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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 40 56 40
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -16
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 26 13 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.92% 2.39% 6.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.90% 3.00% 7.72%
Number of salaries quoted 24 9 36
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £42,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
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
441 434 479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 83.52% 79.93% 82.30%
Number of salaries quoted 360 316 372
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £34,066 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 2 May 2016.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Watford

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 31 (65.96%) SQL
2 24 (51.06%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (42.55%) Java
3 20 (42.55%) Unix
4 17 (36.17%) MS Office
4 17 (36.17%) MS Excel
4 17 (36.17%) Microsoft
4 17 (36.17%) JIRA
4 17 (36.17%) QA
4 17 (36.17%) HP Quality Center
4 17 (36.17%) Waterfall
5 16 (34.04%) Shell Script
6 15 (31.91%) Finance
7 14 (29.79%) Software Testing
7 14 (29.79%) Release Management
8 13 (27.66%) Automation Testing
8 13 (27.66%) Degree
9 12 (25.53%) ClearQuest
9 12 (25.53%) LoadRunner
9 12 (25.53%) Non-Functional Testing
10 10 (21.28%) Functional Testing
11 9 (19.15%) Linux
11 9 (19.15%) Computer Science
12 8 (17.02%) Embedded Linux
12 8 (17.02%) Software Engineering
12 8 (17.02%) Embedded C
12 8 (17.02%) Embedded C++
12 8 (17.02%) HP
12 8 (17.02%) Apple
12 8 (17.02%) Oracle

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 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (36.17%) MS Excel
1 17 (36.17%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (36.17%) JIRA
2 12 (25.53%) ClearQuest
2 12 (25.53%) LoadRunner
3 7 (14.89%) HP UFT
4 6 (12.77%) Cucumber
4 6 (12.77%) Selenium
5 5 (10.64%) SoapUI
5 5 (10.64%) WebDriver
6 3 (6.38%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (31.91%) Finance
2 6 (12.77%) Banking
3 3 (6.38%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (6.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (57.45%) Analyst
1 27 (57.45%) Test Analyst
2 12 (25.53%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
3 8 (17.02%) Software Engineer
4 7 (14.89%) Automation Test Analyst
4 7 (14.89%) Tester
5 5 (10.64%) QA Tester
5 5 (10.64%) Software Analyst
5 5 (10.64%) Software Test Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) Android Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Android Software Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Database Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Developer in Test
7 2 (4.26%) Manual Test Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Senior Tester
7 2 (4.26%) SharePoint Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.26%) SQL Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.77%) J2EE
1 6 (12.77%) REST
1 6 (12.77%) XML
2 5 (10.64%) SOAP
3 1 (2.13%) Behat
3 1 (2.13%) Gherkin
3 1 (2.13%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.15%) Computer Science
2 8 (17.02%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (6.38%) EPoS
3 3 (6.38%) NHS
4 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 20 (42.55%) Unix
2 9 (19.15%) Linux
3 8 (17.02%) Android
3 8 (17.02%) Apple iOS
3 8 (17.02%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (4.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (51.06%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (36.17%) Waterfall
3 14 (29.79%) Release Management
3 14 (29.79%) Software Testing
4 13 (27.66%) Automation Testing
5 12 (25.53%) Non-Functional Testing
6 10 (21.28%) Functional Testing
7 8 (17.02%) Android Development
7 8 (17.02%) iOS Development
7 8 (17.02%) Software Engineering
8 7 (14.89%) BDD
8 7 (14.89%) Test Automation
9 6 (12.77%) Agile Testing
9 6 (12.77%) API Testing
10 5 (10.64%) Automated Testing
10 5 (10.64%) Test Management
11 4 (8.51%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (8.51%) Data Validation
11 4 (8.51%) Quality Management
11 4 (8.51%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (65.96%) SQL
2 20 (42.55%) Java
3 16 (34.04%) Shell Script
4 8 (17.02%) C
4 8 (17.02%) C++
4 8 (17.02%) Embedded C
4 8 (17.02%) Embedded C++
5 5 (10.64%) VB
6 2 (4.26%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.13%) C#
7 1 (2.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (27.66%) Degree
2 3 (6.38%) ISEB
2 3 (6.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (36.17%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) SDET
Systems Management
1 17 (36.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (36.17%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.02%) Apple
2 8 (17.02%) HP
2 8 (17.02%) Oracle
3 1 (2.13%) Xamarin
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