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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 107 109 108
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 34 32 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.46% 1.42% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.85% 1.76% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 34 26 24
Average salary £38,750 £32,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.09% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £22,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £54,550 £57,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,690 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+4.82% +6.06%
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
1842 1815 1607
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 79.16% 80.45% 78.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1442 1374 1392
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 2 July 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 2 July 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
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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 16 £35,500 +9.23% 4
High Wycombe +11 11 £52,500 +40.00%
Aylesbury - 4 £37,500 - 1
Test Scripting
South East

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 44 (57.89%) User Acceptance Testing
2 37 (48.68%) Finance
2 37 (48.68%) Microsoft
2 37 (48.68%) SDLC
3 24 (31.58%) Test Management
4 22 (28.95%) SQL Server
4 22 (28.95%) Test Strategy
5 20 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (25.00%) QA
7 18 (23.68%) JIRA
7 18 (23.68%) SQL
8 16 (21.05%) Project Management
9 15 (19.74%) System Testing
10 14 (18.42%) Data Migration
10 14 (18.42%) Migration
10 14 (18.42%) MS Excel
11 13 (17.11%) V-Model
12 12 (15.79%) Degree
13 11 (14.47%) Selenium
13 11 (14.47%) Programme Management
13 11 (14.47%) Data Modelling
13 11 (14.47%) ISEB
14 10 (13.16%) CRM
14 10 (13.16%) UML
14 10 (13.16%) Dynamics CRM
14 10 (13.16%) Integration Testing
15 9 (11.84%) MS Project
15 9 (11.84%) Regression Testing
15 9 (11.84%) Waterfall
15 9 (11.84%) System Integration Testing

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 (1.32%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 14 (18.42%) MS Excel
2 9 (11.84%) MS Project
3 8 (10.53%) MS Office
3 8 (10.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (13.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (10.53%) Summit
3 5 (6.58%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (1.32%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (28.95%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.53%) Oracle9i Database
2 8 (10.53%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.95%) MS Access
4 2 (2.63%) Big Data
5 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 18 (23.68%) JIRA
2 11 (14.47%) Selenium
3 8 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (9.21%) HP UFT
5 3 (3.95%) Bugzilla
6 2 (2.63%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.32%) NUnit
7 1 (1.32%) Subversion
7 1 (1.32%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.32%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.32%) Grunt
General
1 37 (48.68%) Finance
2 5 (6.58%) Banking
3 4 (5.26%) Marketing
4 3 (3.95%) Retail
5 2 (2.63%) Automotive
6 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (53.95%) Analyst
2 21 (27.63%) Test Manager
3 20 (26.32%) Test Analyst
4 13 (17.11%) Business Analyst
5 8 (10.53%) Business Process Analyst
5 8 (10.53%) Systems Analyst
5 8 (10.53%) Process Analyst
6 6 (7.89%) Tester
7 5 (6.58%) QA Manager
7 5 (6.58%) Administrator
8 4 (5.26%) Quality Analyst
8 4 (5.26%) Insurance Business Analyst
8 4 (5.26%) QA Test Manager
8 4 (5.26%) Automation Tester
8 4 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (5.26%) Software Tester
9 3 (3.95%) Senior Business Analyst
9 3 (3.95%) UAT Manager
9 3 (3.95%) UAT Test Manager
9 3 (3.95%) Testing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.95%) .NET
2 2 (2.63%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.32%) JSON
3 1 (1.32%) WCF
3 1 (1.32%) LINQ
3 1 (1.32%) jQuery
3 1 (1.32%) Backbone.js
3 1 (1.32%) Sass
3 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.32%) CSS
3 1 (1.32%) XML
3 1 (1.32%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.53%) Data Integration
1 8 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (7.89%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.89%) Data Structures
3 4 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.63%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (1.32%) FMCG
5 1 (1.32%) PACS
5 1 (1.32%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.95%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (57.89%) User Acceptance Testing
2 37 (48.68%) SDLC
3 24 (31.58%) Test Management
4 22 (28.95%) Test Strategy
5 20 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (21.05%) Project Management
7 15 (19.74%) System Testing
8 14 (18.42%) Data Migration
8 14 (18.42%) Migration
9 13 (17.11%) V-Model
10 11 (14.47%) Data Modelling
10 11 (14.47%) Programme Management
11 10 (13.16%) Integration Testing
11 10 (13.16%) UML
11 10 (13.16%) CRM
12 9 (11.84%) Regression Testing
12 9 (11.84%) Waterfall
12 9 (11.84%) System Integration Testing
13 8 (10.53%) ITIL
13 8 (10.53%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (23.68%) SQL
2 8 (10.53%) PL/SQL
3 3 (3.95%) C#
3 3 (3.95%) Java
4 1 (1.32%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.32%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (15.79%) Degree
2 11 (14.47%) ISEB
3 4 (5.26%) ISTQB
4 3 (3.95%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (2.63%) CCA
5 2 (2.63%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.32%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (1.32%) HL7
2 1 (1.32%) DICOM
Systems Management
1 3 (3.95%) SCCM
1 3 (3.95%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 37 (48.68%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.53%) Oracle
2 8 (10.53%) Laserfiche
3 5 (6.58%) HP
4 4 (5.26%) Progress
5 3 (3.95%) Symbian
5 3 (3.95%) Atlassian
5 3 (3.95%) BEA
6 1 (1.32%) BMC
6 1 (1.32%) Remedy
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