The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 82 139 99
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -40
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 25 7 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.81% 0.32% 1.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.14% 0.37% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 23
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £40,600 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,000 £55,000
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 Reading region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1170 1906 1967
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 84.60% 86.56% 84.35%
Number of salaries quoted 843 1506 1292
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £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 Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading 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 Reading

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Reading

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Reading region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Reading

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 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 Reading region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 20 (55.56%) SAP
1 20 (55.56%) HP
2 17 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (47.22%) Test Strategy
3 13 (36.11%) JMeter
3 13 (36.11%) Java
4 12 (33.33%) Finance
4 12 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 12 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 12 (33.33%) QA
4 12 (33.33%) Selenium
5 11 (30.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (30.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (30.56%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 10 (27.78%) Release Management
7 9 (25.00%) Automation Testing
8 8 (22.22%) WebDriver
8 8 (22.22%) Automated Testing
8 8 (22.22%) SQL
9 7 (19.44%) Oracle
9 7 (19.44%) HTML
9 7 (19.44%) Financial Institution
9 7 (19.44%) Security Testing
9 7 (19.44%) Gatling
10 6 (16.67%) C#
11 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
11 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
11 5 (13.89%) Ariba
11 5 (13.89%) SuccessFactors
11 5 (13.89%) Presales

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) SAP CO
1 3 (8.33%) SAP FI
1 3 (8.33%) SAP FI/CO
1 3 (8.33%) SAP FSCM
1 3 (8.33%) SAP MM
1 3 (8.33%) SAP PP
1 3 (8.33%) SAP PS
1 3 (8.33%) SAP SD
2 2 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) WAN
2 1 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) InfluxDB
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (36.11%) JMeter
2 12 (33.33%) Selenium
3 11 (30.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (22.22%) WebDriver
5 7 (19.44%) Gatling
6 4 (11.11%) LoadRunner
6 4 (11.11%) Visual Studio
7 3 (8.33%) JIRA
8 1 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
8 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 12 (33.33%) Finance
2 7 (19.44%) Financial Institution
3 2 (5.56%) Retail
4 1 (2.78%) Marketing
4 1 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 16 (44.44%) Test Leader
2 10 (27.78%) Tester
3 9 (25.00%) Automation Tester
4 7 (19.44%) QA Automation Engineer
4 7 (19.44%) QA Engineer
5 6 (16.67%) QA Automation Tester
5 6 (16.67%) QA Tester
6 5 (13.89%) Consultant
7 4 (11.11%) Analyst
7 4 (11.11%) Performance Consultant
7 4 (11.11%) Performance Test Consultant
7 4 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
7 4 (11.11%) Senior Performance Consultant
7 4 (11.11%) Senior Test Consultant
7 4 (11.11%) Test Consultant
8 3 (8.33%) Software Tester
9 2 (5.56%) Business Analyst
9 2 (5.56%) E-Commerce Analyst
9 2 (5.56%) Retail Business Analyst
9 2 (5.56%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) HTML
2 4 (11.11%) HTML5
3 3 (8.33%) XML
4 1 (2.78%) .NET
4 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.78%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.56%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.78%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.33%) Linux
2 2 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (47.22%) Test Strategy
2 11 (30.56%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
2 11 (30.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (27.78%) Release Management
4 9 (25.00%) Automation Testing
5 8 (22.22%) Automated Testing
6 7 (19.44%) Security Testing
7 5 (13.89%) Performance Testing
7 5 (13.89%) Presales
8 4 (11.11%) Change Control
8 4 (11.11%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 4 (11.11%) Scrum
9 3 (8.33%) QA Automation
10 2 (5.56%) Defect Tracking
10 2 (5.56%) Process Improvement
10 2 (5.56%) Product Management
10 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
10 2 (5.56%) Test Automation
10 2 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (36.11%) Java
2 8 (22.22%) SQL
3 6 (16.67%) C#
4 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
5 4 (11.11%) Python
6 1 (2.78%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 12 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (11.11%) Degree
3 2 (5.56%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.78%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (5.56%) Grafana
Vendors
1 20 (55.56%) HP
1 20 (55.56%) SAP
2 7 (19.44%) Oracle
3 5 (13.89%) Ariba
3 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
4 4 (11.11%) Citrix
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
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