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

Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 69 99
Rank change year-on-year -17 +30  
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 9 19 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.01% 2.20% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 2.44% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 9 19 16
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,400 £32,900 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,300 £39,700 £45,250
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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Milton Keynes
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 836 779 1347
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 93.72% 90.37% 87.64%
Number of salaries quoted 623 637 1069
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% +3.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Test Scripting
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 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 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 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Scripting in Milton Keynes

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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 21 (84.00%) Test Automation
2 17 (68.00%) Selenium
3 15 (60.00%) SQL
4 14 (56.00%) Java
4 14 (56.00%) QA
5 13 (52.00%) Finance
6 12 (48.00%) JIRA
6 12 (48.00%) Regression Testing
7 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (36.00%) WebDriver
8 9 (36.00%) iPad
8 9 (36.00%) QA Automation
9 8 (32.00%) Software Testing
9 8 (32.00%) Degree
10 7 (28.00%) XML
11 6 (24.00%) IntelliJ
11 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
11 6 (24.00%) Test Strategy
12 5 (20.00%) Open Source
12 5 (20.00%) Jenkins
12 5 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
12 5 (20.00%) Validation
12 5 (20.00%) PL/SQL
13 4 (16.00%) JMeter
13 4 (16.00%) ISEB
13 4 (16.00%) HP UFT
13 4 (16.00%) HTML
13 4 (16.00%) SOAP
13 4 (16.00%) Automotive
13 4 (16.00%) User Acceptance Testing

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 (8.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Base SAS
1 1 (4.00%) Big Data
1 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (68.00%) Selenium
2 12 (48.00%) JIRA
3 9 (36.00%) WebDriver
4 6 (24.00%) IntelliJ
5 5 (20.00%) Jenkins
6 4 (16.00%) HP UFT
6 4 (16.00%) JMeter
7 3 (12.00%) Protractor
7 3 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (8.00%) Selenium IDE
8 2 (8.00%) SoapUI
General
1 13 (52.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Automotive
3 1 (4.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Test Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Analyst
3 6 (24.00%) Java Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) Tester
4 5 (20.00%) JIRA Engineer
5 4 (16.00%) QA Engineer
5 4 (16.00%) Test Automation Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) Automation Tester
6 3 (12.00%) Selenium Tester
6 3 (12.00%) Software Tester
6 3 (12.00%) Test Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Data Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Manual Tester
7 2 (8.00%) QA Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) QA Automation Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) QA Test Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) QA Tester
7 2 (8.00%) Quality Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Software Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Software QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) XML
2 4 (16.00%) HTML
2 4 (16.00%) SOAP
3 2 (8.00%) .NET
4 1 (4.00%) Gherkin
4 1 (4.00%) Web Services
4 1 (4.00%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) iPad
2 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (16.00%) iPhone
4 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (84.00%) Test Automation
2 12 (48.00%) Regression Testing
3 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (36.00%) QA Automation
5 8 (32.00%) Software Testing
6 6 (24.00%) Test Strategy
7 5 (20.00%) Open Source
7 5 (20.00%) Validation
8 4 (16.00%) Functional Testing
8 4 (16.00%) Scenario Testing
8 4 (16.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (12.00%) Defect Management
9 3 (12.00%) Manual Testing
10 2 (8.00%) Data Analysis
10 2 (8.00%) OO
10 2 (8.00%) OOP
10 2 (8.00%) Scrum
10 2 (8.00%) Smoke Testing
10 2 (8.00%) Time Management
11 1 (4.00%) Data Reconciliation
Programming Languages
1 15 (60.00%) SQL
2 14 (56.00%) Java
3 5 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (12.00%) C#
5 2 (8.00%) Perl
5 2 (8.00%) Python
5 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (8.00%) VBA
6 1 (4.00%) VB
6 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) Degree
2 5 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (16.00%) ISEB
4 3 (12.00%) ISTQB
5 1 (4.00%) HND
5 1 (4.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (4.00%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (56.00%) QA
2 2 (8.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (4.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) HP
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
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