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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 39 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 6 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 2.00% 2.14% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.76% 2.91% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 0
Average salary £46,250 £34,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.02% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
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
217 172 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 72.33% 73.50% 78.02%
Number of salaries quoted 165 136 133
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,450 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £59,889 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 17 April 2015.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 8 (53.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (40.00%) Test Management
3 6 (40.00%) CRM
3 6 (40.00%) Finance
4 5 (33.33%) Migration
4 5 (33.33%) Oracle
4 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 5 (33.33%) Data Migration
4 5 (33.33%) Test Strategy
4 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database
5 4 (26.67%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (26.67%) Regression Testing
5 4 (26.67%) HL7
5 4 (26.67%) MS Office
5 4 (26.67%) MS Visio
5 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
6 3 (20.00%) Oracle9i Database
6 3 (20.00%) PL/SQL
6 3 (20.00%) MS Project
6 3 (20.00%) ISEB
6 3 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (20.00%) Project Management
6 3 (20.00%) DICOM
6 3 (20.00%) Data Integration
6 3 (20.00%) ISTQB
6 3 (20.00%) Requirements Management

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (26.67%) MS Visio
2 4 (26.67%) MS Office
3 3 (20.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (20.00%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle9i Database
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (13.33%) QlikView
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (13.33%) JIRA
3 1 (6.67%) Selenium
3 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Test Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Graduate
3 2 (13.33%) Junior
3 2 (13.33%) Developer
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Junior Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Graduate Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Test Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) QA Test Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Automation Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Tester
4 1 (6.67%) QA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
1 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
1 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) PACS
1 3 (20.00%) Data Integration
1 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Client/Server
2 2 (13.33%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (40.00%) Test Management
2 6 (40.00%) CRM
3 5 (33.33%) Migration
3 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 5 (33.33%) Data Migration
4 4 (26.67%) Regression Testing
4 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
5 3 (20.00%) Project Management
5 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (20.00%) Requirements Management
6 2 (13.33%) Scrum
6 2 (13.33%) Change Management
6 2 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) System Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Functional Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Information Governance
7 1 (6.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) ISEB
1 3 (20.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (6.67%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) HL7
2 3 (20.00%) DICOM
2 3 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle
3 3 (20.00%) Laserfiche
4 1 (6.67%) Progress