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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 99 190 163
Rank change year-on-year
+91 -27
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 88 23 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.56% 0.46% 1.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.98% 0.53% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 60 20 48
Median salary £38,750 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.82% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,000 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,750 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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
2949 4354 4715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 85.68% 87.08% 85.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2297 3539 3457
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +55 29 £37,000 -12.94% 1
Newbury +14 11 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Wokingham - 10 £47,500 -
Maidenhead +14 9 £65,000 +30.00% 1
Slough +31 7 £35,750 -30.24%
Bracknell - 7 £42,500 -
Hungerford - 7 £30,000 -
Windsor -3 2 £70,000 +64.70%
Test Scripting
South East

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (55.63%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (41.55%) QA
3 50 (35.21%) SQL
4 49 (34.51%) Java
5 48 (33.80%) Selenium
6 40 (28.17%) Automated Testing
7 37 (26.06%) Test Strategy
8 33 (23.24%) HTML
9 32 (22.54%) HP
9 32 (22.54%) Finance
10 31 (21.83%) JMeter
10 31 (21.83%) Functional Testing
11 27 (19.01%) Scrum
11 27 (19.01%) Microsoft
12 26 (18.31%) C#
12 26 (18.31%) SAP
12 26 (18.31%) Windows
12 26 (18.31%) Regression Testing
13 25 (17.61%) System Testing
14 24 (16.90%) ISTQB
14 24 (16.90%) Oracle
15 22 (15.49%) ERP
15 22 (15.49%) Automation Testing
15 22 (15.49%) Analytical Skills
16 21 (14.79%) Unit Testing
16 21 (14.79%) Team Foundation Server
16 21 (14.79%) User Acceptance Testing
16 21 (14.79%) E-Commerce
17 20 (14.08%) Retail
17 20 (14.08%) WebDriver

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 (5.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (4.23%) IIS
3 1 (0.70%) CMS
Applications
1 12 (8.45%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.52%) MS Office
3 3 (2.11%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (7.75%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (2.11%) SAP CO
2 3 (2.11%) SAP FI
2 3 (2.11%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (2.11%) SAP FSCM
2 3 (2.11%) SAP MM
2 3 (2.11%) SAP PP
2 3 (2.11%) SAP PS
2 3 (2.11%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.70%) OPENHousing
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.52%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.63%) HTTP
2 2 (1.41%) WAN
3 1 (0.70%) DNS
3 1 (0.70%) Firewall
3 1 (0.70%) Internet
3 1 (0.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.34%) Oracle Database
2 8 (5.63%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.52%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.41%) InfluxDB
5 1 (0.70%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.70%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 48 (33.80%) Selenium
2 31 (21.83%) JMeter
3 21 (14.79%) Team Foundation Server
4 20 (14.08%) WebDriver
5 11 (7.75%) Gatling
6 10 (7.04%) SoapUI
6 10 (7.04%) Visual Studio
7 8 (5.63%) Rational Performance Tester
7 8 (5.63%) Selenium IDE
8 7 (4.93%) TestComplete
9 6 (4.23%) JIRA
10 3 (2.11%) JUnit
10 3 (2.11%) LoadRunner
10 3 (2.11%) NUnit
11 2 (1.41%) Ranorex
12 1 (0.70%) HP UFT
12 1 (0.70%) Jenkins
12 1 (0.70%) Maven
12 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 1 (0.70%) TestNG
General
1 32 (22.54%) Finance
2 20 (14.08%) Retail
3 10 (7.04%) Financial Institution
4 9 (6.34%) Telecoms
5 8 (5.63%) Banking
6 3 (2.11%) Automotive
6 3 (2.11%) Legal
6 3 (2.11%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.41%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.70%) German Language
Job Titles
1 49 (34.51%) Analyst
2 31 (21.83%) QA Engineer
2 31 (21.83%) Test Analyst
3 21 (14.79%) Tester
4 18 (12.68%) QA Automation Engineer
5 17 (11.97%) Business Analyst
5 17 (11.97%) Developer
6 16 (11.27%) Test Engineer
6 16 (11.27%) Test Leader
7 13 (9.15%) Automation Tester
7 13 (9.15%) QA Tester
8 12 (8.45%) E-Commerce Analyst
8 12 (8.45%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
9 11 (7.75%) Retail Business Analyst
10 10 (7.04%) Architect
10 10 (7.04%) C# Developer
10 10 (7.04%) Developer in Test
10 10 (7.04%) Junior
10 10 (7.04%) QA Analyst
10 10 (7.04%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (23.24%) HTML
2 18 (12.68%) Ajax
2 18 (12.68%) Web Services
3 17 (11.97%) CSS
4 13 (9.15%) XML
5 9 (6.34%) .NET
5 9 (6.34%) REST
6 8 (5.63%) JMX
6 8 (5.63%) SOAP
7 5 (3.52%) HTML5
7 5 (3.52%) WinForms
8 4 (2.82%) ASP.NET
8 4 (2.82%) CSS3
8 4 (2.82%) jQuery
8 4 (2.82%) XHTML
9 3 (2.11%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (1.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 1 (0.70%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1 (0.70%) Unity (Game Engine)
11 1 (0.70%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 22 (15.49%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.04%) Computer Science
2 10 (7.04%) Mobile App
3 9 (6.34%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.82%) User Experience
5 3 (2.11%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.11%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (1.41%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.41%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.70%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.70%) Clustering
7 1 (0.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.70%) iSeries
7 1 (0.70%) Life Science
7 1 (0.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 26 (18.31%) Windows
2 13 (9.15%) Unix
3 11 (7.75%) Linux
4 2 (1.41%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.70%) Android
5 1 (0.70%) Solaris
5 1 (0.70%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (55.63%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (28.17%) Automated Testing
3 37 (26.06%) Test Strategy
4 31 (21.83%) Functional Testing
5 27 (19.01%) Scrum
6 26 (18.31%) Regression Testing
7 25 (17.61%) System Testing
8 22 (15.49%) Automation Testing
8 22 (15.49%) ERP
9 21 (14.79%) E-Commerce
9 21 (14.79%) Unit Testing
9 21 (14.79%) User Acceptance Testing
10 20 (14.08%) SDLC
11 19 (13.38%) Manual Testing
12 18 (12.68%) Software Engineering
13 16 (11.27%) Performance Testing
13 16 (11.27%) Stakeholder Management
13 16 (11.27%) TDD
14 15 (10.56%) OO
15 14 (9.86%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (35.21%) SQL
2 49 (34.51%) Java
3 26 (18.31%) C#
4 18 (12.68%) JavaScript
5 12 (8.45%) Python
6 10 (7.04%) C++
7 9 (6.34%) Shell Script
8 8 (5.63%) C
9 5 (3.52%) PHP
9 5 (3.52%) VB.NET
10 4 (2.82%) Perl
10 4 (2.82%) VBScript
11 3 (2.11%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.41%) VB
13 1 (0.70%) RPG
Qualifications
1 24 (16.90%) ISTQB
2 17 (11.97%) Degree
2 17 (11.97%) ISEB
3 12 (8.45%) Security Cleared
4 11 (7.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 11 (7.75%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.70%) AAT
5 1 (0.70%) HND
5 1 (0.70%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (41.55%) QA
2 3 (2.11%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.70%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (0.70%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.70%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (10.56%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (5.63%) HP SiteScope
2 8 (5.63%) Perfmon
3 2 (1.41%) Grafana
4 1 (0.70%) Ansible
Vendors
1 32 (22.54%) HP
2 27 (19.01%) Microsoft
3 26 (18.31%) SAP
4 24 (16.90%) Oracle
5 9 (6.34%) Riverbed
6 8 (5.63%) IBM
6 8 (5.63%) SOASTA, Inc
7 5 (3.52%) Ariba
8 1 (0.70%) Avature
8 1 (0.70%) Blue Coat
8 1 (0.70%) Cisco
8 1 (0.70%) Citrix
8 1 (0.70%) Infovista
8 1 (0.70%) Lumesse
8 1 (0.70%) Peoplefluent
8 1 (0.70%) Sage
8 1 (0.70%) VMware
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Training + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + pension, life cover plus others
Posted: 5 days ago
Ascot
Bink
Salary: £25-£30k per year
Posted: 7 days ago