The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 83 89 75
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -14
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 13 13 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.20% 1.12% 1.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.39% 1.39% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 13 13 20
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +36.36%
UK excluding London average salary £36,690 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+4.82% +2.94%
Test Scripting
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
937 934 868
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 86.28% 80.52% 78.27%
Number of salaries quoted 804 807 783
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Test Scripting
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +5 6 £45,000 +15.38% 1
Bedford +11 4 £32,500 +51.16%
Dunstable - 2 £52,500 -
Leighton Buzzard - 1 £36,000 -
Test Scripting
East of England

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Test Scripting also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Test Scripting.

1 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 13 (50.00%) SQL
3 10 (38.46%) .NET
3 10 (38.46%) MS Office
4 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
4 9 (34.62%) C#
4 9 (34.62%) Finance
5 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET
5 8 (30.77%) Automated Testing
6 7 (26.92%) Release Management
6 7 (26.92%) Visual Studio
6 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
7 6 (23.08%) ISEB
7 6 (23.08%) WebLogic
7 6 (23.08%) VB
7 6 (23.08%) Degree
7 6 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (23.08%) Non-Functional Testing
8 5 (19.23%) SDLC
8 5 (19.23%) HTML5
8 5 (19.23%) Waterfall
8 5 (19.23%) CSS3
8 5 (19.23%) Mathematics
8 5 (19.23%) HTML
8 5 (19.23%) C
8 5 (19.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 5 (19.23%) CSS
8 5 (19.23%) UML
9 4 (15.38%) Essbase

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Test Scripting also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Test Scripting. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (23.08%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (38.46%) MS Office
2 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle Financials
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (15.38%) Hyperion Planning
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
2 6 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (15.38%) Essbase
4 3 (11.54%) NonStop SQL
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.85%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (3.85%) OLAP
5 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Visual Studio
2 5 (19.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (15.38%) Selenium
4 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (7.69%) JIRA
5 1 (3.85%) HP UFT
5 1 (3.85%) LoadRunner
5 1 (3.85%) ClearQuest
5 1 (3.85%) NUnit
General
1 9 (34.62%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) Electronics
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.85%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.85%) Automotive
3 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Analyst
2 9 (34.62%) Tester
3 5 (19.23%) Software Tester
3 5 (19.23%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Business Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Test Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Solutions Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Automation Tester
5 3 (11.54%) Selenium Tester
5 3 (11.54%) Technical Business Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Technical Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Performance Tester
6 2 (7.69%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Non-Functional Tester
7 1 (3.85%) MI Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Business Systems Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (38.46%) .NET
2 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET
3 5 (19.23%) CSS
3 5 (19.23%) HTML5
3 5 (19.23%) CSS3
3 5 (19.23%) HTML
4 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Mathematics
2 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
4 2 (7.69%) Client/Server
5 1 (3.85%) NHS
5 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.85%) SCADA
5 1 (3.85%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (30.77%) Automated Testing
2 7 (26.92%) Release Management
3 6 (23.08%) Non-Functional Testing
4 5 (19.23%) Waterfall
4 5 (19.23%) SDLC
4 5 (19.23%) UML
5 4 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (15.38%) Systems Analysis
5 4 (15.38%) Change Management
5 4 (15.38%) Test Planning
5 4 (15.38%) Test Strategy
6 3 (11.54%) Automation Testing
6 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
7 2 (7.69%) Software Testing
7 2 (7.69%) Manual Testing
7 2 (7.69%) Line Management
7 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
7 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.85%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) SQL
2 9 (34.62%) C#
3 6 (23.08%) VB
4 5 (19.23%) C
5 2 (7.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) ISEB
1 6 (23.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 4 (15.38%) HP
2 4 (15.38%) Hyperion
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) VocaLink
3 1 (3.85%) EMC
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