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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 174 148 148
Rank change year-on-year
-26 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 43 87 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.83% 1.46% 1.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.03% 1.87% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 39 63 63
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £29,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
4190 4655 4234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 81.19% 78.22% 77.07%
Number of salaries quoted 3201 3129 3208
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £75,600
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 September 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 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
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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
Reading -27 20 £39,250 +1.29% 2
Maidenhead +14 7 £55,000 +42.85%
Slough -20 4 £30,000 -25.00%
Test Scripting
South East

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 52 (50.98%) QA
2 43 (42.16%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 33 (32.35%) Selenium
5 30 (29.41%) SQL
6 26 (25.49%) ISEB
6 26 (25.49%) Finance
6 26 (25.49%) ISTQB
7 24 (23.53%) Windows
8 21 (20.59%) Scrum
9 20 (19.61%) Telecoms
9 20 (19.61%) Microsoft
10 19 (18.63%) Test Automation
11 18 (17.65%) Test Management
11 18 (17.65%) JIRA
11 18 (17.65%) HP
12 17 (16.67%) SQL Server
12 17 (16.67%) C#
13 16 (15.69%) .NET
13 16 (15.69%) WebDriver
13 16 (15.69%) Automation Testing
14 15 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
14 15 (14.71%) SDLC
15 14 (13.73%) HP Quality Center
16 13 (12.75%) SoapUI
16 13 (12.75%) REST
16 13 (12.75%) User Acceptance Testing
16 13 (12.75%) HP UFT
16 13 (12.75%) Java
17 12 (11.76%) JavaScript

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 3 (2.94%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.96%) CMS
3 1 (0.98%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.98%) IIS
3 1 (0.98%) Apache
3 1 (0.98%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (9.80%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.94%) MS Office
3 2 (1.96%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.96%) SAP HR
1 2 (1.96%) SAP SD
1 2 (1.96%) SAP FI
1 2 (1.96%) SAP MM
1 2 (1.96%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (1.96%) SAP CO
1 2 (1.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (1.96%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.98%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.98%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.98%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.98%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.98%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 1 (0.98%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.98%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.98%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.98%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.98%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.84%) TCP/IP
2 5 (4.90%) Internet
3 2 (1.96%) DNS
3 2 (1.96%) LAN
3 2 (1.96%) Firewall
3 2 (1.96%) WAN
4 1 (0.98%) Wireless
4 1 (0.98%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.98%) LTE
4 1 (0.98%) VoLTE
4 1 (0.98%) UMTS
4 1 (0.98%) VoIP
4 1 (0.98%) CDMA
4 1 (0.98%) GPRS
4 1 (0.98%) GSM
4 1 (0.98%) RTCP
4 1 (0.98%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.96%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.96%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.98%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.98%) SQLPlus
5 1 (0.98%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 33 (32.35%) Selenium
2 18 (17.65%) JIRA
3 16 (15.69%) WebDriver
4 13 (12.75%) SoapUI
4 13 (12.75%) HP UFT
5 10 (9.80%) LoadRunner
5 10 (9.80%) SpecFlow
6 6 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (2.94%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.96%) JUnit
8 2 (1.96%) JMeter
8 2 (1.96%) NUnit
8 2 (1.96%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.96%) Moq
8 2 (1.96%) TestNG
8 2 (1.96%) Selenium IDE
8 2 (1.96%) TestLink
9 1 (0.98%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.98%) Ranorex
9 1 (0.98%) TestPartner
General
1 26 (25.49%) Finance
2 20 (19.61%) Telecoms
3 12 (11.76%) Retail
4 11 (10.78%) Banking
5 3 (2.94%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.96%) Games
6 2 (1.96%) Electronics
6 2 (1.96%) Marketing
7 1 (0.98%) Billing
Job Titles
1 38 (37.25%) Analyst
2 21 (20.59%) Test Analyst
2 21 (20.59%) QA Engineer
3 16 (15.69%) Business Analyst
4 14 (13.73%) Test Leader
5 12 (11.76%) Senior QA Engineer
5 12 (11.76%) Test Engineer
6 9 (8.82%) Tester
7 8 (7.84%) Consultant
8 7 (6.86%) Senior Analyst
9 6 (5.88%) Business Consultant
9 6 (5.88%) Test Manager
9 6 (5.88%) Project Manager
10 5 (4.90%) 1st Line Support
10 5 (4.90%) Support Engineer
10 5 (4.90%) Support Specialist
10 5 (4.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (4.90%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 5 (4.90%) Infrastructure Specialist
10 5 (4.90%) 1st Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (15.69%) .NET
2 13 (12.75%) REST
3 12 (11.76%) Web Services
4 9 (8.82%) XML
4 9 (8.82%) HTML
5 5 (4.90%) Ajax
5 5 (4.90%) .NET Framework
5 5 (4.90%) Application Packaging
6 3 (2.94%) XSL
6 3 (2.94%) CSS
6 3 (2.94%) SOAP
7 2 (1.96%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.98%) XML Messaging
8 1 (0.98%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.84%) User Experience
3 6 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.94%) iSeries
5 2 (1.96%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.96%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.96%) Xbox
5 2 (1.96%) DTV
5 2 (1.96%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.96%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.98%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.98%) Handset
6 1 (0.98%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 24 (23.53%) Windows
2 7 (6.86%) Windows 2000
2 7 (6.86%) UNIX
2 7 (6.86%) Windows 7
3 6 (5.88%) Windows XP
4 2 (1.96%) Windows Vista
5 1 (0.98%) Android
5 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.98%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (42.16%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 21 (20.59%) Scrum
4 19 (18.63%) Test Automation
5 18 (17.65%) Test Management
6 16 (15.69%) Automation Testing
7 15 (14.71%) SDLC
8 13 (12.75%) User Acceptance Testing
9 12 (11.76%) ITIL
9 12 (11.76%) Project Management
10 11 (10.78%) Performance Testing
10 11 (10.78%) Test Strategy
10 11 (10.78%) Waterfall
11 10 (9.80%) BDD
11 10 (9.80%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (9.80%) E-Commerce
11 10 (9.80%) SOA
11 10 (9.80%) Migration
12 9 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (8.82%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 30 (29.41%) SQL
2 17 (16.67%) C#
3 13 (12.75%) Java
4 12 (11.76%) JavaScript
5 11 (10.78%) VB
6 5 (4.90%) Python
7 4 (3.92%) Perl
8 3 (2.94%) VBScript
9 2 (1.96%) Ruby
9 2 (1.96%) RPG
10 1 (0.98%) C
10 1 (0.98%) C++
10 1 (0.98%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.98%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.98%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (25.49%) ISEB
1 26 (25.49%) ISTQB
2 12 (11.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 11 (10.78%) Degree
4 8 (7.84%) Security Cleared
5 5 (4.90%) DV Cleared
6 4 (3.92%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.96%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.98%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (50.98%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.90%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.98%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (13.73%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.98%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 20 (19.61%) Microsoft
2 18 (17.65%) HP
3 7 (6.86%) SAP
4 5 (4.90%) VMware
4 5 (4.90%) Oracle
5 3 (2.94%) Capita
5 3 (2.94%) Citrix
6 2 (1.96%) Cognos
6 2 (1.96%) Cisco
6 2 (1.96%) IBM
7 1 (0.98%) Kofax
7 1 (0.98%) FatWire
7 1 (0.98%) hybris
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £50,000 to £65,000 + bens
Posted: 14 days ago
Reading
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago