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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 113 101 68
Rank change year-on-year -12 -33  
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 31 26 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.62% 1.38% 3.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.83% 1.56% 3.56%
Number of salaries quoted 31 24 54
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.78% +2.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £29,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £85,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,750 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year +10.71% -4.10%  

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

Process & Methodology Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1692 1669 1854
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 88.68% 88.82% 84.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1287 1375 1552
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,550 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Test Scripting
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire citing Test Scripting as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 22 June 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 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -3 30 £56,250 +18.42% 5
Test Scripting
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 54 (85.71%) Degree
2 52 (82.54%) Python
3 45 (71.43%) Wireless
3 45 (71.43%) Electronics
3 45 (71.43%) Test Automation
4 31 (49.21%) Telecoms
4 31 (49.21%) Mathematics
5 29 (46.03%) Firmware
5 29 (46.03%) Jenkins
6 25 (39.68%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (26.98%) Perl
8 16 (25.40%) Digital Signal Processing
8 16 (25.40%) Signal Processing
8 16 (25.40%) C
8 16 (25.40%) Tcl
9 15 (23.81%) MATLAB
9 15 (23.81%) WLAN
9 15 (23.81%) Perforce
9 15 (23.81%) Git (software)
9 15 (23.81%) Mentoring
9 15 (23.81%) Coaching
9 15 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
9 15 (23.81%) Algorithms
9 15 (23.81%) Data Acquisition
10 14 (22.22%) Embedded Systems
10 14 (22.22%) Configuration Management
11 7 (11.11%) Selenium
12 6 (9.52%) JIRA
13 5 (7.94%) Software Testing
13 5 (7.94%) Scrum

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.59%) Smallworld
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (71.43%) Wireless
2 15 (23.81%) WLAN
3 1 (1.59%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.59%) GIS
Development Applications
1 29 (46.03%) Jenkins
2 15 (23.81%) Git (software)
3 7 (11.11%) Selenium
4 6 (9.52%) JIRA
5 5 (7.94%) Cucumber
6 4 (6.35%) Bugzilla
6 4 (6.35%) WebDriver
7 3 (4.76%) SpecFlow
7 3 (4.76%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.59%) Fiddler
8 1 (1.59%) JMeter
8 1 (1.59%) Ranorex
8 1 (1.59%) TestLink
General
1 45 (71.43%) Electronics
2 31 (49.21%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.17%) Finance
4 1 (1.59%) Billing
4 1 (1.59%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 45 (71.43%) Embedded Engineer
2 42 (66.67%) Test Engineer
3 20 (31.75%) Software Test Engineer
4 17 (26.98%) Development Engineer
4 17 (26.98%) Test Development Engineer
5 16 (25.40%) DSP Engineer
6 15 (23.81%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
6 15 (23.81%) Firmware Engineer
6 15 (23.81%) RF Engineer
7 14 (22.22%) Systems Test Engineer
8 10 (15.87%) Test Automation Engineer
9 4 (6.35%) Analyst
9 4 (6.35%) Senior Test Engineer
10 3 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
10 3 (4.76%) Network Engineer
10 3 (4.76%) QA Automation Engineer
10 3 (4.76%) QA Engineer
10 3 (4.76%) QA Test Engineer
10 3 (4.76%) Senior Linux Engineer
10 3 (4.76%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.35%) RESTful
1 4 (6.35%) Web Services
2 3 (4.76%) Gherkin
3 2 (3.17%) HTML
4 1 (1.59%) .NET
4 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (1.59%) CSS
4 1 (1.59%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (1.59%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.81%) Algorithms
1 15 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (22.22%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (4.76%) Fat Client
3 3 (4.76%) iPad
3 3 (4.76%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.76%) Thin Client
4 2 (3.17%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.59%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.59%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.94%) Windows
2 3 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (71.43%) Test Automation
2 31 (49.21%) Mathematics
3 25 (39.68%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (25.40%) Digital Signal Processing
4 16 (25.40%) Signal Processing
5 15 (23.81%) Coaching
5 15 (23.81%) Data Acquisition
5 15 (23.81%) Mentoring
6 14 (22.22%) Configuration Management
7 5 (7.94%) Scrum
7 5 (7.94%) Software Testing
8 4 (6.35%) Defect Tracking
8 4 (6.35%) Regression Testing
8 4 (6.35%) Scenario Testing
9 3 (4.76%) Defect Management
9 3 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (4.76%) Workflow
10 2 (3.17%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (3.17%) Functional Testing
10 2 (3.17%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 52 (82.54%) Python
2 17 (26.98%) Perl
3 16 (25.40%) C
3 16 (25.40%) Tcl
4 15 (23.81%) MATLAB
5 5 (7.94%) JavaScript
6 4 (6.35%) C#
7 3 (4.76%) SQL
8 2 (3.17%) Java
9 1 (1.59%) PHP
9 1 (1.59%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 54 (85.71%) Degree
2 2 (3.17%) ISEB
2 2 (3.17%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.59%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.35%) QA
System Software
1 29 (46.03%) Firmware
Vendors
1 15 (23.81%) Perforce
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle
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