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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 69 115 97
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -18
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 35 13 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.68% 0.73% 1.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.12% 0.87% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 27 10 14
Median salary £34,500 £37,500 £32,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +14.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,000 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,800 £55,250 £43,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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
1123 1488 1461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 85.86% 83.22% 82.31%
Number of salaries quoted 953 1242 1125
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,950 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 2017. 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 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 +38 24 £30,250 -13.57% 4
Aylesbury - 9 £50,000 -
High Wycombe - 1 £47,500 -
Test Scripting
South East

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 35 (46.05%) SQL
2 30 (39.47%) Finance
3 24 (31.58%) QA
4 23 (30.26%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (28.95%) Analytical Skills
6 21 (27.63%) Java
7 20 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
8 19 (25.00%) Degree
8 19 (25.00%) Selenium
8 19 (25.00%) PL/SQL
9 16 (21.05%) Microsoft
9 16 (21.05%) T-SQL
10 15 (19.74%) XML
11 14 (18.42%) Software Testing
11 14 (18.42%) Business Analysis
12 13 (17.11%) Retail
12 13 (17.11%) ISEB
13 12 (15.79%) GAP Analysis
13 12 (15.79%) Mentoring
13 12 (15.79%) Coaching
13 12 (15.79%) Test Automation
14 11 (14.47%) Project Management
14 11 (14.47%) C#
15 10 (13.16%) JavaScript
15 10 (13.16%) .NET
15 10 (13.16%) Test Strategy
16 9 (11.84%) VB.NET
16 9 (11.84%) Perl
16 9 (11.84%) XSL
16 9 (11.84%) ASP.NET

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 7 (9.21%) SAS
2 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (11.84%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (9.21%) MS Excel
3 4 (5.26%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.63%) MS Project
5 1 (1.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.21%) Base SAS
1 7 (9.21%) Hadoop
2 6 (7.89%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.32%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (1.32%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 19 (25.00%) Selenium
2 9 (11.84%) JIRA
3 7 (9.21%) WebDriver
4 6 (7.89%) IntelliJ
4 6 (7.89%) Jenkins
4 6 (7.89%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (3.95%) JMeter
5 3 (3.95%) LoadRunner
5 3 (3.95%) SoapUI
6 2 (2.63%) HP UFT
7 1 (1.32%) JUnit
7 1 (1.32%) Maven
7 1 (1.32%) TestNG
General
1 30 (39.47%) Finance
2 13 (17.11%) Retail
3 4 (5.26%) Automotive
3 4 (5.26%) Marketing
4 2 (2.63%) Banking
5 1 (1.32%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 43 (56.58%) Analyst
2 18 (23.68%) Test Analyst
3 13 (17.11%) Business Analyst
4 9 (11.84%) Developer
4 9 (11.84%) Systems Developer
4 9 (11.84%) Test Engineer
5 8 (10.53%) Data Analyst
5 8 (10.53%) SQL Analyst
6 7 (9.21%) SQL Data Analyst
7 6 (7.89%) QA Analyst
7 6 (7.89%) QA Test Analyst
7 6 (7.89%) Tester
8 5 (6.58%) E-Commerce Analyst
8 5 (6.58%) Java Engineer
8 5 (6.58%) QA Tester
8 5 (6.58%) Software Analyst
8 5 (6.58%) Software Test Analyst
9 4 (5.26%) QA Test Engineer
9 4 (5.26%) Software QA Tester
9 4 (5.26%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (19.74%) XML
2 10 (13.16%) .NET
3 9 (11.84%) ASP.NET
3 9 (11.84%) XSL
4 7 (9.21%) HTML
5 3 (3.95%) HTML5
5 3 (3.95%) XML Messaging
6 1 (1.32%) Gherkin
6 1 (1.32%) JSP
6 1 (1.32%) Pyramid
6 1 (1.32%) SOAP
6 1 (1.32%) Spring
6 1 (1.32%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (28.95%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.53%) Computer Science
3 7 (9.21%) iPad
4 6 (7.89%) Data Extraction
5 5 (6.58%) iPhone
6 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.63%) mHealth
6 2 (2.63%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.32%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.58%) Android
2 1 (1.32%) Linux
2 1 (1.32%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (30.26%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
3 14 (18.42%) Business Analysis
3 14 (18.42%) Software Testing
4 12 (15.79%) Coaching
4 12 (15.79%) GAP Analysis
4 12 (15.79%) Mentoring
4 12 (15.79%) Test Automation
5 11 (14.47%) Project Management
6 10 (13.16%) Test Strategy
7 9 (11.84%) Data Analysis
7 9 (11.84%) E-Commerce
8 8 (10.53%) Data Reconciliation
8 8 (10.53%) QA Automation
8 8 (10.53%) Regression Testing
8 8 (10.53%) Validation
9 7 (9.21%) Automated Testing
9 7 (9.21%) Manual Testing
9 7 (9.21%) PRINCE2
9 7 (9.21%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 35 (46.05%) SQL
2 21 (27.63%) Java
3 19 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 16 (21.05%) T-SQL
5 11 (14.47%) C#
6 10 (13.16%) JavaScript
7 9 (11.84%) Perl
7 9 (11.84%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.32%) C++
8 1 (1.32%) Python
8 1 (1.32%) Ruby
8 1 (1.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (25.00%) Degree
2 13 (17.11%) ISEB
3 7 (9.21%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (31.58%) QA
2 7 (9.21%) Data Quality
2 7 (9.21%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (3.95%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.89%) HP
3 4 (5.26%) SAP
4 3 (3.95%) Citrix
5 2 (2.63%) Oracle
6 1 (1.32%) Informatica
6 1 (1.32%) Remedy
6 1 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
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