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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 143 185 144
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -41
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 57 45 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.34% 0.85% 1.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.53% 1.00% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 50 41 61
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £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
3729 4483 4818
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 87.82% 85.05% 82.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2878 3484 3208
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £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 28 September 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 28 September 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
Bracknell +15 18 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Reading +13 17 £46,250 +15.62%
Newbury - 8 £30,000 - 1
Maidenhead -6 1 £75,000 +30.43% 2
Wokingham - 1 £26,000 -
Hungerford - 1 £47,500 - 1
Test Scripting
South East

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 65 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (56.73%) Selenium
3 50 (48.08%) Scrum
4 47 (45.19%) JMeter
4 47 (45.19%) Test Automation
5 46 (44.23%) Finance
6 45 (43.27%) QA
7 43 (41.35%) ISEB
8 42 (40.38%) Java
8 42 (40.38%) Software Testing
9 40 (38.46%) Performance Testing
9 40 (38.46%) HTML
9 40 (38.46%) .NET
10 38 (36.54%) Degree
11 37 (35.58%) JavaScript
12 36 (34.62%) Visual Studio
12 36 (34.62%) LoadRunner
12 36 (34.62%) Automated Testing
13 35 (33.65%) ASP.NET
14 33 (31.73%) Functional Testing
14 33 (31.73%) Open Source
15 32 (30.77%) SDLC
16 30 (28.85%) Non-Functional Testing
17 29 (27.88%) Defect Management
17 29 (27.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 29 (27.88%) Continuous Integration
18 28 (26.92%) Workflow
18 28 (26.92%) Perl
18 28 (26.92%) Internet
18 28 (26.92%) Ajax

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 24 (23.08%) CMS
2 6 (5.77%) IIS
3 1 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (7.69%) MS Office
2 4 (3.85%) MS Project
3 2 (1.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (26.92%) Internet
2 27 (25.96%) DNS
2 27 (25.96%) Firewall
2 27 (25.96%) TCP/IP
3 4 (3.85%) WAN
4 1 (0.96%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.81%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (2.88%) Big Data
3 3 (2.88%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.92%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (1.92%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 59 (56.73%) Selenium
2 47 (45.19%) JMeter
3 36 (34.62%) LoadRunner
3 36 (34.62%) Visual Studio
4 26 (25.00%) Gatling
5 24 (23.08%) TestNG
6 8 (7.69%) NUnit
7 7 (6.73%) Selenium IDE
8 6 (5.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (5.77%) Jenkins
9 4 (3.85%) SoapUI
10 3 (2.88%) Ranorex
11 2 (1.92%) Cucumber
11 2 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (1.92%) TestComplete
11 2 (1.92%) WebDriver
12 1 (0.96%) HP UFT
12 1 (0.96%) JIRA
12 1 (0.96%) Moq
12 1 (0.96%) Rational Performance Tester
General
1 46 (44.23%) Finance
2 7 (6.73%) Automotive
2 7 (6.73%) Legal
3 6 (5.77%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.85%) Retail
5 3 (2.88%) German Language
5 3 (2.88%) Marketing
6 1 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (43.27%) Tester
2 37 (35.58%) Automation Tester
3 29 (27.88%) Analyst
3 29 (27.88%) Senior Automation Tester
3 29 (27.88%) Senior Tester
4 26 (25.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 26 (25.00%) Selenium Tester
5 22 (21.15%) Java Automation Tester
5 22 (21.15%) Test Analyst
6 12 (11.54%) Software Tester
7 9 (8.65%) Test Engineer
8 7 (6.73%) Implementation Specialist
8 7 (6.73%) Software Analyst
8 7 (6.73%) Software Test Analyst
8 7 (6.73%) Support Specialist
9 6 (5.77%) Consultant
10 5 (4.81%) Automation Test Analyst
10 5 (4.81%) Manual Tester
11 4 (3.85%) QA Engineer
11 4 (3.85%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (38.46%) .NET
1 40 (38.46%) HTML
2 35 (33.65%) ASP.NET
3 28 (26.92%) Ajax
4 7 (6.73%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (6.73%) HTML5
5 6 (5.77%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 5 (4.81%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (4.81%) WCF
7 4 (3.85%) XML
8 3 (2.88%) SOAP
9 2 (1.92%) CSS
10 1 (0.96%) JMX
10 1 (0.96%) jQuery
10 1 (0.96%) REST
10 1 (0.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (16.35%) Analytical Skills
1 17 (16.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 10 (9.62%) Mobile App
3 8 (7.69%) Driving Licence
3 8 (7.69%) Life Science
4 6 (5.77%) Data Centre
5 4 (3.85%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.88%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.92%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.92%) iSeries
7 2 (1.92%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.96%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.54%) Windows
2 8 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.92%) Linux
3 2 (1.92%) Unix
4 1 (0.96%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (48.08%) Scrum
3 47 (45.19%) Test Automation
4 42 (40.38%) Software Testing
5 40 (38.46%) Performance Testing
6 36 (34.62%) Automated Testing
7 33 (31.73%) Functional Testing
7 33 (31.73%) Open Source
8 32 (30.77%) SDLC
9 30 (28.85%) Non-Functional Testing
10 29 (27.88%) Continuous Integration
10 29 (27.88%) Defect Management
11 28 (26.92%) Workflow
12 27 (25.96%) Workflow Management
13 26 (25.00%) Agile Testing
13 26 (25.00%) Kanban
14 25 (24.04%) CRM
14 25 (24.04%) DevOps
15 16 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
16 13 (12.50%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (40.38%) Java
2 37 (35.58%) JavaScript
3 28 (26.92%) Perl
4 27 (25.96%) VB
5 23 (22.12%) C#
5 23 (22.12%) VBScript
6 13 (12.50%) SQL
7 5 (4.81%) Python
8 3 (2.88%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.92%) C++
9 2 (1.92%) RPG
10 1 (0.96%) C
10 1 (0.96%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.96%) X++
Qualifications
1 43 (41.35%) ISEB
2 38 (36.54%) Degree
3 29 (27.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 11 (10.58%) SC Cleared
4 11 (10.58%) Security Cleared
5 8 (7.69%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.92%) AAT
6 2 (1.92%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.92%) HND
6 2 (1.92%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (43.27%) QA
2 3 (2.88%) GAMP
3 1 (0.96%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 8 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.92%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (6.73%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.96%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (0.96%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 20 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.58%) HP
3 10 (9.62%) SAP
4 8 (7.69%) VMware
5 7 (6.73%) Citrix
6 5 (4.81%) Oracle
7 2 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.96%) IBM
8 1 (0.96%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.96%) Riverbed
8 1 (0.96%) SOASTA, Inc
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