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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 139 203 137
Rank change year-on-year
+64 -66
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 55 42 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.35% 0.70% 1.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.58% 0.81% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 43 39 52
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,600 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
3488 5209 4919
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 85.87% 86.49% 84.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2598 4236 3311
Median salary £54,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £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 8 December 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 8 December 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 +29 14 £50,000 +5.26%
Maidenhead +7 9 £45,000 +21.62%
Slough +31 6 £37,500 +15.38%
Newbury +19 5 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Hungerford - 4 £32,500 -
Bracknell +17 2 £43,500 -17.14%
Windsor - 1 £47,500 -
Test Scripting
South East

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 76 (66.09%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (48.70%) Selenium
3 43 (37.39%) Scrum
4 42 (36.52%) JMeter
4 42 (36.52%) HTML
5 41 (35.65%) QA
6 40 (34.78%) Java
7 37 (32.17%) ISEB
8 35 (30.43%) Finance
9 34 (29.57%) Performance Testing
10 33 (28.70%) C#
11 30 (26.09%) HP
11 30 (26.09%) Degree
11 30 (26.09%) Test Automation
12 29 (25.22%) Automated Testing
13 28 (24.35%) JavaScript
13 28 (24.35%) SAP
13 28 (24.35%) Functional Testing
14 27 (23.48%) Visual Studio
15 26 (22.61%) Software Testing
16 25 (21.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 25 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
17 24 (20.87%) Analytical Skills
17 24 (20.87%) Ajax
18 23 (20.00%) SQL
18 23 (20.00%) LoadRunner
19 22 (19.13%) ASP.NET
19 22 (19.13%) .NET
19 22 (19.13%) ISTQB
20 20 (17.39%) SDLC

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 13 (11.30%) CMS
2 8 (6.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 7 (6.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.74%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.61%) SAP CO
1 3 (2.61%) SAP FI
1 3 (2.61%) SAP FI/CO
1 3 (2.61%) SAP FSCM
1 3 (2.61%) SAP MM
1 3 (2.61%) SAP PP
1 3 (2.61%) SAP PS
1 3 (2.61%) SAP SD
2 1 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.35%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 15 (13.04%) Internet
2 14 (12.17%) DNS
2 14 (12.17%) Firewall
2 14 (12.17%) TCP/IP
3 8 (6.96%) HTTP
4 5 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.96%) Oracle Database
2 5 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (2.61%) Big Data
4 1 (0.87%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 56 (48.70%) Selenium
2 42 (36.52%) JMeter
3 27 (23.48%) Visual Studio
4 23 (20.00%) LoadRunner
5 17 (14.78%) Team Foundation Server
6 14 (12.17%) Gatling
7 12 (10.43%) TestNG
8 11 (9.57%) SoapUI
9 8 (6.96%) Rational Performance Tester
10 7 (6.09%) NUnit
10 7 (6.09%) TestComplete
11 6 (5.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 6 (5.22%) Jenkins
12 5 (4.35%) Selenium IDE
13 3 (2.61%) JIRA
13 3 (2.61%) Ranorex
13 3 (2.61%) WebDriver
14 2 (1.74%) Cucumber
15 1 (0.87%) HP UFT
15 1 (0.87%) SpecFlow
General
1 35 (30.43%) Finance
2 7 (6.09%) Automotive
3 5 (4.35%) Legal
4 4 (3.48%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.61%) Banking
5 3 (2.61%) Marketing
5 3 (2.61%) Retail
6 1 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 37 (32.17%) Analyst
2 36 (31.30%) Tester
3 32 (27.83%) Test Analyst
4 24 (20.87%) Automation Tester
5 16 (13.91%) Senior Automation Tester
5 16 (13.91%) Senior Tester
6 15 (13.04%) Selenium Automation Tester
6 15 (13.04%) Selenium Tester
7 14 (12.17%) Software Tester
8 12 (10.43%) Java Automation Tester
8 12 (10.43%) Test Leader
9 10 (8.70%) C# Developer
9 10 (8.70%) Developer
9 10 (8.70%) Developer in Test
9 10 (8.70%) QA Engineer
9 10 (8.70%) Test Engineer
10 9 (7.83%) Architect
11 8 (6.96%) Performance Architect
11 8 (6.96%) Software Analyst
11 8 (6.96%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (36.52%) HTML
2 24 (20.87%) Ajax
3 22 (19.13%) .NET
3 22 (19.13%) ASP.NET
4 9 (7.83%) CSS
4 9 (7.83%) HTML5
4 9 (7.83%) SOAP
5 8 (6.96%) JMX
5 8 (6.96%) REST
5 8 (6.96%) Web Services
6 7 (6.09%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (5.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 5 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (4.35%) WCF
8 5 (4.35%) XML
9 2 (1.74%) CSS3
9 2 (1.74%) jQuery
9 2 (1.74%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (20.87%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (13.04%) Mobile App
3 11 (9.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 9 (7.83%) Computer Science
4 9 (7.83%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (4.35%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.74%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.74%) iSeries
6 2 (1.74%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.74%) User Experience
7 1 (0.87%) Clustering
7 1 (0.87%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.87%) Fintech
7 1 (0.87%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.83%) Windows
2 5 (4.35%) Linux
3 4 (3.48%) Unix
4 1 (0.87%) Android
4 1 (0.87%) Solaris
4 1 (0.87%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (66.09%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (37.39%) Scrum
3 34 (29.57%) Performance Testing
4 30 (26.09%) Test Automation
5 29 (25.22%) Automated Testing
6 28 (24.35%) Functional Testing
7 26 (22.61%) Software Testing
8 25 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
9 20 (17.39%) Open Source
9 20 (17.39%) SDLC
9 20 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
10 19 (16.52%) Non-Functional Testing
10 19 (16.52%) Test Strategy
11 17 (14.78%) Kanban
11 17 (14.78%) Manual Testing
12 16 (13.91%) Defect Management
12 16 (13.91%) Workflow
13 15 (13.04%) Agile Testing
13 15 (13.04%) Workflow Management
14 14 (12.17%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 40 (34.78%) Java
2 33 (28.70%) C#
3 28 (24.35%) JavaScript
4 23 (20.00%) SQL
5 15 (13.04%) Perl
5 15 (13.04%) VB
6 14 (12.17%) VBScript
7 12 (10.43%) Python
8 9 (7.83%) C++
9 8 (6.96%) C
10 3 (2.61%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.74%) RPG
Qualifications
1 37 (32.17%) ISEB
2 30 (26.09%) Degree
3 25 (21.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 22 (19.13%) ISTQB
5 18 (15.65%) Security Cleared
6 17 (14.78%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.74%) AAT
7 2 (1.74%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.74%) HND
7 2 (1.74%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (35.65%) QA
2 1 (0.87%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (0.87%) GAMP
Systems Management
1 13 (11.30%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (6.96%) HP SiteScope
2 8 (6.96%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 30 (26.09%) HP
2 28 (24.35%) SAP
3 16 (13.91%) Microsoft
4 9 (7.83%) Oracle
4 9 (7.83%) Riverbed
5 8 (6.96%) IBM
5 8 (6.96%) SOASTA, Inc
6 7 (6.09%) Citrix
7 5 (4.35%) Ariba
8 2 (1.74%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.87%) Blue Coat
9 1 (0.87%) Cisco
9 1 (0.87%) Infovista
Wokingham, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + pension, life cover plus others
Posted: 6 days ago