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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 94 89 84
Rank change year-on-year -5 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 31 50 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.83% 2.30% 2.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.07% 2.60% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 31 45 41
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £59,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  

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 1494 1926 1744
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 88.35% 88.59% 84.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1147 1481 1437
Median salary £46,614 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.94% -2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 26 March 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 26 March 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 +9 30 £51,250 +20.58% 8
Test Scripting
East of England

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 (84.38%) Degree
2 49 (76.56%) Python
3 36 (56.25%) Test Automation
4 32 (50.00%) Telecoms
5 29 (45.31%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (43.75%) Wireless
6 28 (43.75%) Automated Testing
7 27 (42.19%) Electronics
8 14 (21.88%) Digital Signal Processing
8 14 (21.88%) Signal Processing
8 14 (21.88%) Jenkins
8 14 (21.88%) Tcl
9 13 (20.31%) Firmware
9 13 (20.31%) Configuration Management
9 13 (20.31%) Mathematics
9 13 (20.31%) Embedded Systems
9 13 (20.31%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (18.75%) Scrum
11 10 (15.63%) Windows
11 10 (15.63%) Linux
11 10 (15.63%) Software Testing
11 10 (15.63%) Defect Tracking
12 9 (14.06%) Mobile App
12 9 (14.06%) Bugzilla
13 6 (9.38%) Feasibility Study
14 5 (7.81%) .NET
14 5 (7.81%) Selenium
15 4 (6.25%) WCF
15 4 (6.25%) Unit Testing
15 4 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008

Test Scripting
Top Related 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 (1.56%) Smallworld
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) SaaS
2 1 (1.56%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 28 (43.75%) Wireless
2 1 (1.56%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.56%) SAN
2 1 (1.56%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 4 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.13%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.56%) GIS
Development Applications
1 14 (21.88%) Jenkins
2 9 (14.06%) Bugzilla
3 5 (7.81%) Selenium
4 2 (3.13%) Cucumber
4 2 (3.13%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.13%) JIRA
4 2 (3.13%) Subversion
4 2 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.56%) Ant
5 1 (1.56%) FitNesse
5 1 (1.56%) JMeter
5 1 (1.56%) Robot Framework
5 1 (1.56%) WebDriver
General
1 32 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 27 (42.19%) Electronics
3 4 (6.25%) Banking
4 3 (4.69%) Finance
5 2 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.56%) Billing
6 1 (1.56%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 49 (76.56%) Test Engineer
2 27 (42.19%) Embedded Engineer
3 26 (40.63%) Software Test Engineer
4 22 (34.38%) Development Engineer
4 22 (34.38%) Test Development Engineer
5 19 (29.69%) Test Automation Engineer
6 14 (21.88%) DSP Engineer
7 13 (20.31%) Systems Test Engineer
8 11 (17.19%) Analyst
9 9 (14.06%) Linux Engineer
9 9 (14.06%) Network Engineer
9 9 (14.06%) Senior Development Engineer
9 9 (14.06%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 9 (14.06%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
9 9 (14.06%) Senior Test Engineer
10 6 (9.38%) Senior Analyst
11 4 (6.25%) .NET Programmer
11 4 (6.25%) Analyst Programmer
11 4 (6.25%) Programmer
11 4 (6.25%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.81%) .NET
2 4 (6.25%) .NET Framework
2 4 (6.25%) ASP.NET
2 4 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 4 (6.25%) WCF
3 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (1.56%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.31%) Analytical Skills
1 13 (20.31%) Embedded Systems
2 9 (14.06%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.56%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.63%) Linux
1 10 (15.63%) Windows
2 1 (1.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (56.25%) Test Automation
2 29 (45.31%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (43.75%) Automated Testing
4 14 (21.88%) Digital Signal Processing
4 14 (21.88%) Signal Processing
5 13 (20.31%) Configuration Management
5 13 (20.31%) Mathematics
6 12 (18.75%) Scrum
7 10 (15.63%) Defect Tracking
7 10 (15.63%) Software Testing
8 6 (9.38%) Feasibility Study
9 4 (6.25%) Business Analysis
9 4 (6.25%) MVC
9 4 (6.25%) TDD
9 4 (6.25%) Unit Testing
10 3 (4.69%) Continuous Delivery
10 3 (4.69%) Functional Testing
10 3 (4.69%) Manual Testing
10 3 (4.69%) Test Strategy
11 2 (3.13%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 49 (76.56%) Python
2 14 (21.88%) Tcl
3 4 (6.25%) Java
3 4 (6.25%) SQL
4 3 (4.69%) C++
5 2 (3.13%) C#
6 1 (1.56%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.56%) C
6 1 (1.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 54 (84.38%) Degree
2 2 (3.13%) ISEB
3 1 (1.56%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) QA
System Software
1 13 (20.31%) Firmware
2 1 (1.56%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.56%) KVM
2 1 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.56%) Xen
Vendors
1 2 (3.13%) Microsoft
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle
2 1 (1.56%) Brocade
2 1 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (1.56%) SAP
2 1 (1.56%) VMware
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