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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 110 202 135
Rank change year-on-year
+92 -67
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 74 27 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.01% 0.51% 1.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.35% 0.59% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 50 21 56
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £40,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -

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
3155 4542 4548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 85.57% 86.09% 84.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2366 3698 3204
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017. 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 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 +49 25 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Maidenhead +14 12 £45,000 +25.00%
Newbury +12 7 £35,000 -12.50%
Hungerford - 6 £31,250 - 1
Slough - 6 £37,500 -
Wokingham - 5 £47,500 - 1
Bracknell +20 3 £42,500 -29.16% 1
Windsor - 2 £47,500 - 1
Test Scripting
South East

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 79 (62.20%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (40.94%) Selenium
3 47 (37.01%) Java
4 44 (34.65%) QA
5 42 (33.07%) HTML
6 40 (31.50%) Finance
7 38 (29.92%) JMeter
8 37 (29.13%) SQL
9 35 (27.56%) HP
9 35 (27.56%) Scrum
10 34 (26.77%) C#
11 32 (25.20%) Automated Testing
12 31 (24.41%) Test Strategy
12 31 (24.41%) SAP
13 29 (22.83%) Performance Testing
14 28 (22.05%) Functional Testing
15 26 (20.47%) Analytical Skills
16 25 (19.69%) JavaScript
16 25 (19.69%) ISEB
16 25 (19.69%) Degree
17 23 (18.11%) Visual Studio
18 22 (17.32%) ISTQB
19 21 (16.54%) Ajax
19 21 (16.54%) Team Foundation Server
19 21 (16.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
20 20 (15.75%) Test Automation
20 20 (15.75%) Software Testing
20 20 (15.75%) Microsoft
21 19 (14.96%) .NET
21 19 (14.96%) Regression Testing

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 9 (7.09%) CMS
2 8 (6.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.79%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (7.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.57%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.57%) MS Project
3 1 (0.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.94%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (2.36%) SAP CO
2 3 (2.36%) SAP FI
2 3 (2.36%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (2.36%) SAP FSCM
2 3 (2.36%) SAP MM
2 3 (2.36%) SAP PP
2 3 (2.36%) SAP PS
2 3 (2.36%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.94%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.66%) Internet
2 10 (7.87%) DNS
2 10 (7.87%) Firewall
2 10 (7.87%) TCP/IP
3 8 (6.30%) HTTP
4 5 (3.94%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.09%) Oracle Database
2 5 (3.94%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (3.94%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.57%) InfluxDB
4 1 (0.79%) Big Data
4 1 (0.79%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (0.79%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 52 (40.94%) Selenium
2 38 (29.92%) JMeter
3 23 (18.11%) Visual Studio
4 21 (16.54%) Team Foundation Server
5 18 (14.17%) LoadRunner
6 16 (12.60%) Gatling
7 10 (7.87%) SoapUI
8 9 (7.09%) WebDriver
9 8 (6.30%) Rational Performance Tester
9 8 (6.30%) TestNG
10 7 (5.51%) NUnit
10 7 (5.51%) TestComplete
11 6 (4.72%) JIRA
12 4 (3.15%) Ranorex
12 4 (3.15%) Selenium IDE
13 3 (2.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 3 (2.36%) Jenkins
14 2 (1.57%) Cucumber
14 2 (1.57%) HP UFT
15 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 40 (31.50%) Finance
2 8 (6.30%) Retail
3 7 (5.51%) Automotive
4 6 (4.72%) Financial Institution
4 6 (4.72%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.15%) Banking
5 4 (3.15%) Legal
6 3 (2.36%) Marketing
7 1 (0.79%) German Language
7 1 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 42 (33.07%) Analyst
2 32 (25.20%) Test Analyst
3 26 (20.47%) Tester
4 22 (17.32%) QA Engineer
5 18 (14.17%) Automation Tester
6 16 (12.60%) Test Leader
7 12 (9.45%) Developer
8 11 (8.66%) Senior Automation Tester
8 11 (8.66%) Senior Tester
8 11 (8.66%) Test Engineer
9 10 (7.87%) Architect
9 10 (7.87%) C# Developer
9 10 (7.87%) Developer in Test
9 10 (7.87%) QA Automation Engineer
9 10 (7.87%) Selenium Automation Tester
9 10 (7.87%) Selenium Tester
10 8 (6.30%) Business Analyst
10 8 (6.30%) Java Automation Tester
10 8 (6.30%) Performance Architect
10 8 (6.30%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (33.07%) HTML
2 21 (16.54%) Ajax
3 19 (14.96%) .NET
4 18 (14.17%) ASP.NET
5 10 (7.87%) CSS
6 9 (7.09%) HTML5
6 9 (7.09%) Web Services
6 9 (7.09%) XML
7 8 (6.30%) JMX
7 8 (6.30%) REST
7 8 (6.30%) SOAP
8 7 (5.51%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (4.72%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 5 (3.94%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (3.94%) WCF
11 2 (1.57%) CSS3
11 2 (1.57%) jQuery
11 2 (1.57%) XHTML
12 1 (0.79%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 26 (20.47%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (10.24%) Mobile App
3 9 (7.09%) Computer Science
3 9 (7.09%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (5.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (3.15%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.36%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.57%) iSeries
7 2 (1.57%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.57%) User Experience
8 1 (0.79%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.79%) Clustering
8 1 (0.79%) Fintech
8 1 (0.79%) Life Science
8 1 (0.79%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (13.39%) Windows
2 9 (7.09%) Linux
3 7 (5.51%) Unix
4 2 (1.57%) Android
4 2 (1.57%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.79%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (62.20%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (27.56%) Scrum
3 32 (25.20%) Automated Testing
4 31 (24.41%) Test Strategy
5 29 (22.83%) Performance Testing
6 28 (22.05%) Functional Testing
7 20 (15.75%) Software Testing
7 20 (15.75%) Test Automation
8 19 (14.96%) Regression Testing
9 18 (14.17%) Automation Testing
9 18 (14.17%) Continuous Integration
9 18 (14.17%) SDLC
10 17 (13.39%) Manual Testing
10 17 (13.39%) Non-Functional Testing
11 16 (12.60%) System Testing
12 15 (11.81%) Kanban
12 15 (11.81%) Test Management
13 14 (11.02%) Open Source
13 14 (11.02%) Unit Testing
13 14 (11.02%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (37.01%) Java
2 37 (29.13%) SQL
3 34 (26.77%) C#
4 25 (19.69%) JavaScript
5 12 (9.45%) Python
6 11 (8.66%) Perl
6 11 (8.66%) VB
7 10 (7.87%) C++
7 10 (7.87%) VBScript
8 8 (6.30%) C
9 5 (3.94%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.57%) RPG
11 1 (0.79%) PHP
11 1 (0.79%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 25 (19.69%) Degree
1 25 (19.69%) ISEB
2 22 (17.32%) ISTQB
3 21 (16.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 15 (11.81%) Security Cleared
5 14 (11.02%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.57%) AAT
6 2 (1.57%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.57%) HND
6 2 (1.57%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (34.65%) QA
2 1 (0.79%) GAMP
System Software
1 1 (0.79%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.79%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (11.02%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (6.30%) HP SiteScope
2 8 (6.30%) Perfmon
3 2 (1.57%) Grafana
Vendors
1 35 (27.56%) HP
2 31 (24.41%) SAP
3 20 (15.75%) Microsoft
4 16 (12.60%) Oracle
5 9 (7.09%) Riverbed
6 8 (6.30%) IBM
6 8 (6.30%) SOASTA, Inc
7 7 (5.51%) Citrix
8 5 (3.94%) Ariba
9 2 (1.57%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.79%) Blue Coat
10 1 (0.79%) Cisco
10 1 (0.79%) Infovista
10 1 (0.79%) VMware
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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