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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 30 34 47
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +13
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 10 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 3.88% 0.43% 0.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.76% 0.58% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 3
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +50.00%
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
210 172 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 81.40% 73.19% 75.25%
Number of salaries quoted 181 148 209
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 1 October 2014.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 1 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 13 (92.86%) SQL
2 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (50.00%) Scrum
3 7 (50.00%) Data Migration
3 7 (50.00%) Oracle
3 7 (50.00%) Client/Server
3 7 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 7 (50.00%) Migration
3 7 (50.00%) Oracle Database
4 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
4 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
4 5 (35.71%) CRM
5 4 (28.57%) ISEB
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 4 (28.57%) OO
5 4 (28.57%) QA
5 4 (28.57%) Test Management
5 4 (28.57%) SaaS
6 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (21.43%) Degree
6 3 (21.43%) Selenium
6 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
6 3 (21.43%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (21.43%) UML
6 3 (21.43%) MS Office
6 3 (21.43%) TestDirector
7 2 (14.29%) Change Management
7 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (7.14%) Confluence
1 1 (7.14%) Joomla!
1 1 (7.14%) WordPress
1 1 (7.14%) Apache
1 1 (7.14%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 3 (21.43%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (21.43%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (14.29%) QlikView
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
4 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
4 1 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (21.43%) Selenium
2 3 (21.43%) TestDirector
3 1 (7.14%) JIRA
3 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 2 (14.29%) Billing
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Test Engineer
1 7 (50.00%) Automation Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Quality Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) QA Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Senior QA Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Junior
4 2 (14.29%) Graduate
4 2 (14.29%) Graduate Developer
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Junior Developer
5 1 (7.14%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
1 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (7.14%) HTML5
2 1 (7.14%) Yii
2 1 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (7.14%) jQuery
2 1 (7.14%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (7.14%) Ajax
2 1 (7.14%) Flash
2 1 (7.14%) RSS
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) CSS
2 1 (7.14%) SOAP
2 1 (7.14%) XML
2 1 (7.14%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (7.14%) User Experience
4 1 (7.14%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
1 1 (7.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) Scrum
2 7 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 7 (50.00%) Migration
3 5 (35.71%) CRM
4 4 (28.57%) OO
4 4 (28.57%) Test Management
5 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
5 3 (21.43%) UML
6 2 (14.29%) Change Management
6 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (7.14%) Functional Testing
7 1 (7.14%) User Stories
7 1 (7.14%) Android Development
7 1 (7.14%) iOS Development
7 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Regression Testing
7 1 (7.14%) MVC
7 1 (7.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.14%) PHP5
3 1 (7.14%) PHP4
3 1 (7.14%) ActionScript
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) ISEB
2 3 (21.43%) Degree
3 1 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Rackspace
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
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