The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 29 34 51
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +17
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 15 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 4.81% 0.90% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.79% 1.27% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 2
Average salary £39,250 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £37,500 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Test Scripting
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the High Wycombe region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
259 157 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 83.01% 71.04% 75.87%
Number of salaries quoted 222 139 203
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the High Wycombe region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the High Wycombe region.

Test Scripting Salary Trend in High Wycombe

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the High Wycombe region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 17 (94.44%) SQL
2 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (61.11%) Data Migration
3 11 (61.11%) Scrum
3 11 (61.11%) Oracle
3 11 (61.11%) Client/Server
3 11 (61.11%) QuickTest Pro
3 11 (61.11%) Migration
3 11 (61.11%) Oracle Database
4 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
5 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 6 (33.33%) CRM
5 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (27.78%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (27.78%) Change Management
6 5 (27.78%) .NET
6 5 (27.78%) T-SQL
6 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET
6 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (27.78%) Billing
6 5 (27.78%) QlikView
7 3 (16.67%) Selenium
8 2 (11.11%) SaaS
8 2 (11.11%) OO
8 2 (11.11%) QA
9 1 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 (5.56%) Apache
1 1 (5.56%) CMS
1 1 (5.56%) Confluence
1 1 (5.56%) WordPress
1 1 (5.56%) Joomla!
Applications
1 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
2 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (61.11%) Oracle Database
2 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
3 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (27.78%) QlikView
4 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (61.11%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (16.67%) Selenium
3 1 (5.56%) TestDirector
3 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.56%) Subversion
3 1 (5.56%) JIRA
General
1 5 (27.78%) Billing
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Test Engineer
1 11 (61.11%) Automation Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Graduate
3 5 (27.78%) Junior
3 5 (27.78%) Graduate Developer
3 5 (27.78%) SQL Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Junior Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) QA Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Senior QA Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Quality Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) PHP Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 5 (27.78%) .NET
1 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (5.56%) Yii
2 1 (5.56%) Flash
2 1 (5.56%) RSS
2 1 (5.56%) CSS
2 1 (5.56%) SOAP
2 1 (5.56%) XML
2 1 (5.56%) HTML
2 1 (5.56%) XML-RPC
2 1 (5.56%) HTML5
2 1 (5.56%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (5.56%) jQuery
2 1 (5.56%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 11 (61.11%) Client/Server
2 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.56%) User Experience
3 1 (5.56%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
1 1 (5.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (61.11%) Data Migration
2 11 (61.11%) Scrum
2 11 (61.11%) Migration
3 6 (33.33%) CRM
4 5 (27.78%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (27.78%) Change Management
5 2 (11.11%) OO
6 1 (5.56%) User Stories
6 1 (5.56%) Android Development
6 1 (5.56%) iOS Development
6 1 (5.56%) MVC
6 1 (5.56%) Project Management
6 1 (5.56%) UML
6 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.56%) SOA
6 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Test Management
6 1 (5.56%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) SQL
2 5 (27.78%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.56%) ActionScript
3 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) PHP
3 1 (5.56%) PHP5
3 1 (5.56%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) ISEB
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Oracle
2 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Rackspace