Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for Test Scripting skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Test Scripting over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 168 123 115
Rank change year-on-year -45 -8 -21
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 51 57 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.21% 1.66% 1.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.31% 1.88% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 48 64 71
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £43,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +2.94% +6.92%
10th Percentile £32,750 £28,750 £21,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £92,500 £57,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year +5.88% +9.68% -4.91%

Test Scripting is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3883 3027 3642
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 92.23% 88.07% 88.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2970 2488 3146
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £66,250 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%

Test Scripting
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing Test Scripting as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Test Scripting in Cambridgeshire

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Test Scripting in Cambridgeshire

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Scripting in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Scripting in Cambridgeshire

Test Scripting
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -29 44 £51,250 +13.89% 3
Huntingdon +10 2 £37,500 +41.51%
Peterborough -5 1 - - 1
Test Scripting
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 35 (68.63%) Degree
2 34 (66.67%) Python
3 30 (58.82%) C
3 30 (58.82%) Wireless
3 30 (58.82%) Test Automation
4 23 (45.10%) Mathematics
5 18 (35.29%) Git (software)
6 17 (33.33%) Electronics
6 17 (33.33%) Perl
6 17 (33.33%) Firmware
7 16 (31.37%) MATLAB
7 16 (31.37%) WLAN
7 16 (31.37%) Perforce
7 16 (31.37%) Data Acquisition
7 16 (31.37%) Mentoring
7 16 (31.37%) Coaching
7 16 (31.37%) Algorithms
7 16 (31.37%) Jenkins
8 9 (17.65%) Telecoms
8 9 (17.65%) Embedded C
8 9 (17.65%) Embedded Systems
9 8 (15.69%) C#
9 8 (15.69%) C++
9 8 (15.69%) Bluetooth
9 8 (15.69%) Wi-Fi
10 7 (13.73%) Software Testing
10 7 (13.73%) Computer Science
11 6 (11.76%) Signal Processing
11 6 (11.76%) HTML
11 6 (11.76%) CSS

Test Scripting
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (58.82%) Wireless
2 16 (31.37%) WLAN
3 8 (15.69%) Bluetooth
3 8 (15.69%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.96%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 18 (35.29%) Git (software)
2 16 (31.37%) Jenkins
3 4 (7.84%) Selenium
4 1 (1.96%) Fiddler
4 1 (1.96%) Gerrit
4 1 (1.96%) JUnit
4 1 (1.96%) NUnit
General
1 17 (33.33%) Electronics
2 9 (17.65%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.92%) Finance
3 2 (3.92%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.96%) Automotive
4 1 (1.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (47.06%) Embedded Engineer
2 17 (33.33%) Firmware Engineer
3 16 (31.37%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
3 16 (31.37%) RF Engineer
4 15 (29.41%) Test Engineer
5 9 (17.65%) Systems Engineer
5 9 (17.65%) Systems Test Engineer
6 8 (15.69%) Embedded C Engineer
7 7 (13.73%) Tester
8 5 (9.80%) Software Test Engineer
8 5 (9.80%) Software Tester
9 3 (5.88%) Developer
9 3 (5.88%) Junior
9 3 (5.88%) Junior Software Tester
9 3 (5.88%) Junior Tester
9 3 (5.88%) Python Developer
9 3 (5.88%) QA Automation Engineer
9 3 (5.88%) QA Engineer
10 2 (3.92%) Analyst
10 2 (3.92%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.76%) CSS
1 6 (11.76%) HTML
2 1 (1.96%) .NET
2 1 (1.96%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (1.96%) REST
2 1 (1.96%) Web Services
2 1 (1.96%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (31.37%) Algorithms
2 9 (17.65%) Embedded Systems
3 7 (13.73%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.92%) Life Science
5 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.96%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.96%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.84%) Linux
2 1 (1.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (58.82%) Test Automation
2 23 (45.10%) Mathematics
3 16 (31.37%) Coaching
3 16 (31.37%) Data Acquisition
3 16 (31.37%) Mentoring
4 7 (13.73%) Software Testing
5 6 (11.76%) Signal Processing
5 6 (11.76%) Software Engineering
6 5 (9.80%) Regression Testing
7 4 (7.84%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (7.84%) OO
8 3 (5.88%) Digital Signal Processing
9 2 (3.92%) Defect Tracking
9 2 (3.92%) Functional Testing
9 2 (3.92%) QA Automation
9 2 (3.92%) Stress Testing
9 2 (3.92%) Test Planning
9 2 (3.92%) Traceability Matrix
9 2 (3.92%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (1.96%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (66.67%) Python
2 30 (58.82%) C
3 17 (33.33%) Perl
4 16 (31.37%) MATLAB
5 9 (17.65%) Embedded C
6 8 (15.69%) C#
6 8 (15.69%) C++
7 5 (9.80%) Assembly Language
8 4 (7.84%) Bash Shell
9 3 (5.88%) Tcl
10 2 (3.92%) Java
11 1 (1.96%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 35 (68.63%) Degree
2 5 (9.80%) ISEB
3 4 (7.84%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) GxP
2 1 (1.96%) HIPAA
2 1 (1.96%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 17 (33.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (31.37%) Perforce