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

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 158 163 160
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 48 64 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.08% 1.24% 1.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.24% 1.46% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 44 49 55
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 £25,868 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
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
3863 4372 4484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 86.93% 84.61% 80.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3083 3143 3173
Median salary £51,000 £53,500 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.67% +9.18%
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 29 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 29 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 +7 15 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Bracknell - 12 £45,000 - 1
Wokingham -19 8 £42,500 -5.55%
Windsor +18 4 £42,000 -4.00%
Maidenhead +10 4 £50,000 +5.26%
Slough - 4 £42,000 -
Newbury +6 2 £60,000 +14.28%
Test Scripting
South East

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 29 (40.85%) QA
2 27 (38.03%) Finance
3 26 (36.62%) Software Testing
4 23 (32.39%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (32.39%) .NET
5 22 (30.99%) Automated Testing
6 21 (29.58%) C#
6 21 (29.58%) Selenium
6 21 (29.58%) SDLC
7 20 (28.17%) Degree
7 20 (28.17%) SQL Server
8 19 (26.76%) Test Automation
9 18 (25.35%) Java
10 17 (23.94%) JavaScript
10 17 (23.94%) SQL
11 15 (21.13%) CRM
11 15 (21.13%) ISEB
12 14 (19.72%) Microsoft
12 14 (19.72%) Scrum
13 13 (18.31%) Windows
13 13 (18.31%) ASP.NET
13 13 (18.31%) Functional Testing
14 12 (16.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 12 (16.90%) Visual Studio
14 12 (16.90%) Project Management
14 12 (16.90%) JMeter
15 11 (15.49%) Stakeholder Management
15 11 (15.49%) Defect Management
15 11 (15.49%) Windows Server
16 10 (14.08%) Non-Functional 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 (12.68%) CMS
2 8 (11.27%) SharePoint
3 7 (9.86%) IIS
4 5 (7.04%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (4.23%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (4.23%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (2.82%) Tuxedo
7 1 (1.41%) Apache
7 1 (1.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (12.68%) MS Office
2 2 (2.82%) MS Project
3 1 (1.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.82%) BASE24
3 1 (1.41%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.63%) Office 365
2 2 (2.82%) SaaS
2 2 (2.82%) Sage Pay
3 1 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.08%) DNS
1 10 (14.08%) Firewall
1 10 (14.08%) Internet
1 10 (14.08%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.82%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (28.17%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (7.04%) Oracle Database
3 5 (7.04%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (5.63%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.23%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.41%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.41%) HBase
7 1 (1.41%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.41%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 21 (29.58%) Selenium
2 12 (16.90%) JMeter
2 12 (16.90%) Visual Studio
3 10 (14.08%) LoadRunner
4 9 (12.68%) Gatling
4 9 (12.68%) TestNG
5 5 (7.04%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (4.23%) Cucumber
6 3 (4.23%) Selenium IDE
6 3 (4.23%) SoapUI
6 3 (4.23%) WebDriver
7 2 (2.82%) HP UFT
7 2 (2.82%) Jenkins
7 2 (2.82%) SpecFlow
8 1 (1.41%) FitNesse
8 1 (1.41%) Hudson
8 1 (1.41%) Moq
8 1 (1.41%) NUnit
8 1 (1.41%) TeamCity
General
1 27 (38.03%) Finance
2 8 (11.27%) Manufacturing
2 8 (11.27%) Retail
3 3 (4.23%) Banking
3 3 (4.23%) German Language
3 3 (4.23%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.82%) Legal
4 2 (2.82%) Marketing
5 1 (1.41%) Local Government
5 1 (1.41%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 21 (29.58%) Analyst
2 20 (28.17%) Tester
3 12 (16.90%) Automation Tester
4 9 (12.68%) Java Automation Tester
4 9 (12.68%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 9 (12.68%) Selenium Tester
4 9 (12.68%) Senior Automation Tester
4 9 (12.68%) Senior Tester
5 7 (9.86%) Developer
5 7 (9.86%) Implementation Specialist
5 7 (9.86%) Support Specialist
5 7 (9.86%) Test Analyst
5 7 (9.86%) Test Engineer
6 6 (8.45%) Support Analyst
7 5 (7.04%) Financial Analyst
7 5 (7.04%) Process Analyst
7 5 (7.04%) QA Tester
7 5 (7.04%) Senior Developer
8 4 (5.63%) Consultant
8 4 (5.63%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (32.39%) .NET
2 13 (18.31%) ASP.NET
3 10 (14.08%) Ajax
3 10 (14.08%) HTML
4 5 (7.04%) jQuery
5 4 (5.63%) SOAP
6 2 (2.82%) XML
7 1 (1.41%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.41%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.27%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (11.27%) Life Science
2 7 (9.86%) Driving Licence
3 6 (8.45%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (5.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (4.23%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.23%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.82%) Contactless
6 2 (2.82%) EMV
6 2 (2.82%) Fintech
7 1 (1.41%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.41%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.41%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (18.31%) Windows
2 11 (15.49%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.23%) Unix
3 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.82%) CentOS
4 2 (2.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (36.62%) Software Testing
2 23 (32.39%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (30.99%) Automated Testing
4 21 (29.58%) SDLC
5 19 (26.76%) Test Automation
6 15 (21.13%) CRM
7 14 (19.72%) Scrum
8 13 (18.31%) Functional Testing
9 12 (16.90%) Project Management
10 11 (15.49%) Defect Management
10 11 (15.49%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (14.08%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (14.08%) DevOps
11 10 (14.08%) Non-Functional Testing
11 10 (14.08%) Open Source
11 10 (14.08%) Performance Testing
12 9 (12.68%) Agile Testing
12 9 (12.68%) Kanban
12 9 (12.68%) Manual Testing
12 9 (12.68%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (29.58%) C#
2 18 (25.35%) Java
3 17 (23.94%) JavaScript
3 17 (23.94%) SQL
4 10 (14.08%) Perl
4 10 (14.08%) VB
5 9 (12.68%) VBScript
6 6 (8.45%) VB.NET
7 3 (4.23%) C
8 1 (1.41%) Groovy
8 1 (1.41%) Ruby
8 1 (1.41%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.41%) X++
Qualifications
1 20 (28.17%) Degree
2 15 (21.13%) ISEB
3 12 (16.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (8.45%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (2.82%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (40.85%) QA
2 2 (2.82%) GAMP
System Software
1 8 (11.27%) Hyper-V
2 3 (4.23%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (7.04%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.41%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 14 (19.72%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.08%) Oracle
3 8 (11.27%) VMware
4 5 (7.04%) SAP
5 3 (4.23%) HP
6 2 (2.82%) CyberSource
6 2 (2.82%) DataCash
6 2 (2.82%) Elavon
6 2 (2.82%) Ingenico
6 2 (2.82%) Sage
6 2 (2.82%) TSYS
6 2 (2.82%) VeriFone
6 2 (2.82%) VocaLink
6 2 (2.82%) WorldPay
7 1 (1.41%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
Reading
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
HiFX Europe Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago