Period
to 23 July 2017

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 6 months to 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Berkshire > Newbury
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 65 67
Rank change year-on-year +12 +2 +13
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 10 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newbury 2.29% 0.35% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.57% 0.40% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 4
Newbury median annual salary £35,000 £60,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -41.67% +29.73% +23.33%
10th Percentile £28,225 £57,750 £35,050
90th Percentile £37,800 £62,250 £53,750
Berkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -10.53% +18.75%

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 389 500 544
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newbury 89.22% 87.72% 88.17%
Number of salaries quoted 299 409 364
Newbury median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.74% +3.89%
10th Percentile £27,700 £22,500 £27,150
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Test Scripting
Job Vacancy Trend in Newbury

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

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 23 July 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 8 (80.00%) Selenium
1 8 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 7 (70.00%) QA
2 7 (70.00%) Java
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (60.00%) JMeter
3 6 (60.00%) SQL
3 6 (60.00%) Linux
3 6 (60.00%) OOP
3 6 (60.00%) OO
3 6 (60.00%) Unix
3 6 (60.00%) Shell Script
3 6 (60.00%) Web Testing
3 6 (60.00%) Kanban
4 5 (50.00%) Telecoms
5 4 (40.00%) Finance
5 4 (40.00%) Banking
6 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Manual Testing
6 2 (20.00%) C#
7 1 (10.00%) Android
7 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
7 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Subversion
7 1 (10.00%) Sahi
7 1 (10.00%) WebDriver
7 1 (10.00%) Open Source
7 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC

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 (10.00%) OPENHousing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Diameter Protocol
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) Selenium
2 6 (60.00%) JMeter
3 1 (10.00%) Appium
3 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (10.00%) NUnit
3 1 (10.00%) Robot Framework
3 1 (10.00%) Sahi
3 1 (10.00%) SpecFlow
3 1 (10.00%) Subversion
3 1 (10.00%) UI Automator
3 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (10.00%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (40.00%) Banking
2 4 (40.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) QA Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) Automation Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) QA Automation Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Junior
4 2 (20.00%) Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Junior QA Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Automation Test Lead
5 1 (10.00%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Junior Test Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Manual Test Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Manual Tester
5 1 (10.00%) QA Test Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Software Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Software Tester
5 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Web Applications Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) REST
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) iPad
1 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
1 6 (60.00%) Unix
2 1 (10.00%) Android
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (60.00%) Kanban
3 6 (60.00%) OO
3 6 (60.00%) OOP
3 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (60.00%) Web Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Manual Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Change Control
5 1 (10.00%) Functional Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Machine Learning
5 1 (10.00%) MVC
5 1 (10.00%) Open Source
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Process Management
5 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
5 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) Shell Script
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (70.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle