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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 103 89 111
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +22
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 8 23 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.57% 1.50% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 1.89% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 6 22 12
Average salary £25,500 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.14% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £27,500 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
Test Scripting
South East

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
1165 1218 1413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 83.33% 79.50% 78.81%
Number of salaries quoted 961 1004 1271
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 February 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Henley-on-Thames - 4 £25,500 -
Oxford -11 2 - - 1
Test Scripting
South East

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (28.57%) ISTQB
2 4 (28.57%) Manual Testing
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) .NET
2 4 (28.57%) Windows
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 3 (21.43%) MS Office
3 3 (21.43%) CSS
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL
3 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
3 3 (21.43%) PHP
3 3 (21.43%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) Banking
3 3 (21.43%) Automated Testing
3 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
3 3 (21.43%) Regression Testing
3 3 (21.43%) Finance
3 3 (21.43%) System Testing
3 3 (21.43%) Test Management
3 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
3 3 (21.43%) Windows 8
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (14.29%) JIRA
4 2 (14.29%) Python
5 1 (7.14%) Embedded C
5 1 (7.14%) ISEB
5 1 (7.14%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) VB

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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.

Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
1 3 (21.43%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Automotive
2 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
2 1 (7.14%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
1 5 (35.71%) Test Leader
2 3 (21.43%) PHP Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Applications Support
3 2 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Tester
3 2 (14.29%) Test Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Lead Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Software Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) QA Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Test Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) .NET
2 3 (21.43%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
2 3 (21.43%) Windows 8
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (28.57%) Manual Testing
2 3 (21.43%) System Testing
2 3 (21.43%) Test Management
2 3 (21.43%) Automated Testing
2 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
2 3 (21.43%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
2 3 (21.43%) Regression Testing
3 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) Reverse Engineering
4 1 (7.14%) Test Strategy
4 1 (7.14%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) PHP
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (7.14%) Embedded C
3 1 (7.14%) VB
3 1 (7.14%) C
3 1 (7.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) ISTQB
2 1 (7.14%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft