The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Newbury 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 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Berkshire / Newbury
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 47 43
Rank change year-on-year +22 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 7 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newbury 3.85% 0.64% 1.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.43% 0.73% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 4
Median salary £33,750 £60,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -43.75% +29.72%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £60,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +5.63% +1.42%  

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 Newbury with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Newbury
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 158 275 238
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newbury 86.81% 88.14% 86.55%
Number of salaries quoted 125 218 171
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £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 Newbury

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newbury 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 Newbury

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Newbury

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

Salary trend for Test Scripting in Newbury

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 Newbury region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 15 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (88.24%) Selenium
2 14 (82.35%) Java
3 13 (76.47%) SQL
3 13 (76.47%) Unix
4 12 (70.59%) Linux
4 12 (70.59%) JMeter
4 12 (70.59%) Shell Script
4 12 (70.59%) QA
4 12 (70.59%) Automated Testing
4 12 (70.59%) Software Engineering
4 12 (70.59%) Kanban
5 11 (64.71%) Web Testing
5 11 (64.71%) Telecoms
5 11 (64.71%) OOP
5 11 (64.71%) OO
6 9 (52.94%) Finance
6 9 (52.94%) Banking
7 3 (17.65%) Regression Testing
7 3 (17.65%) Software Testing
8 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
8 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (11.76%) C#
8 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
8 2 (11.76%) Android
9 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
9 1 (5.88%) CSS
9 1 (5.88%) Web Services
9 1 (5.88%) Oracle
9 1 (5.88%) SQL Server

Test Scripting
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newbury 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) OPENHousing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Diameter Protocol
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (88.24%) Selenium
2 12 (70.59%) JMeter
3 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
4 1 (5.88%) Appium
4 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
4 1 (5.88%) Eclipse
4 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.88%) HP UFT
4 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
4 1 (5.88%) Ranorex
4 1 (5.88%) Robot Framework
4 1 (5.88%) Sahi
4 1 (5.88%) SpecFlow
4 1 (5.88%) Subversion
4 1 (5.88%) UI Automator
4 1 (5.88%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (64.71%) Telecoms
2 9 (52.94%) Banking
2 9 (52.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) QA Engineer
2 10 (58.82%) Automation Engineer
2 10 (58.82%) QA Automation Engineer
3 7 (41.18%) Junior
4 6 (35.29%) Junior QA Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) Analyst
5 3 (17.65%) Test Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Agile Test Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Graduate
6 1 (5.88%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Junior Test Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Manual Tester
6 1 (5.88%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Software Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Software Test Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Software Tester
6 1 (5.88%) Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Test Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Test Leader
6 1 (5.88%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) CSS
1 1 (5.88%) REST
1 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) iPad
2 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Unix
2 12 (70.59%) Linux
3 2 (11.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (70.59%) Automated Testing
2 12 (70.59%) Kanban
2 12 (70.59%) Software Engineering
3 11 (64.71%) OO
3 11 (64.71%) OOP
3 11 (64.71%) Web Testing
4 3 (17.65%) Regression Testing
4 3 (17.65%) Software Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
6 1 (5.88%) Change Control
6 1 (5.88%) Machine Learning
6 1 (5.88%) Manual Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Open Source
6 1 (5.88%) Process Management
6 1 (5.88%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) Java
2 13 (76.47%) SQL
3 12 (70.59%) Shell Script
4 2 (11.76%) C#
5 1 (5.88%) C++
5 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (70.59%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) HP
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle