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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 12 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 5 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 10.64% 3.23% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.20% 3.77% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Median salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
41 53 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 87.23% 85.48% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 41 46 30
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £44,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Blackpool

The demand trend of job ads across the Blackpool region citing Test Scripting as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 Related IT Skills in Blackpool

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, 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 Blackpool region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 5 (100.00%) JIRA
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Compatibility Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Scala
1 5 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 5 (100.00%) BDD
1 5 (100.00%) Node.js
1 5 (100.00%) User Stories
1 5 (100.00%) Defect Management
2 3 (60.00%) QA Automation
2 3 (60.00%) Gatling
2 3 (60.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (60.00%) Coaching
2 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (60.00%) Confluence
2 3 (60.00%) Test Management
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) Groovy
2 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) QA
2 3 (60.00%) DSL

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Blackpool 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 3 (60.00%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) DSL
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) JIRA
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
1 5 (100.00%) WebDriver
2 3 (60.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (60.00%) Gatling
2 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Tester
1 2 (40.00%) Automation Tester
1 2 (40.00%) QA Automation Tester
1 2 (40.00%) QA Tester
1 2 (40.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
1 2 (40.00%) Selenium Tester
1 2 (40.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Test Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) Node.js
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) BDD
1 5 (100.00%) Compatibility Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 5 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) User Stories
2 3 (60.00%) Coaching
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (60.00%) QA Automation
2 3 (60.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Scala
2 3 (60.00%) Groovy
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA