The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 162 173 161
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -12
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 44 51 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.99% 0.99% 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% 1.17% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 43 44 55
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £24,289 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
Test Scripting
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3891 4375 4502
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 87.34% 85.30% 80.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3080 3187 3135
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing Test Scripting as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Berkshire

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Test Scripting
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Bracknell - 15 £45,000 - 1
Reading +6 14 £45,000 -10.00% 5
Wokingham -14 8 £42,500 -5.55%
Maidenhead +6 4 £50,000 -9.09%
Windsor +8 3 £42,500 -2.85%
Slough - 3 £42,500 -
Test Scripting
South East

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 30 (40.00%) QA
2 29 (38.67%) Finance
2 29 (38.67%) Software Testing
3 28 (37.33%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (37.33%) Selenium
4 27 (36.00%) Test Automation
5 26 (34.67%) .NET
6 25 (33.33%) Automated Testing
6 25 (33.33%) Degree
7 24 (32.00%) SDLC
8 22 (29.33%) ISEB
9 21 (28.00%) JavaScript
9 21 (28.00%) Scrum
9 21 (28.00%) JMeter
10 20 (26.67%) Java
10 20 (26.67%) SQL Server
11 18 (24.00%) C#
11 18 (24.00%) CRM
11 18 (24.00%) Functional Testing
12 17 (22.67%) ASP.NET
13 16 (21.33%) Visual Studio
14 15 (20.00%) Microsoft
14 15 (20.00%) Open Source
14 15 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
14 15 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
14 15 (20.00%) Defect Management
15 14 (18.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 14 (18.67%) Performance Testing
15 14 (18.67%) Ajax
15 14 (18.67%) TCP/IP

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 12 (16.00%) CMS
2 8 (10.67%) SharePoint
3 7 (9.33%) IIS
4 5 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.33%) Apache
6 1 (1.33%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.33%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 9 (12.00%) MS Office
2 2 (2.67%) MS Project
3 1 (1.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.33%) BASE24
2 1 (1.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.33%) Office 365
2 2 (2.67%) SaaS
3 1 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.33%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 14 (18.67%) DNS
1 14 (18.67%) Firewall
1 14 (18.67%) Internet
1 14 (18.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.33%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (5.33%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.00%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.67%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.33%) Big Data
7 1 (1.33%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 28 (37.33%) Selenium
2 21 (28.00%) JMeter
3 16 (21.33%) Visual Studio
4 14 (18.67%) LoadRunner
5 13 (17.33%) Gatling
5 13 (17.33%) TestNG
6 4 (5.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (4.00%) Cucumber
7 3 (4.00%) Jenkins
7 3 (4.00%) Selenium IDE
7 3 (4.00%) SoapUI
8 2 (2.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (2.67%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.33%) HP UFT
9 1 (1.33%) Hudson
9 1 (1.33%) Moq
9 1 (1.33%) NUnit
9 1 (1.33%) SpecFlow
9 1 (1.33%) TeamCity
General
1 29 (38.67%) Finance
2 8 (10.67%) Manufacturing
3 7 (9.33%) Retail
4 3 (4.00%) German Language
4 3 (4.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.67%) Banking
5 2 (2.67%) Legal
6 1 (1.33%) Local Government
6 1 (1.33%) Marketing
6 1 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 26 (34.67%) Tester
2 20 (26.67%) Analyst
3 18 (24.00%) Automation Tester
4 14 (18.67%) Senior Automation Tester
4 14 (18.67%) Senior Tester
5 13 (17.33%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 13 (17.33%) Selenium Tester
6 12 (16.00%) Java Automation Tester
7 8 (10.67%) Test Analyst
7 8 (10.67%) Test Engineer
8 7 (9.33%) Developer
8 7 (9.33%) Implementation Specialist
8 7 (9.33%) Support Specialist
9 6 (8.00%) Software Tester
10 5 (6.67%) Financial Analyst
10 5 (6.67%) Process Analyst
10 5 (6.67%) Senior Developer
11 4 (5.33%) Consultant
11 4 (5.33%) Support Analyst
11 4 (5.33%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (34.67%) .NET
2 17 (22.67%) ASP.NET
3 14 (18.67%) Ajax
3 14 (18.67%) HTML
4 5 (6.67%) jQuery
5 4 (5.33%) SOAP
6 2 (2.67%) XML
7 1 (1.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.67%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (10.67%) Life Science
2 7 (9.33%) Driving Licence
2 7 (9.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (5.33%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.67%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.33%) Contactless
6 1 (1.33%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.33%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.33%) EMV
6 1 (1.33%) Fintech
6 1 (1.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.00%) Windows
2 11 (14.67%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.00%) Unix
3 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.67%) CentOS
4 2 (2.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (38.67%) Software Testing
2 28 (37.33%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (36.00%) Test Automation
4 25 (33.33%) Automated Testing
5 24 (32.00%) SDLC
6 21 (28.00%) Scrum
7 18 (24.00%) CRM
7 18 (24.00%) Functional Testing
8 15 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (20.00%) Defect Management
8 15 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
8 15 (20.00%) Open Source
9 14 (18.67%) Performance Testing
10 13 (17.33%) DevOps
10 13 (17.33%) Kanban
10 13 (17.33%) Workflow
10 13 (17.33%) Workflow Management
11 12 (16.00%) Agile Testing
11 12 (16.00%) Project Management
12 11 (14.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (28.00%) JavaScript
2 20 (26.67%) Java
3 18 (24.00%) C#
4 14 (18.67%) Perl
4 14 (18.67%) SQL
4 14 (18.67%) VB
5 13 (17.33%) VBScript
6 6 (8.00%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.33%) C
7 1 (1.33%) Groovy
7 1 (1.33%) Ruby
7 1 (1.33%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.33%) X++
Qualifications
1 25 (33.33%) Degree
2 22 (29.33%) ISEB
3 14 (18.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (8.00%) SC Cleared
4 6 (8.00%) Security Cleared
5 5 (6.67%) ISTQB
6 2 (2.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (40.00%) QA
2 2 (2.67%) GAMP
System Software
1 8 (10.67%) Hyper-V
2 3 (4.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.67%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (5.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.33%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 15 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.67%) Oracle
2 8 (10.67%) VMware
3 5 (6.67%) SAP
4 2 (2.67%) HP
5 1 (1.33%) CyberSource
5 1 (1.33%) DataCash
5 1 (1.33%) Elavon
5 1 (1.33%) Ingenico
5 1 (1.33%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.33%) Sage
5 1 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.33%) TSYS
5 1 (1.33%) VeriFone
5 1 (1.33%) VocaLink
5 1 (1.33%) WorldPay
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Streamline Connections
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago