The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Buckinghamshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 95 113 113
Rank change year-on-year
+18 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 39 21 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.68% 1.08% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.19% 1.36% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 34 21 17
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -0.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,625 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1783 1541 1471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 77.02% 78.90% 74.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1373 1382 1234
Average salary £41,500 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £59,889
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Test Scripting
South East

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +16 23 £35,000 +7.69% 5
Aylesbury -6 6 £35,000 +27.27%
High Wycombe - 6 £34,000 -
Marlow - 2 £34,000 -
Test Scripting
South East

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 43 (62.32%) SQL
2 29 (42.03%) Microsoft
3 28 (40.58%) ISEB
4 25 (36.23%) Degree
5 23 (33.33%) QA
6 19 (27.54%) Java
7 18 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (24.64%) .NET
9 16 (23.19%) SQL Server
9 16 (23.19%) Software Testing
10 15 (21.74%) Computer Science
10 15 (21.74%) Selenium
10 15 (21.74%) UNIX
11 14 (20.29%) Finance
12 13 (18.84%) JIRA
12 13 (18.84%) Automated Testing
12 13 (18.84%) Visual Studio
12 13 (18.84%) WebDriver
13 12 (17.39%) Windows
13 12 (17.39%) BT
14 11 (15.94%) User Acceptance Testing
14 11 (15.94%) Test Automation
14 11 (15.94%) CRM
15 10 (14.49%) Regression Testing
15 10 (14.49%) C#
16 8 (11.59%) Performance Testing
16 8 (11.59%) Dynamics CRM
16 8 (11.59%) VB
16 8 (11.59%) MS Excel
16 8 (11.59%) Project Management

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 5 (7.25%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (11.59%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.90%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.90%) Simulink
2 2 (2.90%) Stateflow
2 2 (2.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (11.59%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.35%) FTP
2 2 (2.90%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (23.19%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.90%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.45%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (21.74%) Selenium
2 13 (18.84%) JIRA
2 13 (18.84%) Visual Studio
2 13 (18.84%) WebDriver
3 7 (10.14%) QuickTest Pro
3 7 (10.14%) Visual Studio Team System
4 4 (5.80%) LoadRunner
5 2 (2.90%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (2.90%) LabVIEW
5 2 (2.90%) QARun
5 2 (2.90%) WinRunner
5 2 (2.90%) TestDirector
6 1 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (20.29%) Finance
2 7 (10.14%) Retail
3 5 (7.25%) Financial Institution
4 4 (5.80%) Banking
4 4 (5.80%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.90%) Electronics
5 2 (2.90%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.45%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 55 (79.71%) Analyst
2 29 (42.03%) Test Analyst
3 18 (26.09%) QA Analyst
4 15 (21.74%) Software Test Analyst
5 11 (15.94%) Tester
6 10 (14.49%) Senior Analyst
7 7 (10.14%) Business Analyst
7 7 (10.14%) Software Tester
8 6 (8.70%) Senior Test Analyst
9 5 (7.25%) Systems Analyst
9 5 (7.25%) Test Engineer
10 4 (5.80%) Senior Tester
10 4 (5.80%) QA Test Analyst
10 4 (5.80%) Performance Tester
10 4 (5.80%) Quality Analyst
10 4 (5.80%) Senior Performance Tester
10 4 (5.80%) Support Analyst
11 3 (4.35%) Business Systems Analyst
11 3 (4.35%) Software Engineer
11 3 (4.35%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (24.64%) .NET
2 5 (7.25%) .NET Framework
3 4 (5.80%) HTML
4 3 (4.35%) Web Services
4 3 (4.35%) XML
4 3 (4.35%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.45%) J2EE
5 1 (1.45%) CSS
5 1 (1.45%) SOAP
5 1 (1.45%) Application Packaging
5 1 (1.45%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.74%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.90%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.90%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.90%) EPoS
3 1 (1.45%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 15 (21.74%) UNIX
2 12 (17.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (23.19%) Software Testing
3 13 (18.84%) Automated Testing
4 11 (15.94%) User Acceptance Testing
4 11 (15.94%) Test Automation
4 11 (15.94%) CRM
5 10 (14.49%) Regression Testing
6 8 (11.59%) Performance Testing
6 8 (11.59%) Project Management
6 8 (11.59%) Change Control
7 7 (10.14%) Stress Testing
7 7 (10.14%) Integration Testing
8 6 (8.70%) Workflow
8 6 (8.70%) V-Model
8 6 (8.70%) ITIL
9 5 (7.25%) Test Management
9 5 (7.25%) Manual Testing
9 5 (7.25%) Project Planning
9 5 (7.25%) Penetration Testing
9 5 (7.25%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (62.32%) SQL
2 19 (27.54%) Java
3 10 (14.49%) C#
4 8 (11.59%) VB
5 5 (7.25%) VBScript
6 2 (2.90%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.45%) C
7 1 (1.45%) C++
7 1 (1.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 28 (40.58%) ISEB
2 25 (36.23%) Degree
3 4 (5.80%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.90%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (33.33%) QA
2 2 (2.90%) DO-178B
2 2 (2.90%) DO-254
System Software
1 7 (10.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.90%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 29 (42.03%) Microsoft
2 12 (17.39%) BT
3 7 (10.14%) VMware
4 4 (5.80%) HP
4 4 (5.80%) Oracle
5 2 (2.90%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (1.45%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.45%) SAP
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 35-40k
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago