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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 60 88 78
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -10
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 21 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.54% 1.23% 1.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.83% 1.37% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 19 11 10
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £29,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £34,100
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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
741 947 910
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 89.60% 89.59% 85.21%
Number of salaries quoted 615 804 692
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
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 19 February 2017.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 24 (61.54%) SQL
2 21 (53.85%) QA
3 19 (48.72%) Degree
4 16 (41.03%) Finance
4 16 (41.03%) Selenium
5 15 (38.46%) Java
6 13 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (30.77%) Software Testing
7 12 (30.77%) Regression Testing
8 9 (23.08%) ISEB
8 9 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (23.08%) iPad
9 8 (20.51%) Test Automation
9 8 (20.51%) WebDriver
9 8 (20.51%) JIRA
9 8 (20.51%) Computer Science
9 8 (20.51%) PL/SQL
9 8 (20.51%) IntelliJ
10 7 (17.95%) Test Strategy
10 7 (17.95%) Automation Testing
10 7 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (17.95%) QA Automation
11 6 (15.38%) Automated Testing
11 6 (15.38%) Android
11 6 (15.38%) iPhone
11 6 (15.38%) XML
11 6 (15.38%) Defect Management
12 5 (12.82%) Validation
12 5 (12.82%) MS PowerPoint
12 5 (12.82%) Data Analysis

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 4 (10.26%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (12.82%) 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 4 (10.26%) Base SAS
1 4 (10.26%) 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 16 (41.03%) Selenium
2 8 (20.51%) IntelliJ
2 8 (20.51%) JIRA
2 8 (20.51%) WebDriver
3 3 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 3 (7.69%) JMeter
3 3 (7.69%) SoapUI
3 3 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.56%) HP UFT
4 1 (2.56%) Selenium IDE
General
1 16 (41.03%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Automotive
3 2 (5.13%) Retail
4 1 (2.56%) Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 19 (48.72%) Analyst
2 9 (23.08%) Test Analyst
3 7 (17.95%) QA Analyst
3 7 (17.95%) Test Engineer
3 7 (17.95%) Tester
4 6 (15.38%) Java Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) QA Test Analyst
4 6 (15.38%) Software Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) Data Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) QA Engineer
5 5 (12.82%) QA Tester
5 5 (12.82%) Software Test Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) Software Tester
5 5 (12.82%) SQL Analyst
6 4 (10.26%) QA Test Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) Selenium Tester
6 4 (10.26%) Software QA Tester
6 4 (10.26%) SQL Data Analyst
6 4 (10.26%) Test Manager
7 3 (7.69%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.38%) 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 9 (23.08%) iPad
2 8 (20.51%) Computer Science
3 7 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (15.38%) iPhone
5 3 (7.69%) Data Extraction
6 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.38%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (30.77%) Regression Testing
2 12 (30.77%) Software Testing
3 9 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (20.51%) Test Automation
5 7 (17.95%) Automation Testing
5 7 (17.95%) QA Automation
5 7 (17.95%) Test Strategy
6 6 (15.38%) Automated Testing
6 6 (15.38%) Defect Management
7 5 (12.82%) Data Analysis
7 5 (12.82%) Data Reconciliation
7 5 (12.82%) Validation
8 4 (10.26%) Manual Testing
8 4 (10.26%) Time Management
9 3 (7.69%) Load Testing
9 3 (7.69%) Open Source
9 3 (7.69%) SDLC
9 3 (7.69%) System Integration Testing
10 2 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (61.54%) SQL
2 15 (38.46%) Java
3 8 (20.51%) PL/SQL
4 4 (10.26%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.56%) C#
5 1 (2.56%) C++
5 1 (2.56%) Python
5 1 (2.56%) Ruby
5 1 (2.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (48.72%) Degree
2 9 (23.08%) ISEB
3 3 (7.69%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.56%) HND
4 1 (2.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (53.85%) QA
2 4 (10.26%) 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