The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 79 106 109
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +3
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 34 17 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.57% 1.15% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.92% 1.33% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 27 17 6
Median salary £35,000 £25,000 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -1.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £19,900 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £41,250
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1163 1278 1235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 87.91% 86.53% 89.62%
Number of salaries quoted 939 1059 1028
Median salary £46,000 £47,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.66% +6.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £33,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Test Scripting
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +20 22 £30,000 +20.00% 3
Abingdon +12 6 £28,500 -28.75% 1
Witney - 3 £35,500 - 1
Bicester - 1 £55,000 -
Test Scripting
South East

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 26 (42.62%) Windows
2 24 (39.34%) ISTQB
3 21 (34.43%) SQL Server
3 21 (34.43%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (32.79%) Degree
5 19 (31.15%) SQL
6 18 (29.51%) Regression Testing
6 18 (29.51%) Finance
7 17 (27.87%) T-SQL
7 17 (27.87%) Software Testing
8 16 (26.23%) ISEB
8 16 (26.23%) Defect Tracking
9 13 (21.31%) Test Planning
9 13 (21.31%) Mathematics
9 13 (21.31%) Selenium
9 13 (21.31%) Manual Testing
10 12 (19.67%) Mobile App
10 12 (19.67%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (18.03%) LAN
11 11 (18.03%) WAN
11 11 (18.03%) MS Excel
12 10 (16.39%) JIRA
12 10 (16.39%) QA
12 10 (16.39%) IP Telephony
12 10 (16.39%) Automated Testing
13 9 (14.75%) Load Testing
14 8 (13.11%) Test Automation
14 8 (13.11%) Windows 7
14 8 (13.11%) Microsoft Azure
14 8 (13.11%) Automation Testing

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 1 (1.64%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (18.03%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.92%) MS Office
3 1 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.64%) MS Project
3 1 (1.64%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.28%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.03%) LAN
1 11 (18.03%) WAN
2 10 (16.39%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (34.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (21.31%) Selenium
2 10 (16.39%) JIRA
3 5 (8.20%) Cucumber
3 5 (8.20%) TestComplete
4 4 (6.56%) Ranorex
4 4 (6.56%) WebDriver
5 3 (4.92%) SpecFlow
6 2 (3.28%) Bitbucket
6 2 (3.28%) JUnit
6 2 (3.28%) NUnit
7 1 (1.64%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.64%) JMeter
7 1 (1.64%) Subversion
7 1 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (29.51%) Finance
2 8 (13.11%) Banking
2 8 (13.11%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.56%) Games
3 4 (6.56%) Multimedia
4 3 (4.92%) Marketing
5 2 (3.28%) Local Government
5 2 (3.28%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (39.34%) Tester
2 23 (37.70%) Analyst
3 22 (36.07%) Test Analyst
4 10 (16.39%) Junior
4 10 (16.39%) Senior Analyst
4 10 (16.39%) Senior Test Analyst
5 9 (14.75%) Automation Tester
5 9 (14.75%) Test Engineer
6 8 (13.11%) Software Test Engineer
7 7 (11.48%) Junior Tester
7 7 (11.48%) Software Tester
7 7 (11.48%) Web Automation Tester
7 7 (11.48%) Web Tester
8 5 (8.20%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
8 5 (8.20%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
8 5 (8.20%) Senior Technical Analyst
8 5 (8.20%) Senior Technical Test Analyst
8 5 (8.20%) Technical Analyst
8 5 (8.20%) Technical Test Analyst
8 5 (8.20%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.48%) HTML
2 4 (6.56%) Flash
2 4 (6.56%) HTML5
3 3 (4.92%) AngularJS
3 3 (4.92%) CSS
3 3 (4.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (4.92%) XML
4 2 (3.28%) .NET
4 2 (3.28%) Hibernate
4 2 (3.28%) RESTful
4 2 (3.28%) Spring
4 2 (3.28%) Web Services
5 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.64%) jQuery
5 1 (1.64%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.67%) Analytical Skills
1 12 (19.67%) Mobile App
2 7 (11.48%) Computer Science
3 6 (9.84%) Life Science
4 5 (8.20%) Management Information System
5 4 (6.56%) Online Games
6 3 (4.92%) Xbox
7 1 (1.64%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 26 (42.62%) Windows
2 8 (13.11%) Windows 7
3 3 (4.92%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.28%) Amazon Linux
4 2 (3.28%) CentOS
4 2 (3.28%) Linux
4 2 (3.28%) Windows Vista
4 2 (3.28%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.64%) Android
5 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (34.43%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (29.51%) Regression Testing
3 17 (27.87%) Software Testing
4 16 (26.23%) Defect Tracking
5 13 (21.31%) Manual Testing
5 13 (21.31%) Mathematics
5 13 (21.31%) Test Planning
6 10 (16.39%) Automated Testing
7 9 (14.75%) Load Testing
8 8 (13.11%) Automation Testing
8 8 (13.11%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (13.11%) Test Automation
9 7 (11.48%) Non-Functional Testing
9 7 (11.48%) Test Management
10 6 (9.84%) Analytics
10 6 (9.84%) Security Testing
11 4 (6.56%) BDD
11 4 (6.56%) Functional Testing
11 4 (6.56%) Performance Testing
11 4 (6.56%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 19 (31.15%) SQL
2 17 (27.87%) T-SQL
3 6 (9.84%) C#
4 4 (6.56%) Java
5 3 (4.92%) C++
5 3 (4.92%) JavaScript
5 3 (4.92%) Python
5 3 (4.92%) VB
5 3 (4.92%) VBScript
6 2 (3.28%) HQL
7 1 (1.64%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 24 (39.34%) ISTQB
2 20 (32.79%) Degree
3 16 (26.23%) ISEB
4 5 (8.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.64%) CBAP
5 1 (1.64%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.39%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (13.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.28%) Twitter
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle
Oxfordshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
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Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + Pension, Gym, Healthcare, Flexi-working
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40,000 per annum + Training + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
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The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford
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Posted: 24 days ago