The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 88 76 88
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +12
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 25 17 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.69% 1.37% 1.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.00% 1.70% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 22 12 16
Average salary £35,500 £32,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.23% -3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,450 £44,250 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
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 Milton Keynes region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1251 1000 1080
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 84.41% 80.58% 83.66%
Number of salaries quoted 965 780 906
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 20 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (51.43%) User Acceptance Testing
3 14 (40.00%) Project Management
4 13 (37.14%) V-Model
5 10 (28.57%) ISEB
5 10 (28.57%) UML
5 10 (28.57%) Data Modelling
5 10 (28.57%) Programme Management
5 10 (28.57%) Degree
6 9 (25.71%) Waterfall
6 9 (25.71%) SDLC
6 9 (25.71%) Finance
7 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
8 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
8 6 (17.14%) QA
8 6 (17.14%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (14.29%) Software Testing
9 5 (14.29%) Test Strategy
9 5 (14.29%) HP
9 5 (14.29%) Banking
10 4 (11.43%) Java
10 4 (11.43%) SQL
10 4 (11.43%) Visual Studio
10 4 (11.43%) Test Management
10 4 (11.43%) Manual Testing
11 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
11 3 (8.57%) Test Automation
11 3 (8.57%) HP Quality Center
11 3 (8.57%) SCCM
11 3 (8.57%) Computer Science

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 (2.86%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.57%) MS Access
3 2 (5.71%) Big Data
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (11.43%) Visual Studio
3 3 (8.57%) JIRA
3 3 (8.57%) Bugzilla
4 2 (5.71%) Selenium
5 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (2.86%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.86%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (2.86%) NUnit
General
1 9 (25.71%) Finance
2 5 (14.29%) Banking
3 3 (8.57%) Retail
3 3 (8.57%) Marketing
4 2 (5.71%) Automotive
5 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (80.00%) Analyst
2 17 (48.57%) Test Analyst
3 11 (31.43%) Business Analyst
4 8 (22.86%) Business Process Analyst
4 8 (22.86%) Process Analyst
5 6 (17.14%) Test Manager
6 3 (8.57%) UAT Manager
6 3 (8.57%) UAT Test Manager
6 3 (8.57%) Testing Manager
6 3 (8.57%) Insurance Business Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Software Test Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Software Tester
7 2 (5.71%) Environment Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Tester
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Business Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Test Environment Manager
8 1 (2.86%) Test Leader
8 1 (2.86%) Quality Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Financial Services Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) .NET
1 3 (8.57%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (51.43%) User Acceptance Testing
3 14 (40.00%) Project Management
4 13 (37.14%) V-Model
5 10 (28.57%) UML
5 10 (28.57%) Data Modelling
5 10 (28.57%) Programme Management
6 9 (25.71%) Waterfall
6 9 (25.71%) SDLC
7 5 (14.29%) Software Testing
7 5 (14.29%) Test Strategy
8 4 (11.43%) Test Management
8 4 (11.43%) Manual Testing
9 3 (8.57%) Test Automation
9 3 (8.57%) Release Management
9 3 (8.57%) System Integration Testing
9 3 (8.57%) Validation
9 3 (8.57%) Service Delivery
9 3 (8.57%) Regression Testing
10 2 (5.71%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) Java
1 4 (11.43%) SQL
2 1 (2.86%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (28.57%) ISEB
1 10 (28.57%) Degree
2 3 (8.57%) ISTQB
3 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.86%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.14%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (8.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.29%) HP
3 3 (8.57%) Atlassian
3 3 (8.57%) Symbian
3 3 (8.57%) BEA
3 3 (8.57%) VMware
4 1 (2.86%) BMC
4 1 (2.86%) Remedy
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