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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 75 108 108
Rank change year-on-year
+33 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 40 35 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.66% 1.52% 1.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.20% 1.85% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 38 35 30
Median salary £36,250 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.44% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £22,650
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
1249 1891 1788
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 83.16% 82.15% 82.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1032 1552 1323
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +33 27 £34,000 +4.61% 4
High Wycombe -5 6 £45,000 -15.88%
Aylesbury -7 4 £35,000 +16.66%
Marlow - 1 - -
Test Scripting
South East

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 30 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 29 (48.33%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (40.00%) Finance
3 24 (40.00%) SQL
4 19 (31.67%) Validation
5 16 (26.67%) ISTQB
5 16 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (25.00%) QA
7 14 (23.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 14 (23.33%) MS PowerPoint
7 14 (23.33%) SAS
7 14 (23.33%) Data Quality
8 13 (21.67%) ISEB
8 13 (21.67%) Manual Testing
9 12 (20.00%) Base SAS
9 12 (20.00%) Data Analysis
9 12 (20.00%) E-Commerce
9 12 (20.00%) T-SQL
9 12 (20.00%) PL/SQL
9 12 (20.00%) Hadoop
9 12 (20.00%) Data Reconciliation
10 11 (18.33%) Functional Testing
10 11 (18.33%) Integration Testing
10 11 (18.33%) Degree
11 10 (16.67%) Selenium
11 10 (16.67%) Data Extraction
11 10 (16.67%) Test Strategy
11 10 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
11 10 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 9 (15.00%) Automation 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 14 (23.33%) SAS
2 5 (8.33%) IIS
2 5 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (23.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (5.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) SAP CO
1 1 (1.67%) SAP FI
1 1 (1.67%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) Office 365
1 2 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.67%) VoIP
2 1 (1.67%) 3G
2 1 (1.67%) 4G
2 1 (1.67%) GPRS
2 1 (1.67%) Intranet
2 1 (1.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (20.00%) Base SAS
1 12 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 8 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.33%) Electronic Patient Records
5 1 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (16.67%) Selenium
2 7 (11.67%) HP UFT
3 6 (10.00%) WebDriver
4 4 (6.67%) NeoLoad
5 3 (5.00%) Jenkins
5 3 (5.00%) JIRA
6 2 (3.33%) Cucumber
6 2 (3.33%) Gerrit
6 2 (3.33%) Git (software)
6 2 (3.33%) JMeter
6 2 (3.33%) Mercurial
6 2 (3.33%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.67%) Hudson
7 1 (1.67%) LoadRunner
7 1 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.67%) TeamCity
General
1 24 (40.00%) Finance
2 9 (15.00%) Marketing
3 4 (6.67%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.00%) Banking
5 2 (3.33%) Retail
6 1 (1.67%) Automotive
6 1 (1.67%) German Language
Job Titles
1 38 (63.33%) Analyst
2 25 (41.67%) Test Analyst
3 16 (26.67%) Tester
4 12 (20.00%) Data Analyst
4 12 (20.00%) SQL Analyst
4 12 (20.00%) SQL Data Analyst
5 9 (15.00%) Test Manager
6 8 (13.33%) Agile Test Analyst
7 7 (11.67%) Agile Tester
8 6 (10.00%) E-Commerce Analyst
8 6 (10.00%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
8 6 (10.00%) QA Analyst
8 6 (10.00%) QA Test Analyst
8 6 (10.00%) QA Tester
9 5 (8.33%) E-Commerce Tester
9 5 (8.33%) Software Tester
10 4 (6.67%) QA Automation Analyst
10 4 (6.67%) QA Automation Tester
10 4 (6.67%) Regression Test Analyst
10 4 (6.67%) Regression Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.00%) .NET
2 3 (5.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.33%) Classic ASP
3 2 (3.33%) HTML
4 1 (1.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (16.67%) Data Extraction
3 4 (6.67%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.67%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.67%) Learning Management System
4 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.67%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (1.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.67%) Android
1 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
1 1 (1.67%) Windows
1 1 (1.67%) Windows 2000 Server
1 1 (1.67%) Windows Server
1 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 29 (48.33%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (31.67%) Validation
4 14 (23.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 13 (21.67%) Manual Testing
6 12 (20.00%) Data Analysis
6 12 (20.00%) Data Reconciliation
6 12 (20.00%) E-Commerce
7 11 (18.33%) Functional Testing
7 11 (18.33%) Integration Testing
8 10 (16.67%) Test Strategy
9 9 (15.00%) Automation Testing
9 9 (15.00%) Regression Testing
9 9 (15.00%) Test Management
10 8 (13.33%) Automated Testing
10 8 (13.33%) Creative Marketing
11 7 (11.67%) BDD
11 7 (11.67%) TDD
11 7 (11.67%) V-Model
11 7 (11.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 24 (40.00%) SQL
2 12 (20.00%) PL/SQL
2 12 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 6 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (6.67%) Java
5 3 (5.00%) C#
6 2 (3.33%) C++
6 2 (3.33%) Ruby
6 2 (3.33%) VB
6 2 (3.33%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (26.67%) ISTQB
2 13 (21.67%) ISEB
3 11 (18.33%) Degree
4 10 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (25.00%) QA
2 14 (23.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (13.33%) HP
1 8 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (3.33%) VMware
4 1 (1.67%) Borland
4 1 (1.67%) Oracle
4 1 (1.67%) SAP
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