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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 92 91 128
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +37
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 24 31 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.33% 1.69% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.71% 2.19% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 16 23 11
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £28,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £35,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
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
1402 1418 1663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 77.67% 77.44% 80.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1082 1112 1460
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,567 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £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 26 January 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 26 January 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 -15 12 £32,500 -5.79% 2
High Wycombe +2 8 £38,000 +38.18% 1
Marlow - 1 - -
Beaconsfield - 1 £43,500 -
Gerrards Cross - 1 £25,000 -
Test Scripting
South East

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 38 (54.29%) SQL
2 31 (44.29%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (37.14%) Microsoft
4 21 (30.00%) .NET
5 20 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 19 (27.14%) QuickTest Pro
6 19 (27.14%) Business Analysis
7 17 (24.29%) ASP.NET
8 16 (22.86%) ISEB
9 15 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
10 14 (20.00%) Finance
10 14 (20.00%) T-SQL
10 14 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 14 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
10 14 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
11 13 (18.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 13 (18.57%) Oracle
11 13 (18.57%) ISTQB
12 12 (17.14%) Degree
12 12 (17.14%) CRM
13 11 (15.71%) Change Management
13 11 (15.71%) C#
14 10 (14.29%) MS Excel
14 10 (14.29%) Client/Server
14 10 (14.29%) Migration
14 10 (14.29%) Scrum
14 10 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
14 10 (14.29%) Oracle Database
14 10 (14.29%) Data Migration
15 9 (12.86%) Test Planning

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 (1.43%) Apache
1 1 (1.43%) CMS
1 1 (1.43%) MS Project Server
1 1 (1.43%) Joomla!
1 1 (1.43%) WordPress
1 1 (1.43%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 8 (11.43%) MS Visio
2 8 (11.43%) MS Project
2 8 (11.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.43%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 14 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 14 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (14.29%) Oracle Database
4 8 (11.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (11.43%) QlikView
5 1 (1.43%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.43%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (27.14%) QuickTest Pro
2 9 (12.86%) Visual Studio
3 8 (11.43%) JIRA
4 5 (7.14%) Selenium
4 5 (7.14%) LoadRunner
4 5 (7.14%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (2.86%) PHPUnit
5 2 (2.86%) Subversion
5 2 (2.86%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (1.43%) TestNG
6 1 (1.43%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.43%) WatiN
6 1 (1.43%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.43%) JUnit
6 1 (1.43%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.43%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.43%) Grunt
General
1 14 (20.00%) Finance
2 7 (10.00%) Legal
2 7 (10.00%) Military
2 7 (10.00%) Billing
3 2 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (47.14%) Analyst
2 23 (32.86%) Test Analyst
3 15 (21.43%) Developer
4 14 (20.00%) SQL Developer
5 10 (14.29%) Junior Developer
5 10 (14.29%) Test Engineer
5 10 (14.29%) Junior
5 10 (14.29%) Automation Engineer
6 9 (12.86%) Business Analyst
6 9 (12.86%) Tester
7 7 (10.00%) Graduate
7 7 (10.00%) Agile Business Analyst
7 7 (10.00%) Graduate Developer
7 7 (10.00%) UML Business Analyst
7 7 (10.00%) Software Test Analyst
8 6 (8.57%) Software Tester
9 3 (4.29%) Test Manager
10 2 (2.86%) SQL Database Developer
10 2 (2.86%) QA Engineer
10 2 (2.86%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (30.00%) .NET
2 17 (24.29%) ASP.NET
3 13 (18.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 7 (10.00%) XML
5 6 (8.57%) .NET Framework
5 6 (8.57%) HTML
6 3 (4.29%) Web Services
6 3 (4.29%) CSS
7 2 (2.86%) jQuery
7 2 (2.86%) Gherkin
8 1 (1.43%) Sass
8 1 (1.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (1.43%) HTML5
8 1 (1.43%) Yii
8 1 (1.43%) Backbone.js
8 1 (1.43%) JSON
8 1 (1.43%) WCF
8 1 (1.43%) CodeIgniter
8 1 (1.43%) LINQ
8 1 (1.43%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.29%) Client/Server
1 10 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.29%) PACS
3 2 (2.86%) NHS
4 1 (1.43%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.43%) FMCG
4 1 (1.43%) Open Source
4 1 (1.43%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.71%) UNIX
2 3 (4.29%) Windows
3 1 (1.43%) Android
3 1 (1.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (44.29%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (27.14%) Business Analysis
3 15 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
4 14 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 12 (17.14%) CRM
6 11 (15.71%) Change Management
7 10 (14.29%) Migration
7 10 (14.29%) Scrum
7 10 (14.29%) Data Migration
8 9 (12.86%) Test Planning
8 9 (12.86%) Logistics
9 8 (11.43%) Supply Chain Management
9 8 (11.43%) Programme Management
9 8 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (11.43%) Validation
9 8 (11.43%) Data Modelling
9 8 (11.43%) UML
9 8 (11.43%) Waterfall
9 8 (11.43%) Asset Management
9 8 (11.43%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 38 (54.29%) SQL
2 14 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 11 (15.71%) C#
4 8 (11.43%) Java
5 3 (4.29%) JavaScript
5 3 (4.29%) PHP
5 3 (4.29%) VBScript
6 1 (1.43%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.43%) ActionScript
6 1 (1.43%) PHP5
6 1 (1.43%) PHP4
6 1 (1.43%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (22.86%) ISEB
2 13 (18.57%) ISTQB
3 12 (17.14%) Degree
4 8 (11.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.43%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.86%) QA
2 4 (5.71%) HL7
3 3 (4.29%) DICOM
System Software
1 4 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.43%) cPanel
Vendors
1 26 (37.14%) Microsoft
2 13 (18.57%) Oracle
3 5 (7.14%) IBM
3 5 (7.14%) HP
4 4 (5.71%) VMware
5 1 (1.43%) Telerik
5 1 (1.43%) Rackspace
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northgate Public Services
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
High Wycombe
People Source
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago