The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 92 87 91
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 42 36 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.89% 1.77% 1.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.36% 2.23% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 41 33 29
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1782 1611 1406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 79.98% 79.20% 77.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1441 1202 1181
Average salary £44,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -18 19 £32,750 +9.16% 5
High Wycombe +4 14 £53,500 +38.96%
Aylesbury - 8 £32,500 -
Test Scripting
South East

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 32 (41.56%) Finance
2 30 (38.96%) User Acceptance Testing
2 30 (38.96%) SDLC
3 25 (32.47%) Test Management
4 23 (29.87%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 22 (28.57%) Test Strategy
6 21 (27.27%) QA
7 18 (23.38%) SQL
7 18 (23.38%) Selenium
7 18 (23.38%) JIRA
8 17 (22.08%) Project Management
9 16 (20.78%) ISEB
10 14 (18.18%) HP UFT
11 13 (16.88%) System Testing
11 13 (16.88%) V-Model
11 13 (16.88%) Analytical Skills
12 12 (15.58%) Degree
12 12 (15.58%) Data Modelling
13 11 (14.29%) Software Testing
13 11 (14.29%) Programme Management
14 10 (12.99%) UML
14 10 (12.99%) SQL Server
14 10 (12.99%) Performance Testing
15 9 (11.69%) Data Migration
15 9 (11.69%) Waterfall
15 9 (11.69%) System Integration Testing
15 9 (11.69%) Migration
15 9 (11.69%) Regression Testing
16 8 (10.39%) Validation

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 1 (1.30%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.30%) SAS
1 1 (1.30%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 8 (10.39%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.60%) MS Project
3 1 (1.30%) MS Office
3 1 (1.30%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (7.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.60%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.30%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.30%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.19%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.99%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.90%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.60%) Big Data
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 18 (23.38%) JIRA
1 18 (23.38%) Selenium
2 14 (18.18%) HP UFT
3 6 (7.79%) Visual Studio
4 5 (6.49%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (3.90%) JMeter
5 3 (3.90%) Bugzilla
6 2 (2.60%) LoadRunner
6 2 (2.60%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.30%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.30%) NUnit
7 1 (1.30%) Subversion
General
1 32 (41.56%) Finance
2 5 (6.49%) Automotive
2 5 (6.49%) Banking
3 4 (5.19%) Retail
4 2 (2.60%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.30%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 40 (51.95%) Analyst
2 21 (27.27%) Test Analyst
3 16 (20.78%) Test Manager
4 13 (16.88%) Business Analyst
5 8 (10.39%) Business Process Analyst
5 8 (10.39%) Process Analyst
5 8 (10.39%) QA Analyst
6 7 (9.09%) Tester
7 6 (7.79%) Software Tester
8 5 (6.49%) Automation Tester
8 5 (6.49%) Selenium Tester
8 5 (6.49%) Test Engineer
9 4 (5.19%) Technical Analyst
9 4 (5.19%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (5.19%) Technical Support Analyst
9 4 (5.19%) Insurance Business Analyst
9 4 (5.19%) QA Test Analyst
9 4 (5.19%) Administrator
9 4 (5.19%) Support Analyst
9 4 (5.19%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.90%) HTML
1 3 (3.90%) .NET
1 3 (3.90%) Web Services
1 3 (3.90%) XML
2 2 (2.60%) LAMP
2 2 (2.60%) XML Messaging
2 2 (2.60%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.30%) Symfony
3 1 (1.30%) Laravel
3 1 (1.30%) Middleware
3 1 (1.30%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.88%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.49%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.19%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.60%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (2.60%) Data Integration
4 2 (2.60%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.30%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.30%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.90%) UNIX
1 3 (3.90%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.60%) Windows
3 1 (1.30%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (38.96%) User Acceptance Testing
1 30 (38.96%) SDLC
2 25 (32.47%) Test Management
3 23 (29.87%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (28.57%) Test Strategy
5 17 (22.08%) Project Management
6 13 (16.88%) System Testing
6 13 (16.88%) V-Model
7 12 (15.58%) Data Modelling
8 11 (14.29%) Programme Management
8 11 (14.29%) Software Testing
9 10 (12.99%) UML
9 10 (12.99%) Performance Testing
10 9 (11.69%) Data Migration
10 9 (11.69%) Waterfall
10 9 (11.69%) Regression Testing
10 9 (11.69%) Migration
10 9 (11.69%) System Integration Testing
11 8 (10.39%) Validation
11 8 (10.39%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (23.38%) SQL
2 7 (9.09%) C#
3 5 (6.49%) Java
3 5 (6.49%) JavaScript
3 5 (6.49%) PHP
4 4 (5.19%) F#
4 4 (5.19%) C++
5 1 (1.30%) Perl
5 1 (1.30%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (20.78%) ISEB
2 12 (15.58%) Degree
3 7 (9.09%) ISTQB
4 6 (7.79%) Security Cleared
5 5 (6.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (5.19%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.30%) CCA
7 1 (1.30%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (27.27%) QA
2 1 (1.30%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 4 (5.19%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (3.90%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.39%) HP
3 5 (6.49%) Oracle
4 4 (5.19%) Progress
5 3 (3.90%) Symbian
5 3 (3.90%) BEA
5 3 (3.90%) Atlassian
6 2 (2.60%) SAP
7 1 (1.30%) IBM
7 1 (1.30%) BMC
7 1 (1.30%) Remedy
7 1 (1.30%) Laserfiche
7 1 (1.30%) Zend
7 1 (1.30%) Citrix
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Millingham Consulting
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 35-40k
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, South East, United Kingdom
White Clarke Group
Salary: £25-£37,815 depending on experience
Posted: 26 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000 per annum + Depending on experience
Posted: 26 days ago