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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 88 82 66
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -16
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 11 13 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.05% 1.23% 2.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.18% 1.45% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 16
Average salary £34,000 £31,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.93% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,500 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £34,200 £47,500
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 Milton Keynes region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
931 897 868
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 88.50% 84.54% 80.22%
Number of salaries quoted 801 678 697
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 9 February 2016.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 18 (40.91%) SQL
2 17 (38.64%) Finance
3 13 (29.55%) Project Management
3 13 (29.55%) SAS
3 13 (29.55%) Data Quality
3 13 (29.55%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (25.00%) Software Testing
5 11 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 10 (22.73%) ISEB
7 9 (20.45%) QA
8 6 (13.64%) Degree
8 6 (13.64%) Regression Testing
8 6 (13.64%) Mobile App
9 5 (11.36%) LAMP
9 5 (11.36%) Oracle
9 5 (11.36%) SQL Server
9 5 (11.36%) JIRA
9 5 (11.36%) Manual Testing
10 4 (9.09%) Banking
10 4 (9.09%) HTML
10 4 (9.09%) Java
10 4 (9.09%) E-Commerce
10 4 (9.09%) .NET
10 4 (9.09%) Unix
10 4 (9.09%) Windows
10 4 (9.09%) Validation
10 4 (9.09%) HP UFT
10 4 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
10 4 (9.09%) Mentoring

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 13 (29.55%) SAS
2 1 (2.27%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) LAN
2 2 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.36%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.55%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (2.27%) Base SAS
3 1 (2.27%) Big Data
3 1 (2.27%) DB2
3 1 (2.27%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.27%) PowerCenter
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (11.36%) JIRA
2 4 (9.09%) HP UFT
3 3 (6.82%) Selenium
3 3 (6.82%) Visual Studio
4 2 (4.55%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.55%) JMeter
4 2 (4.55%) SoapUI
4 2 (4.55%) Subversion
5 1 (2.27%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.27%) LoadRunner
5 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.27%) WebDriver
General
1 17 (38.64%) Finance
2 4 (9.09%) Banking
3 3 (6.82%) Automotive
3 3 (6.82%) Retail
4 2 (4.55%) Marketing
4 2 (4.55%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.27%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 26 (59.09%) Analyst
2 13 (29.55%) Test Analyst
3 10 (22.73%) Risk Analyst
3 10 (22.73%) Tester
4 6 (13.64%) Software Tester
5 5 (11.36%) Test Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) E-Commerce Tester
7 3 (6.82%) Data Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) Junior
7 3 (6.82%) Quality Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) Senior Quality Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) Software Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) Software Test Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) Software Test Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) SQL Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) SQL Data Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) Validation Tester
8 2 (4.55%) Data Quality Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.36%) LAMP
2 4 (9.09%) .NET
2 4 (9.09%) HTML
3 3 (6.82%) XML
4 2 (4.55%) Laravel
4 2 (4.55%) Symfony
4 2 (4.55%) Web Services
4 2 (4.55%) XML Messaging
5 1 (2.27%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.27%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (29.55%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.64%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.55%) Data Integration
3 2 (4.55%) Mainframe
3 2 (4.55%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.27%) Data Extraction
4 1 (2.27%) Learning Management System
4 1 (2.27%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.09%) Unix
1 4 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (2.27%) Android
2 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.27%) Windows 8
2 1 (2.27%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (29.55%) Project Management
2 12 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 6 (13.64%) Regression Testing
5 5 (11.36%) Manual Testing
6 4 (9.09%) E-Commerce
6 4 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 4 (9.09%) SDLC
6 4 (9.09%) Validation
7 3 (6.82%) Test Strategy
8 2 (4.55%) Automation Testing
8 2 (4.55%) Business Transformation
8 2 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (4.55%) Functional Testing
8 2 (4.55%) MVC
8 2 (4.55%) OO
8 2 (4.55%) OO PHP
8 2 (4.55%) System Integration Testing
8 2 (4.55%) Test Automation
8 2 (4.55%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (40.91%) SQL
2 4 (9.09%) Java
3 3 (6.82%) C#
3 3 (6.82%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.55%) PHP
4 2 (4.55%) Python
5 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.27%) VB
5 1 (2.27%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (22.73%) ISEB
2 6 (13.64%) Degree
3 3 (6.82%) ISTQB
4 2 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (29.55%) Data Quality
2 9 (20.45%) QA
3 2 (4.55%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (11.36%) Oracle
2 2 (4.55%) HP
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.55%) SAP
2 2 (4.55%) Zend
3 1 (2.27%) Citrix
3 1 (2.27%) IBM
3 1 (2.27%) Informatica
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hanslope Park, Milton Keynes
HMGCC
Salary: £27,709 - £31,437 (with a potential to earn £33,248)
Posted: 15 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
HMGCC
Salary: £40,269 to £45,691 (with a potential to earn £48,322)
Posted: 15 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
HMGCC
Salary: £32,757 to £37,167 (with a potential to earn £39,308)
Posted: 15 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
HMGCC
Salary: £27,709 - £31,437 (with a potential to earn £33,248)
Posted: 15 days ago
Milton Keynes
Cognizant
Posted: 16 days ago