The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Abingdon with a requirement for Test Scripting skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Oxfordshire / Abingdon
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 52 -
Rank change year-on-year +34 -  
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Abingdon 1.20% 0.38% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.52% 0.46% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Median salary £37,500 £30,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year +14.28% -4.10%  

Test Scripting is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Abingdon with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Abingdon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 66 216 104
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Abingdon 79.52% 81.82% 78.79%
Number of salaries quoted 56 108 98
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Test Scripting
Job Vacancy Trend in Abingdon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Abingdon citing Test Scripting as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Test Scripting in Abingdon

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Abingdon

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

Salary trend for Test Scripting in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Abingdon region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 6 (85.71%) Test Automation
2 4 (57.14%) Regression Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Software Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Mathematics
2 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 4 (57.14%) Life Science
2 4 (57.14%) Load Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Security Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Non-Functional Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Scenario Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (28.57%) VBScript
3 2 (28.57%) VB
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
3 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Vista
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
4 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
4 1 (14.29%) System Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Kanban
4 1 (14.29%) Android

Test Scripting
Co-occurring IT Skills in Abingdon 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 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Software Test Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Test Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Android Tester
3 1 (14.29%) iOS Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Manual Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Software Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
1 4 (57.14%) Life Science
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Android
2 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Vista
2 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Test Automation
2 4 (57.14%) Analytics
2 4 (57.14%) Load Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Mathematics
2 4 (57.14%) Non-Functional Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Regression Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Security Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Software Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Scenario Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Kanban
4 1 (14.29%) Line Management
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) System Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Test Planning
4 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) VB
1 2 (28.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
2 1 (14.29%) ISEB
2 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft