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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 66 90 81
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -9
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 23 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.84% 0.84% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.23% 0.96% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 21 6 7
Median salary £30,000 £36,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.24% +11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £38,750 £34,400
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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
711 939 880
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 87.89% 87.35% 83.57%
Number of salaries quoted 617 809 670
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £27,500 £30,567
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of job ads across the Milton Keynes region citing Test Scripting as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 21 January 2017.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT jobs citing Test Scripting also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 23 (58.97%) SQL
2 17 (43.59%) Finance
3 16 (41.03%) QA
4 15 (38.46%) Degree
5 13 (33.33%) Software Testing
6 12 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (28.21%) Selenium
8 10 (25.64%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (25.64%) Java
8 10 (25.64%) PL/SQL
9 9 (23.08%) ISEB
10 8 (20.51%) Validation
10 8 (20.51%) Data Reconciliation
10 8 (20.51%) Test Automation
10 8 (20.51%) MS PowerPoint
10 8 (20.51%) Data Analysis
11 7 (17.95%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (17.95%) Base SAS
11 7 (17.95%) Hadoop
11 7 (17.95%) Data Quality
11 7 (17.95%) Regression Testing
11 7 (17.95%) SAS
11 7 (17.95%) T-SQL
12 6 (15.38%) Test Strategy
12 6 (15.38%) iPad
12 6 (15.38%) Data Extraction
12 6 (15.38%) JIRA
13 5 (12.82%) Computer Science
13 5 (12.82%) WebDriver
13 5 (12.82%) XML

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (17.95%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (20.51%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.95%) Base SAS
1 7 (17.95%) Hadoop
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.56%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (2.56%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 11 (28.21%) Selenium
2 6 (15.38%) JIRA
3 5 (12.82%) IntelliJ
3 5 (12.82%) WebDriver
4 3 (7.69%) JMeter
4 3 (7.69%) SoapUI
4 3 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (5.13%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.56%) HP UFT
General
1 17 (43.59%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Automotive
3 2 (5.13%) Marketing
3 2 (5.13%) Retail
4 1 (2.56%) Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 23 (58.97%) Analyst
2 11 (28.21%) Test Analyst
3 8 (20.51%) Data Analyst
3 8 (20.51%) SQL Analyst
4 7 (17.95%) SQL Data Analyst
5 6 (15.38%) QA Analyst
5 6 (15.38%) QA Test Analyst
5 6 (15.38%) Test Engineer
6 5 (12.82%) Java Engineer
6 5 (12.82%) Software Analyst
6 5 (12.82%) Software Test Analyst
6 5 (12.82%) Tester
7 4 (10.26%) QA Engineer
7 4 (10.26%) QA Test Engineer
7 4 (10.26%) QA Tester
7 4 (10.26%) Test Manager
8 3 (7.69%) Software QA Tester
8 3 (7.69%) Software Tester
8 3 (7.69%) Test Leader
9 2 (5.13%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.82%) XML
2 3 (7.69%) HTML
2 3 (7.69%) XML Messaging
3 1 (2.56%) .NET
3 1 (2.56%) Gherkin
3 1 (2.56%) Pyramid
3 1 (2.56%) SOAP
3 1 (2.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (15.38%) Data Extraction
2 6 (15.38%) iPad
3 5 (12.82%) Computer Science
4 4 (10.26%) iPhone
5 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.26%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 12 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (20.51%) Data Analysis
3 8 (20.51%) Data Reconciliation
3 8 (20.51%) Test Automation
3 8 (20.51%) Validation
4 7 (17.95%) Regression Testing
4 7 (17.95%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (15.38%) Test Strategy
6 5 (12.82%) Defect Management
7 4 (10.26%) Automation Testing
7 4 (10.26%) Manual Testing
7 4 (10.26%) QA Automation
7 4 (10.26%) Time Management
8 3 (7.69%) Automated Testing
8 3 (7.69%) Load Testing
8 3 (7.69%) SDLC
8 3 (7.69%) System Integration Testing
9 2 (5.13%) Creative Marketing
9 2 (5.13%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (58.97%) SQL
2 10 (25.64%) Java
2 10 (25.64%) PL/SQL
3 7 (17.95%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.56%) C++
4 1 (2.56%) Python
4 1 (2.56%) Ruby
4 1 (2.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (38.46%) Degree
2 9 (23.08%) ISEB
3 3 (7.69%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (41.03%) QA
2 7 (17.95%) Data Quality
3 3 (7.69%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.13%) HP
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle
3 1 (2.56%) Informatica
3 1 (2.56%) SAP
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Imperative People
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, HC MK14 6FG
White Clarke Group
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