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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 84 70 92
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +22
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 10 20 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.94% 1.74% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.14% 2.27% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 10 16 8
Average salary £29,750 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,125 £25,320
10% offered a salary of more than £34,100 £46,250 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
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
875 881 923
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 82.63% 76.74% 86.18%
Number of salaries quoted 668 696 827
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (41.18%) Business Analysis
2 14 (41.18%) User Acceptance Testing
3 12 (35.29%) Degree
4 10 (29.41%) SQL
4 10 (29.41%) SQL Server
4 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
5 9 (26.47%) ISEB
5 9 (26.47%) QuickTest Pro
6 8 (23.53%) UML
6 8 (23.53%) Data Modelling
6 8 (23.53%) MS Project
6 8 (23.53%) C#
6 8 (23.53%) ISTQB
6 8 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (23.53%) Programme Management
6 8 (23.53%) V-Model
6 8 (23.53%) Waterfall
7 7 (20.59%) Test Automation
7 7 (20.59%) Finance
7 7 (20.59%) MS Office
7 7 (20.59%) Visual Studio
7 7 (20.59%) MS Visio
8 6 (17.65%) .NET
8 6 (17.65%) Asset Management
8 6 (17.65%) Logistics
8 6 (17.65%) Supply Chain Management
8 6 (17.65%) Automated Testing
8 6 (17.65%) Validation
8 6 (17.65%) QA

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 (2.94%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 8 (23.53%) MS Project
2 7 (20.59%) MS Office
2 7 (20.59%) MS Visio
3 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.82%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 9 (26.47%) QuickTest Pro
2 7 (20.59%) Visual Studio
3 5 (14.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (14.71%) Rational DOORS
3 5 (14.71%) LoadRunner
4 3 (8.82%) Selenium
4 3 (8.82%) JIRA
5 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (2.94%) TestNG
6 1 (2.94%) WatiN
6 1 (2.94%) WebDriver
6 1 (2.94%) PHPUnit
6 1 (2.94%) JUnit
General
1 7 (20.59%) Finance
2 5 (14.71%) Military
2 5 (14.71%) Legal
3 3 (8.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (79.41%) Analyst
2 19 (55.88%) Test Analyst
3 8 (23.53%) Business Analyst
4 7 (20.59%) Agile Business Analyst
4 7 (20.59%) UML Business Analyst
4 7 (20.59%) Tester
5 5 (14.71%) Software Tester
6 4 (11.76%) Software Test Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) UAT Test Manager
7 3 (8.82%) UAT Manager
7 3 (8.82%) Testing Manager
7 3 (8.82%) Test Manager
8 1 (2.94%) Automation Analyst
8 1 (2.94%) Automated Test Analyst
8 1 (2.94%) Automated Tester
8 1 (2.94%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 1 (2.94%) Selenium Tester
8 1 (2.94%) Business Process Analyst
8 1 (2.94%) Senior Business Analyst
8 1 (2.94%) Process Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) .NET
2 5 (14.71%) .NET Framework
3 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET
4 2 (5.88%) XML
5 1 (2.94%) Gherkin
5 1 (2.94%) CSS
5 1 (2.94%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (41.18%) Business Analysis
2 14 (41.18%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (23.53%) UML
3 8 (23.53%) Data Modelling
3 8 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (23.53%) Programme Management
3 8 (23.53%) V-Model
3 8 (23.53%) Waterfall
4 7 (20.59%) Test Automation
5 6 (17.65%) Asset Management
5 6 (17.65%) Logistics
5 6 (17.65%) Supply Chain Management
5 6 (17.65%) Automated Testing
5 6 (17.65%) Validation
5 6 (17.65%) Test Planning
6 5 (14.71%) Manual Testing
6 5 (14.71%) Supplier Management
6 5 (14.71%) Software Testing
7 4 (11.76%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (29.41%) SQL
2 8 (23.53%) C#
3 4 (11.76%) Java
4 3 (8.82%) VBScript
5 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.94%) PHP
5 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (35.29%) Degree
2 9 (26.47%) ISEB
3 8 (23.53%) ISTQB
4 6 (17.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.94%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.65%) QA
System Software
1 4 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.71%) IBM
2 5 (14.71%) HP
3 4 (11.76%) VMware
4 1 (2.94%) Telerik
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