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

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 48 62 48
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -14
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 7 16 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.53% 2.73% 4.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.81% 3.10% 5.14%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 24
Median salary £50,000 £24,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+108.33% -49.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £24,000 £21,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
386 516 467
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 84.46% 88.05% 88.61%
Number of salaries quoted 328 408 327
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £75,000
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 25 August 2016.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Watford

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 25 (78.13%) SQL
2 17 (53.13%) HP
3 16 (50.00%) Finance
3 16 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (43.75%) JIRA
4 14 (43.75%) QA
4 14 (43.75%) Waterfall
5 13 (40.63%) Automation Testing
5 13 (40.63%) HP Quality Center
5 13 (40.63%) Java
6 12 (37.50%) Functional Testing
7 11 (34.38%) Release Management
8 10 (31.25%) MS Office
8 10 (31.25%) MS Excel
8 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
8 10 (31.25%) HP UFT
8 10 (31.25%) LoadRunner
8 10 (31.25%) Non-Functional Testing
9 9 (28.13%) Unix
9 9 (28.13%) Test Automation
9 9 (28.13%) BDD
10 8 (25.00%) SoapUI
10 8 (25.00%) REST
10 8 (25.00%) Test Management
10 8 (25.00%) Selenium
10 8 (25.00%) Banking
10 8 (25.00%) SOAP
10 8 (25.00%) VB
10 8 (25.00%) Cucumber
10 8 (25.00%) Agile 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 4 (12.50%) WebLogic
2 2 (6.25%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (31.25%) MS Excel
1 10 (31.25%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (43.75%) JIRA
2 10 (31.25%) HP UFT
2 10 (31.25%) LoadRunner
3 8 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 8 (25.00%) Selenium
3 8 (25.00%) SoapUI
3 8 (25.00%) WebDriver
4 6 (18.75%) ClearQuest
5 4 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (50.00%) Finance
2 8 (25.00%) Banking
3 5 (15.63%) Retail
4 4 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 22 (68.75%) Analyst
1 22 (68.75%) Test Analyst
2 8 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 8 (25.00%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) Tester
4 4 (12.50%) QA Tester
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Tester
5 2 (6.25%) Test Leader
6 1 (3.13%) Database Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Developer
6 1 (3.13%) QA Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Software Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Software Test Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.00%) REST
1 8 (25.00%) SOAP
2 4 (12.50%) XML
3 1 (3.13%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) EPoS
2 4 (12.50%) NHS
3 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.25%) Virtual Team
4 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (28.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (43.75%) Waterfall
3 13 (40.63%) Automation Testing
4 12 (37.50%) Functional Testing
5 11 (34.38%) Release Management
6 10 (31.25%) Non-Functional Testing
7 9 (28.13%) BDD
7 9 (28.13%) Test Automation
8 8 (25.00%) Agile Testing
8 8 (25.00%) API Testing
8 8 (25.00%) Test Management
9 6 (18.75%) Performance Testing
9 6 (18.75%) Software Testing
10 5 (15.63%) Automated Testing
10 5 (15.63%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (15.63%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (15.63%) Volume Testing
11 4 (12.50%) Test Planning
12 2 (6.25%) Smoke Testing
12 2 (6.25%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (78.13%) SQL
2 13 (40.63%) Java
3 8 (25.00%) VB
4 7 (21.88%) Shell Script
5 2 (6.25%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.13%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) ISEB
1 5 (15.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (43.75%) QA
Systems Management
1 13 (40.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (53.13%) HP
2 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 7 (21.88%) Oracle
4 2 (6.25%) Sun
5 1 (3.13%) Xamarin
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
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