The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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)
South East / Surrey
Rank 115 134 141
Rank change year-on-year +19 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 53 74 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.91% 1.78% 1.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.31% 2.03% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 31 68 60
Median salary £45,000 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.92% +5.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,750
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 Surrey with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Surrey
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2294 3643 3899
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 82.79% 87.68% 87.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1793 3098 3255
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.52% -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £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 Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 Surrey

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Test Scripting in Surrey

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Scripting in Surrey over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Scripting in Surrey

Test Scripting
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the Surrey 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
Egham +19 18 - - 1
Reigate +35 12 £37,500 -21.05%
Guildford +20 9 £37,500 -16.66% 2
Woking +3 5 £52,500 +61.53% 1
Redhill -8 4 £45,000 +13.92%
Cobham - 3 £45,000 -
Staines -14 1 - -
Test Scripting
South East

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

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 Surrey region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 63 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (33.33%) Java
2 37 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 37 (33.33%) Scrum
2 37 (33.33%) Selenium
3 35 (31.53%) ISTQB
4 33 (29.73%) QA
5 31 (27.93%) C#
6 30 (27.03%) E-Commerce
7 27 (24.32%) ISEB
8 26 (23.42%) SAP
8 26 (23.42%) Non-Functional Testing
9 25 (22.52%) Visual Studio
9 25 (22.52%) ERP
9 25 (22.52%) Business Development
10 24 (21.62%) Spring
10 24 (21.62%) Internet
10 24 (21.62%) J2EE
10 24 (21.62%) Coaching
10 24 (21.62%) SAP Hybris
10 24 (21.62%) SAP ERP
10 24 (21.62%) hybris
11 23 (20.72%) .NET
12 22 (19.82%) TDD
12 22 (19.82%) BDD
12 22 (19.82%) Team Foundation Server
12 22 (19.82%) Test Automation
12 22 (19.82%) WebDriver
13 21 (18.92%) JIRA
13 21 (18.92%) Automation Testing

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 13 (11.71%) Confluence
2 5 (4.50%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.70%) CMS
4 1 (0.90%) Drupal
4 1 (0.90%) IBM Domino
4 1 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (11.71%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 24 (21.62%) SAP ERP
1 24 (21.62%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.90%) Eagle PACE
2 1 (0.90%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.80%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (21.62%) Internet
2 12 (10.81%) LDAP
3 2 (1.80%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.81%) BusinessObjects
1 12 (10.81%) MySQL
2 10 (9.01%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.60%) Big Data
3 4 (3.60%) Blockchain
3 4 (3.60%) Data Lake
3 4 (3.60%) Hadoop
3 4 (3.60%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.90%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 37 (33.33%) Selenium
2 25 (22.52%) Visual Studio
3 22 (19.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 22 (19.82%) WebDriver
4 21 (18.92%) JIRA
5 19 (17.12%) SpecFlow
6 15 (13.51%) Cucumber
7 13 (11.71%) HP UFT
8 6 (5.41%) SoapUI
8 6 (5.41%) Subversion
8 6 (5.41%) TestComplete
8 6 (5.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 5 (4.50%) MSTest
10 4 (3.60%) Jenkins
10 4 (3.60%) LoadRunner
10 4 (3.60%) WebLOAD
11 3 (2.70%) NUnit
11 3 (2.70%) Protractor
11 3 (2.70%) TeamCity
12 2 (1.80%) Git (software)
General
1 21 (18.92%) Finance
2 13 (11.71%) Back Office
3 12 (10.81%) Marketing
4 7 (6.31%) Retail
5 4 (3.60%) Banking
6 1 (0.90%) Advertising
6 1 (0.90%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 50 (45.05%) Analyst
2 44 (39.64%) Test Analyst
3 25 (22.52%) Automation Test Analyst
4 18 (16.22%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 12 (10.81%) Tester
6 9 (8.11%) QA Engineer
7 7 (6.31%) Senior Analyst
7 7 (6.31%) Senior Test Analyst
8 6 (5.41%) Manual Test Analyst
8 6 (5.41%) QA Analyst
9 5 (4.50%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
10 4 (3.60%) Automation Tester
10 4 (3.60%) Consultant
10 4 (3.60%) QA Automation Analyst
10 4 (3.60%) QA Manager
10 4 (3.60%) QA Test Analyst
10 4 (3.60%) Software Analyst
10 4 (3.60%) Software Test Analyst
11 3 (2.70%) Security Consultant
11 3 (2.70%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (21.62%) J2EE
1 24 (21.62%) Spring
2 23 (20.72%) .NET
3 16 (14.41%) Web Services
4 12 (10.81%) JMS
4 12 (10.81%) RESTful
4 12 (10.81%) Spring Integration
5 7 (6.31%) HTML
6 5 (4.50%) ASP.NET
7 3 (2.70%) jQuery
8 2 (1.80%) CSS
8 2 (1.80%) Gherkin
8 2 (1.80%) REST
8 2 (1.80%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.31%) Client/Server
2 4 (3.60%) Computer Science
2 4 (3.60%) Cyber Attack
3 2 (1.80%) iPad
4 1 (0.90%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.90%) Derivative
4 1 (0.90%) Driving Licence
4 1 (0.90%) Fixed Income
4 1 (0.90%) FMCG
4 1 (0.90%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.31%) Linux
2 6 (5.41%) Unix
3 3 (2.70%) CentOS
3 3 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.80%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 37 (33.33%) Scrum
3 30 (27.03%) E-Commerce
4 26 (23.42%) Non-Functional Testing
5 25 (22.52%) Business Development
5 25 (22.52%) ERP
6 24 (21.62%) Coaching
7 22 (19.82%) BDD
7 22 (19.82%) TDD
7 22 (19.82%) Test Automation
8 21 (18.92%) Automation Testing
8 21 (18.92%) Software Testing
9 18 (16.22%) Automated Testing
10 16 (14.41%) Performance Testing
11 15 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (13.51%) Manual Testing
11 15 (13.51%) SDLC
12 13 (11.71%) Exploratory Testing
12 13 (11.71%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 37 (33.33%) Java
2 31 (27.93%) C#
3 16 (14.41%) SQL
4 10 (9.01%) VB
5 8 (7.21%) Python
6 7 (6.31%) C
7 6 (5.41%) C++
7 6 (5.41%) JavaScript
8 4 (3.60%) VBScript
9 2 (1.80%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.80%) Groovy
10 1 (0.90%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 35 (31.53%) ISTQB
2 27 (24.32%) ISEB
3 16 (14.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 11 (9.91%) Degree
5 3 (2.70%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (1.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (29.73%) QA
2 5 (4.50%) SLA
3 1 (0.90%) Solvency II
System Software
1 12 (10.81%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 13 (11.71%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.70%) SELinux
Vendors
1 26 (23.42%) SAP
2 24 (21.62%) hybris
3 14 (12.61%) Oracle
4 12 (10.81%) Dynatrace
4 12 (10.81%) HP
5 10 (9.01%) Microsoft
6 6 (5.41%) TOWER Software
7 3 (2.70%) Atlassian
7 3 (2.70%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.80%) Ariba
9 1 (0.90%) Hyperion
9 1 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
Woking, Surrey
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford
BAE SYSTEMS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
IntaPeople
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago