The first table below looks at the demand for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Buckinghamshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 105 111 115
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 36 22 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.59% 1.12% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.05% 1.44% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 31 22 16
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,625
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £25,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1755 1525 1452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 77.38% 77.97% 74.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1336 1359 1230
Average salary £41,250 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.60% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Test Scripting
South East

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Test Scripting
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +15 21 £33,500 -0.74% 3
Aylesbury -7 6 £35,000 +27.27%
High Wycombe - 5 £35,750 -
Marlow - 2 £34,000 -
Test Scripting
South East

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 42 (62.69%) SQL
2 29 (43.28%) Microsoft
3 27 (40.30%) ISEB
4 24 (35.82%) Degree
5 23 (34.33%) QA
6 18 (26.87%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (26.87%) Java
7 17 (25.37%) .NET
8 16 (23.88%) SQL Server
9 15 (22.39%) UNIX
9 15 (22.39%) Software Testing
9 15 (22.39%) Computer Science
10 14 (20.90%) Selenium
11 13 (19.40%) JIRA
11 13 (19.40%) Automated Testing
11 13 (19.40%) Finance
11 13 (19.40%) Visual Studio
12 12 (17.91%) Windows
12 12 (17.91%) BT
12 12 (17.91%) WebDriver
13 11 (16.42%) User Acceptance Testing
14 10 (14.93%) Test Automation
14 10 (14.93%) Regression Testing
14 10 (14.93%) CRM
14 10 (14.93%) C#
15 8 (11.94%) VB
15 8 (11.94%) Project Management
15 8 (11.94%) MS Excel
15 8 (11.94%) Performance Testing
15 8 (11.94%) Dynamics CRM

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (7.46%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (11.94%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.99%) Simulink
2 2 (2.99%) Stateflow
2 2 (2.99%) MS Office
2 2 (2.99%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (11.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.99%) FTP
1 2 (2.99%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (23.88%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.99%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.49%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 14 (20.90%) Selenium
2 13 (19.40%) JIRA
2 13 (19.40%) Visual Studio
3 12 (17.91%) WebDriver
4 7 (10.45%) Visual Studio Team System
4 7 (10.45%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (4.48%) LoadRunner
6 2 (2.99%) WinRunner
6 2 (2.99%) TestDirector
6 2 (2.99%) LabVIEW
6 2 (2.99%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (2.99%) QARun
7 1 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (19.40%) Finance
2 5 (7.46%) Retail
2 5 (7.46%) Financial Institution
3 3 (4.48%) Banking
3 3 (4.48%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.99%) Electronics
4 2 (2.99%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 55 (82.09%) Analyst
2 29 (43.28%) Test Analyst
3 18 (26.87%) QA Analyst
4 15 (22.39%) Software Test Analyst
5 10 (14.93%) Senior Analyst
5 10 (14.93%) Tester
6 7 (10.45%) Software Tester
6 7 (10.45%) Business Analyst
7 6 (8.96%) Senior Test Analyst
8 5 (7.46%) Test Engineer
8 5 (7.46%) Systems Analyst
9 4 (5.97%) Support Analyst
9 4 (5.97%) QA Test Analyst
9 4 (5.97%) Quality Analyst
10 3 (4.48%) Senior Performance Tester
10 3 (4.48%) QA Engineer
10 3 (4.48%) Senior Tester
10 3 (4.48%) Software Test Engineer
10 3 (4.48%) Performance Tester
10 3 (4.48%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (25.37%) .NET
2 5 (7.46%) .NET Framework
3 3 (4.48%) HTML
3 3 (4.48%) ASP.NET
3 3 (4.48%) Web Services
3 3 (4.48%) XML
4 1 (1.49%) Application Packaging
4 1 (1.49%) WinForms
4 1 (1.49%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.39%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.99%) EPoS
2 2 (2.99%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.49%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 15 (22.39%) UNIX
2 12 (17.91%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.87%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (22.39%) Software Testing
3 13 (19.40%) Automated Testing
4 11 (16.42%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (14.93%) Test Automation
5 10 (14.93%) Regression Testing
5 10 (14.93%) CRM
6 8 (11.94%) Project Management
6 8 (11.94%) Performance Testing
6 8 (11.94%) Change Control
7 7 (10.45%) Stress Testing
7 7 (10.45%) Integration Testing
8 6 (8.96%) ITIL
8 6 (8.96%) Workflow
8 6 (8.96%) V-Model
9 5 (7.46%) Test Management
9 5 (7.46%) Manual Testing
9 5 (7.46%) Project Planning
9 5 (7.46%) Penetration Testing
9 5 (7.46%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (62.69%) SQL
2 18 (26.87%) Java
3 10 (14.93%) C#
4 8 (11.94%) VB
5 5 (7.46%) VBScript
6 2 (2.99%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.49%) C
7 1 (1.49%) C++
Qualifications
1 27 (40.30%) ISEB
2 24 (35.82%) Degree
3 4 (5.97%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.99%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (34.33%) QA
2 2 (2.99%) DO-178B
2 2 (2.99%) DO-254
System Software
1 7 (10.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.99%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 29 (43.28%) Microsoft
2 12 (17.91%) BT
3 7 (10.45%) VMware
4 4 (5.97%) Oracle
5 3 (4.48%) HP
6 2 (2.99%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (1.49%) SAP
7 1 (1.49%) Business Objects
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