The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Guildford 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Surrey / Guildford
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 73 62
Rank change year-on-year +28 -11  
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 10 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 3.07% 1.47% 2.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.00% 1.57% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 14
Median salary £36,250 £45,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.44% +2.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £28,800 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £47,500 £65,000
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 Guildford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Guildford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 250 636 577
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 76.69% 93.39% 83.26%
Number of salaries quoted 236 409 537
Median salary £47,500 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.95% -2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Test Scripting
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Guildford 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 Guildford

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Salary trend for Test Scripting in Guildford

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Guildford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Scripting in Guildford over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Scripting in Guildford

For the 6 months to 28 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 Guildford region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 12 (92.31%) QA
2 8 (61.54%) Open Source
2 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (46.15%) Manual Testing
4 5 (38.46%) Big Data
4 5 (38.46%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (38.46%) Automation Testing
4 5 (38.46%) Cyber Attack
4 5 (38.46%) Blockchain
4 5 (38.46%) Data Lake
4 5 (38.46%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (38.46%) Hadoop
4 5 (38.46%) Performance Testing
4 5 (38.46%) Security Testing
4 5 (38.46%) Degree
4 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
4 5 (38.46%) Cryptography
4 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
4 5 (38.46%) ISTQB
4 5 (38.46%) Online Security
4 5 (38.46%) Migration
4 5 (38.46%) C
4 5 (38.46%) C++
4 5 (38.46%) Java
4 5 (38.46%) ISEB
5 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
5 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
5 4 (30.77%) Python
6 2 (15.38%) MS Excel

Test Scripting
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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 (30.77%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) Big Data
1 5 (38.46%) Blockchain
1 5 (38.46%) Data Lake
1 5 (38.46%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
3 2 (15.38%) Selenium
4 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (7.69%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (7.69%) Advertising
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) QA Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) QA Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Quality Manager
3 2 (15.38%) SAP Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Test Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Automation Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Junior
4 1 (7.69%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Junior Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Junior Tester
4 1 (7.69%) QA Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Selenium Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Senior QA Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Test Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
1 5 (38.46%) Cyber Attack
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (61.54%) Open Source
2 6 (46.15%) Manual Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Automation Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Cryptography
3 5 (38.46%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (38.46%) Migration
3 5 (38.46%) Online Security
3 5 (38.46%) Performance Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Security Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
4 2 (15.38%) Test Management
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
5 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.69%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) C
1 5 (38.46%) C++
1 5 (38.46%) Java
2 4 (30.77%) Python
3 2 (15.38%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
1 5 (38.46%) ISEB
1 5 (38.46%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (92.31%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Ariba
2 2 (15.38%) HP
2 2 (15.38%) SAP
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