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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 103 101 100
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 34 32 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.49% 1.53% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.89% 1.92% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 34 28 24
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £22,500 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
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
1802 1670 1505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 78.97% 80.06% 76.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1480 1234 1280
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,750 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 3 August 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 3 August 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
High Wycombe +8 14 £53,500 +38.96%
Milton Keynes -24 13 £32,500 +4.00%
Aylesbury - 5 £30,000 - 1
Test Scripting
South East

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 (51.22%) User Acceptance Testing
2 39 (47.56%) SDLC
3 38 (46.34%) Finance
4 36 (43.90%) Microsoft
5 26 (31.71%) Test Management
6 24 (29.27%) Test Strategy
7 21 (25.61%) SQL
7 21 (25.61%) SQL Server
7 21 (25.61%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (24.39%) QA
9 18 (21.95%) JIRA
10 17 (20.73%) Migration
10 17 (20.73%) Data Migration
11 15 (18.29%) Selenium
11 15 (18.29%) System Testing
11 15 (18.29%) Project Management
12 14 (17.07%) ISEB
13 13 (15.85%) MS Excel
13 13 (15.85%) V-Model
14 12 (14.63%) Degree
15 11 (13.41%) Programme Management
15 11 (13.41%) Data Modelling
15 11 (13.41%) Oracle
15 11 (13.41%) HP UFT
16 10 (12.20%) UML
16 10 (12.20%) Software Testing
16 10 (12.20%) Oracle Database
17 9 (10.98%) System Integration Testing
17 9 (10.98%) Waterfall
17 9 (10.98%) Dynamics CRM

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 (1.22%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 13 (15.85%) MS Excel
2 9 (10.98%) MS Project
3 8 (9.76%) MS Office
3 8 (9.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (10.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (9.76%) Summit
3 5 (6.10%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (1.22%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.22%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (25.61%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.20%) Oracle Database
3 8 (9.76%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (2.44%) MS Access
4 2 (2.44%) Big Data
5 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 18 (21.95%) JIRA
2 15 (18.29%) Selenium
3 11 (13.41%) HP UFT
4 8 (9.76%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (3.66%) Visual Studio
5 3 (3.66%) Bugzilla
6 1 (1.22%) NUnit
6 1 (1.22%) LoadRunner
General
1 38 (46.34%) Finance
2 5 (6.10%) Banking
3 4 (4.88%) Retail
4 3 (3.66%) Automotive
5 2 (2.44%) Marketing
5 2 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (53.66%) Analyst
2 22 (26.83%) Test Analyst
3 20 (24.39%) Test Manager
4 13 (15.85%) Business Analyst
5 8 (9.76%) Business Process Analyst
5 8 (9.76%) Systems Analyst
5 8 (9.76%) Process Analyst
6 7 (8.54%) Tester
7 6 (7.32%) Software Tester
8 5 (6.10%) Administrator
8 5 (6.10%) QA Analyst
8 5 (6.10%) Automation Tester
8 5 (6.10%) Selenium Tester
9 4 (4.88%) Quality Analyst
9 4 (4.88%) Insurance Business Analyst
9 4 (4.88%) Test Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) QA Test Analyst
9 4 (4.88%) Senior Analyst
10 3 (3.66%) QA Manager
10 3 (3.66%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.66%) .NET
2 2 (2.44%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.22%) HTML
3 1 (1.22%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.22%) Web Services
3 1 (1.22%) XML
3 1 (1.22%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.76%) Data Integration
1 8 (9.76%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (8.54%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.32%) Data Structures
3 6 (7.32%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.44%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.44%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.66%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.44%) UNIX
2 2 (2.44%) Windows
3 1 (1.22%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (51.22%) User Acceptance Testing
2 39 (47.56%) SDLC
3 26 (31.71%) Test Management
4 24 (29.27%) Test Strategy
5 21 (25.61%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (20.73%) Migration
6 17 (20.73%) Data Migration
7 15 (18.29%) System Testing
7 15 (18.29%) Project Management
8 13 (15.85%) V-Model
9 11 (13.41%) Programme Management
9 11 (13.41%) Data Modelling
10 10 (12.20%) UML
10 10 (12.20%) Software Testing
11 9 (10.98%) Performance Testing
11 9 (10.98%) Integration Testing
11 9 (10.98%) CRM
11 9 (10.98%) ITIL
11 9 (10.98%) Regression Testing
11 9 (10.98%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 21 (25.61%) SQL
2 8 (9.76%) PL/SQL
3 5 (6.10%) Java
4 4 (4.88%) C#
5 2 (2.44%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.22%) Perl
6 1 (1.22%) PHP
6 1 (1.22%) C++
6 1 (1.22%) F#
Qualifications
1 14 (17.07%) ISEB
2 12 (14.63%) Degree
3 5 (6.10%) Security Cleared
4 4 (4.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (4.88%) ISTQB
5 3 (3.66%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.44%) CCA
7 1 (1.22%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (24.39%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (4.88%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (3.66%) SCCM
Vendors
1 36 (43.90%) Microsoft
2 11 (13.41%) Oracle
3 8 (9.76%) Laserfiche
4 7 (8.54%) HP
5 4 (4.88%) Progress
6 3 (3.66%) Symbian
6 3 (3.66%) BEA
6 3 (3.66%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.22%) BMC
7 1 (1.22%) Remedy
7 1 (1.22%) SAP
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
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