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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Berkshire / Newbury
Rank 27 38 49
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +11
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 7 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 4.02% 3.02% 1.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.79% 3.45% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 7
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £36,000 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,250 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+9.28% -

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
146 203 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 83.91% 87.50% 87.40%
Number of salaries quoted 125 188 256
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

The demand trend of job ads across the Newbury 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 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 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 Newbury region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (60.00%) C#
3 8 (53.33%) Selenium
4 7 (46.67%) Manual Testing
4 7 (46.67%) Unit Testing
4 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (46.67%) Test Strategy
4 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET
4 7 (46.67%) Unix
4 7 (46.67%) Java
4 7 (46.67%) SQL
4 7 (46.67%) .NET
4 7 (46.67%) NUnit
4 7 (46.67%) Automated Testing
4 7 (46.67%) MVC
4 7 (46.67%) Automotive
5 6 (40.00%) Telecoms
5 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 6 (40.00%) QA
6 5 (33.33%) WCF
6 5 (33.33%) Kanban
6 5 (33.33%) Web Testing
6 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (33.33%) JMeter
6 5 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 5 (33.33%) Shell Script
6 5 (33.33%) Linux
6 5 (33.33%) OOP
6 5 (33.33%) OO

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (53.33%) Selenium
2 7 (46.67%) NUnit
3 5 (33.33%) JMeter
4 2 (13.33%) HP UFT
4 2 (13.33%) Ranorex
4 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (46.67%) Automotive
2 6 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (26.67%) Banking
3 4 (26.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Analyst
1 8 (53.33%) Test Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) QA Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Automation Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Junior
3 4 (26.67%) Junior QA Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) QA Automation Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Test Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Manual Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Web Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Web Applications Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) .NET
1 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET
1 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 5 (33.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Unix
2 5 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (13.33%) Android
3 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Automated Testing
2 7 (46.67%) Manual Testing
2 7 (46.67%) MVC
2 7 (46.67%) Test Strategy
2 7 (46.67%) Unit Testing
3 5 (33.33%) Kanban
3 5 (33.33%) OO
3 5 (33.33%) OOP
3 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 5 (33.33%) Web Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Functional Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Scrum
4 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
5 1 (6.67%) Regression Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) C#
2 7 (46.67%) Java
2 7 (46.67%) SQL
3 5 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 2 (13.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) HP
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