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

Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
South East / Surrey
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 132 152
Rank change year-on-year +31 +20  
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 62 63 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.27% 1.72% 1.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.58% 2.03% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 45 54 64
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year +14.28% -4.10%  

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 2402 3109 4029
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 87.86% 84.69% 87.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1955 2653 3404
Median salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +2.10%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 June 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 June 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
Redhill -3 13 £55,000 +13.40%
Egham +2 11 - -
Guildford +12 7 £35,000 - 1
Reigate -2 5 £45,000 - 1
Woking +17 2 £43,750 +29.62% 2
Horley - 2 £36,250 -
Virginia Water - 2 £50,000 -
Leatherhead +8 1 £46,500 +32.85% 2
Staines 0 1 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Godalming -7 1 £33,500 +11.66%
Lingfield - 1 £40,000 -
Test Scripting
South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 55 (47.83%) Test Automation
2 48 (41.74%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (40.00%) Java
4 43 (37.39%) Regression Testing
5 36 (31.30%) E-Commerce
6 35 (30.43%) Finance
7 33 (28.70%) ISTQB
7 33 (28.70%) QA
8 32 (27.83%) C#
9 31 (26.96%) SQL
10 29 (25.22%) J2EE
10 29 (25.22%) SAP
10 29 (25.22%) Internet
10 29 (25.22%) ERP
10 29 (25.22%) Business Development
10 29 (25.22%) Spring
10 29 (25.22%) SAP ERP
10 29 (25.22%) hybris
10 29 (25.22%) Coaching
10 29 (25.22%) SAP Hybris
11 28 (24.35%) User Acceptance Testing
11 28 (24.35%) ISEB
12 26 (22.61%) Visual Studio
13 25 (21.74%) Selenium
13 25 (21.74%) Scrum
14 24 (20.87%) Oracle
15 23 (20.00%) C
15 23 (20.00%) Web Services
15 23 (20.00%) Manual Testing
16 21 (18.26%) Team Foundation Server

Test Scripting
Co-occurring 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 5 (4.35%) Confluence
2 3 (2.61%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.87%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.87%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (6.96%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.87%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 29 (25.22%) SAP ERP
1 29 (25.22%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.87%) Office 365
1 1 (0.87%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (25.22%) Internet
2 13 (11.30%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.30%) BusinessObjects
1 13 (11.30%) MySQL
1 13 (11.30%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.70%) Blockchain
3 7 (6.09%) Big Data
3 7 (6.09%) Data Lake
3 7 (6.09%) Hadoop
4 6 (5.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 26 (22.61%) Visual Studio
2 25 (21.74%) Selenium
3 21 (18.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 20 (17.39%) WebDriver
5 16 (13.91%) JIRA
6 12 (10.43%) Subversion
7 8 (6.96%) ProC
7 8 (6.96%) TestComplete
7 8 (6.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 7 (6.09%) Cucumber
8 7 (6.09%) Git (software)
8 7 (6.09%) SpecFlow
9 5 (4.35%) Protractor
9 5 (4.35%) TeamCity
10 4 (3.48%) MSTest
10 4 (3.48%) NUnit
11 3 (2.61%) Eclipse
11 3 (2.61%) HP UFT
11 3 (2.61%) PVCS
12 1 (0.87%) TestDirector
General
1 35 (30.43%) Finance
2 13 (11.30%) Marketing
3 7 (6.09%) Retail
4 5 (4.35%) Back Office
4 5 (4.35%) Banking
5 1 (0.87%) Advertising
5 1 (0.87%) Games
5 1 (0.87%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (33.91%) Analyst
2 34 (29.57%) Test Analyst
3 13 (11.30%) Automation Test Analyst
3 13 (11.30%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 13 (11.30%) Tester
4 12 (10.43%) QA Engineer
5 8 (6.96%) Developer
5 8 (6.96%) Financial Analyst
5 8 (6.96%) Service Analyst
5 8 (6.96%) Systems Developer
5 8 (6.96%) Test Engineer
6 6 (5.22%) Software Analyst
6 6 (5.22%) Software Test Analyst
7 5 (4.35%) Manual Test Analyst
7 5 (4.35%) QA Analyst
7 5 (4.35%) Regression Test Analyst
7 5 (4.35%) XML Analyst
8 4 (3.48%) Automation Tester
8 4 (3.48%) QA Tester
8 4 (3.48%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (25.22%) J2EE
1 29 (25.22%) Spring
2 23 (20.00%) Web Services
3 13 (11.30%) .NET
3 13 (11.30%) JMS
3 13 (11.30%) RESTful
3 13 (11.30%) Spring Integration
4 7 (6.09%) XML
5 3 (2.61%) POSIX
6 2 (1.74%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.87%) EDI
7 1 (0.87%) HTML
7 1 (0.87%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.43%) Client/Server
2 10 (8.70%) Computer Science
3 7 (6.09%) Cyber Attack
4 6 (5.22%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.87%) Robotics
5 1 (0.87%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.57%) Linux
1 11 (9.57%) Unix
2 4 (3.48%) Windows
3 3 (2.61%) AIX
3 3 (2.61%) FreeBSD
3 3 (2.61%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (47.83%) Test Automation
2 48 (41.74%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (37.39%) Regression Testing
4 36 (31.30%) E-Commerce
5 29 (25.22%) Business Development
5 29 (25.22%) Coaching
5 29 (25.22%) ERP
6 28 (24.35%) User Acceptance Testing
7 25 (21.74%) Scrum
8 23 (20.00%) Manual Testing
9 20 (17.39%) Software Engineering
10 19 (16.52%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (15.65%) Performance Testing
11 18 (15.65%) Software Testing
12 16 (13.91%) SDLC
13 14 (12.17%) TDD
14 13 (11.30%) B2B
14 13 (11.30%) B2C
14 13 (11.30%) Data Integration
14 13 (11.30%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (40.00%) Java
2 32 (27.83%) C#
3 31 (26.96%) SQL
4 23 (20.00%) C
5 18 (15.65%) Python
6 15 (13.04%) C++
7 10 (8.70%) Perl
8 9 (7.83%) JavaScript
9 8 (6.96%) PL/SQL
9 8 (6.96%) VB
10 3 (2.61%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 33 (28.70%) ISTQB
2 28 (24.35%) ISEB
3 20 (17.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 17 (14.78%) Degree
5 10 (8.70%) Computer Science Degree
5 10 (8.70%) Master's Degree
6 5 (4.35%) Security Cleared
7 3 (2.61%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.74%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (28.70%) QA
2 3 (2.61%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (11.30%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 11 (9.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 29 (25.22%) hybris
1 29 (25.22%) SAP
2 24 (20.87%) Oracle
3 13 (11.30%) Dynatrace
4 10 (8.70%) Microsoft
5 8 (6.96%) TOWER Software
6 7 (6.09%) HP
7 1 (0.87%) Atlassian
Staines, Middlesex
Bupa
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Iress
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Union Street
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Intec Select
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: 5 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Posted: 25 days ago