The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reigate 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Surrey / Reigate
Rank 31 71 51
Rank change year-on-year +40 -20  
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 12 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reigate 6.59% 1.50% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.36% 1.59% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 4
Median salary £37,500 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.05% +26.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £37,500 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £41,750
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 Reigate with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Reigate
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 163 441 305
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reigate 89.56% 94.43% 93.85%
Number of salaries quoted 151 435 294
Median salary £53,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Test Scripting
Job Vacancy Trend in Reigate

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reigate 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 Reigate

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Reigate

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

Salary trend for Test Scripting in Reigate

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Reigate

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Scripting in Reigate over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Scripting in Reigate

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reigate

For the 6 months to 24 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 Reigate region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (73.68%) Automated Testing
3 13 (68.42%) SQL
3 13 (68.42%) Software Testing
3 13 (68.42%) HP Quality Center
4 12 (63.16%) Performance Testing
4 12 (63.16%) Selenium
4 12 (63.16%) Regression Testing
5 11 (57.89%) Test Automation
5 11 (57.89%) SDLC
6 10 (52.63%) Non-Functional Testing
6 10 (52.63%) Automation Testing
6 10 (52.63%) HP UFT
6 10 (52.63%) VB
7 9 (47.37%) C#
7 9 (47.37%) Visual Studio
7 9 (47.37%) Finance
7 9 (47.37%) Scrum
7 9 (47.37%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (47.37%) Cucumber
7 9 (47.37%) ISTQB
7 9 (47.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 8 (42.11%) HP
9 6 (31.58%) ISEB
9 6 (31.58%) Client/Server
9 6 (31.58%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
9 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
9 6 (31.58%) TOWER Software
9 6 (31.58%) Mathematics

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Reigate 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 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (63.16%) Selenium
2 10 (52.63%) HP UFT
3 9 (47.37%) Cucumber
3 9 (47.37%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (47.37%) Visual Studio
4 6 (31.58%) Subversion
4 6 (31.58%) TestComplete
4 6 (31.58%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 6 (31.58%) WebDriver
5 4 (21.05%) Jenkins
5 4 (21.05%) LoadRunner
5 4 (21.05%) WebLOAD
6 3 (15.79%) NUnit
6 3 (15.79%) Protractor
6 3 (15.79%) TeamCity
7 2 (10.53%) MSTest
8 1 (5.26%) SpecFlow
General
1 9 (47.37%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (84.21%) Analyst
1 16 (84.21%) Test Analyst
2 12 (63.16%) Automation Test Analyst
3 6 (31.58%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 5 (26.32%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (26.32%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
4 5 (26.32%) Senior Test Analyst
5 4 (21.05%) Software Analyst
5 4 (21.05%) Software Test Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Manual Test Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Automation Tester
7 1 (5.26%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (73.68%) Automated Testing
3 13 (68.42%) Software Testing
4 12 (63.16%) Performance Testing
4 12 (63.16%) Regression Testing
5 11 (57.89%) SDLC
5 11 (57.89%) Test Automation
6 10 (52.63%) Automation Testing
6 10 (52.63%) Non-Functional Testing
7 9 (47.37%) Scrum
8 6 (31.58%) Issue Tracking
8 6 (31.58%) Manual Testing
8 6 (31.58%) Mathematics
8 6 (31.58%) Test Strategy
8 6 (31.58%) Time Management
8 6 (31.58%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (26.32%) Defect Management
9 5 (26.32%) Test Planning
9 5 (26.32%) Waterfall
10 3 (15.79%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) SQL
2 10 (52.63%) VB
3 9 (47.37%) C#
4 4 (21.05%) Java
4 4 (21.05%) VBScript
5 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) ISTQB
1 9 (47.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 6 (31.58%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) QA
2 5 (26.32%) SLA
Systems Management
1 13 (68.42%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) HP
2 6 (31.58%) TOWER Software