Period
to 13 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 13 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 101 108 91
Rank change year-on-year +7 -17 +28
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 13 24 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.88% 1.43% 2.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 1.54% 2.77%
Number of salaries quoted 9 23 48
Milton Keynes median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +28.79% +0.76%
10th Percentile £39,500 £24,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £40,625
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £47,500 £37,500 £33,250
% change year-on-year +26.67% +12.78% -5.00%

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Milton Keynes
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,389 1,562 1,518
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 94.30% 92.92% 91.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1,123 1,167 1,326
Milton Keynes median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +0.59%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,900 £65,000 £62,500
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% -

Test Scripting
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Scripting in Milton Keynes

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Salary trend for Test Scripting in Milton Keynes

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Scripting in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 13 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Test Scripting in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 13 November 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 8 (61.54%) Selenium
1 8 (61.54%) Test Automation
2 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (46.15%) WebDriver
4 5 (38.46%) Scenario Testing
5 4 (30.77%) User Stories
5 4 (30.77%) Cucumber
5 4 (30.77%) Hyperion Planning
5 4 (30.77%) Software Testing
5 4 (30.77%) Marketing
5 4 (30.77%) JIRA
5 4 (30.77%) Oracle
5 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
5 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 4 (30.77%) Cognizant
5 4 (30.77%) Hyperion
6 3 (23.08%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (23.08%) Scrum
6 3 (23.08%) QA
6 3 (23.08%) Integration Testing
6 3 (23.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (23.08%) ISTQB
6 3 (23.08%) Bitbucket
6 3 (23.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (23.08%) SDLC
6 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
6 3 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (15.38%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (15.38%) Test Strategy

Test Scripting
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (15.38%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Hyperion Planning
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (15.38%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Essbase
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Selenium
2 6 (46.15%) WebDriver
3 4 (30.77%) Cucumber
3 4 (30.77%) JIRA
4 3 (23.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (23.08%) Bitbucket
4 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
5 2 (15.38%) SpecFlow
General
1 4 (30.77%) Marketing
2 2 (15.38%) Advertising
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Automation Tester
1 3 (23.08%) Tester
2 2 (15.38%) Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Data Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle Developer
2 2 (15.38%) QA Automation Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) QA Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Test Automation Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Testing Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Automation Test Lead
3 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Junior
3 1 (7.69%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Junior Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) QA Test Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Gherkin
2 1 (7.69%) Middleware
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Test Automation
2 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (38.46%) Scenario Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Software Testing
4 4 (30.77%) User Stories
5 3 (23.08%) Integration Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (23.08%) Scrum
5 3 (23.08%) SDLC
6 2 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (15.38%) DRM
6 2 (15.38%) ERP
6 2 (15.38%) Project Management
6 2 (15.38%) Test Strategy
7 1 (7.69%) BDD
7 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
7 1 (7.69%) Manual Testing
7 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
7 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
2 2 (15.38%) C#
2 2 (15.38%) Python
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) ISTQB
1 3 (23.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) PMO
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Cognizant
1 4 (30.77%) Hyperion
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) PeopleSoft