The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank - 70 47
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 0 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell - 0.37% 3.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.42% 3.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Test Scripting
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bracknell region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
369 475 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 77.85% 86.84% 84.06%
Number of salaries quoted 289 315 169
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +46.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Bracknell region.

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Bracknell

Test Scripting
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bracknell region citing Test Scripting also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Test Scripting.

1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium IDE
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Management
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bracknell region citing Test Scripting also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Test Scripting. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium IDE
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Test Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Automation Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Automation Test Lead
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft