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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 87 102 115
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +13
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 33 29 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.82% 1.51% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.26% 1.94% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 32 27 15
Average salary £36,250 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,550 £31,750 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £36,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
1459 1494 1413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 80.65% 77.65% 80.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1115 1160 1257
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 5 March 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 5 March 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 -3 12 £31,500 -10.00% 7
High Wycombe -1 8 £45,000 +46.34% 1
Aylesbury 0 3 £35,000 - 2
Gerrards Cross - 1 £25,000 -
Test Scripting
South East

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 42 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 38 (49.35%) SQL
3 34 (44.16%) SQL Server
4 31 (40.26%) User Acceptance Testing
5 27 (35.06%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (31.17%) Finance
7 21 (27.27%) .NET
8 17 (22.08%) ASP.NET
8 17 (22.08%) Business Analysis
9 16 (20.78%) MS Excel
10 15 (19.48%) CRM
10 15 (19.48%) MS Visio
10 15 (19.48%) MS Project
10 15 (19.48%) MS Office
10 15 (19.48%) SQL Server 2008
11 14 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
11 14 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
11 14 (18.18%) QuickTest Pro
11 14 (18.18%) T-SQL
12 13 (16.88%) Data Migration
12 13 (16.88%) QA
12 13 (16.88%) Migration
12 13 (16.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 12 (15.58%) Oracle Database
13 12 (15.58%) ISEB
13 12 (15.58%) Oracle
13 12 (15.58%) Degree
14 11 (14.29%) System Testing
14 11 (14.29%) Test Management
14 11 (14.29%) ISTQB

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 16 (20.78%) MS Excel
2 15 (19.48%) MS Visio
2 15 (19.48%) MS Project
2 15 (19.48%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (9.09%) Summit
1 7 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.90%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.30%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (44.16%) SQL Server
2 15 (19.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (15.58%) Oracle Database
5 8 (10.39%) QlikView
5 8 (10.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (9.09%) Oracle9i Database
7 3 (3.90%) MS Access
8 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.30%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 14 (18.18%) QuickTest Pro
2 9 (11.69%) JIRA
2 9 (11.69%) Visual Studio
3 6 (7.79%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (6.49%) Rational DOORS
4 5 (6.49%) LoadRunner
5 4 (5.19%) Selenium
6 2 (2.60%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (1.30%) NUnit
7 1 (1.30%) Subversion
7 1 (1.30%) JUnit
7 1 (1.30%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.30%) Grunt
7 1 (1.30%) WatiN
7 1 (1.30%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.30%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.30%) TestNG
General
1 24 (31.17%) Finance
2 7 (9.09%) Billing
3 5 (6.49%) Military
3 5 (6.49%) Legal
4 4 (5.19%) Marketing
5 2 (2.60%) Banking
6 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (53.25%) Analyst
2 24 (31.17%) Test Analyst
3 15 (19.48%) Developer
4 14 (18.18%) SQL Developer
5 10 (12.99%) Test Manager
5 10 (12.99%) Junior
5 10 (12.99%) Junior Developer
6 9 (11.69%) Business Analyst
7 8 (10.39%) Tester
8 7 (9.09%) Agile Business Analyst
8 7 (9.09%) UML Business Analyst
8 7 (9.09%) Graduate Developer
8 7 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
8 7 (9.09%) Graduate
9 5 (6.49%) Automation Engineer
9 5 (6.49%) Software Tester
9 5 (6.49%) Test Engineer
10 4 (5.19%) Software Test Analyst
11 3 (3.90%) UAT Test Manager
11 3 (3.90%) QA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (27.27%) .NET
2 17 (22.08%) ASP.NET
3 13 (16.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 6 (7.79%) .NET Framework
5 3 (3.90%) XML
6 2 (2.60%) HTML
6 2 (2.60%) CSS
7 1 (1.30%) jQuery
7 1 (1.30%) WCF
7 1 (1.30%) LINQ
7 1 (1.30%) JSON
7 1 (1.30%) Backbone.js
7 1 (1.30%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.99%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (9.09%) Data Integration
3 5 (6.49%) Client/Server
4 4 (5.19%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.90%) PACS
6 2 (2.60%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.60%) NHS
7 1 (1.30%) FMCG
7 1 (1.30%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.30%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (40.26%) User Acceptance Testing
2 27 (35.06%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (22.08%) Business Analysis
4 15 (19.48%) CRM
5 14 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
6 13 (16.88%) Data Migration
6 13 (16.88%) Migration
7 11 (14.29%) System Testing
7 11 (14.29%) Test Management
7 11 (14.29%) Change Management
8 10 (12.99%) Test Strategy
9 9 (11.69%) V-Model
10 8 (10.39%) Data Modelling
10 8 (10.39%) UML
10 8 (10.39%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (10.39%) Programme Management
10 8 (10.39%) Waterfall
11 7 (9.09%) Test Automation
11 7 (9.09%) Test Planning
11 7 (9.09%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 38 (49.35%) SQL
2 14 (18.18%) T-SQL
3 9 (11.69%) C#
4 8 (10.39%) PL/SQL
5 3 (3.90%) Java
5 3 (3.90%) VBScript
6 2 (2.60%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.30%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (15.58%) ISEB
1 12 (15.58%) Degree
2 11 (14.29%) ISTQB
3 6 (7.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (3.90%) VCP4
5 1 (1.30%) CCA
5 1 (1.30%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (16.88%) QA
2 4 (5.19%) HL7
3 3 (3.90%) DICOM
System Software
1 4 (5.19%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (6.49%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 42 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 12 (15.58%) Oracle
3 7 (9.09%) Laserfiche
4 5 (6.49%) HP
4 5 (6.49%) IBM
5 4 (5.19%) VMware
6 1 (1.30%) Telerik
Buckinghamshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits 15% BONUS, TRAVEL PAID, GYM
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Harris Global
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benifits & Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Sanderson
Salary: £34000.00 - £36500.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum + Bonus and good benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + pension, health care, 25 days hol
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + package
Posted: 6 days ago
Aylesbury
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 per annum + Bemefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits!
Posted: 14 days ago