The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Blackpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 18 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 3.28% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.92% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
Test Scripting
Lancashire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Blackpool region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Blackpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
51 24 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 83.61% 88.89% 63.64%
Number of salaries quoted 44 22 22
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £21,000 £20,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Blackpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Blackpool region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Blackpool

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Blackpool

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Blackpool

Test Scripting
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Blackpool

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Blackpool region citing Test Scripting also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Test Scripting.

1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Stress Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Blackpool by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Blackpool region citing Test Scripting also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Test Scripting. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Stress Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle