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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Berkshire / Bracknell
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 44 -
Rank change year-on-year +17 -  
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 9 15 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 4.02% 3.39% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.59% 3.97% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 15 0
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -  
UK excluding London median salary £38,750 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year +10.71% -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 Bracknell with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Bracknell
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 196 378 365
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 87.50% 85.52% 85.68%
Number of salaries quoted 157 294 279
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -18.18%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Test Scripting
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bracknell 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 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

For the 6 months to 22 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 16 (88.89%) SQL Server
1 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 12 (66.67%) Finance
2 12 (66.67%) Scrum
2 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (66.67%) QA
2 12 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 12 (66.67%) Test Strategy
3 11 (61.11%) Non-Functional Testing
3 11 (61.11%) Continuous Delivery
3 11 (61.11%) QA Automation
3 11 (61.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (61.11%) Software Testing
3 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
4 10 (55.56%) Load Testing
5 8 (44.44%) C#
6 7 (38.89%) .NET
6 7 (38.89%) Manual Testing
6 7 (38.89%) Selenium
7 6 (33.33%) Performance Testing
7 6 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
7 6 (33.33%) TeamCity
7 6 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (33.33%) SQL
8 5 (27.78%) VB.NET
8 5 (27.78%) CSS
8 5 (27.78%) Web Services
8 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
8 5 (27.78%) PHP
8 5 (27.78%) Ajax

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Firewall
1 1 (5.56%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (88.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (61.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (38.89%) Selenium
3 6 (33.33%) TeamCity
4 1 (5.56%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) QA Engineer
2 10 (55.56%) QA Automation Engineer
3 9 (50.00%) Windows Engineer
4 8 (44.44%) Automation Engineer
5 6 (33.33%) Developer
6 5 (27.78%) Full Stack Developer
7 3 (16.67%) QA Test Engineer
7 3 (16.67%) Test Engineer
8 2 (11.11%) Analyst
8 2 (11.11%) Automation Test Analyst
8 2 (11.11%) Manual Test Analyst
8 2 (11.11%) QA Analyst
8 2 (11.11%) QA Automation Analyst
8 2 (11.11%) QA Test Analyst
8 2 (11.11%) Test Analyst
8 2 (11.11%) Test Automation Engineer
9 1 (5.56%) C# Software Developer
9 1 (5.56%) Consultant
9 1 (5.56%) Developer in Test
9 1 (5.56%) VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) .NET
2 5 (27.78%) Ajax
2 5 (27.78%) CSS
2 5 (27.78%) Web Services
2 5 (27.78%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (66.67%) Scrum
1 12 (66.67%) Test Automation
1 12 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 11 (61.11%) Continuous Delivery
2 11 (61.11%) Non-Functional Testing
2 11 (61.11%) QA Automation
2 11 (61.11%) Software Testing
3 10 (55.56%) Load Testing
4 7 (38.89%) Manual Testing
5 6 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (33.33%) Performance Testing
6 5 (27.78%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (27.78%) Web Development
7 1 (5.56%) Network Management
7 1 (5.56%) Regression Testing
7 1 (5.56%) SDET
7 1 (5.56%) Test Management
7 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (5.56%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) C#
2 6 (33.33%) SQL
3 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
3 5 (27.78%) PHP
3 5 (27.78%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) ISTQB
1 5 (27.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) ComArch
2 1 (5.56%) VMware