Period
to 15 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 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 6 months to 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Berkshire > Bracknell
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 62 56
Rank change year-on-year -17 -6 +25
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 10 7 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 1.39% 1.40% 4.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.46% 1.54% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 32
Bracknell median annual salary £75,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% +11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £58,875 £47,500 £41,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £52,500 £47,500
Berkshire median annual salary £40,000 £41,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.03% -8.33% -

Test Scripting is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bracknell
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 687 456 647
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 95.28% 91.38% 91.26%
Number of salaries quoted 589 335 506
Bracknell median annual salary £55,000 £49,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.24% +8.89% -2.70%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £72,500 £65,625
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

Test Scripting
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

Job postings citing Test Scripting as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bracknell.

Job vacancy trend for Test Scripting in Bracknell

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

Salary trend for Test Scripting in Bracknell

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Bracknell

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Scripting in Bracknell over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Test Scripting in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, IT jobs citing Test Scripting also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bracknell region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) QA
2 5 (50.00%) JIRA
2 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (50.00%) TDD
2 5 (50.00%) Pair Programming
2 5 (50.00%) Scrum
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 5 (50.00%) Test Management
2 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (50.00%) Release Management
2 5 (50.00%) Kanban
2 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (50.00%) Mercurial
2 5 (50.00%) Confluence
2 5 (50.00%) BDD
2 5 (50.00%) REST
2 5 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 5 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (50.00%) User Stories
2 5 (50.00%) DevOps
2 5 (50.00%) Microservices
2 5 (50.00%) Serverless
3 4 (40.00%) Java
4 3 (30.00%) HTML
4 3 (30.00%) OO
4 3 (30.00%) CSS

Test Scripting
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell 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 5 (50.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Serverless
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 5 (50.00%) JIRA
1 5 (50.00%) Mercurial
2 2 (20.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (20.00%) Gradle
2 2 (20.00%) IntelliJ
2 2 (20.00%) JUnit
2 2 (20.00%) Maven
2 2 (20.00%) Selenium
2 2 (20.00%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Java Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Test Manager
3 2 (20.00%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) AWS Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) IT Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) QA Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) QA Test Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Java Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Java Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Test Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) React Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) REST
2 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (30.00%) CSS
2 3 (30.00%) CSS3
2 3 (30.00%) HTML
2 3 (30.00%) HTML5
2 3 (30.00%) LESS
2 3 (30.00%) Node.js
2 3 (30.00%) React
2 3 (30.00%) Sass
3 2 (20.00%) Ember.js
3 2 (20.00%) JSF
3 2 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (20.00%) Spring
3 2 (20.00%) Spring MVC
3 2 (20.00%) Struts
3 2 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) Robotics
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) BDD
2 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (50.00%) DevOps
2 5 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 5 (50.00%) Kanban
2 5 (50.00%) Microservices
2 5 (50.00%) Pair Programming
2 5 (50.00%) Release Management
2 5 (50.00%) Scrum
2 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (50.00%) TDD
2 5 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (50.00%) Test Management
2 5 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 5 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 5 (50.00%) User Stories
3 3 (30.00%) Cross-Browser Development
3 3 (30.00%) Front End Development
3 3 (30.00%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (100.00%) QA