The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 66 84 97
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +13
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 32 27 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.81% 1.90% 1.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.29% 2.27% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 30 27 28
Median salary £32,750 £33,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.23% -10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,000 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Test Scripting
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
973 1192 1670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.35% 84.06% 88.41%
Number of salaries quoted 777 1051 1454
Median salary £38,500 £40,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire 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 Cheshire

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Cheshire

Test Scripting
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Scripting across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Test Scripting Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Test Scripting
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Scripting within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +6 7 £30,500 -7.57%
Macclesfield - 6 £27,500 - 2
Crewe - 5 £32,000 -
Chester +7 3 £47,500 +8.57%
Test Scripting
North West

Test Scripting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Test Scripting.

1 31 (52.54%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (49.15%) ISEB
3 28 (47.46%) Regression Testing
4 25 (42.37%) QA
5 20 (33.90%) Defect Management
6 19 (32.20%) Software Testing
7 18 (30.51%) Manual Testing
8 17 (28.81%) User Acceptance Testing
9 16 (27.12%) SQL
10 14 (23.73%) ITIL
10 14 (23.73%) ITIL Certification
10 14 (23.73%) Continuous Improvement
10 14 (23.73%) Process Improvement
10 14 (23.73%) Line Management
11 13 (22.03%) JIRA
11 13 (22.03%) .NET
12 12 (20.34%) C#
12 12 (20.34%) Windows
12 12 (20.34%) HP UFT
12 12 (20.34%) SQL Server
12 12 (20.34%) Performance Testing
12 12 (20.34%) Team Foundation Server
13 11 (18.64%) MSTest
13 11 (18.64%) Release Management
13 11 (18.64%) HP Quality Center
13 11 (18.64%) MySQL
14 10 (16.95%) ASP.NET
14 10 (16.95%) Automated Testing
14 10 (16.95%) Defect Tracking
14 10 (16.95%) Information Governance

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 2 (3.39%) GlassFish
1 2 (3.39%) JBoss
1 2 (3.39%) Tomcat
1 2 (3.39%) WebLogic
1 2 (3.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) SAP BPC
1 2 (3.39%) SAP SCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (20.34%) SQL Server
2 11 (18.64%) MySQL
3 2 (3.39%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 13 (22.03%) JIRA
2 12 (20.34%) HP UFT
2 12 (20.34%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (18.64%) MSTest
4 3 (5.08%) Selenium
5 2 (3.39%) JIRA Agile
6 1 (1.69%) Bugzilla
6 1 (1.69%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.69%) LoadRunner
6 1 (1.69%) Selenium IDE
6 1 (1.69%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.69%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (15.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 37 (62.71%) Tester
2 27 (45.76%) Analyst
3 25 (42.37%) Test Analyst
4 22 (37.29%) Software Tester
5 12 (20.34%) QA Analyst
5 12 (20.34%) QA Test Analyst
6 11 (18.64%) QA Tester
6 11 (18.64%) Software Analyst
6 11 (18.64%) Software QA Tester
6 11 (18.64%) Software Test Analyst
7 4 (6.78%) Financial Analyst
7 4 (6.78%) Manual Test Analyst
8 2 (3.39%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (3.39%) Senior Test Analyst
8 2 (3.39%) Software Engineer
8 2 (3.39%) Test Engineer
9 1 (1.69%) Automation Test Analyst
9 1 (1.69%) Senior Test Engineer
9 1 (1.69%) Team Leader
9 1 (1.69%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (22.03%) .NET
2 10 (16.95%) .NET Framework
2 10 (16.95%) ASP.NET
3 4 (6.78%) ISPF
4 3 (5.08%) Web Services
5 2 (3.39%) J2EE
5 2 (3.39%) JSTL
5 2 (3.39%) REST
5 2 (3.39%) SOAP
5 2 (3.39%) Spring
5 2 (3.39%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.78%) Fintech
1 4 (6.78%) IBM Mainframe
1 4 (6.78%) Mainframe
2 2 (3.39%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.39%) Data Conversion
2 2 (3.39%) FMCG
2 2 (3.39%) iPad
2 2 (3.39%) Mathematics
2 2 (3.39%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.39%) User Experience
3 1 (1.69%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 12 (20.34%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (52.54%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (47.46%) Regression Testing
3 20 (33.90%) Defect Management
4 19 (32.20%) Software Testing
5 18 (30.51%) Manual Testing
6 17 (28.81%) User Acceptance Testing
7 14 (23.73%) Continuous Improvement
7 14 (23.73%) ITIL
7 14 (23.73%) Line Management
7 14 (23.73%) Process Improvement
8 12 (20.34%) Performance Testing
9 11 (18.64%) Release Management
10 10 (16.95%) Automated Testing
10 10 (16.95%) Defect Tracking
10 10 (16.95%) Information Governance
11 6 (10.17%) SDLC
12 4 (6.78%) Integration Testing
12 4 (6.78%) Mentoring
12 4 (6.78%) System Integration Testing
13 3 (5.08%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (27.12%) SQL
2 12 (20.34%) C#
3 4 (6.78%) JCL
4 3 (5.08%) Java
5 2 (3.39%) ABAP
6 1 (1.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 29 (49.15%) ISEB
2 14 (23.73%) ITIL Certification
3 8 (13.56%) ISTQB
4 2 (3.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (42.37%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.78%) RACF
1 4 (6.78%) Time Sharing Option
1 4 (6.78%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 11 (18.64%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (6.78%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (6.78%) IBM
2 2 (3.39%) hybris
2 2 (3.39%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.39%) SAP
3 1 (1.69%) HP
Macclesfield, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £150 - £175 per annum + 37000
Posted: 16 hours ago
Northwich
Foresight Solutions
Salary: £0 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 21 days ago