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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 81 73 90
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +17
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 3 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.39% 0.80% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.96% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 10
Average salary £35,000 £41,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.66% +18.57%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
680 836 900
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 88.20% 83.35% 87.80%
Number of salaries quoted 619 676 800
Average salary £49,000 £45,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
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 12 February 2016. 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
Bedford - 3 £35,000 -
Test Scripting
East of England

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 7 (63.64%) Automated Testing
3 7 (63.64%) Test Automation
4 6 (54.55%) System Testing
4 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
5 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (18.18%) SDLC
6 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
6 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
6 2 (18.18%) Fat Client
6 2 (18.18%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (18.18%) Oracle
6 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
6 2 (18.18%) Thin Client
6 2 (18.18%) Middleware
6 2 (18.18%) Banking
6 2 (18.18%) Finance
6 2 (18.18%) Migration
7 1 (9.09%) Games
7 1 (9.09%) Scrum
7 1 (9.09%) Validation
7 1 (9.09%) Retail
7 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
7 1 (9.09%) Selenium
7 1 (9.09%) Use Case
7 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
7 1 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (9.09%) SQL Server

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) HP UFT
1 1 (9.09%) Selenium
1 1 (9.09%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (18.18%) Banking
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Games
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Analyst
2 7 (63.64%) Automation Analyst
2 7 (63.64%) Automation Test Analyst
2 7 (63.64%) Test Analyst
3 6 (54.55%) Automation Tester
3 6 (54.55%) Tester
4 2 (18.18%) Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Implementation Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Customer Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Data Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Test Leader
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Test Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Test Leader
5 1 (9.09%) Test Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Testing Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Middleware
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Fat Client
2 2 (18.18%) Thin Client
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) Automated Testing
2 7 (63.64%) Test Automation
3 6 (54.55%) System Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
4 2 (18.18%) Migration
4 2 (18.18%) SDLC
5 1 (9.09%) Automation Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Defect Management
5 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 1 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Scrum
5 1 (9.09%) SOA
5 1 (9.09%) UML
5 1 (9.09%) User Stories
5 1 (9.09%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
3 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) Informatica
3 1 (9.09%) Talend
Luton, Bedfordshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: Excellent Salary and Benefits
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