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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 71 88 83
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -5
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 17 25 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.89% 1.71% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.08% 2.00% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 17 22 12
Median salary £35,000 £35,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% +9.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £45,450 £44,250
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +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 Milton Keynes region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
818 1247 1003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 90.89% 85.18% 82.69%
Number of salaries quoted 640 970 782
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, 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 14 (43.75%) Software Testing
2 13 (40.63%) SQL
3 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (31.25%) SAS
4 10 (31.25%) Data Quality
5 9 (28.13%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (25.00%) Validation
6 8 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (21.88%) ISTQB
8 6 (18.75%) Manual Testing
8 6 (18.75%) Base SAS
8 6 (18.75%) Hadoop
8 6 (18.75%) Data Reconciliation
8 6 (18.75%) Finance
8 6 (18.75%) Data Analysis
8 6 (18.75%) E-Commerce
8 6 (18.75%) T-SQL
8 6 (18.75%) Java
8 6 (18.75%) PL/SQL
9 5 (15.63%) Migration
9 5 (15.63%) Test Strategy
9 5 (15.63%) Data Extraction
9 5 (15.63%) Marketing
9 5 (15.63%) Creative Marketing
10 4 (12.50%) QA
10 4 (12.50%) Selenium
10 4 (12.50%) Degree
10 4 (12.50%) Data Migration
10 4 (12.50%) System Testing

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 10 (31.25%) SAS
2 3 (9.38%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) Base SAS
1 6 (18.75%) Hadoop
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (9.38%) Electronic Patient Records
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (6.25%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Selenium
2 3 (9.38%) Cucumber
2 3 (9.38%) Jenkins
2 3 (9.38%) WebDriver
3 2 (6.25%) Gerrit
3 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.25%) JIRA
3 2 (6.25%) JMeter
3 2 (6.25%) Mercurial
4 1 (3.13%) Hudson
4 1 (3.13%) TeamCity
4 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (18.75%) Finance
2 5 (15.63%) Marketing
3 4 (12.50%) Banking
4 2 (6.25%) Retail
4 2 (6.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (50.00%) Analyst
2 9 (28.13%) Tester
3 8 (25.00%) Data Analyst
3 8 (25.00%) SQL Analyst
3 8 (25.00%) SQL Data Analyst
3 8 (25.00%) Test Analyst
4 7 (21.88%) Agile Tester
5 5 (15.63%) Agile Test Analyst
5 5 (15.63%) E-Commerce Tester
5 5 (15.63%) Test Manager
6 4 (12.50%) IT Manager
6 4 (12.50%) Quality Analyst
6 4 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (12.50%) Senior Quality Analyst
6 4 (12.50%) Software Tester
7 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) Software Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) Software Test Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) .NET
1 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 3 (9.38%) Classic ASP
2 3 (9.38%) HTML
3 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (15.63%) Data Extraction
3 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.13%) Learning Management System
4 1 (3.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Android
1 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
1 1 (3.13%) Windows
1 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
1 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) Software Testing
2 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (28.13%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (25.00%) Validation
5 6 (18.75%) Data Analysis
5 6 (18.75%) Data Reconciliation
5 6 (18.75%) E-Commerce
5 6 (18.75%) Manual Testing
6 5 (15.63%) Creative Marketing
6 5 (15.63%) Migration
6 5 (15.63%) Test Strategy
7 4 (12.50%) API Testing
7 4 (12.50%) BDD
7 4 (12.50%) Data Migration
7 4 (12.50%) Facilities Management
7 4 (12.50%) Functional Testing
7 4 (12.50%) Regression Testing
7 4 (12.50%) System Testing
7 4 (12.50%) TDD
7 4 (12.50%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (40.63%) SQL
2 6 (18.75%) Java
2 6 (18.75%) PL/SQL
2 6 (18.75%) T-SQL
3 4 (12.50%) C#
3 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (9.38%) VB
4 3 (9.38%) VB.NET
5 2 (6.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) ISTQB
2 4 (12.50%) Degree
2 4 (12.50%) ISEB
3 3 (9.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (31.25%) Data Quality
2 4 (12.50%) QA
3 2 (6.25%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) HP
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 38-40k
Posted: 4 days ago
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IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Reed Technology
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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HFG
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago