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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 86 99 105
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +6
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 41 33 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.02% 1.54% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.50% 1.98% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 38 31 19
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £31,800 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £41,000 £41,700
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
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
1643 1667 1517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 81.14% 77.97% 80.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1238 1300 1359
Average salary £42,977 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +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 27 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 27 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 +1 19 £30,000 -14.28%
Aylesbury +7 6 £37,500 +7.14% 1
High Wycombe -7 6 £46,250 +50.40%
Gerrards Cross - 1 £25,000 -
Test Scripting
South East

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 33 (42.31%) SQL
3 32 (41.03%) User Acceptance Testing
4 31 (39.74%) SQL Server
5 28 (35.90%) Finance
6 27 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (23.08%) MS Excel
8 17 (21.79%) CRM
9 16 (20.51%) .NET
9 16 (20.51%) Degree
10 14 (17.95%) QA
10 14 (17.95%) Migration
10 14 (17.95%) ISEB
10 14 (17.95%) Data Migration
10 14 (17.95%) Test Strategy
11 12 (15.38%) Oracle Database
11 12 (15.38%) Test Management
11 12 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
11 12 (15.38%) Oracle
11 12 (15.38%) ASP.NET
11 12 (15.38%) Business Analysis
12 11 (14.10%) ISTQB
12 11 (14.10%) MS Project
12 11 (14.10%) MS Office
12 11 (14.10%) T-SQL
12 11 (14.10%) MS Visio
12 11 (14.10%) QuickTest Pro
12 11 (14.10%) V-Model
12 11 (14.10%) Root Cause Analysis
12 11 (14.10%) SQL Server 2012

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 (1.28%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 18 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 11 (14.10%) MS Visio
2 11 (14.10%) MS Project
2 11 (14.10%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (12.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (8.97%) Summit
3 4 (5.13%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (1.28%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.28%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (39.74%) SQL Server
2 12 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 12 (15.38%) Oracle Database
3 11 (14.10%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (8.97%) QlikView
4 7 (8.97%) Oracle9i Database
4 7 (8.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (3.85%) MS Access
6 2 (2.56%) Big Data
7 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 11 (14.10%) QuickTest Pro
2 10 (12.82%) JIRA
3 7 (8.97%) Visual Studio
4 6 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (6.41%) Rational DOORS
5 5 (6.41%) Selenium
5 5 (6.41%) LoadRunner
6 2 (2.56%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (1.28%) TestNG
7 1 (1.28%) Bugzilla
7 1 (1.28%) NUnit
7 1 (1.28%) Subversion
7 1 (1.28%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.28%) Grunt
7 1 (1.28%) JUnit
7 1 (1.28%) WatiN
7 1 (1.28%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.28%) Cucumber
General
1 28 (35.90%) Finance
2 6 (7.69%) Billing
3 5 (6.41%) Banking
4 4 (5.13%) Marketing
4 4 (5.13%) Legal
4 4 (5.13%) Military
5 1 (1.28%) Automotive
5 1 (1.28%) Retail
5 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (55.13%) Analyst
2 27 (34.62%) Test Analyst
3 12 (15.38%) Developer
4 11 (14.10%) Test Manager
4 11 (14.10%) SQL Developer
5 9 (11.54%) Junior Developer
5 9 (11.54%) Junior
6 8 (10.26%) Business Analyst
7 7 (8.97%) Systems Analyst
8 6 (7.69%) Graduate
8 6 (7.69%) Graduate Developer
9 5 (6.41%) Test Engineer
9 5 (6.41%) Tester
9 5 (6.41%) Automation Engineer
10 4 (5.13%) Software Test Analyst
11 3 (3.85%) UAT Test Manager
11 3 (3.85%) UML Business Analyst
11 3 (3.85%) Business Process Analyst
11 3 (3.85%) Process Analyst
11 3 (3.85%) QA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (20.51%) .NET
2 12 (15.38%) ASP.NET
3 10 (12.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 4 (5.13%) .NET Framework
5 3 (3.85%) XML
6 2 (2.56%) HTML
6 2 (2.56%) CSS
7 1 (1.28%) JSON
7 1 (1.28%) WCF
7 1 (1.28%) LINQ
7 1 (1.28%) jQuery
7 1 (1.28%) Backbone.js
7 1 (1.28%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.97%) Data Integration
2 7 (8.97%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (6.41%) Client/Server
4 4 (5.13%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.13%) Data Structures
5 3 (3.85%) PACS
6 2 (2.56%) NHS
6 2 (2.56%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (1.28%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.28%) UNIX
1 1 (1.28%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (41.03%) User Acceptance Testing
2 27 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (21.79%) CRM
4 14 (17.95%) Migration
4 14 (17.95%) Data Migration
4 14 (17.95%) Test Strategy
5 12 (15.38%) Test Management
5 12 (15.38%) Business Analysis
6 11 (14.10%) Root Cause Analysis
6 11 (14.10%) V-Model
7 10 (12.82%) Change Management
7 10 (12.82%) Project Management
8 8 (10.26%) System Testing
9 7 (8.97%) Waterfall
9 7 (8.97%) Data Modelling
9 7 (8.97%) UML
9 7 (8.97%) Programme Management
9 7 (8.97%) Requirements Management
10 6 (7.69%) Logistics
10 6 (7.69%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 33 (42.31%) SQL
2 11 (14.10%) T-SQL
3 8 (10.26%) PL/SQL
4 4 (5.13%) C#
4 4 (5.13%) Java
5 2 (2.56%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.28%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (20.51%) Degree
2 14 (17.95%) ISEB
3 11 (14.10%) ISTQB
4 6 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.28%) HND
5 1 (1.28%) CCA
5 1 (1.28%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (17.95%) QA
2 4 (5.13%) HL7
3 3 (3.85%) DICOM
System Software
1 4 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (8.97%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.28%) SCCM
Vendors
1 42 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 12 (15.38%) Oracle
3 7 (8.97%) HP
3 7 (8.97%) Laserfiche
4 5 (6.41%) IBM
5 4 (5.13%) VMware
6 1 (1.28%) Telerik
6 1 (1.28%) Symbian
6 1 (1.28%) BEA
6 1 (1.28%) BMC
6 1 (1.28%) Remedy
6 1 (1.28%) Atlassian
Buckinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £6000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago