The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting skills in IT jobs advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Scripting over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 27 23 16
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -7
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 6 6 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 3.82% 4.03% 11.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.26% 4.96% 12.57%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 21
Average salary £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -3.50%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
Test Scripting
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Knutsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
141 121 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 89.81% 81.21% 87.89%
Number of salaries quoted 126 111 165
Average salary £40,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £31,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £63,500 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Knutsford

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Knutsford

Test Scripting
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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 6 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 6 (100.00%) Integration Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Workflow
2 4 (66.67%) Finance

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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.

General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
1 6 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Lead Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Integration Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Workflow