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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 170 168 176
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 45 69 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.93% 1.27% 0.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 1.51% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 41 45 50
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £24,605 £21,950
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
4150 4573 4596
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 85.87% 84.36% 80.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3359 3237 3293
Median salary £51,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 4 May 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 4 May 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
Reading -2 17 £45,000 -
Slough +8 7 £42,500 -22.72%
Bracknell - 7 £45,000 - 1
Windsor +26 5 £42,500 -2.85%
Wokingham -21 4 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Maidenhead +5 3 £65,000 +74.49%
Newbury -4 2 £60,000 +29.72%
Test Scripting
South East

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 31 (45.59%) QA
2 26 (38.24%) Finance
3 23 (33.82%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (32.35%) Automated Testing
4 22 (32.35%) C#
5 21 (30.88%) .NET
5 21 (30.88%) Software Testing
6 19 (27.94%) SDLC
7 18 (26.47%) Selenium
8 17 (25.00%) SQL
9 16 (23.53%) Java
9 16 (23.53%) Degree
10 15 (22.06%) Test Automation
10 15 (22.06%) SQL Server
11 13 (19.12%) ISEB
12 12 (17.65%) JavaScript
12 12 (17.65%) CRM
12 12 (17.65%) Scrum
12 12 (17.65%) Automation Testing
13 11 (16.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 11 (16.18%) Manual Testing
13 11 (16.18%) Windows
13 11 (16.18%) Visual Studio
13 11 (16.18%) Oracle
14 10 (14.71%) ASP.NET
14 10 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
14 10 (14.71%) Retail
14 10 (14.71%) Functional Testing
15 9 (13.24%) Performance Testing
15 9 (13.24%) LoadRunner

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 8 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 6 (8.82%) CMS
3 5 (7.35%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (5.88%) IIS
4 4 (5.88%) Tuxedo
5 3 (4.41%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (4.41%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.47%) Apache
6 1 (1.47%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (7.35%) MS Office
2 1 (1.47%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.47%) MS Project
2 1 (1.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (5.88%) BASE24
2 3 (4.41%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.47%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.47%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.88%) Office 365
1 4 (5.88%) Sage Pay
2 1 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.29%) DNS
1 7 (10.29%) Firewall
1 7 (10.29%) Internet
1 7 (10.29%) TCP/IP
2 4 (5.88%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (22.06%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.82%) Oracle Database
2 6 (8.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (7.35%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (7.35%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (5.88%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.47%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.47%) HBase
5 1 (1.47%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (26.47%) Selenium
2 11 (16.18%) Visual Studio
3 9 (13.24%) LoadRunner
4 7 (10.29%) JMeter
4 7 (10.29%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (8.82%) Gatling
5 6 (8.82%) TestNG
6 4 (5.88%) HP UFT
6 4 (5.88%) Jenkins
7 3 (4.41%) Cucumber
7 3 (4.41%) SoapUI
8 2 (2.94%) Selenium IDE
8 2 (2.94%) SpecFlow
8 2 (2.94%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.47%) FitNesse
9 1 (1.47%) Hudson
9 1 (1.47%) Moq
9 1 (1.47%) NUnit
9 1 (1.47%) TeamCity
General
1 26 (38.24%) Finance
2 10 (14.71%) Retail
3 5 (7.35%) Banking
3 5 (7.35%) Manufacturing
4 4 (5.88%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.94%) Marketing
6 1 (1.47%) Local Government
6 1 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 24 (35.29%) Analyst
2 20 (29.41%) Tester
3 9 (13.24%) Automation Tester
3 9 (13.24%) QA Tester
4 8 (11.76%) Support Analyst
5 7 (10.29%) Developer
5 7 (10.29%) Test Analyst
6 6 (8.82%) Applications Support
6 6 (8.82%) Java Automation Tester
6 6 (8.82%) Selenium Automation Tester
6 6 (8.82%) Selenium Tester
6 6 (8.82%) Senior Automation Tester
6 6 (8.82%) Senior Tester
7 5 (7.35%) Applications Support Analyst
7 5 (7.35%) Financial Analyst
7 5 (7.35%) Process Analyst
7 5 (7.35%) Senior Developer
7 5 (7.35%) Test Engineer
8 4 (5.88%) Support Specialist
8 4 (5.88%) UAT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (30.88%) .NET
2 10 (14.71%) ASP.NET
3 7 (10.29%) Ajax
3 7 (10.29%) HTML
4 5 (7.35%) jQuery
5 4 (5.88%) SOAP
6 3 (4.41%) .NET Framework
7 2 (2.94%) XML
8 1 (1.47%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.29%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (5.88%) Contactless
3 4 (5.88%) Driving Licence
3 4 (5.88%) EMV
3 4 (5.88%) Fintech
3 4 (5.88%) Life Science
4 2 (2.94%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.94%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.47%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.47%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.47%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.47%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.18%) Windows
2 7 (10.29%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.41%) Unix
3 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.94%) CentOS
4 2 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (33.82%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (32.35%) Automated Testing
3 21 (30.88%) Software Testing
4 19 (27.94%) SDLC
5 15 (22.06%) Test Automation
6 12 (17.65%) Automation Testing
6 12 (17.65%) CRM
6 12 (17.65%) Scrum
7 11 (16.18%) Manual Testing
8 10 (14.71%) Functional Testing
8 10 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (13.24%) Performance Testing
10 8 (11.76%) Defect Management
10 8 (11.76%) Open Source
10 8 (11.76%) Project Management
10 8 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (10.29%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (10.29%) DevOps
11 7 (10.29%) Non-Functional Testing
11 7 (10.29%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 22 (32.35%) C#
2 17 (25.00%) SQL
3 16 (23.53%) Java
4 12 (17.65%) JavaScript
5 7 (10.29%) Perl
5 7 (10.29%) VB
6 6 (8.82%) VB.NET
6 6 (8.82%) VBScript
7 5 (7.35%) C
8 1 (1.47%) Groovy
8 1 (1.47%) Ruby
8 1 (1.47%) X++
Qualifications
1 16 (23.53%) Degree
2 13 (19.12%) ISEB
3 11 (16.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 8 (11.76%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.94%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.94%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (45.59%) QA
2 1 (1.47%) GAMP
System Software
1 4 (5.88%) Hyper-V
2 3 (4.41%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (10.29%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.47%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 11 (16.18%) Oracle
2 9 (13.24%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.35%) HP
3 5 (7.35%) SAP
4 4 (5.88%) CyberSource
4 4 (5.88%) DataCash
4 4 (5.88%) Elavon
4 4 (5.88%) Ingenico
4 4 (5.88%) Sage
4 4 (5.88%) TSYS
4 4 (5.88%) VeriFone
4 4 (5.88%) VMware
4 4 (5.88%) VocaLink
4 4 (5.88%) WorldPay
5 1 (1.47%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.47%) Laserfiche
5 1 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
Bracknell, Berkshire
HiFX Europe Ltd
Salary: Unspecified + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago