The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 32 28 40
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +12
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 4 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 2.80% 0.88% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.15% 1.06% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Median salary £30,450 £38,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.86% +52.00%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Test Scripting
Manchester

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
127 94 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 88.81% 82.46% 84.71%
Number of salaries quoted 105 88 112
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

The demand trend of job ads across the Bolton 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 Bolton

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Bolton

Test Scripting
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 27 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 Bolton region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) ISEB
1 3 (75.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) SpecFlow
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium IDE
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) B2B

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium IDE
1 1 (25.00%) SpecFlow
1 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Manual Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Junior
3 1 (25.00%) Junior Test Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) B2B
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) ISEB
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Bolton
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
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