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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 91 106 106
Rank change year-on-year
+15 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 24 36 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.51% 1.59% 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.76% 1.92% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 23 33 23
Median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £38,700 £45,000 £41,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.36% +4.28%
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
1365 1876 1837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 85.96% 82.72% 83.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1090 1416 1404
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Buckinghamshire 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 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 27 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
Milton Keynes +22 17 £35,000 -1.40% 4
Aylesbury -8 3 £35,000 -6.66% 1
High Wycombe +3 1 £30,000 -25.00%
Newport Pagnell - 1 £37,500 -
Test Scripting
South East

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 17 (42.50%) Software Testing
2 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (32.50%) SQL
4 11 (27.50%) Validation
4 11 (27.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (25.00%) SAS
5 10 (25.00%) Data Quality
6 9 (22.50%) Functional Testing
6 9 (22.50%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (22.50%) Finance
7 8 (20.00%) Regression Testing
7 8 (20.00%) Manual Testing
7 8 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
7 8 (20.00%) ISTQB
7 8 (20.00%) QA
7 8 (20.00%) Test Strategy
8 7 (17.50%) Selenium
8 7 (17.50%) JavaScript
9 6 (15.00%) PL/SQL
9 6 (15.00%) T-SQL
9 6 (15.00%) Java
9 6 (15.00%) E-Commerce
9 6 (15.00%) Migration
9 6 (15.00%) HP Quality Center
9 6 (15.00%) Hadoop
9 6 (15.00%) Integration Testing
9 6 (15.00%) Test Management
9 6 (15.00%) Base SAS
9 6 (15.00%) Data Analysis
9 6 (15.00%) Automated Testing

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 10 (25.00%) SAS
2 3 (7.50%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) SAP CO
1 1 (2.50%) SAP FI
1 1 (2.50%) SAP FI/CO
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) VoIP
2 1 (2.50%) 3G
2 1 (2.50%) 4G
2 1 (2.50%) GPRS
2 1 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.00%) Base SAS
1 6 (15.00%) Hadoop
2 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (7.50%) Electronic Patient Records
5 2 (5.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (17.50%) Selenium
2 3 (7.50%) Cucumber
2 3 (7.50%) Jenkins
2 3 (7.50%) NeoLoad
2 3 (7.50%) WebDriver
3 2 (5.00%) Gerrit
3 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.00%) HP UFT
3 2 (5.00%) JIRA
3 2 (5.00%) JMeter
3 2 (5.00%) LoadRunner
3 2 (5.00%) Mercurial
4 1 (2.50%) Hudson
4 1 (2.50%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (22.50%) Finance
2 5 (12.50%) Marketing
3 4 (10.00%) Banking
4 3 (7.50%) Retail
4 3 (7.50%) Telecoms
5 2 (5.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (52.50%) Analyst
2 13 (32.50%) Test Analyst
3 12 (30.00%) Tester
4 8 (20.00%) Data Analyst
4 8 (20.00%) SQL Analyst
4 8 (20.00%) SQL Data Analyst
5 7 (17.50%) Agile Tester
5 7 (17.50%) Test Manager
6 5 (12.50%) Agile Test Analyst
6 5 (12.50%) E-Commerce Tester
6 5 (12.50%) QA Analyst
6 5 (12.50%) QA Test Analyst
6 5 (12.50%) QA Tester
7 4 (10.00%) IT Manager
7 4 (10.00%) Quality Analyst
7 4 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (10.00%) Senior Quality Analyst
7 4 (10.00%) Software Tester
8 3 (7.50%) Integration Test Analyst
8 3 (7.50%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) .NET
1 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (7.50%) Classic ASP
2 3 (7.50%) HTML
3 1 (2.50%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.50%) Data Extraction
3 2 (5.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.50%) Learning Management System
4 1 (2.50%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (2.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) Android
1 2 (5.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (5.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.50%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.50%) Windows 8
2 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (42.50%) Software Testing
2 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (27.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 11 (27.50%) Validation
4 9 (22.50%) Functional Testing
5 8 (20.00%) Manual Testing
5 8 (20.00%) Regression Testing
5 8 (20.00%) Test Strategy
6 6 (15.00%) Automated Testing
6 6 (15.00%) Data Analysis
6 6 (15.00%) Data Reconciliation
6 6 (15.00%) E-Commerce
6 6 (15.00%) Integration Testing
6 6 (15.00%) Migration
6 6 (15.00%) Test Management
7 5 (12.50%) Creative Marketing
7 5 (12.50%) Data Validation
7 5 (12.50%) Performance Testing
8 4 (10.00%) Data Migration
8 4 (10.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (32.50%) SQL
2 7 (17.50%) JavaScript
3 6 (15.00%) Java
3 6 (15.00%) PL/SQL
3 6 (15.00%) T-SQL
4 4 (10.00%) C#
5 3 (7.50%) VB
5 3 (7.50%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (20.00%) ISTQB
2 5 (12.50%) ISEB
3 4 (10.00%) Degree
3 4 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (25.00%) Data Quality
2 8 (20.00%) QA
3 2 (5.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (15.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (10.00%) HP
1 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle
2 1 (2.50%) SAP
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