Period
to 15 June 2019

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 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Berkshire > Bracknell
6 months to
15 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 71 72 49
Rank change year-on-year +1 -23 +34
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 8 4 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 1.13% 0.66% 3.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.18% 0.70% 3.79%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 12
Bracknell median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £41,600 £44,250 £47,500
90th Percentile £74,500 £58,750 £53,750
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -

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 676 574 501
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 95.08% 94.10% 88.20%
Number of salaries quoted 546 450 394
Bracknell median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +10.53% +5.56%
10th Percentile £36,375 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £71,025 £67,500
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 June 2019.

Salary histogram for Test Scripting in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 15 June 2019, 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 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) QA
3 4 (50.00%) Release Management
3 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (50.00%) Functional Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Serverless
4 3 (37.50%) Sprint Planning
4 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (37.50%) REST
4 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
4 3 (37.50%) User Stories
4 3 (37.50%) DevOps
4 3 (37.50%) Microservices
4 3 (37.50%) React
4 3 (37.50%) HTML
4 3 (37.50%) CSS
4 3 (37.50%) TDD
4 3 (37.50%) Pair Programming
4 3 (37.50%) JIRA
4 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Test Management
4 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
5 2 (25.00%) Finance
5 2 (25.00%) Selenium
5 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
5 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (25.00%) System Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Kanban

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 2 (25.00%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP GRC
1 1 (12.50%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (37.50%) Serverless
2 1 (12.50%) AWS Lambda
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
1 3 (37.50%) JIRA
2 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (25.00%) Mercurial
2 2 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (12.50%) Appium
3 1 (12.50%) Bitbucket
3 1 (12.50%) Gradle
3 1 (12.50%) Maven
3 1 (12.50%) TeamCity
3 1 (12.50%) TestRail
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 2 (25.00%) React Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Senior React Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (12.50%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) AWS Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Java Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Technical Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Security Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior SAP Technical Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Software Release Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) CSS
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
1 3 (37.50%) React
1 3 (37.50%) REST
2 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (25.00%) CSS3
2 2 (25.00%) HTML5
2 2 (25.00%) LESS
2 2 (25.00%) Node.js
2 2 (25.00%) Sass
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Fiori
3 1 (12.50%) Spring Boot
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Release Management
2 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (37.50%) DevOps
3 3 (37.50%) Microservices
3 3 (37.50%) Pair Programming
3 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 3 (37.50%) Sprint Planning
3 3 (37.50%) TDD
3 3 (37.50%) Test Management
3 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
3 3 (37.50%) User Stories
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (25.00%) Functional Programming
4 2 (25.00%) Kanban
4 2 (25.00%) OO
4 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (25.00%) System Testing
4 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) HP ALM
1 1 (12.50%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Fujitsu
1 1 (12.50%) HP
1 1 (12.50%) SAP