The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank - - 52
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 0 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury - - 1.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 7
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Test Scripting
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newbury region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
324 332 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 87.33% 74.44% 84.77%
Number of salaries quoted 243 189 294
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Newbury region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Newbury

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Newbury region.

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Newbury

Test Scripting
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) WebDriver
2 2 (66.67%) Client/Server
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) V-Model
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Newbury 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
1 2 (66.67%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) QA Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior QA Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Client/Server
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) V-Model
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA