Period
to 19 December 2018

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 19 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 153 158 126
Rank change year-on-year +5 -32 -8
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 28 51 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.92% 1.18% 1.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% 1.26% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 20 47 69
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £44,250 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.50% +17.65% +1.80%
10th Percentile £31,125 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £59,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

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 2,796 4,063 3,121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 91.70% 93.77% 89.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1,994 3,070 2,574
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £48,750 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,125 £70,000 £65,525
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 19 December 2018.

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 19 December 2018. 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 +18 17 £44,250 -11.50% 7
Peterborough -17 8 £60,000 -
Test Scripting
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2018, IT jobs citing Test Scripting also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 26 (92.86%) Test Automation
2 21 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (57.14%) Selenium
4 13 (46.43%) ISTQB
4 13 (46.43%) JIRA
5 12 (42.86%) WebDriver
6 10 (35.71%) Test Strategy
6 10 (35.71%) Python
6 10 (35.71%) Regression Testing
7 9 (32.14%) Degree
7 9 (32.14%) JUnit
7 9 (32.14%) Integration Testing
7 9 (32.14%) Scenario Testing
7 9 (32.14%) Problem-Solving
8 8 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
8 8 (28.57%) Computer Science
9 7 (25.00%) Software Testing
9 7 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (21.43%) Test Planning
10 6 (21.43%) Service Design
10 6 (21.43%) Cross-Browser Testing
10 6 (21.43%) Data-Driven Testing
10 6 (21.43%) Visual Studio Coded UI
10 6 (21.43%) V-Model
10 6 (21.43%) TestNG
10 6 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (21.43%) Waterfall
10 6 (21.43%) Functional Testing
10 6 (21.43%) Google
10 6 (21.43%) C#

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 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (10.71%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Endur
2 1 (3.57%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.57%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) ATM
2 1 (3.57%) Bluetooth
2 1 (3.57%) LAN
2 1 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (3.57%) Wireless
2 1 (3.57%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (57.14%) Selenium
2 13 (46.43%) JIRA
3 12 (42.86%) WebDriver
4 9 (32.14%) JUnit
5 6 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (21.43%) TestNG
5 6 (21.43%) Visual Studio Coded UI
6 4 (14.29%) Jenkins
6 4 (14.29%) Visual Studio
7 3 (10.71%) Cucumber
8 2 (7.14%) SoapUI
9 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
9 1 (3.57%) TestLink
General
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
1 3 (10.71%) Manufacturing
2 2 (7.14%) Electronics
2 2 (7.14%) Games
2 2 (7.14%) Marketing
2 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Test Engineer
1 13 (46.43%) Tester
2 9 (32.14%) Automation Tester
3 8 (28.57%) Senior Tester
3 8 (28.57%) Software Test Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) Senior Automation Tester
4 6 (21.43%) Test Automation Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Python Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Test Scripter
6 2 (7.14%) Audio Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Hardware Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Hardware Test Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) JavaScript Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Linux Scripter
6 2 (7.14%) SAP Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Software Tester
7 1 (3.57%) Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Functional Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) .NET
2 5 (17.86%) Web Services
3 3 (10.71%) Gherkin
3 3 (10.71%) RESTful
3 3 (10.71%) XML
4 2 (7.14%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.71%) Animation
2 3 (10.71%) Photography
3 2 (7.14%) Music Streaming
4 1 (3.57%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Windows
2 3 (10.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (92.86%) Test Automation
2 21 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (35.71%) Regression Testing
3 10 (35.71%) Test Strategy
4 9 (32.14%) Integration Testing
4 9 (32.14%) Problem-Solving
4 9 (32.14%) Scenario Testing
5 8 (28.57%) Computer Science
6 7 (25.00%) Software Testing
7 6 (21.43%) Cross-Browser Testing
7 6 (21.43%) Data-Driven Testing
7 6 (21.43%) Functional Testing
7 6 (21.43%) Service Design
7 6 (21.43%) Test Planning
7 6 (21.43%) V-Model
7 6 (21.43%) Waterfall
8 5 (17.86%) Defect Management
8 5 (17.86%) Manual Testing
8 5 (17.86%) Scrum
8 5 (17.86%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) Python
2 6 (21.43%) C#
2 6 (21.43%) Java
2 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
2 6 (21.43%) VB.NET
3 5 (17.86%) Bash Shell
4 3 (10.71%) PHP
4 3 (10.71%) PowerShell
5 2 (7.14%) C++
5 2 (7.14%) MATLAB
5 2 (7.14%) Ruby
5 2 (7.14%) SQL
6 1 (3.57%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (46.43%) ISTQB
2 9 (32.14%) Degree
3 8 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (21.43%) ISEB
5 3 (10.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (3.57%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) HP ALM
2 2 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Cognizant
1 6 (21.43%) Google
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.86%) SAP
3 3 (10.71%) HP
4 2 (7.14%) OpenLink
5 1 (3.57%) Twitter