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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 113 96 98
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +2
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 13 26 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.74% 1.46% 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 1.78% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 10 21 21
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,500 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £52,500 £37,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
1470 1459 1522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 84.00% 82.01% 79.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1239 1117 1179
Average salary £45,000 £42,977 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,567 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 10 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
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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 -1 11 £34,000 +7.93% 6
Test Scripting
South East

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 19 (33.33%) Finance
2 18 (31.58%) SQL
2 18 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (24.56%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (22.81%) Project Management
4 13 (22.81%) SAS
4 13 (22.81%) QA
4 13 (22.81%) Data Quality
5 12 (21.05%) Software Testing
6 11 (19.30%) MS PowerPoint
7 10 (17.54%) ISEB
8 8 (14.04%) SAP
8 8 (14.04%) C#
8 8 (14.04%) Validation
9 7 (12.28%) JavaScript
9 7 (12.28%) Visual Studio
9 7 (12.28%) Functional Testing
9 7 (12.28%) Selenium
9 7 (12.28%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (10.53%) Manual Testing
10 6 (10.53%) Mobile App
10 6 (10.53%) SAP HANA
10 6 (10.53%) SAP Fiori
10 6 (10.53%) PHP
10 6 (10.53%) Oracle
10 6 (10.53%) SAP SD
10 6 (10.53%) Regression Testing
10 6 (10.53%) Degree
11 5 (8.77%) LAMP
11 5 (8.77%) HP UFT

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 13 (22.81%) SAS
2 4 (7.02%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.75%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (19.30%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (5.26%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.75%) MS Office
3 1 (1.75%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (10.53%) SAP SD
2 4 (7.02%) SAP MM
3 2 (3.51%) SAP LE
4 1 (1.75%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.02%) VoIP
2 3 (5.26%) LAN
3 2 (3.51%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.53%) SAP HANA
2 4 (7.02%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (7.02%) SAP BI
2 4 (7.02%) SAP BW
2 4 (7.02%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.51%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (1.75%) Base SAS
4 1 (1.75%) Big Data
4 1 (1.75%) DB2
4 1 (1.75%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.75%) PowerCenter
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (12.28%) Selenium
1 7 (12.28%) Visual Studio
2 5 (8.77%) HP UFT
2 5 (8.77%) JIRA
3 2 (3.51%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.51%) JMeter
3 2 (3.51%) LoadRunner
3 2 (3.51%) SoapUI
3 2 (3.51%) Subversion
4 1 (1.75%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.75%) WebDriver
General
1 19 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (7.02%) Banking
2 4 (7.02%) Retail
3 3 (5.26%) Automotive
4 2 (3.51%) Marketing
4 2 (3.51%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.75%) Front Office
5 1 (1.75%) Games
Job Titles
1 38 (66.67%) Analyst
2 14 (24.56%) Test Analyst
3 10 (17.54%) Risk Analyst
3 10 (17.54%) Tester
4 7 (12.28%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (10.53%) Software Tester
6 5 (8.77%) Test Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) E-Commerce Tester
7 4 (7.02%) Software Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) Software Test Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) Support Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) Technical Support
7 4 (7.02%) Technical Support Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) Applications Support
8 3 (5.26%) Junior
8 3 (5.26%) Senior Quality Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) SQL Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) SQL Data Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.53%) SAP Fiori
2 5 (8.77%) LAMP
3 4 (7.02%) .NET
3 4 (7.02%) HTML
3 4 (7.02%) Middleware
3 4 (7.02%) SAP PI
3 4 (7.02%) SAPUI5
4 3 (5.26%) XML
5 2 (3.51%) Laravel
5 2 (3.51%) Symfony
5 2 (3.51%) Web Services
5 2 (3.51%) XML Messaging
6 1 (1.75%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.75%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.53%) Mobile App
3 4 (7.02%) User Experience
4 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.51%) Mainframe
4 2 (3.51%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.75%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.75%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.75%) Learning Management System
5 1 (1.75%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.77%) Windows
2 4 (7.02%) Unix
3 1 (1.75%) Android
3 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.75%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.75%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.75%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (24.56%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (22.81%) Project Management
3 12 (21.05%) Software Testing
4 8 (14.04%) Validation
5 7 (12.28%) Functional Testing
5 7 (12.28%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (10.53%) Manual Testing
6 6 (10.53%) Regression Testing
7 5 (8.77%) Mentoring
7 5 (8.77%) SDLC
8 4 (7.02%) Analytics
8 4 (7.02%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (7.02%) Data Validation
8 4 (7.02%) E-Commerce
8 4 (7.02%) Test Management
8 4 (7.02%) Test Strategy
9 2 (3.51%) Migration
9 2 (3.51%) MVC
9 2 (3.51%) OO
9 2 (3.51%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (31.58%) SQL
2 8 (14.04%) C#
3 7 (12.28%) JavaScript
4 6 (10.53%) PHP
5 4 (7.02%) ABAP
5 4 (7.02%) C++
5 4 (7.02%) F#
5 4 (7.02%) Java
6 2 (3.51%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.51%) Python
7 1 (1.75%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.75%) VB
7 1 (1.75%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.75%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (17.54%) ISEB
2 6 (10.53%) Degree
3 3 (5.26%) ISTQB
4 2 (3.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (22.81%) Data Quality
1 13 (22.81%) QA
2 2 (3.51%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (8.77%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (14.04%) SAP
2 6 (10.53%) Oracle
3 3 (5.26%) HP
3 3 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.51%) Zend
5 1 (1.75%) Citrix
5 1 (1.75%) IBM
5 1 (1.75%) Informatica
5 1 (1.75%) Laserfiche
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hanslope Park, Milton Keynes
HMGCC
Salary: £27,709 - £31,437 (with a potential to earn £33,248)
Posted: 16 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
HMGCC
Salary: £40,269 to £45,691 (with a potential to earn £48,322)
Posted: 16 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
HMGCC
Salary: £32,757 to £37,167 (with a potential to earn £39,308)
Posted: 16 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
HMGCC
Salary: £27,709 - £31,437 (with a potential to earn £33,248)
Posted: 16 days ago
Milton Keynes
Cognizant
Posted: 16 days ago