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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 29 40 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 14 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 4.42% 1.07% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.96% 1.44% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 0
Average salary £40,000 £35,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.88% -
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
235 208 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 74.13% 74.29% 80.38%
Number of salaries quoted 206 159 199
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £34,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 18 December 2014.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 18 (78.26%) SQL
2 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (52.17%) Migration
3 12 (52.17%) Scrum
3 12 (52.17%) Oracle
3 12 (52.17%) Client/Server
3 12 (52.17%) QuickTest Pro
3 12 (52.17%) Data Migration
3 12 (52.17%) Oracle Database
4 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
5 9 (39.13%) CRM
6 8 (34.78%) MS Excel
6 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
7 6 (26.09%) .NET
7 6 (26.09%) T-SQL
7 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET
7 6 (26.09%) Change Management
7 6 (26.09%) Billing
7 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (26.09%) QlikView
7 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (26.09%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (13.04%) Project Management
8 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2
8 3 (13.04%) Selenium
8 3 (13.04%) HL7
8 3 (13.04%) Dynamics CRM

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 (4.35%) Apache
1 1 (4.35%) CMS
1 1 (4.35%) Joomla!
1 1 (4.35%) WordPress
1 1 (4.35%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (34.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (52.17%) Oracle Database
2 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
3 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (26.09%) QlikView
3 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.35%) MySQL
4 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (52.17%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (13.04%) Selenium
3 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.35%) Subversion
3 1 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 6 (26.09%) Billing
2 1 (4.35%) Marketing
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Test Engineer
1 12 (52.17%) Automation Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Graduate
3 6 (26.09%) SQL Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Junior Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Junior
3 6 (26.09%) Graduate Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) PHP Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) .NET
1 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET
1 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (4.35%) HTML
2 1 (4.35%) CSS
2 1 (4.35%) SOAP
2 1 (4.35%) XML
2 1 (4.35%) Flash
2 1 (4.35%) RSS
2 1 (4.35%) XML-RPC
2 1 (4.35%) Ajax
2 1 (4.35%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (4.35%) jQuery
2 1 (4.35%) HTML5
2 1 (4.35%) Yii
2 1 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (52.17%) Client/Server
2 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.70%) PACS
4 1 (4.35%) Open Source
4 1 (4.35%) User Experience
4 1 (4.35%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Android
1 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (52.17%) Migration
2 12 (52.17%) Scrum
2 12 (52.17%) Data Migration
3 9 (39.13%) CRM
4 6 (26.09%) Change Management
4 6 (26.09%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (13.04%) Project Management
5 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2
6 2 (8.70%) Regression Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Business Analysis
6 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Test Management
6 2 (8.70%) Test Strategy
7 1 (4.35%) Information Governance
7 1 (4.35%) User Stories
7 1 (4.35%) Android Development
7 1 (4.35%) iOS Development
7 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (4.35%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 18 (78.26%) SQL
2 6 (26.09%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.35%) ActionScript
3 1 (4.35%) PHP5
3 1 (4.35%) PHP4
3 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) ISEB
1 2 (8.70%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) HL7
2 2 (8.70%) DICOM
3 1 (4.35%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) cPanel
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Oracle
2 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.35%) Rackspace