Testing
9 6 (27.27%) Functional Testing
9 6 (27.27%) Software Testing
10 5 (22.73%) Release Management
10 5 (22.73%) JIRA
10 5 (22.73%) HP UFT
10 5 (22.73%) LoadRunner
10 5 (22.73%) Oracle
10 5 (22.73%) WebLogic
10 5 (22.73%) Non-Functional Testing
10 5 (22.73%) Test Planning
10 5 (22.73%) SoapUI
11 4 (18.18%) Gherkin
11 4 (18.18%) Git (software)

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 5 (22.73%) WebLogic
2 3 (13.64%) Confluence
2 3 (13.64%) Tomcat
2 3 (13.64%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.55%) IIS
3 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (63.64%) Cucumber
2 13 (59.09%) Selenium
2 13 (59.09%) WebDriver
3 5 (22.73%) HP UFT
3 5 (22.73%) JIRA
3 5 (22.73%) LoadRunner
3 5 (22.73%) SoapUI
4 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
5 3 (13.64%) JUnit
5 3 (13.64%) Maven
6 1 (4.55%) NUnit
6 1 (4.55%) SpecFlow
6 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (90.91%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Games
3 1 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Analyst
1 11 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 8 (36.36%) Automation Test Analyst
3 7 (31.82%) Tester
4 5 (22.73%) Automation Tester
5 3 (13.64%) Test Leader
6 2 (9.09%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) QA Tester
7 1 (4.55%) C# Developer
7 1 (4.55%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Finance Systems Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Financial Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Junior
7 1 (4.55%) Junior QA Tester
7 1 (4.55%) Junior Tester
7 1 (4.55%) Software Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) Gherkin
2 3 (13.64%) Hibernate
2 3 (13.64%) REST
2 3 (13.64%) RESTful
2 3 (13.64%) Spring
3 2 (9.09%) .NET
3 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 2 (9.09%) SOAP
3 2 (9.09%) XML
4 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (4.55%) CSS
4 1 (4.55%) HTML
4 1 (4.55%) jQuery
4 1 (4.55%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.55%) BBC
2 1 (4.55%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (4.55%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Linux
1 3 (13.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (50.00%) Scrum
3 9 (40.91%) Manual Testing
3 9 (40.91%) Test Automation
4 7 (31.82%) Automation Testing
5 6 (27.27%) Agile Testing
5 6 (27.27%) BDD
5 6 (27.27%) Functional Testing
5 6 (27.27%) Performance Testing
5 6 (27.27%) Software Testing
6 5 (22.73%) Non-Functional Testing
6 5 (22.73%) Release Management
6 5 (22.73%) Test Planning
7 4 (18.18%) Automated Testing
7 4 (18.18%) TDD
8 3 (13.64%) API Testing
8 3 (13.64%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (13.64%) Regression Testing
8 3 (13.64%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) SQL
2 8 (36.36%) Java
2 8 (36.36%) Ruby
3 4 (18.18%) C#
4 3 (13.64%) Python
4 3 (13.64%) Shell Script
5 2 (9.09%) VB
6 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
1 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (31.82%) QA
2 1 (4.55%) SDET
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) HP
2 5 (22.73%) Oracle
3 3 (13.64%) Atlassian
4 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 2 (9.09%) Sun
5 1 (4.55%) Virgin Media
5 1 (4.55%) Xamarin
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